Race Results

NASCAR Cup Series

Nashville 420

Fairgrounds Speedway Nashville

August 27th, 1972

Race #23 of the 1972 NASCAR Cup Series Season

  • Laps: 420
  • Miles: 210.0
  • Average Speed: 92.578 mph
  • Cautions: 3
  • Caution Laps: 53
  • Lead Changes: 7
#12 NASCAR Next Gen car
Concord, North Carolina - October 11th, 2021: Ryan Blaney, driver of the #12 Next Gen car drives during the NASCAR Cup Series test at the Charlotte Motor Speedway. Photo by Bob Leverone | Getty Images
FIN ST Car # Driver Make TOT PTS F PTS B PTS Laps Led STUS
1 1 12 Bobby Allison Chevrolet 0 0 0 420 283 Running
2 2 43 Richard Petty Plymouth 0 0 0 420 136 Running
3 12 95 Darrell Waltrip Mercury 0 0 0 404 0 Running
4 6 72 Benny Parsons Mercury 0 0 0 400 0 Running
5 8 64 Elmo Langley Ford 0 0 0 387 0 Running
6 4 24 Cecil Gordon Mercury 0 0 0 383 1 Running
7 18 19 Henley Gray Ford 0 0 0 381 0 Running
8 9 48 James Hylton Ford 0 0 0 369 0 Running
9 25 30 Walter Ballard Mercury 0 0 0 363 0 Running
10 17 70 JD McDuffie Chevrolet 0 0 0 357 0 Running
11 19 40 DK Ulrich Ford 0 0 0 320 0 Running
12 28 4 John Sears Plymouth 0 0 0 277 0 Engine
13 15 26 Earl Brooks Ford 0 0 0 158 0 Rear end
14 21 79 Frank Warren Plymouth 0 0 0 153 0 Driveshaft
15 24 57 David Ray Boggs Dodge 0 0 0 118 0 Engine
16 23 96 Richard Childress Chevrolet 0 0 0 106 0 Steering
17 7 05 David Sisco Chevrolet 0 0 0 105 0 Engine
18 27 47 Raymond Williams Ford 0 0 0 56 0 Crash
19 20 77 Charlie Roberts Ford 0 0 0 46 0 Brakes
20 10 76 Ben Arnold Ford 0 0 0 40 0 Crash
21 16 58 Robert Brown Chevrolet 0 0 0 37 0 Engine
22 26 25 Jabe Thomas Plymouth 0 0 0 37 0 Crash
23 11 7 Dean Dalton Mercury 0 0 0 34 0 Crash
24 22 0 George Altheide Dodge 0 0 0 29 0 Steering
25 14 10 Bill Champion Ford 0 0 0 3 0 Engine
26 3 14 Coo Coo Marlin Chevrolet 0 0 0 0 0 Crash
27 5 71 Bobby Isaac Dodge 0 0 0 0 0 Crash
28 13 45 LeeRoy Yarbrough Ford 0 0 0 0 0 Quit