OFFICIAL RACE RESULTS

GEORGIA 500

Richard Petty won the 1969 NASCAR Grand National Series Georgia 500 at Middle Georgia Raceway.

TRACK

  • NAME: Middle Georgia Raceway
  • LOCATION: Macon
  • LENGTH: 0.500 Miles
  • SURFACE: Pavement
  • PURSE: $16,935

RACE

  • NUMBER: 1
  • NAME: Georgia 500
  • DATE: 11-17-1969
  • LAPS / MILES: 500 / 250
  • CAUTIONS / LAPS: 2 / 16

WINNER

  • NAME: Richard Petty
  • CAR MAKE: 1968 Plymouth
  • AVG SPEED: 85.121
  • START POSITION: 5th
  • LEAD CHANGES: 12
Finish Start # Driver Make Sponsor Points Laps Led Status Money
1 5 43 Richard Petty Plymouth Petty Enterprises 0 500 362 Running 3,500
2 1 17 David Pearson Ford Holman-Moody 0 500 8 Running 2,345
3 6 48 James Hylton Dodge Hylton Engineering 0 490 0 Running 1,375
4 8 64 Elmo Langley Ford Elmo Langley / Henry Woodfield 0 476 0 Running 925
5 12 4 John Sears Ford L.G. DeWitt 0 466 0 Running 825
6 7 39 Friday Hassler Chevrolet Red Sharp 0 462 0 Engine 725
7 21 06 Neil Castles Plymouth Neil Castles 0 459 0 Running 750
8 17 47 Bill Seifert Ford Bill Seifert 0 454 0 Running 625
9 25 19 Henley Gray Ford Henley Gray 0 447 0 Running 525
10 20 76 Ben Arnold Ford Don Culpepper 0 442 0 Running 425
11 29 45 Cecil Gordon Ford Bill Seifert 0 439 0 Running 380
12 19 46 Roy Mayne Chevrolet Tom Hunter 0 423 0 Running 400
13 15 34 Wendell Scott Ford Wendell Scott 0 416 0 Running 350
14 27 93 Walson Gardner Ford Walson Gardner 0 408 0 Running 300
15 30 9 Roy Tyner Pontiac Roy Tyner 0 392 0 Running 200
16 10 56 LeeRoy Yarbrough Mercury Lyle Stelter 0 316 0 Crash 225
17 2 71 Bobby Isaac Dodge K & K Insurance 0 315 61 Engine 300
18 13 8 Ed Negre Ford Ed Negre 0 294 0 Running 225
19 3 14 Bobby Allison Plymouth Friedkin Enterprises 0 252 69 Rear end 275
20 26 38 Wayne Smith Chevrolet Archie Smith 0 222 0 Engine 225
21 9 49 G.C. Spencer Plymouth G.C. Spencer 0 210 0 Rear end 225
22 22 5 Earl Brooks Ford Don Robertson 0 189 0 Crash 250
23 23 57 Ervin Pruitt Dodge Ervin Pruitt 0 162 0 Rear end 235
24 18 80 E.J. Trivette Chevrolet E.C. Reid 0 140 0 Overheating 225
25 4 22 Darel Dieringer Plymouth Mario Rossi 0 119 0 Driveshaft 250
26 24 0 Don Tarr Chevrolet Don Tarr 0 94 0 Rear end 175
27 14 96 Don Tomberlin Ford Roy Buckner 0 90 0 Engine 175
28 11 10 Bill Champion Ford Bill Champion 0 81 0 Oil leak 175
29 16 25 Jabe Thomas Ford Don Robertson 0 26 0 Engine 175
30 28 70 J.D. McDuffie Buick J.D. McDuffie 0 20 0 Engine 150