OFFICIAL RACE RESULTS

MOTORCRAFT QUALITY PARTS 500

Dale Earnhardt won the 1988 NASCAR Winston Cup Series Motorcraft Quality Parts 500 at Atlanta Motor Speedway.

TRACK

  • NAME: Atlanta Motor Speedway
  • LOCATION: Atlanta
  • LENGTH: 1.522 Miles
  • SURFACE: Pavement
  • PURSE: $416,355

RACE

  • NUMBER: 4
  • NAME: Motorcraft Quality Parts 500
  • DATE: 03-20-1988
  • LAPS / MILES: 328 / 499
  • CAUTIONS / LAPS: 7 / 40

WINNER

  • NAME: Dale Earnhardt
  • CAR MAKE: Chevrolet
  • AVG SPEED: 137.588
  • START POSITION: 2nd
  • LEAD CHANGES: 19
Finish Start # Driver Make Sponsor Points Laps Led Status Money
1 2 3 Dale Earnhardt Chevrolet GM Goodwrench 185 328 270 Running 67,950
2 4 27 Rusty Wallace Pontiac Kodiak 175 328 2 Running 37,875
3 10 17 Darrell Waltrip Chevrolet Tide 170 327 2 Running 26,150
4 13 11 Terry Labonte Chevrolet Budweiser 165 327 2 Running 19,575
5 21 21 Kyle Petty Ford Citgo 160 327 1 Running 18,750
6 22 8 Bobby Hillin, Jr. Buick Miller High Life 150 326 0 Running 13,300
7 18 88 Buddy Baker Oldsmobile Red Baron Frozen Pizza 146 326 0 Running 13,650
8 9 25 Ken Schrader Chevrolet Folger's Coffee 142 326 0 Running 16,950
9 5 15 Brett Bodine Ford Crisco 138 326 0 Running 19,675
10 32 4 Rick Wilson Oldsmobile Kodak 134 325 0 Running 11,825
11 27 12 Bobby Allison Buick Miller High Life 135 325 2 Running 11,020
12 16 30 Michael Waltrip Pontiac Country Time Lemonade 127 322 0 Running 10,000
13 8 90 Benny Parsons Ford Bull's Eye Barbecue Sauce 129 322 44 Running 8,930
14 25 98 Brad Noffsinger Buick Sunoco 0 321 0 Running 5,310
15 33 71 Dave Marcis Chevrolet Lifebuoy 123 320 3 Running 7,880
16 42 10 Ken Bouchard Ford Whitcomb Racing 115 320 0 Running 5,520
17 23 23 Eddie Bierschwale Oldsmobile Wayne Paging 112 319 0 Running 4,410
18 34 2 Ernie Irvan Chevrolet Kroger 109 318 0 Running 6,100
19 3 9 Bill Elliott Ford Coors 106 312 0 Crash 11,940
20 11 44 Sterling Marlin Oldsmobile Piedmont Airlines 103 311 0 Running 7,770
21 17 33 Harry Gant Chevrolet Skoal Bandit 100 296 0 Running 5,985
22 31 75 Neil Bonnett Pontiac Valvoline 102 289 1 Running 9,600
23 24 43 Richard Petty Pontiac STP 94 285 0 Engine 5,615
24 28 26 Ricky Rudd Buick Quaker State 91 253 0 Engine 5,430
25 38 89 Jim Sauter Pontiac Evinrude 88 238 0 Cylinder head 2,945
26 36 68 Derrike Cope Ford Purolator Filters 85 194 0 Running 5,255
27 26 97 Rodney Combs Buick AC Spark Plug 0 172 0 Cylinder head 3,095
28 29 92 David Sosebee Ford War Eagle Construction 79 165 0 Clutch 2,210
29 40 99 Dale Jarrett Chevrolet Saylor Racing 76 164 0 Brakes 2,175
30 20 47 Morgan Shepherd Buick Shepherd Racing 73 143 0 Grease seal 2,090
31 7 6 Mark Martin Ford Stroh's Light 70 142 0 Crash 2,060
32 19 29 Cale Yarborough Oldsmobile Hardee's 67 127 0 Brakes 2,030
33 1 5 Geoffrey Bodine Chevrolet Levi Garrett 69 109 1 Engine 8,725
34 6 14 A.J. Foyt Oldsmobile Copenhagen 61 85 0 Engine 2,430
35 30 77 Ken Ragan Ford Bob Beard 58 84 0 Engine 1,930
36 35 31 Brad Teague Oldsmobile Slender You Figure Salons 55 80 0 Crash 1,905
37 15 55 Phil Parsons Oldsmobile Crown Petroleum 52 71 0 Crash 4,585
38 14 83 Lake Speed Oldsmobile Wynn's 49 49 0 Cylinder head 1,865
39 12 7 Alan Kulwicki Ford Zerex 46 29 0 Engine 4,515
40 41 28 Davey Allison Ford Havoline 43 29 0 Crash 11,160
41 37 36 H.B. Bailey Pontiac National Motors 40 12 0 Oil leak 1,760
42 39 52 Jimmy Means Pontiac Eureka Vacuum Cleaners 37 3 0 Engine 4,410