1997 Goody's Headache Powder 500 NASCAR Winston Cup Series.jpg
Held on April 20, 1997 at Martinsville Speedway in Martinsville, VA
500 L, 263 M, 423.5 KM - Scheduled Distance

RESULTS
Fin St # Driver Sponsor Make Laps Led Status Pts
1 4 24 Jeff Gordon DuPont Refinishes Chevy 500 431 running 185
2 8 43 Bobby Hamilton STP Pontiac 500 48 running 175
3 39 6 Mark Martin Valvoline Ford 500 0 running 165
4 7 5 Terry Labonte Kellogg's Corn Flakes Chevy 500 0 running 160
5 15 2 Rusty Wallace Miller Lite Ford 500 0 running 155
6 1 81 Kenny Wallace Square D Ford 500 0 running 150
7 29 37 Jeremy Mayfield Kmart, RC Cola Ford 500 0 running 146
8 14 18 Bobby Labonte Interstate Batteries Pontiac 500 0 running 142
9 17 17 Darrell Waltrip Parts America Chevy 500 0 running 138
10 26 33 Ken Schrader Skoal Bandit Chevy 500 0 running 134
11 11 23 Jimmy Spencer Camel Cigarettes Ford 500 0 running 130
12 25 3 Dale Earnhardt GM Goodwrench Service Chevy 500 0 running 127
13 5 10 Ricky Rudd Tide Ford 500 0 running 124
14 6 8 Hut Stricklin Circuit City Ford 500 0 running 121
15 19 99 Jeff Burton Exide Batteries Ford 500 0 running 118
16 23 88 Dale Jarrett Quality Care, Ford Credit Ford 499 0 running 115
17 22 30 Johnny Benson, Jr. Pennzoil Pontiac 499 0 running 112
18 18 22 Ward Burton MBNA America Pontiac 499 0 running 109
19 2 42 Joe Nemechek BellSouth Chevy 499 21 running 111
20 28 41 Steve Grissom Kodiak Chevy 498 0 running 103
21 38 4 Sterling Marlin Kodak Film Chevy 498 0 running 100
22 35 25 Ricky Craven Budweiser Chevy 498 0 running 97
23 13 29 Robert Pressley Cartoon Network Chevy 498 0 running 94
24 12 16 Ted Musgrave Family Channel, Primestar Ford 497 0 running 91
25 20 9 Lake Speed Melling Engine Parts Ford 497 0 running 88
26 34 21 Michael Waltrip Citgo Ford 496 0 running 85
27 37 11 Brett Bodine Close Call Phone Card Ford 496 0 running 82
28 27 98 John Andretti RCA Ford 496 0 running 79
29 3 7 Geoffrey Bodine QVC Ford 495 0 crash 76
30 31 90 Dick Trickle Heilig-Meyers, Simmons Ford 495 0 running 73
31 30 28 Ernie Irvan Texaco, Havoline Ford 494 0 running 70
32 16 31 Mike Skinner Lowe's Chevy 490 0 running 67
33 42 77 Bobby Hillin, Jr. Jasper Engines & Transmissions, Federal Mogul Ford 489 0 running 64
34 24 36 Derrike Cope Skittles Pontiac 481 0 running 61
35 21 1 Morgan Shepherd Cruisin' America Phone Card Pontiac 479 0 running 58
36 32 75 Rick Mast Remington Arms Ford 477 0 running 55
37 9 94 Bill Elliott McDonald's Ford 454 0 running 52
38 41 71 Dave Marcis Realtree Chevy 417 0 running 49
39 36 91 Mike Wallace Spam Chevy 414 0 running 46
40 10 44 Kyle Petty Hot Wheels Pontiac 398 0 handling 43
41 40 40 Robby Gordon Coors Light Chevy 395 0 crash 40
42 33 97 Chad Little John Deere Pontiac 394 0 running 37
RACE DATA
Failed to Qualify: Randy MacDonald, Billy Standridge, David Green, Lance Hooper, Gary Bradberry
Time of Race: ???
Fast Qualifier:
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Margin of Victory:
Average Speed: ??? mph
Cautions: ?? for ?? laps - not available
Lead Changes: ?? among ?? drivers - not available