OFFICIAL RACE RESULTS

DELAWARE 500

Benny Parsons won the 1977 NASCAR WINSTON CUP SERIES Delaware 500 at Dover International Speedway.

TRACK

  • NAME: Dover International Speedway
  • LOCATION: Dover
  • LENGTH: 1.000 Miles
  • SURFACE: Pavement
  • PURSE: $106,750

RACE

  • NUMBER: 24
  • NAME: Delaware 500
  • DATE: 09-18-1977
  • LAPS / MILES: 500 / 500
  • CAUTIONS / LAPS: 3 / 25

WINNER

  • NAME: Benny Parsons
  • CAR MAKE: Chevrolet
  • AVG SPEED: 114.708
  • START POSITION: 7th
  • LEAD CHANGES: 9
POINTS LAPS
Fin St # Driver Make Sponsor Tot Race Bonus Tot Led Status Money
1 7 72 Benny Parsons Chevrolet 1st National City Travelers Checks 185 175 10 500 267 Running 15,675
2 6 21 David Pearson Mercury Purolator 170 170 0 500 0 Running 9,600
3 2 11 Cale Yarborough Chevrolet Holly Farms 170 165 5 499 10 Running 10,925
4 4 1 Donnie Allison Chevrolet Hawaiian Tropic 165 160 5 498 203 Running 3,900
5 9 88 Darrell Waltrip Chevrolet Gatorade 155 155 0 497 0 Running 6,400
6 3 15 Buddy Baker Ford Norris Industries 150 150 0 495 0 Running 5,500
7 5 3 Richard Childress Chevrolet Kansas Jack 146 146 0 493 0 Running 4,250
8 10 90 Dick Brooks Ford Truxmore 142 142 0 492 0 Running 3,900
9 11 12 Bobby Allison Matador 1st National City Travelers Checks 138 138 0 489 0 Running 3,130
10 20 27 Sam Sommers Chevrolet M.C. Anderson 134 134 0 483 0 Running 2,700
11 15 68 Janet Guthrie Chevrolet Kelly Girl 130 130 0 483 0 Running 1,600
12 13 70 JD McDuffie Chevrolet J.D. McDuffie 127 127 0 482 0 Running 3,020
13 37 67 Buddy Arrington Dodge Mistec Transmission 124 124 0 482 0 Running 2,885
14 16 52 Jimmy Means Chevrolet Means Racing 121 121 0 477 0 Dnf 2,190
15 21 8 Ed Negre Dodge Ed Negre 118 118 0 474 0 Running 2,505
16 18 48 James Hylton Chevrolet Hylton Engineering 115 115 0 471 0 Running 2,320
17 1 5 Neil Bonnett Dodge Jim Stacy 117 112 5 469 20 Water pump 1,625
18 30 61 Joe Mihalic Chevrolet Joe Mihalic 109 109 0 451 0 Running 1,050
19 26 92 Skip Manning Chevrolet 1st National City Travelers Checks 106 106 0 422 0 Running 3,010
20 24 19 Dick May Chevrolet Belden Asphalt 103 103 0 414 0 Running 1,750
21 33 24 Cecil Gordon Chevrolet Transmissions Unlimited 100 100 0 402 0 Engine 1,440
22 27 79 Frank Warren Dodge Native Tan 97 97 0 372 0 Running 1,405
23 8 43 Richard Petty Dodge STP 94 94 0 301 0 Engine 3,925
24 22 30 Tighe Scott Chevrolet Scotty's Fashions 91 91 0 288 0 Engine 1,320
25 28 25 Ronnie Thomas Chevrolet Don Robertson 88 88 0 271 0 Running 1,275
26 31 64 Tommy Gale Ford Sunny King Ford & Honda 85 85 0 270 0 Engine 1,150
27 34 6 Rick Newsom Chevrolet Rick Newsom 82 82 0 253 0 Overheating 625
28 35 63 Jocko Maggiacomo Matador 1st National City Travelers Checks 79 79 0 203 0 Water pump 600
29 32 7 Dean Dalton Dodge Dean Dalton 76 76 0 200 0 Steering 575
30 14 54 Lennie Pond Chevrolet Ronnie Elder 73 73 0 190 0 Sway bar 1,050
31 23 40 DK Ulrich Chevrolet Lafayette Radio 70 70 0 179 0 Clutch 1,040
32 12 22 Ricky Rudd Chevrolet Al Rudd Auto Parts 67 67 0 178 0 Engine 530
33 19 03 Bill Seifert Chevrolet Public Enterprises 64 64 0 152 0 Engine 520
34 36 4 Gary Myers Chevrolet Hicks Pharmacy 61 61 0 102 0 Steering 510
35 39 34 Nestor Peles Chevrolet Steve Peles 58 58 0 33 0 Steering 500
36 40 07 Steve Stolarek Chevrolet Norris Price 55 55 0 21 0 Wheel 490
37 38 45 Baxter Price Chevrolet Tire King 52 52 0 17 0 Radiator 480
38 25 98 Marv Acton Chevrolet Rod Osterlund 49 49 0 16 0 Crash 470
39 29 0 Jim Hurtubise Ford Avanti CB 46 46 0 12 0 Crash 460
40 17 84 Kenny Brightbill Mercury Makar Enterprises 43 43 0 12 0 Crash 450