OFFICIAL RACE RESULTS

VIRGINIA 500

Darrell Waltrip won the 1976 NASCAR WINSTON CUP SERIES Virginia 500 at Martinsville Speedway.

TRACK

  • NAME: Martinsville Speedway
  • LOCATION: Martinsville
  • LENGTH: 0.525 Miles
  • SURFACE: Pavement
  • PURSE: $83,150

RACE

  • NUMBER: 9
  • NAME: Virginia 500
  • DATE: 04-25-1976
  • LAPS / MILES: 500 / 263
  • CAUTIONS / LAPS: 6 / 47

WINNER

  • NAME: Darrell Waltrip
  • CAR MAKE: Chevrolet
  • AVG SPEED: 71.759
  • START POSITION: 4th
  • LEAD CHANGES: 11
POINTS LAPS
Fin St # Driver Make Sponsor Tot Race Bonus Tot Led Status Money
1 4 88 Darrell Waltrip Chevrolet Gatorade 185 175 10 500 241 Running 22,500
2 7 11 Cale Yarborough Chevrolet Holly Farms 175 170 5 499 113 Running 10,450
3 2 21 David Pearson Mercury Purolator 165 165 0 498 0 Running 6,080
4 9 43 Richard Petty Dodge STP 165 160 5 498 18 Running 7,070
5 11 90 Dick Brooks Ford Truxmore 155 155 0 493 0 Running 2,950
6 8 2 Bobby Allison Mercury CAM 2 150 150 0 491 0 Running 4,190
7 14 47 Bruce Hill Chevrolet Bruce Hill 146 146 0 489 0 Running 1,930
8 13 3 Richard Childress Chevrolet Kansas Jack 142 142 0 483 0 Running 1,820
9 25 30 Walter Ballard Chevrolet Clyde Lynn 138 138 0 482 0 Running 1,760
10 20 24 Cecil Gordon Chevrolet Pruette 134 134 0 474 0 Running 1,650
11 16 95 Gary Myers Chevrolet Miller Roofing 130 130 0 473 0 Running 1,050
12 19 48 James Hylton Chevrolet Nitro 9 127 127 0 473 0 Running 1,200
13 18 64 Elmo Langley Ford Stamey's Bar-B-Q 124 124 0 471 0 Running 1,150
14 27 25 Jabe Thomas Chevrolet Don Robertson 121 121 0 455 0 Running 1,100
15 30 5 Bruce Blodgett Dodge Howard Furniture 118 118 0 447 0 Running 800
16 22 40 DK Ulrich Chevrolet Garden State Auto 115 115 0 390 0 Running 1,000
17 23 92 Skip Manning Chevrolet Stratagraph 112 112 0 337 0 Running 725
18 26 20 Rick Newsom Ford Rick Newsom 109 109 0 302 0 Engine 700
19 10 12 Neil Bonnett Chevrolet Armor All 106 106 0 287 0 Crash 675
20 3 72 Benny Parsons Chevrolet King's Row Fireplace 103 103 0 255 0 Engine 2,650
21 1 71 Dave Marcis Dodge K & K Insurance 105 100 5 249 128 Engine 3,140
22 6 54 Lennie Pond Chevrolet Pepsi-Cola 97 97 0 240 0 Crash 880
23 15 70 JD McDuffie Chevrolet Butler's 94 94 0 182 0 Engine 870
24 24 05 David Sisco Chevrolet David Sisco 91 91 0 151 0 Rear end 860
25 12 63 Jimmy Hensley Chevrolet Lonesome Pine Raceway 88 88 0 141 0 Engine 600
26 29 46 Travis Tiller Dodge Little B / C & K Coal 85 85 0 133 0 Oil leak 590
27 5 15 Buddy Baker Ford Norris Industries 82 82 0 101 0 Engine 2,580
28 17 67 Buddy Arrington Dodge J.R. Stanley Trucking 79 79 0 50 0 Engine 820
29 28 79 Frank Warren Dodge Native Tan 76 76 0 42 0 Engine 810
30 21 19 Ed Negre Chevrolet Henley Gray 73 73 0 2 0 Rear end 550