OFFICIAL RACE RESULTS

1953-05

Dick Passwater won the 1953 NASCAR GRAND NATIONAL SERIES 1953-05 at Charlotte Speedway.

TRACK

  • NAME: Charlotte Speedway
  • LOCATION: Charlotte
  • LENGTH: 0.750 Miles
  • SURFACE: Dirt
  • PURSE: $3,650

RACE

  • NUMBER: 5
  • NAME: 1953-05
  • DATE: 04-05-1953
  • LAPS / MILES: 150 / 113
  • CAUTIONS / LAPS: 0 / 0

WINNER

  • NAME: Dick Passwater
  • CAR MAKE: 1953 Oldsmobile
  • AVG SPEED: 0.000
  • START POSITION: 9th
  • LEAD CHANGES: 16
POINTS LAPS
Fin St # Driver Make Sponsor Tot Race Bonus Tot Led Status Money
1 9 78 Dick Passwater Oldsmobile Frank Arford 0 0 0 150 3 Running 1,000
2 - 51 Gober Sosebee Oldsmobile Cherokee Garage 0 0 0 150 0 Running 700
3 - 1 Herschel Buchanan Nash Herschel Buchanan 0 0 0 150 0 Running 450
4 1 91 Tim Flock Hudson Ted Chester 0 0 0 150 87 Running 350
5 5 13 Pop McGinnis Hudson Irving Frye 0 0 0 149 13 Lf wheel 200
6 - 100 Otis Martin Mercury Otis Martin 0 0 0 0 0 Running 150
7 - 19 Fred Dove Plymouth Fred Dove 0 0 0 0 0 Running 125
8 - 18 Mike Klapak Oldsmobile Bill Adams 0 0 0 0 0 Running 100
9 - 55 Bub King Hudson Bub King 0 0 0 0 0 Running 75
10 - 3 Coleman Lawrence Ford Coleman Lawrence 0 0 0 0 0 Running 50
11 - 42 Lee Petty Dodge Petty Enterprises 0 0 0 0 0 -- 25
12 3 92 Herb Thomas Hudson FABULOUS 0 0 0 0 4 Clutch 25
13 2 120 Dick Rathman Hudson Walt Chapman 0 0 0 0 25 Wheel 25
14 4 87 Buck Baker Oldsmobile Griffin Motors 0 0 0 0 18 Wheel 25
15 - 31 Steve McGrath Hudson George Miller 0 0 0 0 0 Spindle 25
16 - 2 Bill Blair Oldsmobile Bill Blair 0 0 0 0 0 -- 25
17 - 8 Gene Comstock Hudson Gene Comstock 0 0 0 0 0 Crash 25
18 - 43 Jimmie Lewallen Dodge Dave Quate 0 0 0 0 0 -- 25
19 - 0 Ewell Weddle Plymouth Weddle Racing 0 0 0 0 0 -- 25
20 - 82 Joe Eubanks Hudson Oates Motor Co. 0 0 0 0 0 -- 25
21 - 12 Jim Paschal Plymouth George Hutchens 0 0 0 0 0 -- 25
22 - 11 June Cleveland Studebaker June Cleveland 0 0 0 0 0 -- 25
23 - 12 Buddy Shuman Oldsmobile Buddy Shuman 0 0 0 0 0 -- 25
24 6 41 Curtis Turner Oldsmobile Eanes Motor Co. 0 0 0 0 0 Engine 25
25 - 14 Fonty Flock Oldsmobile Frank Christian 0 0 0 0 0 Oil pressure 25
26 - 167 Elton Hildreth Nash Hildreth Motors 0 0 0 0 0 Rr hub 25
27 - 4 Slick Smith Oldsmobile Frank Christian 0 0 0 0 0 Engine 25
28 - 72 Donald Thomas Ford Doug Meeks 0 0 0 0 0 Mount 25