RESULTS

1979 Official Race Results : Gabriel 400

Gabriel 400 | June 17, 1979 | Race 16 of 31

FIN ST CAR DRIVER MAKE SPONSOR PTS/BNS LAPS STATUS WINNINGS
1 3 28 Buddy Baker Chevrolet Spectra 185/10 200 Running 16,870
2 2 1 Donnie Allison Chevrolet Hawaiian Tropic 175/5 200 Running 12,970
3 5 11 Cale Yarborough Oldsmobile Busch 170/5 200 Running 12,620
4 1 21 Neil Bonnett Mercury Purolator 165/5 200 Running 7,410
5 10 43 Richard Petty Chevrolet STP 160/5 200 Running 8,325
6 13 2 Dale Earnhardt * Chevrolet Osterlund 155/5 200 Running 7,540
7 6 15 Bobby Allison Ford Hodgdon / Moore 151/5 200 Running 6,830
8 8 90 Ricky Rudd Mercury Truxmore 142/0 199 Running 5,665
9 12 30 Tighe Scott Buick Russ Togs 138/0 199 Running 5,480
10 34 05 Dick Brooks Chevrolet Bearfinder PE 199 Running 4,650
11 19 12 Lennie Pond Chevrolet Kencoal 130/0 199 Running 2,425
12 11 9 Bill Elliott Mercury Knutson's Ski-Doo 132/5 198 Running 2,315
13 9 88 Darrell Waltrip Chevrolet Gatorade 129/5 197 Engine Failure 5,655
14 22 70 J.D. McDuffie Chevrolet Bailey Excavating 121/0 196 Running 4,060
15 30 67 Buddy Arrington Dodge Reid Trailer Sales 118/0 196 Running 3,865
16 26 52 Jimmy Means Chevrolet Mr. Transmission 115/0 193 Running 3,625
17 24 47 Harry Gant Chevrolet Race Hill Farm 112/0 193 Running 1,440
18 27 0 John Kennedy Chevrolet Avanti Cb 109/0 192 Running 1,385
19 36 38 Sandy Satullo Buick Copper Kettle Marina 106/0 192 Running 1,345
20 21 48 James Hylton Chevrolet Palatine Automotive 103/0 190 Running 3,125
21 31 40 D.k. Ulrich Buick Midwestern Farm Lines 100/0 190 Running 2,830
22 20 79 Frank Warren Dodge Native Tan 97/0 186 Accident 2,585
23 23 3 Richard Childress Oldsmobile Crc Chemicals 94/0 186 Running 2,380
24 25 19 Bob Burcham Chevrolet Belden Asphalt 91/0 184 Engine Failure 2,085
25 7 44 Terry Labonte Chevrolet Stratagraph 88/0 184 Running 2,050
26 15 71 Dave Marcis Chevrolet Transmissions Unlimited 90/5 173 Accident 1,765
27 17 25 Ronnie Thomas Chevrolet Stone's Cafeteria 87/5 150 No Oil Pressure 2,970
28 35 81 David Sosebee Chevrolet Sosebee Racing PE 135 Broken Valve 1,060
29 18 17 Roger Hamby Chevrolet Kings Inn 76/0 122 Accident 1,545
30 4 72 Joe Millikan Chevrolet Appliance Wheels 73/0 103 Broken Connecting Rod 4,725
31 16 27 Benny Parsons Chevrolet Griffin's Marine 70/0 97 Broken Valve 1,510
32 28 82 Paul Fess Oldsmobile Lasky Construction 67/0 97 Broken Valve 1,000
33 32 64 Tommy Gale Ford Sunny King Ford & Honda 64/0 84 Broken Shock Mounts 1,490
34 14 49 Bill Green Chevrolet A.k. Cartage PE 76 Engine Failure 980
35 29 42 Marty Robbins Dodge Marty Robbins Racing 58/0 64 Broken Connecting Rod 970
36 33 09 Bill Seifert Oldsmobile Crc Chemicals 55/0 32 No Oil Pressure 960
* Denotes Rookie

RACE FACTS

Average Speed: 135.798 mph
Margin of Victory: Under Caution
Time of Race: 02:56:44
Lead Changes: 46
Cautions: 6 for 33 laps.
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