1974 American 500 NASCAR Winston Cup Series.jpg
Held on October 20, 1974 at Rockingham Speedway in Rockingham, NC
492 L, 507.744 M, 817.212 KM - Scheduled Distance

RESULTS
Fin St # Driver Sponsor Make Laps Led Status Pts
1 3 21 David Pearson Purolator '73 Mercury 492 169 running
2 4 11 Cale Yarborough Carling '74 Chevrolet 492 231 running
3 1 43 Richard Petty
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STP Oil Treatment + Oil Filters
'74 Dodge 490 79 running
4 6 12 Bobby Allison Coca-Cola '74 Matador 487 1 running
5 9 95 Darrell Waltrip Terminal Transport '72 Chevrolet 487 0 running
6 8 88 Donnie Allison DiGard Racing '74 Chevrolet 486 0 running
7 23 2 Dick Trickle Trickle Racing '73 Mercury 483 0 running
8 7 52 Earl Ross Carling '74 Chevrolet 482 0 running
9 10 72 Benny Parsons King's Row Fireplace '74 Chevrolet 479 0 running
10 21 93 Jackie Rogers Lemon Tree Inns '74 Chevrolet 479 0 running
11 13 54 Lennie Pond Master Chevy Sales '74 Chevrolet 476 0 running
12 17 14 Coo Coo Marlin Cunningham-Kelley '73 Chevrolet 475 0 running
13 18 07 Jerry Schild Rush Johnson & Assoc. '72 Chevrolet 471 0 running
14 24 19 Bob Burcham Belden Asphalt '73 Chevrolet 469 0 running
15 20 30 Walter Ballard Ballard Racing '74 Chevrolet 468 0 running
16 26 60 Joe Mihalic Viglione Racing '74 Chevrolet 462 0 running
17 29 67 Joe Millikan J.R. Stanley Trucking '72 Plymouth 456 0 running
18 27 48 James Hylton Nitro 9 '74 Chevrolet 451 0 running
19 34 70 J.D. McDuffie McDuffie Racing '72 Chevrolet 447 0 engine
20 36 40 Tony Bettenhausen, Jr. Noel's Auto Sales '72 Chevrolet 443 0 running
21 16 24 Cecil Gordon Gordon Racing '72 Chevrolet 436 0 running
22 32 10 Bill Champion Champion Racing '72 Ford 436 0 running
23 30 79 Frank Warren Warren Racing '74 Dodge 421 0 running
24 19 96 Richard Childress L.C. Newton Trucking '73 Chevrolet 421 0 running
25 33 64 Elmo Langley Langley Racing '72 Ford 421 0 running
26 22 05 David Sisco Reliable Plumbing '74 Chevrolet 357 0 suspension
27 12 98 Richie Panch Tuxedo Plumbing '72 Chevrolet 317 0 crash
28 28 8 Ed Negre Horseless Carriage Shop '74 Dodge 249 0 water pump
29 11 71 Dave Marcis Marcis Racing '74 Dodge 157 0 engine
30 14 90 Jody Ridley Truxmore Industries '72 Ford 85 0 engine
31 5 28 Dick Brooks Ellington Insulation '74 Chevrolet 52 0 crash
32 15 97 Harry Jefferson George Jefferson '72 Ford 30 0 engine
33 31 5 Neil Castles Castles Racing '74 Dodge 21 0 transmission
34 2 15 Buddy Baker R.C. Cola '74 Ford 18 12 brakes
35 25 49 G.C. Spencer Spencer Racing '74 Dodge 12 0 engine
36 35 18 Joe Frasson Frasson Racing '74 Dodge 4 0 steering
RACE DATA
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