1979 Coca-Cola 500 NASCAR Winston Cup Series.jpg
Held on July 30, 1979 at Pocono Raceway in Long Pond, PA
200 L, 500 M, 804.6 KM - Scheduled Distance

RESULTS
Fin St # Driver Sponsor Make Laps Led Status Pts
1 2 11 Cale Yarborough Busch Chevy 200 61 running 180
2 10 43 Richard Petty STP Chevy 200 17 running 175
3 9 28 Buddy Baker W.I.N. Chevy 200 7 running 170
4 5 27 Benny Parsons Harrisburg East Mall Chevy 200 0 running 160
5 6 90 Ricky Rudd Truxmore Mercury 200 0 running 155
6 15 72 Joe Millikan Appliance Wheels Chevy 200 0 running 150
7 18 22 Darrell Waltrip Gatorade Chevy 200 62 running 156
8 7 21 Neil Bonnett Purolator Mercury 200 8 running 147
9 4 15 Bobby Allison Hodgdon, Moore Ford 199 1 running 143
10 16 30 Tighe Scott Russ Togs Buick 198 0 running 134
11 23 40 D.K. Ulrich Midwestern Farm Lines Chevy 197 0 running 130
12 39 3 Richard Childress CRC Chemicals Chevy 196 0 running 127
13 13 70 J.D. McDuffie Bailey Excavating Chevy 196 0 running 124
14 17 25 Ronnie Thomas Stone's Cafeteria Chevy 196 0 running 121
15 1 47 Harry Gant Race Hill Farm Chevy 195 1 running 123
16 20 52 Jimmy Means Mr. Transmission Chevy 194 0 running 115
17 24 64 Tommy Gale Sunny King Ford & Honda Ford 190 0 running 112
18 25 24 Cecil Gordon Oldsmobile 189 0 running 109
19 28 79 Frank Warren Native Tan Dodge 188 0 ignition 106
20 19 05 Dick Brooks Bearfinder Chevy 188 0 running 103
21 36 34 Steve Peles Chevy 187 0 running 100
22 21 67 Buddy Arrington Reid Trailer Sales Dodge 187 0 ignition 97
23 12 44 Terry Labonte Stratagraph Chevy 184 0 running 94
24 29 63 Jocko Maggiacomo Shaw Motors Oldsmobile 172 0 running 91
25 33 09 Nelson Oswald J & S Truck Service Chevy 168 0 engine 88
26 34 20 Rick Newsom MARS Oldsmobile 166 0 running 85
27 32 01 Earle Canavan Green's Auto Parts Dodge 140 0 engine 82
28 22 57 Dick May McClure Motors Ford 103 0 engine 79
29 3 2 Dale Earnhardt Rod Osterlund Chevy 98 43 crash 81
30 35 61 Wayne Broome Jim Norris Oldsmobile 92 0 engine 73
31 31 45 Baxter Price Iron Peddlers Chevy 88 0 engine 70
32 27 55 Wayne Watercutter Ward Racing Enterprises Chevy 48 0 crash
33 38 48 James Hylton Palatine Automotive Parts Chevy 40 0 engine 64
34 11 12 Lennie Pond Kencoal Mining Oldsmobile 15 0 steering 61
35 14 87 Gary Balough Fast Lane Ltd. Oldsmobile 9 0 clutch 58
36 37 23 Louis Gatto L & J Automotive Chevy 5 0 ignition 55
37 8 7 Al Holbert Holbert Porsche-Audi Chevy 1 0 crash 52
38 26 17 Roger Hamby Kings Inn Oldsmobile 1 0 crash 49
39 30 19 Steve Gray Belden Asphalt Chevy 1 0 crash 46
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