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1966 Myers Brothers 250

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NASCAR Grand National race number 41 of 49
Saturday, August 27, 1966 at Bowman Gray Stadium, Winston-Salem, NC
250 laps on a 0.250 mile paved track (62.500 miles)

Time of race: 1:21:39
Average speed: 45.928 mph
Pole speed: 54.348 mph
Cautions: 3 for 16 laps
Margin of victory: 10 sec
Attendance: 15000
Lead changes: 4

Glossary    1966 NASCAR Grand National results   /   1966 standings

1 26   David Pearson Southeastern Dodge Dealers   (Cotton Owens)'65 Dodge2501000running129
2 142   Richard Petty Petty Enterprises'66 Plymouth250600running113
3 848   James Hylton Econo Wash   (Bud Hartje)'65 Dodge245400running0
4 74   John Sears L.G. DeWitt'64 Ford245300running0
5 559   Tom Pistone Tom Pistone'64 Ford240275running0
61434   Wendell Scott Wendell Scott'65 Ford240240running0
71720   Clyde Lynn Clyde Lynn'64 Ford235200running0
81570   J.D. McDuffie J.D. McDuffie'64 Ford233175running0
92097   Henley Gray Henley Gray'66 Ford223150running0
101240   Eddie Yarboro Eddie Yarboro'65 Dodge215140running0
111194   Don Biederman Ron Stotten'64 Chevrolet209130overheating0
121860   Ernest Eury Joan Petre'64 Chevrolet207120running0
132450   Larry Manning Edgar Wallen'64 Chevrolet203110running0
141361   Joel Davis Toy Bolton'66 Chevrolet194100running0
15 664   Elmo Langley Elmo Langley / Henry Woodfield'64 Ford169100axle0
162100   Buddy Baker Clyde Lynn'64 Ford153100oil pressure0
17 426   Curtis Turner Junior Johnson'66 Ford114100crash8
18 32   Bobby Allison Donald Brackins'65 Chevrolet111100crash0
192295   Bill Seifert Bill Seifert'64 Ford96100brakes0
201915   Paul Dean Holt Lyle Stelter'64 Ford50100ball joint0
21 992   Hank Thomas W.S. Jenkins'64 Ford32100axle0
221065   Buddy Arrington Buddy Arrington'65 Dodge25100gas tank0
231638   Wayne Smith Archie Smith'66 Chevrolet12100engine0
242373   Jimmy Helms Joan Petre'64 Ford6100fuel pump0

Lap leader breakdown:
# Of
  David Pearson19797
  Curtis Turner981058
  Richard Petty106218113
  David Pearson21925032