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1969 Virginia 500


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NASCAR Grand National race number 16 of 54
Sunday, April 27, 1969 at Martinsville Speedway, Martinsville, VA
500 laps on a .500 mile paved track (250.0 miles)

Time of race: 3:52:54
Average Speed: 64.405 mph
Pole Speed: 78.26 mph
Cautions: 8 for 61 laps
Margin of Victory: 3 sec
Attendance: 23,000
Lead changes: 11

Glossary    1969 NASCAR Grand National results   /   1969 standings

Fin St # Driver Sponsor / Owner Car Laps Money Status Led
3 122   Bobby Allison Mario Rossi'69 Dodge5002,840running379
1 643   Richard Petty Petty Enterprises'69 Ford50010,275running65
22117   David Pearson Holman-Moody'69 Ford5005,050running43
23 271   Bobby Isaac K & K Insurance   (Nord Krauskopf)'69 Dodge281630axle11
4 598   LeeRoy Yarbrough Junior Johnson'69 Mercury4961,550running2
51067   Buddy Arrington Buddy Arrington'69 Dodge4961,075running0
61806   Neil Castles Neil Castles'67 Plymouth489975running0
71127   Swede Savage Banjo Matthews'69 Ford485875running0
8 964   Elmo Langley Elmo Langley'68 Ford476775running0
92638   Buddy Young Fred Bear'67 Chevrolet474725running0
102908   E.J. Trivette E.C. Reid'69 Chevrolet474675running0
111425   Jabe Thomas Don Robertson'69 Plymouth468665running0
122834   Wendell Scott Wendell Scott'67 Ford458655running0
132776   Ben Arnold Don Culpepper'68 Ford456645running0
141970   J.D. McDuffie J.D. McDuffie'67 Buick453635running0
154019   Henley Gray Harry Melton'68 Ford449625running0
161732   Dick Brooks Dick Brooks'69 Plymouth428615disqualified0
173226   Earl Brooks Earl Brooks'67 Ford423605running0
182510   Bill Champion Bill Champion'68 Ford422595running0
193433   Wayne Smith Archie Smith'69 Chevrolet420585crash0
20124   John Sears L.G. DeWitt'67 Ford393575oil leak0
21358   Ed Negre Ed Negre'67 Ford382565overheating0
221339   Friday Hassler Friday Hassler'67 Chevrolet364555ignition0
241618   Dick Johnson Dick Johnson'68 Ford259535crash0
25 321   Cale Yarborough 60 Minute Cleaners   (Wood Brothers)'69 Mercury245575crash0
26380   Frank Warren Don Tarr'67 Chevrolet245515transmission0
273146   Roy Mayne Tom Hunter'67 Chevrolet238505overheating0
282390   Sonny Hutchins Junie Donlavey'67 Ford232505head gasket0
29 830   Dave Marcis Milt Lunda'69 Dodge221485ignition0
30 76   James Hylton Cotton Owens'69 Dodge213475engine0
313993   Walson Gardner Walson Gardner'67 Ford196470steering0
322045   Bill Seifert Bill Seifert'69 Ford169465transmission0
332203   Richard Brickhouse Dub Clewis'67 Plymouth142485ignition0
343080   Danny Turner E.C. Reid'67 Chevrolet139455transmission0
353747   Cecil Gordon Bill Seifert'68 Ford123450engine0
363356   Ed Hessert Lyle Stelter'67 Mercury60445brakes0
37 43   Paul Goldsmith Ray Fox'69 Dodge40465ignition0
382451   Dub Simpson Bill Strong'69 Chevrolet24435oil leak0
393623   Paul Dean Holt Dennis Holt'67 Ford11430flagged0
401549   G.C. Spencer G.C. Spencer'67 Plymouth1425engine0

Lap leader breakdown:
LeaderFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
  Bobby Allison1142142
  LeeRoy Yarbrough1431442
  Bobby Allison14524096
  Richard Petty2412477
  Bobby Isaac24825811
  Bobby Allison259399141
  David Pearson40041112
  Richard Petty41242817
  David Pearson42944921
  Richard Petty4504512
  David Pearson45246110
  Richard Petty46250039