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Held on August 5, 1972 at Alabama International Motor Speedway in Talladega, AL
50 L, 200 M, 321.85 KM - Scheduled Distance

RESULTS
Pos Grid Cls Cls Fin Cls St # Driver Sponsor Make Laps Led Status Pts
1 1 GTO 1 2 Wilbur Pickett Holiday Inn Corvette, Rinzler Chevrolet Corvette 50 running
2 GTO 2 78 Tony de Lorenzo Chevrolet Corvette 49
3 Grand American 1 96 Tiny Lund '72 Pontiac Firebird 49 running
4 GTO 3 94 Dan Daughtry Chevrolet Corvette 49
5 GTO 4 95 Gene Felton Chevrolet Camaro 427 49
6 TO 1 47 Tom Nehl Chevrolet Camaro 48
7 GTU 1 59 Hurley Haywood Porsche 911S 48
8 GTU 2 1 Michael Keyser Toad Hall Racing Porsche 48
9 Grand American 2 79 Paul Tyler '69 Chevy Camaro 48 running
10 Grand American 3 25 Roy Stamey '69 Chevy Camaro 48 running
11 GTU 3 43 John O'Steen Porsche 46
12 GTO 5 99 Phil Currin Chevrolet Corvette 46
13 GTU 4 0 Pete Harrison Porsche 46
14 Grand American 4 97 Wayne Andrews '70 Ford Mustang 46 running
15 GTO 6 18 John Floyd Chevrolet Corvette 45
16 TO 2 27 Vince Gimondo
Billy Dingman
Chevrolet Camaro 45
17 GTU 5 6 Robert Stoddard
Frank Harmstad
Porsche 44
18 Grand American 5 26 Randy Bannister '69 Chevy Camaro 44 running
19 Grand American 6 17 Ernie Shaw '70 Ford Mustang 42 engine
20 Grand American 7 07 Rick Newsom '69 Mercury Cougar 42 running
21 TO 3 80 John Elliott Chevrolet Camaro 41
22 TU 1 88 Steve Coleman
Dennis Shaw
Opel 40
23 TO 4 85 Dave Perelle
Pat MacIntyre
Chevrolet Camaro 39
24 TO 5 72 Bob Christiansen Chevrolet Camaro 38
25 TO 6 7 Clay Young Chevrolet Camaro 37
26 TU 2 86 John Diamanti Foreign Cars of Suffolk Alfa Romeo GTV 37
27 TO 7 21 Russell Norburn
Robert Hennig
Thiokol AMC Javelin 34
28 GTO 7 15 Garrett Waddell Chevrolet Corvette 33
29 Grand American 8 36 H.B. Bailey '72 Pontiac Firebird 33
30 Grand American 9 41 Gary Myers '70 Ford Mustang 32 engine
31 Grand American 10 52 Billy Hagan '70 Ford Mustang 29 running
32 TO 8 89 Bert Gafford Chevrolet Camaro 25
33 GTO 8 34 Lynn South Chevrolet Corvette 22
34 Grand American 11 19 Glenn Brewer '69 Chevy Camaro 19 engine
35 TU 3 84 Don Duplass Ford Escort 14
36 GTO 9 9 Ralston Long Chevrolet Corvette 9
37 Grand American 12 90 Jimmy Lee Capps '69 Chevy Camaro 5 engine
38 Grand American 13 Richard Childress '69 Chevy Camaro 4
39 Grand American 14 23 Herb Kanady '69 Chevy Camaro 1
40 GTO 10 77 Bill Shaw
Richard Presnell
Shelby GT 1
41 TU 4 30 H.W. Alexander Ford Pinto 1
42 Grand American 15 16 Joe Hollingsworth '69 Mercury Cougar 0
RACE DATA
Did not start:

Did not qualify:

Time of Race: 1h:47:24
Starting Lineup Set By: Unknown Methods
Fast Qualifier: Wilbur Pickett
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: 110.701 mph
Cautions: 0 for ?? laps - not available
Lead Changes: ?? among ?? drivers - not available
Fastest Lap: Unknown/Unentered