OFFICIAL RACE RESULTS

SMOKY MOUNTAIN 200

Richard Petty won the 1968 NASCAR GRAND NATIONAL SERIES Smoky Mountain 200 at Smokey Mountain Raceway.

TRACK

  • NAME: Smokey Mountain Raceway
  • LOCATION: Maryville
  • LENGTH: 0.500 Miles
  • SURFACE: Pavement
  • PURSE: $5,355

RACE

  • NUMBER: 31
  • NAME: Smoky Mountain 200
  • DATE: 07-25-1968
  • LAPS / MILES: 200 / 100
  • CAUTIONS / LAPS: 0 / 39

WINNER

  • NAME: Richard Petty
  • CAR MAKE: 1968 Plymouth
  • AVG SPEED: 71.513
  • 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 0 200 161 Running 1,200
2 4 29 Bud Moore Ford Bondy Long 0 0 0 200 0 Running 600
3 3 17 David Pearson Ford Holman-Moody 0 0 0 199 0 Running 400
4 6 3 Buddy Baker Dodge Ray Fox 0 0 0 199 0 Running 300
5 8 48 James Hylton Dodge Hylton Engineering 0 0 0 197 0 Running 275
6 10 64 Elmo Langley Ford Elmo Langley / Henry Woodfield 0 0 0 192 0 Running 240
7 12 49 GC Spencer Plymouth G.C. Spencer 0 0 0 188 0 Running 200
8 13 28 Earl Brooks Ford Earl Brooks 0 0 0 186 0 Running 175
9 23 20 Clyde Lynn Ford Clyde Lynn 0 0 0 184 0 Running 155
10 16 70 JD McDuffie Buick J.D. McDuffie 0 0 0 184 0 Running 145
11 11 1 Sam McQuagg Dodge A.J. King 0 0 0 173 0 Crash 135
12 19 01 Paul Dean Holt Ford Dennis Holt 0 0 0 160 0 Running 120
13 21 4 John Sears Ford L.G. DeWitt 0 0 0 158 0 Running 110
14 14 06 Neil Castles Plymouth Neil Castles 0 0 0 134 0 A frame 100
15 25 76 Ben Arnold Ford Don Culpepper 0 0 0 129 0 Oil pressure 100
16 20 45 Bill Seifert Ford Bill Seifert 0 0 0 112 0 Quit 100
17 9 2 Bobby Allison Chevrolet J.D. Bracken 0 0 0 102 0 Oil pressure 100
18 24 9 Roy Tyner Pontiac Roy Tyner 0 0 0 70 0 Brakes 100
19 18 19 Henley Gray Ford Henley Gray 0 0 0 55 0 Quit 100
20 22 25 Jabe Thomas Ford Don Robertson 0 0 0 50 0 Oil leak 100
21 15 51 Stan Meserve Dodge Margo Hamm 0 0 0 47 0 Rear end 100
22 1 71 Bobby Isaac Dodge K & K Insurance 0 0 0 42 39 Crash 100
23 7 5 Pete Hamilton Ford Rocky Hinton 0 0 0 40 0 Crash 100
24 5 39 Friday Hassler Chevrolet Red Sharp 0 0 0 38 0 Engine 100
25 17 18 Dick Johnson Ford Dick Johnson 0 0 0 37 0 Exhaust 100
26 26 34 Wendell Scott Ford Wendell Scott 0 0 0 7 0 Engine 100