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NASCAR Grand National race number 21 of 44
Sunday, June 19, 1960 at Charlotte Motor Speedway, Concord, NC
400 laps on a 1.500 mile paved track (600.000 miles)

Time of race: 5:34:06
Average speed: 107.735 mph
Pole speed: 133.904 mph
Cautions: 8 for 45 laps
Margin of victory: 4 laps +
Attendance: 35462
Lead changes: 11

Glossary    1960 NASCAR Grand National results   /   1960 standings

12089   Joe Lee Johnson Atlanta Tune Up & Parts Service / Pure   (Paul McDuffie)'60 Chevrolet40027150running48
23873   Johnny Beauchamp Dale Swanson'60 Chevrolet3969110running0
3 646   Bobby Johns Petty Enterprises'60 Plymouth3946975running0
44492   Gerald Duke Gerald Duke'59 T-Bird3883675running0
51487   Buck Baker Thor   (Buck Baker)'60 Chevrolet3863075running0
6 74   Rex White Piedmont / Friendly   (Rex White)'60 Chevrolet3782250running0
73194   Banjo Matthews Banjo Matthews'60 Ford3772350running0
84063   Tiny Lund Frank Skinner'59 Pontiac3751350running0
93981   Shorty Rollins Shorty Rollins'60 Ford3741100running0
101967   David Pearson David Pearson'59 Chevrolet3671150running0
115878   Charley Griffith E.C. Wilson'60 Chevrolet365750engine0
12 247   Jack Smith Boomershine   (Jack Smith)'60 Pontiac3523680fuel tank198
134955   Ernie Gahan Ernie Gahan'59 Chevrolet350500running0
145919   Herman Beam Herman Beam'60 Ford344400running0
155138   Jim Cook Charlie Chapman'60 Ford343400running0
165535   Jimmy Pardue M.J. Black'59 Plymouth343400running0
173277   Marvin Panch Billie Ridgeway   (W.J. Ridgeway)'60 Ford341400a frame0
184221   Jimmy Massey Auto Sales & Body Co.   (John Masoni)'59 Chevrolet333400transmission0
194820   Buddy Baker Spook Crawford'58 Ford332400running0
202891   Larry Frank Shorty Rollins'60 Ford320400engine0
213748   G.C. Spencer Weldon Wagner'58 Chevrolet316300engine0
222445   Joe Caspolich Bill Gazaway'60 Oldsmobile3131025engine0
232664   Bunkie Blackburn Spook Crawford'60 Ford311300head gasket0
242361   Jimmy Thompson Doc White'59 T-Bird310300spindle0
251090   Speedy Thompson Hendricks   (Junie Donlavey)'60 Ford287500valve0
265033   Reb Wickersham Reb Wickersham'60 Oldsmobile260200running0
274124   Arnold Gardner Harry Huhn'60 Ford257200running0
28137   Jim Reed Jim Reed'60 Chevrolet246500crash0
295417   Shorty York Fred Harb'58 Ford243200fuel pump0
30 511   Ned Jarrett Courtesy   (Ned Jarrett)'60 Ford233350crash0
31 959   Tom Pistone Thor   (W.T. Coppedge)'60 Chevrolet221840brakes14
322270   Elmo Henderson W.H. Watson'58 Pontiac212275running0
331685   Emanuel Zervakis Monroe Shook'60 Chevrolet209225axle0
343315   Johnny Sudderth Beau Morgan'60 Ford202200rear end0
35 122   Fireball Roberts John Hines'60 Pontiac1912090crash114
362123   Doug Yates Raeford Johnson'59 Plymouth176350crash0
374651   Roy Tyner Roy McDonald'59 Oldsmobile176200axle0
384750   George Tet Schooler   (Dick Freeman)'60 Ford171200head gasket0
39 326   Curtis Turner Holman-Moody Racing'60 Ford154660head gasket21
402739   Herb Tillman Ralph Stark'60 Chevrolet138200crash0
411828   Fred Lorenzen Fred Lorenzen'60 Ford118500head gasket0
425232   Richard Riley Jess Potter'58 Chevrolet115200fuel pump0
431512   Joe Weatherly Holman-Moody Racing'60 Ford85250crash0
443699   Wilbur Rakestraw Talmadge Cochrane'60 Ford57200head gasket0
453082   Joe Eubanks Don Every'59 Chevrolet46200spindle0
46352   Possum Jones Tom Daniels'60 Chevrolet39200a frame0
475374   L.D. Austin L.D. Austin'58 Chevrolet33200exhaust0
484386   Ed Markstellar Matt DeMatthews'58 Ford27200crash0
492571   Gene Marmor Frank Skinner'59 Pontiac24200valve0
50579   Jim Austin Roy Tyner'60 Ford24200oil pressure0
51 46   Cotton Owens Cotton Owens'60 Pontiac6500crash0
521769   Johnny Allen Hanley Dawson'60 Chevrolet6700crash0
534595   Bob Duell Julian Buesink'59 Ford6200timing0
545688   Johnny Wolford Matt DeMatthews'60 Ford5200crash0
551143   Richard Petty Petty Enterprises'60 Plymouth0 disqualified0
56 842   Lee Petty Petty Enterprises'60 Plymouth0 disqualified0
571249   Bob Welborn Bob Welborn'60 Ford0 disqualified0
58341   Paul Lewis Faircloth   (Jess Potter)'60 Chevrolet0 disqualified0
592927   Junior Johnson Daytona Kennel   (John Masoni)'60 Chevrolet0 disqualified5
606083   Lenny Page Lennie Page'59 T-Bird0 disqualified0

Lap leader breakdown:
# Of
  Fireball Roberts16565
  Tom Pistone66738
  Junior Johnson74785
  Curtis Turner799416
  Jack Smith95962
  Fireball Roberts9714044
  Jack Smith1411433
  Fireball Roberts1441485
  Curtis Turner1491535
  Tom Pistone1541596
  Jack Smith160352193
  Joe Lee Johnson35340048