OFFICIAL RACE RESULTS

TALLADEGA 500

Bobby Allison won the 1971 NASCAR WINSTON CUP SERIES Talladega 500 at Talladega Superspeedway.

TRACK

  • NAME: Talladega Superspeedway
  • LOCATION: Talladega
  • LENGTH: 2.660 Miles
  • SURFACE: Pavement
  • PURSE: $95,460

RACE

  • NUMBER: 37
  • NAME: Talladega 500
  • DATE: 08-22-1971
  • LAPS / MILES: 188 / 500
  • CAUTIONS / LAPS: 5 / 43

WINNER

  • NAME: Bobby Allison
  • CAR MAKE: 1969 Mercury
  • AVG SPEED: 145.945
  • START POSITION: 2nd
  • LEAD CHANGES: 54
POINTS LAPS
Fin St # Driver Make Sponsor Tot Race Bonus Tot Led Status Money
1 2 12 Bobby Allison Mercury Coca-Cola 0 0 0 188 100 Running 19,565
2 5 43 Richard Petty Plymouth Petty Enterprises 0 0 0 188 15 Running 10,040
3 4 6 Pete Hamilton Plymouth American Brakeblok 0 0 0 187 36 Crash 6,265
4 8 99 Fred Lorenzen Plymouth STP 0 0 0 184 0 Running 4,290
5 14 48 James Hylton Mercury Hylton Engineering 0 0 0 183 0 Running 4,340
6 11 45 Bill Seifert Ford Bill Seifert 0 0 0 181 0 Running 2,515
7 20 15 Don Tarr Ford Tom Pistone 0 0 0 181 0 Running 2,265
8 39 88 Ron Keselowski Dodge Roger Lubinski 0 0 0 179 0 Running 2,015
9 31 25 Jabe Thomas Plymouth Don Robertson 0 0 0 179 0 Running 1,865
10 19 92 Larry Smith Ford Harley Smith 0 0 0 179 0 Running 1,775
11 13 64 Elmo Langley Mercury Elmo Langley 0 0 0 179 0 Running 1,490
12 25 10 Bill Champion Ford Bill Champion 0 0 0 178 0 Running 1,465
13 38 46 Roy Mayne Chevrolet Tom Hunter 0 0 0 178 0 Running 1,440
14 32 03 Tommy Gale Mercury Larry Jackson 0 0 0 176 0 Running 1,415
15 14 79 Frank Warren Dodge Frank Warren 0 0 0 175 0 Running 1,390
16 46 05 David Sisco Chevrolet Charlie McGee 0 0 0 173 0 Running 1,365
17 30 20 Bill Ward Ford Jimmy McCain 0 0 0 173 0 Running 1,340
18 33 47 Raymond Williams Ford Raymond Williams 0 0 0 169 0 Running 1,315
19 36 4 John Sears Dodge John Sears 0 0 0 163 0 Running 1,290
20 50 26 Earl Brooks Ford Earl Brooks 0 0 0 162 0 Running 1,265
21 27 70 JD McDuffie Mercury J.D. McDuffie 0 0 0 161 0 Running 1,240
22 23 30 Walter Ballard Ford Ballard Racing 0 0 0 156 0 Running 1,240
23 3 3 Charlie Glotzbach Chevrolet Richard Howard 0 0 0 155 5 Engine 1,265
24 26 77 Charlie Roberts Ford Charlie Roberts 0 0 0 155 0 Engine 1,165
25 48 7 Dean Dalton Ford Dean Dalton 0 0 0 155 0 Running 1,140
26 49 96 Wendell Scott Chevrolet Tom Garn 0 0 0 153 0 Running 1,115
27 43 84 Dick May Ford Ralph Davis 0 0 0 153 0 Running 1,115
28 40 8 Ed Negre Ford Ed Negre 0 0 0 151 0 Running 1,065
29 37 68 Larry Baumel Ford Auto Lad 0 0 0 148 0 Axle 1,040
30 28 32 Marv Acton Plymouth Dick Brooks 0 0 0 146 0 Engine 1,015
31 45 94 Harry Gailey Ford George Elliott 0 0 0 141 0 Running 990
32 15 18 Joe Frasson Dodge Joe Frasson 0 0 0 105 0 Crash 965
33 44 53 Bobby Brack Ford Hopper-Crews 0 0 0 105 0 Crash 965
34 29 5 Dave Marcis Plymouth Doc Faustina 0 0 0 101 0 Crash 915
35 17 76 Ben Arnold Ford Ben Arnold 0 0 0 97 0 Engine 890
36 7 11 Buddy Baker Dodge Petty Enterprises 0 0 0 95 10 Engine 865
37 9 39 Friday Hassler Chevrolet Friday Hassler 0 0 0 86 0 Windshield 840
38 12 24 Cecil Gordon Mercury Cecil Gordon 0 0 0 63 0 Crash 815
39 6 52 Rolf Stommelen Mercury Holman-Moody 0 0 0 53 0 Frame 790
40 24 93 Dub Simpson Chevrolet Harold Furr 0 0 0 49 0 Fuel line 790
41 1 21 Donnie Allison Mercury Purolator 0 0 0 44 22 Engine 790
42 34 07 Coo Coo Marlin Chevrolet Cunningham-Kelley 0 0 0 42 0 Axle 715
43 42 19 Henley Gray Ford Henley Gray 0 0 0 39 0 Engine 740
44 10 60 Maynard Troyer Mercury Nagle Racers 0 0 0 33 0 Oil leak 665
45 35 86 Bobby Mausgrover Dodge Neil Castles 0 0 0 27 0 Engine 640
46 47 63 Johnny Barnes Dodge Charlie Roberts 0 0 0 23 0 Oil pan 615
47 21 72 Benny Parsons Mercury L.G. DeWitt 0 0 0 10 0 Engine 690
48 22 90 Bill Dennis Mercury Junie Donlavey 0 0 0 10 0 Engine 615
49 16 91 Richard D Brown Chevrolet Junior Fields 0 0 0 5 0 Engine 540
50 18 06 Neil Castles Dodge Neil Castles 0 0 0 1 0 Ignition 515