1962 Daytona 500 NASCAR Grand National.jpg
Held on February 18, 1962 at Daytona International Speedway in Daytona Beach, FL
200 L, 500 M, 804.6 KM - Scheduled Distance

RESULTS
Fin St # Driver Sponsor Make Laps Led Status Pts
1 1 22 Fireball Roberts '62 Pontiac 200 144 running
2 10 43 Richard Petty '62 Plymouth 200 32 running
3 4 8 Joe Weatherly '62 Pontiac 199 1 running
4 3 47 Jack Smith '62 Pontiac 199 0 running
5 34 28 Fred Lorenzen '62 Ford 199 0 running
6 2 39 David Pearson '62 Pontiac 198 0 running
7 8 4 Rex White '62 Chevrolet 197 0 running
8 35 94 Banjo Matthews '62 Pontiac 197 0 running
9 38 11 Ned Jarrett '62 Chevrolet 196 0 running
10 17 44 Bob Welborn '62 Pontiac 194 0 running
11 36 32 Bill Wimble '61 Pontiac 193 0 running
12 16 84 Ernie Gahan '61 Ford 192 0 running
13 24 42 Bunkie Blackburn '62 Plymouth 192 0 running
14 28 2 Jim Paschal '61 Pontiac 186 0 running
15 42 95 Jim Cushman '61 Plymouth 186 0 running
16 12 7 Johnny Allen '62 Chevrolet 183 0 running
17 33 15 Speedy Thompson '62 Ford 182 0 engine
18 45 01 Billy Wade '62 Ford 182 0 running
19 46 98 Paul Burrow '62 Ford 181 0 running
20 47 60 Tom Cox '60 Plymouth 180 0 running
21 43 9 Art Brady '62 Ford 176 0 running
22 29 19 Herman Beam '62 Ford 175 0 running
23 27 62 Curtis Crider '61 Mercury 173 0 running
24 26 31 Jim McGuirk '61 Ford 157 0 engine
25 44 92 Gerald Duke '62 Ford 150 0 engine
26 19 63 George Alsobrook '61 Ford 144 0 running
27 7 0 Dan Gurney '62 Ford 134 0 engine
28 31 87 Buck Baker '62 Chrysler 89 0 crash
29 15 86 Buddy Baker '62 Chrysler 83 0 overheating
30 30 72 Bobby Johns '62 Pontiac 81 0 transmission
31 40 36 Larry Thomas '62 Dodge 76 0 distributor
32 25 68 Ed Livingston '61 Ford 75 0 oil pressure
33 5 6 Cotton Owens '62 Pontiac 73 1 clutch
34 9 27 Junior Johnson '62 Pontiac 72 22 engine
35 13 53 Bob Burdick '62 Pontiac 55 0 crankshaft
36 20 75 Ralph Earnhardt '61 Pontiac 54 0 engine
37 14 37 Wally Dallenbach '61 Ford 53 0 engine
38 22 14 Charley Griffith '62 Chevrolet 53 0 rocker arm
39 41 88 Sal Tovella '61 Ford 41 0 head gasket
40 23 23 Red Farmer '61 Ford 34 0 spindle
41 18 25 Jim Bennett '61 Ford 31 0 head gasket
42 32 85 Tommy Irwin '62 Chevrolet 26 0 piston
43 6 29 Nelson Stacy '62 Ford 25 0 engine
44 37 90 Marvin Panch '62 Dodge 19 0 rear end
45 48 38 G.C. Spencer '61 Ford 15 0 clutch
46 11 66 Larry Frank '62 Ford 14 0 engine
47 39 77 Elmo Langley '61 Ford 4 0 engine
48 21 52 Cale Yarborough '61 Ford 4 0 electrical
RACE DATA
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Margin of Victory:
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Cautions: ?? for ?? laps - not available
Lead Changes: ?? among ?? drivers - not available