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NASCAR Winston Cup race number 8 of 29
Sunday, April 24, 1988 at Martinsville Speedway, Martinsville, VA
500 laps on a 0.526 mile paved track (263.000 miles)

Time of race: 3:31:08
Average speed: 74.74 mph
Pole speed: 91.328 mph
Cautions: 7 for 46 laps
Margin of victory: 1.99 sec
Attendance: 46000
Lead changes: 10

Glossary    1988 NASCAR Winston Cup results   /   1988 standings

PosSt#DriverCarLapsMoneyStatusLedPts
1143   Dale Earnhardt GM Goodwrench   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet50053550running182185
22144   Sterling Marlin Piedmont Airlines   (Billy Hagan)Oldsmobile50029975running101175
3298   Bobby Hillin, Jr. Miller High Life   (Stavola Brothers)Buick49920775running11170
41711   Terry Labonte Budweiser   (Junior Johnson)Chevrolet49814550running1165
5 617   Darrell Waltrip Tide   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet49814250running0155
62628   Davey Allison Havoline   (Harry Ranier)Ford49812600running0150
72488   Buddy Baker Red Baron Frozen Pizza   (Buddy Baker / Danny Schiff)Oldsmobile4988400running1151
82012   Bobby Allison Miller High Life   (Stavola Brothers)Buick4969000running0142
93155   Phil Parsons Crown Petroleum   (Leo Jackson / Richard Jackson)Oldsmobile4956200running0138
10 725   Ken Schrader Folger's Coffee   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet49410650running0134
11159   Bill Elliott Coors   (Harry Melling)Ford49310470running0130
121871   Dave Marcis Lifebuoy   (Dave Marcis)Chevrolet4915520running0127
131329   Dale Jarrett Hardee's   (Cale Yarborough)Oldsmobile4912470running0124
141290   Benny Parsons Bull's Eye Barbecue Sauce   (Junie Donlavey)Ford4915370running0121
15 55   Geoffrey Bodine Levi Garrett   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet4886400running0118
16 227   Rusty Wallace Kodiak   (Raymond Beadle)Pontiac48812350running0115
171121   Kyle Petty Citgo   (Wood Brothers)Ford4606780running0112
18 126   Ricky Rudd Quaker State   (Kenny Bernstein)Buick4468555engine37114
192531   Brad Teague Slender You Figure Salons   (Bob Clark)Oldsmobile4071725running0106
20 87   Alan Kulwicki Zerex   (Alan Kulwicki)Ford3925850engine0103
212898   Brad Noffsinger Sunoco   (Mike Curb)Buick3682850engine0100
222330   Michael Waltrip Country Time Lemonade   (Chuck Rider)Pontiac3144055engine097
23 46   Mark Martin Stroh's Light   (Jack Roush)Ford3092820engine094
241067   Jimmy Hensley Pannill Sweatshirts   (Buddy Arrington)Ford2904245ignition0 
25164   Rick Wilson Kodak Film   (Larry McClure)Oldsmobile2432375engine088
26 333   Harry Gant Skoal Bandit   (Hal Needham)Chevrolet2087175engine16790
271915   Brett Bodine Crisco   (Bud Moore)Ford2058725engine082
282283   Lake Speed Wynn's / Kmart   (Lake Speed)Oldsmobile1931400engine079
293268   Derrike Cope Purolator Filters   (Jim Testa)Ford1223550overheating076
30 975   Neil Bonnett Valvoline   (Rahmoc Enterprises)Pontiac447560engine073
313010   Ken Bouchard Whitcomb Racing   (Bob Whitcomb)Buick421610engine070
322743   Richard Petty STP   (Petty Enterprises)Pontiac313510engine067

Failed to qualify, withdrew, or driver changes:
PosNameNbrSponsorOwnerCar
Gary Brooks
Ernie Irvan2KrogerD.K. Ulrich
Jimmy Means52Eureka Vacuum CleanersJimmy MeansPontiac
Rodney Combs97GM Tech TeamTom WinkleBuick

Caution flag breakdown:
ConditionFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
ReasonFree
Pass
16565  
667510   #83 spun turn 4 
768611  
87948   #4,55 accident turn 4 
95245151  
2462516   #5,21 accident backstretch 
25228534  
2862905  
29131121  
3123187   #6 engine 
31939274  
3933964   #5 spun turn 4 
3974048  
4054106  
41150090  
  Percent of race run under caution: 9.2%             Average green flag run: 56.8 laps

Lap leader breakdown:
LeaderFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
  Ricky Rudd13737
  Harry Gant386629
  Terry Labonte67671
  Harry Gant68205138
  Sterling Marlin20624641
  Buddy Baker2472471
  Sterling Marlin24828639
  Bobby Hillin, Jr.2872915
  Sterling Marlin29231221
  Bobby Hillin, Jr.3133186
  Dale Earnhardt319500182

Points Standings after this race:
RankDriverPointsDiff
1   Dale Earnhardt 1244    
2   Sterling Marlin 1167   -77  
3   Bill Elliott 1129   -115  
4   Rusty Wallace 1121   -123  
5   Terry Labonte 1097   -147  
6   Bobby Allison 1085   -159  
7   Neil Bonnett 1052   -192  
8   Bobby Hillin, Jr. 1030   -214  
9   Darrell Waltrip 1027   -217  
10   Ken Schrader 1013   -231  
11   Geoffrey Bodine 1000   -244  
12   Davey Allison 970   -274  
13   Buddy Baker 967   -277  
14   Ricky Rudd 955   -289  
15   Kyle Petty 940   -304  
16   Phil Parsons 936   -308  
17   Alan Kulwicki 875   -369  
18   Lake Speed 858   -386  
19   Dave Marcis 842   -402  
20   Dale Jarrett 821   -423