OFFICIAL RACE RESULTS

MIDDLE GEORGIA 500

Bobby Allison won the 1968 NASCAR Grand National Series Middle Georgia 500 at Middle Georgia Raceway.

TRACK

  • NAME: Middle Georgia Raceway
  • LOCATION: Macon
  • LENGTH: 0.534 Miles
  • SURFACE: Pavement
  • PURSE: $16,180

RACE

  • NUMBER: 1
  • NAME: Middle Georgia 500
  • DATE: 11-12-1968
  • LAPS / MILES: 500 / 267
  • CAUTIONS / LAPS: 6 / 0

WINNER

  • NAME: Bobby Allison
  • CAR MAKE: 1967 Ford
  • AVG SPEED: 81.001
  • START POSITION: 2nd
  • LEAD CHANGES: 7
Finish Start # Driver Make Sponsor Points Laps Led Status Money
1 2 11 Bobby Allison Ford Holman-Moody 0 500 271 Running 3,300
2 6 43 Richard Petty Plymouth Petty Enterprises 0 499 0 Running 2,040
3 12 55 Tiny Lund Ford Lyle Stelter 0 491 0 Running 1,275
4 19 97 Red Farmer Ford Red Farmer 0 476 0 Running 900
5 27 88 Dub Simpson Oldsmobile Buck Baker 0 470 0 Running 800
6 17 64 Elmo Langley Ford Elmo Langley / Henry Woodfield 0 468 0 Running 725
7 11 39 Friday Hassler Chevrolet Red Sharp 0 462 0 Running 675
8 22 20 Clyde Lynn Ford Clyde Lynn 0 459 0 Running 600
9 21 02 Bob Cooper Chevrolet Bob Cooper 0 457 0 Running 500
10 28 21 Bill Seifert Ford Clyde Lynn 0 456 0 Running 400
11 3 17 David Pearson Ford Holman-Moody 0 451 108 Engine 500
12 30 95 E.J. Trivette Ford -- 0 447 0 Running 375
13 16 4 John Sears Ford L.G. DeWitt 0 436 0 Running 350
14 20 25 Jabe Thomas Ford Don Robertson 0 374 0 Running 275
15 29 93 Walson Gardner Ford Walson Gardner 0 362 0 Differential 200
16 8 37 Bobby Isaac Dodge K & K Insurance 0 320 0 Engine 230
17 1 26 LeeRoy Yarbrough Ford Junior Johnson 0 252 86 Engine 400
18 14 06 Neil Castles Dodge Neil Castles 0 250 0 Engine 225
19 9 27 Bosco Lowe Ford Banjo Matthews 0 220 0 Differential 225
20 4 14 Jim Paschal Plymouth Friedkin Enterprises 0 171 0 Engine 275
21 5 16 Cale Yarborough Mercury Bud Moore 0 164 0 Head gasket 250
22 10 74 Tom Pistone Chevrolet Turkey Minton 0 154 35 Oil pan 225
23 7 40 Charlie Glotzbach Plymouth Friedkin Enterprises 0 151 0 Differential 235
24 15 49 G.C. Spencer Plymouth G.C. Spencer 0 143 0 Differential 225
25 13 2 Paul Lewis Chevrolet J.D. Bracken 0 128 0 Valve 225
26 25 19 Henley Gray Ford Henley Gray 0 102 0 Overheating 150
27 26 34 Wendell Scott Ford Wendell Scott 0 73 0 Oil pressure 150
28 18 87 Buck Baker Ford Buck Baker 0 60 0 Oil pressure 150
29 24 07 George Davis Chevrolet George Davis 0 56 0 Timing chain 150
30 23 73 Rod Eulenfeld Chevrolet Julian Kline 0 55 0 Engine 150