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1988 The Budweiser At The Glen


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NASCAR Winston Cup race number 18 of 29
Sunday, August 14, 1988 at Watkins Glen International, Watkins Glen, NY
90 laps on a 2.428 mile road course (218.520 miles)

Time of race: 2:56:58
Average speed: 74.096 mph
Pole speed: 120.541 mph
Cautions: 8 for 36 laps
Margin of victory: 1.5 cl
Attendance: 92000
Lead changes: 13

Glossary    1988 NASCAR Winston Cup results   /   1988 standings

PosSt#DriverCarLapsMoneyStatusLedPts
1 626   Ricky Rudd Quaker State   (Kenny Bernstein)Buick9049625running4180
2 227   Rusty Wallace Kodiak   (Raymond Beadle)Pontiac9033900running7175
3 39   Bill Elliott Coors   (Harry Melling)Ford9026640running19175
41055   Phil Parsons Crown Petroleum   (Leo Jackson / Richard Jackson)Oldsmobile9016540running6165
52912   Mike Alexander Miller High Life   (Stavola Brothers)Buick9019295running0155
6193   Dale Earnhardt GM Goodwrench   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet9018530running0150
7 788   Morgan Shepherd Red Baron Frozen Pizza   (Buddy Baker / Danny Schiff)Oldsmobile9012620running0 
81444   Sterling Marlin Piedmont Airlines   (Billy Hagan)Oldsmobile909705running0142
92131   Joe Ruttman Slender You Figure Salons   (Bob Clark)Oldsmobile907140running0138
10 825   Ken Schrader Folger's Coffee   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet9012835running5139
111829   Dale Jarrett Hardee's   (Cale Yarborough)Oldsmobile906180running0130
12174   Rick Wilson Kodak Film   (Larry McClure)Oldsmobile905845running0127
13238   Bobby Hillin, Jr. Miller High Life   (Stavola Brothers)Buick907915running0124
143052   Jimmy Means Eureka Vacuum Cleaners   (Jimmy Means)Pontiac906880running0121
153798   Brad Noffsinger Sunoco   (Mike Curb)Buick904705running0118
162828   Davey Allison Havoline   (Harry Ranier)Ford9012615running0115
171243   Richard Petty STP   (Petty Enterprises)Pontiac906200running0112
18 411   Terry Labonte Budweiser   (Junior Johnson)Chevrolet909990running12114
19227   Alan Kulwicki Zerex   (Alan Kulwicki)Ford905825running0106
20 917   Darrell Waltrip Tide   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet9011865running13108
213667   Ron Esau Pannill Knitting   (Buddy Arrington)Oldsmobile904580running0100
223916   Tom Rotsell Learn / Hakes Construction   (Gordon Chilson)Ford902470running097
231615   Brett Bodine Crisco   (Bud Moore)Ford8910960running094
242797   Rodney Combs GM Tech Team   (Tom Winkle)Buick892300running091
253804   Hershel McGriff U.S. Bank   (Hershel McGriff)Pontiac882340running088
262071   Dave Marcis Lifebuoy   (Dave Marcis)Chevrolet885135running085
273410   Ken Bouchard Bob WhitcombFord872380running082
28156   Mark Martin Stroh's Light   (Jack Roush)Ford862925running079
29322   Ernie Irvan Kroger   (D.K. Ulrich)Pontiac862020running076
303337   Patty Moise Hope Motorsports   (Randy Hope)Buick851965running073
31 533   Harry Gant Skoal Bandit   (Hal Needham)Chevrolet774660transmission975
32 15   Geoffrey Bodine Levi Garrett   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet738525running1072
331330   Michael Waltrip Country Time Lemonade   (Chuck Rider)Pontiac714440running569
341121   Kyle Petty Citgo   (Wood Brothers)Ford688710crash061
353163   Jocko Maggiacomo Fab Detergent   (Jim Rosenblum)Chevrolet411655engine058
363570   J.D. McDuffie Rumple Furniture   (J.D. McDuffie)Pontiac401600engine055
372483   Lake Speed Wynn's / Kmart   (Lake Speed)Oldsmobile302220engine052
384075   Neil Bonnett Valvoline   (Rahmoc Enterprises)Pontiac218540overheating049
392690   Benny Parsons Bull's Eye Barbecue Sauce   (Junie Donlavey)Ford114140engine046
402568   Derrike Cope Purolator   (Jim Testa)Ford24045engine043

To the back:
NameNbrReason
Neil Bonnett75backup car

Failed to qualify, withdrew, or driver changes:
PosNameNbrSponsorOwnerCar
Phil Good
DCBuddy Baker88Red Baron Frozen PizzaBuddy Baker / Danny SchiffOldsmobile

Caution flag breakdown:
ConditionFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
ReasonFree
Pass
11212  
13197   #90 oil on track 
20267  
27315   #5 accident backstretch 
324312  
44485   #63 oil on track 
49535  
54563   #37 stopped on track 
57571  
58614   #30 oil on track 
62698  
70734   #21 accident turn 3 
74763  
77815   oil on track 
82832  
84863   #04 accident turn 2 
87904  
  Percent of race run under caution: 40.0%             Average green flag run: 6.0 laps

Lap leader breakdown:
LeaderFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
  Geoffrey Bodine11010
  Rusty Wallace11133
  Terry Labonte14196
  Rusty Wallace20201
  Terry Labonte21266
  Michael Waltrip27315
  Bill Elliott32409
  Rusty Wallace41433
  Bill Elliott445310
  Harry Gant54629
  Phil Parsons63686
  Ken Schrader69735
  Darrell Waltrip748613
  Ricky Rudd87904

Points Standings after this race:
RankDriverPointsDiff
1   Rusty Wallace 2693    
2   Bill Elliott 2682   -11  
3   Dale Earnhardt 2635   -58  
4   Ken Schrader 2470   -223  
5   Terry Labonte 2423   -270  
6   Geoffrey Bodine 2336   -357  
7   Phil Parsons 2302   -391  
8   Sterling Marlin 2287   -406  
9   Darrell Waltrip 2236   -457  
10   Bobby Hillin, Jr. 2183   -510  
11   Ricky Rudd 2110   -583  
12   Mark Martin 2062   -631  
13   Buddy Baker 2056   -637  
14   Davey Allison 2021   -672  
15   Kyle Petty 1952   -741  
16   Alan Kulwicki 1925   -768  
17   Lake Speed 1877   -816  
18   Dale Jarrett 1849   -844  
19   Richard Petty 1841   -852  
20   Neil Bonnett 1819   -874