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NASCAR Grand National race number 37 of 49
Friday, August 23, 1968 at South Boston Speedway, South Boston, VA
267 laps on a 0.375 mile paved track (100.125 miles)

Time of race: 1:19:08
Average speed: 75.916 mph
Pole speed: 84.428 mph
Cautions: n/a
Margin of victory: 5 cl
Attendance: 7000
Lead changes: 2

Glossary    1968 NASCAR Grand National results   /   1968 standings

1 143   Richard Petty Petty Enterprises'68 Plymouth2671200running265
2 317   David Pearson Holman-Moody Racing'68 Ford267600running0
3 471   Bobby Isaac K & K Insurance   (Nord Krauskopf)'67 Dodge267400running2
4 66   Charlie Glotzbach Cotton Owens'68 Dodge265300running0
5 23   Buddy Baker Ray Fox'68 Dodge264255running0
6 815   Ray Hendrick Friedkin Enterprises   (Tom Friedkin)'68 Plymouth263240running0
7 964   Elmo Langley Elmo Langley / Henry Woodfield'66 Ford263200running0
8 74   John Sears L.G. DeWitt'67 Ford259175running0
91120   Clyde Lynn Clyde Lynn'66 Ford253150running0
101225   Jabe Thomas Don Robertson'67 Ford248140running0
111651   Stan Meserve Margo Hamm'67 Dodge240130running0
121070   J.D. McDuffie J.D. McDuffie'67 Buick219120running0
13199   Roy Tyner Roy Tyner'67 Pontiac132110water hose0
141534   Wendell Scott Wendell Scott'66 Ford113100engine0
151806   Neil Castles Neil Castles'67 Plymouth82100axle0
16 52   Bobby Allison Donald Brackins'66 Chevrolet67100rear end0
171345   Bill Seifert Bill Seifert'68 Ford46100engine0
182166   Larry Manning John Glazebrook'66 Chevrolet36100overheating0
191701   Paul Dean Holt Dennis Holt'67 Ford31100transmission0
202056   LeeRoy Yarbrough Lyle Stelter'67 Mercury22100rear end0
211478   Earl Brooks Earl Brooks'67 Ford17100overheating0

Lap leader breakdown:
# Of
  Richard Petty1120120
  Bobby Isaac1211222
  Richard Petty123267145