OFFICIAL RACE RESULTS

RICHMOND 250

David Pearson won the 1968 NASCAR GRAND NATIONAL SERIES Richmond 250 at Richmond International Raceway.

TRACK

  • NAME: Richmond International Raceway
  • LOCATION: Richmond
  • LENGTH: 0.500 Miles
  • SURFACE: Dirt
  • PURSE: $8,750

RACE

  • NUMBER: 6
  • NAME: Richmond 250
  • DATE: 03-24-1968
  • LAPS / MILES: 250 / 125
  • CAUTIONS / LAPS: 0 / 0

WINNER

  • NAME: David Pearson
  • CAR MAKE: 1968 Ford
  • AVG SPEED: 65.217
  • START POSITION: 16th
  • LEAD CHANGES: 7
POINTS LAPS
Fin St # Driver Make Sponsor Tot Race Bonus Tot Led Status Money
1 16 17 David Pearson Ford Holman-Moody 0 0 0 250 114 Running 2,300
2 2 6 Charlie Glotzbach Dodge Cotton Owens 0 0 0 249 79 Running 1,275
3 4 64 Elmo Langley Ford Elmo Langley / Henry Woodfield 0 0 0 237 0 Running 950
4 8 88 Neil Castles Oldsmobile Neil Castles 0 0 0 237 0 Running 700
5 11 20 Clyde Lynn Ford Clyde Lynn 0 0 0 232 0 Running 550
6 12 25 Jabe Thomas Ford Don Robertson 0 0 0 229 0 Running 375
7 20 9 Roy Tyner Pontiac Roy Tyner 0 0 0 227 0 Running 300
8 9 45 Bill Seifert Ford Bill Seifert 0 0 0 224 0 Running 250
9 10 34 Wendell Scott Ford Wendell Scott 0 0 0 223 0 Running 200
10 13 19 Henley Gray Ford Henley Gray 0 0 0 220 0 Running 200
11 18 95 Frog Fagan Ford Henley Gray 0 0 0 215 0 Running 175
12 19 09 Bill Vanderhoff Chevrolet Roy Tyner 0 0 0 214 0 Running 175
13 1 37 Bobby Isaac Dodge K & K Insurance 0 0 0 201 9 Running 175
14 14 01 Paul Dean Holt Ford Dennis Holt 0 0 0 196 0 Flat tire 150
15 15 31 Bill Ervin Ford Newman Long 0 0 0 180 0 Brakes 150
16 6 4 John Sears Ford L.G. DeWitt 0 0 0 150 0 Sway bar 125
17 3 43 Richard Petty Plymouth Petty Enterprises 0 0 0 137 48 Engine 325
18 17 38 Wayne Smith Chevrolet Archie Smith 0 0 0 60 0 Crash 125
19 7 10 Bill Champion Ford Bill Champion 0 0 0 59 0 Suspension 125
20 5 06 Buck Baker Plymouth Neil Castles 0 0 0 30 0 Oil pressure 125