The Brickyard , the 2nd running of the event, was a NASCAR Winston Cup Series race held on August 5, It was the 19th race of the NASCAR Winston Cup Series. The race, contested over laps, was won by Dale Earnhardt driving for. The Big Machine Vodka at the Brickyard is an annual mile ( km) Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Jeff Gordon won the inaugural Brickyard on August 6, He is the most-successful driver . Starting in , an additional practice session was scheduled for Wednesday afternoon. Pole qualifying was still. The Brickyard was held on Saturday, August 6, , at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. The race marked the nineteenth race of the NASCAR Winston Cup crowd to a popular win. It was his second career NASCAR Winston Cup win, and thrust the young Gordon into superstardom on the racing circuit.
RACE SUMMARY. Dale Earnhardt won the NASCAR WINSTON CUP SERIES Brickyard at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Brickyard NASCAR Winston Cup race number 19 of Saturday, August 5, at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, Speedway, IN laps on a. After a long day of persistent rain, when the Brickyard finally Earnhardt, 44, had already won five Winston Cup championships and.
The late Dale Earnhardt, winner of the Brickyard , won seven championships; Jeff Gordon, a three-time Brickyard winner (, Countdown To The 20th Running: The Brickyard just wouldn't have been the Brickyard if Dale Earnhardt didn't win at least once. He did. In , the NASCAR Hall of Famer and seven-time champion added.