2004 Bass Pro Shops MBNA 500 NASCAR Nextel Cup Series.jpg
Held on October 31, 2004 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 8 48 Jimmie Johnson Lowe's Chevy 325 17 running 185
2 7 6 Mark Martin Viagra Ford 325 227 running 180
3 4 99 Carl Edwards World Financial Group Ford 325 15 running 170
4 2 01 Joe Nemechek U.S. Army Chevy 325 3 running 165
5 32 9 Kasey Kahne Dodge Dealers, UAW Dodge 325 4 running 160
6 21 30 Jeff Burton America Online Chevy 325 0 running 150
7 13 25 Brian Vickers GMAC Financial Services Chevy 325 0 running 146
8 29 42 Jamie McMurray Texaco, Havoline Dodge 325 0 running 142
9 15 20 Tony Stewart Home Depot Chevy 324 0 running 138
10 5 16 Greg Biffle National Guard, Subway Ford 324 0 running 134
11 12 2 Rusty Wallace Miller Lite Dodge 324 0 running 130
12 43 21 Ricky Rudd Motorcraft, Rent-A-Center Ford 324 0 running 127
13 16 41 Casey Mears Target Dodge 324 0 running 124
14 40 15 Michael Waltrip NAPA Auto Parts Chevy 324 1 running 126
15 20 88 Dale Jarrett UPS Ford 324 0 running 118
16 14 31 Robby Gordon Cingular Wireless Chevy 324 0 running 115
17 1 12 Ryan Newman Mobil 1, Alltel Dodge 323 58 running 117
18 25 77 Brendan Gaughan Jasper Engines & Transmissions Dodge 323 0 running 109
19 41 40 Sterling Marlin Coors Light Dodge 323 0 running 106
20 19 18 Bobby Labonte Wellbutrin XL Chevy 323 0 running 103
21 35 43 Jeff Green Bugles Dodge 322 0 running 100
22 38 98 Bill Elliott McDonald's Dodge 322 0 running 97
23 37 49 Ken Schrader Red Baron Frozen Pizza Dodge 321 0 running 94
24 31 23 Shane Hmiel Bill Davis Racing Dodge 321 0 running 91
25 17 14 John Andretti VB, APlus at Sunoco Ford 320 0 running 88
26 11 19 Jeremy Mayfield Dodge Dealers, UAW Dodge 320 0 running 85
27 36 11 J.J. Yeley MBNA Chevy 319 0 running 82
28 23 37 Kevin Lepage Carter's Royal Dispos-All Dodge 319 0 running 79
29 18 45 Kyle Petty Georgia-Pacific, Brawny Dodge 319 0 running 76
30 34 0 Ward Burton NetZero Chevy 318 0 running 73
31 42 5 Terry Labonte Kellogg's Chevy 318 0 running 70
32 26 06 Travis Kvapil Mobil 1, Jasper Engines & Transmissions Dodge 317 0 running 67
33 6 8 Dale Earnhardt, Jr. Budweiser Chevy 311 0 crash 64
34 10 24 Jeff Gordon DuPont Chevy 299 0 running 61
35 9 29 Kevin Harvick GM Goodwrench Chevy 296 0 engine 58
36 3 38 Elliott Sadler M&M's Ford 262 0 running 55
37 33 1 Martin Truex, Jr. Bass Pro Shops, Tracker Boats Chevy 259 0 engine 52
38 27 32 Bobby Hamilton, Jr. Tide Chevy 225 0 running 49
39 24 50 Todd Bodine US Micro Corporation Dodge 222 0 handling 46
40 30 51 Tony Raines Universal Chevrolet, Marathon Chevy 220 0 engine 43
41 39 17 Matt Kenseth DeWalt Ford 175 0 engine 40
42 22 97 Kurt Busch Sharpie, Irwin Industrial Tools Ford 51 0 engine 37
43 28 84 Kyle Busch CARQUEST Auto Parts Chevy 44 0 timing 34
RACE DATA
Failed to Qualify: Scott Riggs, Scott Wimmer, Kerry Earnhardt, Johnny Sauter, Hermie Sadler, Mike Wallace, Derrike Cope, Randy LaJoie, Greg Sacks, Larry Foyt, Kirk Shelmerdine, Morgan Shepherd, Andy Belmont, Larry Hollenbeck, Kenny Wallace
Time of Race: 3h:25:54
Fast Qualifier: Ryan Newman - 28.939 sec.
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Margin of Victory: 0.293 seconds
Average Speed: 145.847 mph
Cautions: 6 for 33 laps - 54-61 (oil on track); 138-142 (#18 spun (turn 2)); 178-181 (oil on track); 287-293 (oil on track); 301-305 (#29 stalled (on pit road)); 312-315 (#8 accident (backstretch))
Lead Changes: 16 among 7 drivers - Joe Nemechek 1; Ryan Newman 2-49; Carl Edwards 50-53; Ryan Newman 54-63; Carl Edwards 64-74; Mark Martin 75-115; Jimmie Johnson 116-119; Mark Martin 120-178; Michael Waltrip 179; Mark Martin 180-236; Jimmie Johnson 237; Joe Nemechek 238-239; Mark Martin 240-309; Jimmie Johnson 310-311; Kasey Kahne 312-315; Jimmie Johnson 316-325