OFFICIAL RACE RESULTS

WILKES 200

Herb Thomas won the 1952 NASCAR GRAND NATIONAL SERIES Wilkes 200 at North Wilkesboro Speedway.

TRACK

  • NAME: North Wilkesboro Speedway
  • LOCATION: North Wilkesboro
  • LENGTH: 0.625 Miles
  • SURFACE: Dirt
  • PURSE: $3,625

RACE

  • NUMBER: 32
  • NAME: Wilkes 200
  • DATE: 10-26-1952
  • LAPS / MILES: 200 / 125
  • CAUTIONS / LAPS: 3 / 12

WINNER

  • NAME: Herb Thomas
  • CAR MAKE: 1952 Hudson
  • AVG SPEED: 67.044
  • START POSITION: 1st
  • LEAD CHANGES: 2
POINTS LAPS
Fin St # Driver Make Sponsor Tot Race Bonus Tot Led Status Money
1 1 9 Herb Thomas Hudson FABULOUS 0 0 0 200 192 Running 1,000
2 2 14 Fonty Flock Oldsmobile Air Lift 0 0 0 200 8 Running 700
3 6 92 Donald Thomas Hudson FABULOUS 0 0 0 200 0 Running 450
4 4 91 Tim Flock Hudson Blackburn Auto Service 0 0 0 199 0 Running 350
5 8 120 Dick Rathman Hudson Walt Chapman 0 0 0 194 0 Running 200
6 15 -- Jimmie Lewallen Plymouth Julian Petty 0 0 0 193 0 Running 150
7 3 22 Perk Brown Hudson Friendly Motors 0 0 0 190 0 Running 125
8 20 19 Fred Dove Packard Sam Nunn 0 0 0 188 0 Running 100
9 12 55 Bub King Hudson Bub King 0 0 0 183 0 Crash 75
10 27 71 Coleman Lawrence Plymouth Coleman Lawrence 0 0 0 172 0 Running 50
11 22 -- JC White Ford -- 0 0 0 164 0 Running 25
12 19 24 Bob Welborn Plymouth Southern Motors 0 0 0 161 0 Spindle 25
13 14 42 Lee Petty Plymouth Petty Enterprises 0 0 0 148 0 Spindle 25
14 17 -- Ewell Weddle Plymouth Ewell Weddle 0 0 0 146 0 Wheel 25
15 24 -- Coleman Grant Plymouth -- 0 0 0 146 0 Running 25
16 10 89 Buck Baker Hudson B.A. Pless 0 0 0 143 0 Spindle 25
17 18 167 Elton Hildreth Nash Hildreth Motors 0 0 0 126 0 Lf hub 25
18 13 12 Jim Paschal Oldsmobile Buckshot Morris 0 0 0 122 0 Crash 25
19 11 82 Joe Eubanks Hudson Oates Motor Co. 0 0 0 114 0 Steering 25
20 26 93 Ted Chamberlain Plymouth Ted Chamberlain 0 0 0 88 0 Arm 25
21 23 -- George Bush Oldsmobile -- 0 0 0 67 0 Gears 25
22 7 -- Ralph Liguori Oldsmobile -- 0 0 0 66 0 Fuel pump 25
23 5 77 Dick Passwater Oldsmobile Frank Arford 0 0 0 62 0 Fuel pump 25
24 16 -- Charles Barry Plymouth O.C. Francis 0 0 0 44 0 Wheel 25
25 21 -- Paul Richardson Oldsmobile -- 0 0 0 39 0 Crash 25
26 9 2 Bill Blair Oldsmobile George Hutchens 0 0 0 15 0 Spindle 25
27 25 94 JO Staton Ford Smith Auto Parts 0 0 0 10 0 Overheating 25