OFFICIAL RACE RESULTS

GWYN STALEY 400

Junior Johnson won the 1965 NASCAR Grand National Series Gwyn Staley 400 at North Wilkesboro Speedway.

TRACK

  • NAME: North Wilkesboro Speedway
  • LOCATION: North Wilkesboro
  • LENGTH: 0.625 Miles
  • SURFACE: Pavement
  • PURSE: $15,950

RACE

  • NUMBER: 11
  • NAME: Gwyn Staley 400
  • DATE: 04-18-1965
  • LAPS / MILES: 400 / 250
  • CAUTIONS / LAPS: 3 / 9

WINNER

  • NAME: Junior Johnson
  • CAR MAKE: 1965 Ford
  • AVG SPEED: 95.047
  • START POSITION: 1st
  • LEAD CHANGES: 5
Finish Start # Driver Make Sponsor Points Laps Led Status Money
1 1 26 Junior Johnson Ford Junior Johnson 0 400 356 Running 4,500
2 6 7 Bobby Johns Ford Holman-Moody 0 400 0 Running 2,125
3 5 11 Ned Jarrett Ford Bondy Long 0 399 20 Running 1,300
4 4 29 Dick Hutcherson Ford Holman-Moody 0 393 0 Running 850
5 3 21 Marvin Panch Ford Wood Brothers 0 389 24 Crash 675
6 19 15 Darel Dieringer Mercury Bud Moore 0 389 0 Running 600
7 2 28 Fred Lorenzen Ford Holman-Moody 0 388 0 Running 550
8 16 49 G.C. Spencer Ford G.C. Spencer 0 382 0 Running 400
9 25 10 Tiny Lund Ford Gary Weaver 0 381 0 Running 350
10 33 27 Paul Lewis Ford Paul Lewis 0 377 0 Running 300
11 32 34 Wendell Scott Ford Wendell Scott 0 367 0 Running 275
12 9 17 Junior Spencer Ford Jerry Mullins 0 367 0 Running 275
13 27 37 Bub Strickler Ford Bub Strickler 0 364 0 Running 225
14 13 52 E.J. Trivette Chevrolet Jess Potter 0 355 0 Running 225
15 34 25 Jabe Thomas Ford Jabe Thomas 0 347 0 Running 200
16 30 75 Gene Black Ford C.L. Crawford 0 339 0 Running 175
17 20 68 Bob Derrington Ford Bob Derrington 0 339 0 Running 175
18 28 97 Henley Gray Ford Gene Cline 0 334 0 Running 175
19 8 60 Doug Cooper Ford Bob Cooper 0 248 0 Crash 200
20 24 88 Buddy Baker Dodge Buck Baker 0 248 0 Distributor 150
21 14 20 Clyde Lynn Ford Clyde Lynn 0 167 0 Transmission 175
22 31 9 Roy Tyner Chevrolet Roy Tyner 0 165 0 Transmission 150
23 21 87 Buck Baker Oldsmobile Buck Baker 0 131 0 Crankshaft 150
24 11 53 J.T. Putney Ford David Warren 0 118 0 Differential 175
25 23 80 G.T. Nolan Pontiac Allen McMillion 0 105 0 Handling 150
26 17 81 Frank Weathers Dodge Joe Keistler 0 97 0 Oil pressure 150
27 15 31 Cale Yarborough Ford Sam Fogle 0 88 0 Oil pressure 150
28 12 56 Bill Morton Ford Curtis Larimer 0 72 0 Oil pressure 175
29 29 64 Elmo Langley Ford Elmo Langley 0 71 0 Engine 150
30 10 23 Buren Skeen Ford Reid Shaw 0 71 0 Overheating 175
31 18 74 Donald Tucker Ford Don Snyder 0 54 0 Wheel 150
32 22 72 Doug Yates Plymouth Doug Yates 0 46 0 Overheating 150
33 7 67 Buddy Arrington Dodge Buddy Arrington 0 19 0 Engine 175
34 26 86 Neil Castles Plymouth Buck Baker 0 5 0 Transmission 150