OFFICIAL RACE RESULTS

SOUTHEASTERN 500

Cale Yarborough won the 1974 NASCAR Winston Cup Series Southeastern 500 at Bristol Motor Speedway.

TRACK

  • NAME: Bristol Motor Speedway
  • LOCATION: Bristol
  • LENGTH: 0.533 Miles
  • SURFACE: Pavement
  • PURSE: $45,075

RACE

  • NUMBER: 5
  • NAME: Southeastern 500
  • DATE: 03-17-1974
  • LAPS / MILES: 500 / 267
  • CAUTIONS / LAPS: 3 / 28

WINNER

  • NAME: Cale Yarborough
  • CAR MAKE: 1974 Chevrolet
  • AVG SPEED: 64.533
  • START POSITION: 3rd
  • LEAD CHANGES: 5
Finish Start # Driver Make Sponsor Points Laps Led Status Money
1 3 11 Cale Yarborough Chevrolet Kar-Kare 0 500 367 Running 8,655
2 6 27 Bobby Isaac Chevrolet Matthews Racing 0 499 2 Running 4,030
3 5 72 Benny Parsons Chevrolet King's Row Fireplace 0 498 6 Running 4,905
4 2 12 Bobby Allison Chevrolet Coca-Cola 0 497 73 Running 3,355
5 1 88 Donnie Allison Chevrolet Allison Racing 0 491 2 Running 1,980
6 7 24 Cecil Gordon Chevrolet Cecil Gordon 0 488 0 Running 1,080
7 12 60 Joe Mihalic Chevrolet Lou Viglione 0 485 0 Running 1,010
8 4 48 James Hylton Chevrolet Bob Stott Chevrolet 0 471 0 Running 955
9 14 68 Alton Jones Chevrolet Crimson Dale Nursery 0 469 0 Running 845
10 27 14 Coo Coo Marlin Chevrolet Cunningham-Kelley 0 457 0 Running 605
11 24 8 Ed Negre Dodge Negre Racing 0 447 0 Running 565
12 22 70 J.D. McDuffie Chevrolet McDuffie Racing 0 438 0 Engine 805
13 19 79 Frank Warren Dodge Hinson Construction 0 380 0 Engine 930
14 15 30 Walter Ballard Chevrolet Ballard Racing 0 346 0 Ignition 985
15 25 75 Bobby Fleming Chevrolet Fleming Racing 0 341 0 Engine 525
16 20 64 Elmo Langley Ford Langley Racing 0 341 0 Ignition 775
17 17 05 David Sisco Chevrolet Reliable Plumbing & Heating 0 252 0 Engine 900
18 28 10 Bill Champion Ford Champion Racing 0 240 0 Vibration 495
19 29 46 Travis Tiller Dodge Tiller Racing 0 217 0 Clutch 485
20 16 96 Richard Childress Chevrolet L.C. Newton Trucking 0 183 0 Engine 900
21 21 67 Buddy Arrington Plymouth Cherokee Construction 0 162 0 Spindle 710
22 26 2 Dave Marcis Dodge Deppe Enterprises 0 154 0 Engine 700
23 9 43 Richard Petty Dodge STP Oil Treatment + Oil Filters 0 109 0 Crash 2,440
24 11 7 Dean Dalton Chevrolet Belden Asphalt 0 108 0 Crash 930
25 8 02 L.D. Ottinger Chevrolet Russell Large 0 108 0 Crash 420
26 13 54 Lennie Pond Chevrolet Master Chevy Sales 0 99 0 Engine 890
27 18 90 Richie Panch Ford Panch Racing 0 96 0 Suspension 795
28 10 15 George Follmer Ford R.C. Cola 0 71 0 Engine 2,395
29 23 9 Tony Bettenhausen Jr Chevrolet Vita Fresh Orange Juice 0 68 0 Oil pump 385
30 30 25 Jabe Thomas Dodge Thomas Racing 0 63 0 Oil pan 625