OFFICIAL RACE RESULTS

ATLANTA JOURNAL 500

Rusty Wallace won the 1988 NASCAR WINSTON CUP SERIES Atlanta Journal 500 at Atlanta Motor Speedway.

TRACK

  • NAME: Atlanta Motor Speedway
  • LOCATION: Atlanta
  • LENGTH: 1.522 Miles
  • SURFACE: Pavement
  • PURSE: $387,785

RACE

  • NUMBER: 29
  • NAME: Atlanta Journal 500
  • DATE: 11-20-1988
  • LAPS / MILES: 328 / 499
  • CAUTIONS / LAPS: 9 / 55

WINNER

  • NAME: Rusty Wallace
  • CAR MAKE: Pontiac
  • AVG SPEED: 129.024
  • START POSITION: 1st
  • LEAD CHANGES: 33
POINTS LAPS
Fin St # Driver Make Sponsor Tot Race Bonus Tot Led Status Money
1 1 27 Rusty Wallace Pontiac Kodiak 185 175 10 328 166 Running 87,575
2 23 28 Davey Allison Ford Havoline 175 170 5 328 26 Running 35,625
3 4 12 Mike Alexander Buick Miller High Life 170 165 5 328 20 Running 23,610
4 5 26 Ricky Rudd Buick Quaker State 165 160 5 328 1 Running 14,725
5 13 17 Darrell Waltrip Chevrolet Tide 160 155 5 328 14 Running 16,525
6 7 25 Ken Schrader Chevrolet Folger's Coffee 155 150 5 328 1 Running 12,350
7 28 30 Michael Waltrip Pontiac Country Time Lemonade 146 146 0 327 0 Running 14,950
8 9 11 Terry Labonte Chevrolet Budweiser 142 142 0 327 0 Running 12,025
9 38 8 Bobby Hillin Jr Buick Miller High Life 138 138 0 327 0 Running 8,650
10 26 29 Cale Yarborough Oldsmobile Hardee's 134 134 0 327 0 Running 7,800
11 29 9 Bill Elliott Ford Coors 130 130 0 327 0 Running 12,500
12 8 44 Sterling Marlin Oldsmobile Piedmont Airlines 132 127 5 327 23 Running 8,375
13 18 75 Neil Bonnett Pontiac Valvoline 124 124 0 327 0 Running 10,150
14 2 3 Dale Earnhardt Chevrolet GM Goodwrench 126 121 5 326 49 Running 16,750
15 6 5 Geoffrey Bodine Chevrolet Levi Garrett 123 118 5 326 1 Running 7,425
16 19 55 Phil Parsons Oldsmobile Crown Petroleum 115 115 0 326 0 Running 6,550
17 14 4 Rick Wilson Oldsmobile Kodak Film 112 112 0 325 0 Running 4,230
18 30 2 Ernie Irvan Pontiac Kroger 109 109 0 325 0 Running 4,575
19 40 71 Dave Marcis Chevrolet Lifebuoy 111 106 5 320 1 Running 7,620
20 10 6 Mark Martin Ford Stroh's Light 103 103 0 276 0 Engine 5,960
21 27 16 Larry Pearson Chevrolet Chattanooga Chew 100 100 0 272 0 Engine 2,205
22 21 21 Kyle Petty Ford Citgo 97 97 0 267 0 Engine 9,125
23 41 31 Jim Sauter Oldsmobile Slender You Figure Salons 99 94 5 265 6 Flywheel 2,990
24 15 23 Eddie Bierschwale Oldsmobile Wayne Paging 91 91 0 252 0 Running 1,960
25 12 7 Alan Kulwicki Ford Zerex 93 88 5 250 13 Crash 5,230
26 35 98 Brad Noffsinger Buick Sunoco 85 85 0 234 0 Engine 2,100
27 3 15 Brett Bodine Ford Crisco 82 82 0 228 0 Engine 10,420
28 42 88 Greg Sacks Oldsmobile Red Baron Frozen Pizza 84 79 5 224 1 Engine 4,540
29 36 34 Rodney Combs Buick Fab Detergent 76 76 0 220 0 Engine 1,760
30 22 33 Harry Gant Chevrolet Skoal Bandit 73 73 0 206 0 Crash 4,425
31 24 14 AJ Foyt Oldsmobile Copenhagen 75 70 5 199 5 Engine 1,690
32 32 80 Jimmy Horton Ford S & H Racing 67 67 0 190 0 Water pump 1,670
33 25 68 Derrike Cope Ford Purolator 64 64 0 166 0 Engine 1,650
34 33 90 Benny Parsons Ford Bull's Eye Barbecue Sauce 61 61 0 134 0 Crash 5,060
35 39 36 HB Bailey Pontiac Almeda Auto Parts 58 58 0 105 0 Engine 1,605
36 20 43 Richard Petty Pontiac STP 55 55 0 84 0 Crash 2,195
37 11 83 Lake Speed Oldsmobile Wynn's 52 52 0 66 0 Engine 3,550
38 37 52 Jimmy Means Pontiac Eureka Vacuum Cleaners 54 49 5 63 1 Engine 1,540
39 16 64 Brad Teague Chevrolet Tiger Sauce 46 46 0 60 0 Engine 1,525
40 17 57 Morgan Shepherd Pontiac Valvoline 43 43 0 52 0 Water pump 1,525
41 34 1 Dale Jarrett Buick Port-A-Lube 40 40 0 5 0 Crash 1,525
42 31 97 Tommy Ellis Buick AC Spark Plug 37 37 0 2 0 Transmission 1,525