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1979 Nashville ARCA 100


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ARCA Racing Series race number 3 of 9
Sunday, June 3, 1979 at Nashville International Raceway, Nashville, TN
100 laps on a 0.625 mile paved track (62.500 miles)

Time of race: n/a
Average speed: n/a
Pole speed: 108.277 mph
Cautions: 3 for 21 laps
Margin of victory: n/a
Attendance: 5000
Lead changes: 0

Glossary    1979 ARCA Racing Series results   /   1979 standings

PosSt#DriverCarLapsMoneyStatusLed
1 11   Marvin Smith Jim CoyleOldsmobile100 running100
2 376   Bob Dotter Bill HahnleinBuick100 running0
3 599   Joe Raymond Chevrolet100 running0
4 881   Jim Cushman Gene White   (William Lawrence)Plymouth100 running0
5 20   Moose Myers Jim StovallChevrolet100 running0
6 48   Bobby Watson Buick98 running0
7 696   Steve Ellis Pontiac98 running0
81134   Darrell Basham Mercury96 running0
91777   Greg Pike Greg PikeFord96 running0
101302   Jack Wallace Chevrolet96 running0
111472   Charlie Paxton Chevrolet95 running0
122288   Ned Tracy Ford94 running0
131818   Bob Slawinski Chevrolet92 running0
14 736   Alan Sheppard Chevrolet91 fuel0
15124   Larry Smith Chevrolet90 head gasket0
161930   Tony Rose Chevrolet86 rear end0
172027   Larry Hayes Ford74 overheating0
182115   Hubert West Chevrolet43 crash0
192398   Ralph Jones Ralph JonesFord33 brakes0
201526   L.T. Wechtel Chevrolet31 rocker arm0
21102   Donnie Martin Plymouth30 oil temp0
221655   Rick Roland Oldsmobile29 oil leak0
23 97   Gary Sharp Chevrolet6 crash0
242460   Russ Chapman Chevrolet5 oil leak0

Failed to qualify, withdrew, or driver changes:
PosNameNbrSponsorOwnerCar
Joe Wallace
Tony Cunningham14Chevrolet
WDKyle Petty44Chevrolet

Caution flag breakdown:
ConditionFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
ReasonFree
Pass
155  
6138   #7,96 accident turn 1 
144835  
49579   #15 accident turn 2 
589437  
95984   #18 spun turn 4 
991002  
  Percent of race run under caution: 21.0%             Average green flag run: 19.8 laps

Lap leader breakdown:
LeaderFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
  Marvin Smith1100100