1970 NASCAR Grand National Results

As the new decade started, the 1970 NASCAR Grand National season brought higher speeds and greater risks to the drivers. To lower speeds, NASCAR introduced a controversial restrictor plate mid-season. In the chart below, you will find the results of all 48 races of the 1970 NASCAR Grand National season.

Pete Hamilton was hired by Petty Enterprises to campaign the #40 Superbird in major 1970 NASCAR events.
Pete Hamilton, a dashing youngster from Dedham,
Mass., was hired by Petty Enterprises to campaign
the #40 Superbird in major 1970 NASCAR events.
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Number Date Site Race Winner Car Speed
1
1/18/70
Riverside, CA
A.J. Foyt
Ford
97.450
2 2/19/70
Daytona Beach, FL
Cale Yarborough
Mercury
183.295
3 2/19/70
Daytona Beach, FL
Charlie Glotzbach
Dodge
147.734
4 2/22/70
Daytona Beach, FL
Pete Hamilton
Plymouth
149.601
5 3/01/70
Richmond, VA
James Hylton
Ford
82.044
6 3/08/70
Rockingham, NC
Richard Petty
Plymouth
116.117
7 3/15/70
Savannah, GA
Richard Petty
Plymouth
82.418
8
3/29/70
Atlanta, GA
Bobby Allison
Dodge
139.554
9
4/05/70
Bristol, TN
Donnie Allison
Ford
87.543
10
4/12/70
Talladega, AL
Pete Hamilton
Plymouth
152.321
11
4/18/70
N. Wilkesboro, NC
Richard Petty
Plymouth
94.246
12
4/30/70
Columbia, SC
Richard Petty
Plymouth
62.685
13
5/09/70
Darlington, SC
David Pearson
Ford
129.668
14
5/15/70
Beltsville, MD
Bobby Isaac
Dodge
76.370
15
5/18/70
Hampton, VA
Bobby Isaac
Dodge
72.245
16
5/24/70
Charlotte, NC
Donnie Allison
Ford
129.680
17
5/28/70
Maryville, TN
Bobby Isaac
Dodge
82.558
18
5/31/70
Martinsville, VA
Bobby Isaac
Dodge
68.584
19
6/07/70
Brooklyn, MI
Cale Yarborough
Mercury
138.302
20
6/14/70
Riverside, CA
Richard Petty
Plymouth
101.120
21
6/20/70
Hickory, NC
Bobby Isaac
Dodge
68.011
22
6/26/70
Kingsport, TN
Richard Petty
Plymouth
68.583
23
6/27/70
Greenville, SC
Bobby Isaac
Dodge
75.345
24
7/04/70
Daytona Beach, FL
Donnie Allison
Ford
162.235
25
7/07/70
Malta, NY
Richard Petty
Plymouth
68.589
26
7/09/70
Thompson, CT
Bobby Isaac
Dodge
80.296
27
7/12/70
Trenton, NJ
Richard Petty
Plymouth
120.724
28
7/19/70
Bristol, TN
Bobby Allison
Dodge
84.880
29
7/24/70
Maryville, TN
Richard Petty
Plymouth
84.956
30
7/25/70
Nashville, TN
Bobby Isaac
Dodge
87.943
31
8/02/70
Atlanta, GA
Richard Petty
Plymouth
142.712
32
8/06/70
Columbia, SC
Bobby Isaac
Dodge
67.101
33
8/11/70
Ona, WV
Richard Petty
Plymouth
78.358
34
8/16/70
Brooklyn, MI
Charlie Glotzbach
Dodge
147.571
35
8/23/70
Talladega, AL
Pete Hamilton
Plymouth
158.517
36
8/28/70
Winston-Salem, NC
Richard Petty
Plymouth
51.527
37
8/29/70
S. Boston, VA
Richard Petty
Plymouth
73.060
38
9/07/70
Darlington, SC
Buddy Baker
Dodge
128.817
39
9/11/70
Hickory, NC
Bobby Isaac
Dodge
73.365
40
9/13/70
Richmond, VA
Richard Petty
Plymouth
81.476
41
9/20/70
Dover, DE
Richard Petty
Plymouth
112.103
42
9/30/70
Raleigh, NC
Richard Petty
Plymouth
68.376
43
10/04/70
N. Wilkesboro, NC
Bobby Isaac
Dodge
90.162
44
10/11/70
Charlotte, NC
LeeRoy Yarbrough
Ford
123.246
45
10/18/70
Martinsville, VA
Richard Petty
Plymouth
72.235
46
11/08/70
Macon, GA
Richard Petty
Plymouth
82.284
47
11/15/70
Rockingham, NC
Cale Yarborough
Mercury
117.811
48
11/22/70
Hampton, VA
Bobby Allison
Dodge
69.584

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