Stewart wins at Daytona

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 DAYTONA BEACH, FL (TheSpread) – Tony Stewart picked up his third win of the 2012 NASCAR Sprint Cup season on Saturday night, as he won the Coke Zero 400 in a late surge.

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Stewart had the aid of a late caution flag that allowed him to get up front and pull away from a stacked group, led by Matt Kesneth, who seemed to have the car to beat all night. Down the final stretch, a wreck broke out that allowed Stewart to pull away for the win. Kenseth ended up third.

According to oddsmakers, Steward had 12/1 odds to win coming into this week’s race, meaning a wager of $100 will pay out an additional $1,200.

Stewart came from 42nd place to win the race. He ended up beating out Jeff Burton for first. Saturday’s win pushes Stewart up four spots in the standings to fifth. He is now 84 points behind leader, Matt Kenseth. Stewart is just one of two drivers with three wins this year.

For complete Coke Zero 400 results, see below.

2012 NASCAR Coke Zero 400 Results – July 7, 2012 – Daytona International Speedway

1 Tony Stewart (14)

2 Jeff Burton (31)

3 Matt Kenseth (17)

4 Joey Logano (20)

5 Ryan Newman (39)

6 Brad Keselowski (2)

7 Carl Edwards (99)

8 Michael Waltrip (55)

9 Bobby Labonte (47)

10 David Reutimann (10)

11 Kasey Kahne (5)

12 Jeff Gordon (24)

13 Paul Menard (27)

14 Jamie McMurray (1)

15 Dale Earnhardt Jr. (88)

16 Travis Kvapil (93)

17 Martin Truex Jr. (56)

18 Aric Almirola (43)

19 Terry Labonte (32)

20 Casey Mears (13)

21 Greg Biffle (16)

22 Dave Blaney (36)

23 Kevin Harvick (29)

24 Kyle Busch (18)

25 Denny Hamlin (11)

26 David Ragan (34)

27 Trevor Bayne (21)

28 Juan Pablo Montoya (42)

29 Clint Bowyer (15)

30 Marcos Ambrose (9)

31 David Gilliland (38)

32 Landon Cassill (83)

33 Sam Hornish Jr. (22)

34 Regan Smith (78)

35 Kurt Busch (51)

36 Jimmie Johnson (48)

37 Bill Elliott (50)

38 Josh Wise (26)

39 David Stremme (30)

40 J.J. Yeley (249)

41 Joe Nemechek (87)

42 Stephen Leicht (33)

43 Mike Bliss (98)

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