1972 Atlanta 500 NASCAR Winston Cup Series.jpg
Held on March 26, 1972 at Atlanta Motor Speedway in Hampton, GA
328 L, 505.12 M, 812.784 KM - Scheduled Distance

RESULTS
Fin St # Driver Sponsor Make Laps Led Status Pts
1 1 12 Bobby Allison Coca-Cola '72 Chevrolet 328 142 running
2 4 21 A.J. Foyt Purolator '71 Mercury 328 9 running
3 2 71 Bobby Isaac K & K Insurance '72 Dodge 328 132 running
4 5 15 David Pearson Bud Moore '72 Ford 327 3 running
5 6 27 Donnie Allison TIE Factory Outlet '72 Chevrolet 327 11 running
6 3 43 Richard Petty STP '72 Plymouth 325 31 running
7 9 72 Benny Parsons Pop Kola '71 Mercury 324 0 running
8 10 11 Buddy Baker STP '72 Dodge 323 0 running
9 12 45 LeeRoy Yarbrough Porter Ford '71 Ford 323 0 running
10 7 48 James Hylton Pop Kola '71 Ford 320 0 running
11 25 67 Buddy Arrington '71 Dodge 318 0 running
12 23 14 Coo Coo Marlin Cunningham-Kelley '72 Chevrolet 317 0 running
13 30 91 Richard D. Brown The Sample House '72 Chevrolet 316 0 running
14 14 49 G.C. Spencer '70 Plymouth 316 0 running
15 11 16 Mark Donohue American Motors '72 Matador 314 0 running
16 28 23 Bill Dennis Molen's Restaurant '70 Plymouth 314 0 running
17 20 24 Cecil Gordon Jetway Enterprises '71 Mercury 312 0 running
18 37 8 Ed Negre '70 Dodge 308 0 running
19 27 25 Jabe Thomas Don Robertson '70 Plymouth 307 0 running
20 32 77 Charlie Roberts Sunny King Ford '71 Ford 306 0 running
21 33 4 John Sears J. Marvin Mills Heating & Air '71 Plymouth 301 0 running
22 31 0 George Altheide '70 Dodge 299 0 running
23 16 2 Dave Marcis '72 Dodge 286 0 running
24 39 19 Henley Gray '71 Ford 286 0 running
25 13 79 Frank Warren '71 Dodge 260 0 running
26 18 30 Walter Ballard Ballard Racing '71 Ford 253 0 running
27 34 03 Tommy Gale Frank Vasko '71 Mercury 224 0 engine
28 29 7 Dean Dalton Belden Asphalt '71 Mercury 214 0 oil pan
29 35 76 Ben Arnold '71 Ford 208 0 engine
30 24 18 Joe Frasson Mario Frasson Cement '72 Dodge 157 0 engine
31 19 97 Red Farmer Willie Humphries '72 Ford 126 0 transmission
32 8 31 Jim Vandiver O.L. Nixon '70 Dodge 112 0 engine
33 22 47 Raymond Williams '71 Ford 103 0 transmission
34 36 64 Elmo Langley '71 Ford 81 0 clutch
35 38 53 Dick May Hopper-Crews, Twin Palm, Inc. '71 Ford 66 0 axle
36 26 88 Ron Keselowski Roger Lubinski '70 Dodge 59 0 crash
37 40 05 David Sisco Charlie McGee '71 Chevrolet 59 0 engine
38 15 92 Larry Smith Harley Smith '71 Ford 58 0 crash
39 21 83 Lem Blankenship Richard Howard '72 Dodge 50 0 ignition
40 17 90 Dick Brooks Truxmore '72 Ford 11 0 crash
RACE DATA
Failed to Qualify: Bobby Mausgrover, Neil Castles, Bill Champion, Eddie Yarboro, Johnny Halford, Wendell Scott, Jim Hurtubise, Roy Mayne, David Ray Boggs, Jimmy Finger, J.D. McDuffie, Bill Shirey, Jimmy Vaughn, A.J. Cox, Ronnie Daniel
Time of Race: ???
Fast Qualifier:
Heat Winners: [[Special:FormEdit/Driver/Template:(({HeatWinnersTemplate:))|[[:Template:]]}
Dash Winners: [[Special:FormEdit/Driver/Template:(({DashWinnersTemplate:))|[[:Template:]]}
Consi Winners: [[Special:FormEdit/Driver/Template:(({ConsiWinnersTemplate:))|[[:Template:]]}
Non-Qualifiers Race Winners: [[Special:FormEdit/Driver/Template:(({NonQualWinnersTemplate:))|[[:Template:]]}
Margin of Victory:
Average Speed: ??? mph
Cautions: ?? for ?? laps - not available
Lead Changes: ?? among ?? drivers - not available