OFFICIAL RACE RESULTS

SOUTH BOSTON 400

Richard Petty won the 1963 NASCAR GRAND NATIONAL SERIES South Boston 400 at South Boston Speedway.

TRACK

  • NAME: South Boston Speedway
  • LOCATION: South Boston
  • LENGTH: 0.375 Miles
  • SURFACE: Pavement
  • PURSE: $6,095

RACE

  • NUMBER: 17
  • NAME: South Boston 400
  • DATE: 04-14-1963
  • LAPS / MILES: 400 / 150
  • CAUTIONS / LAPS: 0 / 0

WINNER

  • NAME: Richard Petty
  • CAR MAKE: 1963 Plymouth
  • AVG SPEED: 75.229
  • START POSITION: 2nd
  • LEAD CHANGES: 1
POINTS LAPS
Fin St # Driver Make Sponsor Tot Race Bonus Tot Led Status Money
1 2 43 Richard Petty Plymouth Petty Enterprises 0 0 0 400 325 Running 1,500
2 3 41 Jim Paschal Plymouth Petty Enterprises 0 0 0 398 0 Running 900
3 1 11 Ned Jarrett Ford Burton-Robinson 0 0 0 394 75 Running 700
4 9 09 Larry Manning Chevrolet Bob Adams 0 0 0 374 0 Running 550
5 16 134 Earl Brooks Chevrolet Wendell Scott 0 0 0 369 0 Running 450
6 7 19 Herman Beam Ford Herman Beam 0 0 0 368 0 Running 350
7 12 34 Wendell Scott Chevrolet Wendell Scott 0 0 0 365 0 Running 250
8 5 6 David Pearson Dodge Cotton Owens 0 0 0 358 0 Running 175
9 6 87 Buck Baker Chrysler Buck Baker 0 0 0 347 0 Running 150
10 14 0 EJ Trivette Chevrolet Bill Church 0 0 0 346 0 Running 140
11 13 62 Curtis Crider Mercury Curtis Crider 0 0 0 325 0 Running 130
12 15 49 Larry Thomas Dodge J.C. Parker 0 0 0 254 0 Rear end 120
13 4 5 Billy Wade Dodge Cotton Owens 0 0 0 210 0 Engine 110
14 10 86 Neil Castles Chrysler Buck Baker 0 0 0 145 0 Engine 100
15 8 54 Jimmy Pardue Ford Pete Stewart 0 0 0 64 0 Rear end 90
16 11 83 Joe Weatherly Pontiac Worth McMillion 0 0 0 48 0 Rear end 380