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The 1968 Dixie 250 was a NASCAR Grand National Series (now Sprint Cup Series) event that was held on May 3, 1968 at Augusta Speedway in Augusta, Georgia.

Two hundred and fifty laps were done on a paved oval track spanning {{safesubst:#invoke:convert|convert}} for a grand total of {{safesubst:#invoke:convert|convert}}.<ref name="1968d250"/> The race took one hour, forty-two minutes, and thirty-six seconds to reach its full conclusion: Bobby Isaac defeated Buddy Baker<ref>{{#invoke:citation/CS1|citation |CitationClass=web }}</ref> by more than a lap; bringing home $1,100 as the winner's top prize ($7,460 when considering inflation).<ref>{{#invoke:citation/CS1|citation |CitationClass=web }}</ref> Canadian driver Frog Fagan participated in this event as the only non-American driver.<ref name="1968d250"/> Four thousand and five hundred people went to see speeds averaging {{safesubst:#invoke:convert|convert}} with Bobby Isaac gaining the pole position with a speed of {{safesubst:#invoke:convert|convert}}.<ref name="1968d250"/> Total winnings for this event were $6,260 ($42,454.18 when considering inflation).


1968 Dixie 250 sections
Intro  Timeline  Finishing order  References  

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