OFFICIAL RACE RESULTS

RICHMOND 500

Richard Petty won the 1975 NASCAR WINSTON CUP SERIES Richmond 500 at Richmond International Raceway.

TRACK

  • NAME: Richmond International Raceway
  • LOCATION: Richmond
  • LENGTH: 0.542 Miles
  • SURFACE: Pavement
  • PURSE: $40,730

RACE

  • NUMBER: 3
  • NAME: Richmond 500
  • DATE: 02-23-1975
  • LAPS / MILES: 500 / 271
  • CAUTIONS / LAPS: 7 / 89

WINNER

  • NAME: Richard Petty
  • CAR MAKE: 1974 Dodge
  • AVG SPEED: 74.913
  • START POSITION: 1st
  • LEAD CHANGES: 2
POINTS LAPS
Fin St # Driver Make Sponsor Tot Race Bonus Tot Led Status Money
1 1 43 Richard Petty Dodge STP 185 175 10 500 444 Running 8,265
2 3 54 Lennie Pond Chevrolet Master Chevy Sales 170 170 0 494 0 Running 4,410
3 2 72 Benny Parsons Chevrolet King's Row Fireplace 170 165 5 491 56 Running 4,435
4 5 90 Dick Brooks Ford Truxmore Industries 160 160 0 489 0 Running 2,010
5 9 64 Elmo Langley Ford Langley Racing 155 155 0 476 0 Running 1,435
6 10 67 Buddy Arrington Dodge Arrington Racing 150 150 0 474 0 Running 1,535
7 8 24 Cecil Gordon Chevrolet Bob Stott Motors 146 146 0 466 0 Running 1,435
8 14 05 David Sisco Chevrolet Reliable Plumbing 142 142 0 464 0 Running 1,610
9 11 96 Richard Childress Chevrolet L.C. Newton Trucking 138 138 0 462 0 Running 1,360
10 12 8 Ed Negre Dodge 10,000 RPM Speed Equipment 134 134 0 444 0 Running 1,225
11 22 47 Bruce Hill Chevrolet Hill Racing 130 130 0 436 0 Running 885
12 16 25 Jabe Thomas Dodge Ward's Mobile Homes 127 127 0 396 0 Running 835
13 15 01 Earle Canavan Plymouth Kava Coffee 124 124 0 353 0 Running 810
14 7 48 James Hylton Chevrolet Nitro 9 121 121 0 344 0 Running 985
15 4 17 Darrell Waltrip Chevrolet Terminal Transport 118 118 0 232 0 Engine 2,210
16 6 71 Dave Marcis Dodge K & K Insurance 115 115 0 211 0 Engine 2,660
17 17 79 Frank Warren Dodge Warren Racing 112 112 0 118 0 Driveshaft 900
18 18 5 Neil Castles Dodge Faustina Racing 109 109 0 98 0 Gas leak 630
19 13 10 Walter Ballard Ford Ballard Racing 106 106 0 89 0 Engine 640
20 19 70 Dick May Chevrolet Glenn's Landscaping / Butler's 103 103 0 66 0 Oil leak 855
21 21 30 Bill Champion Chevrolet Champion Racing 100 100 0 41 0 Oil pump 1,055
22 20 20 Rick Newsom Ford Newsom Racing 97 97 0 5 0 Engine 545