1997 MBNA 400 NASCAR Winston Cup Series.jpg
Held on September 21, 1997 at Dover International Speedway in Dover, DE
400 L, 400 M, 643.6 KM - Scheduled Distance

RESULTS
Fin St # Driver Sponsor Make Laps Led Status Pts
1 1 6 Mark Martin Valvoline Ford 400 194 running 185
2 33 3 Dale Earnhardt GM Goodwrench Service Plus Chevy 400 4 running 175
3 23 44 Kyle Petty Hot Wheels Pontiac 400 191 running 170
4 5 18 Bobby Labonte Interstate Batteries Pontiac 400 0 running 160
5 3 88 Dale Jarrett Quality Care, Ford Credit Ford 399 0 running 155
6 16 10 Ricky Rudd Tide Ford 399 0 running 150
7 2 24 Jeff Gordon DuPont Refinishes Chevy 398 11 running 151
8 13 94 Bill Elliott McDonald's Mac Tonight Ford 398 0 running 142
9 31 28 Ernie Irvan Texaco, Havoline Ford 397 0 running 138
10 9 75 Rick Mast Remington Arms Ford 396 0 running 134
11 39 99 Jeff Burton Exide Batteries Ford 396 0 running 130
12 14 33 Ken Schrader Skoal Bandit Chevy 396 0 running 127
13 34 43 Bobby Hamilton STP Pontiac 396 0 running 124
14 25 7 Geoffrey Bodine QVC Ford 396 0 running 121
15 6 98 John Andretti RCA Ford 396 0 running 118
16 22 2 Rusty Wallace Miller Lite Ford 395 0 running 115
17 8 8 Hut Stricklin Circuit City Ford 395 0 running 112
18 4 90 Dick Trickle Heilig-Meyers, Simmons Ford 395 0 running 109
19 30 31 Mike Skinner Lowe's Chevy 394 0 running 106
20 7 42 Joe Nemechek BellSouth Chevy 394 0 running 103
21 28 41 Steve Grissom Kodiak Chevy 394 0 running 100
22 27 22 Ward Burton MBNA America Pontiac 393 0 running 97
23 24 37 Jeremy Mayfield Kmart, RC Cola Ford 393 0 running 94
24 40 16 Ted Musgrave Family Channel, Primestar Ford 393 0 running 91
25 11 96 David Green Caterpillar Chevy 393 0 running 88
26 17 11 Brett Bodine BDR Motorsports Ford 393 0 running 85
27 21 4 Sterling Marlin Kodak Film Chevy 393 0 running 82
28 29 30 Johnny Benson, Jr. Pennzoil Pontiac 392 0 running 79
29 12 97 Chad Little John Deere Pontiac 392 0 running 76
30 38 36 Derrike Cope Skittles Pontiac 392 0 running 73
31 15 1 Morgan Shepherd R&L Carriers Pontiac 392 0 running 70
32 41 17 Darrell Waltrip Parts America Chevy 391 0 running 67
33 35 40 Robby Gordon Coors Light Chevy 389 0 running 64
34 37 71 Dave Marcis Realtree Chevy 388 0 running 61
35 26 78 Gary Bradberry Hanes Ford 384 0 running 58
36 18 23 Jimmy Spencer Camel Cigarettes Ford 384 0 running 55
37 36 5 Terry Labonte Kellogg's Corn Flakes Chevy 382 0 running 52
38 19 81 Kenny Wallace Square D Ford 363 0 running 49
39 32 77 Robert Pressley Jasper Engines & Transmissions, Federal Mogul Ford 230 0 drivetrain 46
40 42 29 Jeff Green Cartoon Network Chevy 166 0 steering 43
41 10 25 Ricky Craven Budweiser Chevy 109 0 engine 40
42 20 21 Michael Waltrip Citgo Ford 86 0 crash 37
RACE DATA
Failed to Qualify: Steve Park
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