OFFICIAL RACE RESULTS

EXIDE NASCAR SELECT BATTERIES 400

Dale Jarrett won the 1997 NASCAR WINSTON CUP SERIES Exide NASCAR Select Batteries 400 at Richmond International Raceway.

TRACK

  • NAME: Richmond International Raceway
  • LOCATION: Richmond
  • LENGTH: 0.750 Miles
  • SURFACE: Pavement
  • PURSE: $1,217,490

RACE

  • NUMBER: 24
  • NAME: Exide NASCAR Select Batteries 400
  • DATE: 09-06-1997
  • LAPS / MILES: 400 / 300
  • CAUTIONS / LAPS: 3 / 16

WINNER

  • NAME: Dale Jarrett
  • CAR MAKE: Ford
  • AVG SPEED: 109.047
  • START POSITION: 23rd
  • LEAD CHANGES: 10
POINTS LAPS
Fin St # Driver Make Sponsor Tot Race Bonus Tot Led Status Money
1 23 88 Dale Jarrett Ford Quality Care / Ford Credit 180 175 5 400 39 Running 91,490
2 11 99 Jeff Burton Ford Exide Batteries 180 170 10 400 235 Running 70,240
3 10 24 Jeff Gordon Chevrolet DuPont Refinishes 165 165 0 400 0 Running 52,355
4 31 7 Geoffrey Bodine Ford QVC 160 160 0 400 0 Running 40,005
5 14 2 Rusty Wallace Ford Miller Lite 160 155 5 400 2 Running 39,050
6 7 42 Joe Nemechek Chevrolet BellSouth 155 150 5 400 23 Running 29,325
7 12 22 Ward Burton Pontiac MBNA America 146 146 0 399 0 Running 29,325
8 2 27 Kenny Irwin Jr Ford Hasbro / Action Performance 147 142 5 399 12 Running 17,825
9 38 16 Ted Musgrave Ford Family Channel / Primestar 138 138 0 399 0 Running 30,725
10 16 37 Jeremy Mayfield Ford Kmart / RC Cola 134 134 0 399 0 Running 24,125
11 27 23 Jimmy Spencer Ford Camel Cigarettes 130 130 0 398 0 Running 27,625
12 33 41 Steve Grissom Chevrolet Kodiak 127 127 0 398 0 Running 27,325
13 37 30 Johnny Benson Jr Pontiac Pennzoil 124 124 0 398 0 Running 27,125
14 9 33 Ken Schrader Chevrolet Skoal Bandit 121 121 0 398 0 Running 26,825
15 22 3 Dale Earnhardt Chevrolet GM Goodwrench Service Plus 118 118 0 398 0 Running 33,775
16 19 36 Derrike Cope Pontiac Skittles 115 115 0 398 0 Running 19,520
17 24 5 Terry Labonte Chevrolet Kellogg's Corn Flakes 112 112 0 398 0 Running 37,320
18 21 25 Ricky Craven Chevrolet Budweiser 109 109 0 397 0 Running 26,270
19 6 90 Dick Trickle Ford Heilig-Meyers / Simmons 106 106 0 397 0 Running 19,145
20 17 44 Kyle Petty Pontiac Hot Wheels 103 103 0 397 0 Running 20,870
21 39 11 Brett Bodine Ford Close Call Phone Card 100 100 0 397 0 Running 25,870
22 32 98 John Andretti Ford RCA 97 97 0 397 0 Running 25,745
23 20 28 Ernie Irvan Ford Texaco / Havoline 94 94 0 397 0 Running 30,470
24 5 81 Kenny Wallace Ford Square D 91 91 0 396 0 Running 25,545
25 13 6 Mark Martin Ford Valvoline 93 88 5 396 1 Running 30,395
26 30 75 Rick Mast Ford Remington Arms 85 85 0 396 0 Running 25,370
27 15 8 Hut Stricklin Ford Circuit City 82 82 0 395 0 Running 25,345
28 35 10 Ricky Rudd Ford Tide 79 79 0 395 0 Running 30,320
29 40 31 Mike Skinner Chevrolet Lowe's 76 76 0 395 0 Running 17,800
30 1 94 Bill Elliott Ford McDonald's 78 73 5 395 43 Running 32,290
31 25 29 Jeff Green Chevrolet Cartoon Network 70 70 0 394 0 Running 15,280
32 18 17 Darrell Waltrip Chevrolet Parts America 67 67 0 394 0 Running 22,270
33 41 1 Lance Hooper Pontiac R&L Carriers 64 64 0 394 0 Running 22,260
34 34 18 Bobby Labonte Pontiac Interstate Batteries 61 61 0 393 0 Running 30,225
35 29 21 Michael Waltrip Ford Citgo 58 58 0 393 0 Running 22,215
36 26 9 Lake Speed Ford Melling Engine Parts 60 55 5 393 3 Running 15,205
37 8 96 David Green Chevrolet Caterpillar 52 52 0 392 0 Running 15,195
38 3 43 Bobby Hamilton Pontiac STP 54 49 5 347 42 Rear end 31,685
39 36 4 Sterling Marlin Chevrolet Kodak Film 46 46 0 335 0 Running 31,185
40 42 97 Chad Little Pontiac John Deere 43 43 0 309 0 Running 15,185
41 28 46 Wally Dallenbach Jr Chevrolet First Union 40 40 0 224 0 Brakes 15,185
42 4 40 Robby Gordon Chevrolet Coors Light 37 37 0 7 0 Engine 22,185