RESULTS

1978 Official Race Results : Volunteer 500

Volunteer 500 | April 02, 1978 | Race 6 of 30

FIN ST CAR DRIVER MAKE SPONSOR PTS/BNS LAPS STATUS WINNINGS
1 7 88 Darrell Waltrip Chevrolet Gatorade 180/5 500 Running 17,050
2 2 72 Benny Parsons Chevrolet 1st Nat'l City Trav. Cks. 180/10 499 Running 14,250
3 3 2 Dave Marcis Chevrolet Shoney's 170/5 497 Running 4,500
4 6 11 Cale Yarborough Oldsmobile 1st Nat'l City Trav. Cks. 160/0 494 Running 6,850
5 10 54 Lennie Pond Chevrolet W.i.n. 155/0 494 Running 2,000
6 4 3 Richard Childress Oldsmobile Kansas Jack 150/0 484 Running 3,550
7 17 48 James Hylton Chevrolet Southland Industries 146/0 480 Running 3,050
8 26 67 Buddy Arrington Dodge Reid Trailer Sales 142/0 478 Running 3,130
9 19 30 Tighe Scott Chevrolet Scotty's Fashions 138/0 476 Running 2,320
10 23 8 Ed Negre Dodge N.H. Coal Company 134/0 471 Running 2,150
11 12 40 D.k. Ulrich Chevrolet Ulrich 130/0 471 Running 1,855
12 20 19 Dick May Chevrolet Belden Asphalt 127/0 469 Running 1,680
13 22 79 Frank Warren Dodge Native Tan 124/0 462 Running 1,520
14 21 35 Lynn Carroll Chevrolet Leonard Racing PE 445 Running 650
15 16 92 Skip Manning Chevrolet Stratagraph 118/0 431 Running 1,335
16 27 45 Baxter Price Chevrolet Price Racing 115/0 422 Running 600
17 18 17 Roger Hamby Oldsmobile Hamby / Ellis Automotive 112/0 413 Running 1,075
18 28 24 Cecil Gordon Chevrolet Transmissions Unlimited 109/0 401 Running 1,100
19 9 90 Dick Brooks Ford Truxmore 106/0 400 Running 785
20 13 25 Ronnie Thomas * Chevrolet Robertson Racing 103/0 302 Valve 1,070
21 5 15 Bobby Allison Ford Norris 100/0 293 Valve 3,205
22 29 64 Tommy Gale Ford Sunny King Ford & Honda 97/0 250 Rear End 740
23 15 52 Jimmy Means Chevrolet Means Racing 94/0 187 Accident 725
24 25 61 Joe Mihalic Chevrolet Mihalic Racing 91/0 172 Valve 460
25 11 43 Richard Petty Dodge STP 88/0 47 Accident 3,150
26 1 5 Neil Bonnett Dodge Armor All 85/0 44 Accident 3,890
27 8 98 Roland Wlodyka Chevrolet Osterlund 82/0 44 Accident 430
28 14 70 J.D. McDuffie Chevrolet Bailey Excavating 79/0 16 Rear End 770
29 24 74 Bobby Wawak Chevrolet Wawak 76/0 8 Broken Axle 410
* Denotes Rookie

RACE FACTS

Average Speed: 92.401 mph
Margin of Victory: 1 lap
Time of Race: 02:53:03
Lead Changes: 13
Cautions: 4 for 40 laps.
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