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NASCAR Winston West Series race number 3 of 8
Sunday, June 12, 1988 at Riverside International Raceway, Riverside, CA
95 laps on a 2.620 mile road course (248.900 miles)

Time of race: 2:43:03
Average speed: 88.341 mph
Pole speed: 118.484 mph
Cautions: 7 for 27 laps
Margin of victory: 0.34 sec
Attendance: 43000
Lead changes: 14

Glossary    1988 NASCAR Winston West Series results   /   1988 standings

PosSt#DriverCarLapsMoneyStatusLedPts
1 227   Rusty Wallace   (Cup)Kodiak   (Raymond Beadle)Pontiac9549100running430
2 311   Terry Labonte   (Cup)Budweiser   (Junior Johnson)Chevrolet9526175running10
3 126   Ricky Rudd   (Cup)Quaker State   (Kenny Bernstein)Buick9520950running300
4 63   Dale Earnhardt   (Cup)GM Goodwrench   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet9518600running70
52155   Phil Parsons   (Cup)Crown Petroleum   (Leo Jackson / Richard Jackson)Oldsmobile9510725running00
62943   Richard Petty   (Cup)STP   (Petty Enterprises)Pontiac9510850running00
7156   Mark Martin   (Cup)Stroh's Light   (Jack Roush)Ford955450running00
81929   Dale Jarrett   (Cup)Hardee's   (Cale Yarborough)Oldsmobile955000running40
91044   Sterling Marlin   (Cup)Piedmont Airlines   (Billy Hagan)Oldsmobile956675running00
10 475   Neil Bonnett   (Cup)Valvoline   (RahMoc Enterprises)Pontiac9512925running50
114030   Michael Waltrip   (Cup)Country Time Lemonade   (Chuck Rider)Pontiac956275running00
123773   Bill Schmitt Tom Bell   (Bill Schmitt)Chevrolet954450running050
133090   Benny Parsons   (Cup)Bull's Eye Barbecue Sauce   (Junie Donlavey)Ford955550running00
14 521   Kyle Petty   (Cup)Citgo   (Wood Brothers)Ford959650running00
151318   Rick Hendrick   (Cup)Levi Garrett   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet942550running00
16 89   Bill Elliott   (Cup)Coors   (Harry Melling)Ford9411000running00
172768   Derrike Cope   (Cup)Purolator Filters   (Jim Testa)Chevrolet945075running00
182476   Tommy Kendall Spears Manufacturing   (Wayne Spears)Buick943400running149
193388   Buddy Baker   (Cup)Red Baron Frozen Pizza   (Buddy Baker / Danny Schiff)Oldsmobile944800running00
201125   Ken Schrader   (Cup)Folger's Coffee   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet948550running00
21 971   Dave Marcis   (Cup)Lifebuoy Soap   (Dave Marcis)Chevrolet944600running00
222312   Bobby Allison   (Cup)Miller High Life   (Stavola Brothers)Buick938700running00
231619   Chad Little Coors Extra Gold   (George Jefferson / Fred Stoke)Ford933875running348
24228   Bobby Hillin, Jr.   (Cup)Miller High Life   (Stavola Brothers)Buick924250running00
253866   John Krebs Skoal   (John Krebs)Oldsmobile921600running047
261883   Lake Speed   (Cup)Wynn's   (Lake Speed)Oldsmobile912125running00
272679   Roy Smith Western Peterbilt   (Warren Razore)Ford852575running146
28 717   Darrell Waltrip   (Cup)Tide   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet858400overheating00
292831   Joe Ruttman   (Cup)Slender You Figure Salons   (Bob Clark)Oldsmobile842000running00
303263   Jocko Maggiacomo   (Cup)Maggiacomo Racing   (Jim Rosenblum)Chevrolet841350running00
31422   Ernie Irvan   (Cup)Kroger   (D.K. Ulrich)Chevrolet781050oil pump00
323428   Davey Allison   (Cup)Havoline   (Harry Ranier)Ford7410675running00
33254   Rick Wilson   (Cup)Kodak Film   (Larry McClure)Oldsmobile561850running00
34145   Geoffrey Bodine   (Cup)Levi Garrett   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet523225piston00
353662   Terry Petris Marchman   (John & Terry Petris)Chevrolet521150ball joint045
363504   Hershel McGriff U.S. Bank   (Hershel McGriff)Pontiac511145rock stud044
373108   Rick McCray Wewaynes / Far West Meat   (Rick McCray)Pontiac461140engine043
38207   Alan Kulwicki   (Cup)Zerex   (Alan Kulwicki)Ford393135oil pressure00
394332   Ruben Garcia Pick Your Part   (Fred Stoke)Chevrolet273380crash042
401715   Brett Bodine   (Cup)Crisco   (Bud Moore)Ford229700engine00
41391   Jim Bown Rose Auto Wrecking   (Dick Bown)Chevrolet221600oil pressure041
421233   Morgan Shepherd   (Cup)Skoal Bandit   (Hal Needham)Chevrolet103100engine00
434152   Jimmy Means   (Cup)Eureka Vacuum Cleaners   (Jimmy Means)Pontiac53100engine00

Failed to qualify, withdrew, or driver changes:
PosNameNbrSponsorOwnerCar
Howard Mark03Deland Truck CentersHoward MarkChevrolet
Ken Bouchard10Whitcomb RacingBob WhitcombFord
Butch Gilliland14Anaheim Brake / Gilly'sButch GillilandBuick
Reno Fontana16Hollywood ReporterReno FontanaPontiac
Scott Gaylord20One Grand / OliverGeoff BurneyOldsmobile
St. James Davis22St. James RacingLaDonna DavisBuick
Jack Sellers41Maxim Hotel / Coca-ColaSara VincentChevrolet
Billy Fulcher45Fulcher RacingBobby FulcherOldsmobile
Marta Leonard46The Leonard CompanyMarta LeonardChevrolet
Tony Spanos48Fleet ServiceJames HyltonBuick
George Follmer50Midgley RacingDick MidgleyPontiac
Ron Esau67McDonald'sBuddy ArringtonBuick
Ray Kelly74Kelly Allison TransmissionRay KellyPontiac
Glen Steurer81T.O.E.Glen SteurerChevrolet
Jim Danielson82Chico Auto Parts / DancoShirnell GautscheBuick
Sumner McKnight85McKnight RacingSumner McKnightFord
Bob Howard89PennzoilTom HathawayOldsmobile
Rodney Combs97AC Spark PlugsTom WinkleOldsmobile

Caution flag breakdown:
ConditionFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
ReasonFree
Pass
155  
694   #52 stalled esses 
10123  
13175   #8,28 spun esses 
18225  
23253   oil on track 
26283  
29335   #32 accident turn 9B 
344815  
49513   oil turn 8 
528231  
83853   #2 stalled backstretch 
86861  
87904   #11,25,44,71,75 accident turn 9B 
91955  
  Percent of race run under caution: 28.4%             Average green flag run: 8.5 laps

Lap leader breakdown:
LeaderFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
  Ricky Rudd166
  Rusty Wallace7126
  Dale Earnhardt13131
  Dale Jarrett14174
  Ricky Rudd18236
  Dale Earnhardt24296
  Roy Smith30301
  Chad Little31333
  Ricky Rudd344815
  Terry Labonte49491
  Tommy Kendall50501
  Rusty Wallace517323
  Ricky Rudd74763
  Neil Bonnett77815
  Rusty Wallace829514

Points Standings after this race:
RankDriverPointsDiff
1   Roy Smith 154    
2   Bill Schmitt 145   -9  
3   Chad Little 135   -19  
4   Jim Bown 124   -30  
5   Ruben Garcia 121   -33  
6   Terry Petris 117   -37  
7   Hershel McGriff 113   -41  
8   John Krebs 103   -51  
9   Rick McCray 97   -57  
10   Tommy Kendall 96   -58  
11   Glen Steurer 92   -62  
12   J.C. Danielsen 88   -66  
13   Scott Gaylord 87   -67  
14   Bob Howard 82   -72  
15   Harry Goularte 77   -77  
16   Marta Leonard 75   -79  
17   Sumner McKnight 73   -81  
17   St. James Davis 73   -81  
19   Reno Fontana 70   -84  
19   Pat Mintey 70   -84