2000 Food City 500YT-icon.png NASCAR Winston Cup Series.jpg
Held on March 26, 2000 at Bristol Motor Speedway in Bristol, TN
500 L, 266.5 M, 429 KM - Scheduled Distance

RESULTS
Fin St # Driver Sponsor Make Laps Led Status Pts
1 6 2 Rusty Wallace Miller Lite Ford 500 86 running 180
2 33 10 Johnny Benson, Jr. Lycos Pontiac 500 0 running 170
3 5 22 Ward Burton Caterpillar Pontiac 500 14 running 170
4 17 12 Jeremy Mayfield Mobil 1 Ford 500 124 running 165
5 7 5 Terry Labonte Kellogg's Chevy 500 0 running 155
6 10 18 Bobby Labonte Interstate Batteries Pontiac 500 0 running 150
7 1 1 Steve Park Pennzoil Chevy 500 40 running 151
8 3 24 Jeff Gordon DuPont Automotive Finishes Chevy 500 225 running 152
9 15 99 Jeff Burton Exide Batteries Ford 500 0 running 138
10 28 40 Sterling Marlin Coors Light Chevy 500 0 running 134
11 23 7 Michael Waltrip NationsRent Chevy 500 1 running 135
12 22 17 Matt Kenseth DeWalt Ford 500 0 running 127
13 4 31 Mike Skinner Lowe's Chevy 500 0 running 124
14 27 28 Ricky Rudd Texaco, Havoline Ford 500 0 running 121
15 8 4 Bobby Hamilton Kodak Chevy 500 0 running 118
16 34 6 Mark Martin Valvoline MaxLife, Cummins Ford 499 0 running 115
17 18 77 Robert Pressley Jasper Engines & Transmissions Ford 499 0 running 112
18 30 26 Jimmy Spencer Big Kmart, Route 66 Ford 499 0 running 109
19 16 25 Jerry Nadeau Michael Holigan.com Chevy 499 0 running 106
20 2 55 Kenny Wallace Square D, Cooper Lighting Chevy 499 0 running 103
21 20 88 Dale Jarrett Quality Care, Ford Credit Ford 499 7 running 105
22 24 11 Brett Bodine Ralph's Ford 498 0 running 97
23 31 97 Chad Little John Deere Ford 497 0 running 94
24 35 44 Kyle Petty Hot Wheels Pontiac 497 0 running 91
25 14 33 Joe Nemechek Oakwood Homes Chevy 497 0 running 88
26 25 36 Ken Schrader M&M's Pontiac 497 0 running 85
27 21 14 Dick Trickle Conseco Pontiac 496 0 running 82
28 29 9 Stacy Compton Kodiak, Cougar Ford 496 0 running 79
29 42 75 Wally Dallenbach, Jr. RotoZip Tools Ford 493 0 running 76
30 38 16 Kevin Lepage FamilyClick.com Ford 492 0 running 73
31 13 66 Darrell Waltrip Big Kmart, Route 66 Ford 475 0 running 70
32 40 13 Robby Gordon Menards, Duracell Ford 473 0 running 67
33 32 43 John Andretti STP, Cheerios Pontiac 460 0 crash 64
34 41 41 Rick Mast Big Daddy's BBQ Sauce Chevy 459 0 crash 61
35 26 93 Dave Blaney Amoco Pontiac 457 0 crash 58
36 37 94 Bill Elliott McDonald's Ford 457 0 crash 55
37 43 27 Jeff Fuller Pfizer, Viagra Pontiac 414 1 crash 57
38 12 8 Dale Earnhardt, Jr. Budweiser Chevy 401 0 crash 49
39 11 3 Dale Earnhardt GM Goodwrench Service Chevy 346 2 running 51
40 39 42 Kenny Irwin, Jr. BellSouth Chevy 335 0 running 43
41 9 21 Elliott Sadler Citgo Ford 325 0 running 40
42 19 20 Tony Stewart Home Depot Pontiac 73 0 engine 37
43 36 60 Ted Musgrave Power Team Chevy 22 0 engine 34
RACE DATA
Failed to Qualify: Dave Marcis, Ricky Craven, Ed Berrier, Scott Pruett
Time of Race: 3h:01:40
Fast Qualifier: Steve Park - 15.184 sec.
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Margin of Victory: 2.622 seconds
Average Speed: 88.018 mph
Cautions: 11 for 76 laps - 3-8 (#3,6,8,21,33,66 accident (turn 2)); 39-45 (#3,13,17,18 accident (turns 3/4)); 141-149 (#21 accident (turn 4)); 209-216 (#3,42 accident (turn 4)); 304-313 (#11,27,75 accident (frontstretch)); 362-366 (#13 accident (frontstretch)); 386-391 (#27 accident (frontstretch)); 413-417 (#8 spun (frontstretch)); 436-440 (#6 spun (backstretch)); 449-453 (debris (backstretch)); 464-473 (#41,43,93 accident (turn 1))
Lead Changes: 18 among 9 drivers - Steve Park 1-40; Jeff Fuller 41; Ward Burton 42-51; Jeff Gordon 52-140; Michael Waltrip 141; Jeff Gordon 142-205; Dale Earnhardt 206-207; Jeremy Mayfield 208-210; Jeff Gordon 211-217; Jeremy Mayfield 218-303; Rusty Wallace 304; Jeff Gordon 305-368; Jeremy Mayfield 369-385; Jeff Gordon 386; Jeremy Mayfield 387-404; Rusty Wallace 405-413; Ward Burton 414-417; Dale Jarrett 418-424; Rusty Wallace 425-500