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1970 American 500 NASCAR Grand National.jpg
Held on November 15, 1970 at Rockingham Speedway in Rockingham, NC
492 L, 507.744 M, 817.212 KM - Scheduled Distance

RESULTS
Fin St # Driver Sponsor Make Laps Led Status Pts
1 2 21 Cale Yarborough Kar-Kare, 60 Minute Cleaners '69 Mercury 492 205 running
2 6 17 David Pearson Holman-Moody '69 Ford 492 180 running
3 3 22 Bobby Allison Coca-Cola '69 Dodge 489 0 running
4 16 27 Donnie Allison Sunny King Ford '69 Ford 486 0 running
5 9 6 Buddy Baker Royal Motors '69 Dodge 485 0 running
6 7 43 Richard Petty Southern Chrysler & Plymouth '70 Plymouth 481 24 running
7 5 71 Bobby Isaac K & K Insurance '69 Dodge 478 0 running
8 22 48 James Hylton Mullins Motors '70 Ford 469 0 running
9 21 39 Friday Hassler See Rock City '69 Chevrolet 464 0 running
10 14 13 Buddy Young Mallory Speed Shop '69 Ford 464 0 running
11 20 18 Joe Frasson Mario Frasson Cement Co. '69 Dodge 458 0 running
12 30 06 Neil Castles Howard Furniture '69 Dodge 457 0 running
13 28 64 Elmo Langley Woodfield Ford '69 Mercury 455 0 running
14 34 25 Jabe Thomas Star City Body Shop '69 Plymouth 450 0 running
15 10 40 Pete Hamilton 7-Up '70 Plymouth 449 0 crash
16 17 31 Jim Vandiver Moss-Thornton '69 Dodge 448 0 running
17 32 76 Ben Arnold '69 Ford 436 0 running
18 38 70 J.D. McDuffie Welker Construction '69 Mercury 435 0 running
19 24 45 Raymond Williams MARC Times '69 Ford 428 0 running
20 39 34 Wendell Scott Scott & Sons '69 Ford 427 0 engine
21 31 24 Cecil Gordon Sahara Motel '68 Ford 420 0 running
22 29 57 Johnny Halford Play Golf '69 Dodge 420 0 running
23 19 36 Roy Mayne Brown & Associates '70 Plymouth 420 0 running
24 33 68 Larry Baumel Auto Lad '69 Ford 402 0 running
25 18 10 Bill Champion Champion Trucking '69 Ford 395 0 fan pulley
26 40 79 Frank Warren Atlas Transmission '69 Plymouth 384 0 running
27 27 61 Hoss Ellington Lemon Tree Inn '69 Ford 356 0 rear end
28 37 19 Henley Gray Gray Auto '69 Ford 347 0 running
29 11 98 LeeRoy Yarbrough Jim Robbins Co. '69 Mercury 343 2 engine
30 26 4 John Sears Mills Heating '69 Dodge 336 0 ignition
31 1 99 Charlie Glotzbach Dow Chemicals '69 Dodge 324 81 engine
32 8 30 Dave Marcis Lunda Construction '69 Dodge 273 0 crash
33 12 72 Benny Parsons Montgomery Motors '69 Ford 119 0 rear end
34 23 47 Bill Seifert Garrett Motors '70 Ford 117 0 driveshaft
35 13 55 Tiny Lund McConnell Racing '69 Dodge 87 0 engine
36 36 74 Bill Shirey Shirley's Garage '69 Plymouth 81 0 engine
37 15 90 Bill Dennis Danville Lincoln-Mercury '69 Mercury 53 0 transmission
38 35 92 Roy Tyner Pepsi-Cola '69 Ford 52 0 clutch
39 4 32 Dick Brooks Thornton Motors '70 Plymouth 43 0 engine
40 25 5 Buddy Arrington Mobile Home Courts '69 Dodge 10 0 rear end
RACE DATA
Failed to Qualify: Roy Mayne, Dick Poling
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