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1978 Running of the Cracker 200
1978 Pepsi Challenge 200 Cracker 200.jpg
Held on November 26, 1978 at New Smyrna Speedway in Samsula, FL
199 L, 99.5 M, 160.195 KM - Shortened by Scoring Error

RESULTS
Fin St # Driver Sponsor Make Laps Led Status Pts
1 62 John Anderson Florida Equipment and Service Camaro 199 running
2 11M Dave Pletcher, Sr. Mitton Electric Camaro 198 running
3 7 Leroy Porter Amick Construction Csamaro 197 running
4 12 Steve Burgess Kadinger Auto Salvage Camaro 192 running
5 70 Mark Malcuit Malcuit Engines Camaro 192 running
6 98G Mark Gibson Martin's Auto Salvage Camaro 189 running
7 72 John Santo Santo Automotive Camaro 186 running
8 96 Jack Cook Bob's Space Racers Camaro 185 running
9 07 Clint Tabor Ski's Body Shop Camaro 181 running
10 71 Joe Middleton Canton Insurance Camaro 175 running
11 20 Dave McCabe Cape Auto Parts Nova 169 running
12 00 Vaughn Heath Capella Farms Chevelle 162 running
13 1 David Collins Tim's Performance Clinic Nova 161 running
14 99 Dick Trickle Superamerica Firebird 141 push rod
15 40 Paul Grynewicz Century Plumbing Camaro 119 rear end
16 88 Wayne Marshall Chevelle 111 running
17 43 Wayne Phillips Camaro 111 overheating
18 31 Don Burkhalter Salem Filters Camaro brake line
19 42 Tim Klein Camaro 73 fatigue
20 16 Mike Riley Laflaro's Auto Parts Nova 67 camshaft
21 11P Jimmy Crowe Ace Auto Parts Camaro 47 shifter
22 18 Mike Miller Dairyland Transport Olds 42 axle
23 37 Pete Leufkens Gearheart Sheet Metal Camaro 34 wreck
24 14 Mario Maresca Steel Fabricators Camaro 31 oil pressure
25 7X John Bush Camaro 16 overheating
26 21 Ronnie Pitts Mitton Electric Camaro 13 wreck
27 57 Chet Johnson Bill Shultz Chevrolet Nova 12 wreck
28 6 Bill Molenaar Ernie's Auto Camaro 9 engine
29 75 Bob Williams Troop's Mustang 0 out
RACE DATA
Failed to Qualify:
Time of Race: ???
Fast Qualifier: John Anderson - 18.760 sec.
Heat Winners:
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Margin of Victory:
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Cautions: ?? for ?? laps - not available
Lead Changes: ?? among ?? drivers - not available