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NASCAR Grand National race number 18 of 49
Sunday, May 26, 1968 at Charlotte Motor Speedway, Concord, NC
400 laps* on a 1.500 mile paved track (600.000 miles)

Time of race: 3:04:14
Average speed: 104.207 mph
Pole speed: 159.223 mph
Cautions: 6 for 110 laps
Margin of victory: under caution
Attendance: 60000
Lead changes: 16

Glossary    1968 NASCAR Grand National results   /   1968 standings

1123   Buddy Baker Dodge / K Mart   (Ray Fox)'68 Dodge25527780running98
2 127   Donnie Allison Dick Brannan Ford   (Banjo Matthews)'68 Ford25512975running25
3 298   LeeRoy Yarbrough Winebarger Motor Co.   (Junior Johnson)'68 Mercury2549290running49
4 417   David Pearson Holman-Moody Racing'68 Ford2546300running0
51471   Bobby Isaac K & K Insurance   (Nord Krauskopf)'68 Dodge2535475running0
6106   Charlie Glotzbach Cotton Owens'68 Dodge2524025running0
7 716   Tiny Lund Bud Moore'68 Mercury2523525running0
82148   James Hylton Hylton Engineering   (James Hylton)'67 Dodge2513125running0
9 814   Curtis Turner Friedkin Enterprises   (Tom Friedkin)'68 Plymouth2512525running0
101737   Sam McQuagg K & K Insurance   (Nord Krauskopf)'67 Dodge2502025running0
11164   John Sears L.G. DeWitt'67 Ford2501950running0
121315   Jerry Grant Friedkin Enterprises   (Tom Friedkin)'68 Plymouth2481955running1
13222   Paul Lewis Bobby Allison'67 Dodge2471900running0
142439   Friday Hassler Red Sharp'66 Chevrolet2451800running0
153955   Harold Smith Lyle Stelter'66 Ford2441850running0
162508   Don Tarr E.C. Reid'66 Chevrolet2421685running0
173780   E.J. Trivette E.C. Reid'66 Chevrolet2411625running0
182064   Elmo Langley Elmo Langley / Henry Woodfield'66 Ford2401525running0
193652   Lennie Waldo Elmer Buxton'67 Ford2391550running0
204025   Jabe Thomas Don Robertson'67 Ford2391600running0
212379   Frank Warren Harold Rhodes'66 Chevrolet2381550running0
223306   Neil Castles Neil Castles'67 Plymouth2351525running0
234334   Wendell Scott Wendell Scott'67 Ford2351500running0
243028   Clyde Lynn Earl Brooks'66 Ford2351425running0
252995   Frog Fagan Henley Gray'66 Ford2351400running0
264496   Bob Moore Roy Buckner'66 Ford2341420running0
272658   Phil Wendt Ken Watter'66 Chevrolet2301350running0
28 529   Bobby Allison Ford by Bowani   (Bondy Long)'68 Ford2291520engine13
293510   Bill Champion Bill Champion'66 Ford2291310running0
304219   Henley Gray Henley Gray'66 Ford2271330running0
313245   Bill Seifert Bill Seifert'68 Ford2131325running0
32 922   Darel Dieringer Mario Rossi'68 Plymouth2121225crash0
333476   Roy Tyner Don Culpepper'66 Ford2121225running0
344138   Wayne Smith Archie Smith'68 Chevrolet2051240running0
352730   Dave Marcis Larry Wehrs'66 Chevrolet2021150running0
362846   Larry Manning Tom Hunter'66 Chevrolet1991125running0
371990   Sonny Hutchins Junie Donlavey'67 Ford1901100transmission0
38 643   Richard Petty Terry's Chrysler Plymouth   (Petty Enterprises)'68 Plymouth1861705ignition1
39151   Bud Moore King Enterprises   (A.J. King)'68 Dodge1821205transmission24
403802   Bob Cooper Bob Cooper'66 Chevrolet1531025oil leak0
411199   Paul Goldsmith Frosty Morn Meats / Nichels Engineering   (Ray Nichels)'68 Dodge911125engine0
423112   Earl Balmer Thorne Pistone   (Tom Pistone)'68 Mercury591075handling0
431849   G.C. Spencer G.C. Spencer'67 Plymouth56950valve0
44 321   Cale Yarborough 60 Minute Cleaners   (Wood Brothers)'68 Mercury451220crash44
* Race shortened to 255 laps due to rain.

Lap leader breakdown:
# Of
  Cale Yarborough14444
  Donnie Allison45473
  Jerry Grant48481
  Donnie Allison496921
  LeeRoy Yarbrough7010031
  Buddy Baker10114242
  LeeRoy Yarbrough14315210
  Donnie Allison1531531
  Richard Petty1541541
  Bud Moore1551606
  Buddy Baker1611622
  Bud Moore16318018
  Buddy Baker18120424
  Bobby Allison20521713
  LeeRoy Yarbrough2182258
  Buddy Baker22625530