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Report from Motorsport News International NASCAR Public Relations 1997 NASCAR Winston Cup Series Unofficial Results Miller 500 Dover Downs International Speedway Race 12 / June 1 Pos Car Name Sponsor Make Laps Pts Bs...

Report from Motorsport News International

NASCAR Public Relations

1997 NASCAR Winston Cup Series Unofficial Results Miller 500 Dover Downs International Speedway Race 12 / June 1

Pos Car Name Sponsor Make Laps Pts Bs Money Status

1 10 Ricky Rudd Tide Frd 500 180 5 $95,255 Running 2 6 Mark Martin Valvoline Frd 500 175 5 52,405 Running 3 99 Jeff Burton Exide Batteries Frd 500 170 5 53,155 Running 4 37 Jeremy Mayfield Kmart/RC Cola Frd 500 160 37,090 Running 5 44 Kyle Petty Hot Wheels Pon 500 160 5 31,820 Running 6 33 Kenny Schrader Skoal Bandit Chv 499 155 5 34,515 Running 7 21 Michael Waltrip Citgo Frd 499 146 32,265 Running 8 94 Bill Elliott McDonalds Frd 499 142 31,765 Running 9 31 Mike Skinner R Lowe's Chv 498 138 24,815 Running 10 4 Sterling Marlin Kodak Film Chv 498 134 39,615 Running 11 16 Ted Musgrave Family Channel/ PRIME Frd 498 130 29,540 Running 12 75 Rick Mast Remington Arms/ Stren Frd 498 127 28,940 Running 13 25 Ricky Craven Budweiser Chv 498 124 28,450 Running 14 5 Terry Labonte Kellogg's Chv 497 121 38,940 Running 15 42 Joe Nemechek BellSouth Chv 497 118 22,690 Running 16 3 Dale Earnhardt GM Goodwrench Ser Chv 497 115 33,265 Running 17 43 Bobby Hamilton STP Pon 497 112 31,780 Running 18 96 David Green R Caterpillar Chv 496 109 16,665 Running 19 8 Hut Stricklin Circuit City Frd 496 106 27,140 Running 20 36 Derrike Cope Skittles Pon 495 103 22,440 Running 21 30 Johnny Benson Pennzoil Pon 495 105 5 26,840 Running 22 23 Jimmy Spencer Camel Frd 493 97 26,690 Running 23 91 Mike Wallace Spam Chv 493 94 16,340 Running 24 41 Steve Grissom Kodiak Chv 492 91 26,490 Running 25 71 Dave Marcis Realtree Chv 492 88 19,540 Running 26 24 Jeff Gordon DuPont Refinishes Chv 490 90 5 33,470 Running 27 81 Kenny Wallace Square D Frd 485 82 26,090 Running 28 17 Darrell Waltrip Parts America Chv 482 84 5 26,040 Running 29 98 John Andretti RCA Frd 481 76 25,490 Running 30 28 Ernie Irvan Texaco Havoline Frd 471 78 5 35,940 Accident 31 97 Chad Little John Deere Pon 468 70 15,890 Oil Leak 32 88 Dale Jarrett Quality Care/Frd Cr Frd 463 77 10 44,130 Engine 33 11 Brett Bodine Close Call Phone Frd 453 64 22,780 Ignition 34 22 Ward Burton MBNA America Pon 435 61 15,730 Running 35 19 Gary Bradberry Chld Support Rec Frd 395 58 15,530 Accident 36 40 Wally Dallenbach Coors Light Chv 364 55 22,515 Electrical 37 29 Jeff Green Cartoon Network Chv 356 52 15,485 Suspension 38 1 Morgan Shepherd Cruisin' America Ph Pon 323 54 5 22,485 Accident 39 2 Rusty Wallace Miller Lite Frd 316 46 32,485 Engine 40 18 Bobby Labonte Interstate Batter Pon 283 48 5 36,485 Running 41 90 Dick Trickle Heilig-Meyers/ Simmon Frd 238 40 15,485 Accident 42 7 Geoff Bodine QVC Frd 237 42 5 22,485 Accident 43 77 Bobby Hillin Jr Jasper Eng/Fed Mog Frd 234 34 15,485 Accident

Margin of Victory: .091 second Time of Race: 4 hours, 21 minutes, 42 seconds Average Speed: 114.635 mph Lead Changes: 23 among 13 drivers Cautions: 8 for 54 laps Unocal 76 Challenge ($7,600): Unclaimed $15,200 at Pocono - June 8 NASCAR Winston Cup Leader Bonus ($70,000): Unclaimed -- $80,000 at Pocono Gatorade Front Runner ($10,000): Dale Jarrett -- Ford Quality Care/Ford Credit Ford MCI Fast Pace Award ($5,000): Ernie Irvan -- Texaco Havoline Ford RCA Pit Strategy Award ($5,000): Jim Long, crew chief -- Tide Ford Opryland Great Entertainment Award ($4,000): Ricky Rudd and Jeff Burton Plasti-Kote Winning Finish ($3,000): Jim Long True Value Man of the Race ($2,000): Ricky Rudd Western Auto Mechanic of the Race ($2,000): Jim Long Exide All Charged Up Award ($2,000): Jeff Burton -- Exide Ford Raybestos Top-Stopper Award ($2,000): Ricky Rudd Goody's Headache Award ($1,500): Dale Jarrett NASCAR Winston Cup Series Rookie-of-the-Race ($1,000): Mike Skinner -- Lowe's Chevrolet Unofficial NASCAR Winston Cup Series Rookie-of-the-Year Standings: Mike Skinner 140 Robby Gordon 107 David Green 85 Jeff Green -- 9

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Series NASCAR Cup
Drivers Dale Earnhardt , John Andretti , Brett Bodine , Jeff Burton , Ward Burton , Derrike Cope , Wally Dallenbach , Bill Elliott , Jeff Gordon , Bobby Hamilton , Ernie Irvan , Dale Jarrett , Darrell Waltrip , Bobby Labonte , Terry Labonte , Jeremy Mayfield , Dick Trickle , Rusty Wallace , Michael Waltrip , Mike Skinner , Kyle Petty , Jimmy Spencer , Joe Nemechek , Kenny Wallace , Jeff Green , Sterling Marlin , Robby Gordon , Mike Wallace , Hut Stricklin , Johnny Benson , Ted Musgrave , Ricky Craven , Chad Little , David Green , Dave Marcis , Rick Mast , Steve Grissom , Gary Bradberry , Morgan Shepherd , Mark Martin