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NASCAR Winston Cup race number 9 of 31
Sunday, April 28, 1996 at Talladega Superspeedway, Talladega, AL
188 laps on a 2.660 mile paved track (500.080 miles)

Time of race: 3:20:02
Average speed: 149.999 mph
Pole speed: 192.855 mph
Cautions: 6 for 31 laps
Margin of victory: .22 sec
Attendance: n/a
Lead changes: 24

Glossary    1996 NASCAR Winston Cup results   /   1996 standings

PosSt#DriverCarLapsMoneyStatusLedPts
1 44   Sterling Marlin Kodak Film   (Larry McClure)Chevrolet188109845running48185
2 288   Dale Jarrett Quality Care / Ford Credit   (Yates Racing)Ford18864145running20175
3163   Dale Earnhardt GM Goodwrench Service   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet18864620running26170
4135   Terry Labonte Kellogg's Corn Flakes   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet18860570running20165
53121   Michael Waltrip Citgo   (Wood Brothers)Ford18844490running8160
62329   Steve Grissom Cartoon Network   (Gary Bechtel)Chevrolet18835480running12155
7 833   Robert Pressley Skoal Bandit   (Leo Jackson)Chevrolet18835975running0146
8 516   Ted Musgrave Family Channel / Primestar   (Jack Roush)Ford18832000running0142
93437   John Andretti Kmart / Little Caesars   (Michael Kranefuss)Ford18830525running0138
101030   Johnny Benson, Jr. Pennzoil   (Chuck Rider)Pontiac18834525running0134
113943   Bobby Hamilton STP   (Petty Enterprises)Pontiac18830345running1135
123515   Wally Dallenbach, Jr. Hayes Modems   (Bud Moore)Ford18827265running0127
132687   Joe Nemechek Burger King   (Joe Nemechek)Chevrolet18821135running0124
143081   Kenny Wallace Square D / T.I.C.   (Fil Martocci)Ford18815455running6126
15241   Rick Mast Hooters   (Richard Jackson)Pontiac18826825running0118
16 999   Jeff Burton Exide Batteries   (Jack Roush)Ford18814785running0115
17 631   Mike Skinner RealTree Camouflage   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet18714070running0112
184042   Kyle Petty Coors Light   (Felix Sabates)Pontiac18724430running0109
193219   Dick Trickle Healthsource   (Mark Smith)Ford18713640running0106
201725   Ken Schrader Budweiser   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet18725730running0103
214317   Darrell Waltrip Parts America   (Darrell Waltrip)Chevrolet18723510running0100
22368   Hut Stricklin Circuit City   (Stavola Brothers)Ford18616290running097
234111   Brett Bodine Lowe's   (Brett Bodine)Ford18623080running094
241418   Bobby Labonte Interstate Batteries   (Joe Gibbs)Chevrolet18528775running091
252895   Chuck Bown Shoney's   (Sadler Brothers)Ford18512870running088
26297   Geoffrey Bodine QVC   (Geoffrey Bodine)Ford18122690handling085
271922   Ward Burton MBNA America   (Bill Davis)Pontiac17831535running187
281810   Ricky Rudd Tide   (Ricky Rudd)Ford17527480running079
291212   Derrike Cope Straight Arrow   (Bobby Allison)Ford16822425running076
30152   Rusty Wallace Miller   (Roger Penske)Ford15927370handling1678
31 128   Ernie Irvan Texaco / Havoline   (Yates Racing)Ford15832155running475
32 398   Jeremy Mayfield RCA   (Cale Yarborough)Ford15715410running067
331124   Jeff Gordon DuPont Refinishes   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet14134325crash1869
34376   Mark Martin Valvoline   (Jack Roush)Ford12928895crash466
35 744   Jeff Purvis MCA Records   (James Finch)Chevrolet12912065crash058
362241   Ricky Craven Kodiak   (Larry Hedrick)Chevrolet12922535crash055
373327   Elton Sawyer Blair Motorsports   (David Blair)Ford12911971crash052
384290   Mike Wallace Heilig-Meyers   (Junie Donlavey)Ford12811835crash049
392171   Dave Marcis Prodigy   (Dave Marcis)Chevrolet11211835crash451
403823   Jimmy Spencer Camel Cigarettes   (Travis Carter)Ford8018835crash043
412094   Bill Elliott McDonald's   (Bill Elliott)Ford7718835crash040
42279   Lake Speed Spam   (Harry Melling)Ford6018835crash037
432575   Morgan Shepherd Remington Arms   (Butch Mock)Ford2011835crash034

Failed to qualify, withdrew, or driver changes:
PosNameNbrSponsorOwnerCar
44Phil Barkdoll73Barkdoll Racing / X-1RPhil BarkdollChevrolet
45Steve Seligman57Matco ToolsJerry O'NeilFord
46Bobby Hillin, Jr.77Jasper EnginesDoug BawelFord
47Delma Cowart0Master's Inn EconomyH.L. WatersFord
48Chad Little97Sterling CowboyGreg PollexPontiac

Caution flag breakdown:
ConditionFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
ReasonFree
Pass
155  
6116   #23,75 accident turn 4 
126150  
62665   #9,98 accident turn 3 
677812  
79868   #94 accident backstretch 
8711428  
1151184   #71 accident backstretch 
11913012  
1311366   #2,7,8,10,11,12,22,24,27,28,41,44,90 accident tri-oval 
1371382  
1391402   debris 
14118848  
  Percent of race run under caution: 16.5%             Average green flag run: 22.4 laps

Lap leader breakdown:
LeaderFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
  Sterling Marlin122
  Dale Jarrett31412
  Dale Earnhardt15206
  Ernie Irvan21244
  Jeff Gordon253915
  Sterling Marlin405112
  Bobby Hamilton52521
  Dave Marcis53564
  Kenny Wallace57626
  Mark Martin63664
  Michael Waltrip67682
  Terry Labonte69691
  Sterling Marlin70734
  Rusty Wallace748916
  Ward Burton90901
  Jeff Gordon91933
  Terry Labonte94941
  Dale Earnhardt9511420
  Michael Waltrip1151206
  Terry Labonte1211244
  Sterling Marlin1251328
  Steve Grissom13314412
  Dale Jarrett1451528
  Terry Labonte15316614
  Sterling Marlin16718822

Points Standings after this race:
RankDriverPointsDiff
1   Dale Earnhardt 1391    
2   Dale Jarrett 1314   -77  
3   Terry Labonte 1265   -126  
4   Jeff Gordon 1214   -177  
5   Sterling Marlin 1175   -216  
6   Ricky Craven 1174   -217  
7   Ricky Rudd 1143   -248  
8   Ted Musgrave 1136   -255  
9   Bobby Hamilton 1083   -308  
10   Rusty Wallace 1070   -321  
11   Ken Schrader 1064   -327  
12   Bobby Labonte 1038   -353  
13   Bill Elliott 1015   -376  
14   Mark Martin 1005   -386  
15   Jeremy Mayfield 995   -396  
16   Michael Waltrip 989   -402  
17   Ernie Irvan 982   -409  
18   Rick Mast 970   -421  
19   Jeff Burton 965   -426  
20   Kenny Wallace 945   -446