OFFICIAL RACE RESULTS

NAPA RIVERSIDE 400

Bobby Allison won the 1979 NASCAR WINSTON CUP SERIES NAPA Riverside 400 at Riverside International Raceway.

TRACK

  • NAME: Riverside International Raceway
  • LOCATION: Riverside
  • LENGTH: 2.620 Miles
  • SURFACE: Road Course
  • PURSE: $131,625

RACE

  • NUMBER: 15
  • NAME: NAPA Riverside 400
  • DATE: 06-10-1979
  • LAPS / MILES: 95 / 249
  • CAUTIONS / LAPS: 2 / 6

WINNER

  • NAME: Bobby Allison
  • CAR MAKE: Ford
  • AVG SPEED: 103.732
  • START POSITION: 4th
  • LEAD CHANGES: 5
POINTS LAPS
Fin St # Driver Make Sponsor Tot Race Bonus Tot Led Status Money
1 4 15 Bobby Allison Ford Hodgdon / Moore 180 175 5 95 31 Running 22,700
2 3 88 Darrell Waltrip Chevrolet Gatorade 175 170 5 95 5 Running 14,875
3 5 43 Richard Petty Chevrolet STP 165 165 0 95 0 Running 10,350
4 6 11 Cale Yarborough Chevrolet Busch 170 160 10 95 57 Running 11,800
5 8 27 Benny Parsons Chevrolet M.C. Anderson 155 155 0 94 0 Running 6,800
6 24 3 Richard Childress Oldsmobile CRC Chemicals 150 150 0 92 0 Running 5,500
7 13 70 JD McDuffie Chevrolet Bailey Excavating 146 146 0 91 0 Running 4,580
8 16 93 Norm Palmer Dodge Norm Palmer 142 142 0 91 0 Running 2,500
9 14 67 Buddy Arrington Ford Reid Trailer Sales 138 138 0 91 0 Running 3,970
10 10 72 Joe Millikan Chevrolet Appliance Wheels 134 134 0 91 0 Running 6,150
11 25 24 Cecil Gordon Oldsmobile Gordon-Barnicle 130 130 0 89 0 Running 3,310
12 26 74 Hal Callentine Oldsmobile Cal-Four 127 127 0 88 0 Running 2,590
13 1 2 Dale Earnhardt Chevrolet Rod Osterlund 129 124 5 87 2 Running 7,250
14 22 48 James Hylton Chevrolet Palatine Automotive Parts 121 121 0 85 0 Running 2,780
15 33 20 Ed Hale Chevrolet Peralta & Hale 118 118 0 85 0 Running 2,045
16 28 22 Richard White Chevrolet Boulevard Automotive 115 115 0 81 0 Running 1,785
17 34 45 Baxter Price Chevrolet Baxter Price 112 112 0 81 0 Running 2,100
18 15 44 Terry Labonte Chevrolet Stratagraph 109 109 0 81 0 Running 1,865
19 32 6 Dick Whalen Chevrolet Dick Whalen 106 106 0 81 0 Running 950
20 17 81 John Borneman Chevrolet Borneman Plastering 103 103 0 79 0 Oil leak 1,305
21 11 78 Jim Robinson Chevrolet San-Val Lumber 100 100 0 72 0 Running 900
22 12 79 Frank Warren Dodge Native Tan 97 97 0 65 0 Engine 1,745
23 18 25 Ronnie Thomas Chevrolet Stone's Cafeteria 94 94 0 60 0 Running 2,700
24 35 57 Robert Tartaglia Chevrolet Don Guy 91 91 0 47 0 Crash 825
25 2 01 Jimmy Insolo Oldsmobile Allstate Building Materials 88 88 0 45 0 Engine 1,700
26 19 29 Tim Williamson Chevrolet Tropical Rent-a-Car 85 85 0 33 0 Carb fire 775
27 21 08 Rick McCray Buick Rick McCray 82 82 0 31 0 Transmission 750
28 7 21 Neil Bonnett Mercury Purolator 79 79 0 30 0 Crash 1,225
29 31 14 Dick Kranzler Chevrolet Parnelli Jones Enterprises 76 76 0 23 0 Transmission 700
30 9 73 Bill Schmitt Oldsmobile Bill Schmitt 73 73 0 13 0 Transmission 675
31 29 52 Jimmy Means Chevrolet Mr. Transmission 70 70 0 9 0 Engine 1,150
32 23 0 Steve Pfeifer Chevrolet Leisure Land RV 67 67 0 8 0 Fire 625
33 20 40 DK Ulrich Chevrolet Midwestern Farm Lines 64 64 0 4 0 Crash 1,100
34 30 92 Chris Monoleos Chevrolet Buckstaff 61 61 0 2 0 Transmission 550
35 27 64 Elmo Langley Ford Sunny King Ford & Honda 58 58 0 1 0 Transmission 1,000