1976 American 500 NASCAR Winston Cup Series.jpg
Held on October 24, 1976 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 4 43 Richard Petty STP Dodge 492 193 running 185
2 11 54 Lennie Pond Pepsi-Cola Chevy 491 113 running 175
3 8 88 Darrell Waltrip Gatorade Chevy 489 0 running 165
4 7 2 Bobby Allison CAM 2 Mercury 489 0 running 160
5 9 11 Cale Yarborough Holly Farms Chevy 488 0 running 155
6 1 21 David Pearson Purolator Mercury 488 31 running 155
7 5 1 Donnie Allison Pat's Tire Service Chevy 486 1 fuel pump 151
8 12 90 Dick Brooks Truxmore Ford 486 0 running 142
9 15 92 Skip Manning Stratagraph Chevy 478 0 running 138
10 22 14 Coo Coo Marlin Cunningham-Kelley Chevy 474 0 running 134
11 18 55 Sonny Easley Haddick's Towing Ford 469 0 running 130
12 21 41 Grant Adcox Adcox-Kirby Chevy 468 0 running 127
13 32 8 Ed Negre Dodge 464 0 running 124
14 10 40 D.K. Ulrich Transit Damaged Freight Chevy 464 0 running 121
15 23 24 Cecil Gordon Transmissions Unlimited Chevy 461 0 running 118
16 17 67 Buddy Arrington Hickory Garage Dodge 460 0 running 115
17 25 30 Terry Bivins Clyde Lynn Chevy 459 0 running 112
18 31 20 Rick Newsom Gillespie Painting Ford 456 0 running 109
19 13 60 Jackie Rogers Red Dog's Chevy 454 0 running 106
20 24 05 David Sisco Chevy 450 0 running 103
21 29 7 Jack Donohue Thundercraft Boat Chevy 444 0 running 100
22 27 19 Frank Warren Belden Asphalt Chevy 434 0 running 97
23 28 52 Jimmy Means WIXC Chevy 432 0 running 94
24 26 64 Tommy Gale Elmo Langley Ford 423 0 running 91
25 2 71 Dave Marcis K & K Insurance Dodge 413 154 engine 93
26 36 33 J.D. McDuffie Handy's Transmission Chevy 389 0 engine 85
27 16 3 Richard Childress Kansas Jack Chevy 363 0 engine 82
28 3 15 Buddy Baker Norris Industries Ford 299 0 throttle 79
29 20 5 James Hylton Doc Faustina Dodge 171 0 rear end 76
30 35 25 Dick May Don Robertson Chevy 127 0 engine 73
31 6 72 Benny Parsons 1st National City Travelers Checks Chevy 117 0 engine 70
32 33 46 Travis Tiller Little B, C & K Coal Dodge 88 0 engine 67
33 14 36 Bobby Wawak Gwinn-Wawak Chevy 76 0 overheating 64
34 30 4 Gary Myers Hicks Pharmacy Chevy 5 0 engine 61
35 34 47 Bruce Hill Chevy 2 0 engine 58
36 19 49 Henley Gray G.C. Spencer Dodge 1 0 engine 55
RACE DATA
Failed to Qualify:
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Margin of Victory:
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Cautions: ?? for ?? laps - not available
Lead Changes: ?? among ?? drivers - not available