NASCAR GDS: Fact Sheet, The Country Cupboard "150"
3 June 1998
GOODY'S DASH SERIES A PART OF THE NASCAR TOURING DIVISION FACT SHEET THE COUNTRY CUPBOARD "150" What: The Country Cupboard "150" is Race No. 6 in the NASCAR Goody's Dash Series 1998 Schedule. Where: Lanier National Speedway, Braselton, GA. A .375 mile semi-banked oval. The speedway is located 4.5 miles north of I-85 (exit 49) on SR 53. When: Saturday, June 13, 1998 - 7:00 p.m. Distance: 150 Laps (56.25 Miles) Promoter: SMFP, Inc. Sanction: National Association of Stock Car Automobile Racing Inc. (NASCAR) Schedule: Saturday June13: Registration 9:30 a.m. Gates open and Inspection 10:00 a.m. Mandatory Rookie Drivers Meeting 11:30 a.m. (at the Dash Trailer) Practice 12:00 -2:00 p.m. Draw for Qualifying 2:15 p.m. Mandatory Driver and Crew Chief Meeting 2:30 p.m. Time Trials (2 laps) 5:30 p.m. Posted Awards: $23,700 Including Promoters Purse, Cash Contingency Awards, $1600 NASCAR Goody's Dash Series Championship Points Fund and $2500 NASCAR Goody's Dash Series Top 20 Bonus Plan. Participating Manufacturers: Goody's Pharmaceuticals, Moog Chassis Parts, NGK Spark Plugs, NAPA Oil Filters, Pontiac Racing, Pro Shocks, Toyota Racing, Victor Reinz Gaskets, Anheuser-Busch, Gatorade, Goodyear Tires, STP Oil Treatment, Unocal 76 Gasoline. Notes of Interest: Qualifying Record - 14.133 sec. 95.521 mph Monk Gulledge May 3, 1997. Race Record - There will be a new race record for this first 150-lap event. **This will be the eighth event for the Goody's Dash Series at Lanier National Speedway since 1987. Larry Caudill won the first two Dash Series races here in '87 and '88. Other past winners here include, Shawna Robinson '89, Mickey York '90, George Crenshaw '91, Danny Bagwell '95 and Mike Swaim Jr. '97. George **Crenshaw is the only Goody's Dash Series driver to date that has won an event here from the pole. **This race has been extended this year to 150 laps. Note: Prior to 1992, some records may be incomplete. Rules Specific To This Track: Sound Requirement: 98 DBA maximum @ 100 ft. Tires: Goodyear 2376 (Left Side) 2373 (Right Side) Field: 28 fastest qualifiers plus two provisionals. Motel Information: Accommodations are available at the Admiral Benbow at 770-531-9929 or the Hampton Inn in Gainesville Ga. at 770-503-0300. Most of the major chains are located a few miles north of the Speedway on I-85 at Commerce, Ga. Ticket and Other Information: Available from Lanier National Speedway at 770-967-8600. Information about the Goody's Dash Series and the Drivers is available from NASCAR Public Relations, Tim Myers at 919-552-5823.