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1989 Budweiser 500


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NASCAR Winston Cup race number 11 of 29
Sunday, June 4, 1989 at Dover Downs International Speedway, Dover, DE
500 laps on a 1.000 mile paved track (500.000 miles)

Time of race: 4:06:34
Average speed: 121.67 mph
Pole speed: 144.387 mph
Cautions: 6 for 36 laps
Margin of victory: .51 sec
Attendance: 53000
Lead changes: 20

Glossary    1989 NASCAR Winston Cup results   /   1989 standings

PosSt#DriverCarLapsMoneyStatusLedPts
1 23   Dale Earnhardt GM Goodwrench   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet50059350running456185
2 16   Mark Martin Stroh's Light   (Jack Roush)Ford50038950running2175
3 525   Ken Schrader Folger's Coffee   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet50036525running22170
41511   Terry Labonte Budweiser   (Junior Johnson)Ford50018425running6165
5 327   Rusty Wallace Kodiak   (Raymond Beadle)Pontiac50020975running9160
6 726   Ricky Rudd Quaker State   (Kenny Bernstein)Buick50011675running0150
72121   Neil Bonnett Citgo   (Wood Brothers)Ford49910925running3151
8 89   Bill Elliott Coors   (Harry Melling)Ford49916625running0142
91217   Darrell Waltrip Tide   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet49813675running0138
102555   Phil Parsons Crown Petroleum   (Leo Jackson / Richard Jackson)Oldsmobile49711275running0134
111429   Dale Jarrett Hardee's   (Cale Yarborough)Pontiac4948025running0130
123157   Hut Stricklin Heinz   (Rod Osterlund)Pontiac4936732running0127
13268   Bobby Hillin, Jr. Miller High Life   (Stavola Brothers)Buick4937400running0124
14 64   Rick Wilson Kodak Film   (Larry McClure)Oldsmobile4926825running0121
15 915   Brett Bodine Motorcraft   (Bud Moore)Ford4927175running0118
163271   Dave Marcis Lifebuoy Soap   (Dave Marcis)Chevrolet4916100running0115
17232   Ernie Irvan Kroger   (D.K. Ulrich)Pontiac4913850running0112
181983   Lake Speed Bull's Eye Barbecue Sauce   (Lake Speed)Oldsmobile4905700running0109
191116   Larry Pearson Chattanooga Chew   (David Pearson)Buick4903850running0106
203043   Richard Petty STP   (Petty Enterprises)Pontiac4894375running0103
211884   Dick Trickle Miller High Life   (Stavola Brothers)Buick4876050running0100
221630   Michael Waltrip Country Time Lemonade   (Chuck Rider)Pontiac4835200crash097
231333   Harry Gant Skoal Bandit   (Leo Jackson / Richard Jackson)Oldsmobile4829450running299
243352   Jimmy Means Alka-Seltzer   (Jimmy Means)Pontiac4772400running091
25177   Alan Kulwicki Zerex   (Alan Kulwicki)Ford4445150running088
262494   Sterling Marlin Sunoco   (Billy Hagan)Oldsmobile4344950running085
272723   Eddie Bierschwale Americraft   (Don Bierschwale)Oldsmobile3552875running082
282810   Derrike Cope Purolator   (Bob Whitcomb)Pontiac3042200engine079
29105   Geoffrey Bodine Levi Garrett   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet2949150piston076
303599   Norm Benning Wolfs Head Oil   (Jerry O'Neil)Chevrolet2262150steering073
312980   Jimmy Horton S & H Racing   (George Smith)Pontiac2112050engine070
322228   Davey Allison Havoline   (Yates Racing)Ford17110400engine067
33 475   Morgan Shepherd Valvoline   (Rahmoc Enterprises)Pontiac1409950crash064
342088   Jimmy Spencer Crisco   (Buddy Baker / Danny Schiff)Pontiac754500engine0 
353449   Bill Flowers Hylton Racing   (James Hylton)Buick21800engine058

Caution flag breakdown:
ConditionFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
ReasonFree
Pass
1142142  
1431508   #75 accident turn 3 
15117121  
1721754   #28 engine 
17621843  
2192224   #80 engine 
223334112  
3353384   #2 spun turn 2 
33942789  
4284369   #2 spun frontstretch 
43748549  
4864938   #30 accident turn 3 
4945007  
  Percent of race run under caution: 7.4%             Average green flag run: 66.1 laps

Lap leader breakdown:
LeaderFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
  Mark Martin111
  Dale Earnhardt28079
  Ken Schrader81844
  Harry Gant85862
  Terry Labonte87882
  Dale Earnhardt8913648
  Ken Schrader1371448
  Dale Earnhardt14522884
  Mark Martin2292291
  Dale Earnhardt23024415
  Ken Schrader2452506
  Dale Earnhardt25130050
  Ken Schrader3013022
  Terry Labonte3033042
  Neil Bonnett3053073
  Dale Earnhardt308419112
  Ken Schrader4204212
  Terry Labonte4224232
  Dale Earnhardt4244285
  Rusty Wallace4294379
  Dale Earnhardt43850063

Points Standings after this race:
RankDriverPointsDiff
1   Darrell Waltrip 1617    
2   Dale Earnhardt 1615   -2  
3   Mark Martin 1543   -74  
4   Geoffrey Bodine 1534   -83  
5   Rusty Wallace 1473   -144  
6   Alan Kulwicki 1463   -154  
7   Sterling Marlin 1459   -158  
8   Ken Schrader 1408   -209  
9   Davey Allison 1358   -259  
10   Bill Elliott 1353   -264  
11   Ricky Rudd 1301   -316  
12   Rick Wilson 1291   -326  
13   Terry Labonte 1281   -336  
14   Neil Bonnett 1280   -337  
15   Dick Trickle 1259   -358  
16   Harry Gant 1237   -380  
17   Lake Speed 1195   -422  
18   Phil Parsons 1174   -443  
19   Michael Waltrip 1170   -447  
20   Ernie Irvan 1129   -488