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The 2005 UAW-Ford 500 was a NASCAR Nextel Cup Series race that took place on October 2, 2005 at Talladega Superspeedway in Talladega, Alabama . It was the 29th race of the 2005 NASCAR Nextel Cup Series and the third in the ten-race, season-ending Chase for the Nextel Cup.

2005 UAW-Ford 500
Race details[1]
Race 29 of 36 in the 2005 NASCAR Nextel Cup Series
Date October 2, 2005 (2005-10-02)
Official name UAW Ford 500
Location Talladega, Alabama, U.S.
Course Talladega Superspeedway
2.66 mi (4.28 km)
Distance 190 laps, 505.4 mi (813.2 km)
Scheduled Distance 188 laps, 500.1 mi (804.833 km)
Average speed 143.818 miles per hour (231.453 km/h)
Attendance 155,000
Pole position
Driver Robert Yates Racing
Time 50.597 sec (189.26 mph, 304.584 kph)
Most laps led
Driver Tony Stewart Joe Gibbs Racing
Laps 65
Winner
No. 88 Dale Jarrett Robert Yates Racing
Television in the United States
Network NBC
Announcers Bill Weber, Benny Parsons, Wally Dallenbach, Jr.

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  1. ^ "2005 UAW-Ford 500". Racing-Reference. Retrieved December 12, 2016.