OFFICIAL RACE RESULTS

GOODY'S HEADACHE POWDER 500

Bobby Hamilton won the 1998 NASCAR WINSTON CUP SERIES Goody's Headache Powder 500 at Martinsville Speedway.

TRACK

  • NAME: Martinsville Speedway
  • LOCATION: Martinsville
  • LENGTH: 0.526 Miles
  • SURFACE: Pavement
  • PURSE: $1,492,290

RACE

  • NUMBER: 8
  • NAME: Goody's Headache Powder 500
  • DATE: 04-20-1998
  • LAPS / MILES: 500 / 263
  • CAUTIONS / LAPS: 14 / 96

WINNER

  • NAME: Bobby Hamilton
  • CAR MAKE: Chevrolet
  • AVG SPEED: 70.709
  • START POSITION: 1st
  • LEAD CHANGES: 15
POINTS LAPS
Fin St # Driver Make Sponsor Tot Race Bonus Tot Led Status Money
1 1 4 Bobby Hamilton Chevrolet Kodak MAX Film 185 175 10 500 378 Running 227,025
2 12 16 Ted Musgrave Ford Primestar 170 170 0 500 0 Running 65,675
3 23 88 Dale Jarrett Ford Quality Care / Ford Credit 165 165 0 500 0 Running 58,525
4 31 3 Dale Earnhardt Chevrolet GM Goodwrench Service Plus 165 160 5 500 33 Running 49,475
5 36 50 Randy LaJoie Chevrolet Budweiser 155 155 0 500 0 Running 44,325
6 2 2 Rusty Wallace Ford Miller Lite 155 150 5 500 3 Running 41,525
7 13 12 Jeremy Mayfield Ford Mobil 1 146 146 0 499 0 Running 35,425
8 3 24 Jeff Gordon Chevrolet DuPont Automotive Refinishes 147 142 5 499 19 Running 47,000
9 22 36 Ernie Irvan Pontiac Skittles 138 138 0 499 0 Running 34,600
10 6 33 Ken Schrader Chevrolet Skoal Bandit 134 134 0 499 0 Running 41,700
11 30 31 Morgan Shepherd Chevrolet Lowe's 130 130 0 499 0 Running 27,185
12 7 94 Bill Elliott Ford McDonald's 127 127 0 499 0 Running 31,750
13 19 11 Brett Bodine Ford Paychex 124 124 0 499 0 Running 33,000
14 4 10 Ricky Rudd Ford Tide 121 121 0 499 0 Running 39,150
15 10 18 Bobby Labonte Pontiac Interstate Batteries 118 118 0 499 0 Running 37,000
16 38 97 Chad Little Ford John Deere 115 115 0 499 0 Running 23,950
17 41 30 Jeff Green Pontiac Gumout 112 112 0 499 0 Running 32,350
18 8 43 John Andretti Pontiac STP 114 109 5 499 59 Running 34,155
19 35 28 Kenny Irwin Jr Ford Texaco / Havoline 106 106 0 498 0 Running 36,500
20 24 9 Lake Speed Ford Cartoon Network 103 103 0 498 0 Running 23,550
21 27 21 Michael Waltrip Ford Citgo 100 100 0 497 0 Running 29,700
22 17 81 Kenny Wallace Ford Square D 102 97 5 497 8 Running 22,350
23 29 77 Robert Pressley Ford Jasper Engines 94 94 0 497 0 Running 18,500
24 9 42 Joe Nemechek Chevrolet BellSouth 91 91 0 497 0 Running 27,950
25 32 41 Steve Grissom Chevrolet Kodiak 88 88 0 497 0 Running 27,700
26 43 5 Terry Labonte Chevrolet Kellogg's Corn Flakes 85 85 0 496 0 Running 33,350
27 42 13 Jerry Nadeau Ford FirstPlus Financial 82 82 0 496 0 Running 17,200
28 20 22 Ward Burton Pontiac MBNA America 79 79 0 496 0 Running 27,150
29 18 6 Mark Martin Ford Valvoline / Cummins 76 76 0 495 0 Running 33,700
30 26 23 Jimmy Spencer Ford Winston / No Bull 73 73 0 493 0 Running 26,750
31 25 8 Hut Stricklin Chevrolet Circuit City 70 70 0 493 0 Running 19,600
32 15 99 Jeff Burton Ford Exide Batteries 67 67 0 470 0 Running 33,075
33 28 75 Rick Mast Ford Remington Arms 64 64 0 456 0 Running 18,850
34 16 44 Kyle Petty Pontiac Hot Wheels 61 61 0 452 0 Running 23,225
35 40 7 Geoffrey Bodine Ford Philips Consumer Communications 58 58 0 433 0 Rear end 23,100
36 21 40 Sterling Marlin Chevrolet Coors Light 55 55 0 432 0 Running 16,025
37 39 90 Dick Trickle Ford Heilig-Meyers 52 52 0 431 0 Running 22,900
38 37 26 Johnny Benson Jr Ford Cheerios 49 49 0 403 0 Running 22,750
39 34 35 Todd Bodine Pontiac Tabasco 46 46 0 369 0 Engine 15,650
40 14 1 Darrell Waltrip Chevrolet Pennzoil 43 43 0 278 0 Handling 15,550
41 11 98 Rich Bickle Ford Thorn Apple Valley 40 40 0 274 0 Harmonic 22,450
42 33 91 Kevin Lepage Chevrolet Little Joe's Auto 37 37 0 142 0 Engine 15,350
43 5 96 David Green Chevrolet Caterpillar 34 34 0 71 0 Crash 15,550