1976 Winston Western 500 NASCAR Winston Cup Series.jpgNASCAR Winston West Series.jpg
Held on January 18, 1976 at Riverside International Raceway in Riverside, CA
191 L, 477.5 M, 768.393 KM - Scheduled Distance

RESULTS
Note: 1976 NASCAR Winston Cup Series drivers denoted in white rows, 1976 NASCAR Winston West Series in gold.
Fin St # Driver Sponsor Make Laps Led Status Pts
1 2 21 David Pearson Purolator Mercury 191 124 running
2 6 11 Cale Yarborough Holly Farms Chevy 191 5 running
3 26 38 Jimmy Insolo Martin's Union 76 Chevy 191 0 running
4 9 96 Ray Elder Racing Farmers Dodge 190 0 running
5 3 72 Benny Parsons King's Row Fireplace Chevy 189 14 running
6 12 54 Lennie Pond Pepsi-Cola Chevy 183 0 running
7 16 3 Richard Childress Kansas Jack Chevy 181 0 running
8 5 71 Dave Marcis K & K Insurance Dodge 180 9 running
9 22 48 James Hylton Nitro 9 Chevy 179 0 running
10 32 73 Bill Schmitt Old Milwaukee Chevy 177 0 running
11 23 79 Frank Warren Warren Racing Dodge 174 0 running
12 30 40 D.K. Ulrich Garden State Auto Chevy 174 0 running
13 19 7 Larry Esau McDuffie Racing Chevy 169 0 running
14 24 20 Ron Esau Ron Esau Racing Chevy 154 0 running
15 1 2 Bobby Allison CAM 2 Matador 149 18 engine
16 11 03 Chuck Bown Rose Auto Wrecking Dodge 141 3 rear end
17 34 8 Gary Matthews 10,000 RPM Speed Dodge 138 0 running
18 29 04 Eddie Bradshaw Bullhead City Sports Chevy 135 0 running
19 31 70 J.D. McDuffie McDuffie Racing Chevy 135 0 running
20 28 26 Carl Joiner Joiner Racing Chevy 116 0 engine
21 7 88 Darrell Waltrip Gatorade Chevy 92 0 engine
22 15 37 Chuck Wahl Excel Trailer Chevy 92 3 valve
23 14 24 Cecil Gordon Pruette Chevy 85 1 clutch
24 13 76 Hugh Pearson Wayne's Pump Service Chevy 83 0 engine
25 27 43 Richard Petty STP Dodge 83 14 engine
26 35 12 Bill Polich Bridal Veil Lumber Chevy 81 0 crash
27 20 13 Don Puskarich Oil Field Construction Chevy 75 0 engine
28 4 15 Buddy Baker Norris Industries Ford 73 0 engine
29 21 44 Gary Johnson Noble Auto Parts Dodge 72 0 engine
30 8 50 Hershel McGriff Stock Car Products Chevy 71 0 oil line
31 33 10 Johnny Ray Sunny King Ford 34 0 engine
32 10 68 Sonny Easley San Fernando Lumber Ford 32 0 engine
33 18 95 Dick Brooks Junior Miller Chevy 18 0 engine
34 25 55 Sam Beler Haddick's Towing Ford 15 0 crash
35 17 90 Harry Jefferson Jefferson Racing Ford 14 0 engine
RACE DATA
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Margin of Victory:
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Cautions: ?? for ?? laps - not available
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