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1972 Volunteer 500 NASCAR Winston Cup Series.jpg
Held on July 9, 1972 at Bristol Motor Speedway in Bristol, TN
500 L, 266.5 M, 429 KM - Scheduled Distance

RESULTS
Fin St # Driver Sponsor Make Laps Led Status Pts
1 1 12 Bobby Allison Coca-Cola '72 Chevrolet 500 445 running
2 2 43 Richard Petty STP '72 Plymouth 497 51 running
3 6 2 Dave Marcis '70 Dodge 489 0 running
4 5 72 Benny Parsons Pop Kola '71 Mercury 477 0 running
5 20 70 J.D. McDuffie Pepsi, Johnson City Sheraton '70 Dodge 466 0 running
6 10 4 John Sears J. Marvin Mills Heating & Air '70 Plymouth 464 0 running
7 29 47 Raymond Williams '71 Ford 461 0 running
8 4 24 Cecil Gordon Collins & Aikman '71 Mercury 459 0 running
9 19 30 Walter Ballard Ballard Racing '71 Mercury 458 0 running
10 18 76 Ben Arnold '71 Ford 457 0 running
11 30 64 Elmo Langley '71 Ford 456 0 running
12 12 48 James Hylton Pop Kola '70 Ford 454 0 running
13 16 10 Bill Champion '71 Ford 446 0 running
14 26 77 Charlie Roberts '71 Ford 442 0 running
15 14 25 Jabe Thomas Don Robertson '70 Plymouth 430 0 throttle
16 21 19 Henley Gray '71 Ford 413 0 running
17 22 8 Ed Negre '70 Dodge 358 0 overheating
18 11 71 Bobby Isaac K & K Insurance '72 Dodge 345 0 rear end
19 3 45 LeeRoy Yarbrough Porter Ford '71 Ford 293 4 engine
20 28 7 Dean Dalton '71 Mercury 289 0 engine
21 17 58 Robert Brown Allan Brown '72 Chevrolet 287 0 suspension
22 9 14 Coo Coo Marlin Cunningham-Kelley '72 Chevrolet 277 0 throttle
23 24 57 David Ray Boggs '70 Dodge 217 0 driveshaft
24 23 05 David Sisco Charlie McGee '72 Chevrolet 78 0 engine
25 27 32 Johnny Halford Dick Brooks '70 Plymouth 60 0 overheating
26 25 96 Richard Childress '71 Chevrolet 43 0 engine
27 7 88 Ron Keselowski Roger Lubinski '70 Dodge 42 0 suspension
28 15 49 G.C. Spencer '70 Plymouth 33 0 engine
29 13 79 Frank Warren '70 Dodge 27 0 rear end
30 8 91 Richard D. Brown Jim Pinnix Homes '72 Chevrolet 16 0 crash
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