OFFICIAL RACE RESULTS

NAPA AUTOCARE 500

Ricky Rudd won the 1998 NASCAR WINSTON CUP SERIES NAPA Autocare 500 at Martinsville Speedway.

TRACK

  • NAME: Martinsville Speedway
  • LOCATION: Martinsville
  • LENGTH: 0.526 Miles
  • SURFACE: Pavement
  • PURSE: $1,384,390

RACE

  • NUMBER: 27
  • NAME: NAPA Autocare 500
  • DATE: 09-27-1998
  • LAPS / MILES: 500 / 263
  • CAUTIONS / LAPS: 11 / 82

WINNER

  • NAME: Ricky Rudd
  • CAR MAKE: Ford
  • AVG SPEED: 73.350
  • START POSITION: 2nd
  • LEAD CHANGES: 11
POINTS LAPS
Fin St # Driver Make Sponsor Tot Race Bonus Tot Led Status Money
1 2 10 Ricky Rudd Ford Tide 180 175 5 500 198 Running 102,575
2 3 24 Jeff Gordon Chevrolet DuPont Automotive Finishes 170 170 0 500 0 Running 73,525
3 13 6 Mark Martin Ford Valvoline / Cummins 165 165 0 500 0 Running 56,875
4 4 98 Rich Bickle Ford Thorn Apple Valley 160 160 0 500 0 Running 54,525
5 16 99 Jeff Burton Ford Exide Batteries 160 155 5 500 16 Running 46,925
6 29 5 Terry Labonte Chevrolet Kellogg's Corn Flakes 150 150 0 500 0 Running 45,525
7 20 94 Bill Elliott Ford McDonald's 146 146 0 500 0 Running 37,675
8 1 36 Ernie Irvan Pontiac Skittles 147 142 5 499 14 Running 46,100
9 24 26 Johnny Benson Jr Ford Cheerios 138 138 0 499 0 Running 35,400
10 21 18 Bobby Labonte Pontiac Interstate Batteries 134 134 0 499 0 Running 44,000
11 15 22 Ward Burton Pontiac MBNA America 130 130 0 499 0 Running 32,435
12 12 91 Todd Bodine Chevrolet Larry's Homes 127 127 0 499 0 Running 28,000
13 18 33 Ken Schrader Chevrolet Skoal Bandit 124 124 0 499 0 Running 32,650
14 19 4 Bobby Hamilton Chevrolet Kodak MAX Film 121 121 0 498 0 Running 35,250
15 9 77 Ted Musgrave Ford Jasper Engines 118 118 0 498 0 Running 27,000
16 23 31 Mike Skinner Chevrolet Lowe's 115 115 0 498 0 Running 23,950
17 35 16 Kevin Lepage Ford Primestar 112 112 0 498 0 Running 33,550
18 7 40 Sterling Marlin Chevrolet Coors Light 119 109 10 496 231 Running 32,755
19 37 23 Jimmy Spencer Ford Winston / No Bull 106 106 0 496 0 Running 29,500
20 27 21 Michael Waltrip Ford Citgo 103 103 0 495 0 Running 30,850
21 30 35 Darrell Waltrip Pontiac Tabasco 100 100 0 495 0 Running 18,100
22 33 3 Dale Earnhardt Chevrolet GM Goodwrench Service Plus 97 97 0 495 0 Running 32,950
23 32 12 Jeremy Mayfield Ford Mobil 1 94 94 0 495 0 Running 28,100
24 38 1 Steve Park Chevrolet Pennzoil 91 91 0 491 0 Running 20,850
25 25 96 Mike Bliss Chevrolet Caterpillar 88 88 0 491 0 Running 17,500
26 43 71 Dave Marcis Chevrolet RealTree Camouflage 85 85 0 489 0 Running 17,350
27 39 28 Kenny Irwin Jr Ford Texaco / Havoline 82 82 0 487 0 Running 32,200
28 17 2 Rusty Wallace Ford Miller Lite 79 79 0 486 0 Running 32,050
29 36 44 Kyle Petty Pontiac Hot Wheels 76 76 0 486 0 Running 27,000
30 42 30 Derrike Cope Pontiac Gumout 73 73 0 483 0 Running 26,750
31 6 46 Jeff Green Chevrolet The Money Store 70 70 0 479 0 Running 19,600
32 5 50 Wally Dallenbach Jr Chevrolet Budweiser 67 67 0 474 0 Running 26,275
33 34 90 Dick Trickle Ford Heilig-Meyers 64 64 0 462 0 Running 23,350
34 11 11 Brett Bodine Ford Paychex 61 61 0 453 0 Running 23,225
35 40 9 Jerry Nadeau Ford Cartoon Network 58 58 0 451 0 Running 16,100
36 31 97 Chad Little Ford John Deere 55 55 0 449 0 Running 16,025
37 8 43 John Andretti Pontiac STP 57 52 5 419 41 Running 33,400
38 14 13 Dennis Setzer Ford FirstPlus Financial 49 49 0 417 0 Running 15,750
39 28 7 Geoffrey Bodine Ford Philips Consumer Communications 46 46 0 387 0 Engine 22,650
40 22 42 Joe Nemechek Chevrolet BellSouth 43 43 0 360 0 Engine 22,550
41 41 75 Rick Mast Ford Remington Arms 40 40 0 341 0 Engine 15,450
42 10 88 Dale Jarrett Ford Quality Care / Ford Credit 37 37 0 299 0 Camshaft 32,350
43 26 81 Kenny Wallace Ford Square D 34 34 0 150 0 Overheating 15,750