RESULTS

1979 Official Race Results : Music City 420

Music City 420 | May 12, 1979 | Race 11 of 31

FIN ST CAR DRIVER MAKE SPONSOR PTS/BNS LAPS STATUS WINNINGS
1 4 11 Cale Yarborough Oldsmobile Busch 180/5 420 Running 12,275
2 5 43 Richard Petty Chevrolet STP 180/10 420 Running 8,150
3 6 15 Bobby Allison Ford Hodgdon / Moore 165/0 419 Running 6,450
4 7 2 Dale Earnhardt * Chevrolet Osterlund 160/0 419 Running 5,350
5 9 70 J.D. McDuffie Chevrolet Bailey Excavating 160/5 418 Running 3,080
6 21 3 Richard Childress Chevrolet Crc Chemicals 150/0 418 Running 2,450
7 8 27 Benny Parsons Chevrolet M.C. Anderson 146/0 417 Running 1,830
8 2 28 Buddy Baker Chevrolet Spectra 142/0 412 Running 3,910
9 10 44 Terry Labonte Chevrolet Stratagraph 138/0 411 Running 1,875
10 12 90 Ricky Rudd Ford Truxmore 134/0 410 Running 1,850
11 16 52 Jimmy Means Chevrolet Mr. Transmission 130/0 408 Running 1,605
12 15 19 Steve Spencer Buick Belden Asphalt 127/0 405 Running 1,595
13 19 64 Tommy Gale Ford Sunny King Ford & Honda 124/0 396 Running 1,415
14 26 74 Bobby Wawak Chevrolet Wawak 121/0 390 Running 1,035
15 18 40 Al Elmore Chevrolet Midwestern Farm Lines 118/0 389 Running 1,155
16 13 24 D.k. Ulrich Oldsmobile Gordon-Barnicle 115/0 383 Running 1,035
17 25 25 Ronnie Thomas Chevrolet 1st Nat'l City Trav. Cks. 112/0 378 Running 1,920
18 28 69 Mike Kempton Chevrolet Pro-Shoppe Sports 109/0 364 Running 455
19 22 45 Baxter Price Chevrolet Price Racing 106/0 356 Clutch 690
20 17 79 Frank Warren Dodge Native Tan 103/0 355 Crankshaft 675
21 3 88 Darrell Waltrip Chevrolet Gatorade 105/5 335 Running 3,115
22 14 48 James Hylton Chevrolet Palatine Automotive 97/0 324 Running 655
23 1 72 Joe Millikan Chevrolet Appliance Wheels 99/5 124 Broken Cam 5,345
24 24 34 Darrell Busham Mercury Marine Welding PE 101 Rear End 385
25 27 09 Nelson Oswald Chevrolet Oswald PE 95 Ignition 375
26 23 67 Buddy Arrington Dodge Reid Trailer Sales 85/0 63 Broken Valve 620
27 20 05 Dick Brooks Chevrolet Bearfinder 82/0 36 Transmission 365
28 11 47 Harry Gant Chevrolet Race Hill Farm 79/0 18 Engine Failure 360
* Denotes Rookie

RACE FACTS

Average Speed: 88.652 mph
Margin of Victory: 3 seconds
Time of Race: 02:49:25
Lead Changes: 9
Cautions: 3 for 27 laps.
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