1994 Coca-Cola 600

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1994 Coca-Cola 600
Race details
Race 11 of 31 of in the 1994 NASCAR Winston Cup Series season
Charlotte Motor Speedway
Charlotte Motor Speedway
Date May 29, 1994 (1994-05-29)
Location Lowe's Motor Speedway, Concord, North Carolina
Course Permanent racing facility
1.5 mi (2.4 km)
Distance 400 laps, 600 mi (965.606 km)
Weather Temperatures reaching up to 82.9 °F (28.3 °C); wind speeds up to 11.1 miles per hour (17.9 km/h)[1]
Average speed 139.445 mph[2]
Pole position
Driver Jeff Gordon Hendrick Motorsports
Most laps led
Driver Rusty Wallace Penske Racing
Laps 187
Winner
No. 24
Jeff Gordon
Hendrick Motorsports
Television in the United States
Network TBS
Announcers Ken Squier, Richard Petty

The 1994 Coca-Cola 600 was the 11th race of the 1994 NASCAR Winston Cup Series. It was won by Jeff Gordon who started from pole and was his first victory.[3] Gordon won the race 3.3 seconds ahead of Rusty Wallace with Geoff Bodine and Dale Jarrett following behind.[4]

Summary[edit]

Top ten finishers[edit]

  1. 24-Jeff Gordon
  2. 2-Rusty Wallace
  3. 7-Geoff Bodine
  4. 18-Dale Jarrett
  5. 28-Ernie Irvan
  6. 10-Ricky Rudd
  7. 33-Harry Gant
  8. 75-Todd Bodine
  9. 3-Dale Earnhardt
  10. 30-Michael Waltrip

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Weather information for the 1994 Coca-Cola 600". The Old Farmers' Almanac. Retrieved 2012-11-11. 
  2. ^ "05-29-1994 - Coca-Cola 600 - Charlotte Motor Speedway". Fantasy Racing Cheatsheet. Retrieved November 10, 2012. 
  3. ^ "1994 Coca-Cola 600". race-database.com. Retrieved November 10, 2012. 
  4. ^ "Gordon tricks veterans for Coca-Cola 600 win". Toledo Blade. May 30, 1994. p. 28. 
Preceded by
1994 Save Mart Supermarkets 300
NASCAR Winston Cup Races
1994
Succeeded by
1994 Budweiser 500