1961 Rebel 300 NASCAR Grand National.jpg
Held on May 6, 1961 at Darlington Raceway in Darlington, SC
219 L, 299.154 M, 481.362 KM - Scheduled Distance

RESULTS
Fin St # Driver Sponsor Make Laps Led Status Pts
1 1 28 Fred Lorenzen '61 Ford 219 69 running
2 8 21 Curtis Turner '61 Ford 219 25 running
3 9 69 Johnny Allen '61 Chevrolet 218 3 running
4 10 53 Bob Burdick '61 Pontiac 218 1 running
5 2 22 Fireball Roberts '61 Pontiac 218 108 running
6 17 3 Marvin Panch '61 Pontiac 217 0 running
7 6 6 Ralph Earnhardt '61 Pontiac 216 6 running
8 3 94 Banjo Matthews '61 Ford 215 1 running
9 5 72 Bobby Johns '61 Ford 215 0 running
10 11 11 Ned Jarrett '61 Chevrolet 215 0 running
11 7 29 Nelson Stacy '61 Ford 212 0 running
12 18 47 Larry Frank '61 Pontiac 212 0 running
13 14 85 Emanuel Zervakis '61 Chevrolet 211 0 running
14 22 54 Jimmy Pardue '60 Chevrolet 209 0 running
15 4 8 Joe Weatherly '61 Pontiac 206 6 running
16 26 00 Dave Mader '61 Chevrolet 205 0 running
17 20 48 G.C. Spencer '60 Chevrolet 200 0 running
18 21 2 Tommy Irwin '60 Chevrolet 200 0 running
19 25 82 Larry Flynn '59 Chevrolet 195 0 running
20 13 87 Buck Baker '61 Chrysler 192 0 running
21 28 68 Ed Livingston '60 Ford 187 0 running
22 32 62 Curtis Crider '61 Mercury 181 0 running
23 29 38 Ed Markstellar '61 Ford 177 0 running
24 12 4 Rex White '61 Chevrolet 173 0 crash
25 15 86 Buddy Baker '61 Chrysler 115 0 crash
26 24 55 Jimmy Thompson '59 T-Bird 62 0 crash
27 23 52 Tom Dill '61 Ford 46 0 crash
28 19 1 Paul Lewis '61 Chevrolet 38 0 oil pressure
29 30 71 Bobby Waddell '60 Dodge 22 0 oil pressure
30 16 15 Tim Flock '61 Ford 16 0 handling
31 27 61 Elmo Langley '59 T-Bird 14 0 handling
32 31 43 Richard Petty '61 Plymouth 11 0 engine
RACE DATA
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Margin of Victory:
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