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NASCAR Winston Cup race number 33 of 36
Sunday, November 4, 2001 at North Carolina Speedway, Rockingham, NC
393 laps on a 1.017 mile paved track (399.681 miles)

Time of race: 3:05:59
Average speed: 128.941 mph
Pole speed: 154.69 mph
Cautions: 2 for 16 laps
Margin of victory: 6.285 sec
Attendance: n/a
Lead changes: 15

Glossary    2001 NASCAR Winston Cup results   /   2001 standings

PosSt#DriverCarLapsMoneyStatusLedPts
11333   Joe Nemechek Oakwood Homes   (Andy Petree)Chevrolet393157535running196185
2 11   Kenny Wallace Pennzoil   (Dale Earnhardt, Inc.)Chevrolet393113233running101175
33910   Johnny Benson, Jr. Valvoline   (Nelson Bowers)Pontiac39375350running0165
43188   Dale Jarrett UPS   (Yates Racing)Ford393103252running0160
5 425   Jerry Nadeau UAW-Delphi   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet39365350running0155
62522   Ward Burton Caterpillar   (Bill Davis)Dodge39380560running0150
71020   Tony Stewart Home Depot   (Joe Gibbs)Pontiac39361075running17151
83728   Ricky Rudd Texaco / Havoline   (Yates Racing)Ford39375572running0142
91918   Bobby Labonte Interstate Batteries   (Joe Gibbs)Pontiac39392102running33143
104017   Matt Kenseth DeWalt Power Tools   (Jack Roush)Ford39257375running0134
111840   Sterling Marlin Coors Light   (Chip Ganassi)Dodge39262685running0130
12 232   Ricky Craven Tide   (Cal Wells)Ford39250420running0127
134177   Robert Pressley Jasper Engines   (Doug Bawel)Ford39256211running0124
14 693   Dave Blaney BP / Amoco   (Bill Davis)Dodge39141700running0121
15218   Dale Earnhardt, Jr. Budweiser   (Dale Earnhardt, Inc.)Chevrolet39175223running0118
16157   Kevin Lepage NationsRent   (Jim Smith)Ford39154590running0115
17334   Bobby Hamilton, Jr. Kodak   (Larry McClure)Chevrolet39143675running0112
183899   Jeff Burton Citgo Supergard   (Jack Roush)Ford39182646running0109
191236   Ken Schrader Pedigree   (Nelson Bowers)Pontiac39147900running0106
20 319   Casey Atwood Dodge / UAW   (Ray Evernham)Dodge39144550running0103
211415   Michael Waltrip NAPA "We Keep America Running"   (Dale Earnhardt, Inc.)Chevrolet39146450running1105
22 555   Bobby Hamilton Square D   (Andy Petree)Chevrolet39146850running097
233021   Elliott Sadler Motorcraft   (Wood Brothers)Ford39156550running094
24282   Rusty Wallace Miller Lite   (Roger Penske)Ford39180490running091
25 824   Jeff Gordon DuPont Automotive   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet39081577running088
261726   Jimmy Spencer Kmart   (Travis Carter)Ford39046850running085
272329   Kevin Harvick GM Goodwrench   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet39080777running082
28425   Terry Labonte Kellogg's   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet39069780running079
291643   John Andretti Pop Secret   (Petty Enterprises)Dodge39069402running076
303501   Jason Leffler Cingular Wireless   (Chip Ganassi)Dodge39042750running073
313214   Ron Hornaday, Jr. Conseco   (A.J. Foyt)Pontiac38934100running070
322012   Mike Wallace Mobil 1   (Roger Penske)Ford38963259running067
33 771   Dick Trickle RealTree Camouflage   (Dave Marcis)Chevrolet38933850running064
34 96   Mark Martin Viagra / Pfizer   (Jack Roush)Ford38978076running061
353411   Brett Bodine Ralph's Supermarkets   (Brett Bodine)Ford38833600running058
362692   Stacy Compton Kodiak   (Mark Melling)Dodge38833550running055
372731   Robby Gordon Lowe's   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet38865824running052
383644   Buckshot Jones Georgia-Pacific   (Petty Enterprises)Dodge38541440running049
391197   Kurt Busch Sharpie / Rubbermaid   (Jack Roush)Ford33341390engine4551
40249   Bill Elliott Dodge Dealers / UAW   (Ray Evernham)Dodge31458038running043
414366   Todd Bodine Kmart Blue Light Special   (Travis Carter)Ford27033265handling040
422985   Carl Long Noopco Paint Remover   (Thee Dixon)Dodge17038185crash037
432245   Kyle Petty Sprint   (Petty Enterprises)Dodge732479crash034

Failed to qualify, withdrew, or driver changes:
PosNameNbrSponsorOwnerCar
44Rick Mast90Donlavey RacingJunie DonlaveyFord

Caution flag breakdown:
ConditionFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
ReasonFree
Pass
111  
265   #9,45 accident turn 2 
7176170  
17718711   #85 accident turn 4 
188393206  
  Percent of race run under caution: 4.1%             Average green flag run: 125.7 laps

Lap leader breakdown:
LeaderFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
  Kenny Wallace16161
  Tony Stewart627817
  Joe Nemechek79835
  Bobby Labonte84896
  Michael Waltrip90901
  Joe Nemechek9114555
  Bobby Labonte14617227
  Kenny Wallace1731753
  Kurt Busch17619015
  Kenny Wallace19122434
  Joe Nemechek22526844
  Kenny Wallace2692702
  Kurt Busch27130030
  Joe Nemechek30133232
  Kenny Wallace3333331
  Joe Nemechek33439360

Points Standings after this race:
RankDriverPointsDiff
1   Jeff Gordon 4750    
2   Ricky Rudd 4424   -326  
3   Tony Stewart 4354   -396  
4   Dale Jarrett 4296   -454  
5   Sterling Marlin 4231   -519  
6   Rusty Wallace 4118   -632  
7   Dale Earnhardt, Jr. 4095   -655  
8   Bobby Labonte 4069   -681  
9   Kevin Harvick 4000   -750  
10   Jeff Burton 3983   -767  
11   Johnny Benson, Jr. 3828   -922  
12   Mark Martin 3764   -986  
13   Matt Kenseth 3628   -1122  
14   Ward Burton 3530   -1220  
15   Jimmy Spencer 3509   -1241  
16   Bill Elliott 3426   -1324  
17   Bobby Hamilton 3371   -1379  
18   Ken Schrader 3327   -1423  
19   Jerry Nadeau 3296   -1454  
20   Elliott Sadler 3219   -1531