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1973 Virginia 500 NASCAR Winston Cup Series.jpg
Held on April 29, 1973 at Martinsville Speedway in Martinsville, VA
500 L, 263 M, 423.5 KM - Scheduled Distance

RESULTS
Fin St # Driver Sponsor Make Laps Led Status Pts
1 1 21 David Pearson Purolator '71 Mercury 500 180 running
2 6 11 Cale Yarborough Kar-Kare '73 Chevrolet 500 312 running
3 8 15 Bobby Isaac Sta-Power Industries '73 Ford 495 0 running
4 10 71 Buddy Baker K & K Insurance '72 Dodge 494 8 running
5 3 24 Cecil Gordon R.W. Hill & Sons '72 Chevrolet 490 0 running
6 12 72 Benny Parsons DeWitt Racing '72 Chevrolet 488 0 running
7 15 90 Jimmy Hensley Truxmore Industries '71 Mercury 485 0 running
8 13 30 Walter Ballard Ballard Racing '71 Mercury 471 0 running
9 16 45 Vic Parsons Seifert Rent-A-Racer '71 Ford 469 0 running
10 20 48 James Hylton Hylton Engineering '71 Ford 468 0 running
11 21 64 Elmo Langley Langley Racing '72 Ford 464 0 running
12 28 20 Rick Newsom Holbrook Waterproofing '71 Ford 461 0 running
13 25 70 J.D. McDuffie McDuffie Racing '72 Chevrolet 459 0 running
14 24 19 Henley Gray Gray Racing '71 Ford 453 0 running
15 29 26 Earl Brooks Brooks Racing '71 Ford 440 0 running
16 33 40 Frank Warren Noel's Auto Sales '71 Ford 440 0 running
17 11 17 Bill Dennis Emrick '72 Chevrolet 404 0 rear end
18 27 67 Buddy Arrington Kentucky Fried Chicken '72 Dodge 397 0 running
19 7 54 Lennie Pond Master Chevy Sales '73 Chevrolet 375 0 crash
20 30 77 Charlie Roberts Sunny King '71 Ford 339 0 crash
21 5 43 Richard Petty STP '73 Dodge 334 0 engine
22 31 8 Ed Negre Negre Racing '71 Mercury 257 0 suspension
23 32 85 Ronnie Daniel Daniel Racing '71 Chevrolet 251 0 ignition
24 14 96 Richard Childress L.C. Newton Trucking '72 Chevrolet 223 0 brakes
25 17 05 David Sisco Sisco Racing '72 Chevrolet 212 0 brakes
26 9 2 Dave Marcis AMC '73 Matador 114 0 engine
27 2 88 Donnie Allison DiGard Racing '72 Chevrolet 45 0 oil leak
28 19 4 John Sears J. Marvin Mills Heating & Air '71 Dodge 45 0 engine
29 26 7 Dean Dalton Belden Asphalt '71 Mercury 45 0 oil leak
30 22 25 Jabe Thomas Robertson Racing '73 Dodge 35 0 oil leak
31 23 47 Raymond Williams Jet Way Wax '71 Ford 35 0 engine
32 4 12 Bobby Allison Coca-Cola '73 Chevrolet 30 0 oil leak
33 34 44 Richard D. Brown Brown Racing '72 Chevrolet 15 0 alternator
34 18 10 Bill Champion Champion Racing '71 Ford 2 0 engine
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