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1972 Qualifying Race #2

NASCAR Daytona Qualifier race number 2
Thursday, February 17, 1972 at Daytona International Speedway, Daytona Beach, FL
50 laps on a 2.500 mile paved track (125.0 miles)

Time of race: 0:48:45
Average Speed: 178.217 mph
Pole Speed: 184.804 mph
Cautions: none
Margin of Victory: 6 sec
Attendance: 40,000
Lead changes: 1

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Fin St # Driver Sponsor / Owner Car Laps Money Status Led
1 212   Bobby Allison Coca-Cola   (Richard Howard)'72 Chevrolet501,200running49
2 121   A.J. Foyt Purolator   (Wood Brothers)'71 Mercury50800running1
3 36   Charlie Glotzbach American Brakeblok / Signal Stat   (Cotton Owens)'71 Dodge49550running0
4 531   Jim Vandiver O.L. Nixon'70 Dodge49500running0
5 616   Mark Donohue American Motors   (Roger Penske)'72 Matador49450running0
6 42   Dave Marcis Dave Marcis'72 Dodge49400running0
71390   Bill Dennis Junie Donlavey'72 Ford49350running0
8 73   Cale Yarborough Woolco   (Ray Fox)'71 Plymouth48335running0
9 897   Red Farmer Long-Lewis Ford   (Willie Humphries)'72 Ford48325running0
10 976   Ben Arnold Ben Arnold'71 Ford47310running0
11 67   Buddy Arrington Buddy Arrington'70 Dodge47300running0
12 9   Ramo Stott Housby Racing   (Jack Housby)'72 Dodge47290running0
131103   Tommy Gale Frank Vasko'71 Mercury47280running0
141688   Ron Keselowski Roger Lubinski'70 Dodge46270running0
15 44   Larry Dickson Giachetti Brothers   (Richard Giachetti)'71 Ford46260running0
161719   Henley Gray Henley Gray'71 Ford46255running0
17 8   Ed Negre Ed Negre'71 Ford46245running0
181410   Bill Champion Bill Champion'71 Ford46235running0
19 06   Neil Castles Neil Castles'71 Dodge45225running0
20 95   Leonard Blanchard Leonard Blanchard'71 Ford44220running0
21 99   LeeRoy Yarbrough Ray Nichels'72 Plymouth44215running0
22 50   Dave Chase Race Car Eng.'70 Chevrolet44210running0
23 89   Les Covey Jack Mercer'70 Chevrolet43205running0
24 53   Rod Eulenfeld Hopper-Crews'72 Ford43200running0
25 74   Bill Shirey Bill Shirey'70 Plymouth42 running0
26 78   Jackie Oliver Joe Frasson'70 Dodge41 running0
27 55   Ron Grana Ron Grana'70 Dodge40 oil pressure0
28 82   Darwin Sandstrom  '71 Ford37 oil pressure0
29 92   Larry Smith Harley Smith'71 Ford35 engine0
30 68   Dick Beinlich  '71 Ford26 engine0
31120   George Altheide George Altheide'70 Dodge21 overheating0
32 65   Dick Poling Joe Phipps'71 Chevrolet11 oil pressure0
33 87   Bobby Johns  '72 Chevrolet8 overheating0
34 35   Bub Strickler Bub Strickler'70 Chevrolet1 a frame0