OFFICIAL RACE RESULTS

DAYTONA 500

Richard Petty won the 1974 NASCAR Winston Cup Series Daytona 500 at Daytona International Speedway.

TRACK

  • NAME: Daytona International Speedway
  • LOCATION: Daytona
  • LENGTH: 2.500 Miles
  • SURFACE: Pavement
  • PURSE: $252,440

RACE

  • NUMBER: 2
  • NAME: Daytona 500
  • DATE: 02-17-1974
  • LAPS / MILES: 200 / 500
  • CAUTIONS / LAPS: 10 / 53

WINNER

  • NAME: Richard Petty
  • CAR MAKE: 1974 Dodge
  • AVG SPEED: 140.894
  • START POSITION: 2nd
  • LEAD CHANGES: 59
Finish Start # Driver Make Sponsor Points Laps Led Status Money
1 2 43 Richard Petty Dodge STP Oil Treatment + Oil Filters 0 200 74 Running 39,650
2 4 11 Cale Yarborough Chevrolet Kar-Kare 0 200 9 Running 21,250
3 12 83 Ramo Stott Chevrolet Smithville Farms 0 200 0 Running 11,390
4 31 14 Coo Coo Marlin Chevrolet Cunningham-Kelley 0 200 7 Running 8,350
5 35 50 A.J. Foyt Chevrolet Purolator 0 199 6 Running 8,465
6 7 88 Donnie Allison Chevrolet DiGard Racing 0 199 41 Running 7,650
7 11 95 Darrell Waltrip Chevrolet Terminal Transport 0 199 1 Running 5,900
8 3 27 Bobby Isaac Chevrolet Matthews Racing 0 198 0 Running 6,825
9 23 32 Dick Brooks Dodge Brooks Racing 0 197 0 Suspension 5,050
10 18 30 Walter Ballard Chevrolet Ballard Racing 0 197 2 Running 5,410
11 22 52 Earl Ross Chevrolet Carling 0 197 0 Running 4,560
12 34 16 Gary Bettenhausen Matador AMC 0 196 0 Running 4,225
13 32 24 Cecil Gordon Chevrolet Gordon Racing 0 196 1 Running 4,750
14 40 2 Dave Marcis Dodge Deppe Enterprises 0 196 0 Running 4,435
15 38 05 David Sisco Chevrolet Reliable Plumbing & Heating 0 195 2 Running 4,275
16 19 48 James Hylton Chevrolet Stott 0 193 9 Running 4,325
17 16 57 Bob Burcham Chevrolet Precision Specialties 0 185 0 Engine 3,820
18 29 98 Richie Panch Ford Panch Go-Club 0 180 1 Running 3,770
19 33 22 Jimmy Crawford Plymouth World Wide Tapes 0 176 0 Running 3,775
20 5 15 George Follmer Ford R.C. Cola 0 165 0 Engine 7,400
21 15 90 Bill Dennis Ford Truxmore Industries 0 161 0 Engine 4,220
22 10 72 Benny Parsons Chevrolet DeWitt Racing 0 141 1 Ignition 7,700
23 21 54 Lennie Pond Chevrolet Master Chevy Sales 0 135 0 Suspension 4,135
24 17 61 Johnny Rutherford Chevrolet B & B Racing 0 116 2 Clutch 3,735
25 20 56 Jim Hurtubise Chevrolet Roberts Racing 0 112 0 Crash 3,600
26 24 18 Joe Frasson Dodge Frasson Cement 0 111 0 Engine 3,550
27 6 31 Jim Vandiver Dodge Bradford Enterprises 0 108 0 Radiator 4,225
28 30 70 J.D. McDuffie Chevrolet McDuffie Racing 0 108 0 Engine 4,850
29 39 02 L.D. Ottinger Chevrolet Lonesome Pine Raceway 0 100 0 Hood pin 3,390
30 9 12 Bobby Allison Chevrolet Coca-Cola 0 97 19 Engine 6,800
31 37 5 Dick Simon Dodge TraveLodge 0 96 0 Engine 3,410
32 14 93 Jackie Rogers Chevrolet Rogers Racing 0 89 0 Driver injury 3,500
33 26 9 Tony Bettenhausen Jr Chevrolet Vita Fresh Orange Juice 0 75 0 Engine 3,365
34 28 79 Frank Warren Dodge Hinson Construction 0 63 0 Engine 3,830
35 1 21 David Pearson Mercury Purolator 0 61 5 Exhaust 9,035
36 13 28 Charlie Glotzbach Chevrolet Ellington Racing 0 48 0 Windshield 4,150
37 25 60 Joe Mihalic Chevrolet Lou Viglione 0 37 0 Crash 3,365
38 27 35 Dan Daughtry Ford Davis Racing 0 28 0 Crash 3,230
39 8 04 Hershel McGriff Dodge Almost Heaven, West Virginia 0 23 0 Crash 3,375
40 36 96 Richard Childress Chevrolet Garn Racing 0 22 0 Engine 3,700