1997 Exide NASCAR Select Batteries 400YT-icon.png NASCAR Winston Cup Series.jpg
Held on September 6, 1997 at Richmond International Raceway in Richmond, VA
400 L, 300 M, 482.8 KM - Scheduled Distance

RESULTS
Fin St # Driver Sponsor Make Laps Led Status Pts
1 23 88 Dale Jarrett Quality Care, Ford Credit Ford 400 39 running 180
2 11 99 Jeff Burton Exide Batteries Ford 400 235 running 180
3 10 24 Jeff Gordon DuPont Refinishes Chevy 400 0 running 165
4 31 7 Geoffrey Bodine QVC Ford 400 0 running 160
5 14 2 Rusty Wallace Miller Lite Ford 400 2 running 160
6 7 42 Joe Nemechek BellSouth Chevy 400 23 running 155
7 12 22 Ward Burton MBNA America Pontiac 399 0 running 146
8 2 27 Kenny Irwin, Jr. Tonka, Winner's Circle Ford 399 12 running 147
9 38 16 Ted Musgrave Family Channel, Primestar Ford 399 0 running 138
10 16 37 Jeremy Mayfield Kmart, RC Cola Ford 399 0 running 134
11 27 23 Jimmy Spencer Camel Cigarettes Ford 398 0 running 130
12 33 41 Steve Grissom Kodiak Chevy 398 0 running 127
13 37 30 Johnny Benson, Jr. Pennzoil Pontiac 398 0 running 124
14 9 33 Ken Schrader Skoal Bandit Chevy 398 0 running 121
15 22 3 Dale Earnhardt GM Goodwrench Service Plus Chevy 398 0 running 118
16 19 36 Derrike Cope Skittles Pontiac 398 0 running 115
17 24 5 Terry Labonte Kellogg's Corn Flakes Chevy 398 0 running 112
18 21 25 Ricky Craven Budweiser Chevy 397 0 running 109
19 6 90 Dick Trickle Heilig-Meyers, Simmons Ford 397 0 running 106
20 17 44 Kyle Petty Hot Wheels Pontiac 397 0 running 103
21 39 11 Brett Bodine Close Call Phone Card Ford 397 0 running 100
22 32 98 John Andretti RCA Ford 397 0 running 97
23 20 28 Ernie Irvan Texaco, Havoline Ford 397 0 running 94
24 5 81 Kenny Wallace Square D Ford 396 0 running 91
25 13 6 Mark Martin Valvoline Ford 396 1 running 93
26 30 75 Rick Mast Remington Arms Ford 396 0 running 85
27 15 8 Hut Stricklin Circuit City Ford 395 0 running 82
28 35 10 Ricky Rudd Tide Ford 395 0 running 79
29 40 31 Mike Skinner Lowe's Chevy 395 0 running 76
30 1 94 Bill Elliott McDonald's Mac Tonight Ford 395 43 running 78
31 25 29 Jeff Green Cartoon Network Chevy 394 0 running 70
32 18 17 Darrell Waltrip Parts America Chevy 394 0 running 67
33 41 1 Lance Hooper R&L Carriers Pontiac 394 0 running 64
34 34 18 Bobby Labonte Interstate Batteries Pontiac 393 0 running 61
35 29 21 Michael Waltrip Citgo Ford 393 0 running 58
36 26 9 Lake Speed Melling Engine Parts Ford 393 3 running 60
37 8 96 David Green Caterpillar Chevy 392 0 running 52
38 3 43 Bobby Hamilton STP Pontiac 347 42 rear end 54
39 36 4 Sterling Marlin Kodak Film Chevy 335 0 running 46
40 42 97 Chad Little John Deere Pontiac 309 0 running 43
41 28 46 Wally Dallenbach, Jr. First Union Chevy 224 0 brakes 40
42 4 40 Robby Gordon Coors Light Chevy 7 0 engine 37
RACE DATA
Failed to Qualify: Dave Marcis, Mike Bliss, Ron Hornaday, Jr., Gary Bradberry, Morgan Shepherd
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