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1997 Stafford 150

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NASCAR Busch North Series race number 14 of 22
Friday, July 25, 1997 at Stafford Motor Speedway, Stafford Springs, CT
150 laps on a 0.500 mile paved track (75.000 miles)

Time of race: 1:14:11
Average speed: 60.661 mph
Pole speed: 85.604 mph
Cautions: 4 for 32 laps
Margin of victory: 2.29 sec
Attendance: n/a
Lead changes: 2

Glossary    1997 NASCAR Busch North Series results   /   1997 standings

1 144   Andy Santerre Monro Muffler / EJP   (Andy Santerre)Chevrolet15010625running87180
21284   Rick Fuller Specialized Machinery Transport   (Ted Kistner)Chevrolet1505655running0170
3 213   Ted Christopher LesCare Kitchens / Formica   (James Lestorti)Chevrolet1504120running63165
41176   Tom Bolles Bolles Motorsports   (Edward Bolles)Pontiac1502050running0160
51616   Stub Fadden NAPA   (Stub Fadden)Chevrolet1502000running0155
61055   Brad Leighton Coed Naked Sportswear   (Steve Griswold)Chevrolet1501750running0150
7 756   Martin Truex Blount Seafood   (Martin Truex)Chevrolet1501500running0146
8 551   Mike Stefanik Burnham Boilers   (Mike Greci)Chevrolet1501400running0142
93074   Tracy Gordon Balance Nutritional Foods   (Dave Smith / Jack Yeaton)Pontiac1501900running0138
102925   Jamie Aube New England Pontiac Dealers   (Jack Swanson)Pontiac1501700running0134
112505   Glen Brehio Global Steel / ASI   (Bob Sowa)Chevrolet1491100running0130
122761   Mike Olsen Little Trees   (Mike Olsen)Pontiac1491075running0127
132132   Dale Quarterley Van Dyk Baler / Ocean Spray   (Dale Quarterley)Chevrolet148550running0124
142090   Herb Drugg Drugg Racing   (Herb Drugg)Chevrolet148935running0121
151721   Eric Bodine Bully Hill Vineyards   (Eric Bodine)Chevrolet1471290running0118
16 929   Dave Dion Berlin City Ford / Continental Paving   (Dave Dion)Ford1471195running0115
172877   Bryan Wall The Woodworks / Pennzoil   (Ed Gendreau / John Wall)Ford146875running0112
182419   Phil Rondeau Olde Mystic Marina / Mares Construction   (Phil Rondeau)Chevrolet145855running0109
19 447   Kelly Moore Tic-Tac / Jordan Lumber   (Richard Moore)Pontiac126835suspension0106
20 615   Jerry Marquis Ski-Doo / O'Connor GMC   (Charles O'Connor)Chevrolet1141065crash0103
21147   Bobby Dragon Skoal Bandit   (Dale Shaw)Pontiac114815rear axle0100
222643   Lee Sherwood Skerpon Motorsports   (Jim Skerpon)Chevrolet106815crash097
232354   GeGe Gravel S&J Transportation / Riverside Sheet Metal   (Marcel & Chris Dusseault)Pontiac79815radiator094
24 322   Jeff Barry Barry & Associates   (John & Charlie Barry)Chevrolet68815overheating091
251542   Tom Carey, Jr. AAA Aircraft Supply   (Jan Banning)Pontiac49840crash088
26223   Tom Fox M.H. Lyon / Nick's Pizza   (Tom Fox)Oldsmobile41415engine085
271875   Jason Manafort Manafort Racing   (Jon Manafort)Chevrolet21415crash082
281330   Dennis Doyle Sta-Rite Pumps / Bad Frog Beer   (Richard Doyle / Tommy Mahan)Chevrolet11815crash079
29 86   Brad Bennett Auto Palace   (Don Ling, Sr.)Pontiac10415crash076
301939   Brad Boissonneault TAS Country Homes   (Tom Sylvester)Oldsmobile5415rear axle073

Failed to qualify, withdrew, or driver changes:
John Cerbone02Apache FishingDominick CerbonePontiac
Russ Hersey2Demco Auto BodySuzanne HerseyChevrolet
Scott Deware9Melanie DewarePontiac
Scott Bouley26Expert-Tees / Buyers ChoiceKim GriffenOldsmobile
Tom Rosati36Wright PearsonPontiac
Glen Meisenhelder57Ken MeisenhelderChevrolet
Louis Rettenmeier59New England MobilLou & Tracy RettenmeierChevrolet
Dean Chrystal65CRE GraphixDean ChrystalChevrolet
Joe Barnes67Joe BarnesBuick
Tim Zock95LCI CommunicationsRon ZockFord

Caution flag breakdown:
# Of
122211   #6,22,30 accident turn 1 
50578   #42 accident backstretch 
1081136   #43 accident turn 3 
1151217   #15,21 accident turn 3 
  Percent of race run under caution: 21.3%             Average green flag run: 23.6 laps

Lap leader breakdown:
# Of
  Andy Santerre12020
  Ted Christopher218363
  Andy Santerre8415067