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1968 Hillsboro 150

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NASCAR Grand National race number 43 of 49
Sunday, September 15, 1968 at Orange Speedway, Hillsborough, NC
167 laps on a 0.900 mile dirt track (150.300 miles)

Time of race: 1:42:51
Average speed: 87.681 mph
Pole speed: 93.245 mph
Cautions: 1 for 4 laps
Margin of victory: 7 laps +
Attendance: 6700
Lead changes: 4

Glossary    1968 NASCAR Grand National results   /   1968 standings

1 143   Richard Petty Petty Enterprises'68 Plymouth1671600running155
21248   James Hylton Hylton Engineering   (James Hylton)'67 Dodge1601000running0
31157   Neil Castles Ervin Pruitt'67 Dodge152700running0
4 74   John Sears L.G. DeWitt'66 Ford150575running0
52383   Worth McMillion Allen McMillion'67 Pontiac145425running0
6102   Bobby Allison Donald Brackins'66 Chevrolet145325running0
7209   Roy Tyner Roy Tyner'67 Pontiac140275engine0
8155   Earl Brooks Don Robertson'67 Ford138225running0
9 845   Elmo Langley Bill Seifert'68 Ford137200running0
10 349   G.C. Spencer G.C. Spencer'67 Plymouth133175battery0
11 471   Bobby Isaac K & K Insurance   (Nord Krauskopf)'67 Dodge131100running0
12 217   David Pearson East Tenn. Motor Co.   (Holman-Moody Racing)'68 Ford120100engine12
13 615   Curtis Turner Friedkin Enterprises   (Tom Friedkin)'68 Plymouth116100engine0
142488   Ken Meisenhelder Buck Baker'67 Oldsmobile103100flagged0
151370   J.D. McDuffie J.D. McDuffie'67 Buick85100rear end0
16 920   Clyde Lynn Clyde Lynn'66 Ford84100spindle0
171425   Jabe Thomas Don Robertson'67 Ford64100engine0
182195   Paul Dean Holt Henley Gray'66 Ford40100brakes0
191734   Wendell Scott Wendell Scott'66 Ford35100overheating0
201619   Cecil Gordon Henley Gray'66 Ford12100transmission0
21 53   Buddy Baker Ray Fox'68 Dodge5100driveshaft0
222264   Bill Seifert Elmo Langley / Henry Woodfield'66 Ford4100oil leak0
231851   Stan Meserve Margo Hamm'67 Dodge2100axle0
241906   Ray Hill Neil Castles'67 Plymouth1100oil pressure0

Lap leader breakdown:
# Of
  Richard Petty17474
  David Pearson758511
  Richard Petty86861
  David Pearson87871
  Richard Petty8816780