1979 Los Angeles Times 500 NASCAR Winston Cup Series.jpgNASCAR Winston West Series.jpg
Held on November 18, 1979 at Ontario Motor Speedway in Ontario, CA
200 L, 500 M, 804.6 KM - Scheduled Distance

RESULTS
Note: 1979 NASCAR Winston Cup Series drivers denoted in white rows, 1979 NASCAR Winston West Series in gold.
Fin St # Driver Sponsor Make Laps Led Status Pts
1 2 27 Benny Parsons M.C. Anderson Chevy 200 56 running
2 3 15 Bobby Allison Hodgdon, Moore Ford 200 17 running
3 1 11 Cale Yarborough Busch Olds 200 55 running
4 4 28 Buddy Baker W.I.N. Chevy 200 39 running
5 5 43 Richard Petty STP Chevy 200 6 running
6 7 21 Neil Bonnett Purolator Mercury 200 0 running
7 13 05 Dick Brooks Nelson Malloch Chevy 200 16 running
8 10 88 Darrell Waltrip Gatorade Chevy 199 2 running
9 6 2 Dale Earnhardt Rod Osterlund Chevy 199 8 running
10 8 90 Ricky Rudd Truxmore Mercury 199 1 running
11 9 1 Donnie Allison Hawaiian Tropic Chevy 199 0 running
12 11 72 Joe Millikan Appliance Wheels Chevy 199 0 running
13 21 44 Terry Labonte Technicraft Olds 196 0 running
14 26 42 Kyle Petty STP Chevy 196 0 running
15 17 50 Bruce Hill Global Heat Exchanger Olds 196 0 running
16 23 3 Richard Childress CRC Chemicals Chevy 195 0 running
17 28 71 Dave Marcis Shoney's Chevy 195 0 running
18 15 73 Bill Schmitt Old Milwaukee Olds 194 0 running
19 25 67 Buddy Arrington Switzer Construction Dodge 194 0 running
20 19 47 Harry Gant Race Hill Farm Chevy 193 0 water pump
21 30 45 Roy Smith Iron Peddlers Olds 193 0 running
22 33 10 Tim Williamson ThermaSol Chevy 191 0 running
23 29 74 Hal Callentine Cal-Four Olds 191 0 running
24 31 24 Cecil Gordon Reliable RV Olds 190 0 running
25 34 79 Frank Warren Golden Bear Dodge 186 0 running
26 27 48 James Hylton Palatine Automotive Parts Chevy 153 0 brakes
27 18 25 Ronnie Thomas Stone's Cafeteria Chevy 147 0 engine
28 16 18 Randy Ogden Econ-Car Chevy 135 0 engine
29 12 12 Buck Simmons Kencoal Mining Chevy 123 0 transmission
30 37 22 Richard White Boulevard Automotive Chevy 121 0 running
31 20 70 J.D. McDuffie Bailey Excavating Chevy 104 0 engine
32 35 78 Jim Robinson San-Val Supply Chevy 104 0 ignition
33 22 40 D.K. Ulrich Midwestern Farm Lines Chevy 57 0 engine
34 36 64 Tommy Gale Sunny King Ford 49 0 running
35 24 31 John Rezek Curtis Payne Buick 38 0 crash
36 14 01 Jimmy Insolo Allstate Building Olds 36 0 engine
37 32 19 Vince Giamformaggio Belden Asphalt Chevy 26 0 engine
RACE DATA
Failed to Qualify: John Krebs
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