1979 CRC Chemicals 500 NASCAR Winston Cup Series.jpg
Held on September 16, 1979 at Dover International Speedway in Dover, DE
500 L, 500 M, 804.5 KM - Scheduled Distance

RESULTS
Fin St # Driver Sponsor Make Laps Led Status Pts
1 4 43 Richard Petty STP Chevy 500 110 running 180
2 7 1 Donnie Allison Hawaiian Tropic Chevy 500 73 running 175
3 12 11 Cale Yarborough Busch Chevy 500 227 running 175
4 10 28 Buddy Baker W.I.N. Chevy 499 1 running 165
5 9 72 Joe Millikan Appliance Wheels Chevy 499 0 running 155
6 6 15 Bobby Allison Hodgdon, Moore Ford 496 0 running 150
7 15 71 Dave Marcis Shoney's Chevy 496 0 running 146
8 14 90 Ricky Rudd Truxmore Ford 496 0 running 142
9 1 2 Dale Earnhardt Rod Osterlund Chevy 495 46 running 143
10 16 30 Tighe Scott Russ Togs Buick 487 0 running 134
11 13 08 John Anderson Russ Draime Chevy 486 0 running 130
12 24 40 D.K. Ulrich Midwestern Farm Lines Chevy 480 0 running 127
13 18 3 Richard Childress CRC Chemicals Chevy 477 0 running 124
14 21 48 James Hylton Palatine Automotive Parts Oldsmobile 476 0 running 121
15 23 64 Tommy Gale Sunny King Ford & Honda Ford 473 0 running 118
16 30 52 Jimmy Means Mr. Transmission Chevy 472 0 running 115
17 25 17 Roger Hamby Kings Inn Chevy 471 0 running 112
18 27 79 Frank Warren Kruger Trailers Dodge 467 0 running 109
19 29 34 Nestor Peles Steve Peles Chevy 465 0 running 106
20 31 24 Cecil Gordon Oldsmobile 463 0 running 103
21 5 21 Neil Bonnett Purolator Mercury 456 37 running 105
22 8 27 Benny Parsons M.C. Anderson Chevy 454 6 running 102
23 19 19 Lennie Pond Belden Asphalt Chevy 451 0 running 94
24 22 25 Ronnie Thomas Stone's Cafeteria Chevy 437 0 running 91
25 11 44 Terry Labonte Stratagraph Chevy 373 0 crash 88
26 17 05 Dick Brooks Nelson Malloch Chevy 362 0 overheating 85
27 20 70 J.D. McDuffie Bailey Excavating Chevy 358 0 engine 82
28 3 47 Harry Gant Race Hill Farm Chevy 351 0 transmission 79
29 2 88 Darrell Waltrip Gatorade Chevy 307 0 running 76
30 33 99 Bill Hollar Hollar Auto Parts Chevy 173 0 engine 73
31 32 45 Baxter Price Iron Peddlers Chevy 156 0 running 70
32 26 67 Buddy Arrington Reid Trailer Sales Dodge 132 0 coil 67
33 28 01 Earle Canavan Python Dodge 52 0 oil leak 64
34 36 58 Dick May Don Satterfield Oldsmobile 11 0 handling 61
35 35 20 Rick Newsom MARS Oldsmobile 1 0 crash 58
36 34 13 Jeff Halverson Chevy 1 0 crash 55
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