OFFICIAL RACE RESULTS

EAST TENNESSEE 200

Richard Petty won the 1970 NASCAR GRAND NATIONAL SERIES East Tennessee 200 at Smokey Mountain Raceway.

TRACK

  • NAME: Smokey Mountain Raceway
  • LOCATION: Maryville
  • LENGTH: 0.520 Miles
  • SURFACE: Pavement
  • PURSE: $9,275

RACE

  • NUMBER: 29
  • NAME: East Tennessee 200
  • DATE: 07-24-1970
  • LAPS / MILES: 200 / 104
  • CAUTIONS / LAPS: 2 / 7

WINNER

  • NAME: Richard Petty
  • CAR MAKE: 1970 Plymouth
  • AVG SPEED: 84.956
  • START POSITION: 1st
  • LEAD CHANGES: 3
POINTS LAPS
Fin St # Driver Make Sponsor Tot Race Bonus Tot Led Status Money
1 1 43 Richard Petty Plymouth Petty Enterprises 0 0 0 200 172 Running 1,500
2 3 71 Bobby Isaac Dodge K & K Insurance 0 0 0 200 14 Running 900
3 10 32 Dick Brooks Plymouth Dick Brooks 0 0 0 198 14 Running 500
4 6 48 James Hylton Ford Hylton Engineering 0 0 0 196 0 Running 350
5 2 39 Friday Hassler Chevrolet James Hanley 0 0 0 196 0 Running 325
6 12 02 Dick Bown Plymouth Mike Ober 0 0 0 190 0 Running 300
7 8 06 Neil Castles Dodge Neil Castles 0 0 0 189 0 Running 275
8 26 25 Jabe Thomas Plymouth Don Robertson 0 0 0 186 0 Running 270
9 17 10 Bill Champion Ford Bill Champion 0 0 0 185 0 Running 265
10 20 24 Cecil Gordon Ford Cecil Gordon 0 0 0 183 0 Running 260
11 23 4 John Sears Dodge John Sears 0 0 0 183 0 Running 255
12 18 76 Ben Arnold Ford Ben Arnold 0 0 0 182 0 Running 250
13 9 72 Benny Parsons Ford L.G. DeWitt 0 0 0 180 0 Wheel 245
14 27 45 Raymond Williams Ford Bill Seifert 0 0 0 180 0 Running 240
15 4 30 Dave Marcis Dodge Dave Marcis 0 0 0 177 0 Oil line 235
16 29 04 Ken Meisenhelder Chevrolet Ken Meisenhelder 0 0 0 174 0 Running 230
17 5 22 Bobby Allison Dodge Coca-Cola 0 0 0 173 0 Running 225
18 21 79 Frank Warren Plymouth Frank Warren 0 0 0 171 0 Fuel pump 220
19 30 97 Lee Gordon Ford Cecil Gordon 0 0 0 169 0 Running 215
20 16 64 Elmo Langley Ford Elmo Langley 0 0 0 107 0 Suspension 210
21 13 70 JD McDuffie Mercury J.D. McDuffie 0 0 0 80 0 Brakes 205
22 22 57 Johnny Halford Dodge Ervin Pruitt 0 0 0 66 0 Brakes 200
23 19 8 Ed Negre Ford Ed Negre 0 0 0 55 0 Engine 200
24 7 49 GC Spencer Plymouth G.C. Spencer 0 0 0 51 0 Crash 200
25 24 34 Wendell Scott Plymouth Don Robertson 0 0 0 21 0 Oil leak 200
26 14 26 Earl Brooks Ford Earl Brooks 0 0 0 19 0 Oil line 200
27 11 5 Buddy Arrington Dodge Buddy Arrington 0 0 0 15 0 Rear end 200
28 15 54 Bill Dennis Chevrolet Bill Dennis 0 0 0 11 0 Water pump 200
29 28 60 Charlie Roberts Dodge Charlie Roberts 0 0 0 11 0 Transmission 200
30 25 19 Henley Gray Ford Henley Gray 0 0 0 7 0 Oil leak 200