Contact Us !
Home | Drivers | Owners | Tracks | Sprint Cup | Nationwide | CWTS | KNPSW | KNPSE | IndyCar | ARCA | F1 | Tudor | Random
Links for this race (some data may be unavailable):
    Race Results     Qualifying Results   Loop Data Stats   Pit Stops
  Comments (23)   Video Links (1)     Crew Chiefs
Page Sponsorship ($5)

1988 Coca-Cola 600


Previous race results / Next race results                     Previous at this track / Next at this track

NASCAR Winston Cup race number 10 of 29
Sunday, May 29, 1988 at Charlotte Motor Speedway, Concord, NC
400 laps on a 1.500 mile paved track (600.0 miles)

Time of race: 4:49:15
Average Speed: 124.46 mph
Pole Speed: 173.594 mph
Cautions: 13 for 89 laps
Margin of Victory: 0.24 sec
Attendance: 160,000
Lead changes: 43

Glossary    1988 NASCAR Winston Cup results   /   1988 standings

Fin St # Driver Sponsor / Owner Car Laps Money Status Led Points
1 517   Darrell Waltrip Tide   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet400104,250running73180
21127   Rusty Wallace Kodiak   (Raymond Beadle)Pontiac40056,425running4175
3 97   Alan Kulwicki Zerex   (Alan Kulwicki)Ford40038,100running12170
41415   Brett Bodine Crisco   (Bud Moore)Ford40049,305running96165
5 128   Davey Allison Havoline   (Harry Ranier)Ford40062,050running27160
61925   Ken Schrader Folger's Coffee   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet40023,900running1155
73426   Ricky Rudd Quaker State   (Kenny Bernstein)Buick39917,050running0146
81255   Phil Parsons Crown Petroleum   (Leo Jackson / Richard Jackson)Oldsmobile39815,550running1147
9 311   Terry Labonte Budweiser   (Junior Johnson)Chevrolet39722,600running0138
103650   Greg Sacks Dingman Brothers Racing   (Dingman Brothers)Pontiac39610,900running0134
112410   Ken Bouchard Whitcomb Racing   (Bob Whitcomb)Ford3969,325running0130
123752   Jimmy Means Eureka Vacuum Cleaners   (Jimmy Means)Pontiac39512,765running6132
13 73   Dale Earnhardt GM Goodwrench   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet39419,205running0124
14288   Bobby Hillin, Jr. Miller High Life   (Stavola Brothers)Buick39311,045running0121
153043   Richard Petty STP   (Petty Enterprises)Pontiac39210,985running1123
161321   Kyle Petty Citgo   (Wood Brothers)Ford37513,000engine0115
17 412   Bobby Allison Miller High Life   (Stavola Brothers)Buick36517,750running19117
18104   Rick Wilson Kodak Film   (Larry McClure)Oldsmobile35313,950crash106119
19 69   Bill Elliott Coors   (Harry Melling)Ford34017,200running17111
202531   Joe Ruttman Slender You Figure Salons   (Bob Clark)Oldsmobile3395,500running0 
211583   Lake Speed Wynn's   (Lake Speed)Oldsmobile3384,600running0100
22232   Ernie Irvan Kroger   (D.K. Ulrich)Chevrolet3285,950running097
232230   Michael Waltrip Country Time Lemonade   (Chuck Rider)Pontiac3267,400running094
24 25   Geoffrey Bodine Levi Garrett   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet31712,100running196
251890   Benny Parsons Bull's Eye Barbecue Sauce   (Junie Donlavey)Ford2946,700engine088
261647   Morgan Shepherd Winner's Circle Products   (Morgan Shepherd)Buick2703,000engine085
272044   Sterling Marlin Piedmont Airlines   (Billy Hagan)Oldsmobile2476,400running1887
283223   Eddie Bierschwale Wayne Paging   (Don Bierschwale)Oldsmobile2432,400crash079
292788   Buddy Baker Red Baron Frozen Pizza   (Buddy Baker / Danny Schiff)Oldsmobile2435,350crash681
302133   Harry Gant Skoal Bandit   (Hal Needham)Chevrolet2315,900crash1078
312680   Jimmy Horton S & H Racing   (George Smith)Ford2302,200engine070
324097   Rodney Combs AC Spark Plug   (Tom Winkle)Buick2272,600engine067
334198   Brad Noffsinger Sunoco   (Mike Curb)Buick1912,000crash169
343871   Dave Marcis Lifebuoy   (Dave Marcis)Chevrolet1664,625crash166
353536   H.B. Bailey National Motors   (H.B. Bailey)Pontiac1551,750engine058
363175   Neil Bonnett Valvoline   (RahMoc Enterprises)Pontiac1138,700crash055
37 86   Mark Martin Stroh's Light   (Jack Roush)Ford832,150engine052
383329   Cale Yarborough Hardee's   (Cale Yarborough)Oldsmobile581,625crash049
391789   Jim Sauter Evinrude   (Mueller Brothers)Pontiac571,600crash046
402968   Derrike Cope Purolator Filters   (Jim Testa)Ford572,275crash043
413967   Dale Jarrett Raven Boats   (Buddy Arrington)Chevrolet274,200engine040

Failed to qualify or withdrew:
PosNameNbrSponsorOwnerCar
Donnie Allison
Larry Pearson
Buddy Arrington67
J.D. McDuffie70
Mark Stahl82
Charlie Baker93

Caution flag breakdown:
ConditionFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
ReasonFree
Pass
12121  
22254  
26283  
29357  
365924  
60689  
698315  
84885  
8911527  
1161238  
12414219  
1431464  
14716822  
1691768  
17719317  
19420310  
20423330  
2342418  
2422443  
2452539  
25431360  
3143196  
32035435  
3553628  
36338826  
3893913  
3924009  
  Percent of race run under caution: 22.2%             Average green flag run: 22.2 laps

Lap leader breakdown:
LeaderFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
  Geoffrey Bodine111
  Davey Allison22221
  Bill Elliott23231
  Bobby Allison243512
  Darrell Waltrip36361
  Bobby Allison37415
  Sterling Marlin425918
  Bobby Allison60601
  Brett Bodine618424
  Buddy Baker85895
  Rick Wilson90912
  Buddy Baker92921
  Rick Wilson9311523
  Richard Petty1161161
  Jimmy Means1171193
  Harry Gant12012910
  Brett Bodine13014415
  Dave Marcis1451451
  Jimmy Means1461461
  Rick Wilson14716923
  Brad Noffsinger1701701
  Jimmy Means1711722
  Darrell Waltrip1731786
  Bill Elliott17919416
  Phil Parsons1951951
  Brett Bodine19623035
  Davey Allison2312344
  Bobby Allison2352351
  Darrell Waltrip23626429
  Rick Wilson26529733
  Davey Allison2982992
  Darrell Waltrip3003056
  Alan Kulwicki3063138
  Rick Wilson3143141
  Alan Kulwicki3153151
  Rusty Wallace3163194
  Brett Bodine32032910
  Rick Wilson33035324
  Alan Kulwicki3543563
  Brett Bodine3573626
  Ken Schrader3633631
  Brett Bodine3643696
  Darrell Waltrip37040031

Points standings after this race:
RankDriverPointsDiff
1   Dale Earnhardt 1506    
2   Rusty Wallace 1435   -71  
3   Sterling Marlin 1409   -97  
4   Terry Labonte 1400   -106  
5   Bill Elliott 1386   -120  
6   Bobby Allison 1377   -129  
7   Ken Schrader 1328   -178  
8   Bobby Hillin, Jr. 1275   -231  
9   Geoffrey Bodine 1271   -235  
10   Darrell Waltrip 1264   -242  
11   Phil Parsons 1263   -243  
12   Neil Bonnett 1228   -278  
13   Kyle Petty 1197   -309  
14   Davey Allison 1196   -310  
15   Ricky Rudd 1177   -329  
16   Buddy Baker 1163   -343  
17   Alan Kulwicki 1142   -364  
18   Lake Speed 1076   -430  
19   Brett Bodine 1067   -439  
20   Mark Martin 999   -507