1978 Richmond 400 NASCAR Winston Cup Series.jpg
Held on February 26, 1978 at Richmond International Raceway in Richmond, VA
400 L, 300 M, 482.8 KM - Scheduled Distance

RESULTS
Fin St # Driver Sponsor Make Laps Led Status Pts
1 3 72 Benny Parsons 1st National City Travelers Checks Chevy 400 109 running 180
2 9 54 Lennie Pond W.I.N., Inc. Chevy 400 142 running 180
3 7 11 Cale Yarborough 1st National City Travelers Checks Oldsmobile 399 69 running 170
4 2 88 Darrell Waltrip Gatorade Chevy 399 55 running 165
5 5 90 Dick Brooks Truxmore Ford 397 0 running 155
6 4 15 Bobby Allison Norris Industries Ford 396 0 running 150
7 6 2 Dave Marcis Rod Osterlund Chevy 395 0 running 146
8 11 3 Richard Childress Kansas Jack Chevy 393 20 running 147
9 1 5 Neil Bonnett Armor All Dodge 393 5 running 143
10 19 30 Tighe Scott Scotty's Fashions Chevy 389 0 running 134
11 10 48 James Hylton Hylton Engineering Chevy 389 0 running 130
12 18 52 Jimmy Means Means Racing Chevy 385 0 running 127
13 17 92 Skip Manning Stratagraph Chevy 381 0 running 124
14 23 79 Frank Warren Native Tan Dodge 380 0 running 121
15 21 67 Buddy Arrington Dodge 380 0 running 118
16 16 40 D.K. Ulrich Chevy 379 0 running 115
17 20 24 Cecil Gordon Transmissions Unlimited Chevy 379 0 running 112
18 24 25 Ronnie Thomas Don Robertson Chevy 370 0 running 109
19 25 26 Jimmy Lee Capps Hearne Produce Chevy 369 0 running 106
20 29 45 Baxter Price Chevy 359 0 running 103
21 14 8 Ed Negre Dodge 358 0 running 100
22 8 43 Richard Petty STP Dodge 356 0 rear end 97
23 15 64 Tommy Gale Sunny King Ford & Honda Ford 322 0 running 94
24 27 01 Earle Canavan Dodge 299 0 running 91
25 26 37 Roger Hamby Hamby-Ellis Chevy 282 0 running 88
26 12 98 Roland Wlodyka Rod Osterlund Chevy 177 0 crash 85
27 13 70 J.D. McDuffie Chevy 154 0 engine 82
28 28 19 Woody Fisher Belden Asphalt Chevy 74 0 rear end 79
29 22 74 Dick May Bobby Wawak Chevy 71 0 rear end 76
30 30 09 Nelson Oswald Perfect Alignment Chevy 50 0 flagged 73
RACE DATA
Failed to Qualify:
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Margin of Victory:
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Cautions: ?? for ?? laps - not available
Lead Changes: ?? among ?? drivers - not available