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1972 Miller High Life 500 NASCAR Winston Cup Series.jpgNASCAR Winston West Series.jpg
Held on March 5, 1972 at Ontario Motor Speedway in Ontario, CA
200 L, 500 M, 804.6 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 1 21 A.J. Foyt Purolator '71 Mercury 200 132 running
2 2 12 Bobby Allison Coca-Cola '72 Chevrolet 200 20 running
3 4 11 Buddy Baker STP '72 Dodge 200 6 running
4 3 43 Richard Petty STP '72 Plymouth 199 17 running
5 8 96W Ray Elder Olympia Brewery '72 Dodge 194 3 running
6 11 4W Hershel McGriff The Cousins '70 Plymouth 193 0 running
7 25 48 James Hylton Madden Food Systems, Pop Kola '71 Ford 191 0 running
8 22 42 Marty Robbins KLAC 570 Radio '72 Dodge 190 0 running
9 24 64 Elmo Langley Langley Racing '71 Ford 188 0 running
10 10 9 Ramo Stott Housby Racing '72 Plymouth 188 0 running
11 26 61 Jimmy Finger Brookehill-Dellcrest Funeral Homes '71 Ford 188 0 running
12 15 17W Jack McCoy Rebel Shops, House of Lords '71 Dodge 186 0 running
13 19 3W John Soares, Jr. Soares Racing '70 Dodge 186 0 running
14 9 72 Benny Parsons DeWitt Racing '71 Mercury 185 13 running
15 40 6W Bill Butts Speedway Engineering, Floyd & Howerton Plumbing '72 Dodge 185 0 running
16 48 1W Cliff Garner Anderson Pea Soup '71 Ford 185 0 running
17 33 91W Johnny Anderson Conner's Muffler, Adams Machine Shop '72 Chevrolet 184 0 running
18 13 2W Dick Bown Ober Logging '72 Plymouth 184 0 running
19 35 84W J.C. Danielsen J&L Body Shop '71 Mercury 184 0 running
20 17 10 Bill Champion Champion Racing '71 Ford 182 0 running
21 31 76 Ben Arnold Arnold Racing '71 Ford 182 0 running
22 28 32W Kevin Terris Sta-Power Industries, Brunswick Industries '72 Plymouth 180 0 running
23 43 70 J.D. McDuffie McDuffie Engineering '71 Chevrolet 180 0 running
24 39 34W Markey James Oddo Racing '72 Chevrolet 179 0 running
25 42 7 Dean Dalton Belden Asphalt '71 Mercury 179 0 running
26 30 47 Raymond Williams Wheaton Van Lines '71 Ford 179 0 flagged
27 37 44W Jim Whitt Barnicle Oil '71 Ford 178 0 running
28 12 20 George Altheide Altheide Racing '70 Dodge 178 0 running
29 38 95W Bob Kauf Wrought Iron Co. '72 Chevrolet 174 0 engine
30 47 39W Carl Adams Marck Motors '71 Ford 174 0 running
31 32 19 Henley Gray Cayuga Speedway '71 Ford 173 0 running
32 34 77 Charlie Roberts Sunny King Ford '71 Ford 173 0 running
33 49 27W Chuck Bown Rose Auto Wrecking '70 Plymouth 165 0 engine
34 46 40W Les Loeser San Fernando Valley Lumber Company '72 Chevrolet 164 0 tires
35 51 82W Ron Gautsche Tognotti's Speed Shop '71 Ford 160 0 running
36 14 24 Cecil Gordon Gordon Racing '71 Mercury 138 0 crash
37 45 14 Dick Kranzler Goodyear Tire Center '72 Chevrolet 137 0 running
38 21 99 Don White Nichels-Goldsmith '72 Plymouth 114 0 fuel pump
39 36 52W Gene Romero Sta-Power Industries '70 Plymouth 105 0 engine
40 20 23W G.T. Tallas Richard's Service Center '71 Ford 88 0 clutch
41 6 97 Red Farmer Long-Lewis Ford '72 Ford 69 0 engine
42 27 41 Earle Canavan Budget Tapes, River Oaks Chrysler-Plymouth '72 Plymouth 65 0 running
43 29 79 Frank Warren Warren Racing '70 Dodge 55 0 clutch
44 7 16 Mark Donohue American Motors '72 Matador 45 0 crash
45 5 71 Bobby Isaac K & K Insurance '72 Dodge 45 9 crash
46 50 29W Bill Osborne Osborne Racing '72 Ford 36 0 a frame
47 44 30 Walter Ballard Hekiman Foreign Car Service '71 Ford 33 0 crash
48 16 89W Don Noel Rainbow Western Sales Company '71 Ford 27 0 engine
49 41 18W George Follmer Norris Industries, Roy Woods Racing '72 Dodge 4 0 engine
50 18 57 David Ray Boggs Boggs Racing Enterprises '70 Dodge 2 0 clutch
51 23 31 Jim Vandiver Nixon Racing '70 Dodge 1 0 engine
00 Bobby Mausgrover American Jetway Corporation Dodge DNQ
89 Les Covey Kalico Kitchen Chevy DNQ
88W Mike Saint Lawson Racing Ford DNQ
88 Ron Keselowski Keselowski Racing Dodge DNQ
86 Allen Jennings Oldsmobile DNQ
85 Dan Geiger Universal Crane Plymouth DNQ
84W Harry Schilling Chevy DNQ
84 Dick May Dodge DNQ
78W Marion Collins Oildale Tire Dodge DNQ
78 Joe Frasson Frasson Cement Dodge DNQ
74 Bill Shirey Wings & Wheels Plymouth DNQ
73 Perry Cottingham Kenny-Bell Enterprises Buick DNQ
65 Dale Lee Mr. Quick Drive-Ins Plymouth DNQ
62 Tru Cheek Empire Automotive Chevy DNQ
89W Clint Hutchins B&B Racing Enterprises Chevy DNQ
90 Bill Dennis Truck Equipment Corp. Ford DNQ
91 Richard D. Brown Brown Racing Chevy DNQ
6 Charlie Glotzbach Owens Racing Dodge DNQ
6W Jerry Oliver Concord Olds Olds DNQ
06 Neil Castles Howard Furniture Company Dodge DNQ
5 Doc Faustina Plymouth DNQ
4 John Sears Plymouth DNQ
04 Emiliano Zapata Plymouth DNQ
03 Tommy Gale Mercury DNQ
2 Johnny Steele Steele Racing Ford DNQ
99 Pat Fay Phillips 66 Ford DNQ
96 Richard Childress Childress Racing Chevy DNQ
94 Harry Jefferson Ram Race Cars Ford DNQ
92 Larry Smith Smith Racing Ford DNQ
91 Verlin Eaker Des Moines Dodge Dodge DNQ
57W Don Graham Sierra Tire Company Chevy DNQ
56 Ken Shoemaker Chevy DNQ
25 Jabe Thomas Thomas Racing Dodge DNQ
24W Jim Gilliam Chevy DNQ
21W Nels Miller Continental Accessories Dodge DNQ
15 Paul Dorrity Glen Dorrity Trucking Chevy DNQ
14W Arnie Kruger Kruger Racing Chevy DNQ
14 Willie McNeal F&W Restaurant Ford DNQ
12W Larry Esau Barnicle Oil Ford DNQ
11W Phil Pedaler Maverick Restaurant Dodge DNQ
9 John Lyons 10,000 RPM Speed Equipment Chevy DNQ
8 Ed Negre 10,000 RPM Speed Equipment Dodge DNQ
8W Bob England England Racing Chevy DNQ
08 Steve Pfeifer Grand Prix Racing Chevy DNQ
07 Ivan Baldwin GB Glass Company Chevy DNQ
25W Chuck Hetrick H&H Automotive Chevy DNQ
26 Carl Joiner Chevy DNQ
32 Johnny Halford Brooks Racing Plymouth DNQ
55 Jerry Barnett Barnett Racing Chevy DNQ
50 John Fairchild Thousandaire Estates Dodge DNQ
47W Sam Stanley Speedy Enterprises Ford DNQ
45 Bill Seifert Garrett Ford Ford DNQ
40 D.K. Ulrich Gus Davis Marine & Automotive Ford DNQ
39 George Wiltshire Wiltshire Brothers Racing Dodge DNQ
38 Jimmy Insolo Stock Car Products Chevy DNQ
37 Don Tarr Pepsi, Biscayne Dodge Dodge DNQ
36 Frank Burnett Plymouth DNQ
35 Bub Strickler Strickler Racing Chevy DNQ
34W Gene Riniker McKenna Racing Chevy DNQ
34 Wendell Scott Scott Racing Ford DNQ
33 Glenn Francis L.J. Associates, Isky Cams Chevy DNQ
00W Frank James Varner Bros. Chevy DNQ
RACE DATA
Did not start:

Did not qualify:

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