OFFICIAL RACE RESULTS

GWYN STALEY 400

Rex White won the 1961 NASCAR GRAND NATIONAL SERIES Gwyn Staley 400 at North Wilkesboro Speedway.

TRACK

  • NAME: North Wilkesboro Speedway
  • LOCATION: North Wilkesboro
  • LENGTH: 0.625 Miles
  • SURFACE: Pavement
  • PURSE: $9,700

RACE

  • NUMBER: 14
  • NAME: Gwyn Staley 400
  • DATE: 04-16-1961
  • LAPS / MILES: 400 / 250
  • CAUTIONS / LAPS: 6 / 33

WINNER

  • NAME: Rex White
  • CAR MAKE: 1961 Chevrolet
  • AVG SPEED: 83.248
  • START POSITION: 2nd
  • LEAD CHANGES: 4
POINTS LAPS
Fin St # Driver Make Sponsor Tot Race Bonus Tot Led Status Money
1 2 4 Rex White Chevrolet White-Clements 0 0 0 400 221 Running 2,455
2 6 2 Tommy Irwin Chevrolet Tom Daniels 0 0 0 398 0 Running 1,175
3 3 43 Richard Petty Plymouth Petty Enterprises 0 0 0 396 0 Running 900
4 19 22 Fireball Roberts Pontiac Smokey Yunick 0 0 0 390 0 Running 575
5 7 69 Johnny Allen Chevrolet B.G. Holloway 0 0 0 387 0 Crash 575
6 13 85 Emanuel Zervakis Chevrolet Monroe Shook 0 0 0 385 0 Running 475
7 10 87 Buddy Baker Chrysler Buck Baker 0 0 0 369 0 Transmission 375
8 14 17 Fred Harb Ford Fred Harb 0 0 0 366 0 Running 325
9 16 19 Herman Beam Ford Herman Beam 0 0 0 346 0 Running 325
10 21 33 Reb Wickersham Oldsmobile Reb Wickersham 0 0 0 333 0 Running 250
11 18 71 Bob Barron Dodge Bob Barron 0 0 0 329 0 Running 250
12 24 62 Curtis Crider Ford Curtis Crider 0 0 0 319 0 Running 175
13 12 35 George Green Plymouth M.J. Black 0 0 0 310 0 Running 175
14 4 21 Curtis Turner Ford Wood Brothers 0 0 0 296 56 Rear end 250
15 23 34 Wendell Scott Chevrolet Wendell Scott 0 0 0 276 0 Running 100
16 20 9 Roy Tyner Ford Roy Tyner 0 0 0 252 0 Clutch 100
17 8 54 Jimmy Pardue Chevrolet Jimmy Pardue 0 0 0 230 0 Pistons 125
18 15 48 GC Spencer Chevrolet G.C. Spencer 0 0 0 168 0 Rear end 125
19 5 28 Fred Lorenzen Ford Holman-Moody 0 0 0 123 61 Rocker arm 210
20 17 0 Bobby Waddell Dodge Bobby Waddell 0 0 0 109 0 Rear end 125
21 25 1 Paul Lewis Chevrolet Jess Potter 0 0 0 100 0 Rocker arm 75
22 1 27 Junior Johnson Pontiac Holly Farms 0 0 0 62 62 Transmission 285
23 22 23 Doug Yates Plymouth Raeford Johnson 0 0 0 30 0 Rear end 75
24 9 11 Ned Jarrett Chevrolet B.G. Holloway 0 0 0 29 0 Pistons 100
25 11 86 Buck Baker Chrysler Buck Baker 0 0 0 27 0 Rear end 100