Media Selects Top Five Memorable NASCAR All-Star Race Moments

No surprise here, but Dale Earnhardt's famous "Pass in the Grass" (not actually a pass but a cool move nonetheless) has been named the top All-Star moment in a Sprint survey of National Motorsports Press Association members.

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That 1987 race was notable for Earnhardt's incredible save, which he made after contact with Bill Elliott that put him in the frontstretch grass.

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The complete list of top five All-Star races, according to the NMPA:

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  1. Earnhardt's Pass in the Grass, 1987
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  3. Davey Allison edges Kyle Petty, 1992
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  5. Rusty Wallace spins Darrell Waltrip, 1989
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  7. Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s rookie season win, 2000
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  9. Jeff Gordon's third All-Star victory, 2001
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