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1976 Mason-Dixon 500


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NASCAR Winston Cup race number 12 of 30
Sunday, May 16, 1976 at Dover Downs International Speedway, Dover, DE
500 laps on a 1.000 mile paved track (500.0 miles)

Time of race: 4:19:53
Average Speed: 115.436 mph
Pole Speed: 136.013 mph
Cautions: 6 for 38 laps
Margin of Victory: 25.5 sec
Attendance: 32,800
Lead changes: 17

Glossary    1976 NASCAR Winston Cup results   /   1976 standings

Fin St # Driver Sponsor / Owner Car Laps Money Status Led Points
1 772   Benny Parsons King's Row Fireplace   (L.G. DeWitt)Chevrolet50018,890running176180
2 221   David Pearson Purolator   (Wood Brothers)Mercury50011,190running75175
3 171   Dave Marcis K & K Insurance   (Nord Krauskopf)Dodge4999,620running4170
4 32   Bobby Allison CAM 2   (Roger Penske)Mercury4977,360running2165
5 415   Buddy Baker Norris Industries   (Bud Moore)Ford4956,525running0155
6 643   Richard Petty STP   (Petty Enterprises)Dodge4927,055running0150
71190   Dick Brooks Truxmore   (Junie Donlavey)Ford4922,720running0146
81054   Lennie Pond Pepsi-Cola   (Ronnie Elder)Chevrolet4912,635running0142
91950   Darrell Bryant Hot Rod Barns   (Cliff Stewart)Chevrolet4781,840running0138
10143   Richard Childress Kansas Jack   (Richard Childress)Chevrolet4762,400running0134
112392   Skip Manning Stratagraph   (Billy Hagan)Chevrolet4741,640running0130
122040   D.K. Ulrich Lafayette Radio   (J.R. DeLotto)Chevrolet4692,190running0127
132579   Frank Warren Native Tan   (Frank Warren)Dodge4622,105running0124
143225   Jabe Thomas Berglund   (Don Robertson)Chevrolet4582,020running0121
153170   J.D. McDuffie Butler's   (J.D. McDuffie)Chevrolet4561,935running0118
162430   Walter Ballard Clyde Lynn   (Walter Ballard)Chevrolet4431,840running0115
172248   James Hylton Nitro 9   (James Hylton)Chevrolet4211,665running0112
182761   Joe Mihalic Lou ViglioneChevrolet4161,090crash0109
193802   Budd Hagelin Cherry Hill   (Budd Hagelin)Dodge4091,040running0106
203520   Rick Newsom Gillespie Painting   (Rick Newsom)Ford400940engine0103
213645   Baxter Price Baxter PriceChevrolet400835running0100
222105   David Sisco Bel Air Datsun   (David Sisco)Chevrolet3971,310running097
233446   Travis Tiller Little B / C & K Coal   (Travis Tiller)Dodge389760running094
27 811   Cale Yarborough Holly Farms   (Junior Johnson)Chevrolet3513,685engine24392
24375   Doc Faustina Doc FaustinaDodge378735ignition091
253095   Gary Myers Miller Roofing   (Junior Miller)Chevrolet367710running088
283333   Buck Baker Smith Auto Parts   (Hiram Handy)Chevrolet320635sway bar079
29397   Dean Dalton Dean DaltonChevrolet317610running076
30 588   Darrell Waltrip Gatorade   (DiGard)Chevrolet3163,635engine073
311867   Buddy Arrington Hickory Exxon   (Buddy Arrington)Dodge2711,075engine070
322910   Earl Brooks Sunny King   (Bill Champion)Ford2501,065ignition067
331722   Ricky Rudd Al Rudd Auto Parts   (Al Rudd)Chevrolet247555crash064
34168   Ed Negre Jones Chrysler-Plymouth   (Ed Negre)Dodge2181,045engine061
361324   Cecil Gordon Pruette   (Cecil Gordon)Chevrolet1361,025engine055
372864   Tommy Gale Stamey's Bar-B-Q   (Elmo Langley)Ford511,015crash052
38266   Neil Castles Howard Furniture   (Neil Castles)Chevrolet22505clutch049
391547   Bruce Hill Bruce HillChevrolet2995engine046
261236   Bobby Wawak J & B Corvette   (John Gwinn)Chevrolet352685running0 
35 928   Donnie Allison Gilmore   (Hoss Ellington)Chevrolet149560transmission0 

Lap leader breakdown:
LeaderFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
  Bobby Allison122
  David Pearson31513
  Cale Yarborough16227
  Benny Parsons233311
  Cale Yarborough345623
  Dave Marcis57571
  David Pearson58581
  Benny Parsons59624
  Cale Yarborough6311250
  Dave Marcis1131142
  Cale Yarborough115277163
  David Pearson27832548
  Dave Marcis3263261
  David Pearson3273315
  Benny Parsons33235322
  David Pearson3543618
  Benny Parsons362500139

Points standings after this race:
RankDriverPointsDiff
1   Benny Parsons 1836    
2   Cale Yarborough 1812   -24  
3   Richard Petty 1723   -113  
4   Bobby Allison 1656   -180  
5   Dave Marcis 1612   -224  
6   Lennie Pond 1588   -248  
7   Richard Childress 1516   -320  
8   Buddy Baker 1429   -407  
9   Darrell Waltrip 1384   -452  
10   Frank Warren 1371   -465  
11   J.D. McDuffie 1336   -500  
12   D.K. Ulrich 1332   -504  
13   Cecil Gordon 1331   -505  
14   James Hylton 1300   -536  
15   David Sisco 1216   -620  
16   Dick Brooks 1213   -623  
17   David Pearson 1198   -638  
18   Ed Negre 1150   -686  
19   Skip Manning 1148   -688  
20   Buddy Arrington 1072   -764