OFFICIAL RACE RESULTS

WILKES COUNTY 200

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

TRACK

  • NAME: North Wilkesboro Speedway
  • LOCATION: North Wilkesboro
  • LENGTH: 0.625 Miles
  • SURFACE: Dirt
  • PURSE: $3,550

RACE

  • NUMBER: 4
  • NAME: Wilkes County 200
  • DATE: 03-30-1952
  • LAPS / MILES: 200 / 125
  • CAUTIONS / LAPS: 0 / 0

WINNER

  • NAME: Herb Thomas
  • CAR MAKE: 1952 Hudson
  • AVG SPEED: 58.597
  • START POSITION: 1st
  • LEAD CHANGES: 0
POINTS LAPS
Fin St # Driver Make Sponsor Tot Race Bonus Tot Led Status Money
1 1 92 Herb Thomas Hudson FABULOUS 0 0 0 200 200 Running 1,000
2 - 14 Fonty Flock Oldsmobile Air Lift 0 0 0 199 0 Running 700
3 - 2 Bill Blair Oldsmobile George Hutchens 0 0 0 0 0 Running 450
4 - 72 Donald Thomas Ford Doug Meeks 0 0 0 0 0 Running 350
5 - 126 Dave Terrell Plymouth Dave Terrell 0 0 0 0 0 Running 200
6 - -- Neil Cole Plymouth Neil Cole 0 0 0 0 0 Running 150
7 - 17 Buddy Shuman Ford Buddy Shuman 0 0 0 175 0 Shocks 125
8 - 60 Jim Paschal Ford Julian Buesink 0 0 0 165 0 Battery 100
9 - 42 Lee Petty Plymouth Petty Enterprises 0 0 0 142 0 Handling 75
10 - -- Otis Martin Buick -- 0 0 0 137 0 Running 50
11 - 82 Joe Eubanks Oldsmobile Oates Motor Co. 0 0 0 122 0 Clutch 25
12 - 199 Leonard Tippett Hudson Leonard Tippett 0 0 0 108 0 Rear end 25
13 - -- Shorty Gibbs Ford Shorty Gibbs 0 0 0 76 0 Brakes 25
14 - 128 Charles Gattalia Studebaker Colonial Motors 0 0 0 69 0 Overheating 25
15 2 89 Buck Baker Hudson B.A. Pless 0 0 0 68 0 Radiator 25
16 - 6 Marshall Teague Hudson FABULOUS 0 0 0 57 0 Withdrew 25
17 - -- Bobby Courtwright Oldsmobile Bobby Courtwright 0 0 0 47 0 Battery 25
18 - 88 Frankie Schneider Oldsmobile ROCKET 0 0 0 40 0 Crash 25
19 - 22 Perk Brown Hudson R.G. Shelton 0 0 0 39 0 Crash 25
20 - 41 Curtis Turner Hudson Eanes Motor Co. 0 0 0 35 0 Radiator 25
21 - 91 Tim Flock Hudson Ted Chester 0 0 0 26 0 Gasket 25
22 - 24 Jimmie Lewallen Plymouth Southern Motors 0 0 0 26 0 Tie rod 25
23 - 120 Dick Rathman Hudson Walt Chapman 0 0 0 20 0 Radiator 25
24 - -- Harold Mays Chrysler Harold Mays 0 0 0 1 0 Crash 25