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1972 Gwyn Staley 400 NASCAR Winston Cup Series.jpg
Held on April 23, 1972 at North Wilkesboro Speedway in North Wilkesboro, NC
400 L, 250 M, 402.4 KM - Scheduled Distance

RESULTS
Fin St # Driver Sponsor Make Laps Led Status Pts
1 3 43 Richard Petty STP '72 Plymouth 400 84 running
2 2 12 Bobby Allison Coca-Cola '72 Chevrolet 400 79 running
3 1 71 Bobby Isaac K & K Insurance '72 Dodge 400 237 running
4 10 48 James Hylton Pop Kola '70 Ford 392 0 running
5 5 72 Benny Parsons L.G. DeWitt '70 Mercury 392 0 running
6 17 45 LeeRoy Yarbrough Bill Seifert '71 Ford 390 0 running
7 6 2 Dave Marcis '70 Dodge 390 0 running
8 11 92 Larry Smith Harley Smith '71 Ford 384 0 running
9 19 30 Walter Ballard Ballard Racing '71 Mercury 382 0 running
10 23 4 John Sears J. Marvin Mills Heating & Air '70 Plymouth 381 0 running
11 22 51 Dub Simpson Bill Strong '70 Chevrolet 372 0 running
12 13 47 Raymond Williams '71 Ford 365 0 running
13 8 06 Neil Castles '71 Dodge 365 0 running
14 14 91 Richard D. Brown Ralph McNabb '72 Chevrolet 364 0 running
15 30 7 Dean Dalton '71 Mercury 359 0 running
16 29 77 Charlie Roberts '70 Ford 357 0 running
17 27 19 Henley Gray '70 Ford 354 0 running
18 4 24 Cecil Gordon '71 Mercury 354 0 running
19 24 76 Ben Arnold '71 Ford 352 0 running
20 21 79 Frank Warren '70 Plymouth 347 0 running
21 12 93 Buck Baker Harold Furr '71 Chevrolet 332 0 running
22 20 8 Ed Negre '70 Dodge 283 0 ignition
23 15 10 Bill Champion '71 Ford 256 0 engine
24 18 64 Elmo Langley '71 Ford 125 0 crash
25 28 70 J.D. McDuffie '71 Chevrolet 121 0 engine
26 7 31 Jim Vandiver O.L. Nixon '70 Dodge 111 0 engine
27 26 96 Richard Childress '72 Chevrolet 93 0 transmission
28 9 25 Jabe Thomas Don Robertson '70 Plymouth 71 0 engine
29 25 13 Eddie Yarboro '70 Plymouth 42 0 engine
30 16 23 Bill Dennis Don Robertson '70 Plymouth 14 0 vibration
RACE DATA
Failed to Qualify: Bobby Mausgrover, Earl Brooks, G.C. Spencer
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