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1971 Myers Brothers 250

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NASCAR Winston Cup race number 34 of 48
Friday, August 6, 1971 at Bowman Gray Stadium, Winston-Salem, NC
250 laps on a 0.250 mile paved track (62.500 miles)

Time of race: 1:23:47
Average speed: 44.792 mph
Pole speed: 55.283 mph
Cautions: 6 for 36 laps
Margin of victory: 3 sec
Attendance: 14000
Lead changes: 1

Glossary    1971 NASCAR Winston Cup results   /   1971 standings

12222   Randy Hutchison Warren Prout'69 Camaro230250running0
182506   Neil Castles Neil Castles'70 Dodge94220battery0
17268   Ed Negre Ed Negre'69 Ford97225carburetor0
111610   Bill Champion Bill Champion'70 Ford234255running0
51511   Dave Marcis James Rupe'69 Camaro244325running0
3 314   Jim Paschal Cliff Stewart'70 Javelin249400running0
7 415   Wayne Andrews Reid Shaw'71 Mustang242275running0
16 721   Tommy Andrews Tommy Andrews'69 Mustang103230engine0
241124   Cecil Gordon Cecil Gordon'69 Mercury13200quit0
82125   Jabe Thomas Don Robertson'70 Plymouth240270running0
26 626   Earl Brooks Earl Brooks'69 Ford8200transmission0
192828   Bill Hollar Earl Brooks'69 Ford83215brakes0
101830   Walter Ballard Ballard Racing   (Vic Ballard)'71 Ford238260running0
252434   Wendell Scott Wendell Scott'69 Ford9200clutch0
202041   Ken Meisenhelder Ken Meisenhelder'69 Chevrolet56210overheating0
2 143   Richard Petty Petty Enterprises'70 Plymouth250600running112
14 544   Ken Rush Johnny Wheeler'69 Camaro117240crash0
281345   Bill Seifert Bill Seifert'69 Ford1200quit0
22 848   James Hylton Hylton Engineering   (James Hylton)'70 Ford38200steering0
1 249   Bobby Allison Coca-Cola / Rollins Leasing   (Melvin Joseph)'70 Mustang2501000running138
61955   Tiny Lund Ronnie Hopkins'69 Camaro243500running0
151264   Elmo Langley Elmo Langley'69 Mercury109235ignition0
131470   J.D. McDuffie J.D. McDuffie'69 Mercury225245running0
272773   Jerry Churchill Jerry Churchill'69 Ford3200overheating0
292374   Bill Shirey Bill Shirey'69 Plymouth1200quit0
231079   Frank Warren Frank Warren'69 Dodge18200transmission0
91786   David Ray Boggs David Ray Boggs'71 Firebird238265running0
4 987   Buck Baker Buck Baker'71 Firebird247350running0
212996   Richard Childress Tom Garn'70 Chevrolet40205engine0

Lap leader breakdown:
# Of
  Richard Petty1112112
  Bobby Allison113250138