1961 Dixie 400 NASCAR Grand National.jpg
Held on September 17, 1961 at Atlanta Motor Speedway in Hampton, GA
267 L, 411.18 M, 661.626 KM - Scheduled Distance

RESULTS
Fin St # Driver Sponsor Make Laps Led Status Pts
1 5 3 David Pearson '61 Pontiac 267 2 running
2 9 27 Junior Johnson '61 Pontiac 267 0 running
3 1 22 Fireball Roberts '61 Pontiac 267 29 running
4 13 47 Jack Smith '61 Pontiac 264 0 running
5 26 43 Richard Petty '61 Plymouth 264 0 running
6 24 14 Johnny Allen '61 Chevrolet 264 0 running
7 17 11 Ned Jarrett '61 Chevrolet 264 0 running
8 23 46 Bob Welborn '61 Pontiac 264 0 running
9 22 51 Woodie Wilson '61 Pontiac 262 0 running
10 11 6 Marvin Panch '61 Pontiac 262 0 running
11 7 94 Banjo Matthews '61 Ford 262 163 engine
12 8 72 Bobby Johns '61 Ford 261 11 running
13 14 44 Jim Paschal '61 Pontiac 260 0 running
14 15 85 Emanuel Zervakis '61 Chevrolet 259 0 running
15 30 30 Tiny Lund '60 Chevrolet 259 0 running
16 3 8 Joe Weatherly '61 Pontiac 256 4 running
17 21 59 Ken Rush '61 Pontiac 255 0 running
18 10 4 Rex White '61 Chevrolet 254 0 running
19 2 29 Nelson Stacy '61 Ford 243 50 engine
20 6 24 Darel Dieringer '60 Pontiac 238 0 crash
21 35 74 L.D. Austin '61 Chevrolet 238 0 running
22 37 19 Herman Beam '60 Ford 235 0 running
23 25 68 Ed Livingston '61 Ford 234 0 running
24 36 93 Lee Reitzel '60 Ford 226 0 running
25 16 87 Buck Baker '61 Chrysler 209 0 engine
26 20 32 Bill Morgan '61 Ford 203 0 piston
27 32 78 J.C. Hendrix '60 Ford 202 0 con rod
28 33 96 Elmo Langley '60 Chevrolet 180 0 engine
29 12 9 Bunkie Blackburn '61 Ford 174 0 engine
30 28 10 T.C. Hunt '61 Dodge 153 0 engine
31 34 48 G.C. Spencer '60 Chevrolet 124 0 engine
32 38 71 Bob Barron '60 Chevrolet 104 0 engine
33 39 23 Doug Yates '61 Plymouth 65 0 oil pressure
34 31 99 George Alsobrook '61 Ford 63 0 piston
35 29 5 Ralph Earnhardt '60 Pontiac 62 0 transmission
36 4 28 Fred Lorenzen '61 Ford 52 8 crash
37 19 90 Dave Mader '61 Chevrolet 51 0 crash
38 17 80 Tubby Gonzales '61 Ford 47 0 engine
39 18 86 Herb Tillman '61 Chrysler 46 0 oil pressure
40 42 15 Jesse James Taylor '61 Ford 10 0 engine
41 41 62 Curtis Crider '61 Mercury 3 0 bearing
42 40 2 Tommy Irwin '61 Chevrolet 0 0 piston
RACE DATA
Failed to Qualify: Tony Lavati
Time of Race: ???
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Margin of Victory:
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Cautions: ?? for ?? laps - not available
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