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ARCA 200 Starting Lineup

8 February 1998


1998 ARCA BONDO/MAR-HYDE SERIES EVENT #1
Daytona Int'l Speedway, Daytona Beach FL, 2-8-98
Official Starting Line-Up, 35th Annual Firstplus Financial ARCA 200

Str CAR
Pos No. Driver/Residence	Team/Car		Time	Speed
 1  52  Bill Baird/Sturgis KY		Saturn Machine-Spee Dee Pop Chevrolet	48.336	186.197
 2  27  Kenny Irwin/Indianapolis IN	Raybestos-Texaco Ford		48.375	186.047
 3   5  Bobby Gerhart/Lebanon PA	Kewadin Casinos Chevrolet	48.59	185.223
 4  59  Mark Gibson/Auburn GA		CSG Racing Ford			48.703	184.794
 5  47  Jimmy Kitchens/Hueytown AL	Dave Carroll Ford		48.82	184.351
 6   1  Craig Butts/Montgomery AL	Visionland Chevrolet		48.827	184.324
 7  66  Mark Thompson/Cartersville GA	Midway Island Ford		48.888	184.094
 8  80  Mike Ciochetti/Clayton GA	Hughes Supply Company Ford	48.983	183.737
 9  83  Billy Venturini/Concord NC	Simoniz-Henkel-Loctite Chevrolet48.992	183.703
10  11  Glen Morgan/Beaumont TX		Texas Marine Chevrolet		49.04	183.524
11  95  Andy Hillenburg/Harrisburg NC	Gravy Train Chevrolet		49.127	183.199
12  46  Frank Kimmel/Jeffersonville IN	Advnce Auto Parts-Visionaire Chv49.269	182.671
13   2  Ron Barfield/Florence SC	New Holland Chevrolet		49.298	182.563
14  33  Harris DeVane/CuthbertGA   GA Peanut-Bobs Candies-Burgin Lumb Fd49.375	182.278
15  20  Blaise Alexander/Montoursville PA	race camp Chevrolet	49.43	182.076
16   3  Kirk Shelmerdine/Welcome NC	Appling Boring Chevrolet	49.435	182.057
17  90 Ed Berrier/Winston Salem NC  Mean Green Hand Cleaner-Accu turn Fd49.675	181.178
18   6 Mike Wallace/Concord NC		Discount Auto Parts Ford	49.745	180.923
19  18 Josh Baltes/Dayton OH		Baltes Commercial Realty Chev.	49.815	180.668
20  40 Andy Belmont/Penndel PA		America Online Ford		49.848	180.549
21  50 Kenny Martin/Broadview Hts OH	MAC Trailer Manufacturing Ford	49.925	180.27
22  88 Donnie Moran/Dresden OH		S&K Machine-Lo Temp Brazing Ford49.958	180.151
23  49 Joel White/Royse City TX 	J-B Weld Chevrolet 		49.965	180.126
24  42 Dan Pardus/Daytona Beach FL	Jim & Judie Gardner Pontiac	49.966	180.122
25  31 Randal Ritter/Franklin TN  HG Hills Food Stores-Grundfos PumpsChv50.406	178.55
26  72 Chad Coleman/Greenville SC	Signcrafters Ford		50.526	178.126
27  10 Glenn Brewer/Columbus GA	Speed Demon-Colony Motorsports Chev.	50.531	178.108
28  85 Russell Landrum/Stockbridge GA	Landrum Springs Ford		50.642	177.718
29  99 Jeff Finley/Lansing MI		Radius Motorsports Ford		50.657	177.665
30  82 Neil Cunningham/England	   Banc America-Robertson & Stevens Ford50.779	177.239
31  00 Rick Eckert/York PA		Raye Vest Excavating Ford	50.883	176.876
32  74 Gary Laton/Albemarle NC	     Tampico Punch-Washington Apple Chv	50.979	176.543
33  93 Adam Larson/Ames IA		Harris Auto Racing Chevrolet	51.116	176.07
34  08 John Kinder/Santa Ana CA		Multimedia Graphics Chevrolet	51.178	175.857
35  73 Ed Curtis/Brookpark OH		Michael's Racing Engines Pontiac51.28	175.507
36  21 Bob Strait/Mokena IL		Zinsser Paint Products Ford	51.32	175.37
37  51 Curt Piercy/Normal IL	Zip Strip Plastic Media Blasting Chev		Prov
38  84 Norm Benning/Pittsburgh PA	Nu/Hart Hair Clinic Chevrolet		Prov
39  06 Brian Conz/Livonia MI		Nealco Pontiac				Prov
40  76 David Boggs/Rock Hill SC	 	Power Alliance-NJA Brakes Chevrolet	Prov