OFFICIAL RACE RESULTS

MASON-DIXON 500

David Pearson won the 1973 NASCAR WINSTON CUP SERIES Mason-Dixon 500 at Dover International Speedway.

TRACK

  • NAME: Dover International Speedway
  • LOCATION: Dover
  • LENGTH: 1.000 Miles
  • SURFACE: Pavement
  • PURSE: $82,166

RACE

  • NUMBER: 13
  • NAME: Mason-Dixon 500
  • DATE: 06-03-1973
  • LAPS / MILES: 500 / 500
  • CAUTIONS / LAPS: 3 / 22

WINNER

  • NAME: David Pearson
  • CAR MAKE: 1971 Mercury
  • AVG SPEED: 119.745
  • START POSITION: 1st
  • LEAD CHANGES: 13
POINTS LAPS
Fin St # Driver Make Sponsor Tot Race Bonus Tot Led Status Money
1 1 21 David Pearson Mercury Purolator 0 0 0 500 317 Running 14,025
2 2 11 Cale Yarborough Chevrolet Kar-Kare 0 0 0 500 125 Running 10,700
3 3 12 Bobby Allison Chevrolet Coca-Cola 0 0 0 497 50 Running 6,775
4 13 43 Richard Petty Dodge STP 0 0 0 492 0 Running 5,475
5 6 24 Cecil Gordon Chevrolet Gordon Racing 0 0 0 490 0 Running 2,750
6 21 72 Benny Parsons Chevrolet DeWitt Racing 0 0 0 487 0 Running 2,245
7 5 71 Buddy Baker Dodge K & K Insurance 0 0 0 481 8 Running 3,545
8 9 2 Dave Marcis Matador AMC 0 0 0 478 0 Running 1,920
9 25 7 Dean Dalton Mercury Belden Asphalt 0 0 0 473 0 Running 1,820
10 30 05 David Sisco Chevrolet Sisco Racing 0 0 0 469 0 Running 1,270
11 19 25 Jabe Thomas Dodge Robertson Racing 0 0 0 456 0 Running 1,710
12 11 48 James Hylton Mercury Hylton Engineering 0 0 0 449 0 Running 1,660
13 33 19 Henley Gray Mercury Gray Racing 0 0 0 449 0 Running 1,110
14 36 77 Charlie Roberts Ford Sunny King 0 0 0 423 0 Running 1,585
15 35 29 Bill Hollar Mercury Hollar Racing 0 0 0 419 0 Running 1,060
16 37 22 Jimmy Crawford Plymouth Crawford Racing 0 0 0 415 0 Running 1,035
17 12 64 Elmo Langley Ford Langley Racing 0 0 0 414 0 Running 1,510
18 8 96 Richard Childress Chevrolet L.C. Newton Trucking 0 0 0 407 0 Engine 1,485
19 27 70 JD McDuffie Chevrolet McDuffie Racing 0 0 0 399 0 Engine 1,460
20 10 54 Lennie Pond Chevrolet Master Chevy Sales 0 0 0 392 0 Engine 935
21 28 67 Buddy Arrington Dodge Buddy Arrington 0 0 0 359 0 Rear end 1,410
22 32 4 John Sears Dodge J. Marvin Mills Heating & Air 0 0 0 332 0 Rear end 885
23 15 83 Paul Tyler Mercury Smithville Farms 0 0 0 286 0 Engine 860
24 39 79 Frank Warren Dodge Warren Racing 0 0 0 276 0 Engine 1,335
25 31 47 Raymond Williams Ford Jet Way Wax 0 0 0 252 0 Alternator 810
26 7 49 GC Spencer Dodge Spencer Racing 0 0 0 226 0 Engine 785
27 38 40 DK Ulrich Ford Noel's Auto Sales 0 0 0 224 0 Overheating 760
28 16 30 Walter Ballard Mercury Blue Hen Mall 0 0 0 217 0 Engine 1,235
29 4 15 Bobby Isaac Ford Sta-Power Industries 0 0 0 202 0 Engine 2,760
30 18 45 Vic Parsons Ford Seifert Rent-A-Racer 0 0 0 153 0 Lug bolts 685
31 17 10 Bill Champion Mercury Earl Powell Auto Parts 0 0 0 122 0 Engine 660
32 40 98 Mel Larson Chevrolet ThermaSol 0 0 0 108 0 Engine 635
33 20 8 Ed Negre Dodge Negre Racing 0 0 0 72 0 Engine 1,101
34 24 01 Earle Canavan Plymouth Kosin's Auto Parts 0 0 0 62 0 Engine 625
35 22 14 Coo Coo Marlin Chevrolet Cunningham-Kelley 0 0 0 50 0 Engine 645
36 26 44 Richard D Brown Chevrolet Brown Racing 0 0 0 34 0 Engine 590
37 23 06 Neil Castles Dodge Howard Furniture 0 0 0 27 0 Engine 585
38 14 88 Donnie Allison Chevrolet DiGard Racing 0 0 0 18 0 Engine 580
39 34 20 Rick Newsom Ford Holbrook Waterproofing 0 0 0 14 0 Oil leak 575
40 29 90 Eddie Pettyjohn Mercury Truxmore Industries 0 0 0 12 0 Crash 570