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NASCAR Grand National race number 54 of 55
Sunday, October 31, 1965 at North Carolina Motor Speedway, Rockingham, NC
500 laps on a 1.000 mile paved track (500.000 miles)

Time of race: 4:54:17
Average speed: 101.942 mph
Pole speed: 116.26 mph
Cautions: 8 for 55 laps
Margin of victory: 11 sec
Attendance: 35000
Lead changes: 16

Glossary    1965 NASCAR Grand National results   /   1965 standings

Qualifying results for this race:
Results not available.

OP: qualified via owners points
PC: qualified as past champion
PR: provisional
QR: via qualifying race
* - had to qualify on time

Failed to qualify, withdrew, or driver changes:   Bunkie Blackburn (#22)