OFFICIAL RACE RESULTS

GWYN STALEY 160

Lee Petty won the 1960 NASCAR Grand National Series Gwyn Staley 160 at North Wilkesboro Speedway.

TRACK

  • NAME: North Wilkesboro Speedway
  • LOCATION: North Wilkesboro
  • LENGTH: 0.625 Miles
  • SURFACE: Pavement
  • PURSE: $3,985

RACE

  • NUMBER: 7
  • NAME: Gwyn Staley 160
  • DATE: 03-27-1960
  • LAPS / MILES: 160 / 100
  • CAUTIONS / LAPS: 6 / 0

WINNER

  • NAME: Lee Petty
  • CAR MAKE: 1960 Plymouth
  • AVG SPEED: 66.347
  • START POSITION: 8th
  • LEAD CHANGES: 3
Finish Start # Driver Make Sponsor Points Laps Led Status Money
1 8 42 Lee Petty Plymouth Petty Enterprises 0 160 14 Running 900
2 6 4 Rex White Chevrolet Piedmont / Friendly 0 160 0 Running 525
3 2 21 Glen Wood Ford Wood Brothers 0 160 1 Running 375
4 3 11 Ned Jarrett Ford Courtesy 0 160 0 Running 275
5 1 27 Junior Johnson Chevrolet Daytona Kennel 0 160 145 Running 250
6 11 23 Doug Yates Plymouth Raeford Johnson 0 160 0 Running 215
7 21 78 Roy Tyner Chevrolet E.C. Wilson 0 159 0 Running 175
8 15 54 Jimmy Pardue Dodge Lowe's 0 158 0 Running 150
9 18 1 Buddy Baker Chevrolet Faircloth 0 158 0 Running 140
10 7 31 Joe Weatherly Ford Holman-Moody 0 157 0 Running 130
11 13 74 L.D. Austin Chevrolet L.D. Austin 0 155 0 Running 125
12 20 32 Paul Lewis Chevrolet Jess Potter 0 149 0 Running 110
13 14 64 Bunkie Blackburn Ford Spook Crawford 0 149 0 Running 100
14 5 87 Buck Baker Chevrolet Buck Baker 0 144 0 Engine 85
15 22 35 E.J. Trivette Plymouth M.J. Black 0 142 0 Running 70
16 12 50 Cotton Owens Ford Dick Freeman 0 137 0 Rear end 60
17 9 94 Banjo Matthews Ford Banjo Matthews 0 127 0 Crash 50
18 4 43 Richard Petty Plymouth Petty Enterprises 0 125 0 Engine 50
19 17 67 David Pearson Chevrolet David Pearson 0 18 0 Crash 50
20 16 51 Burrhead Nantz Oldsmobile Roy McDonald 0 17 0 Overheating 50
21 19 80 Neil Castles Ford Neil Castles 0 14 0 Engine 50
22 10 77 Joe Lee Johnson Ford Billie Ridgeway 0 9 0 Oil pressure 50