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1976 Los Angeles Times 500


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NASCAR Winston West Series race number 13 of 13
Combination race with Winston Cup drivers
An explanation of combination races from The Third Turn External page

Sunday, November 21, 1976 at Ontario Motor Speedway, Ontario, CA
200 laps on a 2.500 mile paved track (500.0 miles)

Time of race: 3:38:49
Average Speed: 137.101 mph
Pole Speed: 153.964 mph
Cautions: 2 for 19 laps
Margin of Victory: 1 lap +
Attendance: 44,702
Lead changes: 4

Glossary    1976 NASCAR Winston West Series results   /   1976 standings

Fin St # Driver Sponsor / Owner Car Laps Money Status Led
1 121   David Pearson   (WC)Purolator   (Wood Brothers)Mercury20027,715running121
21154   Lennie Pond   (WC)Pepsi-Cola   (Ronnie Elder)Chevrolet19914,690running0
3 972   Benny Parsons   (WC)1st National City Travelers Checks   (L.G. DeWitt)Chevrolet19811,670running0
41290   Dick Brooks   (WC)Truxmore Industries   (Junie Donlavey)Ford1987,810running0
51748   James Hylton   (WC)Hylton Engineering   (James Hylton)Chevrolet1966,250running0
62736   Bobby Wawak   (WC)Gwinn-Wawak   (John Gwinn)Chevrolet1963,840running0
71550   Terry Bivins   (WC)Stock Car Products   (Michael Brockman)Chevrolet1943,540running0
82692   Skip Manning   (WC)Stratagraph   (Billy Hagan)Chevrolet1924,040running0
91481   Terry Ryan   (WC)WAM Racing   (Bill Monaghan)Chevrolet1922,940running0
102147   Bruce Hill   (WC)Bruce HillChevrolet1924,080running0
113070   J.D. McDuffie   (WC)J.D. McDuffieChevrolet1913,670running0
12208   Ed Negre   (WC)Ed NegreDodge1903,385running0
132455   Larry Phillips Haddick's Towing   (Jerry Lankford)Ford1881,990running0
141067   Sonny Easley Haddick's Towing   (Jerry Lankford)Ford1882,950running0
154013   Don Puskarich Oil Field Construction   (Matt Puskarich)Chevrolet1871,765running0
161824   Cecil Gordon   (WC)Cecil GordonChevrolet1872,690running0
173264   Tommy Gale   (WC)Elmo LangleyFord1822,455running0
183179   Frank Warren   (WC)Frank WarrenDodge1812,195running0
191301   Chuck Bown Lake's Drywall   (Gerald Craker)Chevrolet1781,515engine0
202368   Janet Guthrie   (WC)Kelly Girl   (Lynda Ferreri)Chevrolet1771,464hub0
211938   Jimmy Insolo Martin's Union 76   (Roger Paquette)Chevrolet1711,415battery0
222894   Mike Hiss   (WC)Black Gold OilChevrolet1691,365running0
23 311   Cale Yarborough   (WC)Holly Farms   (Junior Johnson)Chevrolet1687,785clutch68
24 271   Dave Marcis   (WC)K & K Insurance   (Nord Krauskopf)Dodge1534,865engine0
251640   D.K. Ulrich   (WC)Garden State Auto   (J.R. DeLotto)Chevrolet1471,715engine0
263673   Bill Schmitt Old Milwaukee   (Bill Schmitt)Chevrolet1411,165engine0
27 743   Richard Petty   (WC)STP   (Petty Enterprises)Dodge1276,165engine11
283533   Glenn Francis Auto Anti-Theft   (Trent Francis)Chevrolet1251,065engine0
29295   Jim Thirkettle Allied Box & Crate   (Jim Thirkettle)Chevrolet1241,015engine0
303705   David Sisco   (WC)David SiscoChevrolet1181,465engine0
313926   Carl Joiner Marquardt Racing   (Carl Joiner)Chevrolet111915crash0
32331   Hershel McGriff Hershel McGriffChevrolet108865engine0
33 52   Bobby Allison   (WC)CAM 2   (Roger Penske)Mercury1023,815engine0
34 828   Donnie Allison   (WC)Hoss EllingtonChevrolet102760engine0
353898   John Kieper Wholesale Truck Parts   (John Kieper)Chevrolet62710engine0
36223   Richard Childress   (WC)Kansas Jack   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet541,200overheating0
373419   Henley Gray   (WC)Belden Asphalt   (Henley Gray)Chevrolet48690transmission0
382529   Roy Smith Dick MidgleyChevrolet23680engine0
39 415   Buddy Baker   (WC)Norris Industries   (Bud Moore)Ford123,670transmission0
40 688   Darrell Waltrip   (WC)Gatorade   (DiGard)Chevrolet103,660engine0

Lap leader breakdown:
LeaderFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
  Cale Yarborough12323
  Richard Petty243411
  Cale Yarborough357945
  David Pearson80200121

Points standings after this race:
RankDriverPointsDiff
1   Chuck Bown 1133    
2   Chuck Wahl 858   -275  
3   Ernie Stierly 840   -293  
4   Gary Johnson 778   -355  
5   Glenn Francis 706   -427  
6   Bill Schmitt 691   -442  
7   Richard White 683   -450  
8   Sumner McKnight 673   -460  
9   Ron Gautsche 653   -480  
10   Don Puskarich 595   -538  
11   John Kieper 499   -634  
12   John Hamson 432   -701  
13   Ross Kusah 425   -708  
14   Harry Jefferson 385   -748  
15   Jimmy Insolo 374   -759  
16   Neal Newberry 351   -782  
17   Ray Elder 320   -813  
18   Ron Eaton 295   -838  
19   Roy Smith 279   -854  
20   Marv Acton 261   -872