OFFICIAL RACE RESULTS

RIVERSIDE 400

David Pearson won the 1976 NASCAR Winston Cup Series Riverside 400 at Riverside International Raceway.

TRACK

  • NAME: Riverside International Raceway
  • LOCATION: Riverside
  • LENGTH: 2.620 Miles
  • SURFACE: Road Course
  • PURSE: $93,580

RACE

  • NUMBER: 14
  • NAME: Riverside 400
  • DATE: 06-13-1976
  • LAPS / MILES: 95 / 249
  • CAUTIONS / LAPS: 1 / 4

WINNER

  • NAME: David Pearson
  • CAR MAKE: Mercury
  • AVG SPEED: 106.279
  • START POSITION: 1st
  • LEAD CHANGES: 7
Finish Start # Driver Make Sponsor Points Laps Led Status Money
1 1 21 David Pearson Mercury Purolator 180 95 40 Running 15,150
2 2 2 Bobby Allison Mercury CAM 2 175 95 7 Running 10,695
3 3 72 Benny Parsons Chevrolet King's Row Fireplace 165 94 0 Running 7,550
4 9 96 Ray Elder Dodge Racing Farmers 160 94 0 Running 4,970
5 4 15 Buddy Baker Ford Norris Industries 155 94 0 Running 5,540
6 10 88 Darrell Waltrip Chevrolet Gatorade 150 93 0 Running 4,820
7 6 11 Cale Yarborough Chevrolet Holly Farms 156 93 48 Running 4,310
8 5 38 Jimmy Insolo Chevrolet Martin's Union 76 142 92 0 Running 2,070
9 7 43 Richard Petty Dodge STP 138 92 0 Running 5,500
10 16 71 Dave Marcis Dodge K & K Insurance 134 92 0 Running 3,990
11 12 3 Richard Childress Chevrolet Kansas Jack 130 91 0 Running 2,125
12 13 24 Cecil Gordon Chevrolet Pruette 127 90 0 Running 2,015
13 27 37 Chuck Wahl Chevrolet Excel Trailer / Performance Products 124 90 0 Running 1,565
14 18 70 J.D. McDuffie Chevrolet Butler's 121 89 0 Running 1,715
15 22 09 Eddie Bradshaw Chevrolet C & M Racing 118 89 0 Running 1,340
16 25 48 James Hylton Chevrolet Hylton Engineering 115 87 0 Running 1,440
17 35 69 Bill Polich Chevrolet D. Nienberg Hay 112 86 0 Running 1,165
18 31 89 Don Reynolds Chevrolet Riley Plastering 109 83 0 Running 1,140
19 19 01 Chuck Bown Chevrolet Lake's Drywall 106 82 0 Running 1,115
20 23 79 Frank Warren Dodge Native Tan 103 81 0 Engine 1,340
21 28 13 Don Puskarich Chevrolet Oil Field Construction 100 81 0 Running 1,065
22 34 18 John Dineen Ford Starks 97 73 0 Running 1,040
23 17 44 Gary Matthews Chevrolet Noble Auto Parts 94 71 0 Rear end 1,015
24 29 8 Ed Negre Dodge Ed Negre 91 71 0 Running 1,240
25 14 54 Lennie Pond Chevrolet Pepsi-Cola 88 70 0 Oil pump 1,215
26 26 40 D.K. Ulrich Chevrolet Garden State Auto 85 57 0 Engine 1,190
27 24 29 Roy Smith Chevrolet Mercury Marine 82 54 0 Oil pressure 915
28 30 9 Jim Danielson Dodge Chico's Auto Parts 79 39 0 Engine 890
29 15 12 Neil Bonnett Chevrolet Ill Eagle 76 36 0 Brakes 865
30 11 76 Hugh Pearson Chevrolet Buzby 73 32 0 Engine 840
31 8 50 Rusty Sanders Chevrolet Stock Car Products 70 29 0 Crash 815
32 20 22 John Hamson Chevrolet Ed Cholakian 67 26 0 Engine 790
33 32 41 Ernie Stierly Chevrolet Allied Plating 64 21 0 Transmission 765
34 21 5 Jim Thirkettle Chevrolet Allied Box & Crate 61 9 0 Engine 715
35 33 20 Ron Esau Ford Peralta 58 6 0 Clutch 665