1961 Capital City 200 NASCAR Grand National.jpg
Held on September 10, 1961 at Richmond International Raceway in Richmond, VA
250 L, 187.5 M, 301.75 KM - Scheduled Distance

RESULTS
Fin St # Driver Sponsor Make Laps Led Status Pts
1 7 8 Joe Weatherly '61 Pontiac 250 running
2 1 27 Junior Johnson '60 Pontiac 250 running
3 5 4 Rex White '61 Chevrolet 249 running
4 2 11 Ned Jarrett '61 Chevrolet 249 running
5 12 44 Jim Paschal '61 Pontiac 248 running
6 4 85 Emanuel Zervakis '60 Chevrolet 246 running
7 3 66 Bill Morgan '60 Ford 239 running
8 19 61 Elmo Langley '59 T-Bird 224 running
9 9 19 Herman Beam '60 Ford 223 running
10 17 48 G.C. Spencer '60 Chevrolet 219 running
11 11 23 Doug Yates '61 Plymouth 217 running
12 23 17 Fred Harb '61 Ford 215 running
13 14 119 Al Disney '59 Buick 214 running
14 10 34 Wendell Scott '60 Chevrolet 201 running
15 13 86 Buck Baker '61 Chrysler 189 running
16 20 36 Larry Thomas '60 Chevrolet 176 rear end
17 6 6 Cotton Owens '60 Pontiac 171 rear end
18 8 42 Richard Petty '61 Plymouth 157 engine
19 18 74 L.D. Austin '61 Chevrolet 155 spindle
20 21 57 Harvey Henderson '61 Chevrolet 153 brakes
21 15 90 Johnny Roberts '60 Ford 113 head gasket
22 22 112 Ronnie Fones '59 Chevrolet 82 rear end
23 24 5 Jimmy Pardue '59 Chevrolet 70 spindle
24 25 71 Bob Barron '60 Dodge 63 rear end
25 16 62 Curtis Crider '61 Mercury 7 overheating
RACE DATA
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Margin of Victory:
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