OFFICIAL RACE RESULTS

DELAWARE 500

Richard Petty won the 1974 NASCAR WINSTON CUP SERIES Delaware 500 at Dover International Speedway.

TRACK

  • NAME: Dover International Speedway
  • LOCATION: Dover
  • LENGTH: 1.000 Miles
  • SURFACE: Pavement
  • PURSE: $90,230

RACE

  • NUMBER: 25
  • NAME: Delaware 500
  • DATE: 09-15-1974
  • LAPS / MILES: 500 / 500
  • CAUTIONS / LAPS: 7 / 55

WINNER

  • NAME: Richard Petty
  • CAR MAKE: 1974 Dodge
  • AVG SPEED: 113.640
  • START POSITION: 2nd
  • LEAD CHANGES: 6
POINTS LAPS
Fin St # Driver Make Sponsor Tot Race Bonus Tot Led Status Money
1 2 43 Richard Petty Dodge STP Oil Treatment + Oil Filters 0 0 0 500 491 Running 18,175
2 1 15 Buddy Baker Ford R.C. Cola 0 0 0 497 2 Running 11,425
3 8 52 Earl Ross Chevrolet Carling 0 0 0 491 0 Running 5,750
4 9 72 Benny Parsons Chevrolet King's Row Fireplace 0 0 0 488 0 Running 7,250
5 16 2 Dave Marcis Dodge Deppe Enterprises 0 0 0 486 0 Running 3,275
6 19 05 David Sisco Chevrolet Reliable Plumbing 0 0 0 483 0 Running 2,500
7 14 24 Cecil Gordon Chevrolet Gordon Racing 0 0 0 483 0 Running 2,475
8 23 83 Kenny Brightbill Chevrolet Smithville Farms 0 0 0 476 0 Running 1,825
9 18 19 Henley Gray Chevrolet Belden Asphalt 0 0 0 472 0 Running 1,625
10 15 30 Walter Ballard Chevrolet Ballard Racing 0 0 0 469 0 Running 2,125
11 25 8 Ed Negre Dodge Negre Racing 0 0 0 469 0 Running 1,400
12 28 70 JD McDuffie Chevrolet McDuffie Racing 0 0 0 469 0 Running 1,700
13 6 12 Bobby Allison Matador Coca-Cola 0 0 0 468 0 Oil pump 1,025
14 39 20 Rick Newsom Ford Newsom Racing 0 0 0 459 0 Running 1,025
15 33 9 Tony Bettenhausen Jr Chevrolet Vita Fresh Orange Juice 0 0 0 457 0 Running 1,500
16 29 79 Frank Warren Dodge Warren Racing 0 0 0 449 0 Brakes 1,525
17 26 01 Earle Canavan Plymouth Kava Instant Coffee 0 0 0 439 0 Running 1,000
18 17 96 Richard Childress Chevrolet L.C. Newton Trucking 0 0 0 437 0 Running 1,675
19 10 48 James Hylton Chevrolet Nitro 9 0 0 0 353 3 Clutch 1,800
20 20 98 Richie Panch Chevrolet Tuxedo Plumbing 0 0 0 342 0 Rear end 1,525
21 37 56 Jim Bray Chevrolet Bray Realty 0 0 0 317 0 Engine 850
22 27 64 Elmo Langley Ford Langley Racing 0 0 0 313 0 Engine 875
23 34 60 Joe Mihalic Chevrolet Viglione Racing 0 0 0 283 0 Engine 800
24 13 90 Eddie Pettyjohn Ford Truxmore Industries 0 0 0 221 1 Clutch 1,525
25 12 14 Coo Coo Marlin Chevrolet Cunningham-Kelley 0 0 0 219 1 Engine 1,500
26 31 40 DK Ulrich Chevrolet Noel's Auto Sales 0 0 0 177 0 Suspension 725
27 36 73 George England Chevrolet Columbia Plastics 0 0 0 170 0 Rear end 700
28 5 11 Cale Yarborough Chevrolet Carling 0 0 0 164 0 Engine 3,675
29 21 57 Bob Burcham Mercury Precision Specialties 0 0 0 144 0 Engine 625
30 3 21 David Pearson Mercury Purolator 0 0 0 112 2 Rear end 1,175
31 4 88 Donnie Allison Chevrolet DiGard Racing 0 0 0 90 0 Crash 0
32 22 54 Lennie Pond Chevrolet Master Chevy Sales 0 0 0 88 0 Overheating 1,515
33 11 93 Jackie Rogers Chevrolet Lemon Tree Inns 0 0 0 56 0 Steering 860
34 35 87 Gary Myers Chevrolet Newsom Racing 0 0 0 34 0 Overheating 605
35 7 95 Darrell Waltrip Chevrolet Terminal Transport 0 0 0 31 0 Engine 1,075
36 30 46 Travis Tiller Dodge Skip's Used Auto Parts 0 0 0 23 0 Oil leak 645
37 24 49 GC Spencer Dodge Spencer Racing 0 0 0 18 0 Engine 740
38 32 10 Bill Champion Ford Champion Racing 0 0 0 13 0 Transmission 585
39 38 67 Larry Manning Plymouth J.R. Stanley Trucking 0 0 0 1 0 Engine 580
40 40 75 Johnny Barnes Chevrolet Hawks Enterprises 0 0 0 0 0 Engine 575