Contact Us !
Home | Drivers | Owners | Tracks | Sprint Cup | Nationwide | CWTS | KNPSW | KNPSE | IndyCar | ARCA | F1 | Tudor | Random
Links for this race (some data may be unavailable):
    Race Results     Qualifying Results   Loop Data Stats   Pit Stops
  Comments (9)   Video Links (0)     Crew Chiefs
Page Sponsorship ($5)

1997 Galaxy Foods 300


Previous race results / Next race results                     Previous at this track / Next at this track

NASCAR Busch Grand National Series race number 7 of 30
Saturday, March 29, 1997 at Hickory Motor Speedway, Hickory, NC
300 laps on a .363 mile paved track (108.9 miles)

Time of race: 1:50:40
Average Speed: 59.042 mph
Pole Speed: no time trials
Cautions: 14 for 80 laps
Margin of Victory: .770 sec
Attendance: n/a
Lead changes: 8

Glossary    1997 NASCAR Busch Grand National Series results   /   1997 standings

Fin St # Driver Sponsor / Owner Car Laps Money Status Led Points
14 600   Buckshot Jones Aquafresh   (Billy Jones)Pontiac3007,695running0121
11101   Hermie Sadler DeWalt Tools   (Gary Bechtel)Chevrolet3005,520running0130
19 210   Phil Parsons Channellock   (Phil Parsons)Chevrolet2984,245running0106
302717   Tim Bender Kraft Singles   (Robbie Reiser)Chevrolet763,945crash073
81129   Elliott Sadler Diamond Ridge   (Gary Bechtel)Chevrolet3005,795running0142
13133   Steve Park AC Delco   (Dale Earnhardt, Inc.)Chevrolet3006,070running0124
212832   Jason Jarrett Hudson Technologies   (Dale Jarrett)Ford2963,045running0100
3 933   Tim Fedewa Kleenex   (Bill Baumgardner)Chevrolet30011,230running0165
102034   Mike McLaughlin Royal Oak Charcoal   (Frank Cicci)Chevrolet3008,945running0134
5 136   Todd Bodine Stanley   (Scott Welliver)Pontiac3008,555running18155
9 837   Mark Green Timber Wolf   (Clarence Brewer)Chevrolet3005,645running0138
6 738   Elton Sawyer Barbasol   (Bob Sutton)Ford3006,145running0150
25234   Tim Steele HS Die / CLIMINC   (James Finch)Chevrolet2795,395overheating088
292140   Jerry Robertson Taylor Motorsports   (Doug Taylor)Ford1572,945overheating076
181543   Dennis Setzer Lance Snacks   (David Ridling)Chevrolet2984,270running0109
151245   Greg Sacks Hunters Specialties   (Mike Laughlin)Ford3005,820running0118
121647   Jeff Fuller Sunoco   (Tad Geschickter)Chevrolet3007,745running0127
273148   Randy Porter Unifirst Uniforms   (James Porter)Ford2702,945engine082
72457   Jason Keller Slim Jim   (Joe Keller)Chevrolet3008,195running0146
22266   Joe Bessey Power Team   (Joe Bessey)Chevrolet2955,020running097
312961   Mike Olsen Little Trees   (Mike Olsen)Chevrolet623,145overheating070
261763   Tracy Leslie Lysol   (Hubert Hensley)Pontiac2753,945running085
1 564   Dick Trickle Dura Lube   (Dennis Shoemaker)Chevrolet30021,130running25180
161472   Mike Dillon Detroit Gasket   (Ron Parker)Chevrolet2997,570running0115
2 374   Randy LaJoie Fina   (Bill Baumgardner)Chevrolet30023,505running255170
4 48   Jeff Green Diamond Ridge   (Gary Bechtel)Chevrolet30010,705running2160
233085   Shane Hall Luck's / Bama Foods   (Don Stegall)Chevrolet2934,995running094
201988   Kevin Lepage Hype   (David Ridling)Chevrolet2977,870running0103
282589   Johnny Chapman Sherwin-Williams   (Meredith Ruark)Ford2263,945overheating079
172296   Stevie Reeves Big A Auto Parts   (Donald Laird)Ford2995,295running0112
241899   Glenn Allen, Jr. Luxaire   (Bill Papke)Chevrolet2913,945running091

Failed to qualify or withdrew:
PosNameNbrSponsorOwnerCar
Johnny Rumley27Carolyn LaugeniFord
Wayne Grubb83Link-Belt ConstructionWilliam GrubbChevrolet
Chris Diamond68J & L MotorsJerry FrancisChevrolet
Kevin Grubb82Virginia Is For LoversKevin GrubbChevrolet
Dale Earnhardt, Jr.31GargoylesDale Earnhardt, Inc.Chevrolet
Mark Krogh80Clearwater Forest IndustriesRobert KroghChevrolet
Rodney Combs78Mark III FinancialDan BrowderChevrolet
Jeff Krogh56Clearwater Forest IndustriesRobert KroghChevrolet
Jeff McClure77Lear CorporationJohn WalshFord

Caution flag breakdown:
ConditionFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
Reason'Lucky
Dog'
12727  
283710   #61,89,45 accident turn 2 
385013  
51555   #89 spun turn 4 
56638  
64685   #6 spun turn 3 
697810  
798810   #10,17,89 accident turn 2 
89957  
96983   #4,63 spun turn 4 
99991  
1001012  
10211817  
1191246   #8,1 spun turn 4 
12513410  
1351395   #4 spun turn 4 
1401478  
1481525   #32 accident turn 4 
15316513  
1661716   #88,72,85,99 accident turn 1 
17219928  
2002012  
20221615  
2172204   #00 spun turn 2 
2212255  
2262294   #85 accident turn 2 
2302323  
23324513   #63 accident turn 2 
24630055  
  Percent of race run under caution: 26.7%             Average green flag run: 14.7 laps

Lap leader breakdown:
LeaderFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
  Todd Bodine11818
  Randy LaJoie1910587
  Jeff Green1061061
  Randy LaJoie10711610
  Jeff Green1171171
  Randy LaJoie11819982
  Dick Trickle2002023
  Randy LaJoie20327876
  Dick Trickle27930022

Points standings after this race:
RankDriverPointsDiff
1   Todd Bodine 1066    
2   Randy LaJoie 1028   -38  
3   Phil Parsons 1003   -63  
4   Jeff Green 964   -102  
5   Dick Trickle 927   -139  
6   Elton Sawyer 874   -192  
7   Tim Fedewa 854   -212  
8   Buckshot Jones 852   -214  
9   Mark Green 846   -220  
10   Elliott Sadler 787   -279  
11   Hermie Sadler 784   -282  
12   Mark Martin 758   -308  
13   Steve Park 742   -324  
14   Greg Sacks 721   -345  
15   Mike Dillon 716   -350  
16   Jeff Fuller 710   -356  
17   Mike McLaughlin 689   -377  
18   Kevin Lepage 670   -396  
19   Jason Keller 666   -400  
20   Glenn Allen, Jr. 662   -404