RIVERSIDE INTERNATIONAL RACEWAY

RIVERSIDE, CA

Riverside International Raceway is a 2.631 mile Road course. It falls in the category of Road Course (a racing circuit comprised of left- and right-hand turns, as opposed to an oval which is comprised exclusively of left-hand turns.).

The first NASCAR Cup Series race at Riverside International Raceway was in 1958 and the last Cup Series race was in 1988.

Rank Driver Total Poles
1 Darrell Waltrip 9
2 David Pearson 7
3 Terry Labonte 5
3 Bobby Allison 5
5 Richard Petty 4
6 Dan Gurney 2
6 AJ Foyt 2
6 Cale Yarborough 2
9 Marvin Panch 1
9 Dick Hutcherson 1
Rank Driver Total Wins
1 Bobby Allison 6
2 Richard Petty 5
2 Darrell Waltrip 5
2 Dan Gurney 5
5 Tim Richmond 4
6 David Pearson 3
6 Cale Yarborough 3
8 Ray Elder 2
8 Ricky Rudd 2
8 Rusty Wallace 2
Date Race Name Winner Start Make Cautions/Laps Lead Changes
06-12-88 Budweiser 400 Rusty Wallace 2 Pontiac 7/27 14
11-08-87 Winston Western 500 Rusty Wallace 3 Pontiac 4/21 10
06-21-87 Budweiser 400 Tim Richmond 5 Chevrolet 4/14 9
11-16-86 Winston Western 500 Tim Richmond 1 Chevrolet 7/25 12
06-01-86 Budweiser 400 Darrell Waltrip 1 Chevrolet 3/8 14
11-17-85 Winston Western 500 Ricky Rudd 4 Ford 3/10 14
06-02-85 Budweiser 400 Terry Labonte 2 Chevrolet 3/9 10
11-18-84 Winston Western 500 Geoffrey Bodine 12 Chevrolet 4/20 12
06-03-84 Budweiser 400 Terry Labonte 1 Chevrolet 4/12 10
11-20-83 Winston Western 500 Bill Elliott 10 Ford 5/26 13
06-05-83 Budweiser 400 Ricky Rudd 4 Chevrolet 5/35 12
11-21-82 Winston Western 500 Tim Richmond 4 Buick 3/16 14
06-13-82 Budweiser 400 Tim Richmond 4 Buick 1/7 10
11-22-81 Winston Western 500 Bobby Allison 5 Buick 7/33 19
06-14-81 Warner W. Hodgdon 400 Darrell Waltrip 1 Buick 6/21 15
01-11-81 Winston Western 500 Bobby Allison 2 Chevrolet 6/31 15
06-08-80 Warner W. Hodgdon 400 Darrell Waltrip 2 Chevrolet 5/15 18
01-13-80 Winston Western 500 Darrell Waltrip 1 Chevrolet 2/30 5
06-10-79 NAPA Riverside 400 Bobby Allison 4 Ford 2/6 5
01-14-79 Winston Western 500 Darrell Waltrip 4 Chevrolet 0/0 13
06-11-78 NAPA 400 Benny Parsons 4 Chevrolet 1/4 10
01-22-78 Winston Western 500 Cale Yarborough 4 Oldsmobile 4/17 12
06-12-77 NAPA 400 Richard Petty 1 Dodge 1/5 7
01-16-77 Winston Western 500 David Pearson 2 Mercury 0/0 3
06-13-76 Riverside 400 David Pearson 1 Mercury 1/4 7
01-18-76 Winston Western 500 David Pearson 2 Mercury 5/20 17
06-08-75 Tuborg 400 Richard Petty 2 Dodge 3/17 9
01-19-75 Winston Western 500 Bobby Allison 1 Matador 5/29 13
06-09-74 Tuborg 400 Cale Yarborough 3 Chevrolet 2/5 5
01-26-74 Winston Western 500 Cale Yarborough 2 Chevrolet 2/12 15
06-17-73 Tuborg 400 Bobby Allison 2 Chevrolet 4/22 12
01-21-73 Winston Western 500 Mark Donohue 4 Matador 3/10 10
06-18-72 Golden State 400 Ray Elder 7 Dodge 3/11 12
01-23-72 Winston Western 500 Richard Petty 2 Plymouth 3/7 9
06-20-71 Winston Golden State 400 Bobby Allison 1 Dodge 6/32 12
01-10-71 Motor Trend 500 Ray Elder 3 Dodge 1/9 10
06-14-70 Falstaff 400 Richard Petty 2 Plymouth 3/13 3
01-18-70 Motor Trend 500 AJ Foyt 3 Ford 6/31 20
02-01-69 Motor Trend 500 Richard Petty 4 Ford 0/0 9
01-21-68 Motor Trend 500 Dan Gurney 1 Ford 0/0 16
01-22-67 Motor Trend 500 Parnelli Jones 6 Ford 0/0 10
01-23-66 Motor Trend 500 Dan Gurney 2 Ford 2/0 9
01-17-65 Motor Trend 500 Dan Gurney 11 Ford 2/0 7
01-19-64 Motor Trend 500 Dan Gurney 4 Ford 2/0 5
11-03-63 Golden State 400 Darel Dieringer 3 Mercury 1/0 7
01-20-63 Riverside 500 Dan Gurney 11 Ford 6/0 9
05-21-61 1961-22 Lloyd Dane 2 Chevrolet 0/0 0
06-01-58 Crown America 500 Eddie Gray 6 Ford 0/0 1