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Held on September 6, 1998 at DuQuoin State Fairgrounds in Du Quoin, IL
100 L, 100 M, 160.9 KM - Scheduled Distance

RESULTS
Fin St # Driver Sponsor Make Laps Led Status Pts
1 9 22 Billy Thomas JW Miller Land & Timber Pontiac 100 57 Running
2 1 52 Bill Baird Saturn Machine-Spee Dee Pop Chevy 100 22 Running
3 13 46 Frank Kimmel Advance Auto Parts-Visionaire Chevy 100 0 Running
4 17 59 Mark Gibson Jani-King Ford 100 0 Running
5 4 39 Bob Hill Roulo Brothers Racing Chevy 100 0 Running
6 11 9 Eric Smith Mangold-Southtown Motorsports Ford 100 0 Running
7 32 40 Andy Belmont America Online Ford 100 0 Running
8 2 51 Joe Cooksey Brandon Industrial Chevy 100 0 Running
9 8 10 Curt Piercy Autozone of Normal Illinois Pontiac 100 0 Running
10 30 30 Mark Voigt Voigt Racing Chevy 100 0 Running
11 19 12 Roger Blackstock Kraken Bar Dodge 100 0 Running
12 16 84 Norm Benning Car Mate Trailers Chevy 100 0 Running
13 23 41 Mike Fry D&D Tile-Ken Perry Excavating Pontiac 100 0 Running
14 14 85 Wes Russell, Jr. Russell-Gerhart Racing Chevy 100 0 Running
15 26 24 Chuck Weber Cardinal Tool-Learn Path-Young Chevy 100 0 Running
16 24 0 Richard Hampton Hoosier Online-Texaco Chevy 99 0 Running
17 12 23 Butch Garner Garner Auto Body Chevy 98 0 Running
18 20 76 Mike Lorz
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Pontiac 98 0 Running
19 21 06 Dennis English FTI-Nealco Pontiac 98 0 Running
20 31 44 Brian Conz James Hylton Racing Chevy 93 0 Running
21 15 79 Charlie Schaefer Schaefer Racing Chevy 89 0 Running
22 7 20 Todd Coon Mid City Truck Repair Chevy 87 0 Accident
23 5 83 Jeff Finley Ronald McDonald House Charities Chevy 84 0 Engine
24 28 8 Alan Bigelow Winchester Furniture-SP Tools Chevy 78 0 Fuel
25 18 27 Ken Rowley Friends of 27 Chevy 59 0 Engine
26 25 3 Charlie Sentman Bobby Sands Racing Pontiac 59 0 Accident
27 22 03 Tony Schwengel Ming Auto Body Ford 59 0 Accident
28 10 47 Rich Hayes Hayes Mobile World-Duffy Inc Pontiac 52 0 Engine
29 6 5 Bobby Gerhart Kewadin Casinos-Knight Ridder Chevy 44 0 Accident
30 3 21 Bob Strait Zinsser Paint Products Ford 39 21 Overheating
31 35 98 George Glick Valley Crossing Auto-Truck Parts Ford 21 0 Engine
32 34 48 Mike Buckley Enterprise Technical Service Pontiac 13 0 Overheating
33 29 49 Kenny Brown Valco Cincinnati Racing Pontiac 8 0 Engine
34 33 4 David Ray Boggs K&B Motorsports Olds 5 0 Handling
35 27 43 Scotty Sands Bobby Sands Racing Pontiac 3 0 Accident
RACE DATA
Failed to Qualify: Clayton Smith, Brad Dubil
Time of Race: 1h:27:52
Fast Qualifier: Bill Baird - 36.143 sec.
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Margin of Victory: 0.500 carlength
Average Speed: 68.285 mph
Cautions: 7 for 45 laps - not available
Lead Changes: 2 among 3 drivers - Bob Strait 1-21; Bill Baird 22-43; Billy Thomas 44-100