1979 Richmond 400 NASCAR Winston Cup Series.jpg
Held on March 11, 1979 at Richmond International Raceway in Richmond, VA
400 L, 300 M, 482.8 KM - Scheduled Distance

RESULTS
Fin St # Driver Sponsor Make Laps Led Status Pts
1 9 11 Cale Yarborough Busch Oldsmobile 400 178 running 180
2 1 15 Bobby Allison Hodgdon, Moore Ford 400 220 running 180
3 3 88 Darrell Waltrip Gatorade Chevy 399 0 running 165
4 2 27 Benny Parsons M.C. Anderson Chevy 399 0 running 160
5 7 43 Richard Petty STP Chevy 399 0 running 155
6 16 72 Joe Millikan Hayes Jewelers Chevy 397 0 running 150
7 8 70 J.D. McDuffie Bailey Excavating Chevy 397 2 running 146
8 5 44 Terry Labonte Stratagraph Chevy 395 0 running 142
9 11 1 Donnie Allison Hawaiian Tropic Chevy 394 0 running 138
10 14 40 D.K. Ulrich Midwestern Farm Lines Buick 391 0 running 134
11 15 90 Ricky Rudd Truxmore Chevy 390 0 running 130
12 29 48 James Hylton Palatine Automotive Parts Chevy 390 0 running 127
13 4 2 Dale Earnhardt Rod Osterlund Chevy 390 0 running 124
14 12 54 Lennie Pond Brenco Bearings Oldsmobile 387 0 running 121
15 20 67 Buddy Arrington Reid Trailer Sales Dodge 385 0 running 118
16 10 02 Dave Marcis Shoney's Chevy 385 0 running 115
17 22 25 Ronnie Thomas 1st National City Travelers Checks Buick 384 0 running 112
18 17 37 Dave Watson AMSOIL Chevy 383 0 running 109
19 13 29 Dave Dion Merrimack Lincoln-Mercury Ford 380 0 running 106
20 28 19 Joe Fields Belden Asphalt Chevy 379 0 running 103
21 23 79 Frank Warren Native Tan Dodge 371 0 running 100
22 26 64 Tommy Gale Sunny King Ford & Honda Ford 360 0 running 97
23 24 45 Baxter Price Chevy 311 0 running 94
24 30 9 Bill Hollar Hollar Auto Parts Chevy 307 0 engine 91
25 27 24 Cecil Gordon Gordon-Barnicle Oldsmobile 259 0 rear end 88
26 18 3 Richard Childress CRC Chemicals Chevy 238 0 engine 85
27 25 52 Jimmy Means Mr. Transmission Chevy 199 0 rear end 82
28 19 05 Dick Brooks Bearfinder Oldsmobile 180 0 rear end 79
29 6 28 Buddy Baker Spectra Chevy 167 0 rear end 76
30 21 17 Roger Hamby Hamby-Ellis Chevy 68 0 overheating 73
RACE DATA
Failed to Qualify:
Time of Race: ???
Fast Qualifier:
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Margin of Victory:
Average Speed: ??? mph
Cautions: ?? for ?? laps - not available
Lead Changes: ?? among ?? drivers - not available