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 Brewing Company '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. John Soares Racing Enterprises '70 Dodge 186 0 running
14 9 72 Benny Parsons L.G. DeWitt '71 Mercury 185 13 running
15 40 6W Bill Butts Speedway Eng., 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 Jim Danielson 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, 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 Tony Oddo '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 Company '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 Co. '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 '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 '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 Co. '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 O.L. Nixon '70 Dodge 1 0 engine
RACE DATA
Failed to Qualify: Bobby Mausgrover, Les Covey, Mike Saint, Ron Keselowski, Allen Jennings, Dan Geiger, Harry Schilling, Dick May, Marion Collins, Joe Frasson, Bill Shirey, Perry Cottingham, Dale Lee, Tru Cheek, Clint Hutchins, Bill Dennis, Richard D. Brown, Charlie Glotzbach, Jerry Oliver, Neil Castles, Doc Faustina, John Sears, Emiliano Zapata, Tommy Gale, Johnny Steele, Pat Fay, Richard Childress, Harry Jefferson, Larry Smith , Verlin Eaker, Don Graham, Ken Shoemaker, Jabe Thomas, Jim Gilliam, Nels Miller, Paul Dorrity, Arnie Kruger, Willie McNeal, Larry Esau, Phil Pedaler, John Lyons, Ed Negre, Bob England, Steve Pfeifer, Ivan Baldwin, Chuck Hetrick, Carl Joiner, Johnny Halford, Jerry Barnett, John Fairchild, Sam Stanley, Bill Seifert, D.K. Ulrich, George Wiltshire, Jimmy Insolo, Don Tarr, Frank Burnett, Bub Strickler, Gene Riniker, Wendell Scott, Glenn Francis, Frank James
Time of Race: ???
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Margin of Victory:
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Cautions: ?? for ?? laps - not available
Lead Changes: ?? among ?? drivers - not available