Contact Us !
Home | Drivers | Owners | Tracks | Sprint Cup | Nationwide | CWTS | KNPSW | KNPSE | IndyCar | ARCA | F1 | Tudor | Random
Links for this race (some data may be unavailable):
    Race Results     Qualifying Results   Loop Data Stats   Pit Stops
  Comments (10)   Video Links (0)     Crew Chiefs  

1970 Southern 500 qualifying results


Previous race results / Next race results                     Previous at this track / Next at this track

NASCAR Grand National race number 38 of 48
Monday, September 7, 1970 at Darlington Raceway, Darlington, SC
367 laps on a 1.366 mile paved track (501.3 miles)

Time of race: 3:55:03
Average Speed: 128.817 mph
Pole Speed: 150.555 mph
Cautions: 9 for 50 laps
Margin of Victory: 1 lp 4 cl
Attendance: 69,500
Lead changes: 19

Glossary    1970 NASCAR Grand National results   /   1970 standings



Qualifying results for this race:
RankDriverNbrCarTimeSpeed 
1   David Pearson17Ford32.663   150.555    
2   Buddy Baker6Dodge33.144   148.370    
3   Bobby Allison22Dodge33.161   148.294    
4   Charlie Glotzbach99Dodge33.299   147.680    
5   Bobby Isaac71Dodge33.326   147.560    
6   Pete Hamilton40Plymouth33.480   146.881    
7   Cale Yarborough21Mercury33.595   146.378    
8   Donnie Allison27Ford33.741   145.745    
9   Fred Lorenzen98Ford33.937   144.903    
10   Richard Petty43Plymouth34.219   143.709    
11   G.C. Spencer49Plymouth34.801   141.306    
12   Buddy Arrington5Dodge35.561   138.286    
13   Dick Brooks32Plymouth33.308   147.640    
14   James Hylton48Ford34.065   144.359    
15   Benny Parsons72Ford34.078   144.304    
16   Don Tarr37Dodge34.499   142.543    
17   Hoss Ellington61Ford35.359   139.076    
18   Friday Hassler39Chevrolet35.361   139.068    
19   Joe Frasson18Dodge35.477   138.613    
20   Neil Castles06Dodge35.726   137.647    
21   Elmo Langley64Mercury35.814   137.309    
22   Ed Negre8Ford35.819   137.288    
23   Jabe Thomas25Plymouth35.945   136.809    
24   Bill Champion10Ford35.979   136.679    
25   Bugs Stevens36Plymouth35.335   139.170    
26   Bill Seifert45Ford35.657   137.914    
27   Ben Arnold76Ford35.692   137.778    
28   Larry Baumel68Ford35.719   137.674    
29   Dick Poling62Dodge35.880   137.056    
30   J.D. McDuffie70Mercury36.103   136.210    
31   H.B. Bailey38Pontiac36.203   135.834    
32   Frank Warren79Plymouth36.220   135.770    
33   John Sears4Dodge36.245   135.676    
34   Johnny Halford57Dodge36.358   135.254    
35   Wayne Smith33Chevrolet36.366   135.225    
36   Roy Mayne46Chevrolet36.386   135.150    
37   Wendell Scott34Plymouth36.388   135.143    
38   Cecil Gordon24Ford36.402   135.091    
39   Henley Gray19Ford36.460   134.876    
40   Earl Brooks26Ford36.523   134.643    
41   Dave Marcis30Dodge   .000    

OP: qualified via owners points
PC: qualified as past champion
PR: provisional
QR: via qualifying race
* - had to qualify on time

Failed to qualify, or withdrew:   Dave Marcis (#30)