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1975 American 500


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NASCAR Winston Cup race number 27 of 30
Sunday, October 19, 1975 at North Carolina Motor Speedway, Rockingham, NC
492 laps on a 1.017 mile paved track (500.4 miles)

Time of race: 4:09:54
Average Speed: 120.129 mph
Pole Speed: 132.021 mph
Cautions: 4 for 23 laps
Margin of Victory: 1 cl
Attendance: 30,000
Lead changes: 15

Glossary    1975 NASCAR Winston Cup results   /   1975 standings

Fin St # Driver Sponsor / Owner Car Laps Money Status Led Points
19260   Glenn McDuffie Glenn's Landscaping   (J.D. McDuffie)'73 Chevrolet4311,130running0106
263105   David Sisco Reliable Plumbing   (David Sisco)'75 Chevrolet3361,225engine085
342706   Neil Castles Del Reeves Special   (Neil Castles)'75 Chevrolet45595engine061
1 411   Cale Yarborough Holly Farms   (Junior Johnson)'75 Chevrolet49219,930running396185
101414   Coo Coo Marlin Cunningham-Kelley   (H.B. Cunningham)'75 Chevrolet4672,830running0134
28 915   Buddy Baker Bud Moore Engineering   (Bud Moore)'75 Ford2303,655engine079
2 616   Bobby Allison Coca-Cola / AMC   (Roger Penske)'75 Matador49210,355running0170
373518   Joe Frasson Frasson Racing   (Joe Frasson)'75 Chevrolet4530quit052
333419   Henley Gray Belden Asphalt   (Henley Gray)'74 Chevrolet83605rear end064
252121   David Pearson Purolator   (Wood Brothers)'73 Mercury3641,325driveshaft088
301624   Cecil Gordon Pruette   (Cecil Gordon)'75 Chevrolet1801,135engine073
181825   Jabe Thomas Ward's Mobile Homes   (Don Robertson)'74 Chevrolet4321,230running0109
9 727   Donnie Allison Black Gold Oil   (Richard Howard)'75 Chevrolet4702,530running0138
5 328   A.J. Foyt Gilmore Racing   (Hoss Ellington)'75 Chevrolet4874,530running73160
7123   Bobby Isaac Black Gold Oil   (Ed Gibson)'75 Chevrolet4782,930running0146
111530   Walter Ballard Clyde Lynn Auto Parts   (Walter Ballard)'75 Chevrolet4612,630running0130
82831   Jim Vandiver Triple Elkhorn Mining   (Harry Ranier)'74 Dodge4702,730running0142
173333   Dick May Joli Boutique   (Hiram Handy)'75 Chevrolet4381,330running0112
163237   Bruce Jacobi Opal's Truck Stop   (Opal Voight)'75 Chevrolet4391,430running0115
311940   D.K. Ulrich Garden State Auto Body   (D.K. Ulrich)'75 Chevrolet140625engine070
35 243   Richard Petty STP   (Petty Enterprises)'74 Dodge204,335engine463
61347   Bruce Hill Howson Algraphy   (Bruce Hill)'75 Chevrolet4863,830running0150
152348   James Hylton Nitro 9   (James Hylton)'74 Chevrolet4552,030running0118
41054   Lennie Pond Master Chevy Sales   (Ronnie Elder)'75 Chevrolet4885,580running0160
362960   Jackie Rogers Palm Room   (Lou Viglione)'75 Chevrolet4575quit055
233764   Elmo Langley Langley Racing   (Elmo Langley)'73 Ford4091,300running094
132067   Buddy Arrington J.R. Stanley Trucking   (Buddy Arrington)'73 Plymouth4592,260running0124
202470   J.D. McDuffie Butler's   (J.D. McDuffie)'75 Chevrolet4301,555running0103
3 171   Dave Marcis K & K Insurance   (Nord Krauskopf)'74 Dodge49111,505running19170
241172   Benny Parsons King's Row Fireplace   (L.G. DeWitt)'75 Chevrolet3803,275water pump091
273678   Dick Skillen Singer Climate Control   (Tom Goff)'74 Chevrolet334700engine082
142279   Frank Warren Transit Damaged Freight   (Frank Warren)'74 Dodge4582,180running0121
12308   Ed Negre 10,000 RPM Speed Equipment   (Ed Negre)'74 Dodge4602,430running0127
222582   Ferrel Harris Dan Walters Forever   (Ferrel Harris)'74 Dodge409825engine097
32 888   Darrell Waltrip Terminal Transport   (DiGard)'75 Chevrolet893,115engine067
29 590   Dick Brooks Truxmore Industries   (Junie Donlavey)'73 Ford2091,145engine076
211796   Richard Childress L.C. Newton Trucking   (Tom Garn)'75 Chevrolet4281,350running0100

Lap leader breakdown:
LeaderFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
  Richard Petty144
  A.J. Foyt51713
  Cale Yarborough18181
  A.J. Foyt19202
  Cale Yarborough21137117
  A.J. Foyt13815316
  Cale Yarborough15417017
  A.J. Foyt17120838
  Dave Marcis2092146
  Cale Yarborough2152151
  Dave Marcis2162249
  A.J. Foyt2252284
  Cale Yarborough2292357
  Dave Marcis2362394
  Cale Yarborough240492253

Points standings after this race:
RankDriverPointsDiff
1   Richard Petty 4308    
2   Dave Marcis 3556   -752  
3   James Hylton 3536   -772  
4   Benny Parsons 3493   -815  
5   Richard Childress 3433   -875  
6   Cecil Gordon 3316   -992  
7   Darrell Waltrip 3237   -1071  
8   Elmo Langley 3078   -1230  
9   Cale Yarborough 3047   -1261  
10   Walter Ballard 2809   -1499  
11   David Sisco 2798   -1510  
12   Buddy Baker 2774   -1534  
13   Dick Brooks 2739   -1569  
14   Frank Warren 2724   -1584  
15   David Pearson 2717   -1591  
16   Ed Negre 2675   -1633  
17   Bruce Hill 2659   -1649  
18   Buddy Arrington 2545   -1763  
19   J.D. McDuffie 2467   -1841  
20   Coo Coo Marlin 2296   -2012