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1989 The Budweiser At The Glen


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NASCAR Winston Cup race number 18 of 29
Sunday, August 13, 1989 at Watkins Glen International, Watkins Glen, NY
90 laps on a 2.428 mile road course (218.520 miles)

Time of race: 2:26:55
Average speed: 87.242 mph
Pole speed: 120.456 mph
Cautions: 6 for 19 laps
Margin of victory: 1.06 sec
Attendance: 88000
Lead changes: 13

Glossary    1989 NASCAR Winston Cup results   /   1989 standings

PosSt#DriverCarLapsMoneyStatusLedPts
11327   Rusty Wallace Kodiak   (Raymond Beadle)Pontiac9056400running20180
2116   Mark Martin Stroh's Light   (Jack Roush)Ford9032550running0170
3 43   Dale Earnhardt GM Goodwrench   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet9038140running21170
42128   Davey Allison Havoline   (Yates Racing)Ford9021005running0160
5 98   Bobby Hillin, Jr. Miller High Life   (Stavola Brothers)Buick9016690running2160
6 175   Morgan Shepherd Valvoline   (Rahmoc Enterprises)Pontiac9018375running22160
71894   Sterling Marlin Sunoco   (Billy Hagan)Oldsmobile9010780running0146
8244   Rick Wilson Kodak Film   (Larry McClure)Oldsmobile909970running0142
92744   Jim Sauter Group 44   (Bob Tullius)Pontiac905390running0138
102030   Michael Waltrip Country Time Lemonade   (Chuck Rider)Pontiac9011925running6139
112616   Larry Pearson Chattanooga Chew   (David Pearson)Buick907040running0130
122940   Darin Brassfield Dale Earnhardt Chevrolet   (Darin Brassfield)Chevrolet905707running0127
132543   Richard Petty STP   (Petty Enterprises)Pontiac905760running0124
14 311   Terry Labonte Budweiser   (Junior Johnson)Ford9012970running1126
151515   Brett Bodine Motorcraft   (Bud Moore)Ford907830running0118
16 717   Darrell Waltrip Tide   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet9012010running0115
171955   Phil Parsons Crown Petroleum   (Leo Jackson / Richard Jackson)Oldsmobile906590running0112
18 69   Bill Elliott Coors   (Harry Melling)Ford9014120running0109
192833   Harry Gant Skoal Bandit   (Leo Jackson / Richard Jackson)Oldsmobile9010015running0106
20 525   Ken Schrader Folger's Coffee   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet8910745running5108
21 25   Geoffrey Bodine Levi Garrett   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet889695crash0100
223257   Hut Stricklin Heinz   (Rod Osterlund)Pontiac883925running097
231429   Dale Jarrett Hardee's   (Cale Yarborough)Pontiac875480engine094
24222   Ernie Irvan Kroger   (D.K. Ulrich)Pontiac873370running091
253071   Dave Marcis Lifebuoy Soap   (Dave Marcis)Chevrolet875460running088
263790   Stan Barrett Hawaiian Tropic   (Junie Donlavey)Ford862325running085
271618   Tommy Kendall Hendrick Motorsports   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet793015crash1 
283588   Jimmy Spencer Crisco   (Buddy Baker / Danny Schiff)Pontiac724955transmission079
29 826   Ricky Rudd Quaker State   (Kenny Bernstein)Buick699145engine1281
303813   Oma Kimbrough Genesee Beer   (Jim Rosenblum)Chevrolet642135clutch073
313941   Ted Thomas T & O RacingFord551975ignition070
321738   Dick Johnson Redkote Steel Tubing   (Dick Johnson)Ford541910crash067
333352   Jimmy Means Alka-Seltzer   (Jimmy Means)Pontiac471850transmission064
343184   Dick Trickle Miller High Life   (Stavola Brothers)Buick334490valve061
353670   J.D. McDuffie Rumple Furniture   (J.D. McDuffie)Pontiac281755engine058
362321   Neil Bonnett Citgo   (Wood Brothers)Ford224345transmission055
373414   A.J. Foyt Copenhagen   (A.J. Foyt)Oldsmobile71640engine052
384083   Eddie Bierschwale Bull's Eye Barbecue Sauce   (Lake Speed)Oldsmobile64260quit049
39107   Alan Kulwicki Zerex   (Alan Kulwicki)Ford54205engine046
401210   Derrike Cope Purolator   (Bob Whitcomb)Pontiac32145engine043

Failed to qualify, withdrew, or driver changes:
PosNameNbrSponsorOwnerCar
Tom Rotsell04LearnGeorge HakesFord

Caution flag breakdown:
ConditionFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
ReasonFree
Pass
11212  
13142   #43,57 spun turn 7 
152511  
26272   #70 spun turn 7 
28314  
32343   debris turn 1 
355723  
58636   #38 accident esses 
64696  
70723   #26 engine 
73819  
82843   #18 spun backstretch 
85906  
  Percent of race run under caution: 21.1%             Average green flag run: 10.1 laps

Lap leader breakdown:
LeaderFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
  Morgan Shepherd177
  Ken Schrader8125
  Bobby Hillin, Jr.13142
  Ricky Rudd152612
  Morgan Shepherd27271
  Dale Earnhardt284821
  Morgan Shepherd49491
  Rusty Wallace50556
  Morgan Shepherd56561
  Terry Labonte57571
  Morgan Shepherd586912
  Michael Waltrip70756
  Tommy Kendall76761
  Rusty Wallace779014

Points Standings after this race:
RankDriverPointsDiff
1   Dale Earnhardt 2614    
2   Mark Martin 2488   -126  
3   Darrell Waltrip 2469   -145  
4   Rusty Wallace 2459   -155  
5   Bill Elliott 2394   -220  
6   Davey Allison 2319   -295  
7   Terry Labonte 2290   -324  
8   Ken Schrader 2244   -370  
9   Sterling Marlin 2225   -389  
10   Geoffrey Bodine 2154   -460  
11   Ricky Rudd 2150   -464  
12   Rick Wilson 2131   -483  
13   Morgan Shepherd 2116   -498  
14   Harry Gant 2081   -533  
15   Neil Bonnett 2036   -578  
16   Phil Parsons 1977   -637  
17   Alan Kulwicki 1954   -660  
18   Dick Trickle 1937   -677  
19   Brett Bodine 1880   -734  
20   Michael Waltrip 1879   -735