1987 NASCAR Winston Cup Results

For the 1987 NASCAR Winston Cup season, Dale Earnhardt's formidable Wrangler Jeans team went for the jugular early. Earnhardt won six of the first eight races of the series, and after April there was no doubt he would lock up the championship. In the chart below, you will find the results for all of the 29 races that comprised the 1987 NASCAR Winston Cup Grand National Series Season.

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Rusty Wallace drove the slope-backed #27 Kodiak Pontiac in 1987, winning twice.
Rusty Wallace drove the slope-backed #27 Kodiak
Pontiac in 1987, winning on the road courses at
Watkins Glen and Riverside. Also a stout contender
on the short tracks and superspeedways, Wallace
finished fifth in the final NASCAR Winston Cup
points standings with 16 top-10 efforts.
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NumberDate
Site
Race Winner
Car
Speed
12/15/87 Daytona Beach, FL
Bill ElliottFord
176.263
2
3/01/87
Rockingham, NC
Dale Earnhardt
Chevrolet
117.566
33/08/87
Richmond, VADale EarnhardtChevrolet95.153
4
3/15/87
Atlanta, GA
Ricky RuddFord
133.689
5
3/29/87
Darlington, SC
Dale Earnhardt
Chevrolet
122.540
6
4/05/87
N.Wilkesboro, NC
Dale Earnhardt
Chevrolet
94.103
7
4/12/87
Bristol, TN
Dale Earnhardt
Chevrolet
75.621
8
4/26/87
Martinsville, VA
Dale Earnhardt
Chevrolet
72.808
9
5/03/87
Talladega, AL
Davey Allison
Ford
154.228
10
5/24/87
Charlotte, NC
Kyle Petty
Ford
131.483
11
5/31/87
Dover, DE
Davey Allison
Ford112.958
12
6/14/87
Pocono, PA
Tim Richmond
Chevrolet122.166
13
6/21/87
Riverside, CA
Tim Richmond
Chevrolet
102.183
14
6/28/87
Brooklyn, MI
Dale Earnhardt
Chevrolet148.454
15
7/04/87
Daytona Beach, FL
Bobby Allison
Buick161.074
16
7/19/87
Pocono, PA
Dale Earnhardt
Chevrolet
121.745
17
7/26/87
Talladega, AL
Bill Elliott
Ford
171.293
18
8/10/87
Watkins Glen, NY
Rusty Wallace
Pontiac90.682
19
8/16/87
Brooklyn, MI
Bill Elliott
Ford138.648
20
8/22/87
Bristol, TN
Dale Earnhardt
Chevrolet90.373
21
9/06/87
Darlington, SC
Dale Earnhardt
Chevrolet115.520
22
9/13/87
Richmond, VA
Dale Earnhardt
Chevrolet67.074
23
9/20/87
Dover, DE
Ricky Rudd
Ford124.706
24
9/27/87
Martinsville, VA
Darrell Waltrip
Chevrolet76.410
25
10/04/87
N.Wilkesboro, NC
Terry Labonte
Chevrolet96.051
26
10/11/87
Charlotte, NC
Bill Elliott
Ford128.443
27
10/25/87
Rockingham, NC
Bill Elliott
Ford118.258
28
11/08/87
Riverside, CA
Rusty Wallace
Pontiac98.035
2911/22/87
Atlanta, GABill ElliottFord139.047

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