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NASCAR Grand National West race number 5 of 19
Combination race with Grand National drivers
An explanation of combination races from The Third Turn External page

Sunday, June 14, 1970 at Riverside International Raceway, Riverside, CA
153 laps on a 2.620 mile road course (400.860 miles)

Time of race: 3:57:51
Average speed: 101.12 mph
Pole speed: 111.621 mph
Cautions: 3 for 13 laps
Margin of victory: 1 lap +
Attendance: 18500
Lead changes: 3

Glossary    1970 NASCAR Grand National West results   /   1970 standings

1 243   Richard Petty   (GN)Marc Times   (Petty Enterprises)'70 Plymouth15318840running149 
2 122   Bobby Allison   (GN)City Dodge   (Mario Rossi)'69 Dodge1529365running4 
3 548   James Hylton   (GN)Hylton Engineering   (James Hylton)'69 Ford1445340running0 
42508   John Soares, Jr. Plymouth   (John Soares, Jr.)'70 Plymouth1413415running0 
51144   Dick Guldstrand All Star Tire Co.   (James Good)'68 Chevrolet1392540running0 
6 47   Jack McCoy Hilton Hyper Lube   (Ernie Conn)'69 Dodge1381890running0 
72706   Neil Castles   (GN)Neil Castles'69 Dodge1381315running0 
82983   Joe Clark Russ Whiteside'69 Chevrolet1361215running0 
9405   Mel Larson Don Smith'69 Ford1331115running0 
102337   Don Tarr   (GN)Don Tarr'69 Dodge1301040running0 
111725   Jabe Thomas   (GN)Don Robertson'69 Plymouth129990running0 
123868   Don Simkins Don Simkins'67 Oldsmobile127965running0 
13158   Bob England Bob England'69 Chevrolet123940rear end0 
142074   Robert Hale Robert S. Hale'67 Pontiac123915running0 
151200   Frank James Jim Calder'69 Chevrolet120890running0 
16 371   Bobby Isaac   (GN)K & K Insurance   (Nord Krauskopf)'69 Dodge119915rear end0 
171064   Elmo Langley   (GN)Elmo Langley'69 Mercury107845engine0 
18 872   Benny Parsons   (GN)L.G. DeWitt'69 Ford98835transmission0 
192296   Ray Elder Hargis Engineering   (Fred Elder)'69 Dodge971270engine0 
203633   Glenn Francis Bill Andersen'70 Chevrolet95805running0 
2134129   Jerry Griffin Jerry Griffin'69 Ford94790running0 
22140   Jerry Oliver Coz Concilla'70 Oldsmobile92775engine0 
233978   Ed Howland Bob England'69 Chevrolet91760crash0 
241323   G.T. Tallas G.T. Tallas'69 Ford90745engine0 
25 602   Dick Bown Ober Logging   (Mike Ober)'70 Plymouth81730wheel0 
2618179   Ranny Dodd Workrite Products   (Wally Vandertoorn)'69 Chevrolet72715engine0 
273279   Frank Warren   (GN)Frank Warren'69 Plymouth70705clutch0 
28 945   Scotty Cain Bill Clinton'69 Ford57695engine0 
29 738   Jimmy Insolo Ober Logging   (Marvin Rowley)'68 Chevrolet39685wheel0 
302186   Dick Brooks   (GN)Dennis Gallion'69 Dodge29750transmission0 
313124   Ray Johnstone Ray Johnstone'67 Chevrolet26660fan pulley0 
321699   Pat Fay Martin Fay'70 Ford24655engine0 
332688   Don Noel Noel-Lewin   (Don Noel)'67 Ford20650engine0 
342430   Dave Marcis   (GN)Dave Marcis'69 Dodge16645engine0 
352834   Wendell Scott   (GN)George Wiltshire'69 Dodge15640engine0 
361907   Bill Scott Dave Terrill'67 Chevrolet6635engine0 
37379   Bill Pratt Sam Rose'67 Ford5630crash0 
383032   Kevin Terris Gary Sigman'70 Plymouth4625engine0 
393561   Steve Froines Cos Cancilla'69 Chevrolet3620engine0 
403315   Paul Dorrity Glen Dorrity'69 Chevrolet0615engine0 

Failed to qualify, withdrew, or driver changes:
Curly Mills28Russ WhitesidePlymouth

Lap leader breakdown:
# Of
  Richard Petty16363
  Bobby Allison64674
  Richard Petty6815386