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1971 Lincoln 100 NASCAR Grand American.jpg
Held on May 16, 1971 at Illinois State Fairgrounds in Springfield, IL
100 L, 100 M, 160.9 KM - Scheduled Distance

RESULTS
Fin St # Driver Sponsor Make Laps Led Status Pts
1 8 87 Buck Baker Pistn Lube '71 Pontiac Firebird 100 86 running
2 12 90 Jimmy Lee Capps '69 Chevy Camaro 99 running
3 2 7 Jimmy Vaughn '70 Chevy Camaro 99 11 running
4 11 39 James Ramey '69 Chevy Camaro 98 running
5 18 47 A. Arnold '70 Chevy Camaro 95 running
6 6 54 Bobby Fleming '69 Camaro 94 running
7 5 19 Bobby Brewer '68 Camaro 93 running
8 4 21 Tommy Andrews '69 Mustang 90 running
9 17 61 Tommy Lechlider '69 Camaro 90 running
10 16 6 Glenn Brewer 1968 Firebird 83 running
11 9 06 Bob Williams '70 Mustang 79 ignition
12 14 17 Ernie Shaw '70 Mustang 56 overheating
13 3 74 Al Straub '71 Mustang 34 head gasket
14 13 86 David Ray Boggs '71 Firebird 23 valve
15 7 27 Wayne Andrews '68 Camaro 22 drive shaft
16 1 55 Tiny Lund '70 Camaro 14 3 Engine
17 10 9 Stan Starr, Jr. '70 Chevy II 6 overheating
18 15 27 Steve McWhite '68 Camaro 1 technical
RACE DATA
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Failed to Qualify:
Time of Race: 01:17:19
Fast Qualifier:
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Margin of Victory:
Average Speed: 77.619 mph
Cautions: 2 for 5 laps - not available
Lead Changes: 5 among 3 drivers - Jimmy Vaughn 1-4, Tiny Lund 5-7, Jimmy Vaughn 8-13, Buck Baker 14-26, Vaughn 27, Baker 28-100
STATISTICALLY SPEAKING
There were 18 starters, halted for rain for 35 min at lap 28