OFFICIAL RACE RESULTS

CMT 300

Jeff Gordon won the 1997 NASCAR WINSTON CUP SERIES CMT 300 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway.

TRACK

  • NAME: New Hampshire Motor Speedway
  • LOCATION: Loudon
  • LENGTH: 1.058 Miles
  • SURFACE: Pavement
  • PURSE: $1,830,310

RACE

  • NUMBER: 25
  • NAME: CMT 300
  • DATE: 09-14-1997
  • LAPS / MILES: 300 / 317
  • CAUTIONS / LAPS: 8 / 49

WINNER

  • NAME: Jeff Gordon
  • CAR MAKE: Chevrolet
  • AVG SPEED: 100.364
  • START POSITION: 13th
  • LEAD CHANGES: 15
POINTS LAPS
Fin St # Driver Make Sponsor Tot Race Bonus Tot Led Status Money
1 13 24 Jeff Gordon Chevrolet DuPont Refinishes 185 175 10 300 137 Running 188,625
2 40 28 Ernie Irvan Ford Texaco / Havoline 175 170 5 300 5 Running 111,425
3 2 43 Bobby Hamilton Pontiac STP 170 165 5 300 62 Running 84,925
4 23 41 Steve Grissom Chevrolet Kodiak 160 160 0 300 0 Running 63,225
5 6 25 Ricky Craven Chevrolet Budweiser 160 155 5 300 91 Running 62,425
6 19 88 Dale Jarrett Ford Quality Care / Ford Credit 150 150 0 300 0 Running 52,125
7 16 23 Jimmy Spencer Ford Camel Cigarettes 151 146 5 300 1 Running 47,725
8 30 3 Dale Earnhardt Chevrolet GM Goodwrench Service Plus 142 142 0 300 0 Running 49,025
9 17 6 Mark Martin Ford Valvoline 143 138 5 300 1 Running 47,025
10 25 8 Hut Stricklin Ford Circuit City 134 134 0 300 0 Running 47,325
11 10 94 Bill Elliott Ford McDonald's 130 130 0 300 0 Running 42,125
12 11 44 Kyle Petty Pontiac Hot Wheels 127 127 0 300 0 Running 33,225
13 29 42 Joe Nemechek Chevrolet BellSouth 124 124 0 300 0 Running 33,725
14 39 99 Jeff Burton Ford Exide Batteries 121 121 0 300 0 Running 46,025
15 12 18 Bobby Labonte Pontiac Interstate Batteries 118 118 0 300 0 Running 45,925
16 14 7 Geoffrey Bodine Ford QVC 115 115 0 300 0 Running 38,825
17 5 98 John Andretti Ford RCA 112 112 0 300 0 Running 38,000
18 9 9 Lake Speed Ford Melling Engine Parts 109 109 0 300 0 Running 30,300
19 20 30 Johnny Benson Jr Pontiac Pennzoil 106 106 0 300 0 Running 37,000
20 7 75 Rick Mast Ford Remington Arms 108 103 5 300 1 Running 36,700
21 33 2 Rusty Wallace Ford Miller Lite 100 100 0 299 0 Crash 42,975
22 28 90 Dick Trickle Ford Heilig-Meyers / Simmons 97 97 0 299 0 Running 29,175
23 35 22 Ward Burton Pontiac MBNA America 94 94 0 299 0 Running 25,875
24 26 40 Robby Gordon Chevrolet Coors Light 91 91 0 299 0 Running 37,575
25 27 37 Jeremy Mayfield Ford Kmart / RC Cola 88 88 0 299 0 Running 27,285
26 24 36 Derrike Cope Pontiac Skittles 85 85 0 299 0 Running 27,975
27 34 81 Kenny Wallace Ford Square D 82 82 0 298 0 Running 34,750
28 38 97 Chad Little Pontiac John Deere 79 79 0 298 0 Running 27,050
29 32 71 Dave Marcis Chevrolet RealTree Camouflage 76 76 0 298 0 Running 24,350
30 21 16 Ted Musgrave Ford Family Channel / Primestar 73 73 0 297 0 Running 31,150
31 8 46 Wally Dallenbach Jr Chevrolet First Union 70 70 0 297 0 Running 23,950
32 15 17 Darrell Waltrip Chevrolet Parts America 67 67 0 297 0 Running 30,750
33 3 11 Brett Bodine Ford Close Call Phone Card 64 64 0 295 0 Running 32,050
34 31 78 Gary Bradberry Ford Hanes 61 61 0 295 0 Running 23,350
35 4 31 Mike Skinner Chevrolet Lowe's 58 58 0 295 0 Running 23,150
36 22 21 Michael Waltrip Ford Citgo 55 55 0 292 0 Crash 29,950
37 1 33 Ken Schrader Chevrolet Skoal Bandit 57 52 5 291 2 Running 36,250
38 36 29 Jeff Green Chevrolet Cartoon Network 49 49 0 287 0 Running 22,400
39 41 4 Sterling Marlin Chevrolet Kodak Film 46 46 0 282 0 Running 38,400
40 18 96 David Green Chevrolet Caterpillar 43 43 0 274 0 Running 22,400
41 43 5 Terry Labonte Chevrolet Kellogg's Corn Flakes 40 40 0 264 0 Crash 44,000
42 37 10 Ricky Rudd Ford Tide 37 37 0 233 0 Crash 37,400
43 42 77 Robert Pressley Ford Jasper Engines / Federal Mogul 34 34 0 185 0 Crash 22,400