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1990 Atlanta Journal 500


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NASCAR Winston Cup race number 29 of 29
Sunday, November 18, 1990 at Atlanta Motor Speedway, Hampton, GA
328 laps on a 1.522 mile paved track (499.216 miles)

Time of race: 3:32:34
Average speed: 140.911 mph
Pole speed: 175.222 mph
Cautions: 3 for 34 laps
Margin of victory: 2.47 sec
Attendance: n/a
Lead changes: 19

Glossary    1990 NASCAR Winston Cup results   /   1990 standings

PosSt#DriverCarLapsMoneyStatusLedPts
12015   Morgan Shepherd Motorcraft   (Bud Moore)Ford32862250running64180
2 211   Geoffrey Bodine Budweiser   (Junior Johnson)Ford32840850running46175
3 63   Dale Earnhardt GM Goodwrench   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet32826700running42170
42121   Dale Jarrett Citgo   (Wood Brothers)Ford32817225running0160
5 517   Darrell Waltrip Tide   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet32722300running35160
6116   Mark Martin Folger's Coffee   (Jack Roush)Ford32714700running0150
7 84   Ernie Irvan Kodak Film   (Larry McClure)Chevrolet32711200running0146
8 37   Alan Kulwicki Zerex   (Alan Kulwicki)Ford32710650running2147
9 127   Rusty Wallace Miller Genuine Draft   (Raymond Beadle)Pontiac32720700running30143
101918   Greg Sacks Realfruit Refresher   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet3267625running0134
111425   Ken Schrader Kodiak   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet32611750running0130
121810   Derrike Cope Purolator   (Bob Whitcomb)Chevrolet3269550running2132
131512   Hut Stricklin Raybestos Brakes   (Bobby Allison)Buick3266450running0124
142730   Michael Waltrip Country Time Drink Mix   (Chuck Rider)Pontiac3267850running0121
15 99   Bill Elliott Coors   (Harry Melling)Ford32637800running94128
16105   Ricky Rudd Levi Garrett   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet3257550running0115
172243   Richard Petty STP   (Petty Enterprises)Pontiac3245650running0112
18 726   Brett Bodine Quaker State   (Kenny Bernstein)Buick3237250running0109
191233   Harry Gant Skoal Bandit   (Leo Jackson)Oldsmobile32310850running0106
202965   Dave Mader III Jasper Engines   (Dick Bahre)Pontiac3234525running0103
21241   Terry Labonte Skoal Classic   (Richard Jackson)Oldsmobile3236650running0100
22318   Bobby Hillin, Jr. Snickers   (Stavola Brothers)Buick3236475running097
231697   Chuck Bown Kellogg's Corn Flakes   (Tex Powell)Chevrolet3223400running094
242320   Steve Grissom Crown Petroleum   (Dick Moroso)Oldsmobile3224275running091
25 428   Davey Allison Havoline   (Yates Racing)Ford32116450running1393
26262   Ted Musgrave Nestle's Crunch Ice Cream   (D.K. Ulrich)Pontiac3195225running085
273719   Chad Little Bull's Eye Barbecue Sauce   (Chuck Little)Ford3183200running082
282852   Jimmy Means Alka-Seltzer   (Jimmy Means)Pontiac3164025running079
292598   Rick Mast Winn-Dixie   (Travis Carter)Chevrolet3163600running076
303889   Rodney Combs Evinrude   (Mueller Brothers)Pontiac3153125running073
31390   Jim Sauter Master's Economy Inn   (H.L. Waters)Ford3103050engine070
323329   Pancho Carter Dealers Engine Sales   (Paul Romine)Ford2983040crash067
333475   Rick Wilson Dinner Bell Foods   (Rahmoc Enterprises)Oldsmobile2915705crash064
343671   Dave Marcis Big Apple Markets   (Dave Marcis)Chevrolet2675700engine061
354080   Jimmy Horton Miles Concrete   (George Smith)Chevrolet2343000rear end058
363247   Jack Pennington Kanawha Insurance   (Derick Close)Oldsmobile2283490engine055
371366   Dick Trickle TropArtic   (Cale Yarborough)Pontiac1676600engine052
383594   Sterling Marlin Sunoco   (Billy Hagan)Oldsmobile1325560steering049
394157   Jim Bown Heinz 57   (Rod Osterlund)Pontiac563530crash046
401768   Bobby Hamilton Country Time Drink Mix   (Mark Smith)Pontiac282925engine043
413042   Kyle Petty Peak Antifreeze   (Felix Sabates)Pontiac129925engine040

Failed to qualify, withdrew, or driver changes:
PosNameNbrSponsorOwnerCar
42Mark Stahl82HootersMark StahlFord

Caution flag breakdown:
ConditionFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
ReasonFree
Pass
11313  
14207   #42 engine 
215838  
597416   #29,57 accident turn 4 
75296222  
29730711   #75 accident turn 4 
30832821  
  Percent of race run under caution: 10.4%             Average green flag run: 73.5 laps

Lap leader breakdown:
LeaderFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
  Rusty Wallace111
  Davey Allison21413
  Rusty Wallace154329
  Dale Earnhardt445613
  Alan Kulwicki57582
  Geoffrey Bodine5910345
  Darrell Waltrip1041041
  Geoffrey Bodine1051051
  Darrell Waltrip10613328
  Derrike Cope1341352
  Bill Elliott13619863
  Darrell Waltrip1992002
  Morgan Shepherd20122929
  Dale Earnhardt2302334
  Morgan Shepherd2342396
  Bill Elliott24026324
  Darrell Waltrip2642674
  Dale Earnhardt26829225
  Bill Elliott2932997
  Morgan Shepherd30032829

Points Standings after this race:
RankDriverPointsDiff
1   Dale Earnhardt 4430    
2   Mark Martin 4404   -26  
3   Geoffrey Bodine 4017   -413  
4   Bill Elliott 3999   -431  
5   Morgan Shepherd 3689   -741  
6   Rusty Wallace 3676   -754  
7   Ricky Rudd 3601   -829  
8   Alan Kulwicki 3599   -831  
9   Ernie Irvan 3593   -837  
10   Ken Schrader 3572   -858  
11   Kyle Petty 3501   -929  
12   Brett Bodine 3440   -990  
13   Davey Allison 3423   -1007  
14   Sterling Marlin 3387   -1043  
15   Terry Labonte 3371   -1059  
16   Michael Waltrip 3251   -1179  
17   Harry Gant 3182   -1248  
18   Derrike Cope 3140   -1290  
19   Bobby Hillin, Jr. 3048   -1382  
20   Darrell Waltrip 3013   -1417