2003 Bass Pro Shops MBNA 500 NASCAR Winston Cup Series.jpg
Held on March 9, 2003 at Atlanta Motor Speedway in Hampton, GA
325 L, 500.5 M, 805.35 KM - Scheduled Distance

RESULTS
Fin St # Driver Sponsor Make Laps Led Status Pts
1 4 18 Bobby Labonte Interstate Batteries, Advair Chevy 325 172 running 185
2 30 24 Jeff Gordon DuPont Chevy 325 68 running 175
3 37 8 Dale Earnhardt, Jr. Budweiser Chevy 325 23 running 170
4 24 17 Matt Kenseth DeWalt Ford 325 0 running 160
5 8 20 Tony Stewart Home Depot Chevy 325 17 running 160
6 3 38 Elliott Sadler M&M's Ford 325 1 running 155
7 5 7 Jimmy Spencer Sirius Satellite Radio Dodge 325 1 running 151
8 27 77 Dave Blaney Jasper Engines & Transmissions Ford 325 1 running 147
9 13 25 Joe Nemechek UAW-Delphi Chevy 325 19 running 143
10 1 12 Ryan Newman Alltel Dodge 324 21 running 139
11 23 10 Johnny Benson, Jr. Valvoline Pontiac 324 0 running 130
12 22 32 Ricky Craven Tide Pontiac 324 0 running 127
13 20 16 Greg Biffle Grainger Ford 324 0 running 124
14 34 40 Sterling Marlin Coors Light Dodge 324 0 running 121
15 7 2 Rusty Wallace Miller Lite Dodge 324 0 running 118
16 15 1 Steve Park Pennzoil Chevy 324 0 running 115
17 18 31 Robby Gordon Cingular Wireless Chevy 323 0 running 112
18 12 22 Ward Burton Caterpillar Dodge 323 0 running 109
19 17 29 Kevin Harvick GM Goodwrench Service Chevy 323 0 running 106
20 39 5 Terry Labonte Kellogg's, got milk? Chevy 323 0 running 103
21 16 88 Dale Jarrett UPS Ford 323 0 running 100
22 10 19 Jeremy Mayfield Dodge Dealers, UAW Dodge 322 0 running 97
23 33 41 Casey Mears Target Dodge 322 0 running 94
24 36 74 Tony Raines BACE Motorsports Chevy 322 0 running 91
25 28 30 Jeff Green America Online Chevy 322 0 running 88
26 40 23 Kenny Wallace Stacker 2 Dodge 322 0 running 85
27 6 15 Michael Waltrip NAPA Auto Parts Chevy 321 0 running 82
28 35 54 Todd Bodine National Guard Ford 321 0 running 79
29 19 43 John Andretti Cheerios Dodge 320 0 running 76
30 32 4 Mike Skinner Kodak Pontiac 318 0 running 73
31 14 01 Jerry Nadeau U.S. Army Pontiac 316 0 crash 70
32 11 48 Jimmie Johnson Lowe's Chevy 308 2 engine 72
33 26 99 Jeff Burton Citgo Ford 305 0 engine 64
34 38 45 Kyle Petty Brawny, Georgia-Pacific Dodge 296 0 running 61
35 21 21 Ricky Rudd Motorcraft Ford 295 0 engine 58
36 31 42 Jamie McMurray Havoline Dodge 293 0 engine 55
37 43 0 Jack Sprague NetZero Pontiac 267 0 overheating 52
38 42 49 Ken Schrader BAM Racing Dodge 182 0 engine 49
39 2 9 Bill Elliott Dodge Dealers, UAW Dodge 164 0 engine 46
40 9 97 Kurt Busch Rubbermaid Ford 143 0 engine 43
41 25 11 Brett Bodine Hooters Ford 141 0 crash 40
42 29 6 Mark Martin Pfizer, Viagra Ford 133 0 engine 37
43 41 14 Larry Foyt Harrah's Dodge 104 0 engine 34
RACE DATA
Failed to Qualify: Bobby Hamilton, Jr., Jeff Fultz
Time of Race: 3h:25:37
Fast Qualifier: Ryan Newman - 28.963 sec.
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Margin of Victory: 1.274 seconds
Average Speed: 146.048 mph
Cautions: 7 for 34 laps - 136-140 (oil on track); 146-154 (#11,23 accident (backstretch)); 175-178 (#2 accident (turn 2)); 186-189 (oil on track); 209-212 (debris (turn 2)); 303-306 (#21 accident (turn 3)); 309-312 (#43,99 accident (turn 2))
Lead Changes: 23 among 10 drivers - Ryan Newman 1-20; Bobby Labonte 21-36; Joe Nemechek 37-55; Bobby Labonte 56-57; Tony Stewart 58-59; Jeff Gordon 60-68; Bobby Labonte 69-118; Tony Stewart 119-120; Bobby Labonte 121-136; Elliott Sadler 137; Bobby Labonte 138-175; Dave Blaney 176; Bobby Labonte 177-185; Dale Earnhardt, Jr. 186-208; Ryan Newman 209; Tony Stewart 210-222; Jeff Gordon 223-268; Jimmie Johnson 269-270; Jeff Gordon 271-281; Bobby Labonte 282-303; Jimmy Spencer 304; Bobby Labonte 305-312; Jeff Gordon 313-314; Bobby Labonte 315-325