1971 Southern 500 NASCAR Winston Cup Series.jpg
Held on September 6, 1971 at Darlington Raceway in Darlington, SC
367 L, 501.322 M, 806.666 KM - Scheduled Distance

RESULTS
Fin St # Driver Sponsor Make Laps Led Status Pts
1 1 12 Bobby Allison Coca-Cola '69 Mercury 367 329 running
2 6 43 Richard Petty Plymouth By Petty '71 Plymouth 366 13 running
3 4 11 Buddy Baker Dodge By Petty '71 Dodge 363 0 running
4 7 71 Bobby Isaac K & K Insurance '71 Dodge 361 25 running
5 5 99 Dave Marcis Nichels-Goldsmith '71 Plymouth 355 0 running
6 9 48 James Hylton Hylton Engineering '69 Mercury 343 0 running
7 18 42 Marty Robbins '69 Dodge 339 0 running
8 22 4 John Sears J. Marvin Mills Heating & Cooling '69 Dodge 338 0 running
9 11 24 Cecil Gordon '69 Mercury 337 0 running
10 37 40 Roy Mayne D.K. Ulrich '71 Ford 320 0 running
11 25 76 Ben Arnold '69 Ford 316 0 running
12 30 19 Henley Gray '69 Ford 315 0 running
13 32 26 Earl Brooks '69 Ford 313 0 running
14 34 47 Raymond Williams '71 Ford 313 0 running
15 36 13 Eddie Yarboro '69 Plymouth 303 0 running
16 8 72 Benny Parsons L.G. DeWitt '69 Mercury 276 0 engine
17 20 8 Ed Negre Negre Racing '69 Ford 274 0 running
18 35 68 Larry Baumel Auto Lad '69 Ford 267 0 running
19 10 90 Bill Dennis Junie Donlavey '69 Mercury 264 0 battery
20 40 34 Wendell Scott '69 Ford 242 0 running
21 15 49 G.C. Spencer '69 Plymouth 223 0 crash
22 21 7 Dean Dalton '69 Ford 217 0 engine
23 12 18 Joe Frasson '70 Dodge 216 0 battery
24 3 3 Charlie Glotzbach Charlie Smith Chevrolet '71 Chevrolet 214 0 crash
25 23 84 Dick May Ralph Davis '69 Dodge 204 0 engine
26 19 10 Bill Champion '70 Ford 194 0 rear end
27 27 32 Marv Acton Brooks Racing '70 Plymouth 187 0 hood pin
28 33 74 Bill Shirey '69 Plymouth 170 0 engine
29 14 30 Walter Ballard Ballard Racing '71 Ford 167 0 engine
30 2 6 Pete Hamilton American Brakeblok '71 Plymouth 156 0 overheating
31 28 79 Frank Warren '69 Dodge 149 0 engine
32 17 45 Bill Seifert '69 Ford 111 0 engine
33 16 39 Friday Hassler '70 Chevrolet 96 0 engine
34 24 64 Elmo Langley '69 Mercury 81 0 engine
35 13 17 David Pearson C.V. Enterprises '71 Pontiac 50 0 engine
36 29 86 Bobby Mausgrover Neil Castles '69 Dodge 44 0 suspension
37 38 06 Neil Castles '70 Dodge 41 0 suspension
38 26 25 Jabe Thomas Talladega '70 Plymouth 13 0 engine
39 39 66 Dick Brooks Ferguson-Stephens '71 Pontiac 8 0 overheating
40 31 91 J.D. McDuffie Junior Fields '71 Chevrolet 2 0 steering
RACE DATA
Failed to Qualify: Earle Canavan, Wayne Smith
Time of Race: ???
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Margin of Victory:
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Cautions: ?? for ?? laps - not available
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