OFFICIAL RACE RESULTS

SOUTHEASTERN 500

Cale Yarborough won the 1977 NASCAR WINSTON CUP SERIES Southeastern 500 at Bristol Motor Speedway.

TRACK

  • NAME: Bristol Motor Speedway
  • LOCATION: Bristol
  • LENGTH: 0.533 Miles
  • SURFACE: Pavement
  • PURSE: $78,440

RACE

  • NUMBER: 8
  • NAME: Southeastern 500
  • DATE: 04-17-1977
  • LAPS / MILES: 500 / 267
  • CAUTIONS / LAPS: 2 / 9

WINNER

  • NAME: Cale Yarborough
  • CAR MAKE: Chevrolet
  • AVG SPEED: 100.989
  • START POSITION: 1st
  • LEAD CHANGES: 6
POINTS LAPS
Fin St # Driver Make Sponsor Tot Race Bonus Tot Led Status Money
1 1 11 Cale Yarborough Chevrolet Holly Farms 185 175 10 500 495 Running 23,300
2 7 90 Dick Brooks Ford Truxmore 170 170 0 493 0 Running 7,750
3 3 43 Richard Petty Dodge STP 165 165 0 491 0 Running 6,100
4 6 71 Neil Bonnett Dodge Auto Race Tracks 160 160 0 490 0 Running 4,200
5 4 72 Benny Parsons Chevrolet 1st National City Travelers Checks 160 155 5 488 2 Running 3,950
6 2 12 Bobby Allison Matador 1st National City Travelers Checks 150 150 0 487 0 Running 1,700
7 15 48 James Hylton Chevrolet Hylton Engineering 146 146 0 479 0 Running 2,400
8 10 3 Richard Childress Chevrolet Kansas Jack 142 142 0 479 0 Running 2,080
9 27 52 Jimmy Means Chevrolet Means Racing 138 138 0 470 0 Running 900
10 14 22 Ricky Rudd Chevrolet Al Rudd Auto Parts 134 134 0 465 0 Running 1,900
11 21 68 Janet Guthrie Chevrolet Kelly Girl 130 130 0 457 0 Running 750
12 13 92 Skip Manning Chevrolet 1st National City Travelers Checks 127 127 0 448 0 Running 1,770
13 20 79 Frank Warren Dodge Native Tan 124 124 0 445 0 Running 1,620
14 30 67 Buddy Arrington Dodge Buddy Arrington 121 121 0 439 0 Running 1,540
15 24 27 Sam Sommers Chevrolet M.C. Anderson 118 118 0 437 0 Running 640
16 28 64 Elmo Langley Ford Sunny King 115 115 0 435 0 Running 1,420
17 16 24 Cecil Gordon Chevrolet Cecil Gordon 112 112 0 434 0 Running 1,240
18 11 25 Ferrel Harris Chevrolet Don Robertson 109 109 0 434 0 Running 1,410
19 8 88 Darrell Waltrip Chevrolet Gatorade 111 106 5 421 1 Running 2,730
20 12 70 JD McDuffie Chevrolet J.D. McDuffie 103 103 0 420 0 Fatigue 1,160
21 5 2 Dave Marcis Chevrolet Shoney's Big Boy 105 100 5 412 2 Running 2,790
22 26 16 David Sisco Chevrolet David Sisco 97 97 0 411 0 Running 720
23 17 19 Henley Gray Chevrolet Belden Asphalt 94 94 0 390 0 Running 700
24 22 95 Junior Miller Chevrolet Miller Roofing 91 91 0 309 0 Engine 440
25 23 8 Ed Negre Dodge Ed Negre 88 88 0 198 0 Engine 670
26 25 40 DK Ulrich Chevrolet J.R. DeLotto 85 85 0 168 0 Brakes 650
27 19 20 Rick Newsom Ford Gillespie Painting 82 82 0 119 0 Water pump 380
28 18 30 Tighe Scott Chevrolet Scotty's Fashions 79 79 0 95 0 Crash 620
29 9 15 Buddy Baker Ford Norris Industries 76 76 0 37 0 Overheating 2,560
30 29 45 Larry LeMay Chevrolet Baxter Price 73 73 0 36 0 Driveshaft 350