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1985 Permatex 500

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ARCA Permatex SuperCar Series race number 4 of 14
Saturday, May 4, 1985 at Talladega Superspeedway, Talladega, AL
117 laps on a 2.660 mile paved track (311.220 miles)

Time of race: 2:08:20
Average speed: 145.505 mph
Pole speed: 198.306 mph
Cautions: 6 for 28 laps
Margin of victory: .5 cl
Attendance: 35000
Lead changes: 23

Glossary    1985 ARCA Permatex SuperCar Series results   /   1985 standings

1 523   Davey Allison Miller American Racing   (Bill Collins)Buick1178825running30
2 21   Lee Raymond Riverside Auto Parts   (Jim Coyle)Chevrolet117 running3
32297   Red Farmer Corvin Racing   (Jerry Corvin)Chevrolet117 running2
4 135   Bill Venturini Nortown Auto / Caputo Concrete   (Cathy Venturini)Chevrolet117 running22
5 631   Billie Harvey Sheehan Pontiac   (Henley Gray)Chevrolet116 running1
6 738   Bosco Lowe Dyno-Test Race Engines   (Keith Simmons)Chevrolet116 running3
71012   Kirk Bryant Bryant Racing   (Darrell Bryant)Pontiac115 running0
8 983   Bob Dotter Goudie Computer Advisory   (Bill Goudie)Pontiac115 running1
91134   Bob Brevak Race Glaze   (Bob Brevak)Pontiac114 running0
10 429   Grant Adcox Adcox-Kirby Chevrolet   (Herb Adcox)Chevrolet113 running0
11 881   David Sosebee Gwinnett Erectors   (Gober Sosebee)Chevrolet113 running6
122371   Bobby Jacks Tom & Mom Reber   (Mike Redfern)Chevrolet113 running0
133708   Craig Spetman Carl Anderson Racing   (Carl Anderson)Chevrolet113 running0
142680   Gary Weinbroer Weinbroer Motor-TransmissionBuick110 running0
152117   Ken Ragan McCord Gaskets / HootenChevrolet107 crash49
162050   Don Marmor Lombard Auto Wrecking   (Gail Marmor)Pontiac107 running0
172862   Bill Ingram Fogg TruckingBuick105 running0
181273   Joey Sonntag Sonntag Racing   (Joey Sonntag)Chevrolet98 transmission0
19193   Richard Hampton Big John's   (John Litton)Pontiac96 engine0
203059   Tracy Read Car PoolBuick91 crash0
211416   John Todd J.L. Todd AuctionChevrolet80 running0
22340   Scott Stovall Fleet Vehicle Auction   (Jim Stovall)Chevrolet78 transmission0
231306   Bob Schacht Don's Auto Sales   (Wayne Peterson)Buick68 engine0
243343   Gary Nufer Otter Creek SalvageFord59 running0
252445   John McFadden McFadden Dairy   (John McFadden)Buick47 running0
261556   Howard Rose Rose Racing   (H.L. Rose)Buick45 crash0
271661   Glenn Sears Hampton Grading Co.   (Earl Sears)Pontiac44 engine0
283226   Walt Bohland Ford / Carlite   (Jerry Gentile)Ford38 overheating0
292515   Ed Brasefield Confederate ChevroletBuick33 engine0
303896   Eldon Dotson Stoner Racing   (James Stoner)Chevrolet27 crash0
311766   Jim Hall Big Lake Transport   (Jim Hall)Chevrolet26 transmission0
322990   Mark Gibson Bo Gibson Racing   (Bo Gibson)Pontiac24 running0
333152   Jon Fontana Kar KingdomOldsmobile18 engine0
341851   David Simko Mound Steel / Tom Co.   (Elmer Simko)Buick9 engine0
352774   Danny Kelley Bemco Engineering   (Buck Holder)Pontiac8 engine0
36 392   Ralph Jones Country Boy Waterbeds   (Ralph Jones)Ford4 engine0
373598   Tom Meinberg Gaerte Engines   (Art Meinberg)Chevrolet2 engine0
383677   Paul Hansen Hansen Racing   (Jerry Hansen)Chevrolet2 ignition0
393941   Joe Booher A-1 Auto Parts   (Jody Pemberton)Oldsmobile0 did not start0
40405   Greg Sacks Chevrolet0 did not start0

To the back:
Bob Schacht06driver change

Failed to qualify, withdrew, or driver changes:
George Wiltshire05
Brian Tobin11
Burgess White28
Jack Hughes44
Bob Schacht75
Jimmy Ingalls78
John Haver79
Bob Penrod95
DCRandy Smith06Don's Auto SalesWayne PetersonBuick

Lap leader breakdown:
# Of
  Bill Venturini133
  Lee Raymond441
  Bill Venturini584
  Davey Allison92315
  Ken Ragan24285
  Bob Dotter29291
  Red Farmer30312
  Bill Venturini32343
  Ken Ragan35373
  Bill Venturini38458
  Ken Ragan46461
  Davey Allison47471
  David Sosebee48536
  Bosco Lowe54563
  Ken Ragan57626
  Bill Venturini63664
  Billie Harvey67671
  Ken Ragan688215
  Davey Allison83853
  Lee Raymond86872
  Ken Ragan8810013
  Davey Allison1011011
  Ken Ragan1021076
  Davey Allison10811710