OFFICIAL RACE RESULTS

LOS ANGELES TIMES 500

David Pearson won the 1976 NASCAR Winston Cup Series Los Angeles Times 500 at Ontario Motor Speedway.

TRACK

  • NAME: Ontario Motor Speedway
  • LOCATION: Ontario
  • LENGTH: 2.500 Miles
  • SURFACE: Pavement
  • PURSE: $155,639

RACE

  • NUMBER: 30
  • NAME: Los Angeles Times 500
  • DATE: 11-21-1976
  • LAPS / MILES: 200 / 500
  • CAUTIONS / LAPS: 2 / 19

WINNER

  • NAME: David Pearson
  • CAR MAKE: Mercury
  • AVG SPEED: 137.101
  • START POSITION: 1st
  • LEAD CHANGES: 4
Finish Start # Driver Make Sponsor Points Laps Led Status Money
1 1 21 David Pearson Mercury Purolator 185 200 121 Running 27,715
2 11 54 Lennie Pond Chevrolet Pepsi-Cola 170 199 0 Running 14,690
3 9 72 Benny Parsons Chevrolet 1st National City Travelers Checks 165 198 0 Running 11,670
4 12 90 Dick Brooks Ford Truxmore 160 198 0 Running 7,810
5 17 48 James Hylton Chevrolet Hylton Engineering 155 196 0 Running 6,250
6 27 36 Bobby Wawak Chevrolet Gwinn-Wawak 150 196 0 Running 3,840
7 15 50 Terry Bivins Chevrolet Stock Car Products 146 194 0 Running 3,540
8 26 92 Skip Manning Chevrolet Stratagraph 142 192 0 Running 4,040
9 14 81 Terry Ryan Chevrolet WAM Racing 138 192 0 Running 2,940
10 21 47 Bruce Hill Chevrolet Bruce Hill 134 192 0 Running 4,080
11 30 70 J.D. McDuffie Chevrolet J.D. McDuffie 130 191 0 Running 3,670
12 20 8 Ed Negre Dodge Ed Negre 127 190 0 Running 3,385
13 24 55 Larry Phillips Ford Haddick's Towing 0 188 0 Running 1,990
14 10 67 Sonny Easley Ford Haddick's Towing 121 188 0 Running 2,950
15 40 13 Don Puskarich Chevrolet Oil Field Construction 118 187 0 Running 1,765
16 18 24 Cecil Gordon Chevrolet Cecil Gordon 115 187 0 Running 2,690
17 32 64 Tommy Gale Ford Elmo Langley 112 182 0 Running 2,455
18 31 79 Frank Warren Dodge Frank Warren 109 181 0 Running 2,195
19 13 01 Chuck Bown Chevrolet Lake's Drywall 106 178 0 Engine 1,515
20 23 68 Janet Guthrie Chevrolet Kelly Girl 0 177 0 Hub 1,464
21 19 38 Jimmy Insolo Chevrolet Martin's Union 76 0 171 0 Battery 1,415
22 28 94 Mike Hiss Chevrolet Black Gold Oil 0 169 0 Running 1,365
23 3 11 Cale Yarborough Chevrolet Holly Farms 99 168 68 Clutch 7,785
24 2 71 Dave Marcis Dodge K & K Insurance 91 153 0 Engine 4,865
25 16 40 D.K. Ulrich Chevrolet Garden State Auto 88 147 0 Engine 1,715
26 36 73 Bill Schmitt Chevrolet Old Milwaukee 85 141 0 Engine 1,165
27 7 43 Richard Petty Dodge STP 87 127 11 Engine 6,165
28 35 33 Glenn Francis Chevrolet Auto Anti-Theft 79 125 0 Engine 1,065
29 29 5 Jim Thirkettle Chevrolet Allied Box & Crate 76 124 0 Engine 1,015
30 37 05 David Sisco Chevrolet David Sisco 73 118 0 Engine 1,465
31 39 26 Carl Joiner Chevrolet Marquardt Racing 70 111 0 Crash 915
32 33 1 Hershel McGriff Chevrolet Hershel McGriff 0 108 0 Engine 865
33 5 2 Bobby Allison Mercury CAM 2 64 102 0 Engine 3,815
34 8 28 Donnie Allison Chevrolet Hoss Ellington 61 102 0 Engine 760
35 38 98 John Kieper Chevrolet Wholesale Truck Parts 58 62 0 Engine 710
36 22 3 Richard Childress Chevrolet Kansas Jack 55 54 0 Overheating 1,200
37 34 19 Henley Gray Chevrolet Belden Asphalt 52 48 0 Transmission 690
38 25 29 Roy Smith Chevrolet Dick Midgley 49 23 0 Engine 680
39 4 15 Buddy Baker Ford Norris Industries 46 12 0 Transmission 3,670
40 6 88 Darrell Waltrip Chevrolet Gatorade 43 10 0 Engine 3,660