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1972 Sierra Mesa 100

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NASCAR Winston West Series race number 5 of 30
Sunday, May 14, 1972 at Sierra Mesa National Raceway, Marysville, CA
100 laps on a 0.500 mile paved track (50.000 miles)

Time of race: 0:45:00
Average speed: 66.666 mph
Pole speed: 92.487 mph
Cautions: 3 for 29 laps
Margin of victory: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Lead changes: 2

Glossary    1972 NASCAR Winston West Series results   /   1972 standings

1 496   Ray Elder Olympia Brewing Co.   (Fred Elder)'71 Dodge1001600running2175
2 302   Dick Bown Ober Logging   (Mike Ober)'72 Plymouth99950running7073.75
31068   Sonny Easley Speedway Engineering   (Jerry Lankford)'69 Ford99550running072.75
4 727   Chuck Bown Dick Bown'70 Plymouth99425running071.75
5 84   Dick Kranzler Millwee Construction   (Dick Kranzler)'72 Chevrolet98350running070.5
6 515   Paul Dorrity Glenn Dorrity Trucking   (Glen Dorrity)'72 Chevrolet96245running069
71695   Bob Kauf Wrought Iron Co.   (Paul Stockwell)'72 Chevrolet95165running067.75
8 104   Hershel McGriff Beryl Jackson'70 Plymouth95150running966.75
91834   Ron McKenna Barbara Graham'71 Chevrolet93135running065.25
102106   Bill Butts Speedway Engineering   (Gary Sigman)'72 Dodge92125running064
111211   Harry Schilling '70 Dodge82120running060.5
12 600   Frank James Jim Calder'72 Chevrolet82110oil pan059.5
13153   John Soares, Jr. John Soares, Jr.'70 Dodge72100running056
14248   Bob England Bob England'70 Chevrolet66100running053.5
151440   Les Loeser, Jr. San Fernando Valley Lumber   (Jerry Lankford)'72 Chevrolet64100clutch052
16 27   Jack McCoy Noble Auto Parts   (Ernie Conn)'71 Dodge49100throttle047.25
17 989   Don Noel Rainbow Western Sales   (Don Noel)'71 Ford49100ignition046.25
181331   Markey James Tony Oddo'72 Chevrolet42100crash043.5
19111   Dave Alonzo Gerald Alonzo'69 Dodge3790overheating041.25
202044   T.B. Smallwood T.B. Smallwood'69 Chevrolet3180crash038.75
212233   Glenn Francis L.J. Associates   (Bill Andersen)'70 Chevrolet1870running034.5
221982   Ron Gautsche Tognotti's Speed Shop   (Ron Gautsche)'71 Ford1265running032
231721   Roger Parr Continental Accessories   (Roger Parr)'70 Dodge960drive shaft030.25
242391   Johnny Anderson Don Nuzum'69 Chevrolet660running028.5

Failed to qualify, withdrew, or driver changes:
Willie McNeal139F&W RestaurantFrances McNealFord

Lap leader breakdown:
# Of
  Hershel McGriff199
  Dick Bown107970
  Ray Elder8010021