OFFICIAL RACE RESULTS

MBNA 400

Mark Martin won the 1997 NASCAR WINSTON CUP SERIES MBNA 400 at Dover International Speedway.

TRACK

  • NAME: Dover International Speedway
  • LOCATION: Dover
  • LENGTH: 1.000 Miles
  • SURFACE: Pavement
  • PURSE: $1,257,905

RACE

  • NUMBER: 26
  • NAME: MBNA 400
  • DATE: 09-21-1997
  • LAPS / MILES: 400 / 400
  • CAUTIONS / LAPS: 1 / 11

WINNER

  • NAME: Mark Martin
  • CAR MAKE: Ford
  • AVG SPEED: 132.719
  • START POSITION: 1st
  • LEAD CHANGES: 10
POINTS LAPS
Fin St # Driver Make Sponsor Tot Race Bonus Tot Led Status Money
1 1 6 Mark Martin Ford Valvoline 185 175 10 400 194 Running 195,305
2 33 3 Dale Earnhardt Chevrolet GM Goodwrench Service Plus 175 170 5 400 4 Running 63,105
3 23 44 Kyle Petty Pontiac Hot Wheels 170 165 5 400 191 Running 40,205
4 5 18 Bobby Labonte Pontiac Interstate Batteries 160 160 0 400 0 Running 41,465
5 3 88 Dale Jarrett Ford Quality Care / Ford Credit 155 155 0 399 0 Running 39,845
6 16 10 Ricky Rudd Ford Tide 150 150 0 399 0 Running 34,440
7 2 24 Jeff Gordon Chevrolet DuPont Refinishes 151 146 5 398 11 Running 38,190
8 13 94 Bill Elliott Ford McDonald's 142 142 0 398 0 Running 29,990
9 31 28 Ernie Irvan Ford Texaco / Havoline 138 138 0 397 0 Running 32,340
10 9 75 Rick Mast Ford Remington Arms 134 134 0 396 0 Running 32,390
11 39 99 Jeff Burton Ford Exide Batteries 130 130 0 396 0 Running 33,190
12 14 33 Ken Schrader Chevrolet Skoal Bandit 127 127 0 396 0 Running 27,090
13 34 43 Bobby Hamilton Pontiac STP 124 124 0 396 0 Running 30,390
14 25 7 Geoffrey Bodine Ford QVC 121 121 0 396 0 Running 26,390
15 6 98 John Andretti Ford RCA 118 118 0 396 0 Running 26,990
16 22 2 Rusty Wallace Ford Miller Lite 115 115 0 395 0 Running 31,590
17 8 8 Hut Stricklin Ford Circuit City 112 112 0 395 0 Running 25,590
18 4 90 Dick Trickle Ford Heilig-Meyers / Simmons 109 109 0 395 0 Running 18,375
19 30 31 Mike Skinner Chevrolet Lowe's 106 106 0 394 0 Running 19,090
20 7 42 Joe Nemechek Chevrolet BellSouth 103 103 0 394 0 Running 19,190
21 28 41 Steve Grissom Chevrolet Kodiak 100 100 0 394 0 Running 24,790
22 27 22 Ward Burton Pontiac MBNA America 97 97 0 393 0 Running 24,640
23 24 37 Jeremy Mayfield Ford Kmart / RC Cola 94 94 0 393 0 Running 17,490
24 40 16 Ted Musgrave Ford Family Channel / Primestar 91 91 0 393 0 Running 24,340
25 11 96 David Green Chevrolet Caterpillar 88 88 0 393 0 Running 17,415
26 17 11 Brett Bodine Ford Bodine Enterprises 85 85 0 393 0 Running 24,015
27 21 4 Sterling Marlin Chevrolet Kodak Film 82 82 0 393 0 Running 29,865
28 29 30 Johnny Benson Jr Pontiac Pennzoil 79 79 0 392 0 Running 23,815
29 12 97 Chad Little Pontiac John Deere 76 76 0 392 0 Running 16,765
30 39 36 Derrike Cope Pontiac Skittles 73 73 0 392 0 Running 16,215
31 15 1 Morgan Shepherd Pontiac R&L Carriers 70 70 0 392 0 Running 20,665
32 41 17 Darrell Waltrip Chevrolet Parts America 67 67 0 391 0 Running 20,605
33 35 40 Robby Gordon Chevrolet Coors Light 64 64 0 389 0 Running 20,555
34 37 71 Dave Marcis Chevrolet RealTree Camouflage 61 61 0 388 0 Running 13,505
35 26 78 Gary Bradberry Ford Hanes 58 58 0 384 0 Running 13,830
36 18 23 Jimmy Spencer Ford Camel Cigarettes 55 55 0 384 0 Running 20,305
37 36 5 Terry Labonte Chevrolet Kellogg's Corn Flakes 52 52 0 382 0 Running 34,905
38 19 81 Kenny Wallace Ford Square D 49 49 0 363 0 Running 20,305
39 32 77 Robert Pressley Ford Jasper Engines / Federal Mogul 46 46 0 230 0 Drivetrain 13,305
40 42 29 Jeff Green Chevrolet Cartoon Network 43 43 0 166 0 Steering 13,305
41 10 25 Ricky Craven Chevrolet Budweiser 40 40 0 109 0 Engine 21,805
42 20 21 Michael Waltrip Ford Citgo 37 37 0 86 0 Crash 20,305