Dale Earnhardt wins the First Union 400 over Kyle Petty at the North Wilkesboro Speedway , North Wilkesboro, NC.
Alan Kulwicki wins the Food City 500 over Dale Jarrett at the Bristol Motor Speedway , Bristol, TN.
Mark Martin wins the Texas 500 over Chad Little at the Texas Motor Speedway , Fort Worth, TX.
Lee Petty... Died ... Was an American stock car driver in the 1950s and 60s. He was one of the pioneers of NASCAR, and one of its first superstars. He is the father of Richard Petty, who would become NASCAR's all-time race winner. With sons Richard and Maurice, he founded Petty Enterprises, which became NASCAR's most successful racing team. He was the grandfather of Kyle Petty, and great grandfather of Adam Petty. In 1990, Lee Petty was inducted into the International Motorsports Hall of Fame. He was inducted in the Motorsports Hall of Fame of America in 1996. He was elected to the North Carolina Sports Hall of Fame.
Stevie Smith won the 410 Sprint Car race at the Lincoln Speedway , Abbottstown, PA. Fred Rahmer was second followed by Chad Layton, Brian Montieth and Doug Esh.
Jeff Shepard won the 410 Sprint Car race at the Port Royal Speedway , Port Royal, PA. Todd Shaffer was second followed by Mark Smith, Mike Erdley and Greg Hodnett.
Rick Laubach won the Big Block Modified Stock Car race at the Bridgeport Speedway , Bridgeport, NJ. Mike Iles was second followed by Richie Pratt Jr, Keith Hoffman, Wade Hendrickson, Jimmy Horton and Jimmy Horton IV.