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NASCAR Busch Grand National Series race number 9 of 34
Saturday, April 26, 2003 at California Speedway, Fontana, CA
150 laps on a 2.000 mile paved track (300.000 miles)

Time of race: 2:19:05
Average speed: 129.419 mph
Pole speed: 183.941 mph
Cautions: 6 for 30 laps
Margin of victory: .882 sec
Attendance: 40000
Lead changes: 10

Glossary    2003 NASCAR Busch Grand National Series results   /   2003 standings

PosSt#DriverCarLapsMoneyStatusLedPts
11917   Matt Kenseth Aleve   (John Reiser)Ford15067975running47180
2 299   Michael Waltrip Aaron's Sales & Lease   (Michael Waltrip)Chevrolet15053770running34175
3 121   Kevin Harvick PayDay   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet15055635running59175
4 938   Kasey Kahne Great Clips   (Brad Akins)Ford15044620running0160
51492   Todd Bodine Herzog-Jackson Motorsports   (Stanley Herzog)Chevrolet15037350running0155
6251   Jamie McMurray Yellow Transportation   (James Finch)Dodge15026350running0150
72157   Jason Keller Albertson's   (Greg Pollex)Ford15036300running0146
81348   Shane Hmiel Goulds Pumps   (George Debidart)Chevrolet15028600running9147
91037   David Green Timber Wolf   (Clarence Brewer)Pontiac15032800running0138
10 32   Ron Hornaday, Jr. AC Delco   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet15028350running0134
11 487   David Reutimann Hills Brothers Coffee   (Joe Nemechek)Chevrolet15024450running0130
121546   Ashton Lewis Civil Air Patrol   (Bill Lewis)Chevrolet15026300running0127
132718   Coy Gibbs MBNA   (Joe Gibbs)Chevrolet15027405running0124
142823   Scott Wimmer Stacker 2 / Stamina Rx   (Bill Davis)Chevrolet15031375running0121
153130   Steadman Marlin Keystone Light   (Todd Braun)Dodge15021050running0118
16264   Mike Wallace GEICO Direct   (Fred Biagi)Chevrolet15025625running0115
171320   Mike Bliss Rockwell Automation   (Joe Gibbs)Chevrolet14924295running0112
181225   Bobby Hamilton, Jr. U.S. Marine Corps   (Ed Rensi)Ford14929670running0109
19 65   Brian Vickers GMAC Financial Services / Carquest   (Ricky Hendrick)Chevrolet14929795running0106
201110   Scott Riggs Nestle NesQuik   (Greg Pollex)Ford14930220running0103
21 559   Stacy Compton Kingsford / Johnsonville   (Tad Geschickter)Chevrolet14924145running1105
221690   Kevin Grubb Diet Dr. Pepper   (Kelly Carroll)Dodge14921670running097
23 843   Johnny Sauter Channellock / Curb Records   (Mike Curb)Chevrolet14822050running094
24326   Damon Lusk Sta-Rite Pumps   (Tommy Baldwin, Jr.)Dodge14819375running091
253827   Chase Montgomery U.S. Air Force   (Clarence Brewer)Pontiac14828870running088
263049   Carlos Contreras Fox Sports Espanol / Citizen Watches   (Jay Robinson)Ford14719125running085
273579   Troy Cline Haas Automation   (John Aramendia)Chevrolet14719000running082
283977   Bruce Bechtel Moy Racing   (Joe Reilly)Ford14620875running079
291883   Jeff Streeter S & S Helicopters   (Stephen Streeter)Chevrolet14318750running076
304116   Larry Gunselman 31-W / Waterloo Tool Storage   (Wayne Day)Pontiac14020745running073
312233   Tony Raines Outdoor Channel   (Brian Baumgardner)Chevrolet13918500crash070
32247   Randy LaJoie Kleenex / Ralph's   (Ed Evans)Chevrolet13222390running067
33 719   Chad Blount APP Prepaid Gas Cards   (Todd Braun)Dodge13220730running064
342060   Stanton Barrett Odoban   (Jack Roush)Ford12925620running061
353726   Lance Norick Dr. Pepper / Express Personnel   (Dave Carroll)Dodge10820010running058
363322   Regan Smith Colorfast Industries   (Danny Bost)Chevrolet9419900running055
373654   Hermie Sadler Toys R Us   (Rick Goodwin)Chevrolet9019790engine052
384339   Chris Bingham Jay Robinson Racing   (Jay Robinson)Ford8617685engine049
394044   Mike Harmon GIC / First Flight Centennial   (Gregg Mixon)Chevrolet7417650overheating046
402912   Kerry Earnhardt Hot Tamales   (Armando Fitz)Chevrolet5819610crash043
41420   Morgan Shepherd Eagle Jet International   (Johnny Davis)Chevrolet3617560brakes040
423473   Jason Schuler Havill-Spoerl   (Daryl Spoerl)Ford3317515ignition037
431788   Joe Nemechek Hills Brothers Coffee   (Joe Nemechek)Chevrolet817483ignition034

To the back:
NameNbrReason
Larry Gunselman16engine change
Regan Smith22engine change
Chris Bingham39engine change

Failed to qualify, withdrew, or driver changes:
PosNameNbrSponsorOwnerCar
44Jason Hedlesky91carsponsor.comStanton BarrettPontiac
45Brad Teague52Means RacingJimmy MeansFord
46Greg Pursley84www.brianweberassociates.comBrian WeberChevrolet

Caution flag breakdown:
ConditionFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
ReasonFree
Pass
133  
496   #79,22,26 accident turn 4 
104031  
41477   oil on track 
485811  
59635   #19,12 accident turn 4 
64674  
68714   debris 
7211746  
1181225   #60 accident turn 3 
12314018  
1411433   #33 accident turn 3 
1441507  
  Percent of race run under caution: 20.0%             Average green flag run: 17.1 laps

Lap leader breakdown:
LeaderFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
  Kevin Harvick11515
  Michael Waltrip163116
  Matt Kenseth32332
  Michael Waltrip34429
  Kevin Harvick43519
  Stacy Compton52521
  Kevin Harvick538735
  Michael Waltrip88969
  Matt Kenseth9710913
  Shane Hmiel1101189
  Matt Kenseth11915032

Points Standings after this race:
RankDriverPointsDiff
1   Todd Bodine 1275    
2   Ron Hornaday, Jr. 1176   -99  
3   David Green 1173   -102  
4   Shane Hmiel 1165   -110  
5   Mike Bliss 1130   -145  
6   Jason Keller 1117   -158  
7   Jamie McMurray 1107   -168  
8   Kasey Kahne 1054   -221  
9   Scott Riggs 1053   -222  
10   Johnny Sauter 1046   -229  
11   Brian Vickers 1016   -259  
12   Kevin Grubb 982   -293  
13   Mike Wallace 978   -297  
14   Bobby Hamilton, Jr. 967   -308  
15   Ashton Lewis 959   -316  
16   Coy Gibbs 954   -321  
17   Scott Wimmer 940   -335  
18   Stacy Compton 909   -366  
19   Michael Waltrip 896   -379  
20   Stanton Barrett 886   -389  
21   Randy LaJoie 875   -400