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NASCAR Race Results at Atlanta - Mar 18, 1979

Atlanta Motor Speedway
The Atlanta 500

Sunday, March 18, 1979
Race 5 of the 1979 NASCAR Winston Cup
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Atlanta   March 18, 1979
Finish Start # Driver Make Pts Laps Led Status Winnings Team
1 1 #28 Buddy Baker Oldsmobile 180/5 328 88 Running $35,975 Ranier Racing
2 2 #15 Bobby Allison Ford 180/10 328 167 Running $32,875 Bud Moore Engineering
3 6 #88 Darrell Waltrip Chevrolet 170/5 328 3 Running $15,400 DiGard Motorsports
4 4 #11 Cale Yarborough Oldsmobile 165/5 327 22 Running $11,725 Junior Johnson & Associates
5 3 #27 Benny Parsons Chevrolet 155/0 327 0 Running $5,775 M.C. Anderson Racing
6 15 #02 Dave Marcis Chevrolet 150/0 327 0 Running $4,775 Marcis Auto Racing
7 14 #1 Donnie Allison Chevrolet 146/0 326 0 Running $7,075 Ellington Racing
8 13 #72 Joe Millikan Oldsmobile 142/0 326 0 Running $8,925 DeWitt Racing
9 8 #90 Ricky Rudd Mercury 138/0 325 0 Running $5,720 Donlavey Racing
10 12 #05 Dick Brooks Oldsmobile 134/0 325 0 Running $3,025 Nelson Malloch (Owner)
11 11 #43 Richard Petty Oldsmobile 130/0 324 0 Running $6,025 Petty Enterprises
12 17 #2 Dale Earnhardt Buick 127/0 321 0 Running $4,835 Osterlund Motorsports
13 22 #48 James Hylton Chevrolet 124/0 321 0 Running $4,390 Hylton Engineering
14 24 #40 D.K. Ulrich Buick 121/0 321 0 Running $4,155 Ulrich Racing
15 16 #50 Bruce Hill Oldsmobile 118/0 321 0 Running $1,825 Ballard Racing
16 9 #68 Chuck Bown Buick 115/0 315 0 Running $1,600 Testa Racing
17 32 #70 J.D. McDuffie Oldsmobile 112/0 314 0 Running $3,640 McDuffie Racing
18 5 #21 David Pearson Mercury 114/5 299 42 engine $1,990 Wood Brothers Racing
19 37 #45 Baxter Price Chevrolet 106/0 295 0 Running $3,410 Price Racing
20 26 #3 Richard Childress Oldsmobile 103/0 295 0 Running $3,295 Richard Childress Racing
21 23 #64 Tommy Gale Ford 100/0 282 0 Running $2,705 Langley-Woodfield Racing
22 30 #79 Frank Warren Dodge 97/0 273 0 engine $2,470 Warren Racing
23 29 #24 Cecil Gordon Oldsmobile 94/0 249 0 Running $2,285 Gordon Racing
24 27 #19 Dick May Chevrolet 91/0 221 0 overheating $2,000 Gray Racing
25 7 #44 Terry Labonte Chevrolet 88/0 211 0 engine $1,965 Hagan Enterprises
26 36 #17 Roger Hamby Chevrolet 85/0 172 0 accident $1,880 Hamby Racing
27 35 #6 Claude Ballot-Lena Oldsmobile 0/0 168 0 accident $950 GC Spencer Racing
28 34 #41 Grant Adcox Chevrolet 79/0 133 0 accident $925 Adcox-Kirby
29 38 #67 Buddy Arrington Dodge 76/0 129 0 head gasket $1,785 Arrington Racing
30 20 #39 Blackie Wangerin Mercury 73/0 126 0 transmission $875 Wangerin Racing
31 31 #98 Ralph Jones Ford 70/0 125 0 clutch $1,835 Ralph Jones (Owner)
32 18 #37 Dave Watson Chevrolet 72/5 123 6 withdrew $1,075 Phil Howard (Owner)
33 25 #52 Jimmy Means Chevrolet 64/0 82 0 transmission $1,315 Jimmy Means Racing
34 39 #25 Ronnie Thomas Buick 61/0 71 0 handling $2,305 Robertson Racing
35 21 #47 Geoff Bodine Oldsmobile 58/0 66 0 handling $795 Race Hill Farm Team
36 10 #9 Bill Elliott Mercury 0/0 61 0 steering $765 George Elliott Racing
37 28 #30 Tighe Scott Buick 52/0 54 0 steering $1,255 Ballard Racing
38 19 #14 Coo Coo Marlin Chevrolet 49/0 53 0 accident $745 Cunningham-Kelley
39 33 #0 John Kennedy Chevrolet 46/0 50 0 accident $735 John Kennedy (Owner)
40 40 #53 Keith Davis Chevrolet 43/0 15 0 rear end $725 Keith Davis (Owner)
Finish Start # Driver Make Pts Laps Led Status Winnings Team
 
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Standings after Race 5
  Driver Points Behind Races Wins Top 5s Top 10s Laps Led Poles
1 Darrell Waltrip 807 0 5 1 4 4 94 0
2 Bobby Allison 791 -16 5 1 3 3 714 2
3 Cale Yarborough 789 -18 5 1 4 4 215 0
4 Donnie Allison 682 -125 5 0 2 4 93 0
5 Joe Millikan 672 -135 5 0 1 4 50 0
6 Benny Parsons 653 -154 5 0 2 3 40 0
7 D.K. Ulrich 650 -157 5 0 0 2 0 0
8 Dale Earnhardt 625 -182 5 0 0 1 10 0
9 Richard Petty 599 -208 5 1 2 2 12 0
10 Richard Childress 573 -234 5 0 1 1 0 0
11 Dave Marcis 562 -245 5 0 0 1 0 0
12 Frank Warren 551 -256 5 0 0 2 0 0
13 J.D. McDuffie 551 -256 5 0 0 1 2 0
14 Buddy Arrington 536 -271 5 0 0 0 0 0
15 James Hylton 527 -280 4 0 0 1 0 0
16 Dick Brooks 524 -283 5 0 1 2 0 0
17 Terry Labonte 521 -286 5 0 0 1 0 0
18 Buddy Baker 520 -287 5 1 1 2 103 2
19 David Pearson 440 -367 4 0 1 1 170 1
20 Ronnie Thomas 437 -370 5 0 0 0 0 0
21 Dave Watson 413 -394 4 0 0 1 7 0
22 Cecil Gordon 400 -407 4 0 0 0 0 0
23 Ricky Rudd 399 -408 4 0 0 1 0 0
24 Tighe Scott 362 -445 3 0 1 2 0 0
25 Tommy Gale 321 -486 3 0 0 0 0 0
26 Baxter Price 321 -486 3 0 0 0 0 0
27 Harry Gant 283 -524 3 0 0 1 0 0
28 Chuck Bown 261 -546 2 0 0 1 0 0
29 Roger Hamby 258 -549 3 0 0 0 0 0
30 Jimmy Means 237 -570 3 0 0 0 0 0
31 Bruce Hill 224 -583 2 0 0 0 0 0
32 Lennie Pond 199 -608 2 0 0 0 2 0
33 Dick May 194 -613 2 0 0 0 0 0
34 Ralph Jones 188 -619 2 0 0 0 0 0
35 Coo Coo Marlin 187 -620 2 0 0 1 0 0
36 Blackie Wangerin 176 -631 2 0 0 0 0 0
37 Grant Adcox 173 -634 2 0 0 0 0 0
38 Bill Schmitt 160 -647 1 0 1 1 0 0
39 Bill Hollar 149 -658 2 0 0 0 0 0
40 Jim Thirkettle 142 -665 1 0 0 1 0 0
41 Geoff Bodine 139 -668 3 0 0 0 6 0
42 Tim Williamson 138 -669 1 0 0 1 0 0
43 Neil Bonnett 133 -674 3 0 0 0 12 0
44 Vince Giamformaggio 124 -683 1 0 0 0 0 0
45 Bill Dennis 121 -686 1 0 0 0 0 0
46 Jimmy Insolo 115 -692 1 0 0 0 0 0
47 Al Holbert 108 -699 1 0 0 0 5 0
48 Dave Dion 106 -701 1 0 0 0 0 0
49 Joe Fields 103 -704 1 0 0 0 0 0
50 Bobby Wawak 100 -707 1 0 0 0 0 0
51 Don Graham 97 -710 1 0 0 0 0 0
52 Paul Fess 97 -710 1 0 0 0 0 0
53 Harry Goularte 94 -713 1 0 0 0 0 0
54 Slick Johnson 82 -725 1 0 0 0 0 0
55 Don Puskarich 79 -728 1 0 0 0 0 0
56 John A. Utsman 79 -728 1 0 0 0 0 0
57 Nelson Oswald 79 -728 1 0 0 0 0 0
58 Richard White 76 -731 1 0 0 0 0 0
59 Jim Robinson 73 -734 1 0 0 0 0 0
60 Don Noel 70 -737 1 0 0 0 0 0
61 Gary Balough 58 -749 1 0 0 0 0 0
62 Skip Manning 49 -758 1 0 0 0 0 0
63 Butch Mock 46 -761 1 0 0 0 0 0
64 John Kennedy 46 -761 1 0 0 0 0 0
65 Keith Davis 43 -764 1 0 0 0 0 0
66 Jim Vandiver 40 -767 1 0 0 0 0 0
67 Claude Ballot-Lena 0 -807 1 0 0 0 0 0
68 Bill Elliott 0 -807 1 0 0 0 0 0
69 A.J. Foyt 0 -807 1 0 1 1 4 0
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