1979 CRC Chemicals Rebel 500 NASCAR Winston Cup Series.jpg
Held on April 8, 1979 at Darlington Raceway in Darlington, SC
367 L, 501.322 M, 806.666 KM - Scheduled Distance

RESULTS
Fin St # Driver Sponsor Make Laps Led Status Pts
1 2 88 Darrell Waltrip Gatorade Chevy 367 242 running 185
2 6 43 Richard Petty STP Chevy 367 89 running 175
3 1 1 Donnie Allison Hawaiian Tropic Chevy 367 3 running 170
4 5 27 Benny Parsons Griffin Marine Chevy 365 0 running 160
5 7 28 Buddy Baker Spectra Chevy 365 0 running 155
6 9 11 Cale Yarborough Busch Oldsmobile 364 0 running 150
7 12 9 Bill Elliott Dahlonega Ford Sales Mercury 362 0 running 146
8 4 90 Ricky Rudd Truxmore Mercury 360 19 running 147
9 16 05 Dick Brooks Bearfinder Oldsmobile 360 0 running 138
10 20 72 Joe Millikan Appliance Wheels Chevy 358 0 running 134
11 21 19 Lennie Pond Belden Asphalt Chevy 356 0 running 130
12 19 40 D.K. Ulrich U.S. Army Chevy 354 0 running 127
13 10 12 Neil Bonnett Kencoal Mining Oldsmobile 352 0 running 124
14 27 75 Butch Hartman Hartman Autocar Chevy 351 0 running 121
15 17 48 James Hylton Palatine Automotive Parts Chevy 348 0 running 118
16 22 3 Richard Childress CRC Chemicals Chevy 342 0 running 115
17 18 79 Frank Warren Native Tan Dodge 340 0 running 112
18 34 8 Ed Negre Brooks Honda Sales Chrysler 340 0 running 109
19 26 70 J.D. McDuffie Bailey Excavating Chevy 338 0 running 106
20 35 45 Baxter Price Chevy 330 0 running 103
21 14 7 Al Holbert Holbert Porsche Chevy 308 0 crash 100
22 8 21 David Pearson Purolator Mercury 301 3 crash 102
23 13 2 Dale Earnhardt Rod Osterlund Chevy 300 4 running 99
24 36 25 Ronnie Thomas 1st National City Travelers Checks Chevy 286 0 running 91
25 29 67 Buddy Arrington Reid Trailer Sales Dodge 285 0 running 88
26 3 15 Bobby Allison Hodgdon, Moore Ford 246 6 engine 90
27 15 02 Dave Marcis Shoney's Chevy 193 1 engine 87
28 23 74 Bobby Wawak Chevy 165 0 engine 79
29 11 44 Terry Labonte Stratagraph Chevy 135 0 overheating 76
30 24 52 Jimmy Means Mr. Transmission Chevy 119 0 crash 73
31 30 24 Cecil Gordon Gordon-Barnicle Oldsmobile 109 0 engine 70
32 25 17 Roger Hamby Kings Inn Oldsmobile 87 0 engine 67
33 33 99 Dick May Hollar Auto Parts Chevy 87 0 engine 64
34 28 64 Tommy Gale Sunny King Ford & Honda Ford 71 0 engine 61
35 31 01 Earle Canavan Global Heat Exchanger Dodge 49 0 overheating 58
36 32 46 Travis Tiller Little B Coal Dodge 5 0 engine 55
RACE DATA
Failed to Qualify:
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Margin of Victory:
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Cautions: ?? for ?? laps - not available
Lead Changes: ?? among ?? drivers - not available