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NASCAR Grand National race number 15 of 52
Thursday, April 20, 1961 at Columbia Speedway, Cayce, SC
200 laps on a 0.500 mile dirt track (100.000 miles)

Time of race: 1:55:31
Average speed: 51.94 mph
Pole speed: 64.38 mph
Cautions: n/a
Margin of victory: 1 lap +
Attendance: n/a
Lead changes: 1

Glossary    1961 NASCAR Grand National results   /   1961 standings

1 26   Cotton Owens Cotton Owens'60 Pontiac200950running4
2 111   Ned Jarrett B.G. Holloway'61 Chevrolet199625running196
3 385   Emanuel Zervakis Monroe Shook'60 Chevrolet199425running0
41248   G.C. Spencer G.C. Spencer'60 Chevrolet197275running0
5 94   Rex White White-Clements   (Rex White)'60 Chevrolet197350running0
6 743   Richard Petty Petty Enterprises'60 Plymouth193215running0
7 617   Fred Harb Fred Harb'59 Ford192175running0
81162   Curtis Crider Curtis Crider'60 Ford191150running0
91597   Harry Leake Harry Leake'60 Chevrolet182140running0
101319   Herman Beam Herman Beam'60 Ford171130running0
111634   Wendell Scott Wendell Scott'60 Chevrolet167125crash0
121023   Doug Yates Raeford Johnson'59 Plymouth167110fuel pump0
131771   Bob Barron Bob Barron'60 Dodge165100running0
14 567   David Pearson David Pearson'60 Chevrolet14985a frame0
151993   Lee Reitzel Lee Reitzel'60 Ford12270running0
16 486   Buck Baker Buck Baker'61 Chrysler10360axle0
172130   Doug Cox Doug Cox'59 T-Bird10050axle0
182233   Bryant Wallace Reb Wickersham'60 Oldsmobile7250brakes0
191435   George Green M.J. Black'59 Plymouth6750crash0
20 82   Tommy Irwin Tom Daniels'59 T-Bird2350rear end0
211847   Jack Smith Jack Smith'61 Pontiac1250head0
222054   Jimmy Pardue Jimmy Pardue'59 Chevrolet550push rod0

Lap leader breakdown:
# Of
  Ned Jarrett1196196
  Cotton Owens1972004