OFFICIAL RACE RESULTS

NATIONAL 500

Richard Petty won the 1975 NASCAR Winston Cup Series National 500 at Charlotte Motor Speedway.

TRACK

  • NAME: Charlotte Motor Speedway
  • LOCATION: Charlotte
  • LENGTH: 1.500 Miles
  • SURFACE: Pavement
  • PURSE: $160,575

RACE

  • NUMBER: 25
  • NAME: National 500
  • DATE: 10-05-1975
  • LAPS / MILES: 334 / 501
  • CAUTIONS / LAPS: 7 / 53

WINNER

  • NAME: Richard Petty
  • CAR MAKE: 1974 Dodge
  • AVG SPEED: 132.209
  • START POSITION: 9th
  • LEAD CHANGES: 29
Finish Start # Driver Make Sponsor Points Laps Led Status Money
1 9 43 Richard Petty Dodge STP 185 334 168 Running 30,970
2 1 21 David Pearson Mercury Purolator 175 334 33 Running 23,445
3 5 15 Buddy Baker Ford Holiday Inn 170 334 10 Running 12,450
4 6 72 Benny Parsons Chevrolet King's Row Fireplace 160 330 0 Running 9,370
5 23 24 Cecil Gordon Chevrolet Bob Stott Motors 155 324 0 Running 5,955
6 25 48 James Hylton Chevrolet Nitro 9 155 319 1 Running 5,220
7 14 35 Darel Dieringer Ford DM Construction 146 319 0 Running 4,220
8 24 96 Richard Childress Chevrolet L.C. Newton Trucking 142 317 0 Running 4,155
9 35 70 J.D. McDuffie Chevrolet Butler's 138 313 0 Running 3,655
10 30 64 Elmo Langley Ford Langley Racing 134 312 0 Running 3,155
11 32 82 Hershel McGriff Dodge Dan Walters Forever 135 310 4 Ignition 2,625
12 33 26 Chuck Bown Chevrolet Joiner Racing 127 310 0 Running 2,525
13 42 18 Joe Frasson Dodge Frasson Racing 124 309 0 Running 2,190
14 22 79 Frank Warren Dodge Transit Damaged Freight 121 306 0 Running 2,625
15 41 05 David Sisco Chevrolet Reliable Plumbing 118 295 0 Engine 2,490
16 38 41 Grant Adcox Chevrolet Adcox-Kirby 115 295 0 Running 1,925
17 26 67 Buddy Arrington Chevrolet Arrington Racing 112 290 0 Engine 2,365
18 34 19 Bob Burcham Chevrolet Belden Asphalt 109 284 0 Engine 1,725
19 7 11 Cale Yarborough Chevrolet Holly Farms 111 282 40 Engine 5,440
20 39 25 Jabe Thomas Chevrolet Ward's Mobile Homes 103 276 0 Engine 1,525
21 3 28 A.J. Foyt Chevrolet Gilmore Enterprises 105 264 23 Engine 2,100
22 11 54 Lennie Pond Chevrolet Master Chevy / Virginia Concrete 97 248 0 Engine 1,800
23 16 31 Jim Vandiver Dodge Triple Elkhorn Mining 99 238 1 Ignition 1,250
24 4 88 Darrell Waltrip Chevrolet Terminal Transport 91 219 0 Battery 3,500
25 17 98 Richie Panch Chevrolet Grey-Rock Brake Products 93 211 2 Suspension 1,735
26 2 71 Dave Marcis Dodge K & K Insurance 90 187 1 Engine 4,500
27 29 47 Bruce Hill Chevrolet Howson Algraphy 82 183 0 Engine 1,560
28 21 95 Harry Jefferson Ford Jefferson Racing 79 171 0 Steering 1,035
29 27 60 Jackie Rogers Chevrolet Palm Room 76 149 0 Engine 1,010
30 40 8 Ed Negre Dodge 10,000 RPM Speed Equipment 73 143 0 Clutch 1,450
31 8 16 Bobby Allison Matador Coca-Cola / AMC 75 123 49 Engine 1,760
32 36 49 G.C. Spencer Dodge Spencer Antiques 67 114 0 Engine 930
33 15 27 Donnie Allison Chevrolet Black Gold Oil 69 108 1 Engine 955
34 10 83 Johnny Rutherford Chevrolet Smithville Farms 61 82 0 Axle 915
35 12 90 Dick Brooks Ford Truxmore Industries 58 76 0 Crash 1,400
36 13 3 Charlie Glotzbach Chevrolet Kmart 60 59 1 Transmission 1,035
37 19 75 Bobby Isaac Mercury Puro Racing 52 40 0 Engine 855
38 28 92 Skip Manning Chevrolet Stratagraph 49 32 0 Engine 840
39 20 50 Jimmy Insolo Chevrolet Stock Car Products 46 31 0 Engine 825
40 37 06 Neil Castles Chevrolet Howard Furniture 43 15 0 Ignition 850
41 31 30 Walter Ballard Chevrolet Clyde Lynn Auto Parts 40 14 0 Engine 1,125
42 18 14 Coo Coo Marlin Chevrolet Cunningham-Kelley 37 8 0 Engine 1,115