AUGUSTA 100 April 18, 1970

Dennis Andrews
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04/21/15 06:51:14PM
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AUGUSTA 100

Augusta Raceway

Augusta, Ga.

Saturday, April 18, 1970

Grand American race #6 of 1970 was held at Augusta Raceway a 1/2 mile paved oval. Tiny Lund started on the pole with a record run of 21.02 seconds (85.633 MPH) and went on to win his fifth race in a row in a Ronnie Hopkins prepared Camaro. Lund garnered $1,000 of the $6,985 purse.

15 of the 23 starters were running at the finish.

Fin Srt Car # Driver Car Laps Reason out

1 1 55 Tiny Lund 69 Camaro 200 Running

2 5 42 Charlie Blanton 69 Camaro 200 Running

3 8 44 Ken Rush 69 Camaro 200 Running

4 15 88 T. C. Hunt 68 Camaro 197 Running

5 9 01 Tommy Andrews 69 Mustang 196 Running

6 3 21 Frank Sessoms 68 Camaro 195 Running

7 6 15 Wayne Andrews 68 Cougar 195 Running

8 14 0 Stan Starr, Jr. 68 Camaro 195 Running

9 7 75 Bobby Brack 68 Camaro 193 Running

10 12 92 Paul Tyler 69 Firebird 190 Running

11 13 8 Phil Wills 69 Camaro 189 Running

12 17 7 Jimmy Vaughn 69 Camaro 187 Running

13 19 26 Richard Childress 68 Camaro 181 Running

14 20 9 Stan Starr 68 Camaro 176 Running

15 4 41 Gary Myers 69 Mustang 175 Rear end

16 21 24 Bobby Wilson 68 Camaro 166 Running

17 11 87 Buck Baker 70 Firebird 131 Overheating

18 2 14 Jim Paschal 70 Javelin 127 Bkn. valve

19 22 27 Jerry Hufflin 68 Camaro 73 Clutch

20 18 54 Bobby Fleming 69 Camaro 64 Overheating

21 16 17 Ernie Shaw 68 Mustang 28 Overheating

22 10 59 Tom Pistone 70 Cougar 28 Oil press.

23 23 71 David Boggs 68 Camaro 1 Eng. Fail.


updated by @dennis-andrews: 12/05/16 04:00:58PM
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