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1997 Detroit Gasket 200


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NASCAR Busch Grand National Series race number 22 of 30
Saturday, August 16, 1997 at Michigan Speedway, Brooklyn, MI
100 laps on a 2.000 mile paved track (200.0 miles)

Time of race: 1:15:15
Average Speed: 159.681 mph
Pole Speed: 175.511 mph
Cautions: 1 for 4 laps
Margin of Victory: .682 sec
Attendance: n/a
Lead changes: 6

Glossary    1997 NASCAR Busch Grand National Series results   /   1997 standings

Fin St # Driver Sponsor / Owner Car Laps Money Status Led Points
1 43   Steve Park AC Delco   (Dale Earnhardt, Inc.)Chevrolet10040,675running14180
21620   Jimmy Spencer Zippo   (Allen Cretsinger)Chevrolet10016,850running0170
71831   Dale Earnhardt, Jr. Sikken's Car Refinishes   (Dale Earnhardt, Inc.)Chevrolet1006,295running0146
82717   Matt Kenseth Kraft Singles   (Robbie Reiser)Chevrolet10010,145running0142
91410   Phil Parsons Channellock   (Phil Parsons)Chevrolet1008,995running0138
10154   Dale Shaw Phoenix Racing   (James Finch)Chevrolet1006,745running0134
123637   Mark Green Timber Wolf   (Clarence Brewer)Chevrolet1008,595running0127
133434   Mike McLaughlin Royal Oak Charcoal   (Frank Cicci)Chevrolet10010,745running0124
141145   Jeff Fuller Hunters Specialties   (Mike Laughlin)Chevrolet1008,395running0121
152999   Glenn Allen, Jr. Luxaire   (Bill Papke)Chevrolet1008,720running0118
172574   Randy LaJoie Fina   (Bill Baumgardner)Chevrolet10010,420running0112
183929   Elliott Sadler Phillips 66   (Gary Bechtel)Chevrolet999,395running0109
19 55   Terry Labonte Alka-Seltzer / Bayer   (Terry Labonte)Chevrolet995,120running0106
20 11   Hermie Sadler DeWalt Tools   (Gary Bechtel)Chevrolet999,520running0103
211957   Jason Keller Slim Jim   (Joe Keller)Chevrolet999,320running0100
22232   Ricky Craven Raybestos   (Ricky Craven)Chevrolet995,045running097
242180   Mark Krogh Clearwater Forest Industries   (Robert Krogh)Chevrolet996,995running091
251733   Tim Fedewa Kleenex   (Bill Baumgardner)Chevrolet997,195running088
28 788   Kevin Lepage TBA 10/4/97   (David Ridling)Chevrolet989,120fuel079
302256   Jeff Krogh Clearwater Forest Industries   (Robert Krogh)Chevrolet987,045running073
313722   Scott Lagasse Pest Offense   (Allen Bloom)Chevrolet984,795running070
334285   Shane Hall Luck's Foods   (Don Stegall)Chevrolet975,780running064
352947   Robert Pressley Sunoco / 360 Communication   (Tad Geschickter)Chevrolet977,050running058
362470   Dale Fischlein Adrian Carriers   (Ivan Murphy)Chevrolet974,750running055
374143   Dennis Setzer Lance Snacks   (David Ridling)Chevrolet965,745running052
38 872   Mike Dillon Detroit Gasket   (Ron Parker)Chevrolet907,695running049
41126   Joe Bessey Power Team   (Joe Bessey)Chevrolet595,715rear end040
42 264   Dick Trickle Dura Lube   (Dennis Shoemaker)Chevrolet445,615engine237
4139   Jeff Burton Track Gear   (Jack Roush)Ford1008,145running0160
11 960   Mark Martin Winn-Dixie   (Jack Roush)Ford1007,695running74130
16 638   Elton Sawyer Barbasol   (Bob Sutton)Ford1008,195running2115
233221   Michael Waltrip Band-Aid   (Michael Waltrip)Ford995,020running094
263377   Ed Berrier Lear Corporation / UAW   (John Walsh)Ford994,920running085
272689   Johnny Chapman Alarm South   (Meredith Ruark)Ford986,895running082
293196   Stevie Reeves Big A Auto Parts   (Donald Laird)Ford986,895running076
393540   David Bonnett Dunlop Golf   (Doug Taylor)Ford884,715running046
403032   Dale Jarrett White Rain   (Dale Jarrett)Ford714,715rear end043
3 344   Bobby Labonte Shell Oil   (Bobby Labonte)Pontiac10012,770running8165
51000   Buckshot Jones Aquafresh   (Billy Jones)Pontiac10015,220running0155
63036   Todd Bodine Stanley   (Scott Welliver)Pontiac10011,470running0150
323807   Morgan Shepherd Jasper   (Morgan Shepherd)Pontiac984,790running067
344063   Tracy Leslie Lysol   (Hubert Hensley)Pontiac975,770running061

Failed to qualify or withdrew:
PosNameNbrSponsorOwnerCar
Kyle Petty49N.W.O.Kenneth ShaverChevrolet
Larry Pearson11Speedvision NetworkCurtis KeyFord
Mark Day1631-W InsulationWayne DayPontiac
Nathan Buttke78Carquest Auto PartsDan BrowderChevrolet
Doug Reid III97Godwin's GCIDoug Reid IIIChevrolet
Ron Barfield, Jr.94New Holland TractorsBill ElliottFord
Greg Sacks50RawlingsBobby JonesPontiac
Lyndon Amick35Rockwell DodgeBill AmickPontiac

Caution flag breakdown:
ConditionFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
Reason'Lucky
Dog'
13333  
34374   #40 accident turn 2 
3810063  
  Percent of race run under caution: 4.0%             Average green flag run: 48.0 laps

Lap leader breakdown:
LeaderFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
  Dick Trickle122
  Bobby Labonte331
  Elton Sawyer452
  Bobby Labonte6127
  Mark Martin138674
  Steve Park8710014

Points standings after this race:
RankDriverPointsDiff
1   Randy LaJoie 3247    
2   Todd Bodine 3135   -112  
3   Steve Park 2823   -424  
4   Phil Parsons 2798   -449  
5   Buckshot Jones 2706   -541  
6   Elliott Sadler 2703   -544  
7   Elton Sawyer 2652   -595  
8   Mike McLaughlin 2623   -624  
9   Tim Fedewa 2553   -694  
10   Jason Keller 2517   -730  
11   Hermie Sadler 2492   -755  
12   Kevin Lepage 2486   -761  
13   Mark Green 2358   -889  
14   Dick Trickle 2238   -1009  
15   Mike Dillon 2206   -1041  
16   Tracy Leslie 2124   -1123  
17   Glenn Allen, Jr. 2036   -1211  
18   Joe Bessey 1953   -1294  
19   Stevie Reeves 1905   -1342  
20   Jeff Green 1898   -1349