Today In NASCAR History

May 12, 2012


1962: Nelson Stacy executes a last-lap pass of Marvin Panch to win a 300-miler at Darlington (S.C.) Raceway by two car-lengths. It was the second of four victories for Stacy in NASCAR’s top series. Pole-starter Fred Lorenzen, a teammate to Stacy in a Holman-Moody Ford, was a lap back in third place.