1962 Firecracker 250 NASCAR Grand National.jpg
Held on July 4, 1962 at Daytona International Speedway in Daytona Beach, FL
100 L, 250 M, 402.3 KM - Scheduled Distance

RESULTS
Fin St # Driver Sponsor Make Laps Led Status Pts
1 4 22 Fireball Roberts Stephens Pontiac '62 Pontiac 100 22 running
2 7 6 Junior Johnson Cotton Owens '62 Pontiac 100 0 running
3 10 21 Marvin Panch Wood Brothers '62 Ford 98 0 running
4 8 47 Jack Smith '62 Pontiac 98 0 running
5 12 54 Jimmy Pardue '62 Pontiac 97 0 running
6 16 66 Larry Frank Ratus Walters '62 Ford 96 0 running
7 23 11 Ned Jarrett B.G. Holloway '62 Chevrolet 96 0 running
8 5 3 David Pearson Ray Fox '62 Pontiac 96 0 running
9 19 36 Larry Thomas Wade Younts '62 Dodge 95 0 running
10 13 41 Art Malone Jack Smith (GA) '62 Pontiac 95 0 running
11 21 4 Rex White Louis Clements '62 Chevrolet 93 0 running
12 26 87 Buck Baker '62 Chrysler 92 0 running
13 27 19 Herman Beam '62 Ford 89 0 running
14 29 60 Tom Cox Ray Herlocker '60 Plymouth 89 0 running
15 33 1 George Green Jess Potter '61 Chevrolet 89 0 running
16 32 62 Curtis Crider '62 Mercury 88 0 running
17 18 16 Ralph Earnhardt Happy Steigel '62 Chevrolet 85 0 running
18 25 86 Buddy Baker Buck Baker '62 Chrysler 84 0 running
19 2 72 Bobby Johns Vince Whibbs Pontiac Co. '62 Pontiac 82 17 transmission
20 28 90 Darel Dieringer Bob Osiecki '62 Dodge 76 0 engine
21 1 02 Banjo Matthews '62 Pontiac 73 61 engine
22 22 81 Roscoe Thompson Jimmy Baker '62 Mercury 42 0 engine
23 6 8 Joe Weatherly Bud Moore '62 Pontiac 34 0 crash
24 9 28 Fred Lorenzen LaFayette '62 Ford 34 0 crash
25 14 39 LeeRoy Yarbrough Ray Nichels '61 Pontiac 34 0 crash
26 15 29 Nelson Stacy Holman-Moody '62 Ford 32 0 crash
27 3 46 Johnny Allen Holly Farms '62 Pontiac 24 0 transmission
28 31 80 Tubby Gonzales '62 Ford 20 0 oil pressure
29 24 38 John Dodd, Jr. Matt DeMatthews '60 Ford 10 0 engine
30 11 43 Richard Petty Petty Enterprises '62 Plymouth 6 0 crash
31 20 97 Tom Pistone Lewis Osborne '62 Chevrolet 2 0 crash
32 30 27 Tommy Irwin Melvin Bradley '62 Chevrolet 1 0 oil pressure
33 17 12 Bob Welborn Cliff Stewart '62 Pontiac 1 0 lug bolts
RACE DATA
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Margin of Victory:
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Cautions: ?? for ?? laps - not available
Lead Changes: ?? among ?? drivers - not available