OFFICIAL RACE RESULTS

MILLER HIGH LIFE 500

AJ Foyt won the 1971 NASCAR WINSTON CUP SERIES Miller High Life 500 at Ontario Motor Speedway.

TRACK

  • NAME: Ontario Motor Speedway
  • LOCATION: Ontario
  • LENGTH: 2.500 Miles
  • SURFACE: Pavement
  • PURSE: $180,200

RACE

  • NUMBER: 5
  • NAME: Miller High Life 500
  • DATE: 02-28-1971
  • LAPS / MILES: 200 / 500
  • CAUTIONS / LAPS: 5 / 21

WINNER

  • NAME: AJ Foyt
  • CAR MAKE: 1969 Mercury
  • AVG SPEED: 134.168
  • START POSITION: 1st
  • LEAD CHANGES: 28
POINTS LAPS
Fin St # Driver Make Sponsor Tot Race Bonus Tot Led Status Money
1 1 21 AJ Foyt Mercury Teleprompter Cable TV/Foulger Ford/Purolator… 0 0 0 200 118 Running 51,850
2 6 11 Buddy Baker Dodge Petty Enterprises 0 0 0 200 5 Running 15,325
3 3 43 Richard Petty Plymouth Plymouth By Petty 0 0 0 200 13 Running 12,825
4 2 71 Bobby Isaac Dodge K & K Insurance 0 0 0 199 17 Running 9,325
5 21 22 Dick Brooks Dodge Mario Rossi 0 0 0 198 0 Running 5,025
6 22 98 LeeRoy Yarbrough Mercury Junior Johnson 0 0 0 197 0 Running 4,100
7 7 96 Ray Elder Dodge Fred Elder 0 0 0 196 0 Running 3,650
8 10 55 Tiny Lund Dodge John McConnell 0 0 0 194 4 Running 2,680
9 8 72 Benny Parsons Mercury L.G. DeWitt 0 0 0 194 0 Running 2,625
10 12 48 James Hylton Mercury Hylton Engineering 0 0 0 194 0 Running 2,250
11 14 64 Elmo Langley Mercury Woodfield Ford 0 0 0 191 0 Running 2,175
12 46 40 Marv Acton Plymouth Dick Brooks 0 0 0 190 0 Running 2,100
13 23 7 Jack McCoy Dodge Ernie Conn 0 0 0 190 0 Running 2,085
14 18 45 Bill Seifert Ford Bill Seifert 0 0 0 187 0 Running 2,000
15 28 28 Carl Joiner Chevrolet Dean Thorne 0 0 0 185 0 Running 1,950
16 9 39 Friday Hassler Chevrolet Friday Hassler 0 0 0 185 0 Running 1,975
17 33 38 Jimmy Insolo Chevrolet Marvin Rowley 0 0 0 183 0 Running 1,875
18 19 25 Jabe Thomas Plymouth Don Robertson 0 0 0 179 0 Running 1,875
19 16 24 Cecil Gordon Ford Cecil Gordon 0 0 0 179 0 Running 1,850
20 44 75 Bobby Wawak Dodge Bobby Wawak 0 0 0 179 0 Running 1,800
21 38 0 Frank James Chevrolet Jim Calder 0 0 0 177 0 Running 1,775
22 50 5 Ron Hornaday Ford -- 0 0 0 177 0 Running 1,750
23 30 26 Earl Brooks Ford Earl Brooks 0 0 0 176 0 Running 1,750
24 49 44 Dick Guldstrand Chevrolet James Good 0 0 0 175 0 Running 1,700
25 45 14 Harry Schilling Dodge Thomas Hynes 0 0 0 173 0 Running 1,675
26 40 87 Ivan Baldwin Chevrolet Ivan Baldwin 0 0 0 172 0 Running 1,650
27 15 2 Dick Bown Plymouth Ober Logging 0 0 0 169 0 Engine 1,650
28 13 41 Hershel McGriff Plymouth Robert Koehler 0 0 0 163 1 Running 1,775
29 34 19 Henley Gray Ford Henley Gray 0 0 0 151 0 Engine 1,575
30 5 99 Fred Lorenzen Plymouth STP 0 0 0 142 42 Engine 8,050
31 4 6 Pete Hamilton Plymouth American Brakeblok 0 0 0 117 0 Engine 1,800
32 47 90 Pat Fay Ford -- 0 0 0 111 0 Flagged 1,500
33 20 77 Ray Johnstone Plymouth Ray Johnstone 0 0 0 96 0 Ignition 1,500
34 36 83 Marty Kinerk Chevrolet -- 0 0 0 91 0 Overheating 1,450
35 42 70 JD McDuffie Mercury J.D. McDuffie 0 0 0 91 0 Engine 1,475
36 25 76 Jim McElreath Dodge -- 0 0 0 88 0 Rear end 1,440
37 48 27 Johnny Steele Ford Johnny Steele 0 0 0 79 0 Engine 1,375
38 26 8 John Soares Jr Plymouth John Soares, Jr. 0 0 0 78 0 Engine 1,385
39 41 12 Bobby Allison Dodge Coca-Cola 0 0 0 76 0 Ignition 1,400
40 27 46 Red Farmer Ford Giachetti Brothers 0 0 0 73 0 Clutch 1,325
41 51 81 Bob England Chevrolet Bob England 0 0 0 63 0 Rear end 1,275
42 32 32 Kevin Terris Plymouth Dean Barnicle 0 0 0 41 0 Engine 1,260
43 31 63 Bill Champion Dodge Charlie Roberts 0 0 0 41 0 Engine 1,250
44 24 88 Don Noel Ford Don Noel 0 0 0 38 0 Engine 1,250
45 37 23 GT Tallas Ford G.T. Tallas 0 0 0 32 0 Overheating 1,175
46 35 9 Bill Osborne Ford -- 0 0 0 24 0 Engine 1,150
47 11 20 Pedro Rodriguez Ford Jimmy McCain 0 0 0 18 0 Electrical 1,175
48 29 4 Dick Kranzler Chevrolet Dick Kranzler 0 0 0 13 0 Overheating 1,125
49 39 82 Ron Gautsche Ford Ron Gautsche 0 0 0 10 0 Engine 1,075
50 17 79 Frank Warren Dodge Frank Warren 0 0 0 4 0 Engine 1,075
51 43 17 Dean Dalton Ford Dean Dalton 0 0 0 2 0 Flagged 1,050