OFFICIAL RACE RESULTS

100 MILES AT SOUTHERN STATES FAIRGROUNDS

Joe Weatherly won the 1961 NASCAR GRAND NATIONAL SERIES 100 Miles at Southern States Fairgrounds at Southern States Fairgrounds.

TRACK

  • NAME: Southern States Fairgrounds
  • LOCATION: Charlotte
  • LENGTH: 0.500 Miles
  • SURFACE: Dirt
  • PURSE: $3,785

RACE

  • NUMBER: 1
  • NAME: 100 Miles at Southern States Fairgrounds
  • DATE: 11-06-1960
  • LAPS / MILES: 200 / 100
  • CAUTIONS / LAPS: 4 / 0

WINNER

  • NAME: Joe Weatherly
  • CAR MAKE: 1958 Ford
  • AVG SPEED: 59.435
  • START POSITION: 11th
  • LEAD CHANGES: 4
POINTS LAPS
Fin St # Driver Make Sponsor Tot Race Bonus Tot Led Status Money
1 11 16 Joe Weatherly Ford Doc White 0 0 0 200 40 Running 800
2 2 4 Rex White Chevrolet Piedmont / Friendly 0 0 0 200 52 Running 525
3 1 42 Lee Petty Plymouth Petty Enterprises 0 0 0 196 108 Running 375
4 10 87 Buck Baker Chevrolet Thor 0 0 0 194 0 Running 275
5 5 67 David Pearson Chevrolet David Pearson 0 0 0 190 0 Running 250
6 14 19 Herman Beam Ford Herman Beam 0 0 0 183 0 Running 215
7 16 1 Paul Lewis Chevrolet Faircloth 0 0 0 183 0 Running 175
8 18 74 LD Austin Chevrolet L.D. Austin 0 0 0 174 0 Running 150
9 19 83 Bob Barron Ford Curtis Crider 0 0 0 157 0 Running 140
10 8 23 Doug Yates Plymouth Raeford Johnson 0 0 0 152 0 Rear end 130
11 6 43 Richard Petty Plymouth Petty Enterprises 0 0 0 142 0 A frame 125
12 3 61 Elmo Langley T-Bird Doc White 0 0 0 133 0 Rear end 110
13 17 35 Jimmy Pardue Dodge M.J. Black 0 0 0 112 0 A frame 100
14 13 17 Fred Harb Ford Fred Harb 0 0 0 110 0 Oil pressure 85
15 4 36 Tommy Irwin T-Bird Tommy Irwin 0 0 0 97 0 Engine mount 70
16 7 11 Ned Jarrett Ford Courtesy 0 0 0 60 0 Overheating 60
17 15 7 Buddy Baker Ford Fred Harb 0 0 0 59 0 Driveshaft 50
18 20 27 Junior Johnson Pontiac Holly Farms 0 0 0 35 0 Rr axle 50
19 9 64 Curtis Crider Ford Spook Crawford 0 0 0 35 0 Rear end 50
20 12 59 Tom Pistone Pontiac B.G. Holloway 0 0 0 17 0 Crankshaft 50