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NASCAR BUSCH SERIES FACT SHEET FOR GOODY'S HEADACHE POWDER 250

RACE: GOODY'S HEADACHE POWDER 250, 1996 NASCAR Busch Series Race # 7

DATE: March 30, 1996 RACE TIME: 2:00 p.m. (EST) PURSE: $284,413

LOCATION: Bristol international Raceway, Bristol, TN .533-Mile Concrete Raceway

DISTANCE: 250 Laps (133.25 Mlles)

RADIO: MRN Radio TV: ESPN (Delay)

STARTING FIELD: Fastest 32 cars through time trials. Four provisional starting positions based on current 1996 NASCAR Busch Series owner points.

SCHEDULE:

FRIDAY MARCH 29: NASCAR BUSCH SERIES: Registration and inspection 7:00 a.m. Practice from 9:30 to 11:00 a.m. and 12:30 to 1:15 p.m. Time trials following NASCAR WINSTON CUP time trials (All positions). Practice following time trials as time permits.

SATURDAY, MARCH 30: NASCAR BUSCH SERIES: START OF GOODY'S HEADACHE POWDER 260 - 2:00 P.M.

QUALIFYING RECORD: Mark Martin, Batesville, AR Ford 123.746 mph (15.506 seconds) April 8, 1994.

RACE RECORD: Harry Gant, Taylorsville, NC Buick 92.929 mph (1 hour, 26 minutes, 2 seconds) April 4, 1992.

PAST EVENTS: This will be the 27th NASCAR Busch Series race to be run at Bristol International Raceway since the track joined the series schedule in the inaugural season of 1932. NASCAR Busch Series race winners/pole winners in Spring; events at Bristol since 1982:

YEAR RACE WINNER BUSCH POLE WINNER 1995 Steve Grissom David Green 1994 David Green Mark Martin 1993 Michael Waltrip Ward Burton 1992 Harry Gant Butch Miller 1991 Bobby Labonte Jeff Burton 1990*** L. D.. Ottinger No time trials(weather) 1989 Rick Wilson Rick Wilson 1988 Dale Earnhardt Larry Pearson 1987 Morgan Shepherd Dale Earnhardt 1986 Morgan Shepherd Geoff Bodine 1985** Carrell Waltrip Tommy Ellis 1984 No event held 1983 Morgan Shepherd Sam Ard 1982* Phil Parsons David Pearson * original race distance 150 laps. ** Changed to 200 laps *** Changed to 250 laps

RACE WINS AT BIR SINCE 1982 (26 events): Morgan Shepherd, 4; Brett Bodine, Todd Bodine, Steve Grissom, Larry Pearson, 2; Sam Ard, Dale Earnhardt, Harry Gant, David Green, Jaok Ingram, Dale Jarrett, Bobby Labonte, Rick Mast, LED. Ottinger, Phil Parsons, Kenny Wallace, Darrell Waltrip, Michael Waltrip, Rick Wilson, 1.

Jack Durbin indy500@freenet.tlh.fl.us Motorsport News International jackd@motorsport.com (Moderators for "rec.autos.sport.info") Homepage http://www.freenet.tlh.fl.us/users/indy500/index.html

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Series NASCAR XFINITY
Drivers Dale Earnhardt , Jeff Burton , Ward Burton , Dale Jarrett , Bobby Labonte , Michael Waltrip , Todd Bodine , Kenny Wallace , David Green , Rick Mast , Steve Grissom , Morgan Shepherd , Phil Parsons , Butch Miller , Harry Gant , Mark Martin , David Pearson