OFFICIAL RACE RESULTS

WORLD 600

Buddy Baker won the 1973 NASCAR WINSTON CUP SERIES World 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway.

TRACK

  • NAME: Charlotte Motor Speedway
  • LOCATION: Charlotte
  • LENGTH: 1.500 Miles
  • SURFACE: Pavement
  • PURSE: $147,715

RACE

  • NUMBER: 12
  • NAME: World 600
  • DATE: 05-27-1973
  • LAPS / MILES: 400 / 600
  • CAUTIONS / LAPS: 6 / 48

WINNER

  • NAME: Buddy Baker
  • CAR MAKE: 1973 Dodge
  • AVG SPEED: 134.890
  • START POSITION: 1st
  • LEAD CHANGES: 23
POINTS LAPS
Fin St # Driver Make Sponsor Tot Race Bonus Tot Led Status Money
1 1 71 Buddy Baker Dodge K & K Insurance 0 0 0 400 220 Running 27,200
2 2 21 David Pearson Mercury Purolator 0 0 0 400 29 Running 14,850
3 4 11 Cale Yarborough Chevrolet Kar-Kare 0 0 0 399 15 Running 11,700
4 15 15 Bobby Isaac Ford Sta-Power Industries 0 0 0 397 0 Running 10,200
5 8 72 Benny Parsons Chevrolet DeWitt Racing 0 0 0 393 1 Running 6,715
6 16 31 Jim Vandiver Dodge Bradford Enterprises 0 0 0 392 0 Running 4,825
7 13 95 Darrell Waltrip Mercury Terminal Transport 0 0 0 391 0 Running 3,650
8 6 24 Cecil Gordon Chevrolet Gordon Racing 0 0 0 384 0 Running 3,875
9 26 90 Dick Brooks Ford Truxmore Industries 0 0 0 378 0 Engine 4,000
10 32 05 David Sisco Chevrolet Sisco Racing 0 0 0 378 0 Running 3,075
11 28 96 Richard Childress Chevrolet L.C. Newton Trucking 0 0 0 373 0 Engine 3,550
12 25 48 James Hylton Mercury Hylton Engineering 0 0 0 373 0 Running 3,425
13 3 43 Richard Petty Dodge STP 0 0 0 370 134 Running 6,600
14 34 64 Elmo Langley Ford Langley Racing 0 0 0 368 0 Running 2,825
15 21 92 Larry Smith Mercury Carling Black Label 0 0 0 368 0 Running 2,325
16 30 10 Bill Champion Ford Earl Powell Auto Parts 0 0 0 366 0 Running 2,235
17 40 47 Raymond Williams Ford Jet Way Wax 0 0 0 366 0 Running 2,225
18 10 30 Walter Ballard Mercury Ballard Racing 0 0 0 354 0 Running 2,375
19 31 4 Ed Negre Dodge J. Marvin Mills 0 0 0 354 0 Running 2,070
20 19 5 Charlie Blanton Dodge TravelLodge Motels 0 0 0 351 0 Engine 1,825
21 20 70 JD McDuffie Chevrolet McDuffie Racing 0 0 0 350 0 Running 2,225
22 23 1 Billy Scott Chevrolet Big Chance Special / Ranger Motor Homes 0 0 0 340 0 Running 1,850
23 35 79 Frank Warren Dodge Warren Racing 0 0 0 287 0 Engine 2,225
24 5 28 Charlie Glotzbach Chevrolet Ellington Racing 0 0 0 281 0 Engine 1,325
25 9 18 Joe Frasson Dodge Frasson Cement 0 0 0 278 1 Engine 1,680
26 39 45 Vic Parsons Ford Seifert Rent-A-Racer 0 0 0 241 0 Crash 1,050
27 22 09 Charles Barrett Ford Dahlonega Ford Sales 0 0 0 241 0 Overheating 1,325
28 12 2 Dave Marcis Matador AMC 0 0 0 204 0 Engine 1,800
29 17 49 GC Spencer Dodge Spencer Racing 0 0 0 163 0 Steering 1,450
30 37 7 Dean Dalton Mercury Belden Asphalt 0 0 0 145 0 Driveshaft 1,775
31 27 25 Jabe Thomas Dodge Robertson Racing 0 0 0 117 0 Oil leak 1,675
32 24 67 Buddy Arrington Plymouth Buddy Arrington 0 0 0 100 0 Transmission 1,625
33 14 14 Coo Coo Marlin Chevrolet Cunningham-Kelley 0 0 0 71 0 Engine 900
34 38 06 Neil Castles Dodge Howard Furniture 0 0 0 64 0 Rear end 1,700
35 18 83 Paul Tyler Mercury Smithville Farms 0 0 0 52 0 Alternator 1,175
36 29 55 Tiny Lund Chevrolet Price Construction 0 0 0 50 0 Engine 1,025
37 7 6 Peter Gregg Dodge Owens Racing 0 0 0 34 0 Crash 775
38 11 54 Lennie Pond Chevrolet Master Chevy Sales 0 0 0 14 0 Engine 1,015
39 36 44 Richard D Brown Chevrolet Brown Racing 0 0 0 4 0 Transmission 800
40 33 3 Alton Jones Chevrolet Crimson Dale Nursery 0 0 0 2 0 Engine 775