PEPSI 150 FACT SHEET RACE: Pepsi 150, 1997 NASCAR Busch Grand National North Series ...
PEPSI 150 FACT SHEET
RACE: Pepsi 150, 1997 NASCAR Busch Grand National North Series #10
DATE: August 8, 1998 RACE TIME: 12:00 P.M. PURSE: $148,765
LOCATION: Watkins Glen International, Watkins Glen, N.Y. 2.45-Mile Road Course
DISTANCE: 150 Miles (62 laps)
RADIO: N/A TV: ESPN (Live)
STARTING FIELD: The starting field will be determined through European Qualifying on Thursday at 2:15 p.m. with the first 34 starting positions going to the fastest qualifiers. Four provisional starting spots will be awarded to non-qualifiers.
QUALIFYING SCHEDULE: Thursday, August 6, 1996 at 2:15 P.M. (European Style Qualifying)
QUALIFYING RECORD: Curtis Markham 1:18.450 112.428 mph
RACE RECORD: 2 Hours, 0 Minutes, 34 Seconds, 1995 Joe Bessey PAST EVENTS: This weekend marks the sixth visit for the NASCAR Busch Grand National North Division to Watkins Glen International. This is the fourth time the Busch North event will be 150-mile event, formally 125 miles. Past race winners and pole sitters since the inaugural Busch North 125:
YEAR RACE WINNER POLE WINNER 1997 Ted Christopher Mike Stefanik 1996 Andy Santerre None (Qualifying Rained Out) 1995 Joe Bessey Curtis Markham 1994 Butch Leitzinger Butch Leitzinger 1993 Bobby Dragon Curtis Markham