1979 NAPA National 500 NASCAR Winston Cup Series.jpg
Held on October 7, 1979 at Charlotte Motor Speedway in Concord, NC
334 L, 501 M, 806.276 KM - Scheduled Distance

RESULTS
Fin St # Driver Sponsor Make Laps Led Status Pts
1 4 11 Cale Yarborough Busch Chevy 334 58 running 180
2 6 15 Bobby Allison Hodgdon, Moore Ford 333 61 running 175
3 3 88 Darrell Waltrip Gatorade Chevy 332 26 running 170
4 9 43 Richard Petty STP Chevy 332 11 running 165
5 7 1 Donnie Allison Hawaiian Tropic Chevy 331 0 running 155
6 5 27 Benny Parsons M.C. Anderson Chevy 331 22 running 155
7 13 9 Bill Elliott Yandle, Thermol King Mercury 330 1 running 151
8 20 05 Dick Brooks Comp Con Chevy 328 0 running 142
9 17 40 D.K. Ulrich U.S. Army Buick 327 0 running 138
10 8 2 Dale Earnhardt Rod Osterlund Chevy 327 55 running 139
11 21 90 Ricky Rudd Truxmore Mercury 327 0 running 130
12 32 67 Buddy Arrington Reid Trailer Sales Dodge 324 0 running 127
13 28 30 Tighe Scott Russ Togs Buick 324 0 running 124
14 18 3 Richard Childress CRC Chemicals Chevy 324 2 running 126
15 14 44 Terry Labonte Stratagraph Chevy 323 0 running 118
16 16 08 John Anderson Draime Race Engines Chevy 322 1 running 120
17 27 57 Dick May McClure Motors Ford 322 0 running 112
18 37 42 Kyle Petty STP Dodge 321 0 running 109
19 30 79 Frank Warren Almeda Auto Parts Dodge 320 0 running 106
20 10 47 Harry Gant Race Hill Farm Chevy 319 7 engine 108
21 34 64 Tommy Gale Sunny King Ford & Honda Ford 311 0 running 100
22 38 70 J.D. McDuffie Bailey Excavating Chevy 309 0 running 97
23 36 4 James Hylton Palatine Automotive Parts Chevy 308 0 running 94
24 29 45 Baxter Price Iron Peddlers Oldsmobile 302 0 running 91
25 2 28 Buddy Baker W.I.N. Chevy 282 79 crash 98
26 39 77 Jody Ridley Sunny King Ford & Honda Mercury 281 0 engine 85
27 40 81 David Sosebee Gober Sosebee Chevy 249 0 crash 82
28 23 31 John Rezek RPM Enterprises Oldsmobile 239 0 running 79
29 12 72 Joe Millikan Appliance Wheels Chevy 223 0 steering 76
30 33 17 Steve Pfeifer Kings Inn Chevy 198 0 running 73
31 1 21 Neil Bonnett Purolator Mercury 184 9 engine 75
32 22 19 Cecil Gordon Natural Light Chevy 155 0 clutch 67
33 11 68 Chuck Bown Boy Scouts Special Chevy 112 0 engine
34 31 89 Jim Vandiver O.L. Nixon Oldsmobile 101 1 crash
35 24 75 Bobby Brack RahMoc Enterprises Chevy 70 1 crash 63
36 15 12 Jack Ingram Ramey's Chevy City Chevy 59 0 engine
37 25 71 Dave Marcis Shoney's Chevy 26 0 crash 52
38 26 25 Ronnie Thomas Stone's Cafeteria Chevy 16 0 engine 49
39 35 16 Richard Brickhouse Pender Auto Parts Oldsmobile 15 0 engine 46
40 19 14 Jimmy Means Cunningham-Kelley Chevy 1 0 handling 43
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