Interesting Questions, Facts and Information
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Interesting Questions, Facts, and Information
Dale Earnhardt Jr.. If you couldnt tell by my user name .Dale Jr is my favorite driver . Gotta love Lil E !
Jeremy Mayfield. Casey Atwood was in the number 19 for the 2001 season. All the number changes can get confusing, don't you think.
Ryan Newman. In 2001 Jeremy Mayfield and Mike Wallace was in the number 12 car.
|Who won the UAW Daimler Chrysler400 at Las Vegas on March 3rd, 2002?||NASCAR 2002
Sterling Marlin. Tony led al ot of laps, Sterling won, Jeremy was 2nd and Mark Martin was 3rd.
|True or false: the driver who won the North Carolina 400 won under the green flag?||NASCAR 2002
false . He won under a caution flag, which caused some conflict
|Who won the North Carloina 400 at Rockingham, NC. on Febuary 24th, 2002 ?||NASCAR 2002
Ward Burton. This was totally unexpected. For a while it looked like Jeff Gordon was going to get it, and then Sterling Marlin was lookin good for it.
|Who drove the Nabisco Oreo 3 car and won the race in the Grand National and Daytona 300, on Febuary 16, 2002?||NASCAR 2002
|Who won the Budweiser Shootout at Daytona, on Febuary 10th, 2002?||NASCAR 2002
Tony Stewart. Dale jr. was 2nd and Jeff Gordon was a close 3rd.
|The annual Winston Cup Banquet is held at the Waldorf-Astoria in New York City, where they award the prize money to the 2nd through 10th place finishers in the point standings and crown the Champion. The battle was hard fought but this driver finished in the 10th position and got the last table at the banquet. Who is he?||2002 NASCAR in Review
Ricky Rudd. Dale Earnhardt Jr, had the 10th spot for most of the final race, but he blew and engine in the closing laps and lost out to Ricky Rudd.
|In 2002 Tony Stewart became only the 25th different man to win the Winston Cup championship. Who was the 21st driver to win the Winston Cup?||2002 NASCAR in Review
Alan Kulwicki. Kulwicki won the title in 1992, Gordon was the 22nd, Jarrett was the 23rd, and Bobby Labonte was the 24th champion.
|Which driver's streak of 16 consecutive seasons with at least one win, came to an end in the 2002 season?||2002 NASCAR in Review
Rusty Wallace . Wallace had a great year, finishing 7th in the final standings and was the only driver in the top 10 without a win.
False. Despite an excellent year, Johnson ended up 5th in the standings after a streak of bad luck in the last 5 races, he still won 3 races and finished 2nd in the rookie of the year standings.
18. Matt Kenseth (5), Kurt Busch (4), Tony Stewart (3), Jeff Gordon (3), Jimmie Johnson (3), Dale Jarrett (2), Dale Earnhardt Jr (2), Bill Elliot (2), Sterling Marlin (2), Ward Burton (2), the remaining drivers had only one victory: Mark Martin, Ryan Newman, Ricky Rudd, Michael Waltrip, Bobby Labonte, Kevin Harvick, Johnny Benson and Jaimie McMurray.
15. Ryan Newman (6), Jimmie Johnson (5), Bill Elliot (4), Tony Stewart (4), Jeff Gordon (3), Dale Earnhardt Jr. (2), Ricky Craven( 2), the remaining drivers had 1 pole award: Todd Bodine, Ward Burton, Matt Kenseth, Dale Jarrett, Kevin Harvick, Ricky Rudd, Rusty Wallace and Kurt Busch. (Sterling Marlin was on the pole twice, but this was because qualifying was rained out so the pole did not count torward the BUd Shootout.)
Ryan Newman . Despite only winning one race, and finishing 6th in the final point standings, Newman won the hard fought Rookie battle with Jimmie Johnson.
Matt Kenseth. North Carolina, Texas, Michigan, Richmond, and Phoenix.
5. Kurt Busch (Bristol), Jimmie Johnson (California), Ryan Newman (New Hampshire), Jaimie McMurray (Lowes) and Johnny Benson (North Carolina)
Tony Stewart . After finishing 43rd in the 2002 Daytona 500, he climbed up the ladder and clinched his 1st career Winston Cup championship.
|Who failed to keep a 16 year winning streak in 2002?||Nascar 2002
Rusty Wallace. Rusty failed to win a race in 2002, and ended a 16 year winning streak.
Tony Stewart. Stewart won his first championship, sponsored by Home Depot, by 38 points over runner-up, Mark Martin.
Ryan Newman. Ryan Newman got the Rookie of the Year award, even though #48 Jimmie Johnson had 3 wins.
Matt Kenseth. Matt Kenseth had the most wins with 4.
Ward Burton. This was Ward Burton's first win at Daytona.
Lowes, won the cash in Winston No-Bull program. Mark won the Coca-Cola 600 in May, and also claimed the big bucks for winning the race from Winston, in the No-Bull program.
Kurt Busch. Kurt finished the 2002 season on a tear, winning 3 of the last 5 races.
Mark Martin . Martin tried with all his might to get by Benson on the last lap. However with worn tires and Benson's determination, it was enough to hold off Martin to take the win.
Allegedly jumped a restart. There was some confusion by drivers, whether Stewart jumped the final restart. Nascar later determined nothing was illegal about the restart.
Bristol, Day. Busch held off a determined Jimmy Spencer, to win the day race at Bristol.
Bill Elliott . Elliott passed Rusty Wallace, and eventually cruised to his second win in as many weeks.