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NASCAR Winston Cup race number 7 of 34
Sunday, April 11, 1999 at Bristol Motor Speedway, Bristol, TN
500 laps on a 0.533 mile paved track (266.500 miles)

Time of race: 2:51:16
Average speed: 93.363 mph
Pole speed: 125.142 mph
Cautions: 7 for 57 laps
Margin of victory: .223 sec
Attendance: n/a
Lead changes: 7

Glossary    1999 NASCAR Winston Cup results   /   1999 standings

PosSt#DriverCarLapsMoneyStatusLedPts
1 12   Rusty Wallace Miller Lite   (Roger Penske)Ford50087435running425185
2 86   Mark Martin Valvoline / Cummins   (Jack Roush)Ford50073585running7175
31688   Dale Jarrett Quality Care / Ford Credit   (Yates Racing)Ford50068650running0165
42643   John Andretti STP   (Petty Enterprises)Pontiac50064295running0160
53199   Jeff Burton Exide Batteries   (Jack Roush)Ford50057335running0155
6 224   Jeff Gordon DuPont Automotive Finishes   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet50055970running0150
71375   Ted Musgrave Polaris ATV's   (Butch Mock)Ford50040245running0146
81444   Kyle Petty Hot Wheels   (Petty Enterprises)Pontiac50036995running0142
93822   Ward Burton Caterpillar   (Bill Davis)Pontiac50049265running11143
10343   Dale Earnhardt GM Goodwrench Service Plus   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet50048630running0134
111028   Kenny Irwin, Jr. Texaco / Havoline   (Yates Racing)Ford49943870running0130
12397   Michael Waltrip Philips Electronics   (Jim Mattei)Chevrolet49939365running2132
13305   Terry Labonte Kellogg's   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet49943290running0124
142440   Sterling Marlin Coors Light   (Felix Sabates)Chevrolet49938615running0121
15 420   Tony Stewart Home Depot   (Joe Gibbs)Pontiac49848505running55123
16 655   Kenny Wallace Square D   (Andy Petree)Chevrolet49828390running0115
172123   Jimmy Spencer Winston   (Travis Carter)Ford49838040running0112
18 74   Bobby Hamilton Kodak   (Larry McClure)Chevrolet49842140running0109
193298   Rick Mast Yarborough / Burdette   (Cale Yarborough)Ford49830830running0106
202033   Ken Schrader Skoal   (Andy Petree)Chevrolet49840440running0103
213331   Mike Skinner Lowe's   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet49737740running0100
221811   Brett Bodine Paychex   (Brett Bodine)Ford49737490running097
23431   Steve Park Pennzoil   (Dale Earnhardt, Inc.)Chevrolet49736965running094
244097   Chad Little John Deere   (Jack Roush)Ford49736865running091
252394   Bill Elliott McDonald's   (Bill Elliott)Ford49736720running088
261721   Elliott Sadler Citgo   (Wood Brothers)Ford49737490running085
273712   Jeremy Mayfield Mobil 1   (Michael Kranefuss)Ford49641570running082
282560   Geoffrey Bodine Power Team   (Joe Bessey)Chevrolet49526515running079
294226   Johnny Benson, Jr. Cheerios   (Jack Roush)Ford49536485running076
301525   Wally Dallenbach, Jr. Budweiser   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet49435660running073
312991   Dick Trickle Textilease   (Joe Falk)Chevrolet49325615running070
321266   Darrell Waltrip Big Kmart   (Travis Carter)Ford49125370running067
333541   David Green Kodiak Ice   (Larry Hedrick)Chevrolet49025350running064
342271   Dave Marcis RealTree Camouflage   (Dave Marcis)Chevrolet49025810running061
352816   Kevin Lepage TV Guide / Primestar   (Jack Roush)Ford48932290running058
362742   Joe Nemechek BellSouth   (Felix Sabates)Chevrolet47832770running055
37 318   Bobby Labonte Interstate Batteries   (Joe Gibbs)Pontiac47141960running052
38 510   Ricky Rudd Tide   (Ricky Rudd)Ford41032250handling049
393600   Buckshot Jones Crown Fiber   (Billy Jones)Pontiac40625240running046
401177   Robert Pressley Jasper Engines   (Doug Bawel)Ford40325425running043
41 958   Ricky Craven Hollywood Video   (Scott Barbour)Ford40125200running040
42199   Jerry Nadeau Cartoon Network   (Harry Melling)Ford33525675crash037
434136   Ernie Irvan M&M's   (Nelson Bowers)Pontiac14432161handling034

Failed to qualify, withdrew, or driver changes:
PosNameNbrSponsorOwnerCar
44Rich Bickle45Lucky Dog / 10-10-345Tim BeverleyPontiac
45Stanton Barrett90Suburban Lodge / Triple EdgeJunie DonlaveyFord
46Derrike Cope30Jimmy DeanChuck RiderPontiac
WDCarl Long85Mansion MotorsportsThee DixonFord

Caution flag breakdown:
ConditionFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
ReasonFree
Pass
11111  
12165   #36 accident backstretch 
1710791  
1081147   #91,10 accident frontstretch 
115251137  
2522609   #18,77 accident backstretch 
26129232  
29330210   #9 spun turn 4 
3033075  
3083158   #00,26 accident turn 3 
31634025  
34135010   #9,20,24,58,77,66,41 accident turn 2 
351474124  
4754828   #1 accident turn 2 
48350018  
  Percent of race run under caution: 11.4%             Average green flag run: 55.4 laps

Lap leader breakdown:
LeaderFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
  Rusty Wallace1197197
  Tony Stewart19825255
  Michael Waltrip2532542
  Rusty Wallace25529440
  Ward Burton29530511
  Rusty Wallace30634439
  Mark Martin3453517
  Rusty Wallace352500149

Points Standings after this race:
RankDriverPointsDiff
1   Jeff Burton 1064    
2   Dale Jarrett 1012   -52  
3   Bobby Labonte 959   -105  
4   Mark Martin 955   -109  
5   Jeff Gordon 940   -124  
6   Terry Labonte 910   -154  
7   Ward Burton 892   -172  
8   Rusty Wallace 891   -173  
9   Jeremy Mayfield 852   -212  
10   Michael Waltrip 842   -222  
11   Mike Skinner 834   -230  
12   Tony Stewart 819   -245  
13   Chad Little 796   -268  
14   Dale Earnhardt 763   -301  
14   Bobby Hamilton 763   -301  
16   Sterling Marlin 730   -334  
17   Ken Schrader 728   -336  
18   Rick Mast 716   -348  
19   Kenny Irwin, Jr. 704   -360  
20   John Andretti 703   -361