1999 Daytona 500

Date— Sunday, Feb. 14 , 1999, at Daytona International Speedway. Distance— 500 miles; Course— 2.5 miles; Field— 43 cars; Average speed— 161.551 mph; Margin of victory— 0.128 seconds; Time of race— 3 hours, 5 minutes, 42 seconds; Caution flags— 4 for 20 laps; Lead changes— 14 among 7 drivers; Lap leaders— R. Wallace (104), M. Skinner (31); B. Labonte (20), J. Gordon (17); D. Jarrett (14), B. Elliot (7), J. Mayfield (7). Pole sitter— Jeff Gordon at 195.067; Attendance— 150,000 (estimated).

Driver (start pos.)TeamCarLapsEndedEarnings
1Jeff Gordon (1)DuPontChevrolet Monte Carlo200Running$2,194,246
2Dale Earnhardt (4)GM GoodwrenchChevrolet Monte Carlo200Running613,659
3Kenny Irwin (41)Texaco/HavolineFord Taurus200Running465,084
4Mike Skinner (12)Lowe'sChevrolet Monte Carlo200Running438,834
5Michael Waltrip (13)Philips/KlaussnerChevrolet Monte Carlo200Running290,596
6Ken Schrader (7)SkoalChevrolet Monte Carlo200Running240,731
7Kyle Petty (24)Hot WheelsPontiac Grand Prix200Running145,809
8Rusty Wallace (10)Miller LiteFord Taurus200Running199,209
9Chad Little (26)John DeereFord Taurus200Running142,884
10Rick Mast (21)SonicFord Taurus200Running164,096
11Jerry Nadeau (25)Cartoon NetworkFord Taurus200Running144,206
12Wally Dallenbach Jr. (34)BudweiserChevrolet Monte Carlo200Running128,156
13Kevin Lepage (14)PRIMESTARFord Taurus200Running129,009
14Ernie Irvan (31)M&M's Pontiac Grand Prix200Running146,084
15Ted Musgrave (27)Remington ArmsFord Taurus200Running116,571
16Dave Marcis (35)Realtree CamouflageChevrolet Monte Carlo199Running127,809
17Johnny Benson (39)General Mills/CheeriosFord Taurus199Running122,081
18Derrike Cope (20)Jimmy DeanPontiac Grand Prix199Running133,859
19Robert Pressley (15)Jasper Engines/Federal-MogulFord Taurus199Running133,331
20Jeremy Mayfield (6)Mobil 1Ford Taurus199Running168,934
21Darrell Waltrip (43)Big KmartFord Taurus199Running104,946
22Brett Bodine (40)PaychexFord Taurus199Running114,309
23Mike Wallace (42)Acu Turn/KodiakFord Taurus199Running111,806
24Ward Burton (18)CaterpillarPontiac Grand Prix198Running138,679
25Bobby Labonte (3)Interstate Pontiac Grand Prix198Running191,951
26Ricky Craven (28)Hollywood VideoFord Taurus197Running123,004
27Bill Elliot (37)McDonald's Ford Taurus194Running128,451
28Tony Stewart (2)Home DepotPontiac Grand Prix181Running102,204
29Bobby Hamilton (16)KodakChevrolet Monte Carlo173Accident135,679
30Ricky Rudd (29)TideFord Taurus168Running102,226
31Mark Martin (9)ValvolineFord Taurus147Handling223,951
32Sterling Marlin (17)Coors LightChevrolet Monte Carlo144Handling100,101
33Rich Bickle (22)10-10-345Pontiac Grand Prix142Handling92,504
34Steve Park (23)PennzoilChevrolet Monte Carlo139Handling119,751
35Jeff Burton (5)Exide Ford Taurus138Handling118,351
36Joe Nemechek (32)BellSouthChevrolet Monte Carlo137Accident117,379
37Dale Jarrett (8)Quality Care/Food CreditFord Taurus134Accident146,879
38Terry Labonte (19)Kellogg's Chevrolet Monte Carlo134Accident103,326
39Geoffrey Bodine (30)Power TeamChevrolet Monte Carlo134Accident106,154
40Elliott Sadler (38)CitgoFord Taurus132Accident94,329
41Jimmy Spencer (11)WinstonFord Taurus121Accident110,701
42Kenny Wallace (33)Square DChevrolet Monte Carlo92Engine105,626
43John Andretti (36)STPPontiac Grand Prix25Engine91,751

1999 Race LocationsNASCAR ResultsWinston Cup Point Standings
1999 Winston Cup Series NASCAR Racing
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