Contact Us !
Home | Drivers | Owners | Tracks | Sprint Cup | Nationwide | CWTS | KNPSW | KNPSE | IndyCar | ARCA | F1 | Tudor | Random
Links for this race (some data may be unavailable):
    Race Results     Qualifying Results   Loop Data Stats   Pit Stops
  Comments (0)   Video Links (0)     Crew Chiefs
Page Sponsorship ($5)

1976 Riverside 400


Previous race results / Next race results                     Previous at this track / Next at this track

NASCAR Winston West Series race number 2 of 13
Combination race with Winston Cup drivers
An explanation of combination races from The Third Turn External page

Sunday, June 13, 1976 at Riverside International Raceway, Riverside, CA
95 laps on a 2.620 mile road course (248.9 miles)

Time of race: 2:20:31
Average Speed: 106.279 mph
Pole Speed: 111.437 mph
Cautions: 1 for 4 laps
Margin of Victory: 1.6 sec
Attendance: 29,500
Lead changes: 7

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)Mercury9515,150running40
2 22   Bobby Allison   (WC)CAM 2   (Roger Penske)Mercury9510,695running7
3 372   Benny Parsons   (WC)King's Row Fireplace   (L.G. DeWitt)Chevrolet947,550running0
5 415   Buddy Baker   (WC)Norris Industries   (Bud Moore)Ford945,540running0
8 538   Jimmy Insolo Martin's Union 76   (Roger Paquette)Chevrolet922,070running0
7 611   Cale Yarborough   (WC)Holly Farms   (Junior Johnson)Chevrolet934,310running48
9 743   Richard Petty   (WC)STP   (Petty Enterprises)Dodge925,500running0
31 850   Rusty Sanders Stock Car Products   (Michael Brockman)Chevrolet29815crash0
4 996   Ray Elder Racing Farmers   (Fred Elder)Dodge944,970running0
61088   Darrell Waltrip   (WC)Gatorade   (DiGard)Chevrolet934,820running0
301176   Hugh Pearson Buzby   (Hugh Pearson)Chevrolet32840engine0
11123   Richard Childress   (WC)Kansas Jack   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet912,125running0
121324   Cecil Gordon   (WC)Pruette   (Cecil Gordon)Chevrolet902,015running0
251454   Lennie Pond   (WC)Pepsi-Cola   (Ronnie Elder)Chevrolet701,215oil pump0
291512   Neil Bonnett   (WC)Ill Eagle   (Neil Bonnett)Chevrolet36865brakes0
101671   Dave Marcis   (WC)K & K Insurance   (Nord Krauskopf)Dodge923,990running0
231744   Gary Matthews Noble Auto Parts   (Charles Noble)Chevrolet711,015rear end0
141870   J.D. McDuffie   (WC)Butler's   (J.D. McDuffie)Chevrolet891,715running0
191901   Chuck Bown Lake's Drywall   (Gerald Craker)Chevrolet821,115running0
322022   John Hamson Ed Cholakian   (Greg Hamson)Chevrolet26790engine0
34215   Jim Thirkettle Allied Box & Crate   (Jim Thirkettle)Chevrolet9715engine0
152209   Eddie Bradshaw C & M Racing   (Chester Papienski)Chevrolet891,340running0
202379   Frank Warren   (WC)Native Tan   (Frank Warren)Dodge811,340engine0
272429   Roy Smith Mercury Marine   (Dick Midgley)Chevrolet54915oil pressure0
162548   James Hylton   (WC)Hylton Engineering   (James Hylton)Chevrolet871,440running0
262640   D.K. Ulrich   (WC)Garden State Auto   (J.R. DeLotto)Chevrolet571,190engine0
132737   Chuck Wahl Excel Trailer / Performance Products   (DuWayne Wahl)Chevrolet901,565running0
212813   Don Puskarich Oil Field Construction   (Matt Puskarich)Chevrolet811,065running0
24298   Ed Negre   (WC)Ed NegreDodge711,240running0
28309   Jim Danielson Chico's Auto Parts   (John Irvan)Dodge39890engine0
183189   Don Reynolds Riley Plastering   (Tom Reynolds)Chevrolet831,140running0
333241   Ernie Stierly Allied Plating   (Ernie Stierly)Chevrolet21765transmission0
353320   Ron Esau Peralta   (Ron Esau)Ford6665clutch0
223418   John Dineen Starks   (George Stark)Ford731,040running0
173569   Bill Polich D. Nienberg HayChevrolet861,165running0

Lap leader breakdown:
LeaderFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
  David Pearson144
  Bobby Allison562
  Cale Yarborough771
  Bobby Allison881
  Cale Yarborough93022
  Bobby Allison31344
  Cale Yarborough355925
  David Pearson609536

Points standings after this race:
RankDriverPointsDiff
1   Ray Elder 320    
2   Jimmy Insolo 307   -13  
3   Eddie Bradshaw 227   -93  
4   Chuck Bown 226   -94  
5   Chuck Wahl 226   -94  
6   Gary Matthews 206   -114  
7   Bill Polich 197   -123  
8   Don Puskarich 182   -138  
9   Ron Esau 179   -141  
10   Hugh Pearson 164   -156  
11   Bill Schmitt 134   -186  
12   Larry Esau 124   -196  
13   Don Reynolds 109   -211  
14   Carl Joiner 103   -217  
15   John Dineen 97   -223  
16   Roy Smith 82   -238  
17   Jim Danielson 79   -241  
18   Gary Johnson 76   -244  
19   Hershel McGriff 73   -247  
20   Johnny Ray 70   -250