OFFICIAL RACE RESULTS

RICHMOND 500

David Pearson won the 1969 NASCAR Grand National Series Richmond 500 at Richmond International Raceway.

TRACK

  • NAME: Richmond International Raceway
  • LOCATION: Richmond
  • LENGTH: 0.500 Miles
  • SURFACE: Pavement
  • PURSE: $18,900

RACE

  • NUMBER: 14
  • NAME: Richmond 500
  • DATE: 04-13-1969
  • LAPS / MILES: 500 / 250
  • CAUTIONS / LAPS: 6 / 40

WINNER

  • NAME: David Pearson
  • CAR MAKE: 1969 Ford
  • AVG SPEED: 73.752
  • START POSITION: 1st
  • LEAD CHANGES: 6
Finish Start # Driver Make Sponsor Points Laps Led Status Money
1 1 17 David Pearson Ford Holman-Moody 0 500 416 Running 3,650
2 3 43 Richard Petty Ford Petty Enterprises 0 499 21 Running 1,800
3 12 64 Elmo Langley Ford Elmo Langley 0 483 0 Running 1,075
4 14 06 Neil Castles Plymouth Neil Castles 0 475 0 Running 775
5 13 45 Bill Seifert Ford Bill Seifert 0 465 0 Running 675
6 19 70 J.D. McDuffie Buick J.D. McDuffie 0 464 0 Running 625
7 7 10 Bill Champion Ford Bill Champion 0 450 0 Clutch 600
8 17 80 E.J. Trivette Chevrolet E.C. Reid 0 438 0 Running 575
9 23 19 Henley Gray Ford Harry Melton 0 436 0 Running 530
10 25 12 Pete Hazelwood Ford Pete Hazelwood 0 365 0 Engine 520
11 9 18 Dick Johnson Ford Dick Johnson 0 362 0 Engine 535
12 6 25 Jabe Thomas Plymouth Don Robertson 0 361 0 Running 525
13 26 20 Ray Hendrick Chevrolet -- 0 351 0 Engine 490
14 27 9 Worth McMillion Pontiac Roy Tyner 0 328 0 Rear end 480
15 5 48 James Hylton Dodge Hylton Engineering 0 281 60 Engine 495
16 24 23 Paul Dean Holt Ford Dennis Holt 0 235 0 Oil leak 460
17 18 26 Earl Brooks Ford Earl Brooks 0 212 0 Axle 475
18 8 4 John Sears Ford L.G. DeWitt 0 177 3 Engine 465
19 21 8 Ed Negre Ford Ed Negre 0 167 0 Overheating 430
20 4 90 Sonny Hutchins Ford Junie Donlavey 0 55 0 Rear end 470
21 15 47 Cecil Gordon Ford Bill Seifert 0 45 0 Crash 435
22 20 56 Ed Hessert Mercury Lyle Stelter 0 40 0 Crash 425
23 10 67 Buddy Arrington Dodge Buddy Arrington 0 35 0 Engine 415
24 16 34 Wendell Scott Ford Wendell Scott 0 21 0 Engine 405
25 11 76 Ben Arnold Ford Don Culpepper 0 13 0 Engine 405
26 22 82 Dick Poling Chevrolet Mack Sellers 0 13 0 Transmission 365
27 2 71 Bobby Isaac Dodge K & K Insurance 0 7 0 Engine 455
28 28 1 John Kenney Ford Bill Champion 0 1 0 Flagged 345