1976 Riverside NASCAR Race 1 in NASCAR at the Riverside circuit. Full information

1976 Riverside NASCAR

1976 Riverside NASCAR is 1163rd NASCAR race. Passed at the Riverside circuit. David Pearson won the pole position and this race. Cale Yarborough and Jimmy Insolo also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 191 laps (805 km).

Previous race: 1975 Ontario NASCAR
Next race: 1976 Daytona 500
Race Start: 18th January 1976

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1976 Riverside NASCAR

67th victory for the Wood Brothers Racing team
88th victory for the David Pearson
202nd podium for the David Pearson
79th podium for the Cale Yarborough
1st podium for the Jimmy Insolo

Mercury Montego - 1976 Riverside NASCAR winner

Mercury Montego #21 - 1976 Riverside NASCAR winner

1976 Riverside NASCAR results

Position Name Car Points Result Lap Team
1 David Pearson Mercury Montego, #21 0 5h 2m 44s 0 Wood Brothers Racing
2 Cale Yarborough Chevrolet ?? 1976, #11 0 Junior Johnson
3 Jimmy Insolo Chevrolet ?? 1976, #38 0 Roger Paquette
4 Ray Elder Dodge ?? 1976, #96 0 Fred Elder
5 Benny Parsons Chevrolet ?? 1976, #72 0 L.G. DeWitt
6 Lennie Pond Chevrolet ?? 1976, #54 0 Ronnie Elder
7 Richard Childress Chevrolet ?? 1976, #3 0 Richard Childress
8 Dave Marcis Dodge ?? 1976, #71 0 Nord Krauskopf
9 James Hylton Chevrolet ?? 1976, #48 0 James Hylton
10 Bill Schmitt Chevrolet ?? 1976, #73 0 Bill Schmitt
11 Frank Warren Dodge ?? 1976, #79 0 Frank Warren
12 D.K. Ulrich Chevrolet ?? 1976, #40 0 J.R. DeLotto
13 Larry Esau Chevrolet ?? 1976, #7 0 J.D. McDuffie
14 Ron Esau Chevrolet ?? 1976, #20 0 Ron Esau
15 Bobby Allison Matador ?? 1976, #2 0 Roger Penske
16 Chuck Bown Dodge ?? 1976, #3 0 Gerald Craker
17 Gary Matthews Dodge ?? 1976, #8 0 Ed Negre
18 Eddie Bradshaw Chevrolet ?? 1976, #4 0 Chester Papienski
19 J.D. McDuffie Chevrolet ?? 1976, #70 0 J.D. McDuffie
20 Carl Joiner Chevrolet ?? 1976, #26 0 Carl Joiner
21 Darrell Waltrip Chevrolet ?? 1976, #88 0 DiGard Racing
22 Chuck Wahl Chevrolet ?? 1976, #37 0 DuWayne Wahl
23 Cecil Gordon Chevrolet ?? 1976, #24 0 Cecil Gordon
24 Hugh Pearson Chevrolet ?? 1976, #76 0 Hugh Pearson
25 Richard Petty Dodge ?? 1976, #43 0 Petty Enterprises
26 Bill Polich Chevrolet ?? 1976, #12 0 Hershel McGriff
27 Don Puskarich Chevrolet ?? 1976, #13 0 Matt Puskarich
28 Buddy Baker Ford ?? 1976, #15 0 Bud Moore
29 Gary Johnson Dodge ?? 1976, #44 0 Al Clark
30 Hershel McGriff Chevrolet ?? 1976, #50 0 Hershel McGriff
31 Johnny Ray Ford ?? 1976, #10 0 Bill Champion
32 Sonny Easley Ford ?? 1976, #68 0 Jerry Lankford
33 Dick Brooks Chevrolet ?? 1976, #95 0 Junior Miller
34 Sam Beler Ford ?? 1976, #55 0 Frank Coletto
35 Harry Jefferson Ford ?? 1976, #90 0 George Jefferson

Qualifying Results for the 1976 Riverside NASCAR on the Riverside circuit

Position Name Car Result Team
1 David Pearson Mercury Montego, #21 0 Wood Brothers Racing
1 Bobby Allison Matador ?? 1976, #2 Roger Penske
3 Benny Parsons Chevrolet ?? 1976, #72 L.G. DeWitt
4 Buddy Baker Ford ?? 1976, #15 Bud Moore
5 Dave Marcis Dodge ?? 1976, #71 Nord Krauskopf
6 Cale Yarborough Chevrolet ?? 1976, #11 Junior Johnson
7 Darrell Waltrip Chevrolet ?? 1976, #88 DiGard Racing
8 Hershel McGriff Chevrolet ?? 1976, #50 Hershel McGriff
9 Ray Elder Dodge ?? 1976, #96 Fred Elder
10 Sonny Easley Ford ?? 1976, #68 Jerry Lankford
11 Chuck Bown Dodge ?? 1976, #3 Gerald Craker
12 Lennie Pond Chevrolet ?? 1976, #54 Ronnie Elder
13 Hugh Pearson Chevrolet ?? 1976, #76 Hugh Pearson
14 Cecil Gordon Chevrolet ?? 1976, #24 Cecil Gordon
15 Chuck Wahl Chevrolet ?? 1976, #37 DuWayne Wahl
16 Richard Childress Chevrolet ?? 1976, #3 Richard Childress
17 Harry Jefferson Ford ?? 1976, #90 George Jefferson
18 Dick Brooks Chevrolet ?? 1976, #95 Junior Miller
19 Larry Esau Chevrolet ?? 1976, #7 J.D. McDuffie
20 Don Puskarich Chevrolet ?? 1976, #13 Matt Puskarich
21 Gary Johnson Dodge ?? 1976, #44 Al Clark
22 James Hylton Chevrolet ?? 1976, #48 James Hylton
23 Frank Warren Dodge ?? 1976, #79 Frank Warren
24 Ron Esau Chevrolet ?? 1976, #20 Ron Esau
25 Sam Beler Ford ?? 1976, #55 Frank Coletto
26 Jimmy Insolo Chevrolet ?? 1976, #38 Roger Paquette
27 Richard Petty Dodge ?? 1976, #43 Petty Enterprises
28 Carl Joiner Chevrolet ?? 1976, #26 Carl Joiner
29 Eddie Bradshaw Chevrolet ?? 1976, #4 Chester Papienski
30 D.K. Ulrich Chevrolet ?? 1976, #40 J.R. DeLotto
31 J.D. McDuffie Chevrolet ?? 1976, #70 J.D. McDuffie
32 Bill Schmitt Chevrolet ?? 1976, #73 Bill Schmitt
33 Johnny Ray Ford ?? 1976, #10 Bill Champion
34 Gary Matthews Dodge ?? 1976, #8 Ed Negre
35 Bill Polich Chevrolet ?? 1976, #12 Hershel McGriff

List of all cars for the 1976 Riverside NASCAR on the Riverside circuit