OFFICIAL RACE RESULTS

HOLLY FARMS 400

Benny Parsons won the 1979 NASCAR WINSTON CUP SERIES Holly Farms 400 at North Wilkesboro Speedway.

TRACK

  • NAME: North Wilkesboro Speedway
  • LOCATION: North Wilkesboro
  • LENGTH: 0.625 Miles
  • SURFACE: Pavement
  • PURSE: $77,324

RACE

  • NUMBER: 28
  • NAME: Holly Farms 400
  • DATE: 10-14-1979
  • LAPS / MILES: 400 / 250
  • CAUTIONS / LAPS: 9 / 48

WINNER

  • NAME: Benny Parsons
  • CAR MAKE: Chevrolet
  • AVG SPEED: 91.454
  • START POSITION: 5th
  • LEAD CHANGES: 12
POINTS LAPS
Fin St # Driver Make Sponsor Tot Race Bonus Tot Led Status Money
1 5 27 Benny Parsons Chevrolet M.C. Anderson 180 175 5 400 92 Running 12,225
2 2 15 Bobby Allison Ford Hodgdon / Moore 180 170 10 400 175 Running 8,200
3 11 43 Richard Petty Chevrolet STP 165 165 0 399 0 Running 6,500
4 1 2 Dale Earnhardt Chevrolet Rod Osterlund 165 160 5 398 12 Running 10,425
5 8 90 Ricky Rudd Ford Truxmore 155 155 0 398 0 Running 3,325
6 12 44 Terry Labonte Chevrolet Technicraft 150 150 0 397 0 Running 2,615
7 13 25 Ronnie Thomas Chevrolet Stone's Cafeteria 146 146 0 394 0 Running 3,245
8 9 40 DK Ulrich Chevrolet Midwestern Farm Lines 142 142 0 392 0 Running 2,125
9 19 67 Buddy Arrington Dodge Reid Trailer Sales 138 138 0 391 0 Running 2,015
10 14 3 Richard Childress Chevrolet CRC Chemicals 134 134 0 390 0 Running 1,980
11 15 48 James Hylton Chevrolet Palatine Automotive Parts 130 130 0 388 0 Running 1,670
12 17 17 Roger Hamby Chevrolet Kings Inn 127 127 0 387 0 Running 1,535
13 3 88 Darrell Waltrip Chevrolet Gatorade 129 124 5 376 104 Running 3,475
14 4 47 Harry Gant Chevrolet Race Hill Farm 121 121 0 373 0 Running 725
15 7 72 Joe Millikan Chevrolet Appliance Wheels 118 118 0 369 0 Engine 3,400
16 26 95 Ernie Shaw Chevrolet Miller Roofing 115 115 0 368 0 Running 625
17 24 45 Baxter Price Chevrolet Iron Peddlers 112 112 0 364 0 Running 1,250
18 28 19 Cecil Gordon Chevrolet Belden Asphalt 109 109 0 357 0 Running 1,125
19 23 75 Bill Elswick Oldsmobile RahMoc Enterprises 106 106 0 287 0 Rear end 550
20 6 11 Cale Yarborough Oldsmobile Busch 108 103 5 269 17 Crash 4,775
21 16 71 Dave Marcis Chevrolet Shoney's 100 100 0 258 0 Engine 550
22 22 24 Larry Isley Chevrolet Marlowe Mobile Homes 97 97 0 256 0 Running 925
23 20 0 John Kennedy Chevrolet Avanti CB 94 94 0 168 0 Running 505
24 21 52 Jimmy Means Chevrolet Mr. Transmission 91 91 0 150 0 Steering 684
25 29 05 Dick Brooks Oldsmobile Bearfinder 88 88 0 45 0 Brakes 425
26 27 79 Frank Warren Dodge Native Tan 85 85 0 44 0 Brakes 665
27 18 64 Tommy Gale Ford Sunny King Ford & Honda 82 82 0 29 0 Engine 705
28 10 70 JD McDuffie Chevrolet Bailey Excavating 79 79 0 14 0 Crash 695
29 25 69 Henry Jones Chevrolet Pro Shoppe 76 76 0 10 0 Engine 385