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1988 Miller High Life 400


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NASCAR Winston Cup race number 14 of 29
Sunday, June 26, 1988 at Michigan International Speedway, Brooklyn, MI
200 laps on a 2.000 mile paved track (400.000 miles)

Time of race: 2:36:18
Average speed: 153.551 mph
Pole speed: 172.687 mph
Cautions: 4 for 15 laps
Margin of victory: .26 sec
Attendance: 68000
Lead changes: 13

Glossary    1988 NASCAR Winston Cup results   /   1988 standings

PosSt#DriverCarLapsMoneyStatusLedPts
1 527   Rusty Wallace Kodiak   (Raymond Beadle)Pontiac20064100running106185
2 19   Bill Elliott Coors   (Harry Melling)Ford20042875running24175
31811   Terry Labonte Budweiser   (Junior Johnson)Chevrolet20028075running29170
4 93   Dale Earnhardt GM Goodwrench   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet20026175running12165
5 25   Geoffrey Bodine Levi Garrett   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet20020325running0155
61125   Ken Schrader Folger's Coffee   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet20016000running3155
73555   Phil Parsons Crown Petroleum   (Leo Jackson / Richard Jackson)Oldsmobile20014150running0146
8 417   Darrell Waltrip Tide   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet19915450running1147
92829   Cale Yarborough Hardee's   (Cale Yarborough)Oldsmobile1999700running1143
101212   Mike Alexander Miller High Life   (Stavola Brothers)Buick19915950running0134
113126   Ricky Rudd Quaker State   (Kenny Bernstein)Buick19910425running0130
12108   Bobby Hillin, Jr. Miller High Life   (Stavola Brothers)Buick1999950running0127
132188   Buddy Baker Red Baron Frozen Pizza   (Buddy Baker / Danny Schiff)Oldsmobile1989500running1129
14136   Mark Martin Stroh's Light   (Jack Roush)Ford1987050running0121
15292   Ernie Irvan Kroger   (D.K. Ulrich)Chevrolet1986250running0118
162631   Joe Ruttman Slender You Figure Salons   (Bob Clark)Oldsmobile1986250running0115
173210   Ken Bouchard Whitcomb Racing   (Bob Whitcomb)Ford1974675running0112
183971   Dave Marcis Lifebuoy   (Dave Marcis)Chevrolet1977500running0109
192075   Neil Bonnett Valvoline   (Rahmoc Enterprises)Pontiac19710985running0106
204198   Brad Noffsinger Sunoco   (Mike Curb)Buick1964420running0103
21 67   Alan Kulwicki Zerex   (Alan Kulwicki)Ford1956725running0100
223796   Dana Patten U.S. Chrome   (Dana Patten)Buick1943510running097
233067   Buddy Arrington Pannill Sweatshirts   (Buddy Arrington)Ford1885375running094
242443   Richard Petty STP   (Petty Enterprises)Pontiac1866265running091
25331   Dale Jarrett Port-A-Lube   (Hoss Ellington)Buick1833255running088
26 723   Eddie Bierschwale Wayne Paging   (Don Bierschwale)Oldsmobile1743070cylinder085
271615   Brett Bodine Crisco   (Bud Moore)Ford16511610engine082
283430   Michael Waltrip Country Time Lemonade   (Chuck Rider)Pontiac1585900engine079
292283   Lake Speed Wynn's / Kmart   (Lake Speed)Oldsmobile1283715crank076
301497   Rodney Combs GM Tech Team   (Tom Winkle)Buick1262805engine073
312792   David Sosebee Lucky ComptonFord1242750ignition0 
322568   Derrike Cope Purolator Filters   (Jim Testa)Ford1215410clutch067
331721   Kyle Petty Citgo   (Wood Brothers)Ford1059650engine064
342333   Morgan Shepherd Skoal Bandit   (Hal Needham)Chevrolet835275engine061
35 328   Davey Allison Havoline   (Harry Ranier)Ford7012440engine2363
364052   Jimmy Means Eureka Vacuum Cleaners   (Jimmy Means)Pontiac515185engine055
371544   Sterling Marlin Piedmont Airlines   (Billy Hagan)Oldsmobile415150engine052
38 890   Benny Parsons Bull's Eye Barbecue Sauce   (Junie Donlavey)Ford225110oil pump049
393636   H.B. Bailey National Motors   (H.B. Bailey)Pontiac212470oil leak046
403851   David Simko Tom Company   (Elmer Simko)Pontiac92450engine0 
41194   Rick Wilson Kodak Film   (Larry McClure)Oldsmobile23050engine040

Failed to qualify, withdrew, or driver changes:
PosNameNbrSponsorOwnerCar
Connie Saylor
Jay Sommers
J.D. McDuffie70Rumple FurnitureJ.D. McDuffiePontiac
Jimmy Horton80

Caution flag breakdown:
ConditionFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
ReasonFree
Pass
122  
364   #4 engine 
74337  
44474   #44 engine 
48155108  
1561594   #1 accident turn 4 
1601667  
1671693   #15 engine 
17020031  
  Percent of race run under caution: 7.5%             Average green flag run: 37.0 laps

Lap leader breakdown:
LeaderFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
  Bill Elliott12121
  Davey Allison224423
  Darrell Waltrip45451
  Rusty Wallace468540
  Bill Elliott86883
  Terry Labonte89902
  Buddy Baker91911
  Rusty Wallace9212837
  Terry Labonte1291313
  Ken Schrader1321343
  Cale Yarborough1351351
  Terry Labonte13615924
  Dale Earnhardt16017112
  Rusty Wallace17220029

Points Standings after this race:
RankDriverPointsDiff
1   Rusty Wallace 2145    
2   Dale Earnhardt 2015   -130  
3   Bill Elliott 1995   -150  
4   Terry Labonte 1939   -206  
5   Ken Schrader 1829   -316  
6   Geoffrey Bodine 1814   -331  
7   Sterling Marlin 1808   -337  
8   Phil Parsons 1762   -383  
9   Darrell Waltrip 1734   -411  
10   Bobby Hillin, Jr. 1723   -422  
11   Buddy Baker 1668   -477  
12   Neil Bonnett 1661   -484  
13   Ricky Rudd 1656   -489  
14   Bobby Allison 1654   -491  
15   Davey Allison 1641   -504  
16   Mark Martin 1574   -571  
17   Kyle Petty 1573   -572  
18   Alan Kulwicki 1528   -617  
19   Lake Speed 1491   -654  
20   Dale Jarrett 1453   -692