OFFICIAL RACE RESULTS

VOLUNTEER 500

Fred Lorenzen won the 1963 NASCAR GRAND NATIONAL SERIES Volunteer 500 at Bristol Motor Speedway.

TRACK

  • NAME: Bristol Motor Speedway
  • LOCATION: Bristol
  • LENGTH: 0.500 Miles
  • SURFACE: Pavement
  • PURSE: $22,000

RACE

  • NUMBER: 37
  • NAME: Volunteer 500
  • DATE: 07-28-1963
  • LAPS / MILES: 500 / 250
  • CAUTIONS / LAPS: 7 / 36

WINNER

  • NAME: Fred Lorenzen
  • CAR MAKE: 1963 Ford
  • AVG SPEED: 74.844
  • START POSITION: 1st
  • LEAD CHANGES: 6
POINTS LAPS
Fin St # Driver Make Sponsor Tot Race Bonus Tot Led Status Money
1 1 28 Fred Lorenzen Ford LaFayette 0 0 0 500 336 Running 4,540
2 15 43 Richard Petty Plymouth Petty Enterprises 0 0 0 500 3 Running 2,365
3 13 42 Jim Paschal Plymouth Petty Enterprises 0 0 0 499 1 Running 1,825
4 4 21 Marvin Panch Ford Wood Brothers 0 0 0 492 0 Running 1,225
5 9 6 David Pearson Dodge Cotton Owens 0 0 0 491 0 Running 1,075
6 8 8 Joe Weatherly Pontiac Bud Moore 0 0 0 488 0 Running 1,175
7 6 0 Tiny Lund Ford Holman-Moody 0 0 0 488 0 Running 775
8 20 26 Darel Dieringer Mercury Bill Stroppe 0 0 0 488 0 Running 775
9 14 4 Rex White Mercury Louis Clements 0 0 0 486 0 Running 700
10 7 44 Tommy Irwin Ford Stewart McKinney 0 0 0 484 0 Running 525
11 16 99 Bobby Isaac Ford Bondy Long 0 0 0 482 0 Running 475
12 23 36 Larry Thomas Dodge Wade Younts 0 0 0 475 0 Running 400
13 12 5 Billy Wade Dodge Cotton Owens 0 0 0 473 0 Clutch 350
14 22 19 Cale Yarborough Ford Herman Beam 0 0 0 471 0 Running 300
15 11 7 Bobby Johns Pontiac Shorty Johns 0 0 0 469 0 Running 350
16 28 86 Neil Castles Chrysler Buck Baker 0 0 0 467 0 Running 275
17 30 56 Ed Livingston Ford Mamie Reynolds 0 0 0 436 0 Running 275
18 32 67 Reb Wickersham Pontiac Reb's Sport Shop 0 0 0 430 0 Engine 275
19 33 76 JD McDuffie Ford J.D. McDuffie 0 0 0 425 0 Running 250
20 35 83 Worth McMillion Pontiac Worth McMillion 0 0 0 423 0 Running 200
21 34 88 Major Melton Chrysler Major Melton 0 0 0 418 0 Running 225
22 3 3 Junior Johnson Chevrolet Holly Farms 0 0 0 407 160 Engine 485
23 31 57 Bobby Keck Ford Pete Stewart 0 0 0 406 0 Running 225
24 21 47 Jack Smith Plymouth Jack Smith 0 0 0 401 0 Engine 225
25 10 11 Ned Jarrett Ford Burton-Robinson 0 0 0 399 0 Running 225
26 27 32 Mark Hurley Ford Dave Kent 0 0 0 396 0 Wheel 235
27 24 05 Possum Jones Pontiac Possum Jones 0 0 0 364 0 Brakes 200
28 19 48 Stick Elliott Plymouth Jack Smith 0 0 0 349 0 Differential 225
29 2 22 Fireball Roberts Ford Young Ford 0 0 0 312 0 Crash 250
30 18 54 Jimmy Pardue Ford Pete Stewart 0 0 0 187 0 Crash 225
31 26 75 Bunkie Blackburn Pontiac Robert Smith 0 0 0 135 0 Tire 200
32 17 87 Buck Baker Pontiac Buck Baker 0 0 0 62 0 Ignition 225
33 29 62 Curtis Crider Mercury Curtis Crider 0 0 0 51 0 Engine 200
34 5 29 Nelson Stacy Ford Holman-Moody 0 0 0 47 0 Crash 225
35 25 03 GC Spencer Chevrolet G.C. Spencer 0 0 0 11 0 Fuel pump 300
36 36 63 Chuck Huckabee Mercury Curtis Crider 0 0 0 4 0 Differential 200