1970 Riverside NASCAR Race 1 in NASCAR at the Riverside circuit. Full information

1970 Riverside NASCAR

1970 Riverside NASCAR is 948th NASCAR race. Passed at the Riverside circuit. Dan Gurney won the pole position, A.J. Foyt, AJ Foyt jr won this race. Roger McCluskey and LeeRoy Yarbrough also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 193 laps (814 km).

Previous race: 1969 Texas NASCAR
Next race: 1970 Daytona NASCAR
Race Start: 18th January 1970

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1970 Riverside NASCAR

1st victory for the Jack Bowsher team
3rd victory for the A.J. Foyt
4th victory for the AJ Foyt jr
7th podium for the A.J. Foyt
4th podium for the AJ Foyt jr
1st podium for the Roger McCluskey
27th podium for the LeeRoy Yarbrough

1970 Riverside NASCAR results

Position Name Car Points Result Lap Team
1 A.J. Foyt, AJ Foyt jr Ford Torino, #11 0 5h 11m 19s 0 Jack Bowsher
2 Roger McCluskey Plymouth ?? 1970, #1 0 Norm Nelson
3 LeeRoy Yarbrough Ford ?? 1970, #98 0 Junior Johnson
4 Donnie Allison Ford ?? 1970, #27 0 Banjo Matthews
5 Richard Petty Plymouth ?? 1970, #43 0 Petty Enterprises
6 Dan Gurney Plymouth ?? 1970, #42 0 Petty Enterprises
7 Neil Castles Dodge ?? 1969, #6 0 Neil Castles
8 Friday Hassler Chevrolet ?? 1969, #39 0 James Hanley
9 Jerry Oliver Oldsmobile ?? 1970, #116 0 Cos Cancilla
10 Dick Guldstrand Chevrolet ?? 1969, #83 0 James Good
11 Parnelli Jones Mercury ?? 1970, #21 0 Wood Brothers
12 Kevin Terris Plymouth ?? 1969, #321 0 Gary Sigman
13 Bobby Allison Dodge ?? 1969, #22 0 Mario Rossi
14 Dave Marcis Dodge ?? 1969, #30 0 Dave Marcis
15 Sam Rose Ford ?? 1968, #9 0 Sam Rose
16 Dave Alonzo Plymouth ?? 1968, #81 0 Dave Alonzo
17 David Pearson Ford ?? 1970, #17 0 Holman-Moody Racing
18 Dick Kranzler Chevrolet ?? 1968, #4 0 Dick Kranzler
19 Paul Dorrity Chevrolet ?? 1968, #15 0 Glen Dorrity
20 Joe Frasson Dodge ?? 1970, #132 0 Joe Frasson
21 Frank James Chevrolet ?? 1969, #0 0 Jim Calder
22 Dick Bown Chevrolet ?? 1969, #61 0 Mike Ober
23 Ranny Dodd Chevrolet ?? 1969, #179 0 Wally Vandertoorn
24 Ray Elder Dodge ?? 1969, #96 0 Fred Elder
25 Jimmy Insolo Chevrolet ?? 1968, #38 0 Marvin Rowley
26 Jim Cook Ford ?? 1968, #18 0 Bob Bristol
27 Steve Froines Oldsmobile ?? 1968, #16 0 Cos Cancilla
28 Sam Posey Dodge ?? 1969, #6 0 Cotton Owens
29 Bobby Isaac Dodge ?? 1969, #71 0 Nord Krauskopf
30 Jack McCoy Dodge ?? 1969, #7 0 Ernie Conn
31 G.T. Tallas Ford ?? 1969, #23 0 G.T. Tallas
32 Les Loeser, Jr. Ford ?? 1968, #40 0 Les Loeser, Sr.
33 Dick Brooks Plymouth ?? 1969, #32 0 Dick Brooks
34 Buddy Young Ford ?? 1969, #31 0 L.G. DeWitt
35 James Hylton Dodge ?? 1969, #48 0 James Hylton
36 Elmo Langley Ford ?? 1968, #64 0 Elmo Langley
37 Carl Joiner Ford ?? 1969, #126 0 Dean Thorne
38 Don Noel Ford ?? 1968, #88 0 Don Noel
39 Don White Dodge ?? 1969, #93 0 Ray Nichels
40 Lothar Motschenbacher Chevrolet ?? 1968, #144 0 Lothar Motschenbacher
41 Frank Deiny Chevrolet ?? 1968, #5 0 Frank Deiny
42 Scotty Cain Ford ?? 1969, #45 0 Bill Clinton
43 Bob England Chevrolet ?? 1969, #80 0 Bob England
44 Frank Warren Plymouth ?? 1969, #79 0 Frank Warren

Qualifying Results for the 1970 Riverside NASCAR on the Riverside circuit

Position Name Car Result Team
1 Dan Gurney Plymouth ?? 1970, #42 Petty Enterprises
2 David Pearson Ford ?? 1970, #17 Holman-Moody Racing
3 A.J. Foyt, AJ Foyt jr Ford Torino, #11 Jack Bowsher
4 Bobby Allison Dodge ?? 1969, #22 Mario Rossi
5 LeeRoy Yarbrough Ford ?? 1970, #98 Junior Johnson
6 Richard Petty Plymouth ?? 1970, #43 Petty Enterprises
7 Bobby Isaac Dodge ?? 1969, #71 Nord Krauskopf
8 Donnie Allison Ford ?? 1970, #27 Banjo Matthews
9 Sam Posey Dodge ?? 1969, #6 Cotton Owens
10 James Hylton Dodge ?? 1969, #48 James Hylton
11 Joe Frasson Dodge ?? 1970, #132 Joe Frasson
12 Buddy Young Ford ?? 1969, #31 L.G. DeWitt
13 Roger McCluskey Plymouth ?? 1970, #1 Norm Nelson
14 Don White Dodge ?? 1969, #93 Ray Nichels
15 Dick Brooks Plymouth ?? 1969, #32 Dick Brooks
16 Don Noel Ford ?? 1968, #88 Don Noel
17 Friday Hassler Chevrolet ?? 1969, #39 James Hanley
18 Neil Castles Dodge ?? 1969, #6 Neil Castles
19 Jimmy Insolo Chevrolet ?? 1968, #38 Marvin Rowley
20 Dave Marcis Dodge ?? 1969, #30 Dave Marcis
21 Dave Alonzo Plymouth ?? 1968, #81 Dave Alonzo
22 Jerry Oliver Oldsmobile ?? 1970, #116 Cos Cancilla
23 Frank Deiny Chevrolet ?? 1968, #5 Frank Deiny
24 Elmo Langley Ford ?? 1968, #64 Elmo Langley
25 Dick Guldstrand Chevrolet ?? 1969, #83 James Good
26 Carl Joiner Ford ?? 1969, #126 Dean Thorne
27 Bob England Chevrolet ?? 1969, #80 Bob England
28 Dick Kranzler Chevrolet ?? 1968, #4 Dick Kranzler
29 Ranny Dodd Chevrolet ?? 1969, #179 Wally Vandertoorn
30 Frank Warren Plymouth ?? 1969, #79 Frank Warren
31 Lothar Motschenbacher Chevrolet ?? 1968, #144 Lothar Motschenbacher
32 Jim Cook Ford ?? 1968, #18 Bob Bristol
33 G.T. Tallas Ford ?? 1969, #23 G.T. Tallas
34 Kevin Terris Plymouth ?? 1969, #321 Gary Sigman
35 Parnelli Jones Mercury ?? 1970, #21 Wood Brothers
36 Ray Elder Dodge ?? 1969, #96 Fred Elder
37 Jack McCoy Dodge ?? 1969, #7 Ernie Conn
38 Scotty Cain Ford ?? 1969, #45 Bill Clinton
39 Dick Bown Chevrolet ?? 1969, #61 Mike Ober
40 Frank James Chevrolet ?? 1969, #0 Jim Calder
41 Steve Froines Oldsmobile ?? 1968, #16 Cos Cancilla
42 Paul Dorrity Chevrolet ?? 1968, #15 Glen Dorrity
43 Sam Rose Ford ?? 1968, #9 Sam Rose
44 Les Loeser, Jr. Ford ?? 1968, #40 Les Loeser, Sr.

List of all cars for the 1970 Riverside NASCAR on the Riverside circuit