OFFICIAL RACE RESULTS

WINSTON 500

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

TRACK

  • NAME: Talladega Superspeedway
  • LOCATION: Talladega
  • LENGTH: 2.660 Miles
  • SURFACE: Pavement
  • PURSE: $145,040

RACE

  • NUMBER: 18
  • NAME: Winston 500
  • DATE: 05-16-1971
  • LAPS / MILES: 188 / 500
  • CAUTIONS / LAPS: 7 / 45

WINNER

  • NAME: Donnie Allison
  • CAR MAKE: 1969 Mercury
  • AVG SPEED: 147.419
  • START POSITION: 1st
  • LEAD CHANGES: 45
POINTS LAPS
Fin St # Driver Make Sponsor Tot Race Bonus Tot Led Status Money
1 1 21 Donnie Allison Mercury Purolator 0 0 0 188 65 Running 31,140
2 3 12 Bobby Allison Mercury Coca-Cola 0 0 0 188 70 Running 19,225
3 7 11 Buddy Baker Dodge Petty Enterprises 0 0 0 188 15 Running 9,825
4 6 6 Pete Hamilton Plymouth American Brakeblok 0 0 0 187 0 Running 5,825
5 4 99 Fred Lorenzen Plymouth STP 0 0 0 187 0 Running 3,950
6 27 31 Jim Vandiver Dodge O.L. Nixon 0 0 0 186 0 Running 2,800
7 10 48 James Hylton Ford Hylton Engineering 0 0 0 185 0 Running 2,500
8 9 90 Bill Dennis Mercury Junie Donlavey 0 0 0 183 0 Running 2,250
9 2 71 Dave Marcis Dodge K & K Insurance 0 0 0 181 38 Engine 6,025
10 32 68 Larry Baumel Ford Auto Lad 0 0 0 178 0 Running 2,000
11 36 25 Jabe Thomas Plymouth Don Robertson 0 0 0 178 0 Running 1,975
12 22 2 Bill Seifert Dodge Dave Marcis 0 0 0 177 0 Running 1,950
13 13 24 Cecil Gordon Mercury Cecil Gordon 0 0 0 176 0 Running 1,925
14 20 76 Ben Arnold Ford Ben Arnold 0 0 0 175 0 Running 1,900
15 38 4 John Sears Dodge John Sears 0 0 0 174 0 Running 1,875
16 17 39 Friday Hassler Chevrolet Friday Hassler 0 0 0 174 0 Running 1,850
17 15 88 Ron Keselowski Dodge Roger Lubinski 0 0 0 173 0 Running 1,825
18 44 5 Doc Faustina Plymouth Doc Faustina 0 0 0 170 0 Running 1,800
19 47 34 Wendell Scott Ford Wendell Scott 0 0 0 170 0 Running 1,775
20 39 7 Dean Dalton Ford Dean Dalton 0 0 0 169 0 Running 1,750
21 16 60 Maynard Troyer Mercury Nagle Racers 0 0 0 167 0 Running 1,725
22 24 30 Walter Ballard Ford Ballard Racing 0 0 0 167 0 Running 1,700
23 31 18 Joe Frasson Dodge Joe Frasson 0 0 0 166 0 Running 1,675
24 42 8 Ed Negre Ford Ed Negre 0 0 0 165 0 Running 1,650
25 49 77 Charlie Roberts Ford -- 0 0 0 160 0 Running 1,625
26 46 32 Kevin Terris Plymouth Dick Brooks 0 0 0 150 0 Overheating 1,600
27 43 0 George Altheide Dodge George Altheide 0 0 0 135 0 Engine 1,575
28 26 64 Elmo Langley Mercury Elmo Langley 0 0 0 133 0 Spindle 1,550
29 29 20 Bill Ward Ford Jimmy McCain 0 0 0 108 0 Engine 1,525
30 11 79 Frank Warren Dodge Frank Warren 0 0 0 97 0 Engine 1,500
31 37 05 David Sisco Chevrolet Charlie McGee 0 0 0 85 0 Fan pulley 1,475
32 48 63 Roy Mulligan Dodge Charlie Roberts 0 0 0 83 0 Engine 1,450
33 18 70 JD McDuffie Mercury J.D. McDuffie 0 0 0 81 0 Fuel line 1,425
34 33 46 Roy Mayne Chevrolet Tom Hunter 0 0 0 68 0 Engine 1,400
35 34 36 Jimmy Crawford Dodge Crawford Racing 0 0 0 66 0 Engine./crash 1,375
36 50 26 Earl Brooks Ford Earl Brooks 0 0 0 58 0 Engine 1,350
37 14 03 Tommy Gale Mercury Larry Jackson 0 0 0 53 0 Engine 1,325
38 5 43 Richard Petty Plymouth Pepsi 0 0 0 42 0 Crash 1,300
39 35 07 Coo Coo Marlin Chevrolet Cunningham-Kelley 0 0 0 39 0 Engine 1,275
40 45 19 Henley Gray Ford Henley Gray 0 0 0 35 0 Engine 1,250
41 19 47 Raymond Williams Ford Bill Seifert 0 0 0 31 0 Overheating 1,225
42 12 10 Bill Champion Ford Bill Champion 0 0 0 25 0 Engine 1,200
43 8 33 David Pearson Pontiac C.V. Enterprises 0 0 0 19 0 Engine 1,175
44 21 93 Richard D Brown Chevrolet Harold Furr 0 0 0 17 0 Engine 1,150
45 28 95 Paul Tyler Mercury Paul Tyler 0 0 0 15 0 Overheating 1,125
46 41 45 Dub Simpson Mercury Bill Seifert 0 0 0 11 0 Engine 1,100
47 23 86 Bobby Mausgrover Dodge Neil Castles 0 0 0 9 0 Transmission 1,075
48 30 72 Benny Parsons Mercury L.G. DeWitt 0 0 0 6 0 Engine 1,050
49 40 06 Neil Castles Dodge Neil Castles 0 0 0 4 0 Ignition 1,025
50 25 35 Bub Strickler Ford Bub Strickler 0 0 0 1 0 Engine 1,000