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Held on February 18, 1973 at Daytona International Speedway in Daytona Beach, FL
200 L, 500 M, 804.6 KM - Scheduled Distance

RESULTS
Fin St # Driver Sponsor Make Laps Led Status Pts
1 7 43 Richard Petty STP '73 Dodge 200 17 running
2 10 15 Bobby Isaac Sta-Power Engine Conditioners '73 Ford 198 1 running
3 9 6 Dick Brooks John Naughton Insurance '73 Dodge 197 0 running
4 8 50 A.J. Foyt Purolator '73 Chevrolet 196 0 running
5 6 04 Hershel McGriff K.D. Pauley '72 Plymouth 195 0 running
6 1 71 Buddy Baker K & K Insurance '72 Dodge 194 156 engine
7 12 48 James Hylton Hylton Engineering '71 Mercury 194 0 running
8 16 90 Ramo Stott Truxmore Industries '71 Mercury 193 0 running
9 36 67 Buddy Arrington Arrington Racing '72 Dodge 192 0 running
10 27 45 Vic Parsons Jet Way Products '71 Mercury 190 0 running
11 24 05 David Sisco McGee Racing '72 Chevrolet 190 0 running
12 11 95 Darrell Waltrip Terminal Transport '71 Mercury 188 0 running
13 14 18 Joe Frasson Krager Motor Homes '73 Dodge 188 0 running
14 17 92 Larry Smith Carling Black Label '71 Mercury 187 0 running
15 32 25 Jabe Thomas Robertson Racing '73 Dodge 187 0 running
16 34 79 Frank Warren Rossmeyer '73 Dodge 182 0 running
17 28 8 Ed Negre Negre Racing '71 Mercury 182 0 running
18 15 96 Ray Elder Olympia Beer '72 Dodge 180 0 engine
19 26 30 Walter Ballard HeKimian Foreign Cars '72 Chevrolet 174 0 clutch
20 39 88 Ron Keselowski Keselowski Racing '72 Dodge 168 0 running
21 31 24 Cecil Gordon Gordon Racing '72 Chevrolet 155 0 running
22 3 11 Cale Yarborough Kar-Kare '73 Chevrolet 154 25 engine
23 21 60 Maynard Troyer Nagle Ford '73 Ford 150 0 engine
24 25 49 John Utsman Spencer Racing '72 Dodge 145 0 engine
25 29 12 Bobby Allison Coca-Cola '73 Chevrolet 141 0 engine
26 22 70 J.D. McDuffie McDuffie Racing '71 Chevrolet 129 0 engine
27 33 2 Dave Marcis AMC '73 Matador 125 0 rear end
28 18 31 Jim Vandiver Bradford Enterprises '72 Dodge 123 0 overheating
29 4 14 Coo Coo Marlin Cunningham-Kelley '72 Chevrolet 118 0 engine
30 13 72 Benny Parsons Textile Motor Freight '72 Chevrolet 101 0 engine
31 40 4 John Sears J. Marvin Mills Heating & Air '73 Dodge 65 0 steering
32 23 97 Red Farmer Long-Lewis Ford '72 Ford 65 0 transmission
33 20 21 David Pearson Purolator '71 Mercury 63 1 engine
34 37 42 Marty Robbins Robbins Racing '72 Dodge 63 0 accident
35 35 17 Bill Dennis Emrick Chevrolet '72 Chevrolet 62 0 engine
36 19 55 Tiny Lund Price Construction '72 Chevrolet 54 0 rear end
37 38 06 Neil Castles Howard Furniture '72 Dodge 38 0 engine
38 5 28 Gordon Johncock Ellington Racing '72 Chevrolet 35 0 oil leak
39 30 52 Earl Ross Red Cap Ale '73 Chevrolet 34 0 engine
40 2 9 Pete Hamilton Housby Mack Inc. '72 Plymouth 33 0 engine
DID NOT QUALIFY

LeeRoy Yarbrough DNQ
Eddie Bond DNQ
Andy Hampton DNQ
Earle Canavan DNQ
Slick Gardner DNQ
Tommy Gale DNQ
Jerry Cook DNQ
Dean Dalton DNQ
Bill Champion DNQ
Henley Gray DNQ
Rick Newsom DNQ
H.B. Bailey DNQ
Tony Bettenhausen, Jr. DNQ
Larry Dickson DNQ
Raymond Williams DNQ
David Ray Boggs DNQ
Lennie Pond DNQ
Donnie Allison DNQ
Clarence Lovell DNQ
Tom Usry DNQ
Elmo Langley DNQ
Dick Poling DNQ
Gerald Thompson DNQ
Charlie Roberts DNQ
Phil Finney DNQ
Steve Arndt DNQ
Paul Tyler DNQ
Sammy Sessions DNQ
Bob Greeley DNQ
Bob Tullius DNQ
Les Covey DNQ
Johnny Barnes DNQ
Richard Childress DNQ
RACE DATA
Did not start:

Did not qualify:

Time of Race: ???
Starting Lineup Set By: Unknown Methods
Fast Qualifier:
Preliminary Feature Winners: [[Special:FormEdit/Driver/{{{PrelimWinners}}}|{{{PrelimWinners}}}]]
Heat Winners: [[Special:FormEdit/Driver/{{{HeatWinners}}}|{{{HeatWinners}}}]]
Qualifier Winners: [[Special:FormEdit/Driver/{{{QualWinners}}}|{{{QualWinners}}}]]
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
Fastest Lap: Unknown/Unentered