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NASCAR Winston Cup race number 29 of 36
Sunday, September 29, 2002 at Kansas Speedway, Kansas City, KS
267 laps on a 1.500 mile paved track (400.500 miles)

Time of race: 3:21:16
Average speed: 119.394 mph
Pole speed: 177.924 mph
Cautions: 11 for 52 laps
Margin of victory: .618 sec
Attendance: 78000
Lead changes: 13

Glossary    2002 NASCAR Winston Cup results   /   2002 standings

PosSt#DriverCarLapsMoneyStatusLedPts
11024   Jeff Gordon DuPont   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet267217928running116185
2 312   Ryan Newman Alltel / Mobil 1   (Roger Penske)Ford267150140running81175
3112   Rusty Wallace Miller Lite   (Roger Penske)Ford267140800running0165
41225   Joe Nemechek UAW-Delphi   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet267105025running0160
5 59   Bill Elliott Dodge Dealers / UAW   (Ray Evernham)Dodge267106231running3160
6 18   Dale Earnhardt, Jr. Budweiser   (Dale Earnhardt, Inc.)Chevrolet26796700running10155
72717   Matt Kenseth DeWalt Power Tools   (Jack Roush)Ford26789400running0146
8 820   Tony Stewart Home Depot   (Joe Gibbs)Pontiac267111778running0142
91419   Jeremy Mayfield Dodge Dealers / UAW   (Ray Evernham)Dodge26774400running0138
10 248   Jimmie Johnson Lowe's   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet26669650running0134
112629   Kevin Harvick GM Goodwrench Service   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet266107478running48135
12185   Terry Labonte Kellogg's   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet26692333running0127
132231   Robby Gordon Cingular Wireless   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet26688156running0124
142143   John Andretti Cheerios / Betty Crocker   (Petty Enterprises)Dodge26690283running0121
153345   Kyle Petty Sprint PCS Vision   (Petty Enterprises)Dodge26664250running2123
162823   Kenny Wallace Hills Brothers Coffee   (Bill Davis)Dodge26661100running0115
172430   Jeff Green America Online   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet26661800running0112
183821   Elliott Sadler Motorcraft   (Wood Brothers)Ford26583500running1114
193614   Mike Wallace Conseco   (A.J. Foyt)Pontiac26460200running0106
203028   Ricky Rudd Havoline   (Yates Racing)Ford263104117running0103
213477   Dave Blaney Jasper Engines & Transmissions   (Doug Bawel)Ford26181050running0100
223118   Bobby Labonte Banquet / Interstate Batteries   (Joe Gibbs)Pontiac261101978running097
233510   Johnny Benson, Jr. Zerex / Valvoline   (Nelson Bowers)Pontiac26085950crash299
243741   Jimmy Spencer Energizer / Target   (Chip Ganassi)Dodge25969400crash091
25 96   Mark Martin Pfizer / Viagra   (Jack Roush)Ford25092833engine193
26 415   Michael Waltrip NAPA   (Dale Earnhardt, Inc.)Chevrolet23966400running085
274144   Jerry Nadeau Georgia-Pacific / Brawny   (Petty Enterprises)Dodge23166089ignition082
283936   Ken Schrader Pedigree   (Nelson Bowers)Pontiac23063000running079
291599   Jeff Burton Citgo Supergard   (Jack Roush)Ford22299467engine381
30171   Steve Park Pennzoil   (Dale Earnhardt, Inc.)Chevrolet21684975running073
311397   Kurt Busch Rubbermaid   (Jack Roush)Ford20662400running070
32324   Mike Skinner Kodak   (Larry McClure)Chevrolet19854200running067
33 740   Sterling Marlin Coors Light   (Chip Ganassi)Dodge14796317crash064
341626   Todd Bodine Discover Card   (Travis Carter)Ford12978987engine061
352360   Jack Sprague Haas Automation   (Gene Haas)Chevrolet9753550crash058
362955   Greg Biffle Schneider Electric / Square D   (Andy Petree)Chevrolet7461300crash055
374249   Stuart Kirby BAM Racing   (Beth Ann Morgenthau)Dodge4453100engine052
382032   Ricky Craven Tide   (Cal Wells)Ford4060900overheating049
39 688   Dale Jarrett UPS   (Yates Racing)Ford3972700engine046
404389   Morgan Shepherd Racing With Jesus / Red Line Oil   (Morgan Shepherd)Ford3052500crash043
412574   Tony Raines Staff America   (Bill Baumgardner)Chevrolet552300crash040
42407   Casey Atwood Sirius Satellite Radio   (Jim Smith)Dodge552100crash037
431922   Ward Burton Caterpillar   (Bill Davis)Dodge595153crash034

To the back:
NameNbrReason
Bobby Labonte18backup car

Failed to qualify, withdrew, or driver changes:
PosNameNbrSponsorOwnerCar
44Brett Bodine11Hooters RestaurantsBrett BodineFord
45Kirk Shelmerdine27Naturally Fresh FoodsKirk ShelmerdineFord
46Carl Long51Revival Soy / INBR World Best BuyRick WareDodge

Caution flag breakdown:
ConditionFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
ReasonFree
Pass
166  
7148   #7,18,21,22,30,36,44,49,74 accident frontstretch 
15195  
20267   #15 accident turn 2 
27293  
30323   #36,45,60,89 accident backstretch 
334311  
44485   #77 accident turn 4 
497628  
77815   #55 accident turn 4 
8210120  
1021065   debris backstretch 
1071115  
1121165   #1 accident turn 4 
11714226  
1431464   oil on track 
1471482  
1491524   #40,99,14 accident backstretch 
15324997  
2502534   debris backstretch 
2542629  
2632642   #10,19,28,41 accident turn 4 
2652673  
  Percent of race run under caution: 19.5%             Average green flag run: 17.9 laps

Lap leader breakdown:
LeaderFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
  Dale Earnhardt, Jr.111
  Ryan Newman24342
  Kevin Harvick447835
  Elliott Sadler79791
  Johnny Benson, Jr.80812
  Kevin Harvick829413
  Dale Earnhardt, Jr.951039
  Ryan Newman10414239
  Mark Martin1431431
  Bill Elliott1441463
  Jeff Gordon14720559
  Jeff Burton2062083
  Kyle Petty2092102
  Jeff Gordon21126757

Points Standings after this race:
RankDriverPointsDiff
1   Jimmie Johnson 3824    
2   Mark Martin 3813   -11  
3   Tony Stewart 3788   -36  
4   Jeff Gordon 3715   -109  
5   Sterling Marlin 3703   -121  
6   Rusty Wallace 3687   -137  
7   Ryan Newman 3670   -154  
8   Matt Kenseth 3631   -193  
9   Bill Elliott 3623   -201  
10   Ricky Rudd 3542   -282  
11   Kurt Busch 3469   -355  
12   Dale Jarrett 3456   -368  
13   Dale Earnhardt, Jr. 3296   -528  
14   Jeff Burton 3282   -542  
15   Michael Waltrip 3215   -609  
16   Ricky Craven 3169   -655  
17   Jeff Green 3069   -755  
18   Bobby Labonte 3023   -801  
19   Robby Gordon 2957   -867  
20   Dave Blaney 2955   -869