1986 Winston Western 500 NASCAR Winston Cup Series.jpgNASCAR Winston West Series.jpg
Held on November 16, 1986 at Riverside International Raceway in Riverside, CA
119 L, 297.5 M, 478.737 KM - Scheduled Distance

RESULTS
Note: 1986 NASCAR Winston Cup Series drivers denoted in white rows, 1986 NASCAR Winston West Series in gold.
Fin St # Driver Sponsor Make Laps Led Status Pts
1 1 25 Tim Richmond Folger's Chevy 119 22 running
2 8 3 Dale Earnhardt Wrangler Jeans Chevy 119 1 running
3 4 5 Geoffrey Bodine Levi Garrett Chevy 119 55 running
4 2 11 Darrell Waltrip Budweiser Chevy 119 19 running
5 10 26 Joe Ruttman Quaker State Buick 119 0 running
6 18 8 Bobby Hillin, Jr. Miller American Buick 119 0 running
7 9 22 Bobby Allison Miller American Buick 119 0 running
8 11 27 Rusty Wallace Alugard Pontiac 119 0 running
9 12 12 Neil Bonnett Budweiser Chevy 118 12 running
10 6 44 Terry Labonte Piedmont Airlines Olds 118 0 running
11 27 90 Ken Schrader Red Baron Frozen Pizza Ford 118 0 running
12 19 71 Dave Marcis Helen Rae Chevy 117 0 running
13 14 02 Mark Martin Gunderman Racing Ford 117 0 running
14 31 73 Bill Schmitt California Cooler Chevy 116 0 running
15 16 7 Kyle Petty 7-Eleven Ford 116 0 running
16 33 18 Glen Steurer Stick Only, Hoopers Chevy 116 0 running
17 32 52 Jimmy Means Means Racing Pontiac 116 0 running
18 34 67 Buddy Arrington Pannill Knits Ford 116 0 running
19 3 15 Ricky Rudd Motorcraft Ford 115 2 running
20 25 50 Al Unser Valvoline Pontiac 110 0 engine
21 7 43 Richard Petty STP Pontiac 108 0 engine
22 28 32 Ruben Garcia Suncrest Motorhomes Chevy 108 0 running
23 5 9 Bill Elliott Coors Ford 102 7 engine
24 41 35 Alan Kulwicki Quincy's Steak House Ford 101 0 running
25 21 78 Jim Robinson Hammer Security, Mary's Olds 100 0 engine
26 30 04 Hershel McGriff Wershow, Thompson Pontiac 97 0 engine
27 26 55 Benny Parsons Copenhagen Olds 92 0 transmission
28 39 64 Rick McCray Sunny King Ford 90 0 crash
29 29 88 Buddy Baker Crisco Olds 89 0 shifter
30 38 99 Ted Kennedy Stoke Racing Chevy 83 0 transmission
31 22 23 Michael Waltrip Hawaiian Punch Pontiac 82 0 engine
32 17 98 Jim Bown Hanna Chevy 81 0 transmission
33 40 48 Ron Esau McDonald's Chevy 76 0 rear end
34 20 62 Terry Petris Petris, Bud Chevy 61 0 water pump
35 37 28 Chad Little Northland, Western Ford 53 0 engine
36 36 29 George Follmer Follmer Racing Chevy 42 0 suspension
37 23 33 Harry Gant Skoal Bandit Chevy 33 0 crash
38 13 75 Morgan Shepherd Nationwise Auto Parts Pontiac 31 1 crash
39 35 74 Jim Fitzgerald Fitzgerald Racing Chevy 28 0 clutch
40 24 4 Rick Wilson Kodak Film Olds 26 0 crash
41 15 79 Derrike Cope Peterbilt Ford 20 0 engine
42 42 38 John Krebs Skoal Bandit Olds 17 0 oil temp.
RACE DATA
Failed to Qualify: Jimmy Insolo, Randy Becker, Kevin Terris, Brad Tidrick, St. James Davis, Ray Kelly, Harry Goularte, Ron Rainwater, Jocko Maggiacomo, Bob Kennedy , Eddie Bierschwale, John Soares, Jr.
Time of Race: ???
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Margin of Victory:
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Cautions: ?? for ?? laps - not available
Lead Changes: ?? among ?? drivers - not available