OFFICIAL RACE RESULTS

1968-37

Richard Petty won the 1968 NASCAR GRAND NATIONAL SERIES 1968-37 at South Boston Speedway.

TRACK

  • NAME: South Boston Speedway
  • LOCATION: South Boston
  • LENGTH: 0.375 Miles
  • SURFACE: Pavement
  • PURSE: $4,820

RACE

  • NUMBER: 37
  • NAME: 1968-37
  • DATE: 08-23-1968
  • LAPS / MILES: 267 / 100
  • CAUTIONS / LAPS: 0 / 0

WINNER

  • NAME: Richard Petty
  • CAR MAKE: 1968 Plymouth
  • AVG SPEED: 75.916
  • START POSITION: 1st
  • LEAD CHANGES: 2
POINTS LAPS
Fin St # Driver Make Sponsor Tot Race Bonus Tot Led Status Money
1 1 43 Richard Petty Plymouth Petty Enterprises 0 0 0 267 265 Running 1,200
2 3 17 David Pearson Ford Holman-Moody 0 0 0 267 0 Running 600
3 4 71 Bobby Isaac Dodge K & K Insurance 0 0 0 267 2 Running 400
4 6 6 Charlie Glotzbach Dodge Cotton Owens 0 0 0 265 0 Running 300
5 2 3 Buddy Baker Dodge Ray Fox 0 0 0 264 0 Running 255
6 8 15 Ray Hendrick Plymouth Friedkin Enterprises 0 0 0 263 0 Running 240
7 9 64 Elmo Langley Ford Elmo Langley / Henry Woodfield 0 0 0 263 0 Running 200
8 7 4 John Sears Ford L.G. DeWitt 0 0 0 259 0 Running 175
9 11 20 Clyde Lynn Ford Clyde Lynn 0 0 0 253 0 Running 150
10 12 25 Jabe Thomas Ford Don Robertson 0 0 0 248 0 Running 140
11 16 51 Stan Meserve Dodge Margo Hamm 0 0 0 240 0 Running 130
12 10 70 JD McDuffie Buick J.D. McDuffie 0 0 0 219 0 Running 120
13 19 9 Roy Tyner Pontiac Roy Tyner 0 0 0 132 0 Water hose 110
14 15 34 Wendell Scott Ford Wendell Scott 0 0 0 113 0 Engine 100
15 18 06 Neil Castles Plymouth Neil Castles 0 0 0 82 0 Axle 100
16 5 2 Bobby Allison Chevrolet J.D. Bracken 0 0 0 67 0 Rear end 100
17 13 45 Bill Seifert Ford Bill Seifert 0 0 0 46 0 Engine 100
18 21 66 Larry Manning Chevrolet John Glazebrook 0 0 0 36 0 Overheating 100
19 17 01 Paul Dean Holt Ford Dennis Holt 0 0 0 31 0 Transmission 100
20 20 56 LeeRoy Yarbrough Mercury Lyle Stelter 0 0 0 22 0 Rear end 100
21 14 78 Earl Brooks Ford Earl Brooks 0 0 0 17 0 Overheating 100