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Held on October 9, 1977 at Pocono Raceway in Long Pond, PA
120 L, 300 M, 482.76 KM - Scheduled Distance

RESULTS
Fin St # Driver Sponsor Make Laps Led Status Pts
1 6 Maynard Troyer Mustang 120 9 running
2 1 Geoffrey Bodine Mustang 120 81 running
3 Richie Evans Mustang 120 0 running
4 Fred DeSarro Vega 120 0 running
5 Ron Bouchard Vega 120 0 running
6 Jerry Makara Camaro 120 4 running
7 Johnny Bryant Gremlin 120 0 running
8 Roger Watt Vega 120 1 running
9 Dean Hoag Pinto 120 0 running
10 Roger Treichler Vega 120 0 running
11 Paul Radford Pinto 120 0 running
12 Sonny Seamon Vega 119 0 running
13 Charlie Jarzombek Vega 119 0 running
14 Roger Griffith Vega 118 0 running
15 Jim Shampine Colt 118 0 running
16 Buzzie Reutimann Vega 118 0 running
17 Bob Riley Firebird 118 0 running
18 John Blewett, Jr. Vega 118 0 running
19 Don LaJoie Mustang 117 0 running
20 Frank Myroncuk Camaro 117 0 running
21 Jamie Tomaino Vega 117 0 running
22 Ted Wesnofske Hornet 116 0 wreck
23 Tom Elliott Pinto 115 0 running
24 Don Yeingst Baracuda 115 0 running
25 Bill Park Camaro 115 0 running
26 Gary Winters Mustang 115 0 valve
27 Jim Winks Gremlin 112 0 running
28 Buddy Bennett Camaro 110 0 oil pan
29 Merv Treichler Monza 106 10 rear end
30 Sonny Sanders Vega 101 0 engine
31 Bob Lane Pinto 98 0 running
32 Bob Park Firebird 93 0 stalled
33 Tom Green Pinto 90 0 engine
34 Bob Wearing Monza 87 0 distributor
35 38 Jerry Cook Monza 86 15 ball joint
36 Roger Pierce Monza 86 0 oil pressure
37 Bill Cane Chevette 77 0 wreck
38 Satch Worley Monza 73 0 engine
39 Graeme Bolia Mustang 72 0 engine
40 Bentley Warren Gremlin 60 0 torsion bar
41 Jim Zacharias Camaro 60 0 engine
42 Charlie Kremer, Jr. Pinto 57 0 wreck
43 Lenny Fisher 52 0 wreck
44 Gary McDonald Pinto 52 0 clutch
45 George Kent Pinto 50 0 engine
46 Dick Caso Monza 48 0 brakes
47 S.J. Evonsion Vega 40 0 engine
48 Fred Harbach Pinto 38 0 vibration
49 Bill Owens 37 0 engine
50 Lee Bray Capri 27 0 wreck
51 Mark Newton Vega 25 0 engine
52 Jerry Dostie Mustang 25 0 engine
53 Bugs Stevens Gremlin 25 0 engine
54 Dave Nichols Monza 18 0 engine
55 Bay Darnell Camaro 11 0 wreck
56 Tommy Sylvester Pinto 11 0 wreck
57 Ralph Mariano Camaro 11 0 oil pressure
58 Don Howe Vega 6 0 engine
59 Mike DiRoma Fastback 3 0 engine
60 John Anderson Gremlin 2 0 engine
RACE DATA
Failed to Qualify: Mike Casterline, Wayne Edwards , Bob Hendrickson, Don Diffendorf, Bob Otto, Gene Bergin, Ed Spencer, Don Dorman, Dave Machuga, Billy Elkins, John Pasquence, Roger Hill, Matty Ricco, Joseph Chowansky, Hal Browning, Tom Leeson, Thomas Whitney, Blackie Watt
Time of Race: 3h:08:00
Fast Qualifier: Geoffrey Bodine - 57.380 sec.
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Margin of Victory:
Average Speed: ??? mph
Cautions: ?? for ?? laps - (7-10 [oil on track]; 12-15 [Darnell & Sylvester, accident]; 20-23 [Bray, spin, frontstretch]; 27-30 [Newton, fire, front stretch]; 31-35 [Bray, spin, front stretch]; 40-45 [Evonsion, spin, turn one]; 56-59 [Kremer, accident, turn two]; 60-68 [debris]; 76-77 [Cane, accident, turn two]; 82-85 [accident, front stretch]; 90-93 [debris]; 104-106 [Kremer, wreck, turn three]; 117-120 [Wesnofske, accident, turn two]).
Lead Changes: 11 among 7 drivers - Geoffrey Bodine (1-40); Jerry Cook (41-48); Maynard Troyer (49-51); Cook (52-53); Troyer (54-56); Merv Treichler (57-66); Cook (67-71); Bodine (72-82); Roger Watt (83); Jerry Makara (84-87); Bodine (88-117); Troyer (118-120).