1973 Winston Western 500 NASCAR Winston Cup Series.jpg
Held on January 21, 1973 at Riverside International Raceway in Riverside, CA
191 L, 477.5 M, 768.393 KM - Scheduled Distance

RESULTS
Fin St # Driver Sponsor Make Laps Led Status Pts
1 4 16 Mark Donohue AMC '73 Matador 191 138 running
2 2 12 Bobby Allison Coca-Cola '73 Chevrolet 190 14 running
3 11 96 Ray Elder Olympia Beer '72 Dodge 189 0 running
4 7 41 Bobby Unser Pepsi-Cola '72 Ford 186 0 running
5 18 38 Jimmy Insolo Martin's Union 76 '72 Chevrolet 184 0 running
6 20 7 Jack McCoy Noble Auto Parts '72 Dodge 182 0 running
7 19 64 Elmo Langley Langley Racing '71 Ford 181 0 running
8 24 24 Richard White White Racing '71 Ford 181 0 running
9 38 84 Jim Danielson Danielson Racing '71 Mercury 176 0 running
10 22 19 Henley Gray Gray Racing '71 Mercury 174 0 running
11 40 77 Charlie Roberts Sunny King '71 Ford 173 0 running
12 13 48 James Hylton Hylton Engineering '71 Mercury 172 0 running
13 30 9 Carl Adams Marck Motors '71 Ford 170 0 running
14 10 72 Benny Parsons DeWitt Racing '72 Chevrolet 169 0 suspension
15 16 69 Gerald Thompson Adams Racing '73 Pontiac 162 0 running
16 28 10 Bill Champion Champion Racing '71 Ford 158 0 running
17 14 02 Dick Bown Ober Logging '73 Dodge 146 0 rear end
18 27 60 Jim Whitt Barnicle Oil '72 Chevrolet 113 0 engine
19 34 30 Walter Ballard Ballard Racing '72 Plymouth 107 0 ignition
20 12 24 Cecil Gordon Gordon Racing '73 Chevrolet 103 0 transmission
21 5 43 Richard Petty STP '73 Dodge 95 39 engine
22 1 21 David Pearson Purolator '71 Mercury 91 0 clutch
23 3 04 Hershel McGriff The Cousins '72 Plymouth 84 0 valve
24 8 11 Cale Yarborough Kar-Kare '72 Chevrolet 83 0 transmission
25 15 68 Sonny Easley Cal Coast Trucking '72 Ford 69 0 rear end
26 17 3 John Soares, Jr. Maverick Restaurant '72 Dodge 66 0 transmission
27 6 15 Bobby Isaac Sta-Power Industries '72 Ford 61 0 engine
28 35 91 Johnny Anderson Connor Muffler '72 Chevrolet 61 0 ignition
29 25 03 Chuck Bown Rose Auto Wrecking '72 Dodge 59 0 clutch
30 39 46 John Hren San Bernardino Engine Rebuilders '72 Chevrolet 58 0 fire
31 37 33 Glenn Francis Stock Car Specialties '72 Chevrolet 55 0 oil system
32 26 70 J.D. McDuffie McDuffie Racing '71 Chevrolet 48 0 valve
33 33 26 Carl Joiner Joiner Racing '72 Chevrolet 46 0 driveshaft
34 21 97 Harry Jefferson Nall Precision Engineering '71 Ford 37 0 oil leak
35 9 71 Buddy Baker K & K Insurance '72 Dodge 24 0 timing chain
36 36 78 Hugh Pearson Pearson Apts. '72 Chevrolet 11 0 engine
37 32 95 Bob Kauf Wrought Iron '72 Chevrolet 9 0 ignition
38 23 1 Clem Proctor Proctor Racing '72 Ford 5 0 oil pressure
39 31 79 Jerry Grant Laski Racing '72 Chevrolet 4 0 engine
40 29 2 Dave Marcis Marcis Racing '70 Dodge 1 0 engine
RACE DATA
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Margin of Victory:
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Cautions: ?? for ?? laps - not available
Lead Changes: ?? among ?? drivers - not available