Race Results

NASCAR Cup Series

Texas 500

Texas Motor Speedway

April 5th, 1998

Race #7 of the 1998 NASCAR Cup Series Season

  • Laps: 334
  • Miles: 501.0
  • Average Speed: 136.771 mph
  • Cautions: 7
  • Caution Laps: 43
  • Lead Changes: 24
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FIN ST Car # Driver Make TOT PTS F PTS B PTS Laps Led STUS
1 7 6 Mark Martin Ford 180 175 5 334 37 Running
2 5 97 Chad Little Ford 175 170 5 334 49 Running
3 8 77 Robert Pressley Ford 165 165 0 334 0 Running
4 2 42 Joe Nemechek Chevrolet 165 160 5 334 3 Running
5 27 26 Johnny Benson Jr Ford 160 155 5 334 9 Running
6 37 5 Terry Labonte Chevrolet 150 150 0 334 0 Running
7 39 23 Jimmy Spencer Ford 146 146 0 334 0 Running
8 11 18 Bobby Labonte Pontiac 142 142 0 334 0 Running
9 40 21 Michael Waltrip Ford 143 138 5 334 5 Running
10 42 41 Steve Grissom Chevrolet 134 134 0 334 0 Running
11 13 88 Dale Jarrett Ford 135 130 5 334 51 Running
12 6 2 Rusty Wallace Ford 127 127 0 334 0 Running
13 38 94 Bill Elliott Ford 124 124 0 333 0 Running
14 21 40 Sterling Marlin Chevrolet 121 121 0 333 0 Running
15 3 22 Ward Burton Pontiac 123 118 5 332 27 Running
16 18 11 Brett Bodine Ford 115 115 0 332 0 Running
17 26 44 Kyle Petty Pontiac 112 112 0 332 0 Running
18 9 96 David Green Chevrolet 109 109 0 332 0 Running
19 22 46 Wally Dallenbach Jr Chevrolet 106 106 0 332 0 Running
20 43 9 Lake Speed Ford 103 103 0 332 0 Running
21 32 33 Ken Schrader Chevrolet 100 100 0 332 0 Running
22 41 90 Dick Trickle Ford 97 97 0 331 0 Running
23 1 12 Jeremy Mayfield Ford 104 94 10 331 105 Running
24 10 78 Gary Bradberry Ford 91 91 0 331 0 Running
25 24 50 Randy LaJoie Chevrolet 88 88 0 328 0 Running
26 25 4 Bobby Hamilton Chevrolet 85 85 0 328 0 Running
27 20 10 Ricky Rudd Ford 82 82 0 315 0 Overheating
28 36 71 Dave Marcis Chevrolet 79 79 0 295 0 Oil leak
29 23 99 Jeff Burton Ford 81 76 5 276 48 Running
30 30 16 Ted Musgrave Ford 73 73 0 262 0 Handling
31 17 24 Jeff Gordon Chevrolet 70 70 0 252 0 Handling
32 29 7 Geoff Bodine Ford 67 67 0 248 0 Ignition
33 12 31 Mike Skinner Chevrolet 64 64 0 247 0 Crash
34 31 81 Kenny Wallace Ford 61 61 0 214 0 Handling
35 34 3 Dale Earnhardt Chevrolet 58 58 0 205 0 Running
36 35 1 Darrell Waltrip Chevrolet 55 55 0 185 0 Transmission
37 16 91 Kevin Lepage Chevrolet 52 52 0 148 0 Running
38 28 98 Greg Sacks Ford 49 49 0 135 0 Crash
39 4 28 Kenny Irwin Jr Ford 46 46 0 80 0 Crash
40 33 8 Hut Stricklin Chevrolet 43 43 0 11 0 Crash
41 14 75 Rick Mast Ford 40 40 0 1 0 Crash
42 15 43 John Andretti Pontiac 37 37 0 1 0 Crash
43 19 36 Ernie Irvan Pontiac 34 34 0 1 0 Crash