OFFICIAL RACE RESULTS

TALLADEGA 500

Dick Brooks won the 1973 NASCAR WINSTON CUP SERIES Talladega 500 at Talladega Superspeedway.

TRACK

  • NAME: Talladega Superspeedway
  • LOCATION: Talladega
  • LENGTH: 2.660 Miles
  • SURFACE: Pavement
  • PURSE: $136,375

RACE

  • NUMBER: 20
  • NAME: Talladega 500
  • DATE: 08-12-1973
  • LAPS / MILES: 188 / 500
  • CAUTIONS / LAPS: 7 / 52

WINNER

  • NAME: Dick Brooks
  • CAR MAKE: 1972 Plymouth
  • AVG SPEED: 145.454
  • START POSITION: 24th
  • LEAD CHANGES: 64
POINTS LAPS
Fin St # Driver Make Sponsor Tot Race Bonus Tot Led Status Money
1 24 22 Dick Brooks Plymouth Eastern Airlines 0 0 0 188 19 Running 20,815
2 21 71 Buddy Baker Dodge K & K Insurance 0 0 0 188 34 Running 14,590
3 2 21 David Pearson Mercury Purolator 0 0 0 188 40 Running 9,540
4 25 48 James Hylton Mercury Hylton Engineering 0 0 0 186 1 Running 5,590
5 13 05 David Sisco Chevrolet Sisco Racing 0 0 0 186 4 Running 4,665
6 7 11 Cale Yarborough Chevrolet Kar-Kare 0 0 0 185 6 Running 4,715
7 27 95 Darrell Waltrip Mercury Terminal Transport 0 0 0 184 0 Running 2,565
8 9 24 Cecil Gordon Mercury Gordon Racing 0 0 0 184 0 Running 2,915
9 17 30 Walter Ballard Mercury Ballard Racing 0 0 0 184 5 Running 2,815
10 26 02 LD Ottinger Chevrolet Thundercraft Boat 0 0 0 183 0 Running 2,015
11 23 70 JD McDuffie Chevrolet McDuffie Racing 0 0 0 183 5 Running 2,765
12 33 2 Dave Marcis Dodge Marcis Racing 0 0 0 183 0 Running 1,615
13 4 15 Bobby Isaac Ford Sta-Power Industries 0 0 0 182 1 Running 3,640
14 3 43 Richard Petty Dodge STP 0 0 0 181 0 Running 4,165
15 12 79 Frank Warren Dodge Warren Racing 0 0 0 181 0 Running 2,290
16 37 25 Jabe Thomas Dodge Robertson Racing 0 0 0 180 0 Running 1,865
17 46 7 Dean Dalton Chevrolet Belden Asphalt 0 0 0 180 0 Running 2,040
18 18 82 Bill Ward Chevrolet Bama Auto Sales 0 0 0 179 0 Running 1,565
19 34 68 Alton Jones Chevrolet Crimson Dale Nursery 0 0 0 178 0 Running 1,440
20 38 74 Randy Tissot Chevrolet Tilitco Enterprises 0 0 0 176 0 Running 1,265
21 30 64 Elmo Langley Ford Langley Racing 0 0 0 175 0 Running 1,890
22 40 10 Bill Champion Mercury Earl Powell Auto Parts 0 0 0 175 0 Running 1,715
23 44 0 Eddie Bond Dodge Bond Racing 0 0 0 171 0 Running 1,340
24 45 00 Bobby Mausgrover Chevrolet Buxton Racing 0 0 0 167 0 Running 1,165
25 42 8 Ed Negre Dodge Negre Racing 0 0 0 166 0 Running 1,965
26 5 88 Donnie Allison Chevrolet DiGard Racing 0 0 0 157 39 Engine 3,265
27 20 67 Buddy Arrington Plymouth Cherokee Construction 0 0 0 156 0 Engine 1,765
28 47 19 Henley Gray Mercury Warren Lindsey 0 0 0 156 0 Running 1,565
29 1 12 Bobby Allison Chevrolet Coca-Cola 0 0 0 155 22 Crash 5,440
30 31 89 Johnny Barnes Mercury Hopper-Crews 0 0 0 115 0 Rear end 1,165
31 14 96 Richard Childress Chevrolet L.C. Newton Trucking 0 0 0 111 1 Throttle 1,790
32 19 97 Red Farmer Ford Long-Lewis 0 0 0 106 0 Engine 1,215
33 11 61 Ed Sczech Chevrolet B & B Racing 0 0 0 94 0 Oil pump 1,340
34 41 84 Bob Davis Dodge Socar 0 0 0 93 0 Ignition 1,140
35 39 4 Jim Vandiver Dodge Sears Racing 0 0 0 88 0 Engine 1,290
36 10 42 Marty Robbins Dodge Robbins Racing 0 0 0 80 1 Ignition 1,265
37 28 90 Jody Ridley Mercury Truxmore Industries 0 0 0 77 0 Transmission 1,640
38 6 72 Benny Parsons Chevrolet DeWitt Racing 0 0 0 74 0 Engine 1,315
39 48 40 DK Ulrich Ford Noel's Auto Sales 0 0 0 65 0 Ignition 790
40 22 14 Coo Coo Marlin Chevrolet Cunningham-Kelley 0 0 0 58 9 Engine 1,265
41 43 80 Phil Finney Chevrolet Finney Racing 0 0 0 55 0 Oil leak 910
42 49 77 Charlie Roberts Ford Sunny King 0 0 0 52 0 Engine 1,255
43 15 18 Joe Frasson Dodge Frasson Cement 0 0 0 51 0 Engine 1,050
44 36 73 Mel Larson Dodge ThermaSol 0 0 0 51 0 Oil leak 745
45 8 28 Ramo Stott Chevrolet Pylon Wiper Blades 0 0 0 46 1 Transmission 740
46 50 47 Raymond Williams Ford Jug 0 0 0 33 0 Engine 735
47 32 54 Lennie Pond Chevrolet Master Chevy Sales 0 0 0 32 0 Engine 880
48 29 03 Tommy Gale Mercury Gale Racing 0 0 0 18 0 Ignition 975
49 35 92 Larry Smith Mercury Carling Black Label 0 0 0 13 0 Crash 870
50 16 83 Paul Tyler Mercury Smithville Farms 0 0 0 10 0 Ignition 1,015