OFFICIAL RACE RESULTS

GWYN STALEY 400

David Pearson won the 1968 NASCAR GRAND NATIONAL SERIES Gwyn Staley 400 at North Wilkesboro Speedway.

TRACK

  • NAME: North Wilkesboro Speedway
  • LOCATION: North Wilkesboro
  • LENGTH: 0.625 Miles
  • SURFACE: Pavement
  • PURSE: $18,275

RACE

  • NUMBER: 11
  • NAME: Gwyn Staley 400
  • DATE: 04-21-1968
  • LAPS / MILES: 400 / 250
  • CAUTIONS / LAPS: 10 / 67

WINNER

  • NAME: David Pearson
  • CAR MAKE: 1968 Ford
  • AVG SPEED: 90.425
  • START POSITION: 1st
  • LEAD CHANGES: 13
POINTS LAPS
Fin St # Driver Make Sponsor Tot Race Bonus Tot Led Status Money
1 1 17 David Pearson Ford Holman-Moody 0 0 0 400 181 Running 5,100
2 12 3 Buddy Baker Dodge Ray Fox 0 0 0 399 0 Running 2,275
3 3 71 Bobby Isaac Dodge K & K Insurance 0 0 0 399 1 Running 1,325
4 4 22 Darel Dieringer Plymouth Mario Rossi 0 0 0 396 0 Running 825
5 2 98 LeeRoy Yarbrough Ford Junior Johnson 0 0 0 391 132 Engine 750
6 14 4 John Sears Ford L.G. DeWitt 0 0 0 390 0 Running 525
7 8 14 Jerry Grant Plymouth Friedkin Enterprises 0 0 0 390 0 Running 475
8 22 76 Roy Tyner Ford Don Culpepper 0 0 0 386 0 Running 500
9 21 06 Neil Castles Plymouth Neil Castles 0 0 0 381 0 Running 500
10 19 20 Clyde Lynn Mercury Clyde Lynn 0 0 0 377 0 Running 325
11 24 28 Earl Brooks Ford Clyde Lynn 0 0 0 362 0 Running 300
12 29 19 Henley Gray Ford Henley Gray 0 0 0 362 0 Running 275
13 15 02 Bob Cooper Chevrolet Bob Cooper 0 0 0 361 0 Engine 275
14 26 34 Wendell Scott Ford Wendell Scott 0 0 0 359 0 Running 250
15 17 25 Jabe Thomas Ford Don Robertson 0 0 0 342 0 Running 225
16 18 50 Eddie Yarboro Plymouth Eddie Yarboro 0 0 0 338 0 Engine 225
17 33 95 Frog Fagan Ford Henley Gray 0 0 0 338 0 Running 200
18 30 51 Stan Meserve Dodge Margo Hamm 0 0 0 333 0 Running 225
19 20 88 Buck Baker Oldsmobile Buck Baker 0 0 0 326 0 Engine 225
20 23 45 Bill Seifert Ford Bill Seifert 0 0 0 308 0 Engine 250
21 32 01 Paul Dean Holt Ford Dennis Holt 0 0 0 265 0 Engine 175
22 9 49 GC Spencer Plymouth G.C. Spencer 0 0 0 257 0 Engine 200
23 10 48 James Hylton Dodge Hylton Engineering 0 0 0 248 0 Engine 200
24 13 12 Jim Hurtubise Mercury Tom Pistone 0 0 0 243 0 Crash 200
25 27 38 Wayne Smith Chevrolet Archie Smith 0 0 0 215 0 Rear end 200
26 6 43 Richard Petty Plymouth Petty Enterprises 0 0 0 210 39 Engine 500
27 7 99 Paul Goldsmith Plymouth Nichels Engineering 0 0 0 144 27 Engine 250
28 28 46 Larry Manning Chevrolet Tom Hunter 0 0 0 117 0 Rear end 200
29 5 29 Bobby Allison Ford Bondy Long 0 0 0 97 20 Engine 200
30 31 09 Bill Vanderhoff Pontiac Roy Tyner 0 0 0 97 0 Engine 175
31 25 64 Elmo Langley Ford Elmo Langley / Henry Woodfield 0 0 0 71 0 Engine 175
32 35 0 Don Tarr Chevrolet Don Tarr 0 0 0 62 0 Engine 150
33 11 08 Jack Ingram Chevrolet Giachetti Brothers 0 0 0 57 0 Engine 250
34 16 39 Friday Hassler Chevrolet Red Sharp 0 0 0 30 0 Engine 175
35 34 31 Leonard Brock Ford Newman Long 0 0 0 1 0 Engine 175