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1974 Carolina 500 NASCAR Winston Cup Series.jpg
Held on March 3, 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 2 43 Richard Petty STP Oil Treatment '74 Dodge 492 278 running
2 1 11 Cale Yarborough Kar-Kare '74 Chevrolet 491 164 running
3 5 12 Bobby Allison Coca-Cola '74 Chevrolet 486 1 running
4 3 28 Charlie Glotzbach Pylon '74 Chevrolet 483 0 running
5 11 15 George Follmer R.C. Cola '73 Ford 483 0 running
6 16 30 Walter Ballard Ballard Racing '74 Chevrolet 476 0 running
7 26 90 Bill Dennis Truxmore Industries '73 Ford 476 0 running
8 14 2 Dave Marcis Deppe Enterprises '73 Dodge 475 0 running
9 8 54 Lennie Pond Master Chevy Sales '74 Chevrolet 474 0 running
10 19 48 James Hylton Bob Stott Chevrolet '74 Chevrolet 473 0 running
11 12 57 Bob Burcham White Racing '74 Chevrolet 473 0 running
12 17 32 Dick Brooks Simoniz '74 Dodge 472 0 running
13 20 70 J.D. McDuffie McDuffie Racing '72 Chevrolet 471 0 running
14 21 98 Richie Panch Tuxedo Plumbing '72 Chevrolet 469 0 running
15 32 93 Jackie Rogers Frederick Homes '74 Chevrolet 466 0 running
16 34 67 Buddy Arrington Cherokee Construction '72 Plymouth 465 0 running
17 15 60 Joe Mihalic Lou Viglione '74 Chevrolet 458 0 running
18 25 41 Grant Adcox Adcox-Kirby '74 Chevrolet 450 0 running
19 33 9 Tony Bettenhausen, Jr. Vita Fresh Orange Juice '72 Chevrolet 449 0 running
20 35 79 Frank Warren Hinson Construction '74 Dodge 442 0 running
21 36 78 Dick Skillen Goffco '73 Chevrolet 429 0 running
22 37 8 Ed Negre Negre Racing '73 Dodge 428 0 ignition
23 10 72 Benny Parsons King's Row Fireplace '74 Chevrolet 419 0 oil pan
24 13 14 Coo Coo Marlin Cunningham-Kelley '73 Chevrolet 416 0 suspension
25 9 95 Darrell Waltrip Terminal Transport '74 Chevrolet 368 0 overheating
26 31 22 Jimmy Crawford World Wide Tapes '72 Plymouth 283 0 fatigue
27 7 88 Donnie Allison DiGard Racing '74 Chevrolet 254 0 rear end
28 27 5 Charlie Blanton Faustina Racing '74 Dodge 231 0 clutch
29 18 24 Cecil Gordon Gordon Racing '72 Chevrolet 229 0 engine
30 30 25 Roy Mayne Robertson Racing '73 Dodge 185 0 engine
31 23 05 David Sisco Reliable Plumbing & Heating '74 Chevrolet 179 0 engine
32 6 04 Hershel McGriff Almost Heaven, West Virginia '74 Dodge 169 0 overheating
33 22 7 Dean Dalton Belden Asphalt '74 Chevrolet 158 0 engine
34 4 21 David Pearson Purolator '73 Mercury 131 0 ignition
35 24 06 Neil Castles Howard Furniture '73 Dodge 111 0 engine
36 28 96 Richard Childress L.C. Newton Trucking '73 Chevrolet 100 0 overheating
37 38 18 Joe Frasson Frasson Cement '73 Dodge 88 0 engine
38 39 64 Elmo Langley Langley Racing '73 Ford 78 0 engine
39 29 49 G.C. Spencer Spencer Racing '74 Dodge 67 0 rear end
40 40 77 Charlie Roberts Blackwell Kenworth '74 Chevrolet 57 0 handling
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