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NASCAR Grand National race number 19 of 55
Sunday, May 23, 1965 at Charlotte Motor Speedway, Concord, NC
400 laps on a 1.500 mile paved track (600.000 miles)

Time of race: 4:55:38
Average speed: 121.722 mph
Pole speed: 145.268 mph
Cautions: 11 for 80 laps
Margin of victory: 6.4 sec
Attendance: 50000
Lead changes: 22

Glossary    1965 NASCAR Grand National results   /   1965 standings

1 128   Fred Lorenzen Holman-Moody Racing'65 Ford40027270running257
2 615   Earl Balmer Bud Moore'64 Mercury40010900running11
3 529   Dick Hutcherson Holman-Moody Racing'65 Ford3976895running0
41488   Buddy Baker Buck Baker'64 Dodge3924250running0
51251   Pedro Rodriguez Young Ford   (Holman-Moody Racing)'65 Ford3913425running0
6194   Ned Setzer Toy Bolton'65 Chevrolet3822525running0
73027   Paul Lewis Paul Lewis'64 Ford3802250running0
81674   Donald Tucker Don Snyder'63 Ford3521750running0
92344   Larry Hess Larry Hess'64 Ford3481500running0
102486   Neil Castles Buck Baker'65 Plymouth3431400running0
112937   Bub Strickler Fairfax Circle Auto Sales & Service   (Bub Strickler)'64 Ford3351375crash0
123668   Bob Derrington Bob Derrington'63 Ford3311350crash0
133853   Jimmy Helms Hob Nob Restaurant   (David Warren)'63 Ford3211300running0
14443   LeeRoy Yarbrough Southeastern Chevy Dealers   (Ray Fox)'65 Chevrolet3091250engine0
154166   Larry Manning Larry Manning'63 Chevrolet3081225running0
163797   Henley Gray Gene Cline'64 Ford3081250running0
173252   E.J. Trivette Jess Potter'63 Chevrolet3021325running0
18 216   Darel Dieringer Bud Moore'64 Mercury2861680engine50
192856   Bill Morton Curtis Larimer'63 Ford2831150engine0
20 711   Ned Jarrett Richmond Ford   (Bondy Long)'65 Ford2741000engine0
211890   Sonny Hutchins Junie Donlavey'64 Ford2441125differential0
22 47   Cale Yarborough Banjo Matthews'65 Ford2321075crash0
231741   Jim Paschal Holly Farms Poultry   (Toy Bolton)'65 Chevrolet2111125crash0
24 926   Junior Johnson Holly Farms Poultry   (Junior Johnson)'65 Ford2071500engine48
252267   Buddy Arrington Buddy Arrington'64 Dodge1871000engine0
264370   Wendell Scott Fred Goad'64 Ford179950engine0
272763   Don Hume Don House'63 Ford146950engine0
283319   J.T. Putney Herman Beam'65 Chevrolet1421000crash0
291149   G.C. Spencer G.C. Spencer'64 Ford121925engine0
301076   Larry Frank Larry Frank'64 Ford1201210ex. Manifold33
311523   Buren Skeen Reid Shaw'64 Ford113825crash0
322500   Tom Pistone Emory Gilliam'64 Ford94900engine0
33 321   Marvin Panch Wood Brothers'65 Ford78855crash1
343425   Jabe Thomas Jabe Thomas'64 Ford73800crash0
352664   Elmo Langley Elmo Langley'64 Ford68650clutch0
363962   Raymond Carter Buddy Arrington'64 Dodge58600differential0
372114   Bunkie Blackburn Sam Fletcher'65 Plymouth53625crankshaft0
381387   Buck Baker Buck Baker'65 Chevrolet33625engine0
39359   Roy Tyner Roy Tyner'64 Chevrolet25650tappett0
403113   Doug Cooper Bob Cooper'65 Chevrolet17800driveshaft0
41 824   Sam McQuagg Betty Lilly'65 Ford15600crash0
424020   Clyde Lynn Clyde Lynn'64 Ford13600crash0
434238   Wayne Smith Archie Smith'65 Chevrolet9600oil pressure0
442017   Junior Spencer Mullins Ford   (Jerry Mullins)'64 Ford9625oil leak0

Lap leader breakdown:
# Of
  Fred Lorenzen11616
  Junior Johnson17248
  Marvin Panch25251
  Larry Frank265833
  Fred Lorenzen598123
  Darel Dieringer829211
  Fred Lorenzen93931
  Darel Dieringer9410512
  Fred Lorenzen1061061
  Darel Dieringer1071159
  Fred Lorenzen11612712
  Earl Balmer1281281
  Junior Johnson12915325
  Fred Lorenzen15418229
  Darel Dieringer18319210
  Junior Johnson19320715
  Earl Balmer2082103
  Darel Dieringer2112122
  Earl Balmer2132197
  Darel Dieringer2202245
  Fred Lorenzen22527248
  Darel Dieringer2732731
  Fred Lorenzen274400127