Classic: 4-Crown Midgets at Eldora 1990

USAC NATIONAL MIDGET RACE RESULTS: September 22 & 30, 1990 – Rossburg, Ohio – Eldora Speedway – 10th “4-Crown Nationals”

QUALIFICATIONS: 1. Jeff Gordon, 4, Helmling-16.875; 2. Stevie Reeves, 11ec, Wilke-17.322; 3. Russ Gamester, 1, Gamester-17.398; 4. Stan Fox, 9, Lewis-17.408; 5. Wally Pankratz, 68, Canaday-17.414; 6. Steve Knepper, 55, Knepper-17.443; 7. John Heydenreich, 80, Bollinger-17.568; 8. Mike Streicher, 8, Streicher-17.639; 9. Rick Hood, 6R, 6R Racing-17.645; 10. Don Tyler, 96, Linne-17.687; 11. Mel Kenyon, 61, 3-K-17.795; 12. Roy Caruthers, 5c, Crucean-17.801; 13. Johnny Parsons, 20, Nolen-17.836; 14. Dean Billings, 10, National Mfg.-17.942; 15. Kevin Olson, 6, Anderson-18.013; 16. Larry Rice, 73, Holderfield-18.058; 17. Randy Roberts, 5D, Conklin-18.073; 18. Tyce Carlson, 18T, State Bonding-18.129; 19. Daryl Campbell, 45, Campbell-18.129; 20. Ted Hines, 12, Hines-18.163; 21. Tony Elliott, 8A, Adams-18.298; 22. John Meyers, 2, Meyers-18.406; 23. Barry Reed, 16ec, Reed-18.695; 24. Randy Mausteller, 21M, Mausteller-18.746; 25. Harry McConnell, 14ec, McConnell-18.754; 26. Curtis Evans, 3D, DeLeeuw-18.796; 27. Ron Glidden, 15G, Glidden-18.826; 28. Steve Arnold, 33A, Arnold-18.828; 29. Robby Parish, 3p, Parish-18.881; 30. Greg Staab, 41, Griffith-19.009; 31. Brett Pool, 9p, Pool-19.056; 32. Tray House, 14, Briggs-19.485; 33. Pepi Marchese, 5p, Marchese-19.748; 34. Jim Hines, 11, Hines-19.971; 35. Trent Davis, 21x, Baker-20.593; 36. Mike Piersig, 45, Halligan-NT; 37. Dan Drinan, 33az, Drinan-NT; 38. Jack Hewitt, 5R, 6R Racing-NT; 39. Terry Wente, 33, Wente-NT; 40. Brett Mowrey, 84, Mowrey-NT; 41. Tom Bigelow, 16, Sandy-NT; 42. Ron Lauer, 85, Mowrey-NT; 43. Dan Ford, 10x, Ford-NT; 44. Kurt Mayhew, 21, Mayhew-NT; 45. Jim Whiteside, 18, State Bonding-NT.

FIRST HEAT: (8 laps) 1. Parsons, 2. Pankratz, 3. Hood, 4. Elliott, 5. Roberts, 6. Parish, 7. Marchese, 8. McConnell, 9. Gordon. NT

SECOND HEAT: (8 laps) 1. Knepper, 2. Reeves, 3. Billings, 4. Carlson, 5. Tyler, 6. Evans, 7. Meyers, 8. J. Hines, 9. Staab. 2:24.64

THIRD HEAT: (8 laps) 1. Gamester, 2. Heydenreich, 3. Olson, 4. Glidden, 5. Kenyon, 6. Campbell, 7. Reed, 8. Pool, 9. Davis. 2:27.14

FOURTH HEAT: (8 laps) 1. Caruthers, 2. Streicher, 3. Fox, 4. Rice, 5. Mausteller, 6. S. Arnold, 7. T. Hines, 8. T. House. 2:28.26

SKOAL BANDIT RACING “LAST CHANCE” RACE: (12 laps) 1. J. Gordon, 2. Campbell, 3. T. Hines, 4. Evans, 5. Meyers, 6. Reed, 7. McConnell, 8. S. Arnold, 9. Marchese, 10. J. Hines. 3:33.64

FEATURE: (25 laps – September 30) 1. Stan Fox, 2. Johnny Parsons, 3. Steve Knepper, 4. Kevin Olson, 5. Tony Elliott, 6. Daryl Campbell, 7. John Heydenreich, 8. Ron Glidden, 9. Ted Hines, 10. Harry McConnell, 11. John Meyers, 12. Mel Kenyon, 13. Larry Rice, 14. Dean Billings, 15. Tyce Carlson, 16. Mike Streicher, 17. Stevie Reeves, 18. Roy Caruthers, 19. Jeff Gordon, 20. Rick Hood, 21. Jack Hewitt, 22. Russ Gamester. (Race winner Wally Pankratz’s car #68 failed to pass the post-race fuel check and was disqualified) NT
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FEATURE LAP LEADERS: Laps 1-6 J. Gordon, Laps 7-25 Fox. (Pankratz actually led laps 7-25, but his car was disqualified).