OFFICIAL RACE RESULTS

ATLANTA 500

Bobby Johns won the 1960 NASCAR GRAND NATIONAL SERIES Atlanta 500 at Atlanta Motor Speedway.

TRACK

  • NAME: Atlanta Motor Speedway
  • LOCATION: Atlanta
  • LENGTH: 1.500 Miles
  • SURFACE: Pavement
  • PURSE: $48,470

RACE

  • NUMBER: 44
  • NAME: Atlanta 500
  • DATE: 10-30-1960
  • LAPS / MILES: 334 / 501
  • CAUTIONS / LAPS: 0 / 0

WINNER

  • NAME: Bobby Johns
  • CAR MAKE: 1960 Pontiac
  • AVG SPEED: 108.408
  • START POSITION: 5th
  • LEAD CHANGES: 7
POINTS LAPS
Fin St # Driver Make Sponsor Tot Race Bonus Tot Led Status Money
1 5 5 Bobby Johns Pontiac Cotton Owens 0 0 0 334 194 Running 15,975
2 37 69 Johnny Allen Chevrolet Hanley Dawson 0 0 0 333 0 Running 7,475
3 13 44 Jim Paschal Plymouth Petty Enterprises 0 0 0 333 0 Running 4,425
4 19 21 Speedy Thompson Ford Wood Brothers 0 0 0 330 0 Running 2,475
5 8 4 Rex White Chevrolet Piedmont / Friendly 0 0 0 330 0 Running 1,850
6 25 42 Lee Petty Plymouth Petty Enterprises 0 0 0 329 0 Running 1,450
7 12 43 Richard Petty Plymouth Petty Enterprises 0 0 0 327 0 Running 1,075
8 6 12 Joe Weatherly Ford Holman-Moody 0 0 0 323 15 Running 1,300
9 14 49 Bob Welborn Chevrolet Bob Welborn 0 0 0 323 0 Running 825
10 4 28 Fred Lorenzen Ford Fred Lorenzen 0 0 0 318 0 Running 1,000
11 38 39 Herb Tillman Chevrolet Ralph Stark 0 0 0 316 0 Running 700
12 20 1 Paul Lewis Chevrolet Faircloth 0 0 0 311 0 Running 625
13 39 74 LD Austin Chevrolet L.D. Austin 0 0 0 310 0 Running 500
14 40 64 Curtis Crider Ford Spook Crawford 0 0 0 309 0 Running 450
15 33 81 Larry Frank Ford Shorty Rollins 0 0 0 307 0 Running 500
16 41 19 Herman Beam Ford Herman Beam 0 0 0 306 0 Running 350
17 21 55 Jimmy Thompson T-Bird Roy Burdick 0 0 0 303 0 Running 300
18 27 2 Tommy Irwin Chevrolet Tom Daniels 0 0 0 300 0 Running 260
19 35 92 Gerald Duke T-Bird Gerald Duke 0 0 0 297 0 Running 300
20 24 87 Buck Baker Chevrolet Thor 0 0 0 294 0 Running 250
21 34 61 Possum Jones T-Bird Doc White 0 0 0 291 0 Running 275
22 30 23 Doug Yates Plymouth Raeford Johnson 0 0 0 255 0 Fuel pump 200
23 28 59 Tom Pistone Pontiac B.G. Holloway 0 0 0 224 0 Gas tank 200
24 3 27 Junior Johnson Pontiac Daytona Kennel 0 0 0 212 0 Axle 450
25 17 67 David Pearson Chevrolet David Pearson 0 0 0 212 0 Crash 225
26 2 47 Jack Smith Pontiac Boomershine 0 0 0 154 84 Engine 445
27 23 15 Roscoe Thompson Ford Beau Morgan 0 0 0 144 0 Crash 210
28 29 89 Charley Griffith Chevrolet Joe Lee Johnson 0 0 0 132 0 A frame 200
29 16 73 Johnny Beauchamp Chevrolet Dale Swanson 0 0 0 85 0 Crash 240
30 9 85 Emanuel Zervakis Chevrolet Monroe Shook 0 0 0 83 0 Con rod 250
31 32 34 Charlie Glotzbach Chevrolet Red Hollingsworth 0 0 0 74 0 Axle 200
32 22 10 TC Hunt Plymouth Fred Wheat 0 0 0 73 0 A frame 200
33 18 82 LeeRoy Yarbrough Chevrolet -- 0 0 0 60 0 Crash 225
34 1 22 Fireball Roberts Pontiac John Hines 0 0 0 58 41 Axle 665
35 36 17 Jimmy Pardue Dodge Bob Barron 0 0 0 58 0 Engine 225
36 10 90 Tiny Lund Ford Junie Donlavey 0 0 0 52 0 Engine 250
37 7 94 Banjo Matthews Ford Banjo Matthews 0 0 0 51 0 Crash 275
38 15 77 Marvin Panch Ford Billie Ridgeway 0 0 0 46 0 Brakes 225
39 25 01 Bob Eichor Ford -- 0 0 0 39 0 Crash 200
40 43 16 Elmo Langley Pontiac Happy Steigel 0 0 0 24 0 Engine 200
41 45 99 Wilbur Rakestraw Ford Talmadge Cochrane 0 0 0 23 0 Engine 200
42 31 78 Friday Hassler Chevrolet E.C. Wilson 0 0 0 16 0 Engine 200
43 11 11 Ned Jarrett Ford Courtesy 0 0 0 5 0 Engine 225
44 42 79 Paul Norris Ford Robert Ramey 0 0 0 1 0 Engine 200
45 44 45 Bill Gazaway Oldsmobile Bill Gazaway 0 0 0 1 0 Rear end 200