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NASCAR Winston Cup race number 8 of 29
Sunday, April 23, 1989 at Martinsville Speedway, Martinsville, VA
500 laps on a 0.526 mile paved track (263.000 miles)

Time of race: 3:19:41
Average speed: 79.025 mph
Pole speed: 93.097 mph
Cautions: 5 for 31 laps
Margin of victory: 6.79 sec
Attendance: 48000
Lead changes: 12

Glossary    1989 NASCAR Winston Cup results   /   1989 standings

PosSt#DriverCarLapsMoneyStatusLedPts
11017   Darrell Waltrip Tide   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet50053600running158185
2 73   Dale Earnhardt GM Goodwrench   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet50034525running103175
31384   Dick Trickle Miller High Life   (Stavola Brothers)Buick50021050running7170
4 84   Rick Wilson Kodak Film   (Larry McClure)Oldsmobile49915975running0160
5 411   Terry Labonte Budweiser   (Junior Johnson)Ford49915575running0155
6 36   Mark Martin Stroh's Light   (Jack Roush)Ford49810275running0150
7 525   Ken Schrader Folger's Coffee   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet49810700running0146
82294   Sterling Marlin Sunoco   (Billy Hagan)Oldsmobile4986850running0142
93071   Dave Marcis Lifebuoy Soap   (Dave Marcis)Chevrolet4978907running0138
101921   Neil Bonnett Citgo   (Wood Brothers)Ford4968675running0134
112683   Lake Speed Bull's Eye Barbecue Sauce   (Lake Speed)Oldsmobile4965570running0130
121633   Harry Gant Skoal Bandit   (Leo Jackson / Richard Jackson)Oldsmobile4966920running0127
131455   Phil Parsons Crown Petroleum   (Leo Jackson / Richard Jackson)Oldsmobile4965470running0124
142828   Davey Allison Havoline   (Yates Racing)Ford4969470running0121
152329   Dale Jarrett Hardee's   (Cale Yarborough)Pontiac4956070running0118
16 15   Geoffrey Bodine Levi Garrett   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet49514000running117120
173240   Ben Hess Hess Racing   (Ben Hess)Oldsmobile4912230running0112
182175   Morgan Shepherd Valvoline   (Rahmoc Enterprises)Pontiac4918655running0109
19312   Ernie Irvan Kroger   (D.K. Ulrich)Pontiac4872925running0106
20249   Bill Elliott Coors   (Harry Melling)Ford47612225running0103
21188   Bobby Hillin, Jr. Miller High Life   (Stavola Brothers)Buick4564350running0100
22 27   Alan Kulwicki Zerex   (Alan Kulwicki)Ford4508055running51102
232526   Ricky Rudd Quaker State   (Kenny Bernstein)Buick4333945running094
241743   Richard Petty STP   (Petty Enterprises)Pontiac4202570running091
251230   Michael Waltrip Country Time Lemonade   (Chuck Rider)Pontiac3914275timing chain088
262790   Chad Little Wahoo Boats   (Junie Donlavey)Ford3581650running085
271515   Brett Bodine Motorcraft   (Bud Moore)Ford3454025valve082
28 688   Greg Sacks Crisco   (Buddy Baker / Danny Schiff)Pontiac3303900engine079
291116   Larry Pearson Chattanooga Chew   (David Pearson)Buick3102375crash076
302957   Hut Stricklin Heinz   (Rod Osterlund)Pontiac2911610crash073
31 927   Rusty Wallace Kodiak   (Raymond Beadle)Pontiac27210510engine6475
322066   Rick Mast Raven Boats   (Bill Edwards)Chevrolet2513260engine067

Failed to qualify, withdrew, or driver changes:
PosNameNbrSponsorOwnerCar
Mark Walbridge
Eddie Bierschwale23
Jim Sauter31Slender You Figure SalonsBob ClarkPontiac
Jimmy Means52Alka-SeltzerJimmy MeansPontiac
Jerry O'Neil53
Steve Seligman65Ford
J.D. McDuffie70Rumple FurnitureJ.D. McDuffiePontiac

Caution flag breakdown:
ConditionFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
ReasonFree
Pass
1118118  
1191257   #5,16,33,90 accident turn 4 
126227102  
2282325   #30 spun turn 4 
23327442  
2752817   #27 engine 
28229514  
2962994   #57 accident turn 2 
30031213  
3133208   #16 accident frontstretch 
321500180  
  Percent of race run under caution: 6.2%             Average green flag run: 78.2 laps

Lap leader breakdown:
LeaderFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
  Geoffrey Bodine1117117
  Darrell Waltrip1181192
  Alan Kulwicki12017051
  Rusty Wallace17118616
  Dale Earnhardt18720014
  Rusty Wallace20122828
  Dale Earnhardt22924517
  Rusty Wallace24626520
  Dale Earnhardt26631348
  Darrell Waltrip314417104
  Dale Earnhardt41844124
  Dick Trickle4424487
  Darrell Waltrip44950052

Points Standings after this race:
RankDriverPointsDiff
1   Dale Earnhardt 1229    
2   Geoffrey Bodine 1171   -58  
3   Alan Kulwicki 1147   -82  
4   Darrell Waltrip 1139   -90  
5   Rusty Wallace 1099   -130  
6   Sterling Marlin 1078   -151  
7   Mark Martin 1043   -186  
8   Davey Allison 1037   -192  
9   Dick Trickle 1001   -228  
10   Rick Wilson 989   -240  
11   Ricky Rudd 947   -282  
12   Harry Gant 944   -285  
13   Bill Elliott 921   -308  
14   Ken Schrader 913   -316  
15   Terry Labonte 895   -334  
16   Michael Waltrip 891   -338  
17   Lake Speed 886   -343  
18   Neil Bonnett 840   -389  
19   Larry Pearson 825   -404  
20   Morgan Shepherd 824   -405