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1966 Wilkes 400 NASCAR Grand National.jpg
Held on October 2, 1966 at North Wilkesboro Speedway in North Wilkesboro, NC
400 L, 250 M, 402.4 KM - Scheduled Distance

RESULTS
Fin St # Driver Sponsor Make Laps Led Status Pts
1 4 29 Dick Hutcherson '66 Ford 400 94 running
2 11 6 David Pearson '66 Dodge 400 0 running
3 7 1 Paul Lewis '65 Plymouth 400 0 running
4 35 14 Jim Paschal '66 Plymouth 397 0 running
5 15 48 James Hylton '65 Dodge 395 0 running
6 17 47 Curtis Turner '66 Chevrolet 391 0 running
7 25 46 Roy Mayne '66 Chevrolet 389 0 running
8 14 4 John Sears '64 Ford 389 0 running
9 13 09 Friday Hassler '66 Chevrolet 387 0 running
10 16 73 Buddy Baker '64 Ford 385 0 running
11 19 34 Wendell Scott '65 Ford 382 0 running
12 21 59 Tom Pistone '64 Ford 381 0 engine
13 31 97 Henley Gray '66 Ford 375 0 running
14 26 86 Neil Castles '64 Dodge 375 0 running
15 22 67 Buddy Arrington '64 Dodge 371 0 running
16 27 20 Clyde Lynn '64 Ford 368 0 running
17 24 75 Earl Brooks '65 Ford 367 0 running
18 33 95 Bill Seifert '64 Ford 361 0 running
19 6 21 Cale Yarborough '66 Ford 355 0 engine
20 34 60 Ernest Eury '64 Chevrolet 354 0 running
21 30 63 Larry Manning '65 Plymouth 323 0 running
22 32 35 Max Ledbetter '65 Oldsmobile 312 0 lug bolts
23 3 28 Fred Lorenzen '66 Ford 307 213 engine
24 5 16 Darel Dieringer '66 Mercury 212 0 crash
25 29 25 Jabe Thomas '64 Ford 210 0 differential
26 2 43 Richard Petty '66 Plymouth 186 0 ignition
27 20 94 Don Biederman '64 Chevrolet 134 0 differential
28 1 26 Junior Johnson '66 Ford 129 93 engine
29 8 64 Elmo Langley '64 Ford 111 0 head gasket
30 10 2 Bobby Allison '65 Chevrolet 92 0 engine
31 18 87 Buck Baker '66 Oldsmobile 83 0 clutch
32 12 19 J.T. Putney '66 Chevrolet 60 0 differential
33 23 61 Joel Davis '66 Chevrolet 55 0 transmission
34 9 49 G.C. Spencer '65 Plymouth 38 0 engine
35 28 38 Wayne Smith '66 Chevrolet 29 0 driveshaft
RACE DATA
Failed to Qualify: Stick Elliott, Larry Hess, J.D. McDuffie, Tom Cox
Time of Race: ???
Fast Qualifier:
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Dash Winners: [[Special:FormEdit/Driver/{{{DashWinners}}}|{{{DashWinners}}}]]
Consi Winners: [[Special:FormEdit/Driver/{{{ConsiWinners}}}|{{{ConsiWinners}}}]]
Non-Qualifiers Race Winners: [[Special:FormEdit/Driver/{{{NonQualWinners}}}|{{{NonQualWinners}}}]]
Margin of Victory:
Average Speed: ??? mph
Cautions: ?? for ?? laps - not available
Lead Changes: ?? among ?? drivers - not available