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1973 Southeastern 500

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NASCAR Winston Cup race number 5 of 28
Sunday, March 25, 1973 at Bristol International Speedway, Bristol, TN
500 laps on a 0.533 mile paved track (266.500 miles)

Time of race: 2:57:43
Average speed: 88.952 mph
Pole speed: 107.608 mph
Cautions: 7 for 56 laps
Margin of victory: 2 laps +
Attendance: 32500
Lead changes: 0

Glossary    1973 NASCAR Winston Cup results   /   1973 standings

1 111   Cale Yarborough Kar-Kare   (Richard Howard)'73 Chevrolet5008030running500
2 543   Richard Petty STP   (Petty Enterprises)'73 Dodge4985305running0
3 612   Bobby Allison Coca-Cola   (Bobby Allison)'73 Chevrolet4953855running0
4112   Dave Marcis Marcis Racing   (Dave Marcis)'73 Dodge4841440running0
5 972   Benny Parsons Clyde Lynn's Inc.   (L.G. DeWitt)'71 Mercury4841330running0
61254   Lennie Pond Master Chevy Sales   (Ronnie Elder)'73 Chevrolet482870running0
7 414   Coo Coo Marlin Cunningham-Kelley   (H.B. Cunningham)'72 Chevrolet476805running0
81648   James Hylton Hylton Engineering   (James Hylton)'71 Mercury474830running0
92145   Vic Parsons Seifert Rent-A-Racer   (Bill Seifert)'71 Ford465630running0
102249   John Utsman Spencer Racing   (G.C. Spencer)'72 Dodge462605running0
111005   David Sisco Nashville Glass   (Charlie McGee)'72 Chevrolet457565running0
121864   Elmo Langley Langley Racing   (Elmo Langley)'72 Ford456805running0
13234   John Sears J. Marvin Mills Heating & Air   (J. Marvin Mills)'71 Dodge453795running0
142667   Buddy Arrington Kentucky Fried Chicken   (Buddy Arrington)'72 Plymouth453535running0
15 715   Bobby Isaac Sta-Power Engine Conditioners   (Bud Moore)'73 Ford4502025running0
162744   Richard D. Brown Strong Racing   (Jerry Brown)'70 Chevrolet447515running0
171730   Walter Ballard Ballard Racing   (Vic Ballard)'71 Mercury445755running0
182077   Charlie Roberts Sunny King Ford   (Charlie Roberts)'71 Ford444745running0
192519   Henley Gray Gray Racing   (Henley Gray)'71 Ford439735running0
202496   Richard Childress L.C. Newton Trucking   (Tom Garn)'73 Chevrolet427475running0
211570   J.D. McDuffie McDuffie Racing   (J.D. McDuffie)'71 Chevrolet404735running0
223079   Jabe Thomas Robertson Racing   (Frank Warren)'73 Dodge337700oil leak0
231910   Bill Champion Champion Racing   (Bill Champion)'71 Ford295690transmission0
24 859   Donnie Allison DiProspero Racing   (DiGard Racing)'72 Chevrolet237430steering0
25 371   Buddy Baker K & K Insurance   (Nord Krauskopf)'73 Dodge2251915crash0
26280   Frank Warren Warren Racing   (Eddie Bond)'73 Dodge167415crash0
27147   Dean Dalton Belden Asphalt   (Dean Dalton)'71 Mercury126680steering0
282947   Raymond Williams Jet Way Wax   (Raymond Williams)'72 Ford125645ignition0
29 224   Cecil Gordon Gordon Racing   (Cecil Gordon)'72 Chevrolet105685ignition0
301395   Darrell Waltrip Terminal Transport   (Darrell Waltrip)'71 Mercury51400engine0

Lap leader breakdown:
# Of
  Cale Yarborough1500500