1962 Atlanta 500 NASCAR Grand National.jpg
Held on June 10, 1962 at Atlanta Motor Speedway in Hampton, GA
219 L, 337.26 M, 542.682 KM - Shortened by Rain

RESULTS
Fin St # Driver Sponsor Make Laps Led Status Pts
1 7 28 Fred Lorenzen LaFayette '62 Ford 219 51 running
2 1 02 Banjo Matthews '62 Pontiac 219 73 running
3 4 72 Bobby Johns Shorty Johns '62 Pontiac 218 32 running
4 14 22 Fireball Roberts Banjo Matthews '62 Pontiac 218 0 running
5 22 98 Troy Ruttman Bill Stroppe '62 Mercury 218 0 running
6 19 01 Paul Goldsmith Ray Nichels '62 Pontiac 218 0 running
7 3 3 David Pearson Ray Fox '62 Pontiac 217 14 running
8 10 21 Marvin Panch Wood Brothers '62 Ford 217 0 running
9 11 6 Junior Johnson Cotton Owens '62 Pontiac 216 0 running
10 30 2 Jim Paschal Cliff Stewart '62 Pontiac 214 0 running
11 25 86 Buddy Baker Buck Baker '62 Chrysler 213 0 running
12 12 12 Bob Welborn B.G. Holloway '62 Pontiac 213 0 running
13 16 47 Jack Smith '62 Pontiac 213 0 running
14 18 81 Roscoe Thompson Jimmy Baker '62 Mercury 212 0 running
15 21 30 Tiny Lund Fred Clark '62 Chevrolet 212 8 running
16 15 20 Emanuel Zervakis '62 Mercury 212 5 running
17 35 97 LeeRoy Yarbrough Lewis Osborne '62 Chevrolet 211 0 running
18 9 8 Joe Weatherly Bud Moore '62 Pontiac 210 36 running
19 39 36 Larry Thomas Wade Younts '62 Dodge 210 0 running
20 42 87 Buck Baker '62 Chrysler 209 0 running
21 2 4 Rex White Louis Clements '62 Chevrolet 207 0 running
22 34 61 Bill Morton '62 Ford 207 0 running
23 27 43 Richard Petty Petty Enterprises '62 Plymouth 207 0 running
24 31 80 Tubby Gonzales '61 Ford 206 0 running
25 20 54 Jimmy Pardue '62 Pontiac 205 0 running
26 32 79 G.C. Spencer Ralph Smith '62 Chevrolet 204 0 running
27 38 49 Friday Hassler J.C. Parker '62 Pontiac 202 0 running
28 40 62 Curtis Crider '62 Mercury 202 0 running
29 26 19 Herman Beam '61 Ford 199 0 running
30 6 66 Larry Frank Ratus Walters '62 Ford 199 0 running
31 43 1 George Green Jess Potter '61 Chevrolet 199 0 running
32 33 90 Darel Dieringer Bob Osiecki '62 Dodge 183 0 rear end
33 41 68 Ed Livingston '61 Ford 181 0 engine
34 42 63 George Alsobrook Ratus Walters '61 Ford 156 0 head gasket
35 45 32 Jim Locke '61 Ford 140 0 running
36 28 16 Ralph Earnhardt Happy Steigel '62 Pontiac 132 0 transmission
37 17 46 Johnny Allen Holly Farms '62 Pontiac 130 0 transmission
38 44 60 Tom Cox Ray Herlocker '60 Plymouth 130 0 axle
39 13 11 Ned Jarrett B.G. Holloway '62 Chevrolet 114 0 engine
40 23 92 Cale Yarborough Julian Buesink '62 Ford 89 0 engine
41 5 7 Cotton Owens '62 Pontiac 81 0 transmission
42 36 18 Stick Elliott Toy Bolton '61 Pontiac 66 0 engine
43 29 9 Bunkie Blackburn Wildcat Williams '62 Ford 23 0 crash
44 37 10 T.C. Hunt Fred Wheat '61 Dodge 6 0 engine
45 8 29 Nelson Stacy Holman-Moody '62 Ford 2 0 steering
46 46 50 A.F. Nichols '60 Plymouth 1 0 oil pressure
RACE DATA
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Margin of Victory:
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Cautions: ?? for ?? laps - not available
Lead Changes: ?? among ?? drivers - not available