OFFICIAL RACE RESULTS

1959-04

Curtis Turner won the 1959 NASCAR Grand National Series 1959-04 at Occoneechee Speedway.

TRACK

  • NAME: Occoneechee Speedway
  • LOCATION: Hillsboro
  • LENGTH: 0.900 Miles
  • SURFACE: Dirt
  • PURSE: $3,785

RACE

  • NUMBER: 4
  • NAME: 1959-04
  • DATE: 03-01-1959
  • LAPS / MILES: 110 / 99
  • CAUTIONS / LAPS: 2 / 0

WINNER

  • NAME: Curtis Turner
  • CAR MAKE: 1959 T-Bird
  • AVG SPEED: 81.612
  • START POSITION: 1st
  • LEAD CHANGES: 7
Finish Start # Driver Make Sponsor Points Laps Led Status Money
1 1 41 Curtis Turner T-Bird Delta Auto Sales 0 110 66 Running 800
2 2 59 Tom Pistone T-Bird Rupert Safety Belt 0 110 41 Running 525
3 5 49 Bob Welborn Chevrolet Bob Welborn 0 109 3 Fuel 350
4 3 42 Lee Petty Oldsmobile Petty Enterprises 0 109 0 Running 250
5 7 88 Buck Baker Chevrolet Buck Baker 0 109 0 Running 225
6 8 21 Glen Wood Ford Wood Brothers 0 106 0 Running 200
7 16 33 Brownie King Chevrolet Jess Potter 0 105 0 Running 165
8 15 82 Joe Eubanks Ford Don Every 0 104 0 Running 150
9 4 6 Cotton Owens Pontiac W.H. Watson 0 104 0 Running 140
10 20 27 Jimmy Pardue Plymouth Jimmy Pardue 0 99 0 Running 130
11 14 9 Roy Tyner Chevrolet Roy Tyner 0 99 0 Running 125
12 19 81 Harvey Hege Ford Harvey Hege 0 98 0 Running 110
13 9 1 Speedy Thompson Chevrolet Steve Pierce 0 96 0 Fuel 100
14 12 89 Tiny Lund Chevrolet Buck Baker 0 96 0 Running 85
15 22 96 Bobby Keck Chevrolet Bobby Keck 0 95 0 Running 70
16 11 76 Larry Frank Chevrolet Carolina Plating 0 94 0 Crash 60
17 13 10 Elmo Langley Ford Ratus Walters 0 93 0 Running 50
18 21 74 L.D. Austin Chevrolet L.D. Austin 0 90 0 Running 50
19 6 11 Junior Johnson Ford Paul Spaulding 0 66 0 Coil 50
20 10 26 Tommy Irwin Ford Tommy Irwin 0 24 0 Crash 50
21 17 7 Jimmie Lewallen Ford -- 0 21 0 Engine 50
22 18 80 Bob Rose Chevrolet Sam Arena 0 9 0 Rear end 50