OFFICIAL RACE RESULTS

WEST VIRGINIA 300

Richard Petty won the 1970 NASCAR GRAND NATIONAL SERIES West Virginia 300 at International Raceway Park.

TRACK

  • NAME: International Raceway Park
  • LOCATION: Ona
  • LENGTH: 0.437 Miles
  • SURFACE: Pavement
  • PURSE: $9,980

RACE

  • NUMBER: 33
  • NAME: West Virginia 300
  • DATE: 08-11-1970
  • LAPS / MILES: 300 / 131
  • CAUTIONS / LAPS: 1 / 2

WINNER

  • NAME: Richard Petty
  • CAR MAKE: 1970 Plymouth
  • AVG SPEED: 78.358
  • START POSITION: 3rd
  • LEAD CHANGES: 4
POINTS LAPS
Fin St # Driver Make Sponsor Tot Race Bonus Tot Led Status Money
1 3 43 Richard Petty Plymouth Petty Enterprises 0 0 0 300 240 Running 1,700
2 7 48 James Hylton Ford Hylton Engineering 0 0 0 292 0 Running 1,100
3 5 06 Neil Castles Dodge Neil Castles 0 0 0 290 0 Running 600
4 6 4 John Sears Dodge John Sears 0 0 0 290 0 Running 480
5 15 97 Dave Marcis Ford Cecil Gordon 0 0 0 283 0 Running 425
6 14 24 Cecil Gordon Ford Cecil Gordon 0 0 0 282 0 Running 400
7 11 64 Elmo Langley Ford Elmo Langley 0 0 0 282 0 Running 350
8 20 62 Ron Keselowski Dodge Kaye Engineering 0 0 0 276 0 Running 340
9 25 33 Pop McGinnis Mercury -- 0 0 0 274 0 Running 330
10 2 71 Bobby Isaac Dodge K & K Insurance 0 0 0 267 34 Rear end 320
11 1 22 Bobby Allison Dodge Coca-Cola 0 0 0 263 26 Running 310
12 18 8 Ed Negre Ford Ed Negre 0 0 0 259 0 Running 300
13 12 25 Jabe Thomas Plymouth Don Robertson 0 0 0 234 0 Rear end 290
14 17 79 Frank Warren Plymouth Frank Warren 0 0 0 142 0 Radiator 280
15 10 34 Wendell Scott Plymouth Don Robertson 0 0 0 50 0 Oil leak 270
16 13 45 Bill Seifert Ford Bill Seifert 0 0 0 42 0 Transmission 260
17 9 26 Earl Brooks Ford Earl Brooks 0 0 0 41 0 Quit 250
18 16 19 Henley Gray Ford Henley Gray 0 0 0 33 0 Exhaust 240
19 23 68 Larry Baumel Ford Auto Lad 0 0 0 21 0 Quit 235
20 22 87 Lee Roy Carrigg Ford John Pemberton 0 0 0 9 0 Quit 230
21 4 86 Buddy Baker Dodge Neil Castles 0 0 0 7 0 Brakes 225
22 21 54 Bill Dennis Chevrolet Bill Dennis 0 0 0 7 0 Fan belt 220
23 8 72 Benny Parsons Ford L.G. DeWitt 0 0 0 4 0 Quit 215
24 24 04 Ken Meisenhelder Chevrolet Ken Meisenhelder 0 0 0 4 0 Quit 210
25 26 82 Bobby Boyles Ford Mack Sellers 0 0 0 3 0 Flagged 200
26 19 47 Raymond Williams Ford Bill Seifert 0 0 0 3 0 Quit 200