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Dave Fulton
@dave-fulton   12 years ago
What a wonderful set of Martinsville photos you've posted. Neither Richard, David or Cale finished that day.Dave Marcis won in the K&K car and Marvin Panch's late son, Richie posted a top-5.Thanks so much for this nice set of photos.1975 Old Dominion 500NASCAR Winston Cup race number 24 of 30
September 28, 1975 at Martinsville Speedway, Martinsville, VA
500 laps on a .525 mile paved track (262.5 miles)Time of race: 3:27:47
Average Speed: 75.819 mph
Pole Speed: 86.199 mph Cautions: 7 for 40 laps
Margin of Victory: 3 sec
Attendance: 25,000
Lead changes: 19Fin St # Driver Sponsor / Owner Car Laps Money Status Led Points
1 7 71 Dave Marcis K & K Insurance (Nord Krauskopf) '74 Dodge 500 14,500 running 52 180
2 9 72 Benny Parsons King's Row Fireplace (L.G. DeWitt) '75 Chevrolet 500 8,550 running 41 175
3 2 16 Bobby Allison Coca-Cola / AMC (Roger Penske) '75 Matador 496 4,850 running 60 170
4 14 96 Richard Childress L.C. Newton Trucking (Tom Garn) '75 Chevrolet 487 3,785 running 0 160
5 5 98 Richie Panch Grey-Rock Brake Products (Bettie Panch) '75 Chevrolet 487 2,885 running 0 155
6 11 90 Dick Brooks Truxmore Industries (Junie Donlavey) '73 Ford 484 2,285 running 0 150
7 16 65 Carl Adams TraveLodge (Richard Mummert) '73 Ford 479 1,535 running 0 146
8 19 31 Jim Vandiver Triple Elkhorn Mining (Harry Ranier) '74 Dodge 479 1,435 running 0 142
9 20 24 Cecil Gordon Bob Stott Motors (Cecil Gordon) '75 Chevrolet 478 1,635 running 0 138
10 27 64 Elmo Langley Independent Auto Salvage (Elmo Langley) '73 Ford 478 1,535 running 0 134
Stephen R. Sanders
@stephen-r-sanders   12 years ago
Thanks Dave...This was the very first race I ever went to.I have some more photos of that race, but I just have to get them in electronic form (my Dad took the pictures and they're 35 mm slides). Then I'll post. I also just noticed that this was before they made the inside lane "concrete."
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