1990 Mello Yello 500 NASCAR Winston Cup Series.jpg
Held on October 7, 1990 at Charlotte Motor Speedway in Concord, NC
334 L, 501 M, 806.276 KM - Scheduled Distance

RESULTS
Fin St # Driver Sponsor Make Laps Led Status Pts
1 5 28 Davey Allison Havoline Ford 334 57 running 180
2 33 15 Morgan Shepherd Motorcraft Ford 334 2 running 175
3 36 30 Michael Waltrip Maxwell House Pontiac 334 13 running 170
4 20 42 Kyle Petty Peak Antifreeze Pontiac 334 3 running 165
5 41 7 Alan Kulwicki Zerex Ford 334 0 running 155
6 16 5 Ricky Rudd Levi Garrett Chevy 334 0 running 150
7 13 10 Derrike Cope Purolator Chevy 334 0 running 146
8 1 26 Brett Bodine Quaker State Buick 334 4 running 147
9 25 17 Darrell Waltrip Tide Chevy 334 1 running 143
10 11 21 Dale Jarrett Citgo Ford 333 0 running 134
11 14 75 Rick Wilson Dinner Bell Foods Pontiac 333 0 running 130
12 17 47 Jack Pennington Sandoz Chemicals Oldsmobile 333 0 running 127
13 39 71 Dave Marcis Big Apple Markets Chevy 331 0 running 124
14 6 6 Mark Martin Folgers Coffee Ford 331 0 running 121
15 9 9 Bill Elliott Coors Ford 331 243 running 128
16 21 94 Sterling Marlin Sunoco Oldsmobile 330 0 running 115
17 19 1 Terry Labonte Skoal Classic Oldsmobile 330 0 running 112
18 29 83 Phil Parsons Baja Boats Oldsmobile 330 0 running 0
19 22 88 Larry Pearson G.M. Production Auction Chevy 329 0 running 106
20 18 43 Richard Petty STP Pontiac 329 0 running 103
21 24 01 Mickey Gibbs Special Days Inn Ford 324 0 running 100
22 37 23 Eddie Bierschwale Auto Finders Oldsmobile 323 0 running 97
23 30 44 Jimmy Horton Group 44 Pontiac 323 0 running 94
24 32 97 Chuck Bown Kellogg's Corn Flakes Chevy 322 0 running 91
25 15 3 Dale Earnhardt GM Goodwrench Chevy 320 0 running 88
26 2 33 Harry Gant Skoal Bandit Oldsmobile 303 1 engine 90
27 3 4 Ernie Irvan Kodak Film Chevy 286 7 running 87
28 28 68 Bobby Hamilton Country Time Pontiac 277 0 running 79
29 10 12 Hut Stricklin Raybestos Buick 251 0 engine 76
30 8 66 Dick Trickle TropArtic Pontiac 245 0 crash 73
31 38 8 Bobby Hillin, Jr. Snickers Buick 244 0 crash 70
32 40 82 Mark Stahl Hooters Ford 244 0 running 67
33 23 20 Jimmy Hensley Crown Petroleum Oldsmobile 240 0 carburetor 0
34 27 98 Rick Mast Banquet Frozen Foods Chevy 235 0 valve 61
35 4 25 Ken Schrader Kodiak Chevy 205 0 running 58
36 7 11 Geoffrey Bodine Budweiser Ford 183 3 camshaft 60
37 26 90 Buddy Baker Harris-Teeter Ford 169 0 rear end 52
38 12 27 Rusty Wallace Miller Genuine Draft Pontiac 133 0 engine 49
39 35 52 Jimmy Means Alka-Seltzer Pontiac 126 0 overheating 46
40 31 19 Chad Little Bull's Eye Barbecue Sauce Ford 98 0 crash 43
41 34 57 Jimmy Spencer Heinz Pontiac 97 0 crash 40
RACE DATA
Failed to Qualify: Mike Skinner, Dave Mader, III, Rodney Combs, Gary Wright, Tommy Kendall, Kerry Teague, J.D. McDuffie, Mike Potter, Troy Beebe, Tracy Leslie, Jerry O'Neil, H.B. Bailey, Bob Schacht, Delma Cowart, Bill Meacham, Bill Venturini
Time of Race: 3:38:44
Fast Qualifier: Brett Bodine - 30.966 sec.
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Margin of Victory: 2.59 seconds
Average Speed: 137.428 mph
Cautions: 6 for 37 laps - 67-71 (#52 spun (turn 4)); 101-109 (#19,57 accident (frontstretch)); 116-123 (#3 accident (turn 4)); 168-171 (#83,97 spin (turn 4)); 240-243 (#75 spin (turn 2)); 247-253 (#8,66 accident (turn 4))
Lead Changes: 14 among 10 drivers - Brett Bodine 1; Ernie Irvan 2-8; Brett Bodine 9-10; Bill Elliott 11-63; Darrell Waltrip 64; Geoffrey Bodine 65-67; Bill Elliott 68-234; Harry Gant 235; Bill Elliott 236-258; Davey Allison 259-303; Morgan Shepherd 304-305; Brett Bodine 306; Kyle Petty 307-309; Michael Waltrip 310-322; Davey Allison 323-334