OFFICIAL RACE RESULTS

MOTOR STATE 500

Cale Yarborough won the 1969 NASCAR Grand National Series Motor State 500 at Michigan International Speedway.

TRACK

  • NAME: Michigan International Speedway
  • LOCATION: Michigan
  • LENGTH: 2.000 Miles
  • SURFACE: Pavement
  • PURSE: $73,548

RACE

  • NUMBER: 24
  • NAME: Motor State 500
  • DATE: 06-15-1969
  • LAPS / MILES: 250 / 500
  • CAUTIONS / LAPS: 7 / 35

WINNER

  • NAME: Cale Yarborough
  • CAR MAKE: 1969 Mercury
  • AVG SPEED: 139.254
  • START POSITION: 4th
  • LEAD CHANGES: 35
Finish Start # Driver Make Sponsor Points Laps Led Status Money
1 4 21 Cale Yarborough Mercury 60 Minute Cleaners 0 250 38 Running 17,625
2 7 17 David Pearson Ford Holman-Moody 0 250 57 Running 10,100
3 5 43 Richard Petty Ford Petty Enterprises 0 250 0 Running 5,875
4 2 98 LeeRoy Yarbrough Mercury Junior Johnson 0 249 136 Crash 4,100
5 6 6 Charlie Glotzbach Dodge Cotton Owens 0 249 2 Running 3,150
6 8 99 Paul Goldsmith Dodge Nichels Engineering 0 248 4 Running 2,500
7 25 48 James Hylton Dodge Hylton Engineering 0 244 2 Running 2,102
8 30 06 Neil Castles Dodge Neil Castles 0 242 0 Running 1,572
9 11 4 John Sears Ford L.G. DeWitt 0 240 1 Running 1,422
10 31 25 Jabe Thomas Plymouth Don Robertson 0 227 0 Running 1,452
11 15 15 Ed Hessert Plymouth Ed Hessert 0 224 0 Running 1,352
12 26 34 Wendell Scott Ford Wendell Scott 0 216 0 Running 1,302
13 20 70 J.D. McDuffie Buick J.D. McDuffie 0 211 0 Running 1,227
14 13 61 Hoss Ellington Mercury Hoss Ellington 0 210 0 Running 1,277
15 29 08 E.J. Trivette Chevrolet E.C. Reid 0 210 0 Running 1,127
16 23 47 Cecil Gordon Ford Bill Seifert 0 206 0 Running 1,077
17 32 44 Bob Ashbrook Ford Giachetti Brothers 0 198 0 Running 1,052
18 34 19 Henley Gray Ford Harry Melton 0 193 0 Engine 977
19 38 30 Dave Marcis Dodge Dave Marcis 0 191 0 Engine 927
20 22 23 Paul Dean Holt Ford Dennis Holt 0 187 0 Engine 877
21 24 45 Bill Seifert Ford Bill Seifert 0 183 0 Engine 877
22 27 26 Earl Brooks Ford Earl Brooks 0 165 0 Running 802
23 16 76 Ben Arnold Ford Don Culpepper 0 155 0 Lug bolts 727
24 10 32 Dick Brooks Plymouth Dick Brooks 0 150 0 Engine 702
25 21 0 Dick Poling Chevrolet Don Tarr 0 143 0 Engine 682
26 37 29 John Kennedy Chevrolet John Kennedy 0 143 0 Engine 677
27 1 27 Donnie Allison Ford Banjo Matthews 0 115 9 Engine 775
28 3 71 Bobby Isaac Dodge K & K Insurance 0 94 0 Engine 695
29 33 18 Dick Johnson Ford Dick Johnson 0 80 0 Clutch 692
30 9 22 Bobby Allison Dodge Mario Rossi 0 78 1 Engine 635
31 36 73 Bobby Wawak Dodge Bobby Wawak 0 74 0 Engine 657
32 35 38 Buddy Young Ford Fred Bear 0 62 0 Oil line 652
33 28 9 Roy Tyner Pontiac Roy Tyner 0 62 0 Wheel bearing 647
34 19 96 Frank Warren Ford Frank Warren 0 55 0 Head gasket 642
35 17 10 Bill Champion Ford Bill Champion 0 50 0 Engine 637
36 14 64 Elmo Langley Ford Elmo Langley 0 15 0 Engine 657
37 12 03 Richard Brickhouse Plymouth Dub Clewis 0 11 0 Crash 677
38 18 80 Wayne Gillette Chevrolet E.C. Reid 0 1 0 Rear end 622