OFFICIAL RACE RESULTS

DIXIE 500

Richard Petty won the 1974 NASCAR Winston Cup Series Dixie 500 at Atlanta Motor Speedway.

TRACK

  • NAME: Atlanta Motor Speedway
  • LOCATION: Atlanta
  • LENGTH: 1.522 Miles
  • SURFACE: Pavement
  • PURSE: $101,295

RACE

  • NUMBER: 19
  • NAME: Dixie 500
  • DATE: 07-28-1974
  • LAPS / MILES: 328 / 499
  • CAUTIONS / LAPS: 5 / 38

WINNER

  • NAME: Richard Petty
  • CAR MAKE: 1974 Dodge
  • AVG SPEED: 131.651
  • START POSITION: 2nd
  • LEAD CHANGES: 23
Finish Start # Driver Make Sponsor Points Laps Led Status Money
1 2 43 Richard Petty Dodge STP Oil Treatment + Oil Filters 0 328 94 Running 19,350
2 8 21 David Pearson Mercury Purolator 0 328 114 Running 9,225
3 3 15 Buddy Baker Ford R.C. Cola 0 327 9 Running 9,425
4 12 95 Darrell Waltrip Chevrolet Terminal Transport 0 324 0 Running 5,800
5 4 54 Lennie Pond Chevrolet Master Chevy Sales 0 319 0 Running 4,425
6 16 2 Dave Marcis Dodge Deppe Enterprises 0 317 0 Running 3,850
7 32 18 Joe Frasson Dodge Frasson Cement 0 316 0 Running 2,825
8 6 72 Benny Parsons Chevrolet King's Row Fireplace 0 316 0 Running 6,050
9 21 14 Coo Coo Marlin Chevrolet Cunningham-Kelley 0 314 0 Running 3,300
10 20 24 Cecil Gordon Chevrolet Gordon Racing 0 314 0 Running 2,700
11 13 96 Richard Childress Chevrolet L.C. Newton Trucking 0 313 0 Running 2,650
12 28 05 David Sisco Chevrolet Reliable Plumbing 0 312 0 Running 2,200
13 19 30 Walter Ballard Chevrolet Ballard Racing 0 311 0 Running 2,075
14 1 11 Cale Yarborough Chevrolet Carling 0 308 95 Running 4,675
15 30 67 Buddy Arrington Plymouth J.R. Stanley Trucking 0 304 0 Running 1,800
16 33 64 Elmo Langley Ford Langley Racing 0 303 0 Running 1,025
17 23 79 Frank Warren Dodge Warren Racing 0 299 0 Running 1,775
18 11 93 Jackie Rogers Chevrolet Frederick Homes 0 297 1 Running 1,250
19 24 70 J.D. McDuffie Chevrolet McDuffie Racing 0 280 0 Engine 1,525
20 9 52 Earl Ross Chevrolet Carling 0 264 9 Water pump 1,200
21 22 49 G.C. Spencer Dodge Spencer Racing 0 259 0 Engine 1,070
22 36 19 Bob Burcham Chevrolet Precision Specialties 0 244 0 Engine 605
23 18 48 James Hylton Chevrolet Hylton Engineering 0 226 0 Engine 1,450
24 34 9 Tony Bettenhausen Jr Chevrolet Vita Fresh Orange Juice 0 200 0 Engine 590
25 27 8 Ed Negre Dodge Negre Racing 0 193 0 Engine 805
26 7 90 Charlie Glotzbach Ford Truxmore Industries 0 193 0 Engine 1,125
27 14 98 Richie Panch Chevrolet Tuxedo Plumbing 0 155 0 Engine 1,470
28 10 12 Bobby Allison Matador Coca-Cola 0 101 0 Engine 615
29 25 7 Dean Dalton Chevrolet Belden Asphalt 0 101 0 Engine 885
30 5 88 Donnie Allison Chevrolet DiGard Racing 0 82 6 Overheating 1,105
31 29 22 Jimmy Crawford Plymouth World Wide Tapes 0 77 0 Clutch 775
32 31 25 Roy Mayne Dodge Don Robertson 0 49 0 Engine 570
33 35 10 Bill Champion Ford Champion Racing 0 32 0 Engine 540
34 15 28 Bobby Isaac Chevrolet Pylon Wiper Blades 0 30 0 Engine 935
35 26 06 Neil Castles Dodge Howard Furniture 0 18 0 Oil leak 755
36 17 35 Dan Daughtry Ford DM Construction 0 10 0 Engine 875