1972 Riverside NASCAR Race 1 in NASCAR at the Riverside circuit. Full information

1972 Riverside NASCAR

1972 Riverside NASCAR is 1044th NASCAR race. Passed at the Riverside circuit. Richard Petty won the pole position and this race. Bobby Allison and Bobby Isaac also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 149 laps (628 km).

Previous race: 1971 Texas NASCAR
Next race: 1972 Daytona 500
Race Start: 23rd January 1972

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1972 Riverside NASCAR

209th victory for the Petty Enterprises team
143rd victory for the Richard Petty
294th podium for the Richard Petty
89th podium for the Bobby Allison
89th podium for the Bobby Isaac

1972 Riverside NASCAR results

Position Name Car Points Result Lap Team
1 Richard Petty Plymouth Roadrunner, #43 0 3h 45m 11s 0 Petty Enterprises
2 Bobby Allison Chevrolet ?? 1972, #12 0 Richard Howard
3 Bobby Isaac Dodge ?? 1971, #71 0 Nord Krauskopf
4 Ray Elder Dodge ?? 1972, #96 0 Fred Elder
5 Hershel McGriff Plymouth ?? 1970, #4 0 Beryl Jackson
6 Kevin Terris Plymouth ?? 1972, #32 0 Dean Barnicle
7 James Hylton Ford ?? 1969, #48 0 James Hylton
8 Elmo Langley Ford ?? 1971, #64 0 Elmo Langley
9 Friday Hassler Chevrolet ?? 1970, #39 0 Friday Hassler
10 Cecil Gordon Mercury ?? 1971, #24 0 Cecil Gordon
11 John Soares, Jr. Dodge ?? 1971, #3 0 John Soares, Jr.
12 Carl Joiner Chevrolet ?? 1972, #26 0 Dean Thorne
13 Dick Bown Plymouth ?? 1972, #2 0 Mike Ober
14 Walter Ballard Ford ?? 1971, #30 0 Vic Ballard
15 Raymond Williams Ford ?? 1971, #47 0 Raymond Williams
16 Don Noel Ford ?? 1971, #89 0 Don Noel
17 Charlie Roberts Ford ?? 1971, #77 0 Charlie Roberts
18 J.D. McDuffie Chevrolet ?? 1971, #70 0 J.D. McDuffie
19 Johnny Anderson Chevrolet ?? 1972, #91 0 Don Nuzum
20 Ivan Baldwin Chevrolet ?? 1969, #7 0 Ivan Baldwin
21 Henley Gray Ford ?? 1969, #19 0 Henley Gray
22 Jerry Oliver Oldsmobile ?? 1972, #6 0 Cos Cancilla
23 Dick Kranzler Chevrolet ?? 1972, #4 0 Dick Kranzler
24 Larry Esau Ford ?? 1971, #42 0 Dean Barnicle
25 Frank James Chevrolet ?? 1972, #0 0 Jim Calder
26 David Pearson Ford ?? 1972, #15 0 Bud Moore
27 Ed Negre Ford ?? 1969, #8 0 Ed Negre
28 A.J. Foyt Mercury ?? 1971, #21 0 Wood Brothers
29 Frank Warren Dodge ?? 1971, #79 0 Frank Warren
30 J.C. Danielsen Mercury ?? 1971, #61 0 J.C. Danielsen
31 David Ray Boggs Dodge ?? 1970, #57 0 David Ray Boggs
32 Chuck Bown Plymouth ?? 1970, #27 0 Dick Bown
33 Paul Dorrity Chevrolet ?? 1972, #75 0 Glen Dorrity
34 Ron Keselowski Dodge ?? 1971, #88 0 Roger Lubinski
35 Ron Gautsche Ford ?? 1971, #82 0 Ron Gautsche
36 Jack McCoy Dodge ?? 1972, #7 0 Ernie Conn
37 Neil Castles Dodge ?? 1971, #6 0 Neil Castles
38 Joe Frasson Dodge ?? 1970, #18 0 Joe Frasson
39 Mark Donohue Matador ?? 1972, #16 0 Roger Penske
40 Benny Parsons Ford ?? 1971, #72 0 L.G. DeWitt

Qualifying Results for the 1972 Riverside NASCAR on the Riverside circuit

Position Name Car Result Team
1 Richard Petty Plymouth Roadrunner, #43 0 Petty Enterprises
1 A.J. Foyt Mercury ?? 1971, #21 Wood Brothers
3 Mark Donohue Matador ?? 1972, #16 Roger Penske
4 Ray Elder Dodge ?? 1972, #96 Fred Elder
5 Dick Bown Plymouth ?? 1972, #2 Mike Ober
6 Hershel McGriff Plymouth ?? 1970, #4 Beryl Jackson
7 Friday Hassler Chevrolet ?? 1970, #39 Friday Hassler
8 Benny Parsons Ford ?? 1971, #72 L.G. DeWitt
9 Bobby Isaac Dodge ?? 1971, #71 Nord Krauskopf
10 James Hylton Ford ?? 1969, #48 James Hylton
11 Elmo Langley Ford ?? 1971, #64 Elmo Langley
12 Kevin Terris Plymouth ?? 1972, #32 Dean Barnicle
13 Cecil Gordon Mercury ?? 1971, #24 Cecil Gordon
14 Frank James Chevrolet ?? 1972, #0 Jim Calder
15 Larry Esau Ford ?? 1971, #42 Dean Barnicle
16 Bobby Allison Chevrolet ?? 1972, #12 Richard Howard
17 Joe Frasson Dodge ?? 1970, #18 Joe Frasson
18 Frank Warren Dodge ?? 1971, #79 Frank Warren
19 Jack McCoy Dodge ?? 1972, #7 Ernie Conn
20 Walter Ballard Ford ?? 1971, #30 Vic Ballard
21 Don Noel Ford ?? 1971, #89 Don Noel
22 Chuck Bown Plymouth ?? 1970, #27 Dick Bown
23 Ed Negre Ford ?? 1969, #8 Ed Negre
24 Paul Dorrity Chevrolet ?? 1972, #75 Glen Dorrity
25 John Soares, Jr. Dodge ?? 1971, #3 John Soares, Jr.
26 Johnny Anderson Chevrolet ?? 1972, #91 Don Nuzum
27 Jerry Oliver Oldsmobile ?? 1972, #6 Cos Cancilla
28 Henley Gray Ford ?? 1969, #19 Henley Gray
29 Dick Kranzler Chevrolet ?? 1972, #4 Dick Kranzler
30 Ron Keselowski Dodge ?? 1971, #88 Roger Lubinski
31 David Pearson Ford ?? 1972, #15 Bud Moore
32 David Ray Boggs Dodge ?? 1970, #57 David Ray Boggs
33 Raymond Williams Ford ?? 1971, #47 Raymond Williams
34 J.D. McDuffie Chevrolet ?? 1971, #70 J.D. McDuffie
35 J.C. Danielsen Mercury ?? 1971, #61 J.C. Danielsen
36 Ivan Baldwin Chevrolet ?? 1969, #7 Ivan Baldwin
37 Ron Gautsche Ford ?? 1971, #82 Ron Gautsche
38 Charlie Roberts Ford ?? 1971, #77 Charlie Roberts
39 Neil Castles Dodge ?? 1971, #6 Neil Castles
40 Carl Joiner Chevrolet ?? 1972, #26 Dean Thorne

List of all cars for the 1972 Riverside NASCAR on the Riverside circuit