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1974 Talladega 500 NASCAR Winston Cup Series.jpg
Held on August 11, 1974 at Talladega Superspeedway in Talladega, AL
188 L, 500.08 M, 804.828 KM - Scheduled Distance

RESULTS
Fin St # Driver Sponsor Make Laps Led Status Pts
1 3 43 Richard Petty STP Oil Treatment '74 Dodge 188 34 running
2 1 21 David Pearson Purolator '73 Mercury 188 18 running
3 2 12 Bobby Allison Penske Racing '74 Matador 187 4 running
4 8 11 Cale Yarborough Carling '74 Chevrolet 186 2 running
5 15 72 Benny Parsons King's Row Fireplace '74 Chevrolet 186 0 running
6 5 15 Buddy Baker R.C. Cola '73 Ford 185 98 rear end
7 20 83 Ramo Stott Smithville Farms '74 Chevrolet 185 0 running
8 13 28 Bobby Isaac Pylon Wiper Blades '74 Chevrolet 185 3 running
9 16 42 Marty Robbins Robbins Racing '74 Dodge 185 0 running
10 19 52 Earl Ross Carling '74 Chevrolet 185 0 running
11 23 2 Dave Marcis Deppe Enterprises '73 Dodge 184 0 running
12 11 48 James Hylton Nitro 9 '74 Chevrolet 183 2 running
13 27 96 Richard Childress L.C. Newton Trucking '73 Chevrolet 181 0 running
14 33 8 Ed Negre Negre Racing '74 Dodge 178 0 overheating
15 29 24 Cecil Gordon Gordon Racing '72 Chevrolet 178 0 running
16 30 07 Jerry Schild Rush & Associates '72 Chevrolet 177 0 running
17 10 79 Frank Warren Warren Racing '74 Dodge 177 0 running
18 37 64 Dick May Langley Racing '72 Ford 174 0 running
19 42 25 Roy Mayne Star City Body Shop '73 Dodge 170 0 running
20 36 56 Elmo Langley Bray Realty '72 Ford 169 0 running
21 14 93 Jackie Rogers Lemon Tree Inns '74 Chevrolet 167 0 engine
22 34 84 Johnny Ray H.C. Blackwell '72 Dodge 166 0 running
23 18 97 Red Farmer Long-Lewis '72 Ford 163 0 running
24 25 70 J.D. McDuffie Glenn's Landscaping '72 Chevrolet 162 0 overheating
25 39 73 Jerry Hansen Hansen Racing '72 Chevrolet 160 0 running
26 46 68 Alton Jones Crimson Dale Nursery '73 Chevrolet 159 0 running
27 40 19 Bob Burcham Gray Racing '73 Chevrolet 125 2 clutch
28 28 05 David Sisco Reliable Plumbing '74 Chevrolet 117 0 engine
29 41 32 Dick Brooks Simoniz '74 Dodge 109 0 steering
30 38 40 D.K. Ulrich Noel's Auto Sales '72 Chevrolet 109 0 ignition
31 45 80 Phil Finney Finney Racing '72 Chevrolet 100 0 engine
32 31 9 Tony Bettenhausen, Jr. Vita Fresh Orange Juice '72 Chevrolet 98 0 engine
33 12 31 Jim Vandiver Moss-Thornton '72 Dodge 80 0 lug bolt
34 22 90 Charlie Glotzbach Truxmore Industries '72 Ford 70 15 engine
35 7 14 Coo Coo Marlin Cunningham-Kelley '73 Chevrolet 67 9 brakes
36 35 10 Bill Champion Champion Racing '72 Ford 66 0 engine
37 43 66 Terry Link Mechanical Appliance '72 Pontiac 62 0 engine
38 44 46 Travis Tiller Precision Engine Machine '73 Dodge 56 0 engine
39 26 1 Neil Bonnett Coca-Cola '72 Chevrolet 46 0 engine
40 4 88 Donnie Allison DiGard Racing '74 Chevrolet 38 1 engine
41 21 35 Dan Daughtry DM Construction '72 Ford 36 0 engine
42 9 18 Joe Frasson Frasson Racing '74 Dodge 29 0 oil line
43 24 98 Richie Panch Tracmaster '72 Ford 21 0 engine
44 17 95 Darrell Waltrip Terminal Transport '74 Chevrolet 19 0 engine
45 48 09 A.J. Reno Elliott Racing '72 Ford 15 0 steering
46 6 06 Neil Castles Howard Furniture '73 Dodge 3 0 oil line
47 47 53 Johnny Barnes Hopper-Crews '73 Ford 1 0 crash
48 32 30 Walter Ballard Ballard Racing '74 Chevrolet 1 0 rear end
RACE DATA
Failed to Qualify:
Time of Race: ???
Fast Qualifier:
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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