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1960 National 400

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NASCAR Grand National race number 42 of 44
Sunday, October 16, 1960 at Charlotte Motor Speedway, Concord, NC
267 laps on a 1.500 mile paved track (400.500 miles)

Time of race: 3:32:50
Average speed: 112.905 mph
Pole speed: 133.465 mph
Cautions: 7 for 34 laps
Margin of victory: 1 lap +
Attendance: 29166
Lead changes: 8

Glossary    1960 NASCAR Grand National results   /   1960 standings

1 321   Speedy Thompson Auto Sales & Body Co.   (Wood Brothers)'60 Ford26712710running44
22143   Richard Petty Petty Enterprises'60 Plymouth2665550running0
31111   Ned Jarrett Courtesy   (Ned Jarrett)'60 Ford2663275running13
4 65   Bobby Johns Cotton Owens'60 Pontiac2652880running0
51427   Junior Johnson Daytona Kennel   (John Masoni)'60 Pontiac2651855running0
6 44   Rex White Piedmont / Friendly   (Rex White)'60 Chevrolet2652050running0
7 985   Emanuel Zervakis Monroe Shook'60 Chevrolet2631100running0
8 744   Jim Paschal Petty Enterprises'60 Plymouth261920running0
93059   Tom Pistone B.G. Holloway'59 Pontiac260700running0
101794   Banjo Matthews Banjo Matthews'60 Ford259725running0
113115   Roscoe Thompson Beau Morgan'60 Ford258500running0
121273   Johnny Beauchamp Dale Swanson'60 Chevrolet256400running0
133423   Doug Yates Raeford Johnson'59 Plymouth254350running0
142349   Bob Welborn Bob Welborn'60 Ford250350running0
15162   Possum Jones Tom Daniels'60 Chevrolet248350running0
164148   G.C. Spencer Weldon Wagner'58 Chevrolet245350running0
173761   Elmo Langley Doc White'59 T-Bird244300running0
181087   Buck Baker Buck Baker'60 Chevrolet243530running0
194914   Wes Morgan Wes Morgan'60 Chevrolet239300running0
204319   Herman Beam Herman Beam'60 Ford238300running0
212967   David Pearson David Pearson'59 Chevrolet236225running0
222278   Friday Hassler E.C. Wilson'60 Chevrolet235225running0
23 122   Fireball Roberts John Hines'60 Pontiac2322435crash197
244074   L.D. Austin L.D. Austin'58 Chevrolet229225running0
253933   Reb Wickersham Reb Wickersham'60 Oldsmobile225925running0
261869   Johnny Allen Hanley Dawson'60 Chevrolet220200tire0
274779   Bunk Moore Robert Ramey'60 Ford203200running0
283834   Charlie Glotzbach Red Hollingsworth'59 Chevrolet192200a frame0
292481   Larry Frank Shorty Rollins'60 Ford191310a frame11
304617   Bob Barron Bob Barron'60 Dodge186900coil0
312855   Jerry Roedell Roy Burdick'59 T-Bird168200oil pressure0
32 826   Curtis Turner Holman-Moody Racing'60 Ford159200engine0
332676   Jimmy Thompson Dick Wright'59 T-Bird157325engine0
345083   Richard Riley Curtis Crider'58 Ford143200rear end0
351589   Joe Lee Johnson Joe Lee Johnson'60 Chevrolet133395wiring0
361942   Lee Petty Petty Enterprises'60 Plymouth119300brakes0
374464   Curtis Crider Spook Crawford'60 Ford108200engine0
38361   Paul Lewis Faircloth   (Jess Potter)'60 Chevrolet99200radiator0
392035   Don Odell Sun City   (J.D. Braswell)'60 Pontiac90200crash0
40137   Jim Reed Jim Reed'60 Chevrolet89325crash0
41423   Lenny Page Lennie Page'59 T-Bird88200crash0
423554   Jimmy Pardue Lowe's   (Eb Clifton)'59 Dodge79200radiator0
434531   E.J. Trivette M.J. Black'59 Plymouth69200overheating0
44 247   Jack Smith Boomershine   (Jack Smith)'60 Pontiac60375crash2
45 512   Joe Weatherly Holman-Moody Racing'60 Ford22250crash0
462510   T.C. Hunt Fred Wheat'60 Plymouth20200piston0
47489   Roy Tyner Roy Tyner'59 Oldsmobile19200crash0
482777   Marvin Panch Billie Ridgeway   (W.J. Ridgeway)'60 Ford17200fuel pump0
493239   Herb Tillman Ralph Stark'60 Chevrolet15200bearing0
503328   Fred Lorenzen Fred Lorenzen'60 Ford4200vibration0

Failed to qualify, withdrew, or driver changes:
Leroy ThomasChevrolet
LeeRoy YarbroughChevrolet
Buddy Baker20
Jimmy Massey21.Chevrolet
Tommy Irwin36T-Bird
Jim Cook38Dodge
Jim Whitman60Dodge
Tiny Lund63Pontiac
Elmo Henderson70Pontiac
Charles Griffin78Ford
Speedy Thompson90Ford
Gerald Duke92T-Bird
Bob Duell95Ford
Wilbur Rakestraw99Ford

Lap leader breakdown:
# Of
  Fireball Roberts13333
  Jack Smith34352
  Fireball Roberts366429
  Speedy Thompson65739
  Fireball Roberts7414168
  Ned Jarrett14215413
  Larry Frank15516511
  Fireball Roberts16623267
  Speedy Thompson23326735