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1969 Gwyn Staley 400

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NASCAR Grand National race number 15 of 54
Sunday, April 20, 1969 at North Wilkesboro Speedway, North Wilkesboro, NC
400 laps on a 0.625 mile paved track (250.000 miles)

Time of race: 2:37:27
Average speed: 95.268 mph
Pole speed: 106.731 mph
Cautions: 4 for 30 laps
Margin of victory: 8 sec
Attendance: 13000
Lead changes: 11

Glossary    1969 NASCAR Grand National results   /   1969 standings

11122   Bobby Allison Mario Rossi'69 Dodge4005125running161
2 998   LeeRoy Yarbrough Junior Johnson'69 Mercury4003750running0
31017   David Pearson Holman-Moody Racing'69 Ford4002100running21
4 23   Buddy Baker Ray Fox'69 Dodge4001150running95
5 36   James Hylton Cotton Owens'69 Dodge398775running0
61214   Sam McQuagg Bill Ellis'69 Plymouth395625running0
7 443   Richard Petty East Tenn. Motor Co.   (Petty Enterprises)'69 Ford388600engine0
81467   Buddy Arrington Buddy Arrington'69 Dodge385575running0
91364   Elmo Langley Elmo Langley'68 Ford384555running0
102208   E.J. Trivette E.C. Reid'69 Chevrolet379620running0
112151   Dub Simpson Bill Strong'69 Chevrolet375660running0
122646   Roy Mayne Tom Hunter'69 Chevrolet373525running0
13 870   J.D. McDuffie J.D. McDuffie'67 Buick366515running0
141518   Dick Johnson Dick Johnson'68 Ford362505running0
153034   Wendell Scott Wendell Scott'67 Ford361495running0
16 725   Jabe Thomas Don Robertson'68 Plymouth361485running0
172433   Cecil Gordon Wayne Smith'68 Chevrolet349475running0
181932   Dick Brooks Dick Brooks'69 Plymouth335440engine0
192776   Ben Arnold Don Culpepper'68 Ford332455ignition0
20 64   John Sears L.G. DeWitt'67 Ford302445engine0
211606   Neil Castles Neil Castles'68 Plymouth283435water pump0
222010   Bill Champion Bill Champion'68 Ford221400oil leak0
23 171   Bobby Isaac K & K Insurance   (Nord Krauskopf)'69 Dodge219640ignition123
24 530   Dave Marcis Dave Marcis'69 Dodge153405rear end0
252919   Henley Gray Harry Melton'68 Ford138395quit0
261703   Richard Brickhouse Dub Clewis'67 Plymouth120390rear end0
272880   Danny Turner E.C. Reid'67 Chevrolet62380oil leak0
281849   G.C. Spencer G.C. Spencer'68 Plymouth24370axle0
29238   Ed Negre Ed Negre'67 Ford14385engine0
302545   Bill Seifert Bill Seifert'68 Ford2350quit0

Failed to qualify, withdrew, or driver changes:
31Paul Dean Holt23Ford
32Pete Hazelwood12Ford
33Earl Brooks26Earl BrooksFord
34Bobby Mausgrover28Plymouth
35Don Biederman00Chevrolet
36Billy Taylor53Dodge

Lap leader breakdown:
# Of
  Bobby Isaac18989
  David Pearson90912
  Bobby Allison9212938
  Bobby Isaac13016334
  Bobby Allison16417310
  Buddy Baker17423966
  Bobby Allison2402467
  David Pearson24726519
  Buddy Baker2662672
  Bobby Allison2682714
  Buddy Baker27229827
  Bobby Allison299400102