1978 Volunteer 500 NASCAR Winston Cup Series.jpg
Held on August 26, 1978 at Bristol Motor Speedway in Bristol, TN
500 L, 266.5 M, 429 KM - Scheduled Distance

RESULTS
Fin St # Driver Sponsor Make Laps Led Status Pts
1 4 11 Cale Yarborough 1st National City Travelers Checks Oldsmobile 500 327 running 185
2 3 72 Benny Parsons 1st National City Travelers Checks Oldsmobile 500 65 running 175
3 2 88 Darrell Waltrip Gatorade Chevy 499 46 running 170
4 12 90 Dick Brooks Truxmore Ford 497 0 running 160
5 11 43 Richard Petty STP Chevy 495 2 running 160
6 9 2 Dave Marcis Rod Osterlund Chevy 495 0 running 150
7 13 3 Richard Childress Kansas Jack Oldsmobile 494 24 running 151
8 5 70 J.D. McDuffie Bailey Excavating Chevy 481 0 running 142
9 10 40 D.K. Ulrich Midwestern Farm Lines Chevy 477 0 running 138
10 15 17 Roger Hamby Hamby-Ellis Chevy 477 0 running 134
11 7 25 Ronnie Thomas Louise Smith Chevy 476 0 running 130
12 21 67 Buddy Arrington Falls Radiator Dodge 475 0 running 127
13 26 24 Cecil Gordon Transmissions Unlimited Chevy 469 0 running 124
14 19 4 Gary Myers Spencer's Baby Wear Chevy 465 0 running 121
15 24 79 Frank Warren Native Tan Dodge 458 0 running 118
16 22 45 Baxter Price Chevy 453 0 running 115
17 16 48 James Hylton Palatine Automotive Parts Chevy 438 0 running 112
18 8 8 Ferrel Harris Autowize Chevy 425 0 running 109
19 23 52 Jimmy Means Means Racing Chevy 353 0 ignition 106
20 14 5 Neil Bonnett Armor All Chevy 287 0 engine 103
21 20 64 Tommy Gale Sunny King Ford & Honda Ford 279 0 engine 100
22 6 15 Bobby Allison Norris Industries Ford 253 6 engine 102
23 17 30 Tighe Scott Russ Togs Chevy 232 0 spindle 94
24 29 09 Nelson Oswald Chevy 195 0 flagged 91
25 18 19 Dick May Belden Asphalt Chevy 123 0 crash 88
26 1 54 Lennie Pond W.I.N., Inc. Oldsmobile 103 30 handling 90
27 25 97 Ralph Jones Jones Supply Ford 37 0 engine 82
28 27 74 Bobby Wawak Booher Farms Chevy 13 0 transmission 79
29 30 7 Ed Negre Sam Dell Dodge 3 0 clutch 76
30 28 36 Bill Green B & G Chevy 0 0 crash 73
RACE DATA
Failed to Qualify:
Time of Race: ???
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Margin of Victory:
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Cautions: ?? for ?? laps - not available
Lead Changes: ?? among ?? drivers - not available