2003 Pontiac Excitement 400 NASCAR Winston Cup Series.jpg
Held on May 3, 2003 at Richmond International Raceway in Richmond, VA
393 L, 294.75 M, 474.351 KM - Shortened by Rain

RESULTS
Fin St # Driver Sponsor Make Laps Led Status Pts
1 2 25 Joe Nemechek UAW-Delphi Chevy 393 156 running 185
2 4 18 Bobby Labonte Interstate Batteries Chevy 393 62 running 175
3 3 8 Dale Earnhardt, Jr. Budweiser Chevy 393 5 running 170
4 32 31 Robby Gordon Cingular Wireless Chevy 393 29 running 165
5 30 6 Mark Martin Viagra Ford 393 10 running 160
6 36 29 Kevin Harvick GM Goodwrench Chevy 393 12 running 155
7 18 17 Matt Kenseth DeWalt Ford 393 0 running 146
8 7 97 Kurt Busch Rubbermaid Ford 393 17 running 147
9 16 99 Jeff Burton Citgo Ford 393 0 running 138
10 17 2 Rusty Wallace Miller Lite Dodge 393 0 running 134
11 20 22 Ward Burton Caterpillar Dodge 393 0 running 130
12 37 15 Michael Waltrip NAPA Auto Parts Chevy 393 0 running 127
13 21 40 Sterling Marlin Coors Light Dodge 393 0 running 124
14 35 74 Tony Raines Special Olympics Virginia, Logo Capital Chevy 393 0 running 121
15 13 10 Johnny Benson, Jr. Eagle One, Valvoline Pontiac 393 0 running 118
16 6 24 Jeff Gordon DuPont Chevy 393 42 running 120
17 15 16 Greg Biffle Grainger Ford 393 0 running 112
18 31 77 Dave Blaney Jasper Engines & Transmissions Ford 393 0 running 109
19 10 48 Jimmie Johnson Lowe's Chevy 393 0 running 106
20 28 9 Bill Elliott Dodge Dealers, UAW Dodge 393 6 running 108
21 1 5 Terry Labonte Ahh, the Power of Cheese, Kellogg's Chevy 393 30 running 105
22 22 42 Jamie McMurray Havoline Dodge 393 0 running 97
23 34 54 Todd Bodine National Guard Ford 393 0 running 94
24 33 49 Ken Schrader BAM Racing Dodge 392 0 running 91
25 19 19 Jeremy Mayfield Dodge Dealers, UAW Dodge 392 0 running 88
26 29 0 Jack Sprague NetZero Pontiac 392 0 running 85
27 8 45 Kyle Petty Georgia-Pacific Dodge 391 0 running 82
28 11 41 Casey Mears Target Dodge 391 0 running 79
29 14 23 Kenny Wallace Stacker 2 Dodge 390 0 crash 76
30 24 43 John Andretti Cheerios Dodge 390 0 running 73
31 43 11 Brett Bodine Hooters Ford 389 0 running 70
32 12 01 Jason Keller U.S. Army Pontiac 388 0 running 67
33 42 14 Larry Foyt Harrah's Dodge 387 0 running 64
34 27 21 Ricky Rudd Motorcraft Ford 378 0 crash 61
35 26 4 Mike Skinner Kodak Pontiac 378 0 crash 58
36 40 88 Dale Jarrett UPS Ford 363 0 crash 55
37 39 38 Elliott Sadler M&M's Ford 338 0 running 52
38 38 32 Ricky Craven Tide Pontiac 287 0 crash 49
39 5 12 Ryan Newman Alltel Dodge 277 24 running 51
40 41 30 Jeff Green America Online Chevy 267 0 crash 43
41 9 20 Tony Stewart Home Depot Chevy 223 0 crash 40
42 25 7 Jimmy Spencer Sirius Satellite Radio Dodge 139 0 crash 37
43 23 1 Steve Park Pennzoil Chevy 42 0 crash 34
RACE DATA
Failed to Qualify: Derrike Cope, Hermie Sadler, Hideo Fukuyama
Time of Race: 3h:23:47
Fast Qualifier: Terry Labonte - 21.342 sec.
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Margin of Victory: Race Ended Under Yellow
Average Speed: 86.783 mph
Cautions: 15 for 91 laps - 45-53 (#1 accident (turn 2)); 64-67 (#0,11 accident (frontstretch)); 142-157 (#7 accident (turn 3)); 211-218 (rain); 225-230 (#20,38 accident (turn 2)); 232-235 (#41 accident (turn 3)); 251-254 (#14 accident (frontstretch)); 262-265 (#32 accident (turn 2)); 269-277 (#01,2,12,30 accident (turn 2)); 300-303 (#0 spun (turn 4)); 318-321 (#43 spun (turn 2)); 364-367 (#88 accident (backstretch)); 371-374 (#48,54 accident (backstretch)); 381-388 (#4,21 accident (turn 4)); 391-393 (#0,23 accident (frontstretch))
Lead Changes: 20 among 11 drivers - Joe Nemechek 1-2; Terry Labonte 3; Joe Nemrechek 4-45; Terry Labonte 46-74; Ryan Newman 75-98; Joe Nemechek 99-120; Kurt Busch 121-127; Joe Nemechek 128-129; Kurt Busch 130-139; Dale Earnhardt, Jr. 140-144; Bobby Labonte 145-204; Joe Nemechek 205-228; Jeff Gordon 229-260; Mark Martin 261-270; Jeff Gordon 271-280; Bill Elliott 281-286; Kevin Harvick 287-298; Bobby Labonte 299-300; Robby Gordon 301-329; Joe Nemechek 330-393