Sears Point fact sheet

>From NASCAR Public Relations NASCAR WlNSTON CUP FACT SHEET FOR THE SAVE MART SUPERMARKETS 300 WHAT: SAVE MART SUPER MARKETS 300, NASCAR WINSTON CUP RACE NO. 10 WHERE: Sears Point Raceway, Sonoma, California ...

>From NASCAR Public Relations

NASCAR WlNSTON CUP FACT SHEET FOR THE SAVE MART SUPERMARKETS 300

WHAT: SAVE MART SUPER MARKETS 300, NASCAR WINSTON CUP RACE NO. 10

WHERE: Sears Point Raceway, Sonoma, California 2.52 Mlle Paved Road Course

WHEN: Race starts at 1:10 p.m.. (PDT), Sunday, May 5, 1996

DISTANCE: 300 K - 74 Laps (187 Miles)

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

PROMOTER: Promoter: Brenda Raceway, lnc. d/b/a/ Sears Point Raceway TV: ESPN (Live) SAVE MART SUPER MARKETS 300 AlRTIME: 4:00 p.m.. (EDT) Announcers: Bob Jenkins, Benny Parsons and Ned Jarrett. Pit Reporters: Jerry Punch and Bill Weber.

RADIO: MRN Radio. SAVE MART SUPER MARKETS 300 AlRTIME: 3:45 p m.(EDT) Announcers: Barney Hall and Allen Bestwick.

SCHEDULE: FRIDAY, MAY 3: NASCAR WlNSTON CUP Series: Registration and inspection 7:00 a.m.. Drawing to determine order of qualifying 9:00 a.m.. Practice from 9:35 a.m.. to 12:35 p.m.. and 1:30 p.m.. to 2:00 p.m. Time trials 3:00 p.m.. (positions 1 -25).

SATURDAY, MAY 4: NASCAR WINSTON CUP SERIES: Registration & Inspection 7:00 a.m.. Practice from 8:00 a.m.. to 9:30 a.m.. Time trials @ 10:00 a.m.. (positions 26-38). Practice from 11:00 a.m.. to 12:00 p.m.. and following the NASCAR Featherlite Southwest Tour event as time permits.

NOTES OF INTEREST: Dale Earnhardt is the defending champion of the Save Mart Supermarkets 300 at Sears Point Raceway. Ricky Rudd holds the NASCAR Winston Cup qualifying record of 92.132 mph, set in May, 1995 at SPR. Ernie lrvan holds the 187-mile race record of 81.412 mph, set in June, 1992 at SPR.

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 Cup
Drivers Dale Earnhardt , Ned Jarrett , Benny Parsons