OFFICIAL RACE RESULTS

SANDLAPPER 200

Richard Petty won the 1971 NASCAR Winston Cup Series Sandlapper 200 at Columbia Speedway.

TRACK

  • NAME: Columbia Speedway
  • LOCATION: Columbia
  • LENGTH: 0.500 Miles
  • SURFACE: Pavement
  • PURSE: $9,275

RACE

  • NUMBER: 38
  • NAME: Sandlapper 200
  • DATE: 08-27-1971
  • LAPS / MILES: 200 / 100
  • CAUTIONS / LAPS: 6 / 41

WINNER

  • NAME: Richard Petty
  • CAR MAKE: 1970 Plymouth
  • AVG SPEED: 64.831
  • START POSITION: 1st
  • LEAD CHANGES: 6
Finish Start # Driver Make Sponsor Points Laps Led Status Money
1 1 43 Richard Petty Plymouth Petty Enterprises 0 200 110 Running 1,500
2 3 55 Tiny Lund Camaro Ronnie Hopkins 0 200 64 Running 900
3 4 14 Jim Paschal Javelin Cliff Stewart 0 200 15 Running 500
4 6 48 James Hylton Ford Hylton Engineering 0 197 0 Running 350
5 21 25 Jabe Thomas Plymouth Don Robertson 0 196 0 Running 325
6 5 15 Wayne Andrews Mustang Reid Shaw 0 196 0 Running 300
7 10 64 Elmo Langley Ford Elmo Langley 0 194 0 Running 275
8 14 30 Walter Ballard Ford Ballard Racing 0 193 0 Running 270
9 11 2 Randy Hutchison Camaro Warren Prout 0 193 0 Running 265
10 23 41 Ken Meisenhelder Chevrolet Ken Meisenhelder 0 190 0 Running 260
11 18 10 Bill Champion Ford Bill Champion 0 189 0 Running 255
12 12 34 Wendell Scott Ford Wendell Scott 0 186 0 Running 250
13 9 24 Cecil Gordon Mercury Cecil Gordon 0 182 0 Running 245
14 13 4 John Sears Dodge John Sears 0 179 0 Running 240
15 30 73 Bill Seifert Ford Bill Seifert 0 179 0 Running 235
16 7 74 Bill Shirey Plymouth Bill Shirey 0 178 0 Running 230
17 8 87 Buck Baker Firebird Buck Baker 0 165 0 Running 225
18 15 7 Jimmy Vaughn Camaro Jimmy Vaughn 0 162 0 Crash 220
19 24 70 J.D. McDuffie Mercury J.D. McDuffie 0 159 0 Crash 215
20 20 79 Frank Warren Plymouth Frank Warren 0 152 0 Steering 210
21 25 8 Ed Negre Ford Ed Negre 0 143 0 Ignition 205
22 19 17 Ernie Shaw Mustang Ernie Shaw 0 109 0 Clutch 200
23 26 40 D.K. Ulrich Ford D.K. Ulrich 0 68 0 Brakes 200
24 2 36 H.B. Bailey Firebird H.B. Bailey 0 55 11 Crash 200
25 29 86 Bobby Mausgrover Dodge Neil Castles 0 51 0 Hub 200
26 17 26 Earl Brooks Ford Earl Brooks 0 21 0 Overheating 200
27 28 96 Richard Childress Chevrolet Tom Garn 0 17 0 Overheating 200
28 16 19 Henley Gray Ford Henley Gray 0 12 0 Engine 200
29 27 32 Marv Acton Plymouth Dick Brooks 0 11 0 Ignition 200
30 22 62 Ron Keselowski Dodge Kaye Engineering 0 0 0 Crash 200