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1969 Western North Carolina 500

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NASCAR Grand National race number 40 of 54
Sunday, August 24, 1969 at Asheville-Weaverville Speedway, Weaverville, NC
500 laps on a 0.500 mile paved track (250.000 miles)

Time of race: 3:06:27
Average speed: 80.45 mph
Pole speed: 89 mph
Cautions: 4 for 17 laps
Margin of victory: 4 laps +
Attendance: 11000
Lead changes: 7

Glossary    1969 NASCAR Grand National results   /   1969 standings

1 171   Bobby Isaac K & K Insurance   (Nord Krauskopf)'69 Dodge5002800running373
2 317   David Pearson East Tenn. Motor Co. / Torino Talladega   (Holman-Moody Racing)'69 Ford4961725running84
3 732   Dick Brooks Bestline Products   (Dick Brooks)'68 Plymouth4871050running0
41064   Elmo Langley Elmo Langley'68 Ford481850running0
5 948   James Hylton Hylton Engineering   (James Hylton)'68 Dodge467750running0
6118   Ed Negre Presnell Chrysler-Plymouth   (G.C. Spencer)'67 Plymouth461650running0
71925   Jabe Thomas Star City Body Shop   (Don Robertson)'68 Plymouth454600running0
82245   Bill Seifert Bill Seifert'69 Ford451550running0
92347   Cecil Gordon Bill Seifert'68 Ford450530running0
101708   E.J. Trivette Central Chevrolet Atlanta   (E.C. Reid)'69 Chevrolet447520running0
111876   Ben Arnold Don Culpepper'68 Ford420510running0
121534   Wendell Scott Wendell Scott'67 Ford417500running0
131470   J.D. McDuffie J.D. McDuffie'67 Buick407490transmission0
14 606   Neil Castles Howard Furniture   (Neil Castles)'67 Plymouth398500crash0
15 430   Dave Marcis Lunda Construction   (Milt Lunda)'69 Dodge366495rear end0
16 84   John Sears L.G. DeWitt'67 Ford318460rear end0
172723   James Cox Don Robertson'68 Plymouth315450crash0
182119   Henley Gray Harry Melton'68 Ford256440quit0
192009   Wayne Gillette E.C. Reid'67 Chevrolet188430quit0
201249   G.C. Spencer Presnell Chrysler-Plymouth   (G.C. Spencer)'67 Plymouth158420engine0
211310   Bill Champion Bill Champion'68 Ford143410clutch0
22 598   LeeRoy Yarbrough Torino Talladega Jim Robbins Special   (Junior Johnson)'69 Ford133420engine0
23 243   Richard Petty East Tenn. Motor Co. / Torino Talladega   (Petty Enterprises)'69 Ford120440crash43
242457   Bobby Mausgrover Ervin Pruitt'67 Dodge103380oil leak0
252512   Pete Hazelwood Pete Hazelwood'68 Ford93370oil leak0
262626   Earl Brooks Earl Brooks'67 Ford47365ignition0
271661   Hoss Ellington Ellington Insulation Co.   (Hoss Ellington)'69 Ford8355quit0

Lap leader breakdown:
# Of
  Bobby Isaac15757
  David Pearson587720
  Richard Petty7812043
  Bobby Isaac12118161
  David Pearson1821843
  Bobby Isaac185324140
  David Pearson32538561
  Bobby Isaac386500115