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Richmond, Va -- The Pontiac Excitement 400 has been restarted after last night's postponement due to rain. The green came out after several laps under caution to warm the car systems and tires. Dale Jarrett's Robert Yates Racing Ford led the way...

Richmond, Va -- The Pontiac Excitement 400 has been restarted after last night's postponement due to rain. The green came out after several laps under caution to warm the car systems and tires.

Dale Jarrett's Robert Yates Racing Ford led the way to the green, but Ward Burton put his Bill Davis Dodge back in the led before lap 90.

Johnny Benson, MBV Pontiac driver, was released form the hospital this morning. Benson only injury is a broken rib. He returned to the track to cheer the team on and give moral support. Joe Nemechek is driving for Benson today.

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Series NASCAR Cup
Drivers Ward Burton , Dale Jarrett , Joe Nemechek , Johnny Benson , Robert Yates
Teams Yates Racing