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1966 Southeastern 500

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NASCAR Grand National race number 7 of 49
Sunday, March 20, 1966 at Bristol International Speedway, Bristol, TN
500 laps on a 0.500 mile paved track (250.000 miles)

Time of race: 3:34:26
Average speed: 69.952 mph
Pole speed: 86.248 mph
Cautions: 7 for 92 laps
Margin of victory: 4 laps +
Attendance: 25000
Lead changes: 7

Glossary    1966 NASCAR Grand National results   /   1966 standings

1 629   Dick Hutcherson East Tenn. Motor Co.   (Holman-Moody Racing)'66 Ford5004150running124
2111   Paul Lewis Paul Lewis'65 Plymouth4961825running0
31748   James Hylton Econo Wash   (Bud Hartje)'65 Dodge4941550running0
41664   Elmo Langley Elmo Langley / Henry Woodfield'64 Ford4921125running0
5 798   Sam McQuagg Nichels Engineering   (Ray Nichels)'66 Dodge4891000running0
61974   Gene Black Gene Black'64 Ford477800running0
72745   Bill Seifert Bill Seifert'64 Ford458725running0
83034   Wendell Scott Wendell Scott'65 Ford455675engine0
92497   Henley Gray Henley Gray'66 Ford453650a frame0
10 949   G.C. Spencer G.C. Spencer'65 Plymouth452500engine0
112620   Clyde Lynn Clyde Lynn'64 Ford446485a frame0
122895   Gene Cline Gene Cline'64 Ford446425a frame0
13180   Johnny Allen Reid Shaw'64 Ford431350engine0
142963   Larry Manning Bob Adams'65 Plymouth397350a frame0
15 16   David Pearson Dodge   (Cotton Owens)'66 Dodge3961350timing chain330
162273   Walter Wallace Joan Petre'64 Ford379300differential0
173270   J.D. McDuffie J.D. McDuffie'64 Ford374300a frame0
18 521   Marvin Panch Wood Brothers'66 Ford328425engine45
191411   Ned Jarrett Richmond Ford Motor Co.   (Bondy Long)'66 Ford320590differential0
20 443   Jim Paschal Petty Enterprises'65 Plymouth281325oil filter0
21 39   Paul Goldsmith Nichels Engineering   (Ray Nichels)'65 Plymouth256325alternator0
22 228   Fred Lorenzen Holman-Moody Racing'66 Ford250350engine1
231326   Bobby Isaac Holly Farms Poultry   (Junior Johnson)'66 Ford203560crash0
24 827   Cale Yarborough Banjo Matthews'66 Ford179300engine0
25212   Johnny Steele Kyle Gibson'64 Mercury161275engine0
261019   J.T. Putney J.T. Putney'66 Chevrolet65275engine0
271267   Buddy Arrington Hub Motors   (Buddy Arrington)'64 Dodge63275lug bolts0
281524   Bobby Allison Betty Lilly'65 Ford49300engine0
292538   Wayne Smith Archie Smith'66 Chevrolet10325ignition0
302004   John Sears L.G. DeWitt'64 Ford9275engine0
312396   Sonny Lamphear Homer O'Dell'64 Ford5275oil pressure0
323152   E.J. Trivette Bill Church'66 Chevrolet2300transmission0

Lap leader breakdown:
# Of
  David Pearson1142142
  Fred Lorenzen1431431
  David Pearson14424299
  Marvin Panch24328745
  David Pearson28833144
  Dick Hutcherson3323376
  David Pearson33838245
  Dick Hutcherson383500118