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1968 Northern 300

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NASCAR Grand National race number 29 of 49
Sunday, July 14, 1968 at Trenton Speedway, Trenton, NJ
300 laps on a 1.000 mile paved track (300.000 miles)

Time of race: 3:22:04
Average speed: 89.079 mph
Pole speed: 103.717 mph
Cautions: 5 for 28 laps
Margin of victory: 1 lap +
Attendance: 16800
Lead changes: 11

Glossary    1968 NASCAR Grand National results   /   1968 standings

1 198   LeeRoy Yarbrough Junior Johnson'68 Ford3002900running285
2 317   David Pearson Holman-Moody Racing'68 Ford2991475running1
3 82   Bobby Allison Donald Brackins'66 Chevrolet2991025running0
4 96   Charlie Glotzbach Cotton Owens'68 Dodge297675running0
5 75   Pete Hamilton Rocky Hinton'68 Ford294625running0
61148   James Hylton Hylton Engineering   (James Hylton)'67 Dodge289600running0
7224   John Sears L.G. DeWitt'67 Ford287575running0
81249   G.C. Spencer G.C. Spencer'67 Plymouth287500running0
91364   Elmo Langley Elmo Langley / Henry Woodfield'66 Ford281475running0
101920   Clyde Lynn Clyde Lynn'67 Mercury278450running0
111725   Jabe Thomas Don Robertson'67 Ford278425running0
123034   Wendell Scott Wendell Scott'67 Ford274400running0
131618   Dick Johnson Dick Johnson'67 Ford272390running0
141845   Bill Seifert Bill Seifert'68 Ford261380running0
151510   Bill Champion Bill Champion'66 Ford254370engine0
16 471   Bobby Isaac K & K Insurance   (Nord Krauskopf)'67 Dodge250385engine2
171444   Blaine Kauffman Giachetti Brothers   (Richard Giachetti)'67 Chevrolet249350oil leak0
18 222   Darel Dieringer Mario Rossi'68 Plymouth231415engine0
192870   J.D. McDuffie J.D. McDuffie'67 Buick195330axle0
20 63   Buddy Baker Ray Fox'68 Dodge191320engine0
212387   Buck Baker Buck Baker'68 Chevrolet168310engine0
22 543   Richard Petty Petty Enterprises'68 Plymouth162625engine12
232028   Earl Brooks Earl Brooks'66 Ford119300crash0
242901   Paul Dean Holt Dennis Holt'67 Ford119300clutch0
253451   Stan Meserve Margo Hamm'67 Dodge111275rear end0
262106   Neil Castles Neil Castles'67 Plymouth87375ignition0
27240   Don Tarr Don Tarr'66 Chevrolet74275crash0
283611   Roy Hallquist Roy Hallquist'67 Chevrolet51250vibration0
291090   Sonny Hutchins Junie Donlavey'67 Ford44275axle0
303576   Roy Tyner Don Culpepper'66 Ford18250engine0
312675   Gene Black Gene Black'66 Ford3250crash0
32258   Ed Negre Ed Negre'67 Ford3250crash0
332723   Frog Fagan Don Robertson'66 Ford3250crash0
343269   David Mote Ken Cline'66 Chevrolet2225sway bar0
353109   Bill Vanderhoff Roy Tyner'66 Chevrolet0225rear end0
363307   George Davis Malco Auto   (George Davis)'66 Chevrolet0225transmission0

Lap leader breakdown:
# Of
  LeeRoy Yarbrough111
  David Pearson221
  LeeRoy Yarbrough33836
  Bobby Isaac39391
  Richard Petty40401
  LeeRoy Yarbrough419555
  Richard Petty96961
  LeeRoy Yarbrough9713337
  Richard Petty1341341
  Bobby Isaac1351351
  Richard Petty1361449
  LeeRoy Yarbrough145300156