OFFICIAL RACE RESULTS

HILLSBORO 150

Richard Petty won the 1968 NASCAR GRAND NATIONAL SERIES Hillsboro 150 at Occoneechee Speedway.

TRACK

  • NAME: Occoneechee Speedway
  • LOCATION: Hillsboro
  • LENGTH: 0.900 Miles
  • SURFACE: Dirt
  • PURSE: $6,900

RACE

  • NUMBER: 43
  • NAME: Hillsboro 150
  • DATE: 09-15-1968
  • LAPS / MILES: 167 / 150
  • CAUTIONS / LAPS: 1 / 4

WINNER

  • NAME: Richard Petty
  • CAR MAKE: 1968 Plymouth
  • AVG SPEED: 87.681
  • START POSITION: 1st
  • LEAD CHANGES: 4
Finish Start # Driver Make Sponsor Points Laps Led Status Money
1 1 43 Richard Petty Plymouth Petty Enterprises 0 167 155 Running 1,600
2 12 48 James Hylton Dodge Hylton Engineering 0 160 0 Running 1,000
3 11 57 Neil Castles Dodge Ervin Pruitt 0 152 0 Running 700
4 7 4 John Sears Ford L.G. DeWitt 0 150 0 Running 575
5 23 83 Worth McMillion Pontiac Allen McMillion 0 145 0 Running 425
6 10 2 Bobby Allison Chevrolet J.D. Bracken 0 145 0 Running 325
7 20 9 Roy Tyner Pontiac Roy Tyner 0 140 0 Engine 275
8 15 5 Earl Brooks Ford Don Robertson 0 138 0 Running 225
9 8 45 Elmo Langley Ford Bill Seifert 0 137 0 Running 200
10 3 49 GC Spencer Plymouth G.C. Spencer 0 133 0 Battery 175
11 4 71 Bobby Isaac Dodge K & K Insurance 0 131 0 Running 100
12 2 17 David Pearson Ford Holman-Moody 0 120 12 Engine 100
13 6 15 Curtis Turner Plymouth Friedkin Enterprises 0 116 0 Engine 100
14 24 88 Ken Meisenhelder Oldsmobile Buck Baker 0 103 0 Flagged 100
15 13 70 JD McDuffie Buick J.D. McDuffie 0 85 0 Rear end 100
16 9 20 Clyde Lynn Ford Clyde Lynn 0 84 0 Spindle 100
17 14 25 Jabe Thomas Ford Don Robertson 0 64 0 Engine 100
18 21 95 Paul Dean Holt Ford Henley Gray 0 40 0 Brakes 100
19 17 34 Wendell Scott Ford Wendell Scott 0 35 0 Overheating 100
20 16 19 Cecil Gordon Ford Henley Gray 0 12 0 Transmission 100
21 5 3 Buddy Baker Dodge Ray Fox 0 5 0 Driveshaft 100
22 22 64 Bill Seifert Ford Elmo Langley / Henry Woodfield 0 4 0 Oil leak 100
23 18 51 Stan Meserve Dodge Margo Hamm 0 2 0 Axle 100
24 19 06 Ray Hill Plymouth Neil Castles 0 1 0 Oil pressure 100