For the 1964 NASCAR Grand National season, Chrysler introduced the 426 Hemi. This monster powered cars to some magical speed numbers -- particularly Richard Petty's Plymouth, which was running 20 mph faster than the year before. Check out the speeds, as well as the other results from the 62 races of the 1964 NASCAR Grand National season, in the chart below.

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Fireball Roberts drives his Ford on Augusta International Speedways sweeping road course during a 1963 NASCAR Grand National event.
Fireball Roberts drives his Ford on Augusta Inter-
national Speedways sweeping road course during
the Nov. 17, 1963, NASCAR Grand National event.
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Number Date Site Race Winner Car Speed
1
11/10/63
Concord, NC
Ned Jarrett
Ford
56.897
2 11/17/63
Augusta, GA
Fireball Roberts
Ford
86.320
3 12/01/63
Jacksonville, FL
Wendell Scott
Chevrolet
58.252
4 12/29/63
Savannah, GA
Richard Petty
Plymouth
68.143
5 1/19/64
Riverside, CA
Dan Gurney
Ford
91.245
6 2/21/64
Daytona Beach, FL
Junior Johnson
Dodge
170.777
7 2/21/64
Daytona Beach, FL
Bobby Isaac
Dodge
169.811
8
2/23/64
Daytona Beach, FL
Richard Petty
Plymouth
154.334
9
3/10/64
Richmond, VA
David Pearson
Dodge
60.233
10
3/22/64
Bristol, TN
Fred Lorenzen
Ford
72.196
11
3/28/64
Greenville, SC
David Pearson
Dodge
57.554
12
3/30/64
Winston-Salem, NC
Marvin Panch
Ford
47.796
13
4/05/64
Atlanta, GA
Fred Lorenzen
Ford
134.137
14
4/11/64
Weaverville, NC
Marvin Panch
Ford
81.669
15
4/12/64
Hillsboro, NC
David Pearson
Dodge
83.319
16
4/14/64
Spartanburg, SC
Ned Jarrett
Ford
58.852
17
4/16/64
Columbia, SC
Ned Jarrett
Ford
64.412
18
4/19/64
N. Wilkesboro, NC
Fred Lorenzen
Ford
81.930
19
4/26/64
Martinsville, VA
Fred Lorenzen
Ford
70.098
20
5/01/64
Savannah, GA
LeeRoy Yarbrough
Plymouth
70.326
21
5/09/64
Darlington, SC
Fred Lorenzen
Ford
130.013
22
5/15/64
Hampton, VA
Ned Jarrett
Ford
65.300
23
5/16/64
Hickory, NC
Ned Jarrett
Ford
69.364
24
5/17/64
S. Boston, VA
Richard Petty
Plymouth
71.957
25
5/24/64
Charlotte, NC
Jim Paschal
Plymouth
125.772
26
5/30/64
Greenville, SC
LeeRoy Yarbrough
Plymouth
56.559
27
5/31/64
Asheville, NC
Ned Jarrett
Ford
66.538
28
6/07/64
Atlanta, GA
Ned Jarrett
Ford
112.535
29
6/11/64
Concord, NC
Richard Petty
Plymouth
66.352
30
6/14/64
Nashville, TN
Richard Petty
Plymouth
76.498
31
6/19/64
Chattanooga, TN
David Pearson
Dodge
70.051
32
6/21/64
Birmingham, AL
Ned Jarrett
Ford
67.643
33
6/23/64
Valdosta, GA
Buck Baker
Dodge
61.328
34
6/26/64
Spartanburg, SC
Richard Petty
Plymouth
58.233
35
7/04/64
Daytona Beach, FL
A.J. Foyt
Dodge
151.451
36
7/08/64
Manassas, VA
Ned Jarrett
Ford
67.652
37
7/10/64
Old Bridge, NJ
Billy Wade
Mercury
73.891
38
7/12/64
Bridgehampton, NY
Billy Wade
Mercury
87.707
39
7/15/64
Islip, NY
Billy Wade
Mercury
46.252
40
7/19/64
Watkins Glen, NY
Billy Wade
Mercury
97.988
41
7/21/64
New Oxford, PA
David Pearson
Dodge
82.568
42
7/26/64
Bristol, TN
Fred Lorenzen
Ford
78.044
43
8/02/64
Nashville, TN
Richard Petty
Plymouth
73.208
44
8/07/64
Myrtle Beach, SC
David Pearson
Dodge
61.750
45
8/09/64
Weaverville, NC
Ned Jarrett
Ford
77.600
46
8/13/64
Moyock, NC
Ned Jarrett
Ford
63.965
47
8/16/64
Huntington, WV
Richard Petty
Plymouth
70.488
48
8/21/64
Columbia, SC
David Pearson
Dodge
61.697
49
8/22/64
Winston-Salem, NC
Junior Johnson
Ford
46.192
50
8/23/64
Roanoke, VA
Junior Johnson
Ford
49.847
51
9/07/64
Darlington, SC
Buck Baker
Dodge
117.757
52
9/11/64
Hickory, NC
David Pearson
Dodge
67.797
53
9/14/64
Richmond, VA
Cotton Owens
Dodge
61.955
54
9/18/64
Manassas, VA
Ned Jarrett
Ford
68.842
55
9/20/64
Hillsboro, NC
Ned Jarrett
Ford
86.725
56
9/27/64
Martinsville, VA
Fred Lorenzen
Ford
67.320
57
10/09/64
Savannah, GA
Ned Jarrett
Ford
68.663
58
10/11/64
N. Wilkesboro, NC
Marvin Panch
Ford
91.398
59
10/18/64
Charlotte, NC
Fred Lorenzen
Ford
134.475
60
10/25/64
Harris, NC
Richard Petty
Plymouth
59.009
61
11/01/64
Augusta, GA
Darel Dieringer
Mercury
68.641
62
11/08/64
Jacksonville, NC
Ned Jarrett
Ford
57.535

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