Classic: 4-Crown National Sprints at Eldora 1990

LOCTITE/CRESTLINER VANS USAC SPRINT RACE RESULTS: September 22 & 30, 1990 – Rossburg, Ohio – Eldora Speedway – 10th “4-Crown Nationals”

QUALIFICATIONS: 1. Danny Smith, 56, Gohr-16.346; 2. Jimmy Sills, 23s, Murphy-16.469; 3. Rick Hood, 39, Fortune-16.481; 4. Jack Hewitt, 63, Hampshire-16.603; 5. Steve Butler, 1, Dynamics-16.705; 6. Chuck Gurney, 9, Miller-16.840; 7. Jeff Gordon, 4, Gordon-16.949; 8. Larry Rice, 20, Niebel-17.121; 9. Rocky Hodges, 3, Pettite-17.174; 10. Dave Darland, 36D, Darland-17.190; 11. Tom Bigelow, 26, Holsapple-17.192; 12. Mark Alderson, 4u, Stapp-17.257; 13. Robbie Stanley, 5c, Contos-17.322; 14. Cary Faas, 11, Stapp-17.342; 15. Russ Gamester, 17, Dyson-17.390; 16. Terry Shepherd, 2v, Aristocrat-17.425; 17. Bimbo Atkins, 36A, Atkins-17.435; 18. Rusty McClure, 63s, Susong-17.487; 19. Rick Howerton, 22H, Howerton-17.503; 20. Ray Morgan, 7M, Morgan-17.505; 21. Greg Staab, 44, Staab-17.519; 22. Eric Gordon, 2, Gordon-17.548; 23. Tony Elliott, 6, Winterbotham-17.610; 24. Jerry Caryer, 75c, Caryer-17.643; 25. Tray House, 5G, Goacher-17.748; 26. Bob Bowen, 35, Bowen-17.845; 27. Bill Tyler, 2x, Valentine-17.868; 28. Danny Milburn, 99, Davis-17.869; 29. Jon Stanbrough, 81s, Stanbrough-17.894; 30. Brad Marvel, 2M, Marvel-17.934; 31. Chris Paulsen, 7, C & R-17.957, 32. Brian Tyler, 25, MBC-17.990; 33. Jerry Nemire, 16, Nemire-18.097; 34. Mike Helm, 28H, Helm-18.138; 35. Dane Ronk, 27c, Ronk-18.157; 36. Chip Thomas, 24, Thomas-18.181; 37. Bill Rose, 6R, Rose-18.212; 38. Cary House, 95, Frampton-18.313; 39. Warren Mockler, 7H, House-18.407; 40. Jeff O’Banion, 21, O’Banion-18.428; 41. Greg Wheeler, 16c, Wheeler-18.439; 42. Kevin Atkins, 34A, Atkins-18.530; 43. Jesse Fordyce, 4dyce, Fordyce-18.598; 44. Rodger McClain, 44x, McClain-18.621; 45. Brad Devereaux, 5, Devereaux-18.657; 46. Mike Blake, 81, Blake, 18.663; 47. Steve Parkes, 11J, Parkes-18.926; 48. Jim Whiteside, 66, Whiteside-19.159; 49. Ken Rice, 7JR, Cornett-19.506; 50. Denny
Donaldson, 75, Fisher-NT

FIRST HEAT: (10 laps) 1. Hodges, 2. B. Atkins, 3. Smith, 4. T. House, 5. Staab, 6. Stanley, 7. Butler, 8. Rose, 9. Stanbrough, 10. Nemire. 3:00.90

SECOND HEAT: (10 laps) 1. Gurney, 2. Sills, 3. McClure, 4. Marvel, 5. C. House, 6. Helm, 7. E. Gordon, 8. Bowen, 9. Darland, 10. Faas. NT

THIRD HEAT: (10 laps) 1. Ronk, 2. Hood, 3. J. Gordon, 4. Gamester, 5. Bill Tyler, 6. Howerton, 7. Elliott, 8. Bigelow, 9. Mockler, 10. Paulsen. 3:03.11

FOURTH HEAT: (10 laps) 1. Hewitt, 2. Milburn, 3. Shepherd, 4. Caryer, 5. Brian Tyler, 6. Thomas, 7. O’Banion, 8. Rice, 9. Alderson, 10. Morgan. NT

TRUE VALUE MASTER MECHANIC TOOLS “LAST CHANCE” RACE: (15 laps) 1. Stanley, 2. Butler, 3. E. Gordon, 4. Howerton, 5. Elliott, 6. Helm, 7. Stanbrough, 8. Rose, 9. Mockler, 10. K. Atkins, 11. Wheeler, 12. Blake, 13. Paulsen. NT

FEATURE: (30 laps – September 30) 1. Jack Hewitt, 2. Jimmy Sills, 3. Rick Hood, 4. Tray House, 5. Danny Smith, 6. Steve Butler, 7. Jac Haudenschild (#2v), 8. Eric Gordon, 9. Russ Gamester, 10. Brad Marvel, 11. Robbie Stanley, 12. Dane Ronk, 13. Rusty McClure, 14. Cary House, 15. Jerry Caryer, 16. Brian Tyler, 17. Bill Tyler, 18. Jeff Gordon, 19. Danny Milburn, 20. Bimbo Atkins, 21. Greg Staab, 22. Tony Elliott, 23. Rick Howerton, 24. Chuck Gurney. NT
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**Donaldson flipped during time trials. Alderson, Morgan, Rice and Thomas flipped in turn 4 during the fourth heat race. O’Banion suffered a sprained neck in the fourth-heat tangle and Alderson suffered a mild concussion. Howerton flipped on lap 8 of the feature and Staab flipped on lap 11 of the feature. J. Gordon flipped on lap 28 of the feature.

FEATURE LAP LEADERS: Laps 1-30 Hewitt.