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NASCAR Busch Grand National Series race number 24 of 33
Friday, August 24, 2001 at Bristol Motor Speedway, Bristol, TN
250 laps on a 0.533 mile paved track (133.250 miles)

Time of race: 1:41:22
Average speed: 78.872 mph
Pole speed: 124.46 mph
Cautions: 11 for 61 laps
Margin of victory: 3.209 sec
Attendance: n/a
Lead changes: 9

Glossary    2001 NASCAR Busch Grand National Series results   /   2001 standings

PosSt#DriverCarLapsMoneyStatusLedPts
1 22   Kevin Harvick AC Delco   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet25032130running85185
2 310   Jeff Green Nestle NesQuik   (Greg Pollex)Ford25048875running0170
3 448   Kenny Wallace Goulds Pumps   (George Debidart)Chevrolet25028965running0165
4 831   Steve Park Whelen Engineering   (Ted Marsh)Chevrolet25016460running40165
5 698   Elton Sawyer Hot Tamales / Starter   (Michael Kranefuss)Ford25021865running0155
61223   Scott Wimmer Jani-King   (Bill Davis)Pontiac25019215running0150
7231   Jimmy Spencer Yellow Freight   (James Finch)Chevrolet25011515running0146
81502   Ryan Newman Alltel   (Roger Penske)Ford25020105running0142
92574   Chad Little Staff America   (Bill Baumgardner)Chevrolet25016570running29143
103743   Jay Sauter Quality Farm Stores / Morton Salt   (Mike Curb)Chevrolet25018260running0134
11 121   Mike Skinner Rockwell Automation   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet25012400running10135
121892   Jimmie Johnson Excedrin PM   (Stanley Herzog)Chevrolet25023640running62132
131137   Kevin Grubb Timber Wolf   (Clarence Brewer)Chevrolet25016070running0124
142766   Geoffrey Bodine Phillips 66   (Jeffrey Welliver)Chevrolet25018340running0121
152134   David Green AFG Glass / Traco   (Scott Welliver)Chevrolet25016610running0118
161018   Mike McLaughlin MBNA   (Joe Gibbs)Pontiac25020310running0115
172433   Tony Raines Aleve   (Brian Baumgardner)Chevrolet24914780running0112
18 560   Greg Biffle Grainger   (Jack Roush)Ford24920250running23114
192246   Ashton Lewis Lewis Motorsports   (Bill Lewis)Chevrolet24914730running0106
203459   Rich Bickle Kingsford / Glad   (Tad Geschickter)Chevrolet24815255running0103
214394   Derrike Cope NuHouse / 2 Qwik   (Fred Bickford)Chevrolet24710625running0100
222625   Randy Tolsma U.S. Marine Corps   (Ed Rensi)Chevrolet24712855running097
232928   Brad Baker Averitt Express   (Gary Baker)Chevrolet24612580running094
24408   Jeff Falk Channellock   (Armando Fitz)Chevrolet24610540running091
253663   Shane Hall Lance Snacks   (Hubert Hensley)Ford24514640running088
264295   Steadman Marlin Shoney's Inn   (Sadler Brothers)Ford24210500running085
271711   Ron Hornaday, Jr. Channellock   (Armando Fitz)Chevrolet24112480running082
281971   Kevin Lepage State Fair Corn Dogs / Ball Park   (Kevin Lepage)Ford23212455crash079
29 757   Jason Keller Albertson's   (Keith Barnwell)Ford22819935running076
303217   Matt Kenseth Visine   (Robbie Reiser)Chevrolet21610495crash178
31137   Randy LaJoie Kleenex/Nortel Networks/"Happy B-Day Randy"   (Ed Evans)Chevrolet20119895crash070
322026   Bobby Hamilton, Jr. Dr. Pepper   (Dave Carroll)Chevrolet17912355crash067
333114   Larry Foyt Harrah's Casino   (A.J. Foyt)Chevrolet10312335crash064
342836   Hank Parker, Jr. GNC Live Well   (Scott Welliver)Chevrolet10017815crash061
353338   Christian Elder Great Clips   (Brad Akins)Ford6610295crash058
363877   Brad Teague Greg's Pizza   (Tony Hall)Ford6410275clutch055
371454   Kelly Denton GC Toys   (Rick Goodwin)Chevrolet6410255rear end052
384116   Chad Chaffin 31-W Insulation   (Wayne Day)Pontiac4410235oil line049
393589   Lance Hooper Over The Wall Diecast   (Mark Watkins)Pontiac3810215crash046
40 999   Michael Waltrip Aaron's Rents   (Michael Waltrip)Chevrolet2610195crash043
413000   Tim Fedewa Georgia Pacific   (Billy Jones)Chevrolet612175crash040
421627   Jamie McMurray Williams Travel Centers   (Clarence Brewer)Chevrolet512160crash037
433949   Ken Alexander Rent-A-Wreck / Greased Lightning   (Jay Robinson)Pontiac110144engine034

To the back:
NameNbrReason
Matt Kenseth17driver change
Greg Biffle60backup car

Failed to qualify, withdrew, or driver changes:
PosNameNbrSponsorOwnerCar
44Nate Monteith44King PharmaceuticalsDonald MonteithChevrolet
45Randy Ratliff75Food Country USACharlie HendersonChevrolet
46Ron Young70Jerry YoungChevrolet
DCClay Rogers17VisineRobbie ReiserChevrolet

Caution flag breakdown:
ConditionFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
ReasonFree
Pass
166  
7115   #99,27,26,00 accident backstretch 
122615  
27304   #14,99 spun turn 1 
315525  
56627   #25 spun turn 4 
63697  
70756   #38,94 spun turn 1 
7610126  
1021087   #36 accident turn 3 
10914032  
1411455   #95 accident frontstretch 
14619348  
1942007   #25 spun turn 2 
2012033  
2042129   #7 accident turn 2 
2132142  
2152195   #11,17,57 accident turn 4 
2202223  
2232253   #59 spun turn 3 
2262338  
2342363   #71 spun turn 2 
23725014  
  Percent of race run under caution: 24.4%             Average green flag run: 15.8 laps

Lap leader breakdown:
LeaderFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
  Mike Skinner144
  Kevin Harvick57571
  Mike Skinner76816
  Steve Park8210221
  Matt Kenseth1031031
  Chad Little10413229
  Jimmie Johnson13319462
  Steve Park19521319
  Greg Biffle21423623
  Kevin Harvick23725014

Points Standings after this race:
RankDriverPointsDiff
1   Kevin Harvick 3728    
2   Jason Keller 3388   -340  
3   Greg Biffle 3353   -375  
4   Jeff Green 3309   -419  
5   Elton Sawyer 2957   -771  
6   Tony Raines 2925   -803  
7   Mike McLaughlin 2914   -814  
8   Jimmie Johnson 2912   -816  
9   Chad Little 2807   -921  
10   Kenny Wallace 2769   -959  
11   Kevin Grubb 2631   -1097  
12   Randy LaJoie 2602   -1126  
13   Scott Wimmer 2582   -1146  
14   David Green 2526   -1202  
15   Jay Sauter 2494   -1234  
16   Jeff Purvis 2475   -1253  
17   Jamie McMurray 2459   -1269  
18   Bobby Hamilton, Jr. 2378   -1350  
19   Rich Bickle 2301   -1427  
20   Hank Parker, Jr. 2228   -1500  
21   Tim Fedewa 2086   -1642