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1963 Riverside 500 NASCAR Grand National---1963.jpgNASCAR Pacific Coast Late Model Series---1963.jpg
Held on January 20, 1963 at Riverside International Raceway in Riverside, CA
185 L, 484.7 M, 779.96 KM - Scheduled Distance

RESULTS
Fin St # Driver Sponsor Make Laps Led Status Pts
1 11 28 Dan Gurney LaFayette Ford '63 Ford 185 120 running
2 2 02 A.J. Foyt Herman Theroff Pontiac '63 Pontiac 185 2 running
3 17 14 Troy Ruttman Mercury '63 Mercury 184 0 running
4 3 22 Fireball Roberts John Hine Pontiac '63 Pontiac 184 13 running
5 25 7 Bobby Johns Allison Pontiac '63 Pontiac 182 0 running
6 8 11 Ned Jarrett Burton Robinson '63 Ford 181 0 running
7 21 5 Billy Wade '63 Dodge 180 0 running
8 6 54 Jimmy Pardue Bush Olds-Pontiac '62 Pontiac 179 0 running
9 28 1 Danny Letner Duffield Lincoln-Mercury '62 Mercury 179 0 running
10 30 98 Joe Ruttman Bill Stroppe '62 Mercury 176 0 running
11 26 97 Ron Hornaday Galpin Ford '62 Ford 176 0 running
12 13 0 Dave MacDonald Paramount Chevrolet '62 Chevrolet 176 0 running
13 39 38 Bob Perry Al's Auto Towing '62 Mercury 175 0 running
14 32 70 Bob Ross Mountain Meadows Hotel '60 Pontiac 175 0 running
15 18 4 Rex White Nalley Chevrolet '62 Chevrolet 173 0 engine
16 27 19 John Rostek '62 Ford 172 0 crash
17 10 12 Art Watts '62 Ford 171 0 running
18 33 34 Wendell Scott Scott Racing '62 Chevrolet 169 0 running
19 43 61 Dick Bown Bown Racing '62 Chevrolet 166 0 running
20 41 50 Harold Beal Pederson Motors '62 Dodge 164 0 running
21 31 51 Scotty Cain '61 Ford 162 0 running
22 16 21 Fred Lorenzen English Motors '63 Ford 158 8 crash
23 34 27 Marshall Sargent '60 Pontiac 157 0 crash
24 5 8 Joe Weatherly Pat Clark Pontiac '63 Pontiac 148 0 oil pan
25 40 26 Carl Joiner '62 Chevrolet 143 0 crash
26 38 10 Jim Cook Bob Keefer Ford '62 Dodge 143 0 crash
27 9 75 Jim Hurtubise Mountain Meadows Hotel '61 Pontiac 142 0 engine
28 42 20 Jack Norton '62 Chevrolet 140 0 carburetor
29 35 40 Eddie Pagan '63 Chevrolet 137 0 running
30 24 88 Don Noel Galpin Ford '63 Mercury 126 0 engine
31 7 33 Clem Proctor Starlite Lounge '62 Pontiac 122 0 crash
32 23 80 Sal Tovella Sal's Auto Sales '63 Ford 116 0 engine
33 20 6 David Pearson '63 Dodge 113 0 oil pressure
34 44 25 Bill Clinton '61 Ford 111 0 running
35 37 2 Bill Foster Tar Heel Speedway '62 Pontiac 91 0 transmission
36 19 41 Jim Paschal Petty Enterprises '63 Plymouth 81 0 crash
37 12 15 Parnelli Jones Mercury '63 Mercury 78 39 transmission
38 22 77 Marvin Porter '63 Ford 67 0 rear end
39 1 01 Paul Goldsmith Salta Pontiac '63 Pontiac 59 3 con rod
40 4 07 Len Sutton Meadows Pontiac '63 Pontiac 49 0 con rod
41 15 43 Richard Petty Petty Enterprises '63 Plymouth 27 0 transmission
42 14 23 Danny Weinberg Southern California Pontiac Dealers '62 Pontiac 27 0 crash
43 36 62 Curtis Crider Crider Racing '62 Mercury 26 0 clutch
44 29 44 Lloyd Dane '62 Chevrolet 8 0 transmission
RACE DATA
Did not start:

Did not qualify: Al Self; Roger McCluskey; Curly Mills

Time of Race: ???
Starting Lineup Set By: Unknown Methods
Fast Qualifier:
Preliminary Feature Winners: [[Special:FormEdit/Driver/{{{PrelimWinners}}}|{{{PrelimWinners}}}]]
Heat Winners: [[Special:FormEdit/Driver/{{{HeatWinners}}}|{{{HeatWinners}}}]]
Qualifier Winners: [[Special:FormEdit/Driver/{{{QualWinners}}}|{{{QualWinners}}}]]
Dash Winners: [[Special:FormEdit/Driver/{{{DashWinners}}}|{{{DashWinners}}}]]
Scramble Winners: [[Special:FormEdit/Driver/{{{ScrambleWinners}}}|{{{ScrambleWinners}}}]]
Consi Winners: [[Special:FormEdit/Driver/{{{ConsiWinners}}}|{{{ConsiWinners}}}]]
Non-Qualifiers Race Winners: [[Special:FormEdit/Driver/{{{NonQualWinners}}}|{{{NonQualWinners}}}]]
Margin of Victory:
Average Speed: ??? mph
Cautions: ?? for ?? laps - not available
Lead Changes: ?? among ?? drivers - not available
Fastest Lap: Unknown/Unentered