OFFICIAL RACE RESULTS

GEORGIA 500

Richard Petty won the 1970 NASCAR GRAND NATIONAL SERIES Georgia 500 at Middle Georgia Raceway.

TRACK

  • NAME: Middle Georgia Raceway
  • LOCATION: Macon
  • LENGTH: 0.548 Miles
  • SURFACE: Pavement
  • PURSE: $20,000

RACE

  • NUMBER: 46
  • NAME: Georgia 500
  • DATE: 11-08-1970
  • LAPS / MILES: 500 / 274
  • CAUTIONS / LAPS: 5 / 35

WINNER

  • NAME: Richard Petty
  • CAR MAKE: 1970 Plymouth
  • AVG SPEED: 83.284
  • START POSITION: 1st
  • LEAD CHANGES: 12
POINTS LAPS
Fin St # Driver Make Sponsor Tot Race Bonus Tot Led Status Money
1 1 43 Richard Petty Plymouth Petty Enterprises 0 0 0 500 113 Running 3,275
2 5 71 Bobby Isaac Dodge K & K Insurance 0 0 0 500 226 Running 1,800
3 4 32 Dick Brooks Plymouth Dick Brooks 0 0 0 498 133 Running 1,150
4 2 22 Bobby Allison Dodge Coca-Cola 0 0 0 497 28 Running 925
5 7 4 John Sears Dodge John Sears 0 0 0 487 0 Running 700
6 8 48 James Hylton Ford Hylton Engineering 0 0 0 485 0 Running 650
7 3 72 Benny Parsons Ford L.G. DeWitt 0 0 0 485 0 Running 675
8 9 64 Elmo Langley Ford Elmo Langley 0 0 0 483 0 Running 600
9 11 25 Jabe Thomas Plymouth Don Robertson 0 0 0 482 0 Running 580
10 16 24 Cecil Gordon Ford Cecil Gordon 0 0 0 475 0 Running 570
11 6 06 Neil Castles Dodge Neil Castles 0 0 0 475 0 Running 560
12 21 76 Ben Arnold Ford Ben Arnold 0 0 0 473 0 Running 525
13 13 10 Bill Champion Ford Bill Champion 0 0 0 461 0 Running 540
14 27 16 Jimmy Watson Chevrolet Ken Spikes 0 0 0 451 0 Running 505
15 29 39 Friday Hassler Chevrolet James Hanley 0 0 0 449 0 Running 495
16 24 19 Henley Gray Ford Henley Gray 0 0 0 448 0 Running 485
17 28 74 Bill Shirey Plymouth Bill Shirey 0 0 0 423 0 Running 475
18 23 77 Roy Mayne Ford Bob Freeman 0 0 0 405 0 Engine 465
19 25 58 Jim Vandiver Chevrolet Bub Strickler 0 0 0 285 0 Rear end 455
20 19 93 Morgan Shepherd Chevrolet Bill Flowers 0 0 0 281 0 Radiator 470
21 22 34 Wendell Scott Ford Wendell Scott 0 0 0 265 0 Engine 435
22 14 8 Joe Frasson Ford Ed Negre 0 0 0 223 0 Oil leak 450
23 30 87 Lee Roy Carrigg Ford John Pemberton 0 0 0 181 0 Engine 415
24 10 26 Dave Marcis Ford Earl Brooks 0 0 0 131 0 Engine 430
25 17 54 Bill Dennis Chevrolet Bill Dennis 0 0 0 105 0 Ignition 420
26 26 89 Rod Eulenfeld Ford Morris Davis 0 0 0 80 0 Fire 390
27 12 79 Frank Warren Plymouth Frank Warren 0 0 0 78 0 Suspension 405
28 20 02 EJ Trivette Chevrolet Crawford Racing 0 0 0 68 0 Rear end 395
29 15 67 Dick May Ford Ron Ronacher 0 0 0 54 0 Suspension 385
30 18 68 Larry Baumel Ford Auto Lad 0 0 0 4 0 Engine 375