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NASCAR Winston Cup race number 19 of 29
Sunday, August 18, 1991 at Michigan International Speedway, Brooklyn, MI
200 laps on a 2.000 mile paved track (400.000 miles)

Time of race: 2:51:34
Average speed: 142.972 mph
Pole speed: 173.431 mph
Cautions: 4 for 22 laps
Margin of victory: 8 inches
Attendance: n/a
Lead changes: 24

Glossary    1991 NASCAR Winston Cup results   /   1991 standings

PosSt#DriverCarLapsMoneyStatusLedPts
11121   Dale Jarrett Citgo   (Wood Brothers)Ford20074150running12180
2 328   Davey Allison Havoline   (Yates Racing)Ford20047700running61180
3 92   Rusty Wallace Miller Genuine Draft   (Roger Penske)Pontiac20023600running0165
4 26   Mark Martin Folger's Coffee   (Jack Roush)Ford20030050running13165
5 49   Bill Elliott Coors Light   (Harry Melling)Ford20026600running48160
61433   Harry Gant Skoal Bandit   (Leo Jackson)Oldsmobile20017200running14155
7 54   Ernie Irvan Kodak Film   (Larry McClure)Chevrolet20018850running1151
8 17   Alan Kulwicki Hooters   (Alan Kulwicki)Ford20021000running1147
92130   Michael Waltrip Pennzoil   (Chuck Rider)Pontiac20014850running1143
101825   Ken Schrader Kodiak   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet19916500running7139
11125   Ricky Rudd Tide   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet19915850running0130
12 822   Sterling Marlin Maxwell House   (Junior Johnson)Ford19910450running0127
132220   Buddy Baker Moroso Racing   (Dick Moroso)Oldsmobile1999850running0124
141712   Hut Stricklin Raybestos Brakes   (Bobby Allison)Buick19811350running0121
152766   Lake Speed TropArtic   (Cale Yarborough)Pontiac19811350running0118
162594   Terry Labonte Sunoco   (Billy Hagan)Oldsmobile19810050running0115
171555   Ted Musgrave Jasper Engines   (D.K. Ulrich)Pontiac1988450running0112
18301   Rick Mast Skoal Classic   (Richard Jackson)Oldsmobile1989450running0109
193668   Bobby Hamilton Country Time   (Mark Smith)Oldsmobile1987400running0106
203371   Dave Marcis Big Apple Markets   (Dave Marcis)Chevrolet1979750ignition0103
213124   Dick Trickle Team III Racing   (Sam McMahon)Pontiac1966575running0100
223490   Wally Dallenbach, Jr. J.W. Hunt   (Junie Donlavey)Ford1965775running097
232343   Richard Petty STP   (Petty Enterprises)Pontiac1958350running094
24263   Dale Earnhardt GM Goodwrench   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet19416425running091
251619   Chad Little Tyson Foods   (Chuck Little)Ford1945525running088
261015   Morgan Shepherd Motorcraft   (Bud Moore)Ford19312975running1590
273552   Jimmy Means Alka-Seltzer   (Jimmy Means)Pontiac1935175running187
283936   H.B. Bailey Almeda Auto Parts   (H.B. Bailey)Pontiac1865125running079
293814   Mike Chase Copenhagen   (A.J. Foyt)Oldsmobile1565025overheating076
303275   Joe Ruttman Dinner Bell Meats   (Rahmoc Enterprises)Chevrolet1437625running073
313789   Jim Sauter Evinrude Outboards   (Mueller Brothers)Pontiac1404825crash070
32 717   Darrell Waltrip Western Auto   (Darrell Waltrip)Chevrolet1345400valve067
332042   Bobby Hillin, Jr. Mello Yello   (Felix Sabates)Pontiac13411725engine064
341910   Derrike Cope Purolator   (Bob Whitcomb)Chevrolet12513075engine061
35 611   Geoffrey Bodine Budweiser   (Junior Johnson)Ford12313925engine2663
361398   Jimmy Spencer Banquet Frozen Foods   (Travis Carter)Chevrolet997200engine055
372826   Brett Bodine Quaker State   (Kenny Bernstein)Buick576575engine052
384044   Bobby Labonte Slim Jim   (Bob Labonte)Oldsmobile404550engine049
39298   Rick Wilson Snickers   (Stavola Brothers)Buick396525fuel pump046
402449   Stanley Smith Interstate Batteries   (Stanley Smith)Buick304475ignition043

Failed to qualify, withdrew, or driver changes:
PosNameNbrSponsorOwnerCar
41John Paul, Jr.53Longhorn SteaksMartin BirraneChevrolet
42Mark Stahl82Auto Bell Car WashMark StahlFord

Caution flag breakdown:
ConditionFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
ReasonFree
Pass
12323  
24307   debris 
31135105  
1361394   #17 engine 
1401434  
1441507   #55,75,89 accident turn 2 
15118737  
1881914   debris 
1922009  
  Percent of race run under caution: 11.0%             Average green flag run: 35.6 laps

Lap leader breakdown:
LeaderFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
  Alan Kulwicki111
  Mark Martin21110
  Davey Allison122312
  Geoffrey Bodine24241
  Jimmy Means25251
  Morgan Shepherd264015
  Davey Allison41488
  Geoffrey Bodine497325
  Ken Schrader74807
  Davey Allison819010
  Bill Elliott9111727
  Ernie Irvan1181181
  Dale Jarrett1191191
  Michael Waltrip1201201
  Davey Allison1211266
  Bill Elliott1271359
  Mark Martin1361361
  Bill Elliott13714812
  Mark Martin1491491
  Harry Gant15016314
  Davey Allison16418724
  Mark Martin1881881
  Dale Jarrett18919810
  Davey Allison1991991
  Dale Jarrett2002001

Points Standings after this race:
RankDriverPointsDiff
1   Dale Earnhardt 2849    
2   Ricky Rudd 2780   -69  
3   Davey Allison 2712   -137  
4   Ernie Irvan 2695   -154  
5   Mark Martin 2660   -189  
6   Ken Schrader 2496   -353  
7   Darrell Waltrip 2476   -373  
8   Rusty Wallace 2451   -398  
9   Sterling Marlin 2410   -439  
10   Harry Gant 2365   -484  
11   Bill Elliott 2363   -486  
12   Michael Waltrip 2295   -554  
13   Dale Jarrett 2190   -659  
14   Hut Stricklin 2149   -700  
15   Morgan Shepherd 2143   -706  
16   Alan Kulwicki 2097   -752  
17   Bobby Hillin, Jr. 2063   -786  
18   Joe Ruttman 1942   -907  
19   Geoffrey Bodine 1914   -935  
20   Rick Mast 1875   -974