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NASCAR Winston Cup race number 10 of 31
Sunday, May 5, 1996 at Sears Point Raceway, Sonoma, CA
74 laps on a 2.520 mile road course (186.480 miles)

Time of race: 2:24:03
Average speed: 77.673 mph
Pole speed: 92.524 mph
Cautions: 5 for 10 laps
Margin of victory: .46 sec
Attendance: n/a
Lead changes: 9

Glossary    1996 NASCAR Winston Cup results   /   1996 standings

PosSt#DriverCarLapsMoneyStatusLedPts
1 72   Rusty Wallace Miller   (Roger Penske)Ford7458395running36185
2 46   Mark Martin Valvoline   (Jack Roush)Ford7458640running0170
31015   Wally Dallenbach, Jr. Hayes Modems   (Bud Moore)Ford7450850running0165
4 53   Dale Earnhardt GM Goodwrench Service   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet7439160running6165
5 15   Terry Labonte Kellogg's Corn Flakes   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet7441995running13160
6 624   Jeff Gordon DuPont Refinishes   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet7448145running12155
7 210   Ricky Rudd Tide   (Ricky Rudd)Ford7431195running0146
81225   Ken Schrader Budweiser   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet7426495running0142
92118   Bobby Labonte Interstate Batteries   (Joe Gibbs)Chevrolet7429945running0138
101522   Ward Burton MBNA America   (Bill Davis)Pontiac7436740running0134
112537   John Andretti Kmart / Little Caesars   (Michael Kranefuss)Ford7424430running0130
122088   Dale Jarrett Quality Care / Ford Credit   (Yates Racing)Ford7420530running0127
13358   Hut Stricklin Circuit City   (Stavola Brothers)Ford7419230running0124
142717   Darrell Waltrip Parts America   (Darrell Waltrip)Chevrolet7423130running0121
15144   Sterling Marlin Kodak Film   (Larry McClure)Chevrolet7429130running0118
16269   Lake Speed Spam   (Harry Melling)Ford7422880running0115
171943   Bobby Hamilton STP   (Petty Enterprises)Pontiac7422205running0112
183130   Johnny Benson, Jr. Pennzoil   (Chuck Rider)Pontiac7423055running0109
19381   Rick Mast Hooters   (Richard Jackson)Pontiac7421830running1111
201311   Brett Bodine Lowe's   (Brett Bodine)Ford7423505running0103
212223   Jimmy Spencer Camel Cigarettes   (Travis Carter)Ford7421505running0100
221621   Michael Waltrip Citgo   (Wood Brothers)Ford7421355running097
231116   Ted Musgrave Family Channel / Primestar   (Jack Roush)Ford7421230running094
242475   Morgan Shepherd Remington Arms   (Butch Mock)Ford7414060running091
254029   Steve Grissom Cartoon Network   (Gary Bechtel)Chevrolet7421150running088
263999   Jeff Burton Exide Batteries   (Jack Roush)Ford7410730running085
273381   Kenny Wallace Square D / T.I.C.   (Fil Martocci)Ford7410705running082
283294   Tommy Kendall McDonald's   (Bill Elliott)Ford7320730running484
293619   Dick Trickle Healthsource   (Mark Smith)Ford7310620running076
30 842   Kyle Petty Coors Light   (Felix Sabates)Pontiac7320590running073
31 341   Ricky Craven Kodiak   (Larry Hedrick)Chevrolet7320840running070
323798   Jeremy Mayfield RCA   (Cale Yarborough)Ford7312790running067
334171   Dave Marcis Prodigy   (Dave Marcis)Chevrolet7310255running269
343033   Robert Pressley Skoal Bandit   (Leo Jackson)Chevrolet7217240running061
352814   Jeff Krogh Clearwater Forest Industries   (Robert Krogh)Chevrolet7110215running058
364335   Larry Gunselman Race Stuff / Olson Technology   (Tamara Turner)Ford7010200running055
374438   Rich Woodland, Jr. Bill Stroppe Motorsports   (Richard Woodland)Chevrolet6810095running052
382900   Scott Gaylord Oliver Gravity Separators   (Geoff Burney)Chevrolet6710095running049
391712   Derrike Cope Straight Arrow   (Bobby Allison)Ford6517095crash046
40237   Geoffrey Bodine QVC   (Geoffrey Bodine)Ford6517095running043
41 987   Joe Nemechek Burger King   (Joe Nemechek)Chevrolet6417095running040
421828   Ernie Irvan Texaco / Havoline   (Yates Racing)Ford6126095running037
433477   Bobby Hillin, Jr. Jasper Engines   (Doug Bawel)Ford5510095running034
444290   Mike Wallace Heilig-Meyers   (Junie Donlavey)Ford5210095rear end031

To the back:
NameNbrReason
Mark Martin6pitting before green flag
Geoffrey Bodine7driver change
Dick Trickle19driver change
Ricky Craven41driver change

Failed to qualify, withdrew, or driver changes:
PosNameNbrSponsorOwnerCar
45Geoffrey Bodine07QVCGeoffrey BodineFord
46Chad Little45Star Race ComputersJohn StrauserChevrolet
47Mark Krogh20Clearwater Forest IndustriesRobert KroghChevrolet
48Joe Bean03CPR EnginesJoe BeanFord
49Wayne Jacks58Imperial Palace HotelWayne JacksPontiac
50Bill McAnally02NAPA / Miles MotorsportsBill McAnallyChevrolet
51Lance Hooper07Golden West MotorsportsRaymond ClaridgePontiac
DCDave Rezendes07QVCGeoffrey BodineFord
DCKen Pedersen19HealthsourceMark SmithFord
DCRon Hornaday, Jr.41KodiakLarry HedrickChevrolet

Caution flag breakdown:
ConditionFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
ReasonFree
Pass
11313  
14152   debris 
163015  
31322   #87 accident 
33375  
38392   #12 accident 
406627  
67682   #14 accident 
69691  
70712   #41 accident 
72743  
  Percent of race run under caution: 13.5%             Average green flag run: 10.7 laps

Lap leader breakdown:
LeaderFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
  Terry Labonte11313
  Rusty Wallace142310
  Dale Earnhardt24296
  Rusty Wallace30301
  Dave Marcis31322
  Rusty Wallace335119
  Rick Mast52521
  Tommy Kendall53564
  Jeff Gordon576812
  Rusty Wallace69746

Points Standings after this race:
RankDriverPointsDiff
1   Dale Earnhardt 1556    
2   Dale Jarrett 1441   -115  
3   Terry Labonte 1425   -131  
4   Jeff Gordon 1369   -187  
5   Sterling Marlin 1293   -263  
6   Ricky Rudd 1289   -267  
7   Rusty Wallace 1255   -301  
8   Ricky Craven 1244   -312  
9   Ted Musgrave 1230   -326  
10   Ken Schrader 1206   -350  
11   Bobby Hamilton 1195   -361  
12   Bobby Labonte 1176   -380  
13   Mark Martin 1175   -381  
14   Michael Waltrip 1086   -470  
15   Rick Mast 1081   -475  
16   Jeremy Mayfield 1062   -494  
17   Jeff Burton 1050   -506  
18   Kenny Wallace 1027   -529  
19   Ernie Irvan 1019   -537  
20   Kyle Petty 1017   -539