2003 Auto Club 500 NASCAR Winston Cup Series.jpg
Held on April 27, 2003 at Auto Club Speedway in Fontana, CA
250 L, 500 M, 804.75 KM - Scheduled Distance

RESULTS
Fin St # Driver Sponsor Make Laps Led Status Pts
1 16 97 Kurt Busch Rubbermaid Ford 250 27 running 180
2 19 18 Bobby Labonte Interstate Batteries Chevy 250 11 running 175
3 7 2 Rusty Wallace Miller Lite Dodge 250 54 running 170
4 2 9 Bill Elliott Dodge Dealers, UAW Dodge 250 12 running 165
5 25 42 Jamie McMurray Havoline Dodge 250 41 running 160
6 8 8 Dale Earnhardt, Jr. Budweiser Chevy 250 0 running 150
7 27 15 Michael Waltrip NAPA Auto Parts Chevy 250 0 running 146
8 13 43 John Andretti Cheerios Dodge 250 0 running 142
9 23 17 Matt Kenseth DeWalt Ford 250 2 running 143
10 30 40 Sterling Marlin Coors Light Dodge 250 0 running 134
11 14 24 Jeff Gordon DuPont Chevy 250 0 running 130
12 21 5 Terry Labonte Kellogg's, got milk? Chevy 250 0 running 127
13 18 77 Dave Blaney Jasper Engines & Transmissions Ford 250 2 running 129
14 6 01 Jerry Nadeau U.S. Army Pontiac 250 0 running 121
15 15 32 Ricky Craven Tide Pontiac 250 1 running 123
16 20 48 Jimmie Johnson Lowe's Chevy 250 0 running 115
17 22 6 Mark Martin Viagra Ford 249 0 running 112
18 29 16 Greg Biffle Grainger Ford 249 0 running 109
19 10 99 Jeff Burton Citgo Ford 249 0 running 106
20 28 4 Mike Skinner Kodak Pontiac 249 0 running 103
21 39 22 Ward Burton Caterpillar Dodge 249 0 running 100
22 31 23 Kenny Wallace Stacker 2 Dodge 249 0 running 97
23 5 38 Elliott Sadler Pedigree Ford 249 0 running 94
24 35 21 Ricky Rudd Motorcraft Ford 249 0 running 91
25 34 54 Todd Bodine National Guard Ford 249 0 running 88
26 40 30 Jeff Green America Online Chevy 249 0 running 85
27 26 31 Robby Gordon Cingular Wireless Chevy 249 0 running 82
28 36 45 Kyle Petty Georgia-Pacific Dodge 249 0 running 79
29 37 29 Kevin Harvick GM Goodwrench Chevy 248 0 running 76
30 41 49 Ken Schrader 1-800-Call-ATT Dodge 248 0 running 73
31 33 74 Tony Raines BACE Motorsports Chevy 248 0 running 70
32 9 25 Joe Nemechek UAW-Delphi Chevy 248 0 running 67
33 24 7 Jimmy Spencer Sirius Satellite Radio Dodge 247 0 running 64
34 17 41 Casey Mears Target Dodge 247 0 running 61
35 11 19 Jeremy Mayfield Dodge Dealers, UAW Dodge 233 0 crash 58
36 32 10 Johnny Benson, Jr. Valvoline Pontiac 229 0 crash 55
37 38 88 Dale Jarrett UPS Ford 228 0 crash 52
38 42 14 Larry Foyt Harrah's Dodge 226 0 crash 49
39 12 0 Jack Sprague NetZero Pontiac 199 0 crash 46
40 1 1 Steve Park Pennzoil Chevy 138 0 crash 43
41 3 20 Tony Stewart Home Depot Chevy 128 100 engine 50
42 4 12 Ryan Newman Alltel Dodge 34 0 crash 37
43 43 37 Derrike Cope GBROnline.com Chevy 9 0 engine 34
RACE DATA
Failed to Qualify: Hideo Fukuyama, Kerry Earnhardt
Time of Race: 3h:34:07
Fast Qualifier: Steve Park - 38.536 sec.
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Margin of Victory: 2.294 seconds
Average Speed: 140.111 mph
Cautions: 8 for 34 laps - 2-4 (#1,12 accident (backstretch)); 9-11 (#0 accident (turn 4)); 41-44 (#16 accident (turn 4)); 130-134 (oil on track); 156-159 (debris (frontstretch)); 210-213 (#01,32 spun (turn 4)); 220-233 (#01 spun (turn 2)); 231-237 (#10,14,19,25,31,41,88 accident (turn 3))
Lead Changes: 19 among 9 drivers - Bill Elliott 1-12; Tony Stewart 13-92; Ricky Craven 93; Dave Blaney 94-95; Tony Stewart 96-114; Jamie McMurray 115; Tony Stewart 116; Jamie McMurray 117-130; Kurt Busch 131-145; Jamie McMurray 146-156; Rusty Wallace 157-201; Jamie McMurray 202-204; Matt Kenseth 205-206; Rusty Wallace 207-215; Bobby Labonte 216; Jamie McMurray 217; Bobby Labonte 218-227; Jamie McMurray 228-238; Kurt Busch 239-250