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1996 TranSouth Financial 400


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NASCAR Winston Cup race number 5 of 31
Sunday, March 24, 1996 at Darlington Raceway, Darlington, SC
293 laps on a 1.366 mile paved track (400.2 miles)

Time of race: 3:12:26
Average Speed: 124.792 mph
Pole Speed: 173.797 mph
Cautions: 11 for 56 laps
Margin of Victory: 1.4 sec
Attendance: n/a
Lead changes: 15

Glossary    1996 NASCAR Winston Cup results   /   1996 standings

Fin St # Driver Sponsor / Owner Car Laps Money Status Led Points
403537   John Andretti Kmart / Little Caesars   (Michael Kranefuss)Ford8715,654crash043
243830   Johnny Benson, Jr. Pennzoil   (Chuck Rider)Pontiac28821,485handling091
271511   Brett Bodine Lowe's   (Brett Bodine)Ford28119,385engine082
22197   Geoffrey Bodine QVC   (Geoffrey Bodine)Ford28920,450running097
102199   Jeff Burton Exide Batteries   (Jack Roush)Ford29215,055running15139
38 122   Ward Burton MBNA America   (Bill Davis)Pontiac13729,029crash754
392012   Derrike Cope Mane 'N Tail   (Bobby Allison)Ford13015,654engine046
31441   Ricky Craven Kodiak   (Larry Hedrick)Chevrolet29346,690running0165
373615   Wally Dallenbach, Jr. Hayes Modems   (Bud Moore)Ford15215,776crash052
14273   Dale Earnhardt GM Goodwrench Service   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet29228,080running1126
13 594   Bill Elliott McDonald's   (Bill Elliott)Ford29222,585running0124
1 224   Jeff Gordon DuPont Refinishes   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet29397,310running189185
262829   Steve Grissom Cartoon Network   (Gary Bechtel)Chevrolet28219,550running085
162343   Bobby Hamilton STP   (Petty Enterprises)Pontiac29121,905out of gas0115
412677   Bobby Hillin, Jr. Jasper Engines   (Doug Bawel)Ford299,279crash040
333228   Ernie Irvan Texaco / Havoline   (Yates Racing)Ford23023,895running064
15 388   Dale Jarrett Quality Care / Ford Credit   (Yates Racing)Ford29122,950out of gas10123
21318   Bobby Labonte Interstate Batteries   (Joe Gibbs)Chevrolet29357,550running38175
5175   Terry Labonte Kellogg's Corn Flakes   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet29334,325running0155
233771   Dave Marcis Prodigy   (Dave Marcis)Chevrolet28913,205running199
11334   Sterling Marlin Kodak Film   (Larry McClure)Chevrolet29230,800running20135
6166   Mark Martin Valvoline   (Jack Roush)Ford29331,275running0150
19111   Rick Mast Hooters   (Richard Jackson)Pontiac29021,270running0106
18 998   Jeremy Mayfield RCA   (Cale Yarborough)Ford29114,515running0109
71816   Ted Musgrave Family Channel / Primestar   (Jack Roush)Ford29325,695running0146
314087   Joe Nemechek Burger King   (Joe Nemechek)Chevrolet24216,020handling070
123942   Kyle Petty Coors Light   (Felix Sabates)Pontiac29222,870running0127
363133   Robert Pressley Skoal Bandit   (Leo Jackson)Chevrolet16115,790crash1260
92410   Ricky Rudd Tide   (Ricky Rudd)Ford29227,560running0138
301027   Elton Sawyer Blair Motorsports   (David Blair)Ford2689,080out of gas073
28 625   Ken Schrader Budweiser   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet28119,225running079
8 475   Morgan Shepherd Remington Arms   (Butch Mock)Ford29217,565running0142
25259   Lake Speed Spam   (Harry Melling)Ford28319,965out of gas088
321223   Jimmy Spencer Camel Cigarettes   (Travis Carter)Ford23315,985running067
20348   Hut Stricklin Circuit City   (Stavola Brothers)Ford29015,690running0103
352219   Dick Trickle Healthsource   (Mark Smith)Ford1658,825handling058
17 781   Kenny Wallace Square D / T.I.C.   (Fil Martocci)Ford29110,550running0112
214190   Mike Wallace Heilig-Meyers   (Junie Donlavey)Ford28913,670running0100
4 82   Rusty Wallace Miller   (Roger Penske)Ford29329,480running0160
343017   Darrell Waltrip Parts America   (Darrell Waltrip)Chevrolet20315,860handling061
292921   Michael Waltrip Citgo   (Wood Brothers)Ford27719,115running076

Failed to qualify or withdrew:
PosNameNbrSponsorOwnerCar
42Chuck Bown95Shoney's InnSadler BrothersFord
43Randy MacDonald78Diamond Rio / HanesJim WilsonFord
44Robbie Faggart02Miles MotorsportsJim MilesChevrolet
45Jimmy Hensley32Active TruckingDean MyersChevrolet

Caution flag breakdown:
ConditionFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
ReasonFree
Pass
122  
375   #19 accident turn 3 
82013  
21266   #4,25,77 accident backstretch 
279064  
91955   #7,37 accident backstretch 
9612126  
1221265   debris frontstretch 
1271315  
1321354   #12 spun turn 4 
1361383  
1391424   #9,22,28,87 accident frontstretch 
1431475  
1481525   #23 accident turn 1 
1531619  
1621687   #33 accident turn 3 
1691713  
1721765   #15 accident turn 3 
17720125  
2022065   #28 accident 
20721812  
2192235   #87 accident turn 2 
22429370  
  Percent of race run under caution: 19.1%             Average green flag run: 19.8 laps

Lap leader breakdown:
LeaderFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
  Ward Burton177
  Jeff Gordon82114
  Dave Marcis22221
  Jeff Gordon238664
  Dale Jarrett87882
  Bobby Labonte8912234
  Dale Earnhardt1231231
  Bobby Labonte1241274
  Jeff Burton12814215
  Jeff Gordon1431486
  Robert Pressley14916012
  Jeff Gordon16117616
  Sterling Marlin17719620
  Jeff Gordon19727882
  Dale Jarrett2792868
  Jeff Gordon2872937

Points standings after this race:
RankDriverPointsDiff
1   Dale Jarrett 783    
2   Dale Earnhardt 736   -47  
3   Ricky Rudd 726   -57  
4   Ricky Craven 698   -85  
5   Bill Elliott 667   -116  
6   Terry Labonte 649   -134  
7   Ted Musgrave 636   -147  
8   Mark Martin 617   -166  
9   Jeff Gordon 615   -168  
10   Ken Schrader 601   -182  
11   Bobby Hamilton 589   -194  
12   Sterling Marlin 587   -196  
13   Rusty Wallace 583   -200  
14   Jeff Burton 583   -200  
15   Kyle Petty 566   -217  
16   Jeremy Mayfield 565   -218  
17   Kenny Wallace 528   -255  
18   Bobby Labonte 520   -263  
19   Jimmy Spencer 516   -267  
20   Rick Mast 486   -297