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Pep Boys Indy Racing League race number 6 of 10
Saturday, July 17, 1999 at Atlanta Motor Speedway, Hampton, GA
208 laps on a 1.540 mile paved track (320.320 miles)

Time of race: 2:12:15
Average speed: 141.546 mph
Pole speed: 215.251 mph
Cautions: 7 for 45 laps
Margin of victory: under caution
Attendance: 32000
Lead changes: 17

Glossary    1999 Pep Boys Indy Racing League results   /   1999 standings

PosSt#DriverC/E/TLapsMoneyStatusLedPts
1 68   Scott Sharp Delphi Automotive Systems   (Tom Kelley)D/A/G208130500running4250
21081   Robby Unser PetroMoly   (Team Pelfrey)D/A/F20885950running1240
31414   Kenny Brack Power Team Racing   (A.J. Foyt)D/A/G20869150running1535
4186   Eliseo Salazar Cristal   (Phil Nienhouse)G/A/F20833600running032
52012   Buzz Calkins Bradley Food Marts / Save-O-Mat   (Brad Calkins)G/A/F20850800running030
62151   Eddie Cheever, Jr. Children's Beverage Group   (Eddie Cheever, Jr.)D/I/G20750400running028
7 79   Davey Hamilton Spinal Conquest   (Rick Galles)D/A/G20744300running126
82798   Donnie Beechler Big Daddy's BBQ Sauce and Spices   (Larry Cahill)D/A/F20726100running024
91130   Jimmy Kite Team Losi / Fast Rod   (Dennis McCormack)G/A/F20743100running022
10 111   Billy Boat Harrah's   (A.J. Foyt)D/A/G20754500running223
11253   Raul Boesel b-Fast Shopper / R&S MK V   (Brant Racing)R/A/G20740900running019
121633   Jaques Lazier Warner Brothers Studio Store   (Truscelli Racing)G/A/G20639800spun2418
132292   Johnny Unser Tae-Bo / Delta Faucet   (Ron Hemelgarn)D/A/G20616800running017
142355   Robby McGehee Energizer Advanced Formula   (Dave Conti)D/A/F20515600running016
151266   Scott Harrington CertainTeed Building Products   (Scott Harrington)D/A/F20414600running015
16 54   Scott Goodyear Pennzoil   (Panther Racing)G/A/G20045500running5216
17 428   Mark Dismore MCI WorldCom   (Tom Kelley)D/A/G18634300running013
181917   Jack Miller Mayfield / Aramark / Folgers Coffee   (Tri-Star Motorsports)D/A/G18412300engine012
19 942   John Hollansworth, Jr. CompuCom / Lycos   (Team Xtreme Racing)D/A/F16933300running011
202620   Tyce Carlson Immke Auto Group / Hubbard Photographics   (Blueprint-Immke Racing)D/A/F15632200clutch010
211591   Buddy Lazier Delta Faucet / Coors Light   (Ron Hemelgarn)D/A/G11342200crash59
22 399   Sam Schmidt Sprint PCS   (Fred Treadway)G/A/F11332200crash189
23 22   Greg Ray Glidden / Menards   (John Menard)D/A/F10842200electrical379
24137   Stephan Gregoire Mexmil / Tokheim   (Dick Simon)G/A/F8732200crash06
251722   Ronnie Johncox The Home Depot   (Tri-Star Motorsports)D/A/G8710200crash05
26 821   Jeff Ward Yahoo! / MerchantOnline.com   (Pagan Racing)D/A/G8332200crash04
272435   Steve Knapp Delco Remy / Microphonics / Fuz.com / ISM   (Bob Hancher)G/A/G5732200crash03
C/E/T = Chassis / Engine / Tire codes
  Chassis: D - Dallara; G - G Force; R - Riley & Scott
  Engine: A - Oldsmobile Aurora; I - Nissan Infiniti
  Tires: F - Firestone; G - Goodyear

Caution flag breakdown:
ConditionFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
ReasonFree
Pass
12828  
29357   #42 accident turn 2 
365015  
51555   #35 tow-in 
568732  
8810417   #22,35,21,7 accident turn 2 
1051139  
1141196   #99,91 accident backstretch 
12016546  
1661694   #66 spun pit exit 
17018718  
1881914   #17 engine 
19220615  
2072082   #33 spun backstretch 
  Percent of race run under caution: 21.6%             Average green flag run: 23.3 laps

Lap leader breakdown:
LeaderFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
  Billy Boat122
  Greg Ray31311
  Sam Schmidt143118
  Scott Goodyear328150
  Greg Ray8210726
  Kenny Brack1081081
  Buddy Lazier1091135
  Kenny Brack11412310
  Jaques Lazier12414219
  Scott Goodyear1431442
  Jaques Lazier1451495
  Davey Hamilton1501501
  Scott Sharp15116111
  Robby Unser1621643
  Kenny Brack1651684
  Robby Unser1691779
  Scott Sharp17820831

Points Standings after this race:
RankDriverPointsDiff
1   Scott Goodyear 180    
2   Scott Sharp 159   -21  
3   Jeff Ward 153   -27  
4   Eddie Cheever, Jr. 149   -31  
5   Kenny Brack 144   -36  
6   Greg Ray 140   -40  
7   Robby Unser 139   -41  
8   Davey Hamilton 133   -47  
9   Billy Boat 125   -55  
10   Mark Dismore 120   -60  
11   Buddy Lazier 113   -67  
12   Sam Schmidt 110   -70  
13   Buzz Calkins 108   -72  
14   Raul Boesel 98   -82  
15   Stephan Gregoire 91   -89  
16   Eliseo Salazar 83   -97  
17   John Hollansworth, Jr. 80   -100  
18   Robbie Buhl 73   -107  
19   Steve Knapp 69   -111  
19   Donnie Beechler 69   -111