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NASCAR Grand National race number 35 of 52
Saturday, July 22, 1961 at Rambi Raceway, Myrtle Beach, SC
200 laps on a 0.500 mile dirt track (100.000 miles)

Time of race: 1:44:04
Average speed: 57.655 mph
Pole speed: 66.69 mph
Cautions: n/a
Margin of victory: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Lead changes: 3

Glossary    1961 NASCAR Grand National results   /   1961 standings

1 18   Joe Weatherly Bud Moore'61 Pontiac200950running80
2 614   Jim Paschal Julian Petty'61 Pontiac200625running0
3 511   Ned Jarrett B.G. Holloway'61 Chevrolet199426running9
41977   George Green Joe Jones'60 Ford188275running0
51385   Emanuel Zervakis Monroe Shook'61 Chevrolet185250running0
61819   Herman Beam Herman Beam'60 Ford184215running0
72074   L.D. Austin L.D. Austin'61 Chevrolet184175running0
82118   Larry Thomas Wade Younts'60 Chevrolet178150running0
91771   Bob Barron Bob Barron'60 Dodge149140running0
10 94   Rex White White-Clements   (Rex White)'61 Chevrolet145230lr hub0
112254   Jimmy Pardue Jimmy Pardue'60 Chevrolet145125running0
121023   Doug Yates Raeford Johnson'61 Plymouth126110rr lugs0
13 386   Buck Baker Buck Baker'61 Chrysler111100rear end111
141493   Lee Reitzel Lee Reitzel'60 Ford104185running0
151163   Tiny Lund Pete Boland'60 Ford10470running0
16 848   G.C. Spencer G.C. Spencer'60 Chevrolet5260engine0
17 443   Richard Petty Petty Enterprises'61 Plymouth4350con rod0
181542   Maurice Petty Petty Enterprises'60 Plymouth4050clutch0
191662   Curtis Crider Curtis Crider'60 Ford3650overheating0
20 747   Jack Smith Jack Smith'61 Pontiac3050oil leak0
2112127   Fireball Roberts Holly Farms   (Rex Lovette)'61 Pontiac2750engine0
22 227   Junior Johnson Holly Farms   (Rex Lovette)'60 Pontiac1650ball joint0

Lap leader breakdown:
# Of
  Buck Baker1111111
  Ned Jarrett1121209
  Joe Weatherly12120080