Texas 500 (1969–72)

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Texas 500
Venue Texas World Speedway
First race 1969
Last race 1972
Distance 500 miles (804.672 km)
Laps 250

The Texas 500 was a NASCAR Winston Cup Series stock car race held at Texas World Speedway in 1969, 1971, and 1972.

Past winners[edit]

Year Date Driver Team Manufacturer Race Distance Race Time Average Speed
(mph)
Report
Laps Miles (km)
1969 December 7 Bobby Isaac Nord Krauskopf Dodge 250 500 (804.672) 3:27:56 144.277 Report
1971 December 12 Richard Petty Petty Enterprises Plymouth 250 500 (804.672) 3:28:20 144 Report
1972 November 12 Buddy Baker Nord Krauskopf Dodge 250 500 (804.672) 3:24:00 147.059 Report

Multiple winners (manufacturers)[edit]

# Wins Manufacturer Years Won
2 Dodge 1969, 1972

References[edit]