OFFICIAL RACE RESULTS

1961-02

Lee Petty won the 1961 NASCAR GRAND NATIONAL SERIES 1961-02 at Speedway Park.

TRACK

  • NAME: Speedway Park
  • LOCATION: Jacksonville
  • LENGTH: 0.500 Miles
  • SURFACE: Dirt
  • PURSE: $3,985

RACE

  • NUMBER: 2
  • NAME: 1961-02
  • DATE: 11-20-1961
  • LAPS / MILES: 200 / 100
  • CAUTIONS / LAPS: 0 / 0

WINNER

  • NAME: Lee Petty
  • CAR MAKE: 1960 Plymouth
  • AVG SPEED: 64.400
  • START POSITION: 13th
  • LEAD CHANGES: 4
POINTS LAPS
Fin St # Driver Make Sponsor Tot Race Bonus Tot Led Status Money
1 13 42 Lee Petty Plymouth Petty Enterprises 0 0 0 200 18 Running 800
2 3 2 Tommy Irwin Chevrolet Tommy Irwin 0 0 0 199 166 Running 525
3 6 4 Rex White Chevrolet Piedmont / Friendly 0 0 0 198 0 Running 475
4 8 43 Richard Petty Plymouth Petty Enterprises 0 0 0 197 0 Running 275
5 16 23 Doug Yates Plymouth Raeford Johnson 0 0 0 194 0 Running 250
6 15 19 Herman Beam Ford Herman Beam 0 0 0 191 0 Running 215
7 14 16 Elmo Langley Pontiac Doc White 0 0 0 190 0 Running 175
8 21 74 LD Austin Chevrolet L.D. Austin 0 0 0 180 0 Running 150
9 5 49 Bob Welborn Chevrolet Bob Welborn 0 0 0 176 1 Running 140
10 20 1 Paul Lewis Chevrolet Faircloth 0 0 0 163 0 Rr tire 130
11 2 87 Buck Baker Chevrolet Thor 0 0 0 137 15 Head gasket 125
12 22 7 Bob Barron Dodge Bob Barron 0 0 0 127 0 Running 110
13 18 35 Jimmy Pardue Plymouth M.J. Black 0 0 0 126 0 Running 100
14 17 33 Reb Wickersham Oldsmobile Reb Wickersham 0 0 0 125 0 Running 85
15 12 64 Curtis Crider Ford Curtis Crider 0 0 0 120 0 Running 70
16 4 67 David Pearson Chevrolet David Pearson 0 0 0 102 0 Running 60
17 7 55 Jimmy Thompson T-Bird -- 0 0 0 92 0 Engine 50
18 19 83 David Ezell Ford Curtis Crider 0 0 0 87 0 Wheel 50
19 10 11 Ned Jarrett Ford Courtesy 0 0 0 67 0 Head gasket 50
20 11 92 Gerald Duke T-Bird Gerald Duke 0 0 0 39 0 Overheating 50
21 9 17 Fred Harb Ford Fred Harb 0 0 0 35 0 Overheating 50
22 1 27 Junior Johnson Pontiac Holly Farms 0 0 0 4 0 Distributor 50