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1971 Columbia 200

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NASCAR Winston Cup race number 11 of 48
Thursday, April 8, 1971 at Columbia Speedway, Cayce, SC
200 laps on a 0.500 mile paved track (100.000 miles)

Time of race: 1:18:25
Average speed: 76.514 mph
Pole speed: 84.229 mph
Cautions: 2 for 10 laps
Margin of victory: 3 cl
Attendance: 4500
Lead changes: 6

Glossary    1971 NASCAR Winston Cup results   /   1971 standings

1 443   Richard Petty Petty Enterprises'71 Plymouth2001700running79
2 372   Benny Parsons L.G. DeWitt'69 Ford2001200running82
3 222   Dick Brooks Mario Rossi'70 Dodge200800running2
4 148   James Hylton Hylton Engineering   (James Hylton) Ford198550running37
5 620   Elmo Langley Clyde Lynn'70 Ford198425running0
6 938   Charlie Glotzbach John McCarthy'70 Dodge198360running0
7 512   Bobby Allison Coca-Cola   (Bobby Allison)'71 Dodge197325running0
81310   Bill Champion Bill Champion'69 Ford193300running0
9 706   Neil Castles Neil Castles'70 Dodge192285running0
101279   Frank Warren Frank Warren'69 Dodge191280running0
111424   Cecil Gordon Cecil Gordon'69 Mercury188275running0
122628   Earl Brooks Earl Brooks'69 Ford182270running0
131030   Walter Ballard Ballard Racing   (Vic Ballard)'71 Ford174265running0
141834   Wendell Scott Wendell Scott'69 Ford172260running0
152570   J.D. McDuffie J.D. McDuffie'71 Chevrolet135255engine0
16 832   Marv Acton Dick Brooks'70 Plymouth115250crash0
171725   Jabe Thomas Don Robertson'69 Plymouth68245oil leak0
182367   Dick May Ron Ronacher'69 Ford63240transmission0
192481   Ken Meisenhelder '69 Ford44235oil leak0
201619   Henley Gray Henley Gray'69 Ford42230engine0
21154   John Sears J. Marvin Mills Heating & Cooling   (John Sears)'69 Dodge39225rear end0
22197   Dean Dalton Dean Dalton'69 Ford10220transmission0
232156   E.J. Trivette Gary Baird'71 Chevrolet10215brakes0
24118   Ed Negre Ed Negre'69 Ford8210oil leak0
252074   Bill Shirey Bill Shirey'69 Plymouth8205clutch0
262288   Ron Keselowski Roger Lubinski'70 Dodge7200quit0

Lap leader breakdown:
# Of
  James Hylton13737
  Benny Parsons3811881
  Richard Petty1191213
  Dick Brooks1221232
  Richard Petty12419774
  Benny Parsons1981981
  Richard Petty1992002