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1972 Lone Star 500 NASCAR Winston Cup Series.jpg
Held on June 25, 1972 at Texas World Speedway in College Station, TX
250 L, 500 M, 804.75 KM - Scheduled Distance

RESULTS
Fin St # Driver Sponsor Make Laps Led Status Pts
1 1 43 Richard Petty STP '72 Dodge 250 186 running
2 2 12 Bobby Allison Coca-Cola '72 Chevrolet 249 10 running
3 21 14 Coo Coo Marlin Cunningham-Kelley '72 Chevrolet 244 0 running
4 5 72 Benny Parsons Pop Kola '71 Mercury 244 0 running
5 3 71 Bobby Isaac K & K Insurance '72 Dodge 244 52 running
6 22 48 James Hylton Pop Kola '70 Ford 242 0 running
7 7 92 Larry Smith DeHart Motor Lines '71 Ford 241 0 running
8 11 76 Ben Arnold Jack Johnson Ford '71 Ford 232 0 running
9 39 7 Dean Dalton Belden Asphalt '71 Mercury 232 0 running
10 15 10 Bill Champion Champion Truck, Revell '71 Ford 231 0 running
11 13 66 H.B. Bailey Blank & Kalashian '71 Pontiac 230 0 running
12 38 55 Tiny Lund Vaughn High Speed '72 Chevrolet 229 0 running
13 9 2 Dave Marcis AMA Fiberglass '72 Dodge 226 0 running
14 16 47 Raymond Williams Jet Way Car Products '71 Ford 226 0 running
15 8 24 Cecil Gordon Carlinson, Apeman '71 Mercury 226 0 running
16 31 25 Jabe Thomas Mullins Restaurant '70 Plymouth 225 0 running
17 30 77 Charlie Roberts Sunny King '71 Ford 222 0 running
18 33 56 Paul Jett Handy Andy Supermarkets '72 Ford 220 0 running
19 12 61 Clarence Lovell Lone Star Special, Bierschwale-Haverlah '71 Ford 218 0 engine
20 40 53 Dick May Sabre Inn '70 Plymouth 217 0 running
21 41 4 John Sears J. Marvin Mills Heating & Air '70 Plymouth 217 0 running
22 37 89 Les Covey Mechanical Kitchen '70 Chevrolet 207 0 running
23 28 79 Frank Warren Sabre Inn '70 Dodge 207 0 running
24 4 18 Joe Frasson '72 Dodge 200 2 engine
25 44 35 Ronnie Chumley Vita Fresh Orange Juice '72 Chevrolet 200 0 running
26 29 32 Jim Whitt Monaco Oil '71 Ford 197 0 running
27 34 70 J.D. McDuffie Ed Carter Auto Parts '71 Chevrolet 193 0 windshield
28 18 8 Ed Negre '70 Dodge 192 0 engine
29 32 64 Elmo Langley Henry Woodfield Ford '71 Ford 186 0 running
30 27 57 David Ray Boggs Weary's Deluxe Auto Center '70 Dodge 155 0 crash
31 19 96 Richard Childress '71 Chevrolet 144 0 crash
32 35 34 Wendell Scott '71 Ford 143 0 crash
33 26 30 Walter Ballard Hightman '71 Mercury 138 0 engine
34 20 5 Doc Faustina '70 Plymouth 126 0 engine
35 25 73 Dick Brooks J & W Trailers '72 Ford 114 0 engine
36 23 90 Jackie Oliver Truxmore '72 Ford 83 0 engine
37 14 06 Neil Castles Howard Furniture '70 Dodge 82 0 engine
38 36 40 D.K. Ulrich A-1 Auto Parts '71 Ford 81 0 engine
39 42 19 Henley Gray '71 Ford 72 0 engine
40 10 42 Marty Robbins '71 Dodge 56 0 engine
41 6 45 LeeRoy Yarbrough Porter Ford '71 Ford 52 0 engine
42 43 91 Johnny Anderson Don Nuzum '72 Chevrolet 28 0 engine
43 24 88 Ron Keselowski Messina Trucking '70 Dodge 28 0 fuel pump
44 17 74 Bill Shirey '70 Dodge 14 0 engine
RACE DATA
Failed to Qualify:
Time of Race: ???
Fast Qualifier:
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: ??? mph
Cautions: ?? for ?? laps - not available
Lead Changes: ?? among ?? drivers - not available