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1965 Southeastern 500

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NASCAR Grand National race number 14 of 55
Sunday, May 2, 1965 at Bristol International Speedway, Bristol, TN
500 laps on a 0.500 mile paved track (250.000 miles)

Time of race: 3:20:10
Average speed: 74.937 mph
Pole speed: 84.626 mph
Cautions: 7 for 39 laps
Margin of victory: 1 cl
Attendance: 18500
Lead changes: 8

Glossary    1965 NASCAR Grand National results   /   1965 standings

1 326   Junior Johnson Holly Farms Poultry   (Junior Johnson)'65 Ford5004550running240
2 529   Dick Hutcherson Holman-Moody Racing'65 Ford5002460running167
3 711   Ned Jarrett Bondy Long'65 Ford5001730running84
4 121   Marvin Panch Augusta Motor Sales   (Wood Brothers)'65 Ford4871375running9
51834   Wendell Scott Wendell Scott'63 Ford4681035running0
61017   Junior Spencer Jerry Mullins'64 Ford451800crash0
7270   J.T. Putney Roy Tyner'65 Chevrolet449875running0
81125   Jabe Thomas Jabe Thomas'64 Ford444650running0
92152   E.J. Trivette Jess Potter'63 Chevrolet442550running0
103375   Gene Black C.L. Crawford'64 Ford436500running0
111256   Darel Dieringer Curtis Larimer'64 Ford430450running0
122953   Jimmy Helms Hob Nob Restaurant   (David Warren)'63 Ford428425running0
132620   Clyde Lynn Clyde Lynn'64 Ford419375running0
141968   Bob Derrington Bob Derrington'63 Ford412300running0
152358   Doug Moore Doug Moore'63 Chevrolet377260running0
163280   G.T. Nolen Allen McMillion'64 Pontiac363260running0
171331   Cale Yarborough Sam Fogle'63 Ford359320overheating0
183086   Neil Castles Buck Baker'65 Plymouth323260differential0
192899   Gene Hobby Gene Hobby'64 Dodge295260oil leak0
201560   Doug Cooper Howard Furniture   (Bob Cooper)'64 Ford279260engine0
21 827   Paul Lewis Paul Lewis'64 Ford185260engine0
22 949   G.C. Spencer G.C. Spencer'64 Ford164260engine0
23 659   Tom Pistone Glen Sweet'64 Ford160260crash0
24 47   Bobby Johns Holman-Moody Racing'65 Ford123285engine0
251640   Bud Harless Basil Whittaker'64 Pontiac87275engine0
262297   Henley Gray Gene Cline'64 Ford51275engine0
27 228   Fred Lorenzen LaFayette Ford   (Holman-Moody Racing)'65 Ford44500crash0
283135   Jeff Hawkins Lester Hunter'64 Dodge43250handling0
292438   Wayne Smith Archie Smith'65 Chevrolet41275bearing0
301764   Elmo Langley Elmo Langley'64 Ford31275head gasket0
312574   Donald Tucker Don Snyder'63 Ford17350head gasket0
322070   Joe Bill Adams Fred Goad'64 Ford13300clutch0
331488   Buddy Baker Buck Baker'64 Dodge8290bearing0

Failed to qualify, withdrew, or driver changes:
WDBuddy Arrington67Buddy ArringtonDodge

Lap leader breakdown:
# Of
  Marvin Panch199
  Junior Johnson10140131
  Dick Hutcherson1411422
  Ned Jarrett14318442
  Junior Johnson18523147
  Dick Hutcherson23232392
  Ned Jarrett32436542
  Dick Hutcherson36643873
  Junior Johnson43950062