1968 Salem 500 ARCA Racing Series.jpg
Held on October 20, 1968 at Salem Speedway in Salem, IN
500 L, 277.5 M, 446.5 KM - Scheduled Distance

RESULTS
Fin St # Driver Sponsor Make Laps Led Status Pts
1 9 111 Roy Wathen Chevy 500 running
2 17 18 Clyde Parker Chevy 493 running
3 14 7 Jim Robinson Ford 489 running
4 10 30 Iggy Katona Dodge 485 engine
5 8 52 Cleo Ashley Mercury 472 accident
6 3 69 Bill Kimmel Chevy 470 running
7 28 10 Don Violet Ford 460
8 23 32 Namon Martin Ford 460
9 25 96 Wayne Trinkle Ford 432
10 26 66 Bob Thomas Ford 430
11 1 98 Benny Parsons Ford 419 oil pan
12 30 21 Allen Kinsey Ford 418 running
13 7 87 Dave Dayton Mercury 407
14 32 77 Tom King Pontiac 396
15 5 2 Andy Hampton Dodge 390
16 29 50 Bill Lemon Ford 376
17 12 4 Curtis Turner Ford 373 running
18 27 60 Ron Kudek Chevy 354
19 6 14 Jesse Baird Dodge 323 clutch
20 22 1 Paul Wensink Ford 313 running
21 4 8 Bobby Watson Ford 311
22 22 6 Les Snow Plymouth 275 suspension
23 24 46 John Early Mercury 262
24 18 28 Louis Wusterhausen Mercury 262
25 33 99 John Sommerville Chevy 244
26 13 37 Bill Clemons Ford 242
27 37 3 Ed Richardville Ford 223
28 31 15 Gene Crittenden Ford 175
29 21 62 N.D. Copley Ford 162 accident
30 16 11 Willard Googe Ford 100
31 11 75 Clifford Hamm Ford 93
32 20 59 Len Blanchard Ford 80
33 36 49 Danny Dean Ford 62
34 19 72 Elmer Davis Ford 56
35 34 9 Jesse Griffin Plymouth 19
36 15 5 Herb Rose Dodge 11
37 35 70 Paul Sizemore Chevy 1
RACE DATA
Failed to Qualify:
Time of Race: 3h:28:38
Fast Qualifier:
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Margin of Victory:
Average Speed: 71.891 mph
Cautions: ?? for ?? laps - not available
Lead Changes: ?? among ?? drivers - not available