|1986 Budweiser 400|
|@ Riverside on June 1, 1986|
|Note: Winston West Drivers Denoted in Gold Rows|
The Race::1986 Budweiser 400 was a Winston Cup (now Nextel Cup) - Winston West Series (now known as the ) combination event that occurred at Riverside on June 1, 1986. Darrell Waltrip won from the pole, holding off Tim Richmond. Dale Earnhardt, who finished 5th, maintained a 119-point lead over Waltrip.
Although Winston Cup drivers who failed to qualify for this race are unclear, we can confirm that the following Winston West Series drivers also failed to qualify. These drivers would receive DNQ credit for both the Winston Cup owners' points and Winston West drivers' points. They were: