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1974 Winston 500

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NASCAR Winston Cup race number 10 of 30
Sunday, May 5, 1974 at Alabama International Motor Speedway, Talladega, AL
188 laps on a 2.660 mile paved track (500.080 miles)

Time of race: 3:28:09
Average speed: 130.22 mph
Pole speed: 186.086 mph
Cautions: 6 for 60 laps
Margin of victory: .17 sec
Attendance: 40000
Lead changes: 53

Glossary    1974 NASCAR Winston Cup results   /   1974 standings

1 121   David Pearson Purolator   (Wood Brothers)'73 Mercury18820785running58
21172   Benny Parsons King's Row Fireplace   (L.G. DeWitt)'74 Chevrolet18815015running9
32443   Richard Petty STP Oil Treatment + Oil Filters   (Petty Enterprises)'74 Dodge18811245running0
41990   Charlie Glotzbach Truxmore Industries   (Junie Donlavey)'72 Ford1886490running1
52654   Lennie Pond Master Chevy Sales   (Ronnie Elder)'74 Chevrolet1874640running0
6222   Dave Marcis Deppe Enterprises   (Dave Marcis)'73 Dodge1873615running0
71314   Coo Coo Marlin Cunningham-Kelley   (H.B. Cunningham)'73 Chevrolet1872675running7
8 928   Sam McQuagg Pylon Wiper Blades   (Hoss Ellington)'74 Chevrolet1872425running1
9 511   Cale Yarborough Kar-Kare   (Richard Howard)'74 Chevrolet1875000running0
104857   Bob Burcham Precision Specialties   (Jack White)'74 Chevrolet1871825running0
112796   Richard Childress L.C. Newton Trucking   (Tom Garn)'73 Chevrolet1862400running0
121704   Hershel McGriff Almost Heaven, West Virginia   (Petty Enterprises)'74 Dodge1851975running0
133225   Roy Mayne Star City Body Shop   (Don Robertson)'73 Dodge1852350running0
143848   James Hylton Stott   (James Hylton)'74 Chevrolet1852225running0
151542   Marty Robbins Robbins Racing   (Marty Robbins)'73 Dodge1851950running0
162131   Jim Vandiver Vandiver Racing   (O.L. Nixon)'72 Dodge1852075running1
172993   Jackie Rogers Frederick Homes   (Ray Frederick)'74 Chevrolet1841715running0
181079   Frank Warren Soderhamn Manufacturing   (Frank Warren)'74 Dodge1842475running0
194370   J.D. McDuffie McDuffie Racing   (J.D. McDuffie)'72 Chevrolet1822200running1
204661   Iggy Katona Ward Racing   (Don Bierschwale)'74 Chevrolet1811675running0
213424   Cecil Gordon Gordon Racing   (Cecil Gordon)'72 Chevrolet1792150running0
224056   Carl Adams Marck Motors   (Richard Mummert)'72 Ford1771525running0
234764   Elmo Langley Langley Racing   (Elmo Langley)'72 Ford1772000running0
243130   Walter Ballard Ballard Racing   (Vic Ballard)'74 Chevrolet1752075running0
252318   Joe Frasson Frasson Cement   (Joe Frasson)'74 Dodge1711700engine0
265040   D.K. Ulrich Noel's Auto Sales   (D.K. Ulrich)'72 Chevrolet1711425running0
27 797   Red Farmer Long-Lewis   (Willie Humphries)'72 Ford1661400running0
28 315   George Follmer R.C. Cola   (Bud Moore)'73 Ford1654575engine26
291632   Dick Brooks Simoniz   (Dick Brooks)'74 Dodge1531600engine0
30189   Tony Bettenhausen Jr Vita Fresh Orange Juice   (Gordon Van Liew)'72 Chevrolet1471525engine0
31 612   Bobby Allison Coca-Cola   (Bobby Allison)'74 Chevrolet1464300engine15
321474   Randy Tissot Tilitco Enterprises   (Randy Tissot)'73 Chevrolet1341625engine8
333971   Buddy Baker K & K Insurance   (Nord Krauskopf)'74 Dodge1231850engine0
34448   Ed Negre Negre Racing   (Ed Negre)'73 Dodge1211375engine0
354546   Travis Tiller Tiller Racing   (Travis Tiller)'73 Dodge1181200engine0
36 888   Donnie Allison DiGard Racing   (DiGard Racing)'74 Chevrolet1082175clutch3
37 216   Gary Bettenhausen AMC   (Roger Penske)'74 Matador1051650crash35
382841   Grant Adcox Adcox-Kirby   (Herb Adcox)'74 Chevrolet1041325crash0
393505   David Sisco Reliable Plumbing   (David Sisco)'74 Chevrolet941600engine0
403707   Jerry Schild Rush Johnson'72 Chevrolet921075running0
413684   Johnny Ray Kenworth Trucks   (Buster Davis)'73 Dodge861050running0
42305   John Martin Lode Star   (Doc Faustina)'74 Dodge841125engine0
432066   Terry Link Rey-Co Control   (Mike Link)'72 Pontiac841150engine0
444298   Richie Panch Tracmaster   (Roy Thornley)'72 Ford831025engine0
453377   Neil Bonnett Roberts Racing   (Charlie Roberts)'72 Chevrolet511450oil line0
462567   Buddy Arrington Arrington Racing   (Buddy Arrington)'72 Plymouth51950ignition0
474968   Alton Jones Crimson Dale Nursery   (Butch Hawkersmith)'73 Chevrolet50900overheating0
48 435   Dan Daughtry DM Construction   (Morris Davis)'72 Ford43975engine5
49417   Dean Dalton Belden Asphalt   (Dean Dalton)'74 Chevrolet391575engine0
501252   Earl Ross Carling Red Cap   (Allan Brooke)'74 Chevrolet281175engine0

Failed to qualify, withdrew, or driver changes:
Bill Champion10Champion RacingBill ChampionFord
Jimmy Crawford22World Wide TapesCrawford BrothersPlymouth
Robert Brown58Allan BrownChevrolet
Ramo Stott83Smithville FarmsNorris ReedChevrolet
Darrell Waltrip95Terminal TransportDarrell WaltripChevrolet

Lap leader breakdown:
# Of
  (not scored)11818
  Gary Bettenhausen19191
  Dan Daughtry20201
  David Pearson21222
  Gary Bettenhausen23231
  David Pearson24296
  Dan Daughtry30334
  Randy Tissot34341
  Bobby Allison35351
  George Follmer36361
  Bobby Allison37371
  Gary Bettenhausen38425
  Donnie Allison43431
  Bobby Allison44441
  Randy Tissot45451
  Coo Coo Marlin46527
  Gary Bettenhausen53542
  George Follmer55628
  Gary Bettenhausen637614
  Randy Tissot77793
  J.D. McDuffie80801
  Sam McQuagg81811
  Benny Parsons82832
  Gary Bettenhausen84918
  David Pearson92976
  Gary Bettenhausen981003
  Donnie Allison1011011
  Bobby Allison1021021
  Donnie Allison1031031
  Gary Bettenhausen1041041
  Charlie Glotzbach1051051
  Randy Tissot1061061
  Bobby Allison1071137
  David Pearson1141218
  George Follmer1221243
  Jim Vandiver1251251
  Randy Tissot1261272
  Bobby Allison1281303
  David Pearson1311311
  George Follmer1321343
  David Pearson1351362
  George Follmer1371382
  Benny Parsons1391424
  Bobby Allison1431431
  David Pearson1441485
  George Follmer1491546
  David Pearson1551551
  George Follmer1561561
  David Pearson1571582
  George Follmer1591602
  David Pearson1611699
  Benny Parsons1701712
  David Pearson17218817