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NASCAR Grand National race number 16 of 44
Saturday, May 14, 1960 at Darlington Raceway, Darlington, SC
219 laps on a 1.375 mile paved track (301.125 miles)

Time of race: 2:56:01
Average speed: 102.64 mph
Pole speed: 127.75 mph
Cautions: 4
Margin of victory: n/a
Attendance: 37000
Lead changes: 7

Glossary    1960 NASCAR Grand National results   /   1960 standings

1 212   Joe Weatherly Holman-Moody Racing'60 Ford2199250running107
2 743   Richard Petty Petty Enterprises'60 Plymouth2194875running0
3 34   Rex White Piedmont / Friendly   (Rex White)'60 Chevrolet2182900running0
41142   Lee Petty Petty Enterprises'60 Plymouth2181940running17
53187   Buck Baker Thor   (Buck Baker)'60 Chevrolet2161500running0
61093   Bobby Johns Sunbeam Systems   (James Bryan)'59 T-Bird2151160running0
72349   Bob Welborn Bob Welborn'60 Chevrolet214925running0
81485   Emanuel Zervakis Monroe Shook'60 Ford214825running0
9 515   Tim Flock Courtesy Ford   (Beau Morgan)'60 Ford213700running0
101577   Marvin Panch Billie Ridgeway   (W.J. Ridgeway)'60 Ford213600running0
112839   Herb Tillman Ralph Stark'60 Chevrolet213500running0
122145   Joe Caspolich Bill Gazaway'60 Oldsmobile213400running0
13 45   Cotton Owens Justus Pontiac   (Cotton Owens)'60 Pontiac213350running17
141978   Joe Lee Johnson E.C. Wilson'60 Chevrolet210400running0
152548   G.C. Spencer Weldon Wagner'58 Chevrolet208250running0
16 911   Ned Jarrett Courtesy   (Ned Jarrett)'60 Ford206225running0
17261   Buddy Baker Faircloth   (Jess Potter)'60 Chevrolet202200running0
181676   Larry Frank Thor   (Lynton Tyson)'59 Chevrolet201200oil pressure0
19 826   Curtis Turner Holman-Moody Racing'60 Ford194200bearing0
20 122   Fireball Roberts John Hines'60 Pontiac173250a frame78
211361   Jimmy Thompson Doc White'59 T-Bird158200push rod0
22 669   Johnny Allen Dine & Dance   (Hanley Dawson)'60 Chevrolet148265crash0
231259   Tom Pistone Thor   (W.T. Coppedge)'60 Chevrolet119265piston0
241727   Junior Johnson Daytona Kennel   (John Masoni)'60 Chevrolet95220steering0
252064   Bunkie Blackburn Spook Crawford'60 Ford47200crash0
26229   Carl Burris McGee & Taylors Inc.   (A.J. Blackwelder)'60 Ford46200crash0
272494   Banjo Matthews Banjo Matthews'59 T-Bird11200engine0
283090   Runt Harris Junie Donlavey'60 Chevrolet9200steering0
291823   Doug Yates Raeford Johnson'59 Plymouth3200head gasket0
302786   Johnny Dollar Matt DeMatthews'58 Ford3200crash0
313283   Curtis Crider Curtis Crider'58 Ford2100rear end0
322980   Neil Castles Neil Castles'58 Ford2200engine0

Lap leader breakdown:
# Of
  Fireball Roberts188
  Joe Weatherly9113
  Fireball Roberts127463
  Lee Petty759117
  Joe Weatherly9214958
  Cotton Owens15016617
  Fireball Roberts1671737
  Joe Weatherly17421946