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LATE 1996

DateEventLocationWinner (Pos.)Avg.mphEarningsPoleQual.mph
Nov. 10NAPA 500AtlantaBobby Labonte (1)134.661$274,900B. Labonte185.887
Winning cars (for entire season): CHEVY MONTE CARLO (17)— Gordon 10, Earnhardt 2, Marlin 2, T. Labonte 2, B. Labonte 1; FORD THUNDERBIRD (13)— Wallace 5, Jarrett 4, Irvan 2, Bodine 1, Rudd 1; PONTIAC GRAND PRIX (1)— Hamilton 1.

1997 SEASON (through Oct. 27)

DateEventLocationWinner (Pos.)Avg.mphEarningsPoleQual.mph
Feb. 16Daytona 500DaytonaJeff Gordon (6)148.295$456,999M. Skinner189.813
Feb. 23Goodwrench 400RockinghamJeff Gordon (4)125.92793,115M. Martin157.885†
Mar. 2Pontiac 400RichmondRusty Wallace (7)108.49986,775T. Labonte
Mar. 9Primestar 500AtlantaDale Jarrett (9)132.730137,650R. Gordon186.507†
Mar. 23TranSouth 400DarlingtonDale Jarrett (1)121.162142,860*D. Jarrett171.095
Apr. 6Interstate 500TexasJeff Burton (5)125.105354,350D. Jarrett
Apr. 13Food City 500BristolJeff Gordon (5)75.03583,640R. Wallace123.586
Apr. 20Goody's 500MartinsvilleJeff Gordon (4)70.29099,225K. Wallace93.961
May 4Save Mart 300SonomaMark Martin (1)75.788113,995*M. Martin92.807†
May 10Winston 500TalladegaMark Martin (18)188.354$92,220J. Andretti193.627
May 17The Winston SelectCharlotteJeff Gordon (19)157.895207,500B. Elliott143.273
May 25Coca-Cola 600CharlotteJeff Gordon (1)136.745432,400*J. Gordon184.300
June 1Miller 500DoverRick Rudd (13)114.63595,255B. Labonte152.788
June 8Pocono 500PoconoJeff Gordon (11)139.828166,080B. Hamilton168.089
June 15Miller 400MichiganErnie Irvan (20)153.32193,830D. Jarrett183.669
June 22California 500CaliforniaJeff Gordon (3)155.025144,600J. Nemecheck183.015
July 5Pepsi 400DaytonaJohn Andretti (3)157.791109,525M. Skinner189.777
July 13Jiffy Lube 300LoudonJeff Burton (15)117.194$117,875K. Schrader129.423†
July 20Pennsylvania 500PoconoDale Jarrett (4)142.068104,570J. Nemechek168.881
Aug. 2Brickyard 400IndianapolisRicky Rudd (7)130.828571,000E. Irvan 177.736†
Aug. 10The Bud at the GlenWatkins GlenJeff Gordon (11)91.294139,120T. Bodine120.505
Aug. 17DeVilbiss 400MichiganMark Martin (2)126.88093,045J. Benson183.332
Aug. 24Goody's 500BristolDale Jarrett (3)80.010101,550K. Wallace123.039
Aug. 31Southern 500DarlingtonJeff Gordon (7)121.1491,131,330**B. Labonte170.661
Sept. 6Exide Select 400RichmondDale Jarrett (23)108.707$91,490B. Elliott124.723
Sept. 14CMT 300LoudonJeff Gordon (13)100.376188,625K. Schrader129.182
Sept. 22MBNA 400DoverMark Martin (1)132.719195,305*M. Martin152.033
Sept. 29Hanes 500MartinsvilleJeff Burton (10)73.07278,675W. Burton93.410
Oct. 5UAW-GM 500CharlotteDale Jarrett (5)144.323130,000G. Bodine184.256
Oct. 12Diehard 500TalladegaTerry Labonte (6)156.601116,725E. Irvan193.271
Oct. 27AC Delco 400RockinghamBobby Hamilton (28)121.73089,150B. Labonte156.696
Nov. 2Dura-Lube 500PhoenixDale Jarrett (9)110.82498,830B. Hamilton131.579
Nov. 16NAPA 500AtlantaBobby Labonte (21)159.904158,600G. Bodine197.478
Note: The Winston Select (May 17) is a 105-mile, non-points race.
†Track record. $Race record.
‡Coca Cola 600 was shortened to 333 laps instead of the scheduled 400 because of a 21/2 rain delay.
*Includes carryover Unocal 76 bonus ($7,600 per race) for winning race from the pole: TransSouth 400— Jarrett ($38,000); Save Mart 300— Martin ($30,400); Coca Cola 600— Gordon ($22,800).
**Includes $1 million Winston Select Million bonus for winning three of four of NASCAR's “Crown Jewels” (Daytona 500, Winston Select, Coca-Cola 600 and Southern 500).
Winning Cars: CHEVY MONTE CARLO (12)— Gordon 11, T. Labonte 1; FORD THUNDERBIRD (10)— Jarrett 6, Rudd 2, Irvan 1, Wallace 1; PONTIAC GRAND PRIX (1)— Hamilton.

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