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1965 Daytona 500


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NASCAR Grand National race number 4 of 55
Sunday, February 14, 1965 at Daytona International Speedway, Daytona Beach, FL
200 laps* on a 2.500 mile paved track (500.0 miles)

Time of race: 2:22:56
Average Speed: 141.539 mph
Pole Speed: 171.151 mph
Cautions: 3 for 43 laps
Margin of Victory: under caution
Attendance: 58,682
Lead changes: 7

Glossary    1965 NASCAR Grand National results   /   1965 standings

Fin St # Driver Sponsor / Owner Car Laps Money Status Led
302202   Roy Mayne Bob Cooper'65 Pontiac61,100distributor0
262003   Reb Wickersham Ray Underwood'64 Ford681,120running0
12 904   H.B. Bailey H.B. Bailey'64 Pontiac1261,425running0
394008   Tom Pistone Glen Sweet'64 Ford21,055clutch0
93210   Cale Yarborough Gary Weaver'64 Ford1281,500running0
5 311   Ned Jarrett Richmond Ford Motor Co.   (Bondy Long)'65 Ford1323,750running0
111312   Bobby Allison Southern Racing   (Bobby Allison)'64 Ford1281,425running0
232814   Johnny Allen Sam Fletcher'65 Plymouth1141,135running0
41615   Earl Balmer Bud Moore'64 Mercury1324,350running0
2 116   Darel Dieringer Bud Moore'64 Mercury13212,900running0
343418   Ned Setzer Toy Bolton'65 Chevrolet31,080fuel pump0
141919   J.T. Putney Herman Beam'65 Chevrolet1251,225running0
32292   Jim Bray Tarheel Speedway   (Shorty Johns)'64 Pontiac41,090overheating0
312320   Jack Anderson Ron Cory'64 Ford51,095transmission0
6 621   Marvin Panch Wood Brothers'65 Ford1322,750running80
81024   Sam McQuagg Lansdale Ford   (Betty Lilly)'65 Ford1301,900running0
364226   Red Farmer  '64 Ford31,070handling0
28 227   Junior Johnson Holly Farms   (Junior Johnson)'65 Ford271,110crash27
1 428   Fred Lorenzen LaFayette   (Holman-Moody)'65 Ford13327,100running25
72629   Dick Hutcherson Holman-Moody'65 Ford1302,175running0
201434   Wendell Scott Wendell Scott'64 Ford1181,150running0
334335   Jeff Hawkins Lester Hunter'64 Dodge41,085handling0
253037   Bub Strickler Bub Strickler'64 Ford731,225engine0
432539   Robert Vaughn Ronald Smith'63 Pontiac11,035oil pressure0
192144   Larry Hess Larry Hess'64 Ford1191,155running0
103649   G.C. Spencer G.C. Spencer'64 Ford1281,675running0
373753   Pete Stewart David Warren'63 Ford21,065handling0
292455   Tiny Lund Lyle Stelter'64 Ford121,105rocker arm0
131560   Doug Cooper Bob Cooper'64 Ford1251,350running0
353561   Barry Brooks Bob Cooper'64 Pontiac31,150oil pressure0
213164   Elmo Langley Elmo Langley'64 Ford1181,145running0
181268   Bob Derrington Bob Derrington'64 Ford1211,160running0
3 57   Bobby Johns Holman-Moody'65 Ford1327,850running1
161772   Jerry Grant Friedkin Enterprises   (Tom Friedkin)'63 Ford1231,170running0
15 874   Donald Tucker Don Snyder'63 Ford1241,275running0
41 776   Larry Frank Larry Frank'64 Ford11,145oil pressure0
423879   Joe Penland Harold Rhodes'63 Chevrolet11,040piston0
223381   Don Tilley Joe Keistler'63 Dodge1171,140running0
271182   Bunkie Blackburn Casper Hensley'64 Pontiac491,115crankshaft0
172786   Neil Castles Buck Baker'65 Plymouth1221,165running0
401888   Buddy Baker Buck Baker'64 Dodge21,050engine0
383998   Jimmy Helms  '64 Ford21,060clutch0
244199   Herb Shannon  '64 Mercury1101,130engine0
* Race shortened to 133 laps due to rain.

Failed to qualify or withdrew:
PosNameNbrSponsorOwnerCar
LeeRoy Yarbrough3Ray FoxDodge
Rod Eulenfeld71P.H. Partin, Inc.Oscar BowmanFord
Billy DeCoster63Don HouseFord
Tom Pistone59Glen SweetFord
Bill McMahan42Casper HensleyPontiac
Possum Jones31Sam FogleFord
Earl Brooks80Allen McMillionPontiac
Buck Baker87Hoff Cadillac & OldsBuck BakerOldsmobile
Jack Goodwin00Emory GilliamMercury

Caution flag breakdown:
ConditionFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
Reason'Lucky
Dog'
12727  
284013   #27 accident turn 3 
418040  
8110323   rain 
10412623  
1271337   rain 
  Percent of race run under caution: 32.3%             Average green flag run: 30.0 laps

Lap leader breakdown:
LeaderFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
  Junior Johnson12727
  Marvin Panch286841
  Fred Lorenzen697810
  Marvin Panch7911234
  Bobby Johns1131131
  Marvin Panch1141185
  Fred Lorenzen11913315