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1974 Richmond 500

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NASCAR Winston Cup race number 3 of 30
Sunday, February 24, 1974 at Richmond Fairgrounds Raceway, Richmond, VA
500 laps on a 0.542 mile paved track (271.000 miles)

Time of race: 3:02:02
Average speed: 80.095 mph
Pole speed: 90.362 mph
Cautions: 3 for 16 laps
Margin of victory: 4 sec
Attendance: 16000
Lead changes: 11

Glossary    1974 NASCAR Winston Cup results   /   1974 standings

1 112   Bobby Allison Coca-Cola   (Bobby Allison)'72 Chevrolet5008330running181
2 343   Richard Petty STP Oil Treatment + Oil Filters   (Petty Enterprises)'74 Dodge5005455running163
3 211   Cale Yarborough Kar-Kare   (Richard Howard)'74 Chevrolet4945505running104
4 554   Lennie Pond Master Chevy Sales   (Ronnie Elder)'74 Chevrolet4921730running0
5142   Dave Marcis Deppe Enterprises   (Dave Marcis)'73 Dodge4871705running0
6 648   James Hylton Bob Stott Chevrolet   (James Hylton)'74 Chevrolet4851280running0
71070   J.D. McDuffie McDuffie Racing   (J.D. McDuffie)'72 Chevrolet4831405running0
82890   Bill Dennis Truxmore Industries   (Junie Donlavey)'73 Ford4811080running0
9 964   Elmo Langley Langley Racing   (Elmo Langley)'73 Ford4801305running0
102667   Buddy Arrington Cherokee Construction   (Buddy Arrington)'72 Plymouth4681005running0
111224   Cecil Gordon Gordon Racing   (Cecil Gordon)'72 Chevrolet467945running0
12189   Tony Bettenhausen Jr Vita Fresh Orange Juice   (Gordon Van Liew)'72 Chevrolet463795running0
13 472   Benny Parsons King's Row Fireplace   (L.G. DeWitt)'74 Chevrolet4312900rear end2
142518   Jimmy Hailey Hawks Enterprises'72 Chevrolet421615running0
151906   Neil Castles Howard Furniture   (Neil Castles)'73 Dodge329745rear end0
161196   Richard Childress L.C. Newton Trucking   (Tom Garn)'73 Chevrolet249890oil pump0
17 888   Donnie Allison DiGard Racing   (DiGard Racing)'74 Chevrolet2471100rear end0
182246   Travis Tiller Tiller Racing   (Travis Tiller)'73 Dodge228570overheating0
19 730   Walter Ballard Ballard Racing   (Vic Ballard)'74 Chevrolet201815rear end0
202079   Frank Warren Hinson Construction   (Frank Warren)'74 Dodge177935oil leak0
211698   Richie Panch Tuxedo Plumbing   (Roy Thornley)'72 Chevrolet175700engine0
222340   D.K. Ulrich Noel's Auto Sales   (D.K. Ulrich)'72 Chevrolet146515oil leak0
231505   David Sisco Reliable Plumbing   (David Sisco)'74 Chevrolet116970engine0
24218   Ed Negre Negre Racing   (Ed Negre)'73 Dodge106495engine0
252751   Jerry Hufflin Strong Racing   (Bill Strong)'72 Chevrolet102485engine0
262425   Jabe Thomas Robertson Racing   (Don Robertson)'73 Dodge75720fuel pump0
271710   Bill Champion Champion Racing   (Bill Champion)'72 Ford62620engine0
28137   Dean Dalton Belden Asphalt   (Dean Dalton)'74 Chevrolet56720engine0

Lap leader breakdown:
# Of
  (not scored)15050
  Cale Yarborough5112575
  Benny Parsons1261261
  Cale Yarborough12713711
  Richard Petty13816831
  Benny Parsons1691691
  Richard Petty1701701
  Cale Yarborough17118818
  Richard Petty189306118
  Bobby Allison30739589
  Richard Petty39640813
  Bobby Allison40950092