1972 Golden State 400 NASCAR Winston Cup Series.jpgNASCAR Winston West Series.jpg
Held on June 18, 1972 at Riverside International Raceway in Riverside, CA
153 L, 382.5 M, 615.519 KM - Scheduled Distance

RESULTS
Note: 1972 NASCAR Winston Cup Series drivers denoted in white rows, 1972 NASCAR Winston West Series in gold.
Fin St # Driver Sponsor Make Laps Led Status Pts
1 7 96 Ray Elder Fred Elder '71 Dodge 153 47 running
2 8 72 Benny Parsons L.G. DeWitt '71 Mercury 152 0 running
3 6 16 Donnie Allison Roger Penske '72 Matador 150 0 running
4 12 48 James Hylton Pop Kola '70 Ford 149 0 running
5 22 26 Carl Joiner Dean Thorne '72 Chevrolet 148 0 running
6 3 12 Bobby Allison Coca-Cola '72 Chevrolet 147 2 running
7 18 09 Carl Adams Paul Burchard '71 Ford 146 0 running
8 13 24 Cecil Gordon '71 Mercury 145 0 running
9 19 00 Frank James Jim Calder '72 Chevrolet 144 0 running
10 16 64 Dick May Elmo Langley '71 Ford 141 0 running
11 29 77 Charlie Roberts '71 Ford 141 0 running
12 4 04 Hershel McGriff Beryl Jackson '70 Plymouth 141 3 running
13 5 02 Dick Bown Mike Ober '72 Plymouth 141 0 running
14 9 27 Chuck Bown Dick Bown '70 Plymouth 138 0 ball joint
15 35 19 Henley Gray '71 Ford 136 0 running
16 20 4 Dick Kranzler '72 Chevrolet 135 0 running
17 15 32 Kevin Terris Dean Barnicle '70 Plymouth 133 0 running
18 33 15 Paul Dorrity Glen Dorrity '72 Chevrolet 130 0 oil pressure
19 10 38 Jimmy Insolo Roger Paquette '72 Chevrolet 130 0 running
20 23 06 Bill Butts Gary Sigman '72 Dodge 128 0 running
21 2 71 Bobby Isaac K & K Insurance '72 Dodge 109 16 transmission
22 28 7 Dean Dalton '71 Mercury 102 0 transmission
23 1 43 Richard Petty STP '72 Plymouth 96 85 engine
24 24 10 Bill Champion '71 Ford 87 0 running
25 38 30 Walter Ballard Ballard Racing '71 Mercury 69 0 transmission
26 25 6 Ray Johnstone Coz Concilla '72 Oldsmobile 62 0 engine
27 17 91 Johnny Anderson Don Nuzum '72 Chevrolet 47 0 engine
28 31 70 J.D. McDuffie '71 Chevrolet 46 0 transmission
29 39 46 John Hren '70 Chevrolet 45 0 engine
30 14 78 Clem Proctor '72 Oldsmobile 37 0 engine
31 36 86 Sonny Easley Charles Heckert '72 Chevrolet 35 0 ignition
32 21 9 Dick Guldstrand Dick Gulstrand '72 Chevrolet 28 0 oil pressure
33 11 73 Dick Brooks Marvin Welty '72 Ford 21 0 transmission
34 26 47 Sam Stanley '71 Ford 17 0 engine
35 32 3 John Soares, Jr. '70 Dodge 15 0 valves
36 30 62 Tru Cheek '70 Ford 12 0 engine
37 37 8 Ed Negre '70 Dodge 6 0 suspension
38 27 7 Jack McCoy Ernie Conn '72 Dodge 5 0 engine
39 40 95 Bob Kauf Paul Stockwell '72 Chevrolet 4 0 oil line
40 34 31 Markey James Tony Oddo '72 Chevrolet 1 0 crank shaft
RACE DATA
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