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NASCAR Grand National race number 5 of 62
Sunday, January 19, 1964 at Riverside International Raceway, Riverside, CA
185 laps on a 2.700 mile road course (499.500 miles)

Time of race: 5:28:47
Average speed: 91.245 mph
Pole speed: 102.433 mph
Cautions: 3
Margin of victory: 1 lap +
Attendance: 58265
Lead changes: 5

Glossary    1964 NASCAR Grand National results   /   1964 standings

1 4121   Dan Gurney English Motors   (Wood Brothers)'64 Ford18512870running142
2 621   Marvin Panch English Motors   (Wood Brothers)'64 Ford1846650running0
31422   Fireball Roberts Young Ford   (Holman-Moody Racing)'64 Ford1833900running0
4109W   Bill Amick Dick Niles'63 Mercury1812470running0
52111   Ned Jarrett Courtesy Ford   (Bondy Long)'64 Ford1801750running0
6 36   David Pearson Cotton Owens'63 Dodge1791500running0
73177W   Marvin Porter Vel's Ford   (Vel Miletich)'63 Ford1791150running0
8 906   Skip Hudson Ford   (Holman-Moody Racing)'64 Ford1781075running0
9 816   Darel Dieringer Mercury   (Bill Stroppe)'64 Mercury177975running0
101702   Troy Ruttman Baney Chrysler-Plymouth   (Ray Nichels)'63 Plymouth177850running0
11130   Don White Zecol Lubaid   (Holman-Moody Racing)'64 Ford176825running0
123998W   Eddie Gray Bob Estes Lincoln-Mercury-Comet   (Ralph Shelton)'63 Mercury174650running0
13154   Billy Wade Lincoln-Mercury   (Rex White)'63 Mercury174625running0
14402W   Jim Cook Floyd Johnson'63 Ford170575running0
151832   Tiny Lund Downtown Ford Sales   (Dave Kent)'63 Ford164575running0
163860W   Bruce Worrell Cos Cancilla'63 Oldsmobile161575running0
17 128   Fred Lorenzen LaFayette   (Holman-Moody Racing)'64 Ford1591005running7
183756   Jim Bray Nick Rampling'62 Chevrolet156525running0
192044W   Lloyd Dane Bob Kitchell'63 Ford154525engine0
20227W   Dick Mitchell Chuck Parkko'63 Ford152525running0
211200   A.J. Foyt Zecol Lubaid   (Banjo Matthews)'64 Ford151650crash0
2235151   Bill Clinton Bill Clinton'63 Ford150525running0
233692   Jack Anderson EE Construction Co.   (Jack Anderson)'63 Ford145525running0
24 514   Dave MacDonald Mercury   (Bill Stroppe)'64 Mercury137600crash0
253310   Don Walker Don Walker'63 Ford106525a frame0
26 243   Richard Petty Plymouth   (Petty Enterprises)'63 Plymouth101940transmission27
272433W   Jim Blomgren Starlite Cocktails   (Clem Proctor)'62 Pontiac94500engine0
282958W   Oren Prosser Oren Prosser'62 Pontiac87500engine0
29168   Joe Weatherly Bristol Lincoln-Mercury   (Bud Moore)'64 Mercury861000crash0
304425   Paul Goldsmith California Dodge Dealers   (Ray Nichels)'63 Dodge83500engine0
312305W   Dave James Earl Ike Dodge Inglewood   (Jack Alger)'63 Dodge79500engine0
321115   Parnelli Jones Mercury   (Bill Stroppe)'64 Mercury68685transmission9
332718W   Chuck Daigh Mercury   (Bill Stroppe)'63 Mercury62500clutch0
34321W   Joe Ruttman Troy Ruttman'63 Mercury46500engine0
354163W   Walt Price Al's Auto Towing   (Bob Bristol)'62 Ford43500engine0
361927   Curtis Crider Glenwood Motors   (Ray Nichels)'63 Plymouth32500transmission0
3730162   Joe Clark Frank Taylor Ford   (Bob Bristol)'63 Ford26500oil pressure0
38 726   Rodger Ward Mercury   (Bill Stroppe)'64 Mercury24525transmission0
392551W   Clem Proctor Glen Organ Ford   (Clem Proctor)'64 Ford15500crash0
403461W   Don Noel Clinton Washburn'61 Oldsmobile10500engine0
41283W   Danny Weinberg Carl Dane'63 Plymouth9500oil pressure0
424212W   Frank Deiny Al's Towing   (Frank Deiny)'61 Ford9500oil pressure0
434364W   Al Self Al Self'62 Ford9500engine0
442620W   Al Brand Al Brand'62 Chevrolet7500wheel0

Failed to qualify, withdrew, or driver changes:
Scotty Cain13Bill ClintonFord
Wendell Scott34Wendell ScottChevrolet

Lap leader breakdown:
# Of
  Fred Lorenzen177
  Richard Petty81811
  Dan Gurney192810
  Parnelli Jones29379
  Richard Petty385316
  Dan Gurney54185132