Brickyard 400 Race Results
August 3rd, 2003


NASCAR WINSTON CUP SERIES RACE NO. 21

Brickyard 400

INDIANAPOLIS MOTOR SPEEDWAY

 

Indianapolis, Ind.August 3, 2003

2.5-Mile Semi-Banked Oval

400 M – 160 L   Purse: $8,175,873

 

 

FIN       STR     CAR#        DRIVER                       TEAM                                                              LAPS                 PTS    BONUS PTS      MONEY     STATUS

 1           1          29            Kevin Harvick              GM Goodwrench Chevrolet                              160                    180           *      5         $418,253      Running

 2         17          17            Matt Kenseth               Smirnoff Ice Triple Black/DeWalt Ford               160                    175           *      5           314,425      Running

 3         22          42    #      Jamie McMurray          Havoline Dodge                                                 160                    170           *      5           258,275      Running

 4         19          24            Jeff Gordon                 DuPont Chevrolet                                              160                    165           *      5           260,853      Running

 5           3            9            Bill Elliott                       Dodge Dealers/UAW Dodge                              160                    160           *      5           235,542      Running

 6         13          31            Robby Gordon             Cingular Wireless Chevrolet                              160                    155           *      5           189,112      Running

 7           6          97            Kurt Busch                  Rubbermaid Ford                                               160                    151           *      5           189,675      Running

 8         32            7            Jimmy Spencer            Sirius Satellite Radio Dodge                              160                    142                               165,500      Running

 9         25            6            Mark Martin                  Viagra Ford                                                       160                    143           *      5           180,433      Running

10        14            2            Rusty Wallace             Miller Lite Dodge                                                160                    134                               175,967      Running

11          2          12            Ryan Newman            ALLTEL Dodge                                                  160                    135           *      5           172,750      Running

12        15          20            Tony Stewart              Home Depot Chevrolet                                      160                    137           *    10           224,728      Running

13        40          10            Johnny Benson           Valvoline Pontiac                                               160                    124                               157,500      Running

14        36            8            Dale Earnhardt Jr.       Budweiser Chevrolet                                        160                    121                               161,967      Running

15        23          30            Steve Park                   America Online Chevrolet                                 160                    118                               131,750      Running

16          5          15            Michael Waltrip            NAPA Chevrolet                                                160                    115                               137,450      Running

17        35          32            Ricky Craven               Tide Pontiac                                                       160                    112                               141,525      Running

18          9          48            Jimmie Johnson           Lowe’s Chevrolet                                              160                    109                               135,225      Running

19        38            5            Terry Labonte             Kellogg’s/got milk? Chevrolet                             160                    106                               144,481      Running

20        30            1            Jeff Green                   Pennzoil Chevrolet                                            160                    108           *      5           141,212      Running

21        18          16    #      Greg Biffle                   Grainger Ford                                                    160                    100                               121,825      Running

22          8          18            Bobby Labonte            Interstate Batteries Chevrolet                           159                      97                               156,913      Running

23        31          54            Todd Bodine                National Guard Ford                                          159                      94                               125,605      Running

24        29          23            Kenny Wallace            Stacker2 Dodge                                                159                      91                               121,494      Running

25        33          74    #      Tony Raines                Aaron’s Dream Machine Chevrolet                   159                      88                               109,205      Running

26          4          22            Ward Burton                Caterpillar Dodge                                               159                      85                               145,081      Running

27        37          99            Jeff Burton                  CITGO Ford                                                       159                      82                               143,392      Running

28        20          77            Dave Blaney                Jasper Engines & Transmissions Ford             159                      79                               116,875      Running

29        28          41    #      Casey Mears               Target Dodge                                                    159                      76                               116,275      Running

30        21          57            Kevin Lepage              CLR Ford                                                           158                      73                               105,280      Running

31        27          91            Casey Atwood            Evernham Motorsports Dodge                          158                      70                               107,608      Running

32        42          14    #      Larry Foyt                   Harrah’s Dodge                                                 156                      67                               103,780      Running

33        26            0            Jason Leffler               NetZero Hi Speed Pontiac                                 154                      64                               107,425      Running

34        12          40            Sterling Marlin              Coors Light Dodge                                            154                      61                               147,230      Running

35        24          01            Mike Skinner                U.S. Army Pontiac                                             146                      63           *      5           105,875      Accident

36        43          37            Derrike Cope               Friendly’s Chevrolet                                          146                      55                               102,875      Running

37          7          25            Joe Nemechek             UAW-Delphi Chevrolet                                      145                      52                               102,790      Accident

38        39          21            Ricky Rudd                  Rent-A-Center/Motorcraft/USAF Ford              143                      49                               110,660      Accident

39        34          88            Dale Jarrett                  UPS Ford                                                           143                      46                               148,333      Running

40        41          45            Kyle Petty                    Georgia Pacific Dodge                                      141                      43                               110,475      Running

41        10          19            Jeremy Mayfield          Dodge Dealers/UAW Dodge                              122                      40                               113,703      Running

42        16          38            Elliott Sadler                 Pedigree Ford                                                    108                      37                               136,515      Engine

43        11          81            John Andretti               Kraft 100th Anniversary Chevrolet                     46                      34                               102,400      Accident

# Raybestos Rookie of the Year Contender.   * Includes race leader/most laps led bonus.

Failed to qualify: (9) Brett Bodine (#11); Ken Schrader (#49); Billy Bigley Jr. (#79); Ted Musgrave (#07); Robert Pressley (#4); Jim Sauter (#71); Christian Fittipaldi (#43); David Reutimann (#04); Hermie Sadler (#02).

Race Comments:  Prior to the green flag, the following cars, under penalty, dropped from their original starting positions to the rear of the field for the reason in parenthesis: #81 & #0 (engine change); #14 (backup car). (Estimated Attendance - 300,000).

 

TIME OF RACE:  2 hours, 58 minutes, 22 seconds                        AVERAGE SPEED:  134.554 mph                        MARGIN OF VICTORY:  2.758 seconds

BUD POLE AWARD:  Kevin Harvick, GM Goodwrench Chevrolet (184.343 mph, 48.822 secs) TRACK RECORD

EA SPORTS MOVE OF THE RACE AWARD:  Kevin Harvick, GM Goodwrench Chevrolet

GOODYEAR GATORBACK FASTEST LAP AWARD:  Tony Stewart, Home Depot Chevrolet

INFOGRAMES PIT STRATEGY AWARD:  Todd Berrier, GM Goodwrench Chevrolet

MBNA MID-RACE LEADER AWARD: Tony Stewart, Home Depot Chevrolet (No winner of MBNA Bonus for winning race; rolls to $30,000 at Watkins Glen.)

MOBIL 1 OIL COMMAND PERFORMANCE DRIVER OF THE RACE AWARD:  Matt Kenseth, Smirnoff Ice Triple Black/DeWalt Ford

NASCAR WINSTON CUP LEADER BONUS:  No winner; rolls over to $220,000 at Watkins Glen International.

NASCAR ROOKIE OF THE RACE AWARD:  Jamie McMurray, Havoline Dodge

OUTBACK STEAKHOUSE BLOOMIN’ FAVORITE AWARD:  Matt Kenseth, Smirnoff Ice Triple Black/DeWalt Ford

U.S.G. DRIVER OF THE RACE AWARD:  Kevin Harvick, GM Goodwrench Chevrolet

WASTE MANAGEMENT PICKING UP PLACES AWARD:  Johnny Benson, Valvoline Pontiac

CAUTION FLAGS:  5 for 25 laps. 38-44 (Car #88-Accident, Pit Road); 47-50 (Car #81-Accident, Turn 2); 106-109 (Oil on Track); 140-144 (Debris on Backstretch); 146-150 (Car #5, 40, 01, 25, 21 & 48-Accident, Backstretch).

LAP LEADERS:  17 lead changes among 12 drivers.  Kevin Harvick 1-17, Bill Elliott 18-25, Tony Stewart 26-34, Ryan Newman 35, Jeff Gordon 36-38, Kurt Busch 39-40, Newman 41-50, Stewart 51-81, Matt Kenseth 82, Jeff Green 83, Mark Martin 84-86, Stewart 87-106, Mike Skinner 107, Robby Gordon 108-113, Jamie McMurray 114-132, Kenseth 133-141, McMurray 142-144, Harvick 145-160.

 


TOP 10 NASCAR WINSTON CUP POINTS

                                                            (Wins)

 1 –Matt Kenseth                  3,152            (1)

 2 –Dale Earnhardt Jr.          2,866            (1)

 3 –Jeff Gordon                    2,834            (1)

 4 –Jimmie Johnson              2,656            (2)

 5 –Michael Waltrip               2,653            (1)

 6 –Bobby Labonte               2,642            (1)

 7 –Kevin Harvick                 2,623            (1)

 8 –Kurt Busch                     2,569            (3)

 9 –Ryan Newman               2,498            (4)

10–Rusty Wallace                2,467            (0)

 

RAYBESTOS ROOKIE OF THE YEAR

Greg Biffle                                      217

Jamie McMurray                             214

Casey Mears                                  173

Tony Raines                                   165

Jack Sprague                                 158

Larry Foyt                                       111

Hideo Fukuyama                               21

 

MANUFACTURERS' CHAMPIONSHIP

                                        Points     Wins

Chevrolet                           149    10

Ford                                   133      6

Dodge                                104      4

Pontiac                                76      1

 


BUD POLE AWARD STANDINGS

Ryan Newman                                  5

Bobby Labonte                                  3

Steve Park                                         2

Dave Blaney                                      1

Jeff Gordon                                       1

Jeff Green                                         1

Kevin Harvick                                    1

Jimmie Johnson                                 1

Terry Labonte                                   1

Jeremy Mayfield                                1

Elliott Sadler                                       1

Boris Said                                          1

Tony Stewart                                    1

 

MOBIL 1 OIL COMMAND PERF. AWARD

                                      Car #         Pts.

Ryan Newman              (#12)         5

Kurt Busch                    (#97)         4

Matt  Kenseth                (#17)         3

 

GOODYEAR GATORBACK FASTEST LAP

AWARD                         Car #         Pts.

Jeff Gordon                   (#24)         4

Dale Earnhardt Jr.         (#  8)         4

Tony Stewart                (#20)         4

 


OUTBACK STEAKHOUSE AWARD

                                      Car #         Pts.

Kurt Busch                    (#97)         5

Jeff Gordon                   (#24)         4

Jimmie Johnson             (#48)         3

 

MBNA MID-RACE LEADER AWARD

                                      Car #         Pts.

Bobby Labonte              (#18)         3

Tony Stewart                (#20)         2

Jeff Gordon                   (#24)         2

 

WASTE MANAGEMENT PICKIN’ UP

PLACES AWARD         Car #         Pts.

Jimmie Johnson             (#48)         65

Matt Kenseth                 (#17)         57

Robby Gordon               (#31)         55

 

CLEVITE ENGINE BUILDER AWARD

                                      Car #         Pts.

Jerry Carcone               (#17)       150

Hendrick Engines          (#24)       128

Greg Ollish                    (#  8)       118

 

McDONALD’S/POWERADE DRIVE-THRU PIT CHAMPIONSHIP AWARD (as of 7/28/03)

                                      Car #         Pts.

Michael Waltrip              (#15)       760

Dale Earnhardt Jr.         (#  8)       687

Robby Gordon               (#31)       652


 

NEXT EVENT: Aug. 10, 2003 – Sirius at the Glen, Watkins Glen International, Watkins Glen, N.Y. (220.5 M) (90 L)

NOTE:  The above figures are based on team winnings and include racing purse and cash contingency awards by participating manufacturers. (8/4/03)


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