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1963 Rebel 300

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NASCAR Grand National race number 23 of 55
Saturday, May 11, 1963 at Darlington Raceway, Darlington, SC
220 laps on a 1.375 mile paved track (302.500 miles)

Time of race: 2:27:36
Average speed: 122.745 mph
Pole speed: 131.718 mph
Cautions: 3 for 14 laps
Margin of victory: 6.1 points
Attendance: 25000
Lead changes: n/a

Glossary    1963 NASCAR Grand National results   /   1963 standings

1 68   Joe Weatherly South Carolina Pontiac Dealers   (Bud Moore)'63 Pontiac22011100running4
2 522   Fireball Roberts Holman-Moody Racing'63 Ford2196200running7
3 942   Richard Petty Petty Enterprises'63 Plymouth2194980running101
4 221   Tiny Lund Wood Brothers'63 Ford2192665running0
5107   Bobby Johns Shorty Johns'63 Pontiac2181965running2
61141   Jim Paschal Petty Enterprises'63 Plymouth2161470running26
7 726   Darel Dieringer Bill Stroppe'63 Mercury2171250running0
81487   Buck Baker Buck Baker'63 Pontiac2161000running0
91654   Jimmy Pardue Pete Stewart'63 Ford215850running0
10185   Billy Wade Cotton Owens'63 Dodge213650running0
112252   Cale Yarborough Julian Buesink'62 Ford211600running0
12136   David Pearson Cotton Owens'63 Dodge180600crash0
132116   G.C. Spencer Cotton Owens'63 Dodge210500running0
142473   Curtis Crider Acey Taylor'62 Pontiac205450running0
151947   Stick Elliott Jack Smith'63 Plymouth155400engine0
162071   LeeRoy Yarbrough W.M. Harrison'63 Chevrolet130420push rod0
17 824   Larry Frank Bill Stroppe'63 Mercury155350running0
182909   Larry Manning Bob Adams'62 Chevrolet198300running0
192756   Ed Livingston Mamie Reynolds'62 Ford193300running0
201511   Ned Jarrett Burton-Robinson   (Charles Robinson)'63 Ford197300running0
211799   Bobby Isaac Bondy Long'63 Ford112390handling0
222327   Bob James Roscoe Sanders'63 Plymouth196300running0
232567   Reb Wickersham Reb's Sport Shop   (Reb Wickersham)'62 Pontiac132300crash0
242619   Herman Beam Herman Beam'62 Ford57300handling0
25 43   Junior Johnson Holly Farms   (Ray Fox)'63 Chevrolet1101300rear end80
262886   Neil Castles Buck Baker'63 Chrysler8300engine0
271266   Johnny Allen Ratus Walters'63 Ford69300con rod0
283051   Bob Cooper Bob Cooper'62 Pontiac41300crash0
293197   Possum Jones Lewis Osborne'62 Chevrolet3300sway bar0
30 128   Fred Lorenzen LaFayette   (Holman-Moody Racing)'63 Ford6415crash0
31 34   Rex White Jim Rathmann Chevrolet-Cadillac   (Rex White)'63 Chevrolet2320crash0

Lap leader breakdown:
# Of
  Junior Johnson14747
  Joe Weatherly48503
  Jim Paschal517626
  Junior Johnson7710933
  Joe Weatherly1101101
  Richard Petty11117767
  Bobby Johns1781792
  Fireball Roberts1801867
  Richard Petty18722034