OFFICIAL RACE RESULTS

OLD DOMINION 500

Richard Petty won the 1973 NASCAR WINSTON CUP SERIES Old Dominion 500 at Martinsville Speedway.

TRACK

  • NAME: Martinsville Speedway
  • LOCATION: Martinsville
  • LENGTH: 0.525 Miles
  • SURFACE: Pavement
  • PURSE: $59,400

RACE

  • NUMBER: 26
  • NAME: Old Dominion 500
  • DATE: 09-30-1973
  • LAPS / MILES: 480 / 252
  • CAUTIONS / LAPS: 6 / 69

WINNER

  • NAME: Richard Petty
  • CAR MAKE: 1973 Dodge
  • AVG SPEED: 68.631
  • START POSITION: 6th
  • LEAD CHANGES: 6
POINTS LAPS
Fin St # Driver Make Sponsor Tot Race Bonus Tot Led Status Money
1 6 43 Richard Petty Dodge STP 0 0 0 480 108 Running 11,750
2 1 11 Cale Yarborough Chevrolet Kar-Kare 0 0 0 479 366 Running 12,500
3 2 12 Bobby Allison Chevrolet Coca-Cola 0 0 0 476 0 Running 4,500
4 7 71 Buddy Baker Dodge K & K Insurance 0 0 0 475 6 Running 3,500
5 12 07 Jack McCoy Dodge Noble Auto Parts 0 0 0 469 0 Running 1,750
6 10 72 Benny Parsons Chevrolet DeWitt Racing 0 0 0 466 0 Running 1,650
7 9 24 Cecil Gordon Chevrolet Gordon Racing 0 0 0 466 0 Running 1,550
8 18 48 James Hylton Mercury Hylton Engineering 0 0 0 465 0 Running 1,575
9 8 67 Buddy Arrington Dodge Cherokee Construction 0 0 0 463 0 Running 1,350
10 16 70 JD McDuffie Chevrolet McDuffie Racing 0 0 0 463 0 Running 1,450
11 15 90 Ray Hendrick Mercury Truxmore Industries 0 0 0 462 0 Running 1,350
12 24 4 John Sears Dodge J. Marvin Mills Heating & Air 0 0 0 462 0 Running 800
13 21 64 Elmo Langley Ford Langley Racing 0 0 0 460 0 Running 1,150
14 22 19 Henley Gray Mercury Gray Racing 0 0 0 454 0 Running 1,085
15 17 79 Frank Warren Dodge Warren Racing 0 0 0 450 0 Running 1,040
16 31 25 Jabe Thomas Dodge Thomas Racing 0 0 0 447 0 Running 875
17 23 73 Mel Larson Dodge ThermaSol 0 0 0 446 0 Running 600
18 11 30 Walter Ballard Mercury Ballard Racing 0 0 0 445 0 Running 1,125
19 35 26 Earl Brooks Ford Race Fans 0 0 0 443 0 Running 550
20 28 7 Dean Dalton Ford Belden Asphalt 0 0 0 441 0 Running 525
21 32 40 DK Ulrich Ford Noel's Auto Sales 0 0 0 437 0 Running 500
22 26 77 Charlie Roberts Chevrolet Sunny King 0 0 0 428 0 Running 740
23 13 14 Coo Coo Marlin Chevrolet Cunningham-Kelley 0 0 0 423 0 Running 705
24 36 85 Ronnie Daniel Chevrolet Daniel Racing 0 0 0 409 0 Running 470
25 19 96 Richard Childress Chevrolet L.C. Newton Trucking 0 0 0 380 0 Running 710
26 30 8 Ed Negre Dodge Negre Racing 0 0 0 356 0 Engine 700
27 29 04 Pee Wee Wentz Chevrolet Wentz Racing 0 0 0 215 0 Clutch 440
28 25 05 David Sisco Chevrolet Sisco Racing 0 0 0 189 0 Transmission 680
29 20 47 Raymond Williams Ford Williams Racing 0 0 0 177 0 Crash 420
30 5 54 Lennie Pond Chevrolet Master Chevy Sales 0 0 0 172 0 Driveshaft 410
31 3 21 David Pearson Mercury Purolator 0 0 0 128 0 Rear end 650
32 34 20 Rick Newsom Ford Holbrook Waterproofing 0 0 0 120 0 Transmission 390
33 27 2 Dave Marcis Dodge Marcis Racing 0 0 0 63 0 Rear end 380
34 4 88 Donnie Allison Chevrolet DiGard Racing 0 0 0 54 0 Brakes 370
35 14 44 Richard D Brown Chevrolet Brown Racing 0 0 0 45 0 Oil leak 560
36 33 10 Bill Champion Ford Champion Racing 0 0 0 18 0 Oil leak 600