OFFICIAL RACE RESULTS

VALLEYDALE MEATS 500

Dale Earnhardt won the 1987 NASCAR WINSTON CUP SERIES Valleydale Meats 500 at Bristol Motor Speedway.

TRACK

  • NAME: Bristol Motor Speedway
  • LOCATION: Bristol
  • LENGTH: 0.533 Miles
  • SURFACE: Pavement
  • PURSE: $229,295

RACE

  • NUMBER: 7
  • NAME: Valleydale Meats 500
  • DATE: 04-12-1987
  • LAPS / MILES: 500 / 267
  • CAUTIONS / LAPS: 13 / 125

WINNER

  • NAME: Dale Earnhardt
  • CAR MAKE: Chevrolet
  • AVG SPEED: 75.621
  • START POSITION: 3rd
  • LEAD CHANGES: 19
POINTS LAPS
Fin St # Driver Make Sponsor Tot Race Bonus Tot Led Status Money
1 3 3 Dale Earnhardt Chevrolet Wrangler Jeans 180 175 5 500 134 Running 43,850
2 18 43 Richard Petty Pontiac STP 175 170 5 500 1 Running 21,030
3 15 15 Ricky Rudd Ford Motorcraft 165 165 0 500 0 Running 17,175
4 11 9 Bill Elliott Ford Coors 170 160 10 500 149 Running 12,570
5 5 7 Alan Kulwicki Ford Zerex 160 155 5 500 3 Running 11,605
6 1 33 Harry Gant Chevrolet Skoal Bandit 155 150 5 500 1 Running 9,060
7 16 21 Kyle Petty Ford Citgo 151 146 5 500 51 Running 6,350
8 8 26 Morgan Shepherd Buick Quaker State 147 142 5 499 42 Running 5,580
9 13 11 Terry Labonte Chevrolet Budweiser 138 138 0 499 0 Running 9,800
10 24 18 Dale Jarrett Chevrolet Eric Freedlander 134 134 0 497 0 Running 7,845
11 10 75 Neil Bonnett Pontiac Valvoline 130 130 0 492 0 Running 4,860
12 12 17 Darrell Waltrip Chevrolet Tide 127 127 0 490 0 Running 1,850
13 23 30 Michael Waltrip Pontiac Bahre Racing 124 124 0 487 0 Running 5,500
14 25 12 Slick Johnson Chevrolet Hesco Exhaust Systems 121 121 0 487 0 Running 4,290
15 28 6 DK Ulrich Chevrolet U.S. Racing 118 118 0 483 0 Running 4,380
16 2 27 Rusty Wallace Pontiac Kodiak 120 115 5 479 42 Running 8,710
17 7 90 Ken Schrader Ford Red Baron Frozen Pizza 112 112 0 451 0 Running 3,660
18 29 81 Mike Potter Ford Pannill Knits 109 109 0 450 0 Running 1,430
19 4 5 Geoffrey Bodine Chevrolet Levi Garrett 111 106 5 436 5 Crash 7,190
20 19 55 Phil Parsons Oldsmobile Copenhagen 103 103 0 419 0 Running 1,950
21 26 70 JD McDuffie Pontiac Rumple Furniture 100 100 0 406 0 Engine 1,260
22 27 64 Jerry Cranmer Ford Sunny King Honda 97 97 0 392 0 Running 3,400
23 6 22 Bobby Allison Buick Miller American 94 94 0 289 0 Crash 6,880
24 14 44 Sterling Marlin Oldsmobile Piedmont Airlines 96 91 5 252 54 Crash 4,060
25 22 67 Eddie Bierschwale Ford Pannill Knits 88 88 0 209 0 Crash 3,360
26 20 8 Bobby Hillin Jr Buick Miller American 85 85 0 195 0 Engine 6,770
27 17 71 Dave Marcis Chevrolet Lifebuoy 87 82 5 168 18 Crash 2,540
28 9 35 Benny Parsons Chevrolet Folger's 79 79 0 168 0 Crash 8,910
29 21 52 Jimmy Means Pontiac Turtle Wax 76 76 0 127 0 Crash 2,480
30 30 41 Ronnie Thomas Chevrolet Busch Polishes 73 73 0 77 0 Engine 950