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1972 Nashville 420 NASCAR Winston Cup Series.jpg
Held on August 26, 1972 at Fairgrounds Speedway at Nashville in Nashville, TN
420 L, 250.32 M, 402.78 KM - Scheduled Distance

RESULTS
Fin St # Driver Sponsor Make Laps Led Status Pts
1 1 12 Bobby Allison Coca-Cola '72 Chevrolet 420 283 running
2 2 43 Richard Petty STP '72 Plymouth 420 136 running
3 12 95 Darrell Waltrip '71 Mercury 404 0 running
4 6 72 Benny Parsons Pop Kola '71 Mercury 400 0 running
5 8 64 Elmo Langley '71 Ford 387 0 running
6 4 24 Cecil Gordon Collins & Aikman '71 Mercury 383 1 running
7 18 19 Henley Gray '71 Ford 381 0 running
8 9 48 James Hylton Pop Kola '71 Ford 369 0 running
9 25 30 Walter Ballard Ballard Racing '71 Mercury 363 0 running
10 17 70 J.D. McDuffie '71 Chevrolet 357 0 running
11 19 40 D.K. Ulrich '71 Ford 320 0 running
12 28 4 John Sears J. Marvin Mills Heating & Air '70 Plymouth 277 0 engine
13 15 26 Earl Brooks '71 Ford 158 0 rear end
14 21 79 Frank Warren '70 Plymouth 153 0 driveshaft
15 24 57 David Ray Boggs '70 Dodge 118 0 engine
16 23 96 Richard Childress '71 Chevrolet 106 0 steering
17 7 05 David Sisco Charlie McGee '72 Chevrolet 105 0 engine
18 27 47 Raymond Williams '71 Ford 56 0 crash
19 20 77 Charlie Roberts '71 Ford 46 0 brakes
20 10 76 Ben Arnold '71 Ford 40 0 crash
21 16 58 Robert Brown Allan Brown '70 Chevrolet 37 0 engine
22 26 25 Jabe Thomas Don Robertson '70 Plymouth 37 0 crash
23 11 7 Dean Dalton '71 Mercury 34 0 crash
24 22 0 George Altheide '70 Dodge 29 0 steering
25 14 10 Bill Champion '71 Ford 3 0 engine
26 3 14 Coo Coo Marlin Cunningham-Kelley '71 Chevrolet 0 0 crash
27 5 71 Bobby Isaac K & K Insurance '71 Dodge 0 0 crash
28 13 45 LeeRoy Yarbrough Bill Seifert '71 Ford 0 0 quit
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