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Held on May 5, 2002 at Richmond International Raceway in Richmond, VA
400 L, 300 M, 482.8 KM - Scheduled Distance

RESULTS
Fin St # Driver Sponsor Make Laps Led Status Pts
1 3 20 Tony Stewart Home Depot Pontiac 400 28 running 180
2 11 12 Ryan Newman Alltel Ford 400 48 running 175
3 23 99 Jeff Burton Citgo Ford 400 0 running 165
4 18 6 Mark Martin Pfizer, Viagra Ford 400 0 running 160
5 17 19 Jeremy Mayfield Dodge Dealers, UAW Dodge 400 0 running 155
6 7 17 Matt Kenseth DeWalt Ford 400 0 running 150
7 4 24 Jeff Gordon DuPont Chevy 400 0 running 146
8 20 44 Steve Grissom Georgia-Pacific Dodge 400 0 running 142
9 10 32 Ricky Craven Tide - New Clean Breeze Scent Ford 400 0 running 138
10 40 41 Jimmy Spencer Target Dodge 400 75 running 139
11 35 40 Sterling Marlin Coors Light Dodge 400 0 running 130
12 16 10 Joe Nemechek Valvoline MaxLife Pontiac 400 0 running 127
13 14 30 Jeff Green America Online Chevy 400 2 running 129
14 38 9 Bill Elliott Dodge Dealers, UAW Dodge 400 0 running 121
15 22 36 Ken Schrader M&M's Global Color Vote Pontiac 400 0 running 118
16 32 23 Hut Stricklin Hills Brothers Coffee Dodge 400 0 running 115
17 36 55 Bobby Hamilton Schneider Electric, Square D Chevy 399 5 running 117
18 30 02 Hermie Sadler Virginia Lottery Chevy 399 0 running 109
19 33 11 Brett Bodine Hooters Ford 399 0 running 106
20 41 43 John Andretti Cheerios Dodge 399 0 running 103
21 21 21 Elliott Sadler Motorcraft Ford 399 0 running 100
22 29 7 Casey Atwood Sirius Satellite Radio Dodge 399 0 running 97
23 6 45 Kyle Petty Sprint Dodge 399 0 running 94
24 27 15 Michael Waltrip NAPA Auto Parts Chevy 398 3 running 96
25 9 2 Rusty Wallace Miller Lite Ford 396 0 running 88
26 31 14 Stacy Compton Conseco Pontiac 395 0 running 85
27 37 97 Kurt Busch Rubbermaid Ford 395 0 running 82
28 19 4 Mike Skinner Kodak Chevy 378 0 running 79
29 28 77 Dave Blaney Jasper Engines & Transmissions Ford 377 10 engine 81
30 1 22 Ward Burton Caterpillar Dodge 364 125 running 83
31 26 48 Jimmie Johnson Lowe's Chevy 360 0 running 70
32 8 18 Bobby Labonte Interstate Batteries Pontiac 351 0 running 67
33 15 5 Terry Labonte Kellogg's Chevy 333 0 crash 64
34 5 1 Steve Park Pennzoil Chevy 333 0 crash 61
35 24 90 Rick Mast Duke's Mayonnaise, Sauer's Ford 331 0 crash 58
36 2 8 Dale Earnhardt, Jr. Budweiser Chevy 327 0 running 55
37 34 31 Robby Gordon Cingular Wireless, Spider-Man Chevy 309 0 crash 52
38 39 88 Dale Jarrett UPS Ford 309 14 running 54
39 12 28 Ricky Rudd Havoline Ford 308 90 crash 51
40 25 29 Kevin Harvick GM Goodwrench Service Chevy 295 0 running 43
41 13 25 Jerry Nadeau UAW-Delphi Chevy 225 0 crash 40
42 42 26 Frank Kimmel Pork, the Other White Meat Ford 213 0 crash 37
43 43 59 Randy Renfrow Price Motorsports Dodge 58 0 oil pump 34
RACE DATA
Failed to Qualify: Kevin Grubb
Time of Race: 3h:27:19
Fast Qualifier: Ward Burton - 21.195 sec.
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Margin of Victory: 1.484 seconds
Average Speed: 86.824 mph
Cautions: 14 for 103 laps - 25-30 (#59 stalled (backstretch)); 62-75 (track moisture); 90-93 (debris (backstretch)); 149-163 (#8 spun (frontstretch)); 172-178 (#18,43,88 accident (frontstretch)); 195-198 (#97 spun (turn 2)); 216-221 (#26 accident (turn 2)); 228-240 (#7,14,25,29,99 accident (turn 3)); 248-251 (#45 accident (turn 2)); 310-316 (#2,28,31 accident (turns 2/4)); 328-332 (#41,48 accident (turn 3)); 335-343 ( #1,2,5,15,19,30,32,40,43,90 accident (backstretch)); 366-369 (#4 accident (turn 2)); 379-383 (oil on track)
Lead Changes: 13 among 10 drivers - Ward Burton 1-62; Dale Jarrett 63-76; Michael Waltrip 77-79; Bobby Hamilton 80-84; Jeff Green 85-86; Ward Burton 87-149; Ricky Rudd 150-216; Dave Blaney 217-226; Jimmy Spencer 227-285; Ricky Rudd 286-308; Ryan Newman 309-310; Jimmy Spencer 311-326; Ryan Newman 327-372; Tony Stewart 373-400