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1974 Carolina 500


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NASCAR Winston Cup race number 4 of 30
Sunday, March 3, 1974 at North Carolina Motor Speedway, Rockingham, NC
492 laps on a 1.017 mile paved track (500.4 miles)

Time of race: 3:42:50
Average Speed: 121.622 mph
Pole Speed: 134.868 mph
Cautions: 2 for 15 laps
Margin of Victory: 1 lap +
Attendance: 33,000
Lead changes: 9

Glossary    1974 NASCAR Winston Cup results   /   1974 standings

Fin St # Driver Sponsor / Owner Car Laps Money Status Led
2 111   Cale Yarborough Kar-Kare   (Richard Howard)'74 Chevrolet49111,600running164
1 243   Richard Petty STP Oil Treatment + Oil Filters   (Petty Enterprises)'74 Dodge49218,025running278
4 328   Charlie Glotzbach Pylon   (Hoss Ellington)'74 Chevrolet4834,125running0
34 421   David Pearson Purolator   (Wood Brothers)'73 Mercury1311,050ignition0
3 512   Bobby Allison Coca-Cola   (Bobby Allison)'74 Chevrolet4868,400running1
32 604   Hershel McGriff Almost Heaven, West Virginia   (Petty Enterprises)'74 Dodge169560overheating0
27 788   Donnie Allison DiGard Racing   (DiGard)'74 Chevrolet2541,145rear end0
9 854   Lennie Pond Master Chevy Sales   (Ronnie Elder)'74 Chevrolet4742,025running0
25 995   Darrell Waltrip Terminal Transport   (Darrell Waltrip)'74 Chevrolet368695overheating0
231072   Benny Parsons King's Row Fireplace   (L.G. DeWitt)'74 Chevrolet4194,245oil pan0
51115   George Follmer R.C. Cola   (Bud Moore)'73 Ford4836,475running0
111257   Bob Burcham White Racing   (Jack White)'74 Chevrolet4731,670running0
241314   Coo Coo Marlin Cunningham-Kelley   (H.B. Cunningham)'73 Chevrolet4161,020suspension0
8142   Dave Marcis Deppe Enterprises   (Dave Marcis)'73 Dodge4752,425running0
171560   Joe Mihalic Lou Viglione'74 Chevrolet4581,195running0
61630   Walter Ballard Ballard Racing   (Vic Ballard)'74 Chevrolet4762,825running0
121732   Dick Brooks Simoniz   (Dick Brooks)'74 Dodge4721,420running0
291824   Cecil Gordon Gordon Racing   (Cecil Gordon)'72 Chevrolet2291,395engine0
101948   James Hylton Bob Stott Chevrolet   (James Hylton)'74 Chevrolet4732,125running0
132070   J.D. McDuffie McDuffie Racing   (J.D. McDuffie)'72 Chevrolet4711,620running0
142198   Richie Panch Tuxedo Plumbing   (Roy Thornley)'72 Chevrolet4691,370running0
33227   Dean Dalton Belden Asphalt   (Dean Dalton)'74 Chevrolet158905engine0
312305   David Sisco Reliable Plumbing & Heating   (David Sisco)'74 Chevrolet1791,290engine0
352406   Neil Castles Howard Furniture   (Neil Castles)'73 Dodge111745engine0
182541   Grant Adcox Adcox-Kirby   (Herb Adcox)'74 Chevrolet4501,070running0
72690   Bill Dennis Truxmore Industries   (Junie Donlavey)'73 Ford4762,475running0
28275   Charlie Blanton Faustina Racing   (Doc Faustina)'74 Dodge231720clutch0
362896   Richard Childress L.C. Newton Trucking   (Tom Garn)'73 Chevrolet1001,140overheating0
392949   G.C. Spencer Spencer Racing   (G.C. Spencer)'74 Dodge67625rear end0
303025   Roy Mayne Robertson Racing   (Don Robertson)'73 Dodge1851,170engine0
263122   Jimmy Crawford World Wide Tapes   (Crawford Brothers)'72 Plymouth283720fatigue0
153293   Jackie Rogers Frederick Homes   (Ray Frederick)'74 Chevrolet4661,020running0
19339   Tony Bettenhausen Jr Vita Fresh Orange Juice   (Gordon Van Liew)'72 Chevrolet449895running0
163467   Buddy Arrington Cherokee Construction   (Buddy Arrington)'72 Plymouth4651,470running0
203579   Frank Warren Hinson Construction   (Frank Warren)'74 Dodge4421,370running0
213678   Dick Skillen Goffco   (Tom Goff)'73 Chevrolet429845running0
22378   Ed Negre Negre Racing   (Ed Negre)'73 Dodge428820ignition0
373818   Joe Frasson Frasson Cement   (Joe Frasson)'73 Dodge88585engine0
383964   Elmo Langley Langley Racing   (Elmo Langley)'73 Ford781,080engine0
404077   Charlie Roberts Blackwell Kenworth   (Charlie Roberts)'74 Chevrolet571,070handling0

Lap leader breakdown:
LeaderFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
  (not scored)14949
  Cale Yarborough5013283
  Bobby Allison1331331
  Cale Yarborough13421178
  Richard Petty21223625
  Cale Yarborough2372371
  Richard Petty2382381
  Cale Yarborough2392391
  Richard Petty24032485
  Cale Yarborough3253251
  Richard Petty326492167