1997 Interstate Batteries 500YT-icon.png NASCAR Winston Cup Series.jpg
Held on April 6, 1997 at Texas Motor Speedway in Ft. Worth, TX
334 L, 501 M, 806.276 KM - Scheduled Distance

RESULTS
Fin St # Driver Sponsor Make Laps Led Status Pts
1 5 99 Jeff Burton Exide Batteries Ford 334 60 running 180
2 1 88 Dale Jarrett Quality Care, Ford Credit Ford 334 42 running 175
3 4 18 Bobby Labonte Interstate Batteries 500 Pontiac 334 2 running 170
4 3 5 Terry Labonte Kellogg's Corn Flakes Chevy 334 104 running 170
5 8 10 Ricky Rudd Tide Ford 334 26 running 160
6 15 3 Dale Earnhardt GM Goodwrench Service Chevy 334 0 running 150
7 12 22 Ward Burton MBNA America Pontiac 334 0 running 146
8 22 4 Sterling Marlin Kodak Film Chevy 334 2 running 147
9 21 21 Michael Waltrip Citgo Ford 333 0 running 138
10 35 41 Steve Grissom Kodiak Chevy 332 0 running 134
11 16 94 Bill Elliott McDonald's Ford 332 0 running 130
12 30 98 John Andretti RCA Ford 332 0 running 127
13 31 81 Kenny Wallace Square D Ford 332 0 running 124
14 7 7 Geoffrey Bodine QVC Ford 331 0 running 121
15 36 71 Dave Marcis Realtree Chevy 331 0 running 118
16 24 9 Lake Speed Ace Hardware Ford 331 0 running 115
17 42 91 Mike Wallace Spam Chevy 330 0 running 112
18 27 33 Ken Schrader Skoal Bandit Chevy 330 0 running 109
19 26 11 Brett Bodine Close Call Phone Card Ford 327 0 running 106
20 17 43 Bobby Hamilton STP Pontiac 325 0 running 103
21 43 78 Billy Standridge Diamond Rio Ford 325 0 running 100
22 25 31 Mike Skinner Lowe's Chevy 324 10 running 102
23 32 90 Dick Trickle Heilig-Meyers, Simmons Ford 319 0 running 94
24 19 1 Morgan Shepherd Delco Remy America Pontiac 304 0 running 91
25 18 25 Todd Bodine Budweiser Chevy 284 9 running 93
26 38 97 Chad Little John Deere Pontiac 283 0 running 85
27 23 44 Kyle Petty Hot Wheels Pontiac 266 0 running 82
28 13 30 Johnny Benson, Jr. Pennzoil Pontiac 256 0 crash 79
29 40 42 Joe Nemechek BellSouth Chevy 255 0 crash 76
30 2 24 Jeff Gordon DuPont Refinishes Chevy 247 69 running 78
31 28 75 Rick Mast Remington Arms Ford 246 0 engine 70
32 20 37 Jeremy Mayfield Kmart, RC Cola Ford 200 0 handling 67
33 34 8 Hut Stricklin Circuit City Ford 192 0 clutch 64
34 29 40 Robby Gordon Coors Light Chevy 174 0 running 61
35 11 16 Ted Musgrave Family Channel, Primestar Ford 167 0 engine 58
36 10 28 Ernie Irvan Texaco, Havoline Ford 161 0 crash 55
37 9 2 Rusty Wallace Miller Lite True to Texas Ford 160 0 crash 52
38 6 6 Mark Martin Valvoline Ford 143 10 engine 54
39 33 23 Jimmy Spencer Camel Cigarettes Ford 95 0 crash 46
40 39 20 Greg Sacks Hardee's Ford 84 0 crash 43
41 37 36 Derrike Cope Skittles Pontiac 21 0 crash 40
42 41 77 Bobby Hillin, Jr. Jasper Engines & Transmissions, Federal Mogul Ford 17 0 crash 37
43 14 17 Darrell Waltrip Parts America Chevy 0 0 crash 34
RACE DATA
Failed to Qualify: Gary Bradberry, Randy LaJoie, Wally Dallenbach, Jr., Robert Pressley, H.B. Bailey, Mike Bliss, Rick Wilson, David Green, Ed Berrier
Time of Race: ???
Fast Qualifier:
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Margin of Victory:
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Cautions: ?? for ?? laps - not available
Lead Changes: ?? among ?? drivers - not available