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1972 Oly 250

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NASCAR Winston West Series race number 28 of 30
Saturday, September 16, 1972 at Ascot Park, Gardena, CA
250 laps on a 0.500 mile dirt track (125.000 miles)

Time of race: 1:45:00
Average speed: 71.428 mph
Pole speed: 71.713 mph
Cautions: 2 for 20 laps
Margin of victory: n/a
Attendance: 4124
Lead changes: 2

Glossary    1972 NASCAR Winston West Series results   /   1972 standings

1 302   Dick Bown Ober Logging   (Mike Ober)'72 Plymouth2501750running156112.5
2 27   Jack McCoy Noble Auto Parts Special   (Ernie Conn)'72 Dodge2491230running94111.25
3 406   Bill Butts Gary Sigman'72 Dodge248890running0110
4123   John Soares, Jr. John Soares, Jr.'70 Dodge239650running0106.75
5 531   Markey James Tony Oddo'72 Chevrolet239550running0105.75
6 888   Don Noel Don Noel'71 Ford237450running0104.25
7 696   Ray Elder Olympia Brewing Co.   (Fred Elder)'71 Dodge237600running0103.25
81004   Hershel McGriff Beryl Jackson'70 Plymouth230350running0100.5
91437   Chuck Wahl DuWayne Wahl'72 Chevrolet222300running097.5
10 74   Dick Kranzler Dick Kranzler'72 Chevrolet213250running094.25
112009   Carl Adams Paul Burchard'71 Ford212225running093
12 957   Don Graham Don Guy'72 Chevrolet204215running090
131747   Sam Stanley Charles Wagoner'71 Ford201200running088.25
142301   Pete Torres Pete Torres'69 Ford157200ignition076.25
151986   Sonny Easley Jerry Lankford'69 Ford154190running074.5
161600   Frank James Jim Calder'72 Chevrolet146180transmission071.5
172682   Ron Gautsche Tognotti's Speed Shop   (Ron Gautsche)'71 Ford142175ignition069.5
182262   Tru Cheek Jess Gillard / Wayne England'72 Chevrolet131165clutch065.75
191533   Glenn Francis Bill Andersen'72 Chevrolet125150transmission063.25
201128   Vic Irvan Salinas Body Shop   (Robert Turner)'69 Ford112150crash059
212195   Bob Kauf Paul Stockwell'72 Chevrolet91125engine052.75
222521   Roger Parr Roger Parr'70 Dodge90125crash051.5
23 184   J.C. Danielsen Jim Danielson'71 Mercury79115oil pressure047.75
242797   Jimmy Insolo Carl Dane'72 Ford66105engine043.5
251842   Jim Whitt Dean Barnicle'71 Ford40100distributor036
261327   Chuck Bown Dick Bown'70 Plymouth36100axle034
272873   Perry Cottingham Kenny-Bell Enterprises   (Perry Cottingham)'71 Buick20100engine029
282422   Robert Banuelos Robert Banuelos'69 Plymouth10100crash025.5

Failed to qualify, withdrew, or driver changes:
Chuck Hetrick25Donald HetrickChevrolet
Jimmy Insolo38Marvin RawleyChevrolet
Bob Clough45Bob CloughFord
Bruce Kratt81Earl KrattDodge
DCRon Rea97Carl DaneFord

Caution flag breakdown:
# Of
213010   #22 accident frontstretch 
11712610   #28 accident turn 3 
  Percent of race run under caution: 8.0%             Average green flag run: 76.7 laps

Lap leader breakdown:
# Of
  Jack McCoy19494
  Dick Bown95250156