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Held on September 25, 1979 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 61 Richie Evans 120 83 running
2 6 Maynard Troyer 120 3 running
3 01 Gail Barber 120 0 running
4 69 Jim Shampine 119 0
5 24 Satch Worley 119 0
6 12 Ken Bouchard 119 0
7 90 Fred Harbach 118 0
8 07 Paul Radford 118 0
9 41 George Kent 117 0
10 15 Dan Jivanelli 117 0
11 4 Brian Ross 117 0
12 20 Bill Park 117 0
13 94 Rit Patchen 115 0
14 2 Phil Edwards 113 0
15 26 Tom Comerford 112 0
16 84 Frank Myroncuk 111 0
17 18 Greg Sacks 110 0
18 70 Tom Baldwin 104 0
19 04 Danny Mason 101 0
20 0 Johnny Bryant 93 1
21 1 Geoffrey Bodine 89 4
22 76 John Blewett, Jr. 89 3
23 8 Roger Griffith 85 0
24 73 Ralph Mariano 82 0
25 17 Charlie Rudolph 80 0
26 52 Doug Hewitt 67 0
27 66 Dave Thomas 65 11
28 23 Mike Casterline 65 0
29 62 Don Pratt 61 0
30 71 Don LaJoie 60 0
31 06 Sonny Seamon 60 0
32 11 Charlie Jarzombek 58 1
33 38 Jerry Cook 58 14
34 56 Jimmy Smith 58 0
35 40 Brett Bodine 57 0
36 9 George Wagner, Jr. 55 0
37 68 Jim Zacharias 51 0
38 3 Randy Hedger 50 0
39 50 Don Whalen 44 0
40 28 Jim Winks 44 0
41 31 Gary Winters 41 0
42 88 Bob Otto 37 0
43 22 Bob Riley 34 0
44 43 Dick Lappan 33 0
45 54 Eddie Bohn 33 0
46 44 Ron Martin 31 0
47 00 Bugs Stevens 31 0
48 48 Wayne Edwards 29 0
49 64 Tom Gush 25 0
50 37 Dave Kelly 18 0
51 33 Sonny Sanders 13 0
52 60 Dave Kotary 13 0
53 78 Fernando Espinel 13 0
54 82 Jim Hoffman 11 0
55 83 Tommy Sylvester 8 0
56 55 Mark Newton 8 0
57 77 Lenny Fisher 8 0
58 7 Ron Bouchard 7 0
59 21 Billy Griffin 6 0
60 29 Jimmy Spencer 0 0
RACE DATA
Failed to Qualify:
Time of Race: 2h:38:45
Fast Qualifier:
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Margin of Victory:
Average Speed: ??? mph
Cautions: 8 for 45 laps - (10-12 [Stall, Turn 2]; 15-21 [#28, 88, 60 - Crash, Turn 2]; 33-44 [oil & debris on track]; 52-54 [#17 - Crash]; 68 [#71 - Fire, Turn 2]; 95-99 [#0 - Engine]; 101-105 [#8 & #88 - Stall, Turn Two]; 112-116 [#18 - Crash, Turn Three]).
Lead Changes: 15 among 8 drivers - Richie Evans (1); Jerry Cook (2-7); Evans (8); Cook (9-16); Geoffrey Bodine (17-20); Evans (21-29); Charlie Jarzombek (30); Richie Evans (31-33); Dave Thomas (34-44); Evans (45-57); Maynard Troyer (58-59); Evans (60-65); John Blewett, Jr. (66-68); Johnny Bryant (69); Evans (70-95); Troyer (96); Evans (97-120).