OFFICIAL RACE RESULTS

WILKES 400

Marvin Panch won the 1963 NASCAR GRAND NATIONAL SERIES Wilkes 400 at North Wilkesboro Speedway.

TRACK

  • NAME: North Wilkesboro Speedway
  • LOCATION: North Wilkesboro
  • LENGTH: 0.625 Miles
  • SURFACE: Pavement
  • PURSE: $13,875

RACE

  • NUMBER: 50
  • NAME: Wilkes 400
  • DATE: 09-29-1963
  • LAPS / MILES: 400 / 250
  • CAUTIONS / LAPS: 2 / 17

WINNER

  • NAME: Marvin Panch
  • CAR MAKE: 1963 Ford
  • AVG SPEED: 89.428
  • START POSITION: 3rd
  • LEAD CHANGES: 9
POINTS LAPS
Fin St # Driver Make Sponsor Tot Race Bonus Tot Led Status Money
1 3 21 Marvin Panch Ford Wood Brothers 0 0 0 400 131 Running 3,225
2 1 28 Fred Lorenzen Ford LaFayette 0 0 0 400 58 Running 2,050
3 4 29 Nelson Stacy Ford Holman-Moody 0 0 0 398 56 Running 1,450
4 2 22 Fireball Roberts Ford Holman-Moody 0 0 0 397 155 Running 1,225
5 7 11 Ned Jarrett Ford Burton-Robinson 0 0 0 397 0 Running 625
6 5 8 Joe Weatherly Mercury Bud Moore 0 0 0 397 0 Running 800
7 13 4 Rex White Mercury Louis Clements 0 0 0 390 0 Running 475
8 10 6 David Pearson Dodge Cotton Owens 0 0 0 389 0 Running 425
9 15 32 Tiny Lund Ford Dave Kent 0 0 0 384 0 Running 375
10 16 36 Larry Thomas Dodge Wade Younts 0 0 0 383 0 Running 325
11 18 14 Darel Dieringer Ford Pete Stewart 0 0 0 378 0 Running 300
12 27 17 Bob Welborn Pontiac Fred Harb 0 0 0 375 0 Running 250
13 23 62 Curtis Crider Mercury Curtis Crider 0 0 0 368 0 Running 225
14 28 67 Reb Wickersham Pontiac Reb's Sport Shop 0 0 0 358 0 Running 200
15 24 34 Wendell Scott Chevrolet Wendell Scott 0 0 0 354 0 Running 150
16 26 88 Major Melton Chrysler Major Melton 0 0 0 351 0 Running 150
17 20 09 Larry Manning Chevrolet Bob Adams 0 0 0 344 0 Running 175
18 21 33 Roy Mayne Chevrolet C.L. Kilpatrick 0 0 0 326 0 Running 150
19 17 87 Buck Baker Pontiac Buck Baker 0 0 0 276 0 Crash 175
20 14 99 Larry Frank Ford Bondy Long 0 0 0 243 0 Brakes 175
21 11 7 Bobby Johns Pontiac Shorty Johns 0 0 0 236 0 Piston 125
22 19 54 Jimmy Pardue Ford Pete Stewart 0 0 0 236 0 Differential 125
23 22 93 Lee Reitzel Ford Lee Reitzel 0 0 0 201 0 Crash 100
24 6 47 Jack Smith Plymouth Jack Smith 0 0 0 151 0 Differential 125
25 12 43 Jimmy Massey Plymouth Petty Enterprises 0 0 0 78 0 Engine 125
26 3 41 Richard Petty Plymouth Petty Enterprises 0 0 0 45 0 Engine 125
27 25 96 Bobby Keck Chevrolet Hubert Westmoreland 0 0 0 26 0 Overheating 100
28 9 3 Junior Johnson Chevrolet Holly Farms 0 0 0 4 0 Brake cylinder 125