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1968 Riverside NASCAR

1968 Riverside NASCAR is 847th NASCAR race. Passed at the Riverside circuit. Dan Gurney won the pole position and this race. David Pearson and Parnelli Jones also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 186 laps (777 km).

Previous race: 1967 Montgomery NASCAR
Next race: 1968 Daytona 500
Race Start: 21st January 1968

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1968 Riverside NASCAR

23rd victory for the Wood Brothers Racing team
5th victory for the Dan Gurney
5th podium for the Dan Gurney
72nd podium for the David Pearson
6th podium for the Parnelli Jones

Ford Torino - 1968 Riverside NASCAR winner

Ford Torino #121 - 1968 Riverside NASCAR winner

1968 Riverside NASCAR results

Position Name Car Points Result Lap Team
1 Dan Gurney Ford Torino, #121 0 4h 57m 55s 0 Wood Brothers Racing
2 David Pearson Ford ?? 1968, #17 0 Holman-Moody Racing
3 Parnelli Jones Ford ?? 1968, #115 0 Bill Stroppe
4 Bobby Allison Ford ?? 1968, #29 0 Bondy Long
5 Cale Yarborough Ford ?? 1968, #21 0 Wood Brothers
6 Al Unser Dodge ?? 1967, #3 0 Rudy Hoerr
7 Bobby Isaac Dodge ?? 1967, #37 0 Nord Krauskopf
8 Dave James Plymouth ?? 1967, #6 0 Jim Whitehead
9 Scotty Cain Ford ?? 1966, #45 0 Bill Clinton
10 Richard Petty Plymouth ?? 1967, #43 0 Petty Enterprises
11 Jim Cook Oldsmobile ?? 1967, #61 0 Cos Cancilla
12 Henley Gray Ford ?? 1966, #19 0 Henley Gray
13 Clyde Lynn Ford ?? 1966, #20 0 Clyde Lynn
14 Clyde Prickett Chevrolet ?? 1967, #88 0 Dan Dostinich
15 Jack McCoy Dodge ?? 1967, #7 0 Charles Bell
16 Guy Jones Ford ?? 1966, #92 0 James Colee
17 Frank Burnett Plymouth ?? 1965, #143 0 Paul Jenkins
18 Sam Rose Mercury ?? 1967, #8 0 Sam Rose
19 Don White Dodge ?? 1968, #1 0 Ray Nichels
20 Norm Nelson Plymouth ?? 1968, #41 0 Tom Friedkin
21 Ed Brown Ford ?? 1967, #111 0 Ed Brown
22 Jerry Grant Plymouth ?? 1967, #14 0 Tom Friedkin
23 Darel Dieringer Plymouth ?? 1968, #22 0 Mario Rossi
24 Harold Hardesty Ford ?? 1966, #18 0 Bob Bristol
25 Buddy Baker Dodge ?? 1967, #6 0 Cotton Owens
26 Frank James Chevrolet ?? 1965, #0 0 Varner Brothers
27 Mario Andretti Ford ?? 1968, #11 0 Holman-Moody Racing
28 Jerry Oliver Chevrolet ?? 1966, #8 0 Jerry Oliver
29 Vallie Engelauf Chevrolet ?? 1966, #25 0 Jim Mayeda
30 Ray Elder Dodge ?? 1965, #96 0 Fred Elder
31 Johnny Steele Ford ?? 1967, #2 0 Kyle Gibson
32 Don Noel Ford ?? 1967, #38 0 Don Noel
33 Paul Dorrity Chevrolet ?? 1967, #15 0 Glen Dorrity
34 James Hylton Dodge ?? 1967, #48 0 James Hylton
35 Roy Tyner Chevrolet ?? 1966, #9 0 Roy Tyner
36 Bill Small Chevrolet ?? 1965, #5 0 Bill Small
37 LeeRoy Yarbrough Ford ?? 1968, #26 0 Junior Johnson
38 Bob Link Ford ?? 1967, #98 0 Robert Link
39 Jerry Titus Ford ?? 1966, #95 0 Henley Gray
40 Bo Reeder Ford ?? 1967, #80 0 Bo Reeder
41 Carl Joiner Pontiac ?? 1967, #9 0 Roy Tyner
42 John Sears Ford ?? 1966, #4 0 L.G. DeWitt
43 A.J. Foyt Ford ?? 1968, #27 0 Banjo Matthews
44 Joe Clark Plymouth ?? 1965, #46 0 Pat Patrick

Qualifying Results for the 1968 Riverside NASCAR on the Riverside circuit

Position Name Car Result Team
1 Dan Gurney Ford Torino, #121 Wood Brothers Racing
2 David Pearson Ford ?? 1968, #17 Holman-Moody Racing
3 Parnelli Jones Ford ?? 1968, #115 Bill Stroppe
4 Richard Petty Plymouth ?? 1967, #43 Petty Enterprises
5 LeeRoy Yarbrough Ford ?? 1968, #26 Junior Johnson
6 A.J. Foyt Ford ?? 1968, #27 Banjo Matthews
7 Cale Yarborough Ford ?? 1968, #21 Wood Brothers
8 Mario Andretti Ford ?? 1968, #11 Holman-Moody Racing
9 Darel Dieringer Plymouth ?? 1968, #22 Mario Rossi
10 Bobby Isaac Dodge ?? 1967, #37 Nord Krauskopf
11 Jerry Grant Plymouth ?? 1967, #14 Tom Friedkin
12 Bobby Allison Ford ?? 1968, #29 Bondy Long
13 James Hylton Dodge ?? 1967, #48 James Hylton
14 Al Unser Dodge ?? 1967, #3 Rudy Hoerr
16 Buddy Baker, Dave James Plymouth ?? 1967, #6 Jim Whitehead
17 Scotty Cain Ford ?? 1966, #45 Bill Clinton
18 John Sears Ford ?? 1966, #4 L.G. DeWitt
19 Ray Elder Dodge ?? 1965, #96 Fred Elder
20 Jim Cook Oldsmobile ?? 1967, #61 Cos Cancilla
21 Norm Nelson Plymouth ?? 1968, #41 Tom Friedkin
22 Don White Dodge ?? 1968, #1 Ray Nichels
23 Jerry Titus Ford ?? 1966, #95 Henley Gray
24 Jack McCoy Dodge ?? 1967, #7 Charles Bell
25 Harold Hardesty Ford ?? 1966, #18 Bob Bristol
26 Bill Small Chevrolet ?? 1965, #5 Bill Small
27 Frank James Chevrolet ?? 1965, #0 Varner Brothers
28 Bob Link Ford ?? 1967, #98 Robert Link
29 Vallie Engelauf Chevrolet ?? 1966, #25 Jim Mayeda
30 Clyde Lynn Ford ?? 1966, #20 Clyde Lynn
31 Clyde Prickett Chevrolet ?? 1967, #88 Dan Dostinich
32 Don Noel Ford ?? 1967, #38 Don Noel
33 Paul Dorrity Chevrolet ?? 1967, #15 Glen Dorrity
34 Roy Tyner Chevrolet ?? 1966, #9 Roy Tyner
35 Henley Gray Ford ?? 1966, #19 Henley Gray
36 Guy Jones Ford ?? 1966, #92 James Colee
37 Frank Burnett Plymouth ?? 1965, #143 Paul Jenkins
38 Ed Brown Ford ?? 1967, #111 Ed Brown
40 Jerry Oliver, Sam Rose Mercury ?? 1967, #8 Sam Rose
41 Carl Joiner Pontiac ?? 1967, #9 Roy Tyner
42 Johnny Steele Ford ?? 1967, #2 Kyle Gibson
43 Joe Clark Plymouth ?? 1965, #46 Pat Patrick
44 Bo Reeder Ford ?? 1967, #80 Bo Reeder

List of all cars for the 1968 Riverside NASCAR on the Riverside circuit