RESULTS

1979 Official Race Results : Texas 400

Texas 400 | June 03, 1979 | Race 14 of 31

FIN ST CAR DRIVER MAKE SPONSOR PTS/BNS LAPS STATUS WINNINGS
1 4 88 Darrell Waltrip Chevrolet Gatorade 185/10 200 Running 21,750
2 6 15 Bobby Allison Ford Hodgdon / Moore 170/0 199 Running 14,600
3 1 28 Buddy Baker Chevrolet Spectra 170/5 199 Running 13,950
4 5 11 Cale Yarborough Chevrolet Busch 160/0 199 Running 12,150
5 2 44 Terry Labonte Chevrolet Stratagraph 160/5 196 Running 9,100
6 9 43 Richard Petty Chevrolet STP 150/0 195 Running 8,700
7 19 3 Richard Childress Oldsmobile Crc Chemicals 146/0 193 Running 6,250
8 10 72 Joe Millikan Chevrolet Appliance Wheels 142/0 192 Running 7,200
9 17 67 Buddy Arrington Dodge Reid Trailer Sales 138/0 192 Running 5,080
10 16 48 James Hylton Chevrolet Palatine Automotive 134/0 190 Running 4,670
11 24 31 John Rezek Oldsmobile RPM Enterprises 130/0 190 Running 2,400
12 3 2 Dale Earnhardt * Chevrolet Osterlund 132/5 189 Accident 6,400
13 13 50 Bruce Hill Buick Global Heat Exchange 124/0 189 Running 2,200
14 21 70 J.D. McDuffie Chevrolet Bailey Excavating 121/0 186 Running 3,810
15 12 40 D.k. Ulrich Buick Midwestern Farm Lines 118/0 186 Running 3,590
16 25 36 H.B. Bailey Pontiac Almeda Auto Parts 115/0 185 Running 1,900
17 22 19 Billy Hagan Chevrolet Belden Asphalt 112/0 185 Running 3,280
18 29 01 Earle Canavan Dodge Irish Spring Soap 109/0 184 Running 1,700
19 18 79 Frank Warren Dodge Native Tan 106/0 181 Running 3,020
20 14 64 Tommy Gale Ford Sunny King Ford & Honda 103/0 180 Running 2,960
21 31 24 Cecil Gordon Oldsmobile Gordon-Barnicle 100/0 174 Running 2,650
22 26 76 Mike Potter Chevrolet Miller PE 174 Running 1,500
23 23 52 Jimmy Means Chevrolet Mr. Transmission 94/0 173 Running 2,340
24 27 96 James Hurlbert Ford White Crown Engineering 91/0 150 Running 1,400
25 8 27 Benny Parsons Chevrolet M.C. Anderson 88/0 143 Broken Spindle 2,230
26 15 25 Ronnie Thomas Chevrolet Stone's Cafeteria 85/0 140 Broken Wheel Studs 3,170
27 20 45 Baxter Price Chevrolet Iron Peddlers 82/0 139 Transmission 2,100
28 7 90 Ricky Rudd Mercury Truxmore 79/0 135 Dropped Valve 1,700
29 33 69 Mike Kempton Chevrolet Pro-Shoppe Sports 76/0 135 Running 1,150
30 30 09 Dick May Oldsmobile Crc Chemicals 73/0 113 Camshaft 1,100
31 11 12 Lennie Pond Chevrolet Kencoal 70/0 70 Engine Failure 1,050
32 32 55 Bill Meazel Chevrolet Lowery U-Haul 67/0 46 Engine Failure 1,000
33 34 58 John Haver Chevrolet Camera World Canon PE 36 Engine Failure 950
34 28 32 Jimmy Finger Buick Vita Fresh / Pharis 61/0 5 Engine Failure 1,150
* Denotes Rookie

RACE FACTS

Average Speed: 156.216 mph
Margin of Victory: 1 lap & 1 second
Time of Race: 02:33:38
Lead Changes: 22
Cautions: 1 for 5 laps.
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