1968 American 500 NASCAR Grand National.jpg
Held on October 27, 1968 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 43 Richard Petty Plymouth By Petty '68 Plymouth 500 216 running
2 2 17 David Pearson East Tenn. Motor Co. '68 Ford 500 24 running
3 6 98 LeeRoy Yarbrough Winebarger Motor Co. '68 Ford 498 0 running
4 9 16 Tiny Lund Mercury '68 Mercury 497 1 running
5 8 14 Bobby Allison Friedkin Enterprises '68 Plymouth 496 0 running
6 14 91 Don White Dodge '68 Dodge 495 0 running
7 17 48 James Hylton Hylton Engineering '68 Dodge 491 0 running
8 16 84 G.C. Spencer Roy Trantham '68 Ford 488 0 running
9 20 03 Richard Brickhouse Dub Clewis '67 Plymouth 480 0 running
10 18 75 Butch Hartman '68 Dodge 478 0 running
11 19 4 John Sears L.G. DeWitt '67 Ford 476 0 running
12 28 39 Friday Hassler Red Sharp '66 Chevrolet 466 0 running
13 27 7 Bobby Johns Shorty Johns '66 Chevrolet 446 0 running
14 39 47 Bill Seifert '68 Ford 444 0 engine
15 41 20 Clyde Lynn '66 Ford 433 0 running
16 13 27 Donnie Allison Dick Brannan Ford '68 Ford 430 11 crash
17 3 71 Bobby Isaac K & K Insurance '68 Dodge 427 118 engine
18 44 45 Earl Brooks Bill Seifert '68 Ford 427 0 running
19 36 9 Roy Tyner '67 Pontiac 420 0 engine
20 35 93 Walson Gardner '67 Ford 414 0 flagged
21 38 19 Henley Gray '68 Ford 408 0 running
22 42 18 Dick Johnson '67 Ford 407 0 running
23 43 25 Jabe Thomas Don Robertson '67 Ford 400 0 running
24 24 30 Dave Marcis Larry Wehrs '66 Chevrolet 396 0 engine
25 10 3 Buddy Baker Royal Dodge '68 Dodge 385 38 engine
26 1 21 Cale Yarborough 60 Minute Cleaners '68 Mercury 325 92 engine
27 37 34 Wendell Scott '67 Ford 309 0 running
28 22 10 Bill Champion '67 Ford 271 0 engine
29 5 99 Paul Goldsmith Frosty Morn Meats '68 Dodge 270 0 ignition
30 26 56 Tommy Gale Lyle Stelter '67 Mercury 172 0 crash
31 25 97 Red Farmer '67 Ford 159 0 rear end
32 29 06 Neil Castles '67 Plymouth 156 0 engine
33 11 22 Darel Dieringer Plymouth '68 Plymouth 148 0 engine
34 12 1 Pete Hamilton A.J. King '68 Dodge 145 0 engine
35 31 70 J.D. McDuffie '67 Buick 95 0 engine
36 34 76 James Sears Don Culpepper '66 Ford 92 0 crash
37 33 0 Don Tarr '66 Chevrolet 91 0 crash
38 23 57 Ervin Pruitt '67 Dodge 90 0 crash
39 40 80 E.J. Trivette E.C. Reid '66 Chevrolet 87 0 brakes
40 30 64 Elmo Langley Elmo Langley, Henry Woodfield '66 Ford 82 0 engine
41 7 6 Charlie Glotzbach Lash Motor Co. '68 Dodge 59 0 quit
42 15 29 Bud Moore Auto-Tron Safety, Long-Lewis '68 Ford 53 0 crash
43 32 52 Dexter Gainey Elmer Buxton '67 Ford 41 0 flagged
44 21 11 Frank Gardner Ford '68 Ford 2 0 engine
RACE DATA
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Margin of Victory:
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Cautions: ?? for ?? laps - not available
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