1997 Winston Open NASCAR All-Star Race Qualifier.jpg
Held on May 17, 1997 at Charlotte Motor Speedway in Concord, NC
50 L, 75 M, 120.7 KM - Scheduled Distance

RESULTS
Fin St # Driver Sponsor Make Laps Led Status Pts
1 3 25 Ricky Craven Budweiser Chevy 50 22 running
2 8 41 Steve Grissom Kodiak Chevy 50 0 running
3 2 9 Lake Speed Melling Engine Parts Ford 50 8 running
4 1 97 Chad Little John Deere Pontiac 50 20 running
5 16 8 Hut Stricklin Circuit City Ford 50 0 running
6 4 46 Wally Dallenbach, Jr. First Union Chevy 50 0 running
7 13 30 Johnny Benson, Jr. Pennzoil Pontiac 50 0 running
8 21 33 Ken Schrader Skoal Bandit Chevy 50 0 running
9 12 98 John Andretti RCA Ford 50 0 running
10 26 31 Mike Skinner Lowe's Chevy 50 0 running
11 14 16 Ted Musgrave Family Channel, Primestar Ford 50 0 running
12 9 90 Dick Trickle Heilig-Meyers, Simmons Ford 50 0 running
13 24 27 Rick Wilson David Blair Motorsports Ford 50 0 running
14 20 77 Bobby Hillin, Jr. Jasper Engines & Transmissions, Federal Mogul Ford 50 0 running
15 22 1 Morgan Shepherd Delco Remy America, Cruisin' America Phone Card Ford 50 0 running
16 18 37 Jeremy Mayfield Kmart Kids Race Against Drugs Ford 50 0 running
17 6 75 Rick Mast Remington Arms Ford 50 0 running
18 15 36 Derrike Cope Skittles Pontiac 50 0 running
19 7 42 Joe Nemechek BellSouth Chevy 50 0 running
20 17 96 David Green Caterpillar Chevy 50 0 running
21 5 29 Robert Pressley Cartoon Network Chevy 50 0 running
22 31 95 Ed Berrier Feed The Children Chevy 50 0 running
23 23 81 Kenny Wallace Square D Ford 50 0 running
24 27 78 Billy Standridge Diamond Rio, Hanes Ford 49 0 running
25 28 79 Randy MacDonald Southern Foods, Colony Apparel Chevy 48 0 running
26 19 91 Mike Wallace Spam Chevy 44 0 handling
27 25 71 Dave Marcis Realtree Chevy 32 0 engine
28 10 40 Robby Gordon Coors Light Chevy 27 0 clutch
29 11 11 Brett Bodine Close Call Calling Card Ford 27 0 handling
30 29 19 Gary Bradberry Child Support Recovery Ford 16 0 vibration
31 30 0 Delma Cowart Master's Economy Inn Ford 4 0 disallowed
RACE DATA
Failed to Qualify: Joe Ruttman
Time of Race: 0:26:02
Fast Qualifier: Chad Little - 29.798 sec.
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Margin of Victory: 0.529 seconds
Average Speed: 172.855 mph
Cautions: 0 for 0 laps - None
Lead Changes: 2 among 3 drivers - Chad little 1-20; Lake Speed 21-28; Ricky Craven 29-50
STATISTICALLY SPEAKING
Delma Cowart reported late to the grid due to an engine change and failed to pass through inspection. He was black-flagged after completing a handful of laps and was excluded from the race results.