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1970 Richmond 500 NASCAR Grand National.jpg
Held on March 1, 1970 at Richmond International Raceway in Richmond, VA
500 L, 375 M, 603.5 KM - Scheduled Distance

RESULTS
Fin St # Driver Sponsor Make Laps Led Status Pts
1 3 48 James Hylton Mallory's Speed Shop '69 Ford 500 160 running
2 1 43 Richard Petty Petty Enterprises '70 Plymouth 500 303 running
3 8 64 Elmo Langley '69 Ford 491 0 running
4 2 71 Bobby Isaac K & K Insurance '69 Dodge 485 37 running
5 5 06 Neil Castles '69 Dodge 482 0 running
6 15 51 Dub Simpson Bill Strong '69 Chevrolet 470 0 running
7 7 25 Jabe Thomas Don Robertson '69 Plymouth 465 0 running
8 10 9 Roy Tyner '70 Pontiac 449 0 running
9 19 74 Bill Shirey '69 Plymouth 442 0 running
10 12 34 Wendell Scott '69 Ford 438 0 running
11 25 70 J.D. McDuffie '69 Buick 434 0 running
12 9 76 Ben Arnold '69 Ford 407 0 running
13 4 30 Dave Marcis '69 Dodge 299 0 engine
14 6 54 Bill Dennis '69 Chevrolet 263 0 engine
15 26 72 Benny Parsons L.G. DeWitt '69 Ford 260 0 driveshaft
16 20 77 John Kenney Bob Freeman '68 Ford 232 0 brakes
17 13 84 John Sears Elmo Langley '68 Ford 228 0 engine
18 17 10 Bill Champion '69 Ford 187 0 overheating
19 11 24 Cecil Gordon '68 Ford 153 0 transmission
20 21 19 Henley Gray '69 Ford 115 0 brakes
21 18 79 Frank Warren '69 Plymouth 100 0 axle
22 16 33 Wayne Smith '69 Chevrolet 69 0 engine
23 23 47 Bill Seifert '69 Ford 50 0 clutch
24 22 04 Ken Meisenhelder '69 Chevrolet 11 0 suspension
25 24 67 Dick May Ron Ronacher '69 Ford 9 0 oil leak
26 14 57 Johnny Halford Ervin Pruitt '69 Dodge 8 0 oil leak
RACE DATA
Failed to Qualify:
Time of Race: ???
Fast Qualifier:
Heat Winners: [[Special:FormEdit/Driver/{{{HeatWinners}}}|{{{HeatWinners}}}]]
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