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1965 Old Dominion 500

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NASCAR Grand National race number 50 of 55
Sunday, September 26, 1965 at Martinsville Speedway, Martinsville, VA
500 laps on a 0.500 mile paved track (250.000 miles)

Time of race: 3:43:41
Average speed: 67.056 mph
Pole speed: 74.503 mph
Cautions: 3 for 19 laps
Margin of victory: 1.5 laps
Attendance: 20000
Lead changes: 5

Glossary    1965 NASCAR Grand National results   /   1965 standings

1 326   Junior Johnson Junior Johnson'65 Ford5004625running481
2 143   Richard Petty Petty Enterprises'65 Plymouth4992400running19
3 46   David Pearson Southeastern Dodge Dealers   (Cotton Owens)'65 Dodge4971250running0
41011   Ned Jarrett Bondy Long'65 Ford495775running0
5 821   Marvin Panch Wood Brothers'65 Ford495725running0
6 729   Dick Hutcherson East Tenn. Motor Co.   (Holman-Moody Racing)'65 Ford495675running0
72159   Tom Pistone Glen Sweet'64 Ford491650running0
81310   Tiny Lund Gary Weaver'64 Ford485525running0
9 917   Junior Spencer Jerry Mullins'64 Ford483500running0
101690   Sonny Hutchins Junie Donlavey'64 Ford480475running0
111888   Buddy Baker Buck Baker'64 Dodge477450running0
121767   Buddy Arrington Wholesale Auto Parts   (Buddy Arrington)'64 Dodge476425running0
132589   Neil Castles Buck Baker'65 Oldsmobile470415running0
143138   Wayne Smith Archie Smith'65 Chevrolet458380running0
152868   Bob Derrington Bob Derrington'63 Ford457370running0
162752   E.J. Trivette Jess Potter'63 Chevrolet449385running0
172302   Doug Cooper Howard Furniture   (Bob Cooper)'65 Chevrolet437385running0
183453   Jimmy Helms David Warren'63 Ford432340running0
193375   Darel Dieringer C.L. Crawford'64 Ford420330running0
201925   Jabe Thomas Jabe Thomas'64 Ford397345wheel bearing0
21 528   Fred Lorenzen Holman-Moody Racing'65 Ford365350fuel pump0
222456   Paul Lewis Curtis Larimer'64 Ford340325oil line0
233632   Rock Harn L.P. Powell'64 Ford330300brakes0
241227   Cale Yarborough Banjo Matthews'65 Ford214325wheel0
252034   Wendell Scott Wendell Scott'63 Ford162325engine0
262962   Pee Wee Ellwanger Wholesale Auto Parts   (Buddy Arrington)'64 Dodge145275crash0
27269   Roy Tyner Roy Tyner'65 Chevrolet141300crash0
281519   J.T. Putney Southeastern Aviation   (Herman Beam)'65 Chevrolet138300brakes0
292287   Buck Baker Buck Baker'65 Chevrolet108325brakes0
303097   Henley Gray Gene Cline'64 Ford80275axle0
31 647   Curtis Turner Wood Brothers'65 Ford45275crash0
32 235   Bobby Isaac Nichels Engineering   (Ray Nichels)'65 Dodge45350crash0
333718   Stick Elliott Toy Bolton'65 Chevrolet43250valve0
341464   Elmo Langley Elmo Langley'64 Ford32275crash0
353266   Red Foote Larry Manning'64 Chevrolet15270transmission0
363520   Clyde Lynn Clyde Lynn'64 Ford10275wheel bearing0
371149   G.C. Spencer G.C. Spencer'64 Ford1250crash0

Failed to qualify, withdrew, or driver changes:
WDBert Robbins00Emory GilliamFord

Lap leader breakdown:
# Of
  Junior Johnson1284284
  Richard Petty2852928
  Junior Johnson293424132
  Richard Petty42543511
  Junior Johnson43650065