1962 Southern 500 NASCAR Grand National.jpg
Held on September 3, 1962 at Darlington Raceway in Darlington, SC
364 L, 497.224 M, 800.072 KM - Scheduled Distance

RESULTS
Fin St # Driver Sponsor Make Laps Led Status Pts
1 10 66 Larry Frank Cafe Burgundy '62 Ford 364 85 running
2 2 3 Junior Johnson Jerry Earl Pontiac '62 Pontiac 364 29 running
3 8 21 Marvin Panch Hull-Dobbs Ford '62 Ford 364 0 running
4 7 6 David Pearson Hine Pontiac '62 Pontiac 364 0 running
5 6 43 Richard Petty Petty Enterprises '62 Plymouth 363 95 running
6 14 42 Jim Paschal Petty Enterprises '62 Plymouth 363 9 running
7 13 29 Nelson Stacy Holman-Moody '62 Ford 363 0 running
8 19 11 Ned Jarrett Royal Beach Motel '62 Chevrolet 360 0 running
9 18 4 Rex White Louis Clements '62 Chevrolet 359 0 running
10 5 8 Joe Weatherly Gillman Pontiac '62 Pontiac 357 0 running
11 23 87 Buck Baker '62 Chrysler 357 0 running
12 12 54 Jimmy Pardue Bush '62 Pontiac 357 0 running
13 16 20 Emanuel Zervakis '62 Mercury 355 0 running
14 28 49 Bob Welborn J.C. Parker '62 Pontiac 354 0 running
15 31 61 Sherman Utsman Fred Ford Auto Sales Inc. '62 Ford 346 0 running
16 27 82 Elmo Langley McCue Construction '61 Ford 344 0 running
17 24 5 H.G. Rosier McElmurray Pontiac '61 Pontiac 343 0 wheel
18 42 97 Paul Lewis Lewis Osborne '62 Chevrolet 340 0 running
19 11 30 Tiny Lund Fred Clark '62 Chevrolet 335 0 running
20 34 84 Red Foote Rocky Hinton '61 Ford 334 0 running
21 33 1 George Green Jess Potter '61 Chevrolet 332 0 running
22 32 68 Ed Livingston Livingston's Auto Parts '61 Ford 330 0 running
23 38 62 Curtis Crider '62 Mercury 304 0 running
24 3 28 Fred Lorenzen LaFayette '62 Ford 291 31 engine
25 39 19 Herman Beam '61 Ford 286 0 running
26 9 46 Johnny Allen Holly Farms '62 Pontiac 275 0 crash
27 29 83 LeeRoy Yarbrough Worth McMillion '62 Pontiac 259 0 engine
28 22 48 G.C. Spencer '62 Chevrolet 200 0 wheel bearing
29 37 96 T.C. Hunt Lewis Osborne '60 Chevrolet 196 0 engine
30 15 26 Darel Dieringer Mamie Reynolds '62 Ford 184 0 crash
31 4 72 Bobby Johns Shorty Johns '62 Pontiac 184 57 crash
32 21 41 Bunkie Blackburn Petty Enterprises '62 Plymouth 181 0 crash
33 36 93 Lee Reitzel '62 Ford 161 0 transmission
34 17 47 Jack Smith Miller Pontiac '62 Pontiac 111 0 crash
35 30 36 Larry Thomas Wade Younts '62 Dodge 95 0 transmission
36 1 22 Fireball Roberts Stephens Pontiac '62 Pontiac 74 58 crash
37 20 86 Buddy Baker Buck Baker '62 Chrysler 58 0 distributor
38 25 92 Cale Yarborough Universal Ford '62 Ford 39 0 overheating
39 26 81 Roscoe Thompson Jimmy Baker '62 Mercury 39 0 crash
40 41 79 Bill Champion Ralph Smith '62 Chevrolet 15 0 transmission
41 35 18 Stick Elliott Toy Bolton '61 Pontiac 14 0 engine
42 40 91 Gary Sain Bob Osiecki '62 Dodge 11 0 fuel pump
43 43 2 Tom Cox Cliff Stewart '62 Pontiac 4 0 oil pressure
44 44 38 Matt DeMatthews '61 Ford 2 0 oil pressure
RACE DATA
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Margin of Victory:
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Cautions: ?? for ?? laps - not available
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