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NASCAR Grand National race number 40 of 52
Friday, August 18, 1961 at Southside Speedway, Richmond, VA
150 laps on a .250 mile paved track (37.5 miles)

Time of race: 0:43:36
Average Speed: 51.605 mph
Pole Speed: 58.86 mph
Cautions: 1 for 8 laps
Margin of Victory: 1 lap +
Attendance: 3,500
Lead changes: 0

Glossary    1961 NASCAR Grand National results   /   1961 standings

Fin St # Driver Sponsor / Owner Car Laps Money Status Led
2 511   Ned Jarrett B.G. Holloway'61 Chevrolet149475running0
1313112   Ronnie Fones  '59 Chevrolet135110running0
101512   Fred Harb Fred Harb'59 Ford141140running0
6 923   Doug Yates Raeford Johnson'60 Plymouth147215running0
1 127   Junior Johnson Holly Farms   (Rex Lovette)'60 Pontiac150600running150
161034   Wendell Scott Wendell Scott'60 Chevrolet9095fuel tank0
141636   Larry Thomas Wade Younts'60 Chevrolet132125running0
4 24   Rex White White-Clements   (Rex White)'60 Chevrolet148425running0
181741   Charlie Chapman Charlie Chapman'60 Ford2760overheating0
9 443   Richard Petty Petty Enterprises'61 Plymouth143180running0
12 85   Curtis Crider Curtis Crider'59 Chevrolet136120running0
5 654   Jimmy Pardue Jimmy Pardue'60 Chevrolet148225running0
7 757   Jimmy Mairs  '61 Chevrolet146195running0
81961   Elmo Langley Doc White'59 T-Bird143160running0
191862   Bob Presnell Curtis Crider'60 Ford150transmission0
171471   Bob Barron Bob Barron'60 Dodge8490running0
111274   L.D. Austin L.D. Austin'61 Chevrolet139145running0
3 385   Emanuel Zervakis Monroe Shook'61 Chevrolet149380running0
151186   Buck Baker Buck Baker'61 Chrysler11795engine0

Lap leader breakdown:
LeaderFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
  Junior Johnson1150150