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1973 Tuborg Classic 150

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NASCAR Winston West Series race number 16 of 21
Sunday, August 26, 1973 at Laguna Seca Raceway, Monterey, CA
79 laps on a 1.900 mile road course (150.100 miles)

Time of race: 1:57:11
Average speed: 76.802 mph
Pole speed: 92.602 mph
Cautions: 5 for 22 laps
Margin of victory: .9 sec
Attendance: 16800
Lead changes: 8

Glossary    1973 NASCAR Winston West Series results   /   1973 standings

11568   Sonny Easley Cal Coast Carriers   (Jerry Lankford)'73 Ford792300running8119.25
2 27   Jack McCoy Noble Auto Parts   (Ernie Conn)'73 Dodge791650running13108.25
3 104   Hershel McGriff Olympia Brewery / The Cousins   (Beryl Jackson)'73 Plymouth791200running30107.25
4 338   Jimmy Insolo Bill Martin's Union 76   (Roger Paquette)'72 Chevrolet79850running6106.25
5 642   Richard White Barnicle Oil Co.   (Dean Barnicle)'71 Ford79750running0105.25
6 931   Markey James James Racing   (Tony Oddo)'73 Chevrolet79590running0104.25
7193   John Soares, Jr. Maverick Restaurant   (J.A. Delvecchio)'73 Dodge79565running0103.25
8 584   J.C. Danielsen Danielson Distributors   (Louis Nissen)'72 Mercury79540running0102.25
9139   Carl Adams Marck Motors / Quaker State Oil   (Richard Mummert)'71 Ford78520running0100.5
102182   Ron Gautsche Tognotti's Speed Shop   (Ron Gautsche)'71 Ford77500running098.75
112521   Pete Torres Torres Racing   (Pete Torres)'69 Ford77480running00
122493   Jerry Kunze Ponderosa Plumbing   (Robert Stewart)'69 Ford76460running00
132755   Jerry Barnett Barnett Racing   (Joe Barnett)'72 Chevrolet76440running095
143028   Vic Irvan Auto Parts Service / Irvan Racing   (Robert Turner)'69 Ford75420running00
152098   Ray Schriever Schriever Racing   (Wyman C. Blankenship)'69 Ford75400running00
161414   Doug McGriff McGriff Racing   (Hershel McGriff)'72 Chevrolet74380running090.5
172901   George Behlman Behlman Racing   (James Boyd)'72 Chevrolet74360running089.5
18 803   Chuck Bown Rose Auto Wrecking   (Dick Bown)'72 Dodge72340differential2287
191137   Chuck Wahl Excel Trailer Co.   (DuWayne Wahl)'72 Chevrolet69320running083.75
20 777   Nels Miller Cannon Industries / Miller Racing   (Nels Miller)'73 Chevrolet68300running082
211847   Sam Stanley Stanley Racing   (Charles Wagoner)'71 Ford65280throttle078.75
221796   Ray Elder Olympia Brewery   (Fred Elder)'73 Dodge62460running075.5
232329   Robert Dunn Dunn Racing   (Duane Dunn)'69 Ford59240oil pressure00
24 402   Dick Bown Ober Logging   (Mike Ober)'73 Dodge40230crash057
251213   Eddie Bradshaw Bradshaw Racing   (Willard Surgener)'69 Chevrolet32225oil pan00
26225   Sam Beler Beler Racing   (Sam Beler)'72 Chevrolet21220crash040.75
27104   Dick Kranzler Kranzler Racing   (Dick Kranzler)'72 Chevrolet17215engine036.75
282641   Ernie Stierly Stierly Racing   (Ernie Stierly)'70 Chevrolet8210oil leak029
292856   Jim Benison Jo Kel & Grumbo Ent. / Benison Racing   (Jerry Davis)'69 Chevrolet5205transmission00
30160   Harry Schilling Schilling Racing   (J.A. Delvecchio)'72 Chevrolet1200transmission021.75

Failed to qualify, withdrew, or driver changes:
Sam Hall1Gerald CrakerChevrolet
Ed Moss6West Covina Auto PartsStanceil SeeleyFord
Steve Pfeifer08Steve PfeiferChevrolet
Clem Proctor10Proctor RacingCarl DaneFord
Bruce Blodgett45Bruce BlodgettFord
Steve Froines61Cos CancillaPlymouth
Steve Vaughn73Vaughn RacingSteve VaughnChevrolet
Norm Palmer90O.R. AthearnPlymouth
Bob Kennedy94Mollicone Racing EnginesPhil KordChevrolet

Caution flag breakdown:
# Of
13153   debris 
27304   #5,7 accident turn 6 
41488   #02 accident t9 and #9 stalled start-finish 
61655   #55 spun turn 9 
76772   #03 stalled turn 5 
  Percent of race run under caution: 27.8%             Average green flag run: 9.5 laps

Lap leader breakdown:
# Of
  Hershel McGriff11313
  Jack McCoy142613
  Jimmy Insolo27315
  Hershel McGriff324817
  Jimmy Insolo49491
  Chuck Bown507021
  Sonny Easley71711
  Chuck Bown72721
  Sonny Easley73797