OFFICIAL RACE RESULTS

SOUTHERN 500

Cale Yarborough won the 1974 NASCAR WINSTON CUP SERIES Southern 500 at Darlington Raceway.

TRACK

  • NAME: Darlington Raceway
  • LOCATION: Darlington
  • LENGTH: 1.366 Miles
  • SURFACE: Pavement
  • PURSE: $132,425

RACE

  • NUMBER: 23
  • NAME: Southern 500
  • DATE: 09-02-1974
  • LAPS / MILES: 367 / 501
  • CAUTIONS / LAPS: 11 / 101

WINNER

  • NAME: Cale Yarborough
  • CAR MAKE: 1974 Chevrolet
  • AVG SPEED: 111.075
  • START POSITION: 4th
  • LEAD CHANGES: 26
POINTS LAPS
Fin St # Driver Make Sponsor Tot Race Bonus Tot Led Status Money
1 4 11 Cale Yarborough Chevrolet Carling 0 0 0 367 159 Running 28,000
2 6 95 Darrell Waltrip Chevrolet Terminal Transport 0 0 0 366 44 Running 11,000
3 21 05 David Sisco Chevrolet Reliable Plumbing 0 0 0 365 24 Running 7,575
4 18 2 Dave Marcis Dodge Deppe Enterprises 0 0 0 362 0 Running 5,850
5 31 48 James Hylton Chevrolet Nitro 9 0 0 0 360 2 Running 4,650
6 12 49 GC Spencer Dodge Spencer Antiques 0 0 0 358 3 Running 3,750
7 13 93 Jackie Rogers Chevrolet Lemon Tree Inns 0 0 0 358 0 Running 3,025
8 26 07 Jerry Schild Chevrolet Rush Johnson 0 0 0 354 0 Running 3,100
9 16 18 Joe Frasson Dodge Smith Auto Parts 0 0 0 353 0 Running 2,850
10 38 67 Pee Wee Wentz Plymouth J.R. Stanley Trucking 0 0 0 342 0 Running 2,500
11 40 9 Tony Bettenhausen Jr Chevrolet Vita Fresh Orange Juice 0 0 0 336 0 Running 2,600
12 37 79 Frank Warren Dodge Warren Racing 0 0 0 335 0 Running 2,500
13 25 54 Lennie Pond Chevrolet Master Chevy Sales 0 0 0 327 1 Engine 2,375
14 7 90 Charlie Glotzbach Ford Truxmore Industries 0 0 0 280 77 Engine 2,300
15 28 31 Jim Vandiver Dodge Nixon Racing 0 0 0 272 0 Crash 1,800
16 27 30 Walter Ballard Chevrolet Ballard Racing 0 0 0 222 0 Engine 2,225
17 23 70 JD McDuffie Chevrolet Glenn's Landscaping 0 0 0 216 0 Spindle 2,200
18 19 96 Richard Childress Chevrolet L.C. Newton Trucking 0 0 0 211 0 Engine 2,150
19 22 24 Cecil Gordon Chevrolet Gordon Racing 0 0 0 185 0 Engine 2,125
20 24 64 Elmo Langley Ford Langley Racing 0 0 0 185 0 Crash 1,550
21 29 8 Ed Negre Dodge Negre Racing 0 0 0 173 0 Engine 1,525
22 10 52 Earl Ross Chevrolet Carling 0 0 0 146 0 Engine 2,150
23 32 01 Earle Canavan Plymouth Kava Instant Coffee 0 0 0 136 0 Engine 1,425
24 11 98 Richie Panch Chevrolet Tuxedo Plumbing 0 0 0 117 0 Crash 2,100
25 3 21 David Pearson Mercury Purolator 0 0 0 115 12 Crash 1,775
26 8 72 Benny Parsons Chevrolet King's Row Fireplace 0 0 0 114 3 Engine 4,700
27 17 57 Bob Burcham Chevrolet Precision Engine 0 0 0 97 0 Engine 1,525
28 9 83 Ramo Stott Chevrolet Smithville Farms 0 0 0 92 0 Engine 1,650
29 14 14 Coo Coo Marlin Chevrolet Cunningham-Kelley 0 0 0 90 1 Engine 2,175
30 5 12 Bobby Allison Matador Coca-Cola 0 0 0 80 24 Steering 1,100
31 30 10 Bill Champion Ford Champion Racing 0 0 0 49 0 Overheating 1,290
32 20 19 Henley Gray Chevrolet Belden Asphalt 0 0 0 41 0 Rear end 1,330
33 2 15 Buddy Baker Ford R.C. Cola 0 0 0 39 16 Crash 4,170
34 36 32 Dick Brooks Dodge Simoniz 0 0 0 38 0 Engine 1,160
35 1 43 Richard Petty Dodge STP Oil Treatment + Oil Filters 0 0 0 37 1 Crash 4,350
36 33 06 Neil Castles Dodge Howard Furniture 0 0 0 13 0 Overheating 1,140
37 15 28 Bobby Isaac Chevrolet Pylon Wiper Blades 0 0 0 7 0 Ignition 1,405
38 35 73 Jerry Hansen Chevrolet Leggett's Modular Homes 0 0 0 7 0 Crash 1,120
39 39 25 Roy Mayne Dodge Star City Body Shop 0 0 0 7 0 Crash 1,110
40 34 5 Earl Brooks Dodge Faustina Racing 0 0 0 1 0 Water pump 1,100