1979 Northwestern Bank 400 NASCAR Winston Cup Series.jpg
Held on March 25, 1979 at North Wilkesboro Speedway in North Wilkesboro, NC
400 L, 250 M, 402.4 KM - Scheduled Distance

RESULTS
Fin St # Driver Sponsor Make Laps Led Status Pts
1 3 15 Bobby Allison Hodgdon, Moore Ford 400 51 running 180
2 7 43 Richard Petty STP Chevy 400 211 running 180
3 1 27 Benny Parsons Griffin Marine Chevy 400 34 running 170
4 5 2 Dale Earnhardt Rod Osterlund Chevy 400 9 running 165
5 4 88 Darrell Waltrip Gatorade Chevy 399 0 running 155
6 14 70 J.D. McDuffie Bailey Excavating Chevy 399 2 running 155
7 10 3 Richard Childress CRC Chemicals Chevy 397 11 running 151
8 11 28 Buddy Baker Spectra Chevy 397 2 running 147
9 2 11 Cale Yarborough Busch Oldsmobile 397 70 running 143
10 6 72 Joe Millikan Appliance Wheels Chevy 397 8 running 139
11 12 1 Donnie Allison Hawaiian Tropic Chevy 396 1 running 135
12 8 02 Dave Marcis Shoney's Chevy 396 1 running 132
13 17 05 Dick Brooks Bearfinder Oldsmobile 395 0 running 124
14 9 90 Ricky Rudd Truxmore Ford 392 0 running 121
15 30 44 Terry Labonte Stratagraph Chevy 391 0 running 118
16 15 48 James Hylton Palatine Automotive Parts Chevy 390 0 running 115
17 21 79 Frank Warren Native Tan Dodge 386 0 running 112
18 16 40 D.K. Ulrich Midwestern Farm Lines Buick 384 0 running 109
19 18 17 Roger Hamby Lowe's Stores Chevy 382 0 running 106
20 19 64 Tommy Gale Sunny King Ford & Honda Ford 372 0 running 103
21 24 19 Dick May Belden Asphalt Chevy 365 0 running 100
22 23 24 Cecil Gordon Gordon-Barnicle Oldsmobile 361 0 running 97
23 25 45 Baxter Price Chevy 359 0 running 94
24 27 87 Slick Johnson Don Satterfield Chevy 211 0 crash 91
25 13 67 Buddy Arrington Reid Trailer Sales Dodge 168 0 rear end 88
26 26 09 Nelson Oswald Bolton Auto Parts Chevy 142 0 crash 85
27 28 7 Earl Brooks Reid Trailer Sales Dodge 79 0 rear end
28 20 25 Ronnie Thomas 1st National City Travelers Checks Buick 40 0 crash 79
29 29 99 Bill Hollar Hollar Auto Parts Chevy 32 0 rear end 76
30 22 52 Jimmy Means Mr. Transmission Chevy 14 0 engine 73
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