OFFICIAL RACE RESULTS

VIRGINIA 500

Richard Petty won the 1960 NASCAR GRAND NATIONAL SERIES Virginia 500 at Martinsville Speedway.

TRACK

  • NAME: Martinsville Speedway
  • LOCATION: Martinsville
  • LENGTH: 0.500 Miles
  • SURFACE: Pavement
  • PURSE: $12,175

RACE

  • NUMBER: 10
  • NAME: Virginia 500
  • DATE: 04-10-1960
  • LAPS / MILES: 500 / 250
  • CAUTIONS / LAPS: 8 / 0

WINNER

  • NAME: Richard Petty
  • CAR MAKE: 1960 Plymouth
  • AVG SPEED: 63.943
  • START POSITION: 4th
  • LEAD CHANGES: 8
POINTS LAPS
Fin St # Driver Make Sponsor Tot Race Bonus Tot Led Status Money
1 4 43 Richard Petty Plymouth Petty Enterprises 0 0 0 500 135 Running 3,340
2 2 21 Jimmy Massey Ford Auto Sales & Body Co. 0 0 0 500 26 Running 1,535
3 1 24 Glen Wood Ford Wood Brothers 0 0 0 499 165 Running 1,155
4 7 4 Rex White Chevrolet Piedmont / Friendly 0 0 0 499 32 Running 835
5 23 49 Bob Welborn Chevrolet Bob Welborn 0 0 0 495 0 Running 650
6 3 42 Lee Petty Plymouth Petty Enterprises 0 0 0 495 0 Running 650
7 12 69 Johnny Allen Chevrolet Hanley Dawson 0 0 0 495 0 Running 425
8 11 27 Junior Johnson Chevrolet Daytona Kennel 0 0 0 492 0 Running 375
9 6 85 Emanuel Zervakis Chevrolet Monroe Shook 0 0 0 491 0 Running 300
10 14 11 Ned Jarrett Ford Courtesy 0 0 0 488 0 Running 300
11 28 71 Gene Marmor Pontiac Frank Skinner 0 0 0 485 0 Running 200
12 8 29 Bob Potter Chevrolet Bob Potter 0 0 0 474 0 Running 150
13 30 48 GC Spencer Chevrolet Weldon Wagner 0 0 0 471 0 Running 135
14 10 41 Bobby Johns Chevrolet Shorty Johns 0 0 0 470 49 Rear end 195
15 32 55 Ernie Gahan Chevrolet Ernie Gahan 0 0 0 468 0 Rear end 125
16 5 31 Joe Weatherly Ford Holman-Moody 0 0 0 466 0 Rear end 110
17 25 39 Herb Tillman Chevrolet Ralph Stark 0 0 0 458 0 Running 110
18 9 28 Fred Lorenzen Ford Fred Lorenzen 0 0 0 454 93 Engine 190
19 17 54 Jimmy Pardue Dodge Lowe's 0 0 0 448 0 Running 100
20 35 64 Bunkie Blackburn Ford Spook Crawford 0 0 0 429 0 Running 100
21 33 32 Paul Lewis Chevrolet Jess Potter 0 0 0 400 0 Running 100
22 16 7 Jim Reed Chevrolet Jim Reed 0 0 0 354 0 Engine 100
23 37 1 Buddy Baker Chevrolet Faircloth 0 0 0 335 0 Engine 90
24 29 99 Wilbur Rakestraw Ford Talmadge Cochrane 0 0 0 284 0 Crash 90
25 27 19 John Rostek Ford John Rostek 0 0 0 284 0 Rf hub 85
26 24 87 Buck Baker Chevrolet Buck Baker 0 0 0 230 0 Engine 80
27 13 10 Elmo Langley Buick Ratus Walters 0 0 0 229 0 Axle 75
28 34 24 Arnold Gardner Ford Harry Huhn 0 0 0 187 0 Oil pressure 75
29 19 77 Joe Lee Johnson Ford Billie Ridgeway 0 0 0 155 0 Rear end 175
30 21 17 Fred Harb Ford Fred Harb 0 0 0 155 0 Piston 75
31 26 70 Elmo Henderson Pontiac W.H. Watson 0 0 0 130 0 Axle 50
32 20 59 Tom Pistone Chevrolet Thor 0 0 0 102 0 Rr seal 50
33 36 15 Aubrey Boles Plymouth Aubrey Boles 0 0 0 97 0 Engine 50
34 31 52 Pat Moore Ford Frank Klitzer 0 0 0 72 0 Engine 50
35 15 23 Doug Yates Plymouth Raeford Johnson 0 0 0 70 0 Crash 50
36 18 95 Bob Duell Ford Julian Buesink 0 0 0 69 0 Crash 0
37 22 78 Tommy Irwin Chevrolet E.C. Wilson 0 0 0 59 0 Crash 0