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1979 Texan 250 USAC Stock Car Series.jpg
Held on November 11, 1979 at Texas World Speedway in College Station, TX
125 L, 250 M, 402.375 KM - Scheduled Distance

RESULTS
Fin St # Driver Sponsor Make Laps Led Status Pts
1 3 11 Bobby Allison AMC Matador AMC Matador 125 31 running
2 11 5 Richard Childress Childress Racing Oldsmobile 124 0 running
3 13 36 H.B. Bailey Bailey Racing Pontiac LeMans 124 1 running
4 1 51 A.J. Foyt Valvoline, DieHard, Gilmore Chevrolet Camaro 123 93 running
5 19 24 Ramo Stott G.W. Pierce Auto Parts Chevrolet Camaro 123 0 running
6 14 12 Bay Darnell Trailer Train Chevrolet Camaro 123 0 running
7 17 34 Bob Brevak Brevak Racing Chevrolet Camaro 122 0 running
8 22 57 Ricci Ware, Jr. BFI Waste Systems Chevrolet Camaro 119 0 running
9 9 81 Terry Ryan WAM Racing Chevrolet Camaro 119 0 running
10 21 3 Danny Darnell Motor Sports Limited Chevrolet Camaro 118 0 running
11 23 96 Clyde Dagit Merritt Racing Plymouth Volare 117 0 running
12 29 71 Eddie Scott Scott Racing Chevrolet Camaro 109 0 running
13 8 31 Dick Trickle Schwister Ford Ford Granada 107 0 ignition
14 15 97 Dean Roper Mueller Brothers Racing Pontiac Firebird 100 0 transmission
15 33 99 Gary Brooks Brooks Racing Chevrolet Chevette 94 0 running
16 30 4 Billy Hagan Hagan Racing Oldsmobile 92 0 engine
17 18 75 Herb Shannon Reet Racing Pontiac Ventura 92 0 oil leak
18 5 70 Joe Ruttman Ruttman Racing Pontiac Phoenix 70 0 engine
19 2 66 Rusty Wallace Childs Tire Pontiac Firebird 62 0 engine
20 28 55 Bill Meazell Meazell Racing Chevrolet Monte Carlo 56 0 shocks
21 20 25 Bill Venturini BV Racing Plymouth Volare 51 0 oil leak
22 16 42 Tom Waugh AMC AMC Matador 46 0 engine
23 31 69 Henry Jones Chevrolet Monte Carlo 42 0 transmission
24 32 61 George Giesen Giesen Auto Sales Dodge Magnum 42 0 piston
25 4 44 Terry Labonte Stratagraph Chevrolet Monte Carlo 39 0 accident
26 35 1 Earle Canavan Canavan Racing Dodge Magnum 37 0 rear end
27 34 38 Ricky Otts Otts Racing Buick Century 31 0 accident
28 26 30 Alan Sheppard Jerry's Auto Parts Chevrolet Chevelle 15 0 engine
29 27 87 Tommy Taylor Mueller Brothers Racing Dodge Magnum 14 0 engine
30 12 18 Randy Ogden Ogden Racing Buick 10 0 valve
31 10 2 Jimmy Finger Buick 3 0 oil leak
32 6 50 Bruce Hill Hill Racing Oldsmobile 2 0 engine
33 24 17 Gordon Blankenship Jesus Saves Dodge Magnum 2 0 bearing
34 36 78 Jim Seymour Ford 2 0 engine
35 25 8 Sal Tovella Sal's Auto Sales, Trailer Train Dodge Mirada 2 0 oil leak
36 7 52 Tom Williams Williams Racing Chevrolet Laguna 1 0 accident
RACE DATA
Failed to Qualify:
Time of Race: ???
Fast Qualifier:
Heat Winners: [[Special:FormEdit/Driver/{{{HeatWinners}}}|{{{HeatWinners}}}]]
Dash Winners: [[Special:FormEdit/Driver/{{{DashWinners}}}|{{{DashWinners}}}]]
Consi Winners: [[Special:FormEdit/Driver/{{{ConsiWinners}}}|{{{ConsiWinners}}}]]
Non-Qualifiers Race Winners: [[Special:FormEdit/Driver/{{{NonQualWinners}}}|{{{NonQualWinners}}}]]
Margin of Victory:
Average Speed: ??? mph
Cautions: ?? for ?? laps - not available
Lead Changes: ?? among ?? drivers - not available