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1997 Kentuckiana Ford Dealers 200

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ARCA Bondo/Mar-Hyde Series race number 3 of 22
Sunday, April 20, 1997 at Salem Speedway, Salem, IN
200 laps on a 0.555 mile paved track (111.000 miles)

Time of race: 1:27:15
Average speed: 76.332 mph
Pole speed: 112.614 mph
Cautions: 5 for 36 laps
Margin of victory: 5 sec
Attendance: n/a
Lead changes: 5

Glossary    1997 ARCA Bondo/Mar-Hyde Series results   /   1997 standings

1 216   Tim Steele HS Die / CIMLINC   (Harold Steele)Ford200 running148
2 121   Bob Strait Patron Plus / Zinsser   (Jack Bowsher)Ford200 running2
3 446   Frank Kimmel J.D. Danken Construction   (Dan Falldorf)Pontiac200 running31
41886   Mark Thompson Midway Island   (Mike Brandt)Ford200 running0
5230   Richard Hampton Engineered Plastic Products   (Richard Hampton)Chevrolet195 running0
6 775   Bob Schacht Engineered Components   (Bob Schacht)Ford195 running5
7 676   Mike Lorz Top Gun / Oil N Go / Club 76   (Mike Lorz)Pontiac185 running0
81185   Wes Russell Morrow's Pools & Spas   (Billy Gerhart)Chevrolet194 running0
91748   Mike Buckley Enterprise Technical Services   (Mike Buckley)Pontiac193 running0
101450   A.J. Henriksen Engineered Components   (Arne Henriksen)Buick189 running0
112118   Josh Baltes Baltes Commercial Realty   (Terry Baltes)Chevrolet189 running0
122599   Rick Heuser Quic Shine 99   (Ray DeWitt)Ford172 running0
13 82   Jeff Streeter Steve Streeter Racing   (Stephen Streeter)Ford172 running0
141251   Joe Cooksey C-Fab Motorsports   (Joe Cooksey)Chevrolet145 engine0
151559   Mark Gibson CSG Racing   (Mark Gibson)Ford142 crash0
16 99   Eric Smith Southtown Motorsports   (Cleve Smith)Ford127 crash0
172706   Dennis English Nancy English Racing / Gerald Smith   (Gerald Smith)Pontiac128 running0
182691   Mike Bryant Bob Wiles Racing   (Bob Wiles)Pontiac108 running0
19 356   Dill Whittymore Indiana Steel   (Dill Whittymore)Chevrolet90 crash14
20166   Steve Stevenson Stevenson Amoco   (Keith Whitehead)Chevrolet86 electrical0
212443   Scotty Sands Bobby Sands Racing   (Bobby Sands)Pontiac72 oil0
22 526   Blaise Alexander Sunoco Lubricants / Lisa Express   (Blaise Alexander)Chevrolet54 rear end0
232234   Darrell Basham Pine Knott   (Darrell Basham)Pontiac48 vibration0
242912   Roger Blackstock Mopar Performance / Kraken Bar   (Roger Blackstock)Dodge45 engine0
251042   Dan Pardus Midwest Transit   (Jim Gardner)Chevrolet19 engine0
261961   Rick Groetsch Pen-Gro MotorsportsFord12 engine0
273049   Kenny Brown Ken Brown Racing   (Kenny Brown)Pontiac12 brakes0
281383   John Provenzano Best Racing Safety EquipmentChevrolet11 crash0
292010   Curt Piercy Turpin Motorsports   (Ron Turpin)Oldsmobile11 crash0
302820   Todd Coon Mid City Truck Repair   (Dick Coon)Chevrolet4 transmission0
313184   Norm Benning Benning Racing   (Norm Benning)Chevrolet1 electrical0

Failed to qualify, withdrew, or driver changes:
Jimmy Smith3Viron InternationalPontiac
Don LaDuke55TEC-3 PrototypesDon LaDukeOldsmobile
John Gill80Chevrolet

Lap leader breakdown:
# Of
  Bob Strait122
  Frank Kimmel33331
  Dill Whittymore344714
  Tim Steele489346
  Bob Schacht94985
  Tim Steele99200102