OFFICIAL RACE RESULTS

1950-17

Herb Thomas won the 1950 NASCAR GRAND NATIONAL SERIES 1950-17 at Martinsville Speedway.

TRACK

  • NAME: Martinsville Speedway
  • LOCATION: Martinsville
  • LENGTH: 0.500 Miles
  • SURFACE: Dirt
  • PURSE: $3,850

RACE

  • NUMBER: 17
  • NAME: 1950-17
  • DATE: 10-15-1950
  • LAPS / MILES: 200 / 100
  • CAUTIONS / LAPS: 0 / 0

WINNER

  • NAME: Herb Thomas
  • CAR MAKE: 1950 Plymouth
  • AVG SPEED: 0.000
  • START POSITION: 19th
  • LEAD CHANGES: 2
Finish Start # Driver Make Sponsor Points Laps Led Status Money
1 19 92 Herb Thomas Plymouth Herb Thomas 0 200 135 Running 1,000
2 - 42 Lee Petty Plymouth Bardahl 0 199 0 Running 750
3 - 87 Buck Baker Oldsmobile Griffin Motors 0 198 0 Running 500
4 1 7 Fonty Flock Oldsmobile Bob Flock Garage 0 197 9 Running 400
5 - 52 Weldon Adams Plymouth Weldon Adams 0 193 0 Running 300
6 5 11 Fireball Roberts Oldsmobile Sam Rice 0 192 0 Running 200
7 - 8 Jack Holloway Mercury -- 0 192 0 -- 150
8 - 25 Jimmy Thompson Plymouth Leland Colvin 0 190 0 -- 125
9 - 30 Jim Paschal Henry J Chaney Motors 0 188 0 -- 100
10 - 93 Ted Chamberlain Plymouth Ted Chamberlain 0 183 0 -- 75
11 - 44 Johnny Grubb Oldsmobile Johnny Grubb 0 162 0 -- 50
12 2 9 Tim Flock -- Buddy Elliott 0 162 0 Wheel 50
13 - 78 Ewell Weddle Lincoln Ewell Weddle 0 158 0 -- 50
14 - 38 Clyde Minter Buick B.F. Goodrich 0 106 0 -- 50
15 - 17 John Manning Ford -- 0 95 0 -- 50
16 - 2 Bill Blair Oldsmobile Sam Rice 0 69 0 -- 0
17 3 41 Curtis Turner Oldsmobile Eanes Motor Co. 0 66 56 Engine 0
18 - -- Gayle Warren Plymouth -- 0 64 0 -- 0
19 - -- Runt Harris Oldsmobile Junie Donlavey 0 41 0 -- 0
20 - 37 Slick Smith Nash Nash Motor Co. 0 31 0 Overheating 0
21 - 98 Leon Sales Plymouth Southern 500 Winner 0 27 0 Crash 0