Metrolina LMS Results - November 10 ,1974
Metrolina Speedway was the home of the "Charlotte 500" on November 10, 1974. The Charlotte 500 consisted of a 250 lap race for Late Model Sportsman cars, and 250 laps for the Modifieds. Net Jarrett was the promoter for this classic event that drew the best of the best. Time trials to qualify the first 12 spots for each series were on Friday night for the Sunday races. The remaining 20 positions were set from 25 lap qualifying races on Saturday. For the LMS part of the event, Bill Dennis won the pole with a speed of 85.747 mph over the 1/2 paved track. Bobby Isaac dominated the first 98 laps of the LMS race until he wrecked with Tommy Houston on lap 104 taking both out. Ray Hendrick, Morgan Shepherd, Sonny Hutchins, and Jack Ingram battled for the lead until Ingram took the lead on lap 226. Ingram took home $2600 for the victory before a crowd of 7500.