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1972 Dixie 500 NASCAR Winston Cup Series.jpg
Held on July 23, 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 3 12 Bobby Allison Coca-Cola '72 Chevrolet 328 104 running
2 5 43 Richard Petty STP '72 Dodge 328 10 running
3 1 21 David Pearson Purolator '71 Mercury 325 181 running
4 16 72 Benny Parsons Pop Kola '71 Mercury 323 0 running
5 18 90 LeeRoy Yarbrough Truxmore Solid Waste Bodies '71 Ford 322 2 running
6 6 28 Fred Lorenzen Lemon Tree Inn, Black Label '72 Chevrolet 321 0 running
7 9 2 Dave Marcis '72 Dodge 319 3 running
8 12 95 Darrell Waltrip '71 Mercury 317 0 running
9 11 24 Cecil Gordon '71 Mercury 312 0 running
10 14 30 Walter Ballard Ballard Racing '71 Mercury 311 0 running
11 23 4 John Sears J. Marvin Mills Heating & Air '70 Plymouth 310 0 running
12 13 76 Ben Arnold '71 Ford 310 0 running
13 10 67 Buddy Arrington '70 Dodge 310 0 running
14 30 77 Charlie Roberts '71 Ford 309 0 running
15 24 32 Johnny Halford Dick Brooks '70 Plymouth 305 0 running
16 17 88 Ron Keselowski Roger Lubinski '70 Dodge 305 0 running
17 34 10 Bill Champion '71 Mercury 305 0 running
18 39 47 Raymond Williams Jet Way Car Products '71 Ford 300 0 running
19 33 53 Bobby Mausgrover Hopper-Crews '72 Ford 298 0 running
20 38 64 Elmo Langley '71 Ford 292 0 running
21 29 13 Eddie Yarboro '70 Plymouth 287 0 running
22 32 06 Neil Castles '71 Dodge 283 0 running
23 26 79 Frank Warren '70 Dodge 266 0 running
24 21 61 Clarence Lovell Bierschwale-Haverlah '71 Ford 257 0 engine
25 40 8 Ed Negre '70 Dodge 219 0 engine
26 37 57 David Ray Boggs '70 Dodge 201 0 engine
27 22 91 Richard D. Brown Ralph McNabb '72 Chevrolet 182 0 overheating
28 31 18 Joe Frasson Mario Frasson Cement '72 Dodge 172 0 engine
29 4 14 Coo Coo Marlin Cunningham-Kelley '72 Chevrolet 157 4 engine
30 28 19 Henley Gray '71 Ford 155 0 engine
31 2 71 Bobby Isaac K & K Insurance '72 Dodge 148 19 engine
32 7 15 Donnie Allison Bud Moore '72 Ford 132 4 ignition
33 19 5 Doc Faustina '70 Plymouth 123 0 engine
34 36 25 Jabe Thomas Don Robertson '70 Plymouth 118 0 engine
35 35 48 James Hylton Pop Kola '70 Ford 114 1 engine
36 8 92 Larry Smith Harley Smith '71 Ford 102 0 engine
37 15 7 Dean Dalton '71 Mercury 88 0 engine
38 20 73 Dick Brooks Marvin Welty '72 Ford 12 0 steering
39 27 51 Dub Simpson Bill Strong '70 Chevrolet 8 0 engine
40 25 49 G.C. Spencer '70 Plymouth 6 0 engine
RACE DATA
Failed to Qualify: George Altheide, David Sisco, Mel Larson, Wendell Scott, Paul Jett, Dick Poling, J.D. McDuffie
Time of Race: ???
Fast Qualifier:
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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