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1999 Slim Jim All Pro Series, NASCAR Touring, Race Facts WHAT: 7Up 250 WHERE: Myrtle Beach Speedway, Myrtle Beach, S.C., 0.538-mile oval WHEN: Saturday, June 12, 8:00 p.m. DISTANCE: 250 laps (134.5 miles) POSTED...

1999 Slim Jim All Pro Series, NASCAR Touring, Race Facts

WHAT: 7Up 250 WHERE: Myrtle Beach Speedway, Myrtle Beach, S.C., 0.538-mile oval WHEN: Saturday, June 12, 8:00 p.m. DISTANCE: 250 laps (134.5 miles) POSTED AWARDS: $46,100 (including $2,900 Slim Jim All Pro Series, NASCAR Touring Championship point fund money.) TV/RADIO: None

FIELD: 30 cars. Starting positions 1-25 will be determined by time trials (2 laps), positions 26-29 will be available to any of the top 30 eligible drivers in the 1999 Slim Jim All Pro Series, NASCAR Touring Championship point standings, who have entered the event, but have not qualified for one of the original 25 starting positions. The 30th starting position will be assigned to any Slim Jim All Pro Series, NASCAR Touring Champion driver who participated as a driver in the 1998 Slim Jim All Pro Series, NASCAR Touring and who did not qualify for one of the original 25 starting positions, provided eligible driver attempts to qualify. If a starting position(s) remains unfilled, then that starting position(s) will become available to the next eligible car from the qualifying procedure for this event.

SANCTION: National Association for Stock Car Auto Racing, Inc. (NASCAR)

PROMOTER: Speedway of South Carolina, Inc.

SCHEDULE: Team Hauler Parking 8:00 a.m. Registration Opens 8:00 a.m. Inspection 9:00 a.m. Mandatory Rookie Drivers' Meeting 12:00 p.m. Practice 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. Mandatory Drivers' Meeting 3:15 p.m. Time Trials (2 laps, all positions) 6:00 p.m. 7 Up 250 8:00 p.m.

THE RACE: The 7 Up 250 is the eighth of 16 races on the 1999 Slim Jim All Pro Series, NASCAR Touring schedule, representing the completion of one half of the 1999 season. This event is always a thorough test of a Slim Jim All Pro Series team's mettle as endurance, pit strategy and racing luck all come into play.

1998 REVIEW: Eventual 1998 Slim Jim All Pro Series National Champion Freddie Query earned a hard-fought victory over Hal Goodson. Query inherited the lead on lap 196 when leader Ron Young was collected by the spinning car of Conrad Burr. In addition to Query and Young, Steve Mendenhall led the race and there were four drivers on the lead lap at the checkered flag. Goodson settled for second ahead of Bobby Gill, David Reutimann and Mardy Lindley. Query also grabbed the Bud Pole Award. Nineteen of the 30 starters were running at the end of the race while a whopping 44 cars attempted to make the starting field.

RECORDS Qual. Record: Steve Holzhausen, Bangor, Wisc., Chevrolet, 19.013 secs., 101.867 mph, 4/13/91 Fastest Avg. Speed: Ron Young, Conyers, Ga., Chevy, 1 hr., 48 mins., 18 secs., 74.510 mph, 7/20/96

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Series NASCAR
Drivers Conrad Burr , Ron Young