1978 Rebel 500YT-icon.png NASCAR Winston Cup Series.jpg
Held on April 9, 1978 at Darlington Raceway in Darlington, SC
367 L, 501.322 M, 806.666 KM - Scheduled Distance

RESULTS
Fin St # Driver Sponsor Make Laps Led Status Pts
1 8 72 Benny Parsons 1st National City Travelers Checks Chevy 367 83 running 180
2 2 88 Darrell Waltrip Gatorade Chevy 367 33 running 175
3 5 54 Lennie Pond W.I.N., Inc. Oldsmobile 366 0 running 165
4 7 2 Dave Marcis Shoney's Chevy 365 21 running 165
5 10 43 Richard Petty STP Dodge 364 0 running 155
6 9 27 Buddy Baker U.S. Army Chevy 364 1 running 155
7 25 48 Al Holbert Southland Industries Chevy 357 0 running 146
8 12 92 Skip Manning Stratagraph Chevy 356 0 running 142
9 15 9 Bill Elliott Dahlonega Ford Sales Mercury 355 0 running 138
10 18 22 Ricky Rudd 1st National City Travelers Checks Chevy 349 2 running 139
11 24 70 J.D. McDuffie Bailey Excavating Chevy 342 0 running 130
12 33 52 Jimmy Means Bell Brothers Auto Parts Chevy 337 0 running 127
13 21 17 Roger Hamby Hamby-Ellis Chevy 334 0 running 124
14 1 15 Bobby Allison Norris Industries Ford 324 11 running 126
15 13 11 Cale Yarborough 1st National City Travelers Checks Oldsmobile 321 171 engine 128
16 36 45 Baxter Price Chevy 321 0 running 115
17 23 79 Frank Warren Native Tan Dodge 321 0 running 112
18 17 67 Buddy Arrington Dodge 320 0 running 109
19 27 39 Blackie Wangerin Mercury 318 0 running 106
20 14 40 D.K. Ulrich Chevy 286 0 rear end 103
21 32 64 Tommy Gale Sunny King Ford & Honda Ford 286 0 running 100
22 30 01 Earle Canavan Florence Dodge 280 0 running 97
23 3 1 Donnie Allison Hawaiian Tropic Chevy 268 40 spindle 99
24 34 18 Joe Frasson Chevy 247 0 engine 91
25 28 41 Grant Adcox Krystal Chevy 237 0 engine 88
26 35 61 Joe Mihalic Jim Norris Chevy 222 0 engine 85
27 19 89 Sam Sommers O.L. Nixon Chevy 198 0 clutch
28 16 3 Richard Childress Kansas Jack Oldsmobile 187 0 running 79
29 6 21 David Pearson Purolator Mercury 181 5 engine 81
30 20 77 Chuck Bown Johnny Ray Chevy 108 0 crash 73
31 31 25 Ronnie Thomas Don Robertson Chevy 104 0 crash 70
32 11 5 Neil Bonnett Armor All Dodge 71 0 rear end 67
33 29 24 Cecil Gordon Transmissions Unlimited Chevy 69 0 engine 64
34 22 30 Tighe Scott Scotty's Fashions Chevy 18 0 crash 61
35 4 90 Dick Brooks Truxmore Ford 9 0 crash 58
36 26 19 Dick May Henley Gray Chevy 9 0 ignition 55
RACE DATA
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Margin of Victory:
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Cautions: ?? for ?? laps - not available
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