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1972 Fun Sun 200

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Grand National East Series race number 8 of 15
Saturday, June 17, 1972 at Myrtle Beach Speedway, Myrtle Beach, SC
200 laps on a 0.500 mile paved track (100.000 miles)

Time of race: 1:34:00
Average speed: 63.829 mph
Pole speed: 77.61 mph
Cautions: 6 for 37 laps
Margin of victory: 1 lap +
Attendance: n/a
Lead changes: 2

Glossary    1972 Grand National East Series results   /   1972 standings

1 145   Elmo Langley Seifert Racing   (Bill Seifert)'71 Ford2001300running90
2 206   Neil Castles Howard Furniture   (Neil Castles)'71 Dodge199800running110
3 61   Randy Hutchison Warren Prout'70 Chevrolet199550running0
41599   Sam Sommers Don Miller'69 Chevrolet199350running0
51926   Earl Brooks Earl Brooks'70 Ford194325running0
6297   Jimmy Vaughn Wayne Vaughn'69 Chevrolet193300running0
71455   Tiny Lund Ronnie Hopkins'72 Pontiac192475running0
8243   Baxter Price Patsy Long Price'69 Chevrolet192270running0
9 557   David Ray Boggs R.L. Boggs'70 Dodge192265running0
102334   Wendell Scott Scott Racing   (Wendell Scott)'70 Ford191260running0
111213   Eddie Yarboro Eddie Yarboro'70 Plymouth191255running0
122717   Ernie Shaw Ernie Shaw'70 Ford190250running0
133054   Bobby Fleming Bobby Fleming'72 Chevrolet190245running0
14160   E.J. Trivette Stan Starr'72 Chevrolet189240running0
151840   D.K. Ulrich D.K. Ulrich'71 Ford183235running0
16 836   H.B. Bailey H.B. Bailey'72 Pontiac181230oil line0
172004   Jimmy Hailey Roscoe Leonard'71 AMC175225running0
182529   Bill Hollar Bill Hollar'69 Ford165220oil pressure0
19 987   Buck Baker Buck Baker'71 Pontiac165215engine0
201097   Wayne Andrews Thomas Brothers Hams   (Jack St. Clair)'70 Ford143210brake drum0
21 751   Dub Simpson William Strong'71 Chevrolet138205gas line0
22176   Tom Pistone '72 Pontiac112200brakes0
232127   Frank Sessoms Gwen Blackwell'70 Chevrolet78200engine0
242696   Richard Childress Richard Childress'72 Chevrolet69200axle0
25 441   Gary Myers Taylor Myers'70 Ford69200quit0
26114   John Sears J. Marvin Mills'70 Dodge53200oil pressure0
271374   Bill Shirey Bill Shirey'70 Plymouth52200ignition0
282861   Tommy Lechlider '69 Chevrolet40200a frame0
29 314   Jim Paschal H.C. Stewart'72 Pontiac31200engine0
302264   Bill Seifert Elmo Langley'71 Ford2200water hose0

Failed to qualify, withdrew, or driver changes:
DCLeeRoy Yarbrough45Bill SeifertFord

Lap leader breakdown:
# Of
  Elmo Langley13131
  Neil Castles32142111
  Elmo Langley14320058