Race Results

NASCAR Cup Series

Golden State 400

Riverside International Raceway

June 18th, 1972

Race #15 of the 1972 NASCAR Cup Series Season

  • Laps: 153
  • Miles: 402.5
  • Average Speed: 98.761 mph
  • Cautions: 3
  • Caution Laps: 11
  • Lead Changes: 12
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FIN ST Car # Driver Make TOT PTS F PTS B PTS Laps Led STUS
1 7 96 Ray Elder Dodge 0 0 0 153 47 Running
2 8 72 Benny Parsons Mercury 0 0 0 152 0 Running
3 6 16 Donnie Allison AMC 0 0 0 150 0 Running
4 12 48 James Hylton Ford 0 0 0 149 0 Running
5 22 26 Carl Joiner Chevrolet 0 0 0 148 0 Running
6 3 12 Bobby Allison Chevrolet 0 0 0 147 2 Running
7 18 09 Carl Adams Ford 0 0 0 146 0 Running
8 13 24 Cecil Gordon Mercury 0 0 0 145 0 Running
9 19 00 Frank James Chevrolet 0 0 0 144 0 Running
10 16 64 Dick May Ford 0 0 0 141 0 Running
11 29 77 Charlie Roberts Ford 0 0 0 141 0 Running
12 4 04 Hershel McGriff Plymouth 0 0 0 141 3 Running
13 5 02 Dick Bown Plymouth 0 0 0 141 0 Running
14 9 27 Chuck Bown Plymouth 0 0 0 138 0 Suspension
15 35 19 Henley Gray Ford 0 0 0 136 0 Running
16 20 4 Dick Kranzler Chevrolet 0 0 0 135 0 Running
17 15 32 Kevin Terris Plymouth 0 0 0 133 0 Running
18 33 15 Paul Dorrity Chevrolet 0 0 0 130 0 Engine
19 10 38 Jimmy Insolo Chevrolet 0 0 0 130 0 Running
20 23 06 Bill Butts Dodge 0 0 0 128 0 Running
21 2 71 Bobby Isaac Dodge 0 0 0 109 16 Transmission
22 28 7 Dean Dalton Mercury 0 0 0 102 0 Transmission
23 1 43 Richard Petty Plymouth 0 0 0 96 85 Engine
24 24 10 Bill Champion Ford 0 0 0 87 0 Running
25 38 30 Walter Ballard Mercury 0 0 0 69 0 Transmission
26 25 6 Ray Johnstone Oldsmobile 0 0 0 62 0 Engine
27 17 91 Johnny Anderson Chevrolet 0 0 0 47 0 Engine
28 31 70 JD McDuffie Chevrolet 0 0 0 46 0 Transmission
29 39 46 John Hren Chevrolet 0 0 0 45 0 Engine
30 14 78 Clem Proctor Oldsmobile 0 0 0 37 0 Engine
31 36 86 Sonny Easley Chevrolet 0 0 0 35 0 Ignition
32 21 9 Dick Guldstrand Chevrolet 0 0 0 28 0 Engine
33 11 73 Dick Brooks Ford 0 0 0 21 0 Transmission
34 26 47 Sam Stanley Ford 0 0 0 17 0 Engine
35 32 3 John Soares Jr Dodge 0 0 0 15 0 Engine
36 30 62 Tru Cheek Ford 0 0 0 12 0 Engine
37 37 8 Ed Negre Dodge 0 0 0 6 0 Suspension
38 27 7 Jack McCoy Dodge 0 0 0 5 0 Engine
39 40 95 Bob Kauf Chevrolet 0 0 0 4 0 Oil line
40 34 31 Mike James Chevrolet 0 0 0 1 0 Engine