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1974 Southern 500 NASCAR Winston Cup Series.jpg
Held on September 2, 1974 at Darlington Raceway in Darlington, SC
367 L, 501.322 M, 806.666 KM - Scheduled Distance

RESULTS
Fin St # Driver Sponsor Make Laps Led Status Pts
1 4 11 Cale Yarborough Carling '74 Chevrolet 367 159 running
2 6 95 Darrell Waltrip Terminal Transport '74 Chevrolet 366 44 running
3 21 05 David Sisco Reliable Plumbing '74 Chevrolet 365 24 running
4 18 2 Dave Marcis Deppe Enterprises '73 Dodge 362 0 running
5 31 48 James Hylton Nitro 9 '74 Chevrolet 360 2 running
6 12 49 G.C. Spencer Spencer Antiques '74 Dodge 358 3 running
7 13 93 Jackie Rogers Lemon Tree Inns '74 Chevrolet 358 0 running
8 26 07 Jerry Schild Rush Johnson '72 Chevrolet 354 0 running
9 16 18 Joe Frasson Smith Auto Parts '74 Dodge 353 0 running
10 38 67 Pee Wee Wentz J.R. Stanley Trucking '72 Plymouth 342 0 running
11 40 9 Tony Bettenhausen, Jr. Vita Fresh Orange Juice '72 Chevrolet 336 0 running
12 37 79 Frank Warren Warren Racing '74 Dodge 335 0 running
13 25 54 Lennie Pond Master Chevy Sales '74 Chevrolet 327 1 engine
14 7 90 Charlie Glotzbach Truxmore Industries '72 Ford 280 77 engine
15 28 31 Jim Vandiver Nixon Racing '72 Dodge 272 0 crash
16 27 30 Walter Ballard Ballard Racing '74 Chevrolet 222 0 engine
17 23 70 J.D. McDuffie Glenn's Landscaping '72 Chevrolet 216 0 spindle
18 19 96 Richard Childress L.C. Newton Trucking '73 Chevrolet 211 0 engine
19 22 24 Cecil Gordon Gordon Racing '72 Chevrolet 185 0 engine
20 24 64 Elmo Langley Langley Racing '72 Ford 185 0 accident
21 29 8 Ed Negre Negre Racing '73 Dodge 173 0 engine
22 10 52 Earl Ross Carling '74 Chevrolet 146 0 engine
23 32 01 Earle Canavan Kava Instant Coffee '74 Plymouth 136 0 engine
24 11 98 Richie Panch Tuxedo Plumbing '72 Chevrolet 117 0 accident
25 3 21 David Pearson Purolator '73 Mercury 115 12 accident
26 8 72 Benny Parsons King's Row Fireplace '74 Chevrolet 114 3 engine
27 17 57 Bob Burcham Precision Engine '74 Chevrolet 97 0 engine
28 9 83 Ramo Stott Smithville Farms '74 Chevrolet 92 0 engine
29 14 14 Coo Coo Marlin Cunningham-Kelley '73 Chevrolet 90 1 engine
30 5 12 Bobby Allison Coca-Cola '74 Matador 80 24 steering
31 30 10 Bill Champion Champion Racing '72 Ford 49 0 overheating
32 20 19 Henley Gray Belden Asphalt '73 Chevrolet 41 0 rear end
33 2 15 Buddy Baker R.C. Cola '73 Ford 39 16 accident
34 36 32 Dick Brooks Simoniz '74 Dodge 38 0 engine
35 1 43 Richard Petty STP Oil Treatment '74 Dodge 37 1 accident
36 33 06 Neil Castles Howard Furniture '74 Dodge 13 0 overheating
37 15 28 Bobby Isaac Pylon Wiper Blades '74 Chevrolet 7 0 ignition
38 35 73 Jerry Hansen Leggett's Modular Homes '72 Chevrolet 7 0 accident
39 39 25 Roy Mayne Star City Body Shop '73 Dodge 7 0 accident
40 34 5 Earl Brooks Faustina Racing '74 Dodge 1 0 water pump
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