1978 NAPA National 500 NASCAR Winston Cup Series.jpg
Held on October 8, 1978 at Charlotte Motor Speedway in Concord, NC
334 L, 501 M, 806.276 KM - Scheduled Distance

RESULTS
Fin St # Driver Sponsor Make Laps Led Status Pts
1 8 15 Bobby Allison Norris Industries Ford 334 108 running 185
2 10 88 Darrell Waltrip Gatorade Chevy 334 4 running 175
3 12 2 Dave Marcis Rod Osterlund Chevy 334 5 running 170
4 5 1 Donnie Allison Hawaiian Tropic Chevy 334 15 running 165
5 1 21 David Pearson Purolator Mercury 333 35 running 160
6 4 54 Lennie Pond W.I.N., Inc. Chevy 330 0 running 150
7 6 14 Coo Coo Marlin Cunningham-Kelley Chevy 330 3 running 151
8 34 57 Dick May McClure Motors Ford 326 0 running 142
9 19 3 Richard Childress CRC Chemicals Oldsmobile 325 0 running 138
10 14 90 Dick Brooks Truxmore Mercury 325 0 fuel pump 134
11 22 70 J.D. McDuffie Bailey Excavating Chevy 324 0 running 130
12 36 30 Tighe Scott Russ Togs Chevy 322 0 running 127
13 15 05 Bruce Hill Bearfinder Oldsmobile 321 0 running 124
14 33 67 Buddy Arrington Reid Trailer Sales Dodge 321 0 running 121
15 37 48 James Hylton Palatine Automotive Parts Chevy 320 0 running 118
16 32 49 Connie Saylor Lady & Son Auction Dodge 320 0 running 115
17 26 9 Bill Elliott Dahlonega Ford Sales Mercury 319 0 engine 112
18 35 17 Roger Hamby Hamby-Ellis Chevy 318 0 running 109
19 7 12 Harry Gant Autosense Chevy 317 0 engine
20 23 16 Glenn Jarrett Bealer Wholesale, Budweiser Oldsmobile 317 0 running 103
21 38 81 Ed Negre Jones Chrysler-Plymouth Chrysler 311 0 running 100
22 2 11 Cale Yarborough 1st National City Travelers Checks Oldsmobile 311 59 running 102
23 13 22 Ricky Rudd Busch Chevy 308 0 running 94
24 16 92 Terry Labonte Duck Industries Chevy 293 0 engine 91
25 27 79 Frank Warren Native Tan Dodge 278 0 transmission 88
26 40 75 Butch Mock RahMoc Enterprises Chevy 254 0 running 85
27 9 43 Richard Petty STP Chevy 220 102 ignition 87
28 3 72 Benny Parsons 1st National City Travelers Checks Oldsmobile 186 3 crash 84
29 25 96 Baxter Price Cardinal Tractor Ford 179 0 engine 76
30 17 5 Neil Bonnett Armor All Chevy 172 0 transmission 73
31 24 64 Tommy Gale Sunny King Ford & Honda Ford 159 0 engine 70
32 20 00 John Utsman Lady & Son Auction Chevy 125 0 crash 67
33 29 41 Grant Adcox Krystal Chevy 116 0 crash 64
34 11 27 Buddy Baker NAPA Chevy 110 0 ignition 61
35 31 68 Janet Guthrie Kings Mountain Truck Plaza Buick 110 0 steering 58
36 39 28 Jerry Jolly Ski Machine Buick 96 0 crash 55
37 18 19 Bill Dennis Belden Asphalt Chevy 66 0 clutch 52
38 28 8 Skip Manning Autowize Chevy 59 0 engine 49
39 30 99 Dick Trickle Puro Racing Ford 24 0 engine 46
40 21 71 Bobby Fisher Stroh's Beer Chevy 3 0 engine 43
RACE DATA
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Margin of Victory:
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Cautions: ?? for ?? laps - not available
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