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1964 Virginia 500

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NASCAR Grand National race number 19 of 62
Sunday, April 26, 1964 at Martinsville Speedway, Martinsville, VA
500 laps on a 0.500 mile paved track (250.000 miles)

Time of race: 3:33:59
Average speed: 70.098 mph
Pole speed: 74.472 mph
Cautions: 2 for 14 laps
Margin of victory: 1 lap +
Attendance: 23500
Lead changes: 5

Glossary    1964 NASCAR Grand National results   /   1964 standings

1 128   Fred Lorenzen LaFayette   (Holman-Moody Racing)'64 Ford5004175running487
2 221   Marvin Panch English Motors   (Wood Brothers)'64 Ford4991925running11
3 300   Junior Johnson Banjo Matthews'64 Ford4971250running2
4 411   Ned Jarrett Bondy Long'64 Ford495850running0
52022   Fireball Roberts Young Ford   (Holman-Moody Racing)'64 Ford494800running0
6 643   Richard Petty Petty Enterprises'64 Plymouth490675running0
7 919   Cale Yarborough Herman Beam'64 Ford474575running0
81236   Larry Thomas Wade Younts'62 Dodge470525running0
91723   Bobby Keck E.B. Rich'63 Ford450425running0
101934   Wendell Scott Wendell Scott'62 Chevrolet437390engine0
113183   Worth McMillion Worth McMillion'62 Pontiac426325running0
121620   Jack Anderson Jack Anderson'63 Ford394300running0
132149   G.C. Spencer G.C. Spencer'64 Chevrolet389300engine0
142809   Roy Mayne Bob Adams'62 Chevrolet387225running0
152201   Curtis Crider Curtis Crider'63 Mercury382235running0
163256   Ken Anderson Walt Hunter'62 Chevrolet360200rear end0
171472   Doug Yates Doug Yates'63 Plymouth355225rear end0
18 76   David Pearson Cotton Owens'64 Dodge317225rear end0
192999   Gene Hobby M.E. Whitmore   (Gene Hobby)'62 Dodge305200running0
20 516   Darel Dieringer Bill Stroppe'64 Mercury275250crash0
21135   Jim Paschal Cotton Owens'64 Dodge263225rear end0
222487   Buddy Baker J.C. Parker'63 Dodge213225overheating0
231882   Bill McMahan Casper Hensley'63 Pontiac153225oil pan0
24269   Roy Tyner Roy Tyner'63 Chevrolet138225transmission0
251054   Jimmy Pardue Burton-Robinson   (Charles Robinson)'64 Plymouth133225rear end0
263088   Jimmy Helms Buck Baker'62 Chrysler117175overheating0
271578   Buddy Arrington Buddy Arrington'63 Dodge74200oil cooler0
28112   Ken Rush Cliff Stewart'63 Pontiac50175brakes0
292791   E.J. Trivette Jess Potter'62 Chevrolet49150brakes0
30 87   Bobby Johns Shorty Johns'64 Pontiac35200rear end0
312586   Neil Castles Buck Baker'62 Chrysler2150handling0
322340   Bud Harless Fred Harless'62 Pontiac2175oil pressure0
331   Billy Wade Bud Moore'64 Mercury025did not start0

Failed to qualify, withdrew, or driver changes:
WDPaul Goldsmith41Petty EnterprisesPlymouth

Caution flag breakdown:
# Of
27828710   #16 accident turn 3 
3963994   #49 stalled turn 2 
  Percent of race run under caution: 2.8%             Average green flag run: 162.0 laps

Lap leader breakdown:
# Of
  Fred Lorenzen1153153
  Junior Johnson1541552
  Marvin Panch1561616
  Fred Lorenzen162431270
  Marvin Panch4324365
  Fred Lorenzen43750064