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ARCA Permatex SuperCar Series race number 17 of 17
Saturday, November 18, 1989 at Atlanta International Raceway, Hampton, GA
204 laps on a 1.522 mile paved track (310.488 miles)

Time of race: 2:41:01
Average speed: 115.689 mph
Pole speed: 175.756 mph
Cautions: 11 for 51 laps
Margin of victory: 20 sec
Attendance: n/a
Lead changes: 13

Glossary    1989 ARCA Permatex SuperCar Series results   /   1989 standings

1 218   Ernie Irvan Mello Yello / All-Pro Auto Parts   (Mark Smith)Pontiac20411650running170
2155   Clay Young Young Racing   (Clay Young)Pontiac2047850running1
33551   David Simko Mound Steel / Tom Co.   (Elmer Simko)Pontiac2045525running0
41754   Patty Simko-Schacht Tom Company / Simko Racing   (Elmer Simko)Buick2034000running12
54099   Mike Potter Stepp Racing   (Buddy Arrington)Chevrolet2003550running0
63769   Kennie Compton War Eagle Construction   (Lucky Compton)Ford2003000running0
7 521   Chris Gehrke E&C Racing Supplies   (Carl Smith)Pontiac2003050running0
8 880   Jimmy Horton Miles Concrete   (George Smith)Pontiac2002600running4
93323   Bob Studdard TSR Enterprises   (Bob Studdard)Pontiac2002400running0
101995   Slick Johnson Sadler Brothers Racing   (Earl Sadler)Chevrolet1992300running0
113989   Gary Weinbroer A&H Engine Supply / Lake Erie Asphalt   (Gary Weinbroer)Buick1972350running0
122829   Bob Keselowski TRW / Arnold Jerome Enterprises   (Ron Keselowski)Chevrolet1972350running0
132376   Graham Taylor Car-Mate Trailers   (Betty Taylor)Ford1962000running0
14418   Bob Dotter Active Auto Sales   (Bob Davis)Chevrolet1892150running0
152111   Jerry Churchill Churchill Transport   (Jerry Churchill)Chrysler1772200engine6
16 658   Brian Ross Red Baron Frozen Pizza   (Ken Schrader)Chevrolet1701850crash0
173446   Davey Johnson Daily's Fruit JuicesBuick1681800ignition0
183153   Joe Kosiski Kosiski Auto Parts   (Joe Kosiski)Oldsmobile1551750crash2
192436   H.B. Bailey Almeda Auto Parts   (H.B. Bailey)Pontiac1341700crash0
202264   Gary Wright Action Rent-to-Own   (Billy White)Pontiac1141650crash0
212759   Mark Gibson Collins Racing   (John Collins)Pontiac1041600wheel bearing0
221301   Bobby Bowsher Don Thompson Excavating   (Jack Bowsher)Ford931550engine0
231491   Greg Trammell Melling Racing   (Harry Melling)Ford921500crash0
241234   Bob Brevak Race Glaze   (Bob Brevak)Buick841550timing chain0
252957   Joe Harrison Harrison Motorsports   (Joe Harrison)Buick841400running0
26181   Donnie Moran Ronald Moran Productions   (Jim Coyle)Chevrolet761350engine0
27162   Grant Adcox Herb Adcox Chevrolet   (Herb Adcox)Oldsmobile741450engine9
283062   Vernon Reese FCS / Lindley Racing   (Kenny Lindley)Chevrolet651200ignition0
29 340   Ben Hess GM Performance Parts   (Hank Jones)Oldsmobile631150engine0
30253   Dale McDowell Ruby Falls   (Christi McDowell)Chevrolet511100piston0
313204   Steve Gee Dahlgrew ChevroletChevrolet401000crash0
323832   Jack Collins Super SkatePontiac39900crash0
332613   Randy Baker Baker Driving School   (Buck Baker)Oldsmobile39800crash0
34 90   Scott Stovall R.W. Kain Construction   (Jim Stovall)Oldsmobile33875dry sump0
352093   Charlie Baker Sundance / J&G Trucking   (Patsy Salmon)Chevrolet32750crash0
361072   Tracy Leslie Leslie Tire Service   (Tracy Leslie)Pontiac211175crash0
37 733   Carl Miskotten III Anglo-American Auto Auction   (Carl Miskotten, Jr.)Buick21700crash0
38 408   Peter Sospenzo Southern Machine Products   (Peter Sospenzo)Buick6650oil line0
393687   Casey Snedegar Anbro ElectricChevrolet5625crash0
401124   Robert Pressley Alliance Training Centers   (John McFadden)Pontiac5600engine0
41 122   Billy Thomas Mr. J's Steakhouse   (Billy Thomas)Pontiac3800engine0

Failed to qualify, withdrew, or driver changes:
Lee RaymondMike FryChevrolet
Walter Surma68Continental MotelMark Chapman SmithChevrolet

Lap leader breakdown:
# Of
  Ernie Irvan13333
  Grant Adcox34429
  Patty Simko43486
  Ernie Irvan498941
  Jimmy Horton90934
  Clay Young94941
  Patty Simko951006
  Ernie Irvan10113535
  Joe Kosiski1361372
  Jerry Churchill1381392
  Ernie Irvan14015718
  Jerry Churchill1581614
  Ernie Irvan16220443