1997 Rick Hendrick 250 NASCAR Slim Jim All Pro Series.jpg
Held on May 23, 1997 at I-70 Speedway in Odessa, MO
250 L, 135 M, 217.25 KM - Scheduled Distance

RESULTS
Fin St # Driver Sponsor Make Laps Led Status Pts
1 1 8 Mike Garvey Metro Milwaukee Auction Pontiac 250 248 running
2 5 30 Jeff Fultz Jani-King Chevy 250 1 running
3 8 24 Mike Harmon Lonesome Pine Timber Chevy 250 0 running
4 17 00 David Reutimann Sunstate Recycling Chevy 250 0 running
5 15 16 Hal Goodson Bell Automotive Chevy 250 0 running
6 9 1 Jeff Klem K.C. Colors Chevy 250 1 running
7 24 14 Larry Raines Jani-King Chevy 248 0 Running
8 6 34 Bobby Hamilton, Jr. Coastal Lubricants Pontiac 247 0 Running
9 28 19 Steven Howard Bobby Wood Chevrolet Chevy 246 0 Running
10 3 10 Chad Nolting Country Mart Chevy 246 0 Running
11 25 6 Billy Deckman Owens Corning Ford 245 0 Running
12 14 48 Sean Monroe Valley Roll-Back Chevy 242 0 Running
13 20 33 Conrad Burr Burr Construction Chevy 233 0 Running
14 2 74 Nipper Alsup Lift Services Chevy 230 0 Running
15 26 21 Steve Mendenhall Interstate Batteries Chevy 224 0 Running
16 12 03 Ken Alexander Greased Lightning Chevy 213 0 Running
17 10 86 Hank Parker, Jr. Delco Voyager, Duragloss Chevy 199 0 Running
18 29 88 Scott Sutherland Network Constr. Services Pontiac 199 0 Running
19 30 91 Kevin Horton Wattyl Paints Chevy 188 0 Engine
20 19 84 Josh Clemons Starlite Cabinet Co. Chevy 158 0 Engine
21 23 4 Ron Young Wegner Automotive Chevy 157 0 Running
22 22 26 Keith White Bayer Agricultural Chevy 155 0 Engine
23 7 98 Sean Studer Old El Paso Chevy 153 0 Accident
24 21 96 Dan Matthews Lacy Buffaloe Const. Chevy 120 0 Running
25 27 15 Carl Long Austin Snack Crackers Chevy 107 0 Push Rod
26 18 27 Derrick Gilchrist Fairfield Inns Chevy 74 0 Accident
27 4 25 Wayne Anderson Porter Cable Chevy 61 0 Engine
28 31 17 George Ingole Freezer Radiator Chevy 57 0 Engine
29 16 62 Bill Baird SpeeDee Pop Popcorn Chevy 54 0 Accident
30 32 79 Spanks Overbeck Courtesy Chevrolet, Aramark Chevy 50 0 Accident
31 13 99 Joe Walsh Posi Lock Chevy 29 0 Accident
32 11 0 Steven Christian BellSouth Chevy 1 0 Accident
RACE DATA
Failed to Qualify: Brett Oakley, Steve Allison, Bobby Hamilton
Time of Race: 1h:53:18
Fast Qualifier: Mike Garvey - 16.556 sec.
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Margin of Victory: 0.250 seconds
Average Speed: 71.880 mph
Cautions: 9 for 65 laps - not available
Lead Changes: 4 among 3 drivers - Garvey 1-161, Klem 162, Garvey 163-234, Fultz 235, Garvey 236-250