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NASCAR Grand National race number 5 of 55
Friday, February 22, 1963 at Daytona International Speedway, Daytona Beach, FL
40 laps on a 2.500 mile paved track (100.000 miles)

Time of race: 0:36:34
Average speed: 164.083 mph
Pole speed: n/a
Cautions: n/a
Margin of victory: 70 yards
Attendance: 27000
Lead changes: n/a

Glossary    1963 NASCAR Grand National results   /   1963 standings

1 23   Junior Johnson Ray Fox'63 Chevrolet401100running17
21101   Paul Goldsmith Packer Pontiac   (Ray Nichels)'63 Pontiac40600running
31002   A.J. Foyt Ray Nichels'63 Pontiac40400running
4 406   Larry Frank Holman-Moody Racing'63 Ford40300running
5 80   Dan Gurney Holman-Moody Racing'63 Ford40300running
6 122   Fireball Roberts Banjo Matthews'63 Pontiac39230running
71844   Tommy Irwin Stewart McKinney'63 Ford39225running
81414   Troy Ruttman Bill Stroppe'63 Ford39200running
91969   Johnny Allen Lou Sidoit'63 Mercury39150running
101731   Dick Good Romy   (Romy Hammes)'63 Ford39150running
11 303   G.C. Spencer Ray Fox'63 Chevrolet38150running
122243   Richard Petty Petty Enterprises'63 Plymouth38125running
131680   Sal Tovella Tom Hawkins'63 Ford38125running
14 632   Bob James Roscoe Sanders'63 Plymouth38100running
152070   Floyd Powell Paul Clayton'62 Pontiac38100running
162184   Red Foote Rocky Hinton'63 Ford38100running
172342   Jim Hurtubise Petty Enterprises'63 Plymouth38100running
182457   Pete Stewart Pete Stewart'62 Pontiac37100running
192736   Larry Thomas Wade Younts'62 Dodge3775running
201525   Chuck Daigh Bill Stroppe'63 Mercury3775running
21 967   Reb Wickersham Reb's Sport Shop   (Reb Wickersham)'62 Pontiac3675running
222519   Herman Beam Herman Beam'63 Ford3675running
233195   Jim Cushman Russell Trucking Co.   (Jack Russell)'63 Plymouth3575running
241324   Whitey Gerken Bill Stroppe'63 Mercury2375
252947   Jack Smith Jack Smith'63 Chrysler17 flat tires
261271   Bubba Farr W.M. Harrison'63 Chevrolet12 
27 762   Curtis Crider Curtis Crider'62 Mercury12 overheating
28 574   Paul Clark Paul Clark'62 Pontiac11 crash
29305   Billy Wade Cotton Owens'63 Dodge7 piston
302868   Frank Graham Ed Livingston'61 Ford4 spin out
31269   Al Terrell Wildcat Williams'62 Ford4 spin out