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1979 NASCAR Winston Cup Series Central




RACE LISTINGS
Race Date Track Winner
1
14 January 1979 Riverside, CA Darrell Waltrip
2
18 February 1979 Daytona Beach, FL Richard Petty
3
4 March 1979 Rockingham, NC Bobby Allison
4
11 March 1979 Richmond, VA Cale Yarborough
5
18 March 1979 Hampton, GA Buddy Baker
6
25 March 1979 North Wilkesboro, NC Bobby Allison
7
1 April 1979 Bristol, TN Dale Earnhardt
8
8 April 1979 Darlington, SC Darrell Waltrip
9
22 April 1979 Martinsville, VA Richard Petty
10
6 May 1979 Talladega, AL Bobby Allison
11
12 May 1979 Nashville, TN Cale Yarborough
12
20 May 1979 Dover, DE Neil Bonnett
13
27 May 1979 Concord, NC Darrell Waltrip
14
3 June 1979 College Station, TX Darrell Waltrip
15
10 June 1979 Riverside, CA Bobby Allison
16
17 June 1979 Brooklyn, MI Buddy Baker
17
4 July 1979 Daytona Beach, FL Neil Bonnett
18
14 July 1979 Nashville, TN Darrell Waltrip
19
30 July 1979 Long Pond, PA Cale Yarborough
20
5 August 1979 Talladega, AL Darrell Waltrip
21
19 August 1979 Brooklyn, MI Richard Petty
22
25 August 1979 Bristol, TN Darrell Waltrip
23
3 September 1979 Darlington, SC David Pearson
24
9 September 1979 Richmond, VA Bobby Allison
25
16 September 1979 Dover, DE Richard Petty
26
23 September 1979 Martinsville, VA Buddy Baker
27
7 October 1979 Concord, NC Cale Yarborough
28
14 October 1979 North Wilkesboro, NC Benny Parsons
29
21 October 1979 Rockingham, NC Richard Petty
30
4 November 1979 Hampton, GA Neil Bonnett
31
18 November 1979 Ontario, CA Benny Parsons
FINAL POINT STANDINGS
Fin Driver Pts St W T5 T10 Pole
1 Richard Petty 4830 31 5 23 27 1
2 Darrell Waltrip 4819 31 7 19 22 5
3 Bobby Allison 4633 31 5 18 22 3
4 Cale Yarborough 4604 31 4 19 22 1
5 Benny Parsons 4256 31 2 16 21 1
6 Joe Millikan 4014 31 0 5 20 1
7 Dale Earnhardt 3749 27 1 11 17 4
8 Richard Childress 3735 31 0 1 11 0
9 Ricky Rudd 3642 28 0 4 17 0
10 Terry Labonte 3615 31 0 2 13 0
11 Buddy Arrington 3589 31 0 1 7 0
12 D.K. Ulrich 3508 31 0 0 5 0
13 J.D. McDuffie 3473 31 0 1 7 0
14 James Hylton 3405 30 0 0 5 0
15 Buddy Baker 3249 26 3 12 15 7
16 Frank Warren 3199 31 0 0 3 0
17 Ronnie Thomas 2912 30 0 0 3 0
18 Tommy Gale 2795 28 0 0 1 0
19 Cecil Gordon 2737 28 0 0 0 0
20 Dave Marcis 2736 25 0 1 6 0
21 Harry Gant 2664 25 0 0 5 1
22 Dick Brooks 2622 27 0 1 8 0
23 Jimmy Means 2575 27 0 0 1 0
24 Donnie Allison 2508 20 0 7 10 1
25 Baxter Price 2364 24 0 0 0 0
26 Neil Bonnett 2223 21 3 4 6 4
27 Tighe Scott 1879 17 0 1 7 0
28 Bill Elliott 1548 13 0 1 5 0
29 Lennie Pond 1415 15 0 0 2 0
30 Dick May 1390 19 0 0 0 0
31 Roger Hamby 1231 13 0 0 0 0
32 David Pearson 1203 9 1 4 5 2
33 Coo Coo Marlin 613 7 0 0 2 0
34 Bruce Hill 594 7 0 0 0 0
35 Blackie Wangerin 571 7 0 0 0 0
36 Grant Adcox 560 6 0 0 0 0
37 Kyle Petty 559 5 0 0 1 0
38 Chuck Bown 523 7 0 0 2 0
39 John Anderson 496 4 0 1 1 0
40 Ralph Jones 477 6 0 0 0 0
41 Earle Canavan 456 7 0 0 0 0
42 Slick Johnson 431 4 0 0 1 0
42 Nelson Oswald 431 6 0 0 0 0
44 Dave Watson 413 4 0 0 1 0
45 Al Holbert 402 6 0 0 1 0
46 Bobby Wawak 376 4 0 0 0 0
47 Jody Ridley 374 3 0 1 2 0
48 Bill Hollar 371 5 0 0 0 0
49 Rick Newsom 355 4 0 0 0 0
50 Bill Schmitt 342 3 0 1 1 0
51 Ed Negre 336 3 0 0 0 0
52 John Kennedy 322 5 0 0 0 0
53 Tim Williamson 320 3 0 0 1 0
54 Richard White 264 3 0 0 0 0
55 Jimmy Insolo 258 3 0 0 0 0
56 H.B. Bailey 255 4 0 0 0 0
57 Elmo Langley 246 2 0 0 0 0
58 Jim Robinson 240 3 0 0 0 0
59 Henry Jones 237 3 0 0 0 0
60 Steve Spencer 230 2 0 0 0 0
61 Travis Tiller 229 4 0 0 0 0
62 Jim Vandiver 225 4 0 0 0 0
63 Bill Elswick 221 3 0 0 0 0
64 Jack Ingram 219 4 0 0 0 0
65 Jimmy Finger 213 3 0 0 0 0
66 Bob Burcham 212 2 0 0 0 0
66 Wayne Watercutter 212 3 0 0 0 0
68 Mike Potter 209 4 0 0 0 0
68 John Rezek 209 4 0 0 0 0
70 Marty Robbins 207 3 0 0 0 0
71 Steve Peles 203 2 0 0 0 0
72 Bill Dennis 200 2 0 0 0 0
73 Buck Simmons 197 2 0 0 0 0
74 Dave Dion 191 2 0 0 0 0
75 Mike Kempton 185 2 0 0 0 0
76 Vince Giamformaggio 176 2 0 0 0 0
77 Connie Saylor 170 2 0 0 0 0
78 Paul Fess 164 2 0 0 0 0
79 Sandy Satullo 155 2 0 0 0 0
80 David Sosebee 146 3 0 0 0 0
81 Jim Thirkettle 142 1 0 0 1 0
81 Norm Palmer 142 1 0 0 1 0
83 Geoffrey Bodine 139 3 0 0 0 0
84 Louis Gatto 137 2 0 0 0 0
85 Steve Pfeifer 134 3 0 0 0 0
86 Sterling Marlin 123 1 0 0 0 0
87 Butch Hartman 121 1 0 0 0 0
88 Al Elmore 118 1 0 0 0 0
88 Ed Hale 118 1 0 0 0 0
90 Skip Manning 116 2 0 0 0 0
90 Keith Davis 116 2 0 0 0 0
90 Gary Balough 116 3 0 0 0 0
93 Kevin Housby 115 1 0 0 0 0
93 Ernie Shaw 115 1 0 0 0 0
95 Billy Hagan 112 1 0 0 0 0
95 Steve Moore 112 1 0 0 0 0
97 Nestor Peles 106 1 0 0 0 0
97 Dick Whalen 106 1 0 0 0 0
99 Lawrence Fields 103 1 0 0 0 0
99 John Borneman 103 1 0 0 0 0
101 Roy Smith 100 1 0 0 0 0
102 Don Graham 97 1 0 0 0 0
102 Larry Isley 97 1 0 0 0 0
102 Jerry Jolly 97 1 0 0 0 0
105 Hal Callentine 94 2 0 0 0 0
105 Harry Goularte 94 1 0 0 0 0
107 Robert Tartaglia 91 1 0 0 0 0
107 Jocko Maggiacomo 91 1 0 0 0 0
107 Jim Hurlbert 91 1 0 0 0 0
110 Joey Arrington 85 1 0 0 0 0
111 Rick McCray 82 1 0 0 0 0
112 Butch Lindley 79 1 0 0 0 0
112 Don Puskarich 79 1 0 0 0 0
112 John Utsman 79 1 0 0 0 0
115 Dick Kranzler 76 1 0 0 0 0
116 Wayne Broome 73 2 0 0 0 0
117 Don Noel 70 1 0 0 0 0
117 Bobby Fisher 70 1 0 0 0 0
119 Glenn Jarrett 67 2 0 0 0 0
119 Bill Meazell 67 1 0 0 0 0
121 Billy Smith 64 1 0 0 0 0
122 Bobby Brack 63 1 0 0 0 0
123 Chris Monoleos 61 1 0 0 0 0
124 Bub Strickler 55 1 0 0 0 0
124 Bill Seifert 55 1 0 0 0 0
124 Jeff Halverson 55 1 0 0 0 0
127 Richard Brickhouse 46 1 0 0 0 0
127 Steve Gray 46 1 0 0 0 0
127 Butch Mock 46 1 0 0 0 0
130 Ron Hutcherson 40 1 0 0 0 0
Randy Ogden 3 0 0 0 0
Claude Ballot-Lena 2 0 0 0 0
A.J. Foyt 2 0 1 2 0
Freddy Smith 2 0 0 0 0
Darrell Basham 1 0 0 0 0
Earl Brooks 1 0 0 0 0
Bill Green 1 0 0 0 0
Ferrel Harris 1 0 0 0 0
John Haver 1 0 0 0 0
Jimmy Hindman 1 0 0 0 0
Melvin Revis 1 0 0 0 0
Al Rudd, Jr. 1 0 0 0 0
NON-QUALIFIERS
Note: Did Not Receive Any Driver Points for DNQs. Sorted by last name
Woody Fisher 0 0 0 0 0
Jim Hurtubise 0 0 0 0 0
John Krebs 0 0 0 0 0
Bobby Ligarski 0 0 0 0 0
Jan Opperman 0 0 0 0 0
Don Satterfield 0 0 0 0 0
Morgan Shepherd 0 0 0 0 0
Richard Ulbricht 0 0 0 0 0