1965 American 500 NASCAR Grand National.jpg
Held on October 31, 1965 at Rockingham Speedway in Rockingham, NC
500 L, 516 M, 830.5 KM - Scheduled Distance

RESULTS
Fin St # Driver Sponsor Make Laps Led Status Pts
1 4 41 Curtis Turner '65 Ford 500 239 running
2 7 27 Cale Yarborough '65 Ford 500 49 running
3 5 21 Marvin Panch '65 Ford 498 32 running
4 17 49 G.C. Spencer '64 Ford 490 0 running
5 9 42 Jim Paschal '65 Plymouth 486 84 running
6 13 19 J.T. Putney '65 Chevrolet 482 0 running
7 8 29 Dick Hutcherson '65 Ford 475 0 running
8 15 64 Elmo Langley '64 Ford 468 0 running
9 25 87 Buck Baker '65 Chevrolet 468 0 running
10 24 56 Paul Lewis '64 Ford 459 0 running
11 21 44 Larry Hess '64 Ford 457 0 running
12 18 7 Bobby Johns '64 Pontiac 448 0 running
13 41 83 Worth McMillion '65 Pontiac 439 0 running
14 36 38 Wayne Smith '65 Chevrolet 434 0 running
15 35 97 Jimmy Helms '64 Ford 434 0 running
16 12 11 Ned Jarrett '65 Ford 425 0 wheel bearing
17 38 68 Bob Derrington '63 Ford 414 0 running
18 19 25 Jabe Thomas '64 Ford 408 0 running
19 30 88 Neil Castles '64 Dodge 408 0 running
20 34 34 Wendell Scott '63 Ford 385 0 running
21 10 35 Bobby Isaac '65 Dodge 341 11 engine
22 29 79 Frank Warren '63 Chevrolet 305 0 valve
23 11 24 Sam McQuagg '65 Ford 254 0 engine
24 14 86 Buddy Baker '65 Plymouth 253 0 crash
25 3 6 David Pearson '65 Dodge 234 0 engine
26 42 9 Roy Tyner '65 Chevrolet 228 0 grease seal
27 6 28 Fred Lorenzen '65 Ford 214 0 engine
28 22 57 Lionel Johnson '64 Ford 200 0 clutch
29 16 17 Junior Spencer '64 Ford 194 0 a frame
30 37 52 E.J. Trivette '63 Chevrolet 183 0 fuel tank
31 27 46 Roy Mayne '65 Chevrolet 166 0 axle
32 2 26 Junior Johnson '65 Ford 154 85 engine
33 20 18 Stick Elliott '65 Chevrolet 113 0 oil pressure
34 26 59 Tom Pistone '64 Ford 90 0 engine
35 32 02 Doug Cooper '65 Chevrolet 79 0 engine
36 1 43 Richard Petty '65 Plymouth 58 0 crash
37 40 89 Darrell Bryant '65 Oldsmobile 57 0 no tires
38 28 75 Gene Black '64 Ford 52 0 crash
39 39 1 Rene Charland '64 Ford 18 0 oil pressure
40 33 63 Don Hume '63 Ford 13 0 brakes
41 43 67 Buddy Arrington '64 Dodge 5 0 oil leak
42 23 48 John Sears '64 Ford 1 0 crash
43 31 10 Darel Dieringer '64 Ford 0 0 crash
RACE DATA
Failed to Qualify: Bunkie Blackburn
Time of Race: ???
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Margin of Victory:
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Cautions: ?? for ?? laps - not available
Lead Changes: ?? among ?? drivers - not available