Bowman-Gray Results, July 21,1962
Perk Brown from Spray, NC won the Carolina 400 at Bowman-Gray Stadium in Winston-Salem, NC on Saturday night July 21st, 1962. The race was a 100 mile distance on the 1/4 mile paved track. There were 50 cars entered for time trials on Friday night where the first 15 positions were locked in for the Carolina 400. Perk Brown won the pole with a time of 17.04 seconds. On Saturday night Brown took home $1000 for the win out of the $4700 race purse. This was also Brown's 5th victory of the 1962 season at Bowman-Gray, and he also lead the Modified points race.