OFFICIAL RACE RESULTS

DAYTONA 500 QUALIFIER #2

Johnny Rutherford won the 1963 NASCAR GRAND NATIONAL SERIES Daytona 500 Qualifier #2 at Daytona International Speedway.

TRACK

  • NAME: Daytona International Speedway
  • LOCATION: Daytona
  • LENGTH: 2.500 Miles
  • SURFACE: Pavement
  • PURSE: $5,025

RACE

  • NUMBER: 6
  • NAME: Daytona 500 Qualifier #2
  • DATE: 02-22-1963
  • LAPS / MILES: 40 / 100
  • CAUTIONS / LAPS: 0 / 0

WINNER

  • NAME: Johnny Rutherford
  • CAR MAKE: 1963 Chevrolet
  • AVG SPEED: 162.969
  • START POSITION: 9th
  • LEAD CHANGES: 4
POINTS LAPS
Fin St # Driver Make Sponsor Tot Race Bonus Tot Led Status Money
1 9 13 Johnny Rutherford Chevrolet Smokey Yunick 0 0 0 40 6 Running 1,100
2 8 4 Rex White Chevrolet Louis Clements 0 0 0 40 26 Running 600
3 1 28 Fred Lorenzen Ford Holman-Moody 0 0 0 40 8 Running 400
4 3 11 Ned Jarrett Ford Burton-Robinson 0 0 0 40 0 Running 300
5 6 29 Nelson Stacy Ford Holman-Moody 0 0 0 40 0 Running 300
6 2 21 Tiny Lund Ford English Motors 0 0 0 40 0 Running 250
7 11 7 Bobby Johns Pontiac Shorty Johns 0 0 0 39 0 Running 225
8 15 15 Parnelli Jones Mercury Bill Stroppe 0 0 0 39 0 Running 200
9 14 26 Darel Dieringer Mercury Bill Stroppe 0 0 0 39 0 Running 150
10 16 10 Bunkie Blackburn Pontiac Jim Stephens 0 0 0 39 0 Running 150
11 7 30 LeeRoy Yarbrough Pontiac E.A. McQuaig 0 0 0 39 0 Running 150
12 18 72 Ted Hairfield Ford Parker Snead 0 0 0 39 0 Running 125
13 10 8 Joe Weatherly Pontiac Bud Moore 0 0 0 38 0 Running 125
14 22 51 Bob Cooper Pontiac Bob Cooper 0 0 0 38 0 Running 100
15 20 18 Stick Elliott Pontiac Toy Bolton 0 0 0 38 0 Running 100
16 24 33 Roy Mayne Chevrolet C.L. Kilpatrick 0 0 0 38 0 Running 100
17 25 04 HB Bailey Pontiac H.B. Bailey 0 0 0 38 0 Running 100
18 29 6 David Pearson Dodge Cotton Owens 0 0 0 37 0 Running 100
19 26 58 John Rogers Pontiac John Rogers 0 0 0 37 0 Running 75
20 21 52 Cale Yarborough Ford Julian Buesink 0 0 0 37 0 Overheating 75
21 28 2 Bill Foster Ford Cliff Stewart 0 0 0 36 0 Running 75
22 27 90 Bobby Isaac Plymouth Bondy Long 0 0 0 31 0 Too slow 75
23 23 41 Jim Paschal Plymouth Petty Enterprises 0 0 0 28 0 Engine 75
24 19 73 Ralph Earnhardt Pontiac Acey Taylor 0 0 0 26 0 Head gasket 75
25 31 34 Wendell Scott Chevrolet Wendell Scott 0 0 0 25 0 Too slow 0
26 14 56 Ed Livingston Ford Mamie Reynolds 0 0 0 21 0 Overheating 0
27 17 36 Rodger Ward Mercury Bill Stroppe 0 0 0 9 0 Engine 0
28 4 54 Jimmy Pardue Pontiac Pete Stewart 0 0 0 3 0 Engine 0
29 30 05 Jim McGuirk Pontiac Ray Nichels 0 0 0 3 0 -- 0
30 13 97 Len Sutton Pontiac Ray Nichels 0 0 0 3 0 Distributor 0
31 12 87 Buck Baker Pontiac Buck Baker 0 0 0 1 0 Distributor 0