OFFICIAL RACE RESULTS

VIRGINIA 500

Jim Paschal won the 1966 NASCAR GRAND NATIONAL SERIES Virginia 500 at Martinsville Speedway.

TRACK

  • NAME: Martinsville Speedway
  • LOCATION: Martinsville
  • LENGTH: 0.500 Miles
  • SURFACE: Pavement
  • PURSE: $21,900

RACE

  • NUMBER: 14
  • NAME: Virginia 500
  • DATE: 04-24-1966
  • LAPS / MILES: 500 / 250
  • CAUTIONS / LAPS: 1 / 6

WINNER

  • NAME: Jim Paschal
  • CAR MAKE: 1966 Plymouth
  • AVG SPEED: 69.156
  • START POSITION: 1st
  • LEAD CHANGES: 6
Finish Start # Driver Make Sponsor Points Laps Led Status Money
1 1 14 Jim Paschal Plymouth Friedkin Enterprises 0 500 368 Running 4,550
2 2 99 Paul Goldsmith Plymouth Nichels Engineering 0 500 15 Running 2,150
3 4 43 Richard Petty Plymouth Petty Enterprises 0 495 0 Running 1,250
4 6 64 Elmo Langley Ford Elmo Langley / Henry Woodfield 0 488 0 Running 775
5 21 49 GC Spencer Plymouth G.C. Spencer 0 486 0 Running 725
6 24 1 Paul Lewis Plymouth Paul Lewis 0 485 0 Running 675
7 23 24 Bobby Allison Ford Betty Lilly 0 483 0 Running 575
8 22 48 James Hylton Dodge Econo Wash 0 476 0 Running 535
9 5 6 David Pearson Dodge Cotton Owens 0 474 75 Running 575
10 28 88 Buddy Baker Chevrolet Buck Baker 0 469 0 Running 450
11 27 87 Buck Baker Oldsmobile Buck Baker 0 467 0 Running 425
12 18 16 Jack Lawrence Mercury John McCarthy 0 464 0 Running 425
13 25 77 Joel Davis Plymouth Harold Mays 0 462 0 Running 390
14 34 9 Roy Tyner Chevrolet Truett Rodgers 0 453 0 Engine 380
15 17 97 Henley Gray Ford Henley Gray 0 450 0 Running 395
16 3 98 Sam McQuagg Dodge Nichels Engineering 0 449 0 Engine 435
17 37 83 Worth McMillion Pontiac Allen McMillion 0 444 0 Running 350
18 12 34 Wendell Scott Ford Wendell Scott 0 439 0 Running 365
19 7 7 Bobby Johns Chevrolet Shorty Johns 0 437 0 Differential 355
20 36 38 Wayne Smith Chevrolet Archie Smith 0 429 0 Running 320
21 39 35 JT Putney Oldsmobile Ken Carpenter 0 419 0 Running 300
22 20 59 Tom Pistone Ford Tom Pistone 0 357 42 Engine 450
23 10 72 Bill Champion Ford Bill Champion 0 315 0 U joint 325
24 19 02 Doug Cooper Plymouth Bob Cooper 0 290 0 Differential 350
25 14 70 JD McDuffie Ford J.D. McDuffie 0 251 0 Clutch 325
26 38 95 Gene Cline Ford Gene Cline 0 242 0 Differential 275
27 16 53 Jimmy Helms Ford David Warren 0 170 0 Brakes 300
28 29 92 Hank Thomas Ford W.S. Jenkins 0 167 0 Wheel 275
29 15 25 Jabe Thomas Ford Jeff Handy 0 158 0 Differential 300
30 13 20 Clyde Lynn Ford Clyde Lynn 0 130 0 Differential 300
31 32 73 Pee Wee Ellwanger Ford Joan Petre 0 127 0 Differential 250
32 30 18 Stick Elliott Chevrolet Toy Bolton 0 124 0 Brakes 250
33 11 45 Bill Seifert Ford Bill Seifert 0 69 0 Brakes 275
34 9 66 Wayne Woodward Chevrolet Wayne Woodward 0 68 0 Differential 275
35 33 86 Neil Castles Plymouth Buck Baker 0 43 0 Oil leak 250
36 26 67 Buddy Arrington Dodge Buddy Arrington 0 36 0 Vibration 275
37 8 04 John Sears Ford L.G. DeWitt 0 18 0 Engine 275
38 35 5 Bob Derrington Plymouth Bob Derrington 0 4 0 Vibration 250
39 40 96 Sonny Lamphear Ford -- 0 4 0 Clutch 250
40 31 50 Ed Jordan Ford -- 0 1 0 Handling 250