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1975 Talladega 500

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NASCAR Winston Cup race number 19 of 30
Sunday, August 17, 1975 at Alabama International Motor Speedway, Talladega, AL
188 laps on a 2.660 mile paved track (500.080 miles)

Time of race: 3:49:14
Average speed: 130.892 mph
Pole speed: 191.34 mph
Cautions: 8 for 61 laps
Margin of victory: 5 feet
Attendance: 60000
Lead changes: 60

Glossary    1975 NASCAR Winston Cup results   /   1975 standings

1 215   Buddy Baker Sunny King   (Bud Moore)'73 Ford18826390running93185
2 743   Richard Petty STP   (Petty Enterprises)'74 Dodge18817295running21175
3 428   Donnie Allison Gilmore Enterprises   (Hoss Ellington)'75 Chevrolet1879295running23170
4 171   Dave Marcis K & K Insurance   (Nord Krauskopf)'74 Dodge1869620running0160
51914   Coo Coo Marlin Cunningham-Kelley   (H.B. Cunningham)'75 Chevrolet1865220running5160
6 672   Benny Parsons King's Row Fireplace   (L.G. DeWitt)'75 Chevrolet1856320running1155
72048   James Hylton Nitro 9   (James Hylton)'74 Chevrolet1834220running6151
82218   Joe Frasson Frasson Racing   (Joe Frasson)'75 Chevrolet1832745running1147
92860   Jackie Rogers Viglione Racing   (Lou Viglione)'75 Chevrolet1822720running2143
101124   Cecil Gordon Bob Stott Motors   (Cecil Gordon)'75 Chevrolet1813020running0134
11407   Dean Dalton Belden Asphalt   (Dean Dalton)'73 Ford1812445running0130
123837   Bruce Jacobi Opal's Truck Stop   (Opal Voight)'75 Chevrolet1812370running0127
131896   Richard Childress Ashville Savings Bank   (Tom Garn)'75 Chevrolet1812720running1129
143264   Elmo Langley Independent Auto Salvage   (Elmo Langley)'73 Ford1792620running0121
153382   Ferrel Harris Dan Walters Forever   (Ferrel Harris)'74 Dodge1782020running0118
164119   Jabe Thomas Russell's Used Cars   (Henley Gray)'74 Chevrolet1771910running0115
174979   Frank Warren Soderhamn Manufacturing   (Frank Warren)'74 Dodge1772370running0112
18478   Ed Negre 10,000 RPM Speed Equipment   (Ed Negre)'74 Dodge1772320running0109
192392   Billy Hagan Stratagraph   (Billy Hagan)'75 Chevrolet1751770running0106
203933   Jeff Handy Handy Racing   (Jeff Handy)'75 Chevrolet1741820running0103
214476   A.J. Reno Dahlonega Equipment   (George Avery)'73 Ford1701670running0100
224825   Earl Brooks Thomas Racing   (Don Robertson)'74 Chevrolet1701620running097
233065   Carl Adams Adams Racing   (Richard Mummert)'73 Ford1691870running094
245067   Buddy Arrington Arrington Racing   (Buddy Arrington)'73 Plymouth1692020running091
254240   D.K. Ulrich Garden State Auto Body   (D.K. Ulrich)'75 Chevrolet1681470running088
262961   Joe Mihalic Pittsburgh: Someplace Special   (Lou Viglione)'75 Chevrolet1621420engine085
271303   David Sisco Reliable Plumbing   (David Sisco)'75 Chevrolet1551370ignition287
28431   Bill Ward Ward Racing   (Bill Ward)'75 Chevrolet1451320clutch079
29 916   Bobby Allison Coca-Cola / AMC   (Roger Penske)'75 Matador1281770engine981
304510   Bill Champion Champion Racing   (Bill Champion)'73 Ford1241220clutch073
311247   Bruce Hill Hill Racing   (Bruce Hill)'75 Chevrolet1091570clutch070
32 854   Lennie Pond Master Chevy Sales   (Ronnie Elder)'75 Chevrolet1051545engine067
332531   Jim Vandiver Triple Elkhorn Mining   (Harry Ranier)'74 Dodge1021020engine064
343738   Grant Adcox Varner Realty   (Tom Williams)'75 Chevrolet101995engine061
351012   Neil Bonnett Richard Kelley   (Bobby Allison)'74 Chevrolet972070engine1263
364691   Harold Miller Miller Racing   (Harold Miller)'75 Chevrolet96945wheel bearing055
371735   Darel Dieringer DM Construction   (Morris Davis)'73 Ford821020engine257
382190   Dick Brooks Truxmore Industries   (Junie Donlavey)'73 Ford721745crash554
39 321   David Pearson Purolator   (Wood Brothers)'73 Mercury641670engine251
401477   Johnny Ray Blackwell Kenworth   (Clay Blackwell)'75 Chevrolet54770engine043
411511   Cale Yarborough Holly Farms   (Junior Johnson)'75 Chevrolet423845engine145
42 588   Darrell Waltrip Terminal Transport   (DiGard Racing)'75 Chevrolet393370engine242
431698   Richie Panch Grey-Rock Brake Products   (Bettie Panch)'75 Chevrolet241195engine034
442697   Red Farmer Long-Lewis   (Ed Clark)'73 Ford8670engine031
452770   J.D. McDuffie Glenn's Landscaping   (J.D. McDuffie)'75 Chevrolet61145crash028
463126   Tiny Lund King Enterprises   (A.J. King)'74 Dodge6620crash025
473666   Terry Link Mechanical Appliance   (Mike Link)'74 Pontiac6595crash022
482430   Walter Ballard Clyde Lynn Auto Parts   (Walter Ballard)'75 Chevrolet61095crash019
493549   G.C. Spencer Spencer Racing   (G.C. Spencer)'74 Dodge4545ignition016
503474   Randy Tissot Tilitco Enterprises   (Charles Little)'74 Chevrolet1520engine013

Lap leader breakdown:
# Of
  Buddy Baker122
  Darrell Waltrip331
  Buddy Baker41411
  David Pearson15162
  James Hylton17215
  Darrell Waltrip22221
  Bobby Allison23231
  Cale Yarborough24241
  Buddy Baker25273
  Neil Bonnett28358
  David Sisco36361
  Joe Frasson37371
  David Sisco38381
  Benny Parsons39391
  Buddy Baker40434
  Coo Coo Marlin44463
  Jackie Rogers47482
  Richard Childress49491
  Donnie Allison50512
  Dick Brooks52565
  Coo Coo Marlin57582
  James Hylton59591
  Bobby Allison60601
  Donnie Allison61622
  Buddy Baker63653
  Donnie Allison66716
  Bobby Allison72765
  Darel Dieringer77782
  Donnie Allison79813
  Buddy Baker82854
  Neil Bonnett86894
  Bobby Allison90912
  Buddy Baker92987
  Donnie Allison99991
  Buddy Baker1001023
  Donnie Allison1031042
  Buddy Baker1051062
  Donnie Allison1071082
  Buddy Baker1091113
  Donnie Allison1121132
  Richard Petty1141163
  Buddy Baker1171204
  Donnie Allison1211211
  Buddy Baker1221287
  Richard Petty1291302
  Buddy Baker1311322
  Richard Petty1331353
  Buddy Baker13614914
  Richard Petty1501545
  Buddy Baker1551562
  Donnie Allison1571582
  Buddy Baker1591635
  Richard Petty1641663
  Buddy Baker1671671
  Richard Petty1681692
  Buddy Baker1701723
  Richard Petty1731731
  Buddy Baker1741752
  Richard Petty1761772
  Buddy Baker17818811

Points Standings after this race:
1   Richard Petty 3149    
2   Dave Marcis 2596   -553  
3   James Hylton 2513   -636  
4   Benny Parsons 2464   -685  
5   Richard Childress 2418   -731  
6   Cecil Gordon 2325   -824  
7   Darrell Waltrip 2323   -826  
8   Elmo Langley 2115   -1034  
9   David Pearson 2008   -1141  
10   Walter Ballard 1968   -1181  
11   Frank Warren 1949   -1200  
12   Buddy Baker 1948   -1201  
13   Cale Yarborough 1934   -1215  
14   Ed Negre 1894   -1255  
15   David Sisco 1881   -1268  
16   Dick Brooks 1797   -1352  
17   Buddy Arrington 1625   -1524  
18   Coo Coo Marlin 1610   -1539  
19   Bruce Hill 1601   -1548  
20   J.D. McDuffie 1567   -1582  
21   Carl Adams 1412   -1737