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1986 Daytona 500


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NASCAR Winston Cup race number 1 of 29
Sunday, February 16, 1986 at Daytona International Speedway, Daytona Beach, FL
200 laps on a 2.500 mile paved track (500.0 miles)

Time of race: 3:22:32
Average Speed: 148.124 mph
Pole Speed: 205.039 mph
Cautions: 8 for 46 laps
Margin of Victory: 11.26 sec
Attendance: 140,000
Lead changes: 27

Glossary    1986 NASCAR Winston Cup results   /   1986 standings

Fin St # Driver Sponsor / Owner Car Laps Money Status Led Points
1 25   Geoffrey Bodine Levi Garrett   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet200192,715running101185
14 43   Dale Earnhardt Wrangler Jeans   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet19761,655engine34126
321212   Neil Bonnett Budweiser   (Junior Johnson)Chevrolet10029,710crash3272
203725   Tim Richmond Folger's   (Rick Hendrick)Chevrolet18813,875running7108
9 81   Sterling Marlin Bull's Eye Barbecue Sauce   (Hoss Ellington)Chevrolet19837,165engine6143
2 544   Terry Labonte Piedmont Airlines   (Billy Hagan)Oldsmobile200103,240running5175
271328   Cale Yarborough Hardee's   (Harry Ranier)Ford11612,985crash587
3 611   Darrell Waltrip Budweiser   (Junior Johnson)Chevrolet20080,515running3170
192118   Tommy Ellis Freedlander Financial   (Eric Freedlander)Chevrolet18915,035running3111
13 19   Bill Elliott Coors   (Harry Melling)Ford19856,070running2129
4258   Bobby Hillin, Jr. Miller American   (Stavola Brothers)Chevrolet20058,975running1165
292014   A.J. Foyt Copenhagen   (A.J. Foyt)Oldsmobile11311,275engine181
53155   Benny Parsons Copenhagen   (Leo Jackson / Richard Jackson)Oldsmobile19947,415running0155
61498   Ron Bouchard Valvoline   (Mike Curb)Pontiac19948,310running0150
7164   Rick Wilson Cap'n Coty's   (Larry McClure)Oldsmobile19936,990running0146
8 927   Rusty Wallace Alugard   (Raymond Beadle)Pontiac19937,840running0142
103675   Lake Speed Nationwise Auto Parts   (RahMoc Enterprises)Pontiac19831,430running0134
112215   Ricky Rudd Motorcraft   (Bud Moore)Ford19832,690running0130
123357   Jody Ridley Nationwise Auto Parts   (RahMoc Enterprises)Ford19820,915running0127
153417   Doug Heveron Protecta Liner   (Roger Hamby)Chevrolet19721,120running0118
16 77   Kyle Petty 7-Eleven   (Wood Brothers)Ford19523,430running0115
172842   Dick Trickle Bill's Barbecue / Suncrest Motor Homes   (Billy Matthews)Chevrolet19415,925running0112
18196   Trevor Boys Finky's   (D.K. Ulrich)Chevrolet19119,380running0109
213877   Ken Ragan McCord Gaskets   (Herb Adcox)Chevrolet18411,870running0100
223947   Morgan Shepherd Snellman Construction   (Jack Beebe)Chevrolet18115,465running097
233567   Buddy Arrington Jim Peacock   (Buddy Arrington)Ford17715,475engine094
241866   Phil Parsons Skoal   (Leo Jackson / Richard Jackson)Oldsmobile17412,705running091
252789   Jim Sauter Evinrude Outboards   (Mueller Brothers)Pontiac13811,800clutch088
261788   Buddy Baker Crisco   (Buddy Baker / Danny Schiff)Oldsmobile11915,400crash085
284026   Joe Ruttman Quaker State   (Kenny Bernstein)Buick1159,480crash079
301533   Harry Gant Skoal Bandit   (Hal Needham)Chevrolet10319,920crash073
313054   Eddie Bierschwale Kodak Film   (Henley Gray)Chevrolet1009,965engine070
334190   Ken Schrader Red Baron Frozen Pizza   (Junie Donlavey)Ford9111,300engine064
342964   Pancho Carter K-Mart   (Elmo Langley)Ford7912,925crash061
352610   Greg Sacks TRW   (DiGard)Pontiac7616,670clutch058
361043   Richard Petty STP   (Petty Enterprises)Pontiac6310,790crash055
372402   Mark Martin Lone Star Peterbilt   (Jerry Gunderman)Ford519,560engine052
381171   Dave Marcis Helen Rae   (Dave Marcis)Pontiac4713,295engine049
394252   Jimmy Means WNDB Racing   (Jimmy Means)Pontiac3811,150engine046
402321   Larry Pearson Chattanooga Chew   (David Pearson)Chevrolet299,310engine043
41322   Kirk Bryant Spectrum Furniture   (Cliff Stewart)Pontiac2410,995crash040
42 322   Bobby Allison Miller American   (Stavola Brothers)Buick2118,760engine037

To the back:
NameNbrReason
Ken Ragan77backup car
Tim Richmond25backup car

Failed to qualify or withdrew:
PosNameNbrSponsorOwnerCar
Davey Allison95Sadler RacingSadler BrothersChevrolet
Ferdin Wallace49Clearfield SpeedwayH.L. WatersChevrolet
Ron Esau48Fleet ServiceJames HyltonChevrolet
Blackie Wangerin39Wangerin RacingBlackie WangerinFord
Alan Kulwicki32Quincy's Steak HouseBill TerryFord
Grant Adcox29Adcox ChevroletHerb AdcoxChevrolet
Michael Waltrip23Hawaiian PunchChuck RiderPontiac
Bob Park19Gardiner's AutoBob ParkPontiac
Mark Stahl82Auto Bell Car WashMark StahlFord
Donny Paul53Paul RacingDon PaulChevrolet
Randy LaJoie07Snellman ConstructionKaj SnellmanChevrolet
Delma Cowart0Carey Hilliard's ChevroletH.L. WatersChevrolet
J.D. McDuffie70Rumple FurnitureJ.D. McDuffiePontiac
Phil Barkdoll73Helen Rae SpecialPhil BarkdollFord
Bobby Wawak74Superior PipingBobby WawakChevrolet
Chet Fillip81Circle Bar Truck CorralCorey FillipFord
Eddie Bierschwale94Kodak FilmBobby EllerPontiac
Connie Saylor99Ball RacingRalph BallChevrolet
Buddy Arrington65Jim Peacock FordBuddy ArringtonFord
Clark Dwyer76Arrington RacingBuddy ArringtonFord
Dick Skillen60Goff RacingTom GoffChevrolet

Caution flag breakdown:
ConditionFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
Reason'Lucky
Dog'
12525  
26305   #2 accident turn 2 
316333  
647512   #43 accident turn 2 
76827  
83886   #7,64 accident turn 2 
89935  
94974   #90 engine 
981014  
1021054   #54 engine 
1061094  
1101123   #47 stalled pit exit 
1131164  
1171259   #7,9,12,18,26,28,33,75,88 accident turn 4 
1261294  
1301323   debris 
13320068  
  Percent of race run under caution: 23.0%             Average green flag run: 17.1 laps

Lap leader breakdown:
LeaderFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
  Bill Elliott122
  Geoffrey Bodine3108
  Dale Earnhardt112414
  Geoffrey Bodine25262
  A.J. Foyt27271
  Dale Earnhardt28314
  Geoffrey Bodine324110
  Dale Earnhardt42421
  Neil Bonnett437432
  Geoffrey Bodine75817
  Tommy Ellis82821
  Cale Yarborough83831
  Geoffrey Bodine84929
  Cale Yarborough93942
  Sterling Marlin951006
  Bobby Hillin, Jr.1011011
  Tim Richmond1021087
  Cale Yarborough1091102
  Tommy Ellis1111122
  Dale Earnhardt1131175
  Darrell Waltrip1181181
  Geoffrey Bodine11913517
  Dale Earnhardt1361449
  Geoffrey Bodine14515814
  Dale Earnhardt1591591
  Terry Labonte1601645
  Darrell Waltrip1651662
  Geoffrey Bodine16720034

Points standings after this race:
RankDriverPointsDiff
1   Geoffrey Bodine 185    
2   Terry Labonte 175   -10  
3   Darrell Waltrip 170   -15  
4   Bobby Hillin, Jr. 165   -20  
5   Benny Parsons 155   -30  
6   Ron Bouchard 150   -35  
7   Rick Wilson 146   -39  
8   Sterling Marlin 143   -42  
9   Rusty Wallace 142   -43  
10   Lake Speed 134   -51  
11   Ricky Rudd 130   -55  
12   Bill Elliott 129   -56  
13   Jody Ridley 127   -58  
14   Dale Earnhardt 126   -59  
15   Doug Heveron 118   -67  
16   Kyle Petty 115   -70  
17   Dick Trickle 112   -73  
18   Tommy Ellis 111   -74  
19   Trevor Boys 109   -76  
20   Tim Richmond 108   -77