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Held on February 22, 1979 at Daytona International Speedway in Daytona Beach, FL
200 L, 500 M, 804.6 KM - Scheduled Distance

RESULTS
Fin St # Driver Sponsor Make Laps Led Status Pts
1 9 40 Pete Hamilton 7-Up '70 Plymouth 200 13 running
2 31 17 David Pearson East Tenn. Motor Co. '69 Ford 200 82 running
3 6 22 Bobby Allison Coca-Cola '69 Dodge 199 6 running
4 4 99 Charlie Glotzbach Dow Chemicals '69 Dodge 199 36 running
5 3 71 Bobby Isaac K & K Insurance '69 Dodge 198 30 running
6 10 14 Richard Brickhouse Bill Ellis '70 Plymouth 198 0 running
7 34 59 Jim Hurtubise Pepsi '70 Ford 197 0 running
8 15 7 Ramo Stott Plymouth '70 Plymouth 194 2 running
9 5 98 LeeRoy Yarbrough Junior Johnson '69 Ford 193 1 running
10 33 30 Dave Marcis Winter Park Dodge '69 Dodge 193 0 running
11 12 96 Ray Elder Fred Elder '69 Dodge 189 0 running
12 35 06 Neil Castles Stewart Mathena Dodge '69 Dodge 188 0 running
13 8 55 Tiny Lund Baughman Hi-Speed '69 Dodge 187 3 engine
14 14 88 Benny Parsons '69 Ford 187 0 running
15 16 39 Friday Hassler James Hanley '69 Chevrolet 187 0 running
16 22 46 Roy Mayne Tom Hunter '69 Chevrolet 184 0 running
17 27 86 John Sears Dennis Gallion '69 Dodge 184 0 running
18 40 07 Coo Coo Marlin Cunningham-Kelley '69 Chevrolet 182 0 running
19 13 32 Dick Brooks Bestline Products '70 Plymouth 181 0 engine
20 24 79 Frank Warren Warren Racing '69 Plymouth 181 0 running
21 26 82 Joe Frasson Mario Frasson Cement Company '70 Dodge 175 0 running
22 21 23 James Hylton Star City Body Shop '69 Plymouth 174 0 running
23 39 89 Butch Hirst Morris Davis '69 Ford 172 0 running
24 20 93 Paul Feldner Jack Janos '69 Dodge 167 0 running
25 19 25 Jabe Thomas Don Robertson '69 Plymouth 140 0 running
26 36 09 Dick Trickle Fran Kelly '69 Ford 131 0 head gasket
27 2 6 Buddy Baker Cotton Owens '69 Dodge 122 1 ignition
28 25 64 Elmo Langley Woodfield Ford Mercury '69 Mercury 109 0 ignition
29 32 5 Buddy Arrington Arrington Racing '69 Dodge 77 0 accident
30 18 05 Ron Grana C.J. Grana '69 Ford 72 0 engine
31 29 03 Tommy Gale Walt Valerio '69 Mercury 70 0 engine
32 28 11 A.J. Foyt Don Wagner Ford '69 Ford 58 0 engine
33 37 95 Len Blanchard '70 Ford 57 0 overheating
34 38 62 Ron Keselowski Kaye Engineering '69 Dodge 46 0 valve
35 7 27 Donnie Allison Banjo Matthews '69 Ford 41 0 engine
36 23 37 Don Tarr Coca-Cola '69 Dodge 41 0 steering
37 1 21 Cale Yarborough 60 Minute Cleaners '69 Mercury 31 26 engine
38 17 3 Jim Vandiver Ray Fox '69 Dodge 15 0 clutch
39 11 43 Richard Petty Plymouth By Petty '70 Plymouth 7 0 engine
40 30 24 Cecil Gordon '68 Ford 7 0 a frame
DID NOT QUALIFY

Bill Champion DNQ
Bob Ashbrook DNQ
Harry Shipe DNQ
Johnny Halford DNQ
Bill Seifert DNQ
Talmadge Prince DNQ
Earl Brooks DNQ
J.D. McDuffie DNQ
E.J. Trivette DNQ
Dick May DNQ
Ed Hessert DNQ
Arnold Bennett DNQ
Joe Hines DNQ
Wayne Smith DNQ
Bill Kimmel DNQ
Raymond Williams DNQ
Dub Simpson DNQ
Ben Arnold DNQ
Roy Tyner DNQ
Bill Shirey DNQ
Jimmy Crawford DNQ
RACE DATA
Did not start:

Did not qualify:

Time of Race: ???
Starting Lineup Set By: Unknown Methods
Fast Qualifier:
Preliminary Feature Winners: [[Special:FormEdit/Driver/{{{PrelimWinners}}}|{{{PrelimWinners}}}]]
Heat Winners: [[Special:FormEdit/Driver/{{{HeatWinners}}}|{{{HeatWinners}}}]]
Qualifier Winners: [[Special:FormEdit/Driver/{{{QualWinners}}}|{{{QualWinners}}}]]
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
Fastest Lap: Unknown/Unentered