1978 Gwyn Staley 400 NASCAR Winston Cup Series.jpg
Held on April 16, 1978 at North Wilkesboro Speedway in North Wilkesboro, NC
400 L, 250 M, 402.4 KM - Scheduled Distance

RESULTS
Fin St # Driver Sponsor Make Laps Led Status Pts
1 2 88 Darrell Waltrip Gatorade Chevy 400 146 running 185
2 7 43 Richard Petty STP Dodge 400 129 running 175
3 1 72 Benny Parsons 1st National City Travelers Checks Chevy 399 120 running 170
4 5 54 Lennie Pond W.I.N., Inc. Chevy 399 1 running 165
5 6 2 Dave Marcis Shoney's Chevy 398 0 running 155
6 3 15 Bobby Allison Norris Industries Ford 397 1 running 155
7 14 70 J.D. McDuffie Bailey Excavating Chevy 390 0 running 146
8 9 90 Dick Brooks Truxmore Ford 390 0 running 142
9 10 92 Skip Manning Stratagraph Chevy 389 0 running 138
10 17 3 Richard Childress Kansas Jack Oldsmobile 388 0 running 134
11 16 67 Buddy Arrington Reid Trailer Sales Dodge 384 0 running 130
12 12 48 James Hylton Hylton Engineering Chevy 382 0 running 127
13 11 40 D.K. Ulrich Chevy 375 0 running 124
14 24 52 Jimmy Means Means Racing Chevy 374 0 running 121
15 23 8 Ed Negre Dodge 372 0 running 118
16 28 74 Joe Booher Bobby Wawak Chevy 371 0 running 115
17 22 24 Cecil Gordon Transmissions Unlimited Chevy 370 0 running 112
18 29 19 Dick May Henley Gray Chevy 354 0 running 109
19 25 45 Baxter Price Chevy 346 0 running 106
20 21 4 Gary Myers Spencer's Baby Wear Chevy 295 0 oil leak 103
21 20 25 Ronnie Thomas Don Robertson Chevy 279 0 handling 100
22 13 79 Frank Warren Native Tan Dodge 245 0 wheel 97
23 19 17 Roger Hamby Hamby-Ellis Chevy 214 0 running 94
24 8 5 Neil Bonnett Armor All Dodge 187 1 engine 96
25 15 30 Tighe Scott Scotty's Fashions Chevy 150 0 overheating 88
26 4 11 Cale Yarborough 1st National City Travelers Checks Oldsmobile 120 2 overheating 90
27 18 64 Tommy Gale Sunny King Ford & Honda Ford 79 0 engine 82
28 27 29 Bill Hollar Hollar Auto Parts Chevy 76 0 quit 79
29 26 0 John Kennedy Avanti CB Ford 34 0 rear end 76
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