OFFICIAL RACE RESULTS

1953-11

Lee Petty won the 1953 NASCAR GRAND NATIONAL SERIES 1953-11 at Martinsville Speedway.

TRACK

  • NAME: Martinsville Speedway
  • LOCATION: Martinsville
  • LENGTH: 0.500 Miles
  • SURFACE: Dirt
  • PURSE: $3,760

RACE

  • NUMBER: 11
  • NAME: 1953-11
  • DATE: 05-17-1953
  • LAPS / MILES: 200 / 100
  • CAUTIONS / LAPS: 0 / 0

WINNER

  • NAME: Lee Petty
  • CAR MAKE: 1953 Dodge
  • AVG SPEED: 0.000
  • START POSITION: 0th
  • LEAD CHANGES: 2
POINTS LAPS
Fin St # Driver Make Sponsor Tot Race Bonus Tot Led Status Money
1 - 42 Lee Petty Dodge Petty Enterprises 0 0 0 200 0 Running 1,000
2 - 92 Herb Thomas Hudson FABULOUS 0 0 0 200 127 Running 700
3 - 120 Dick Rathman Hudson Walt Chapman 0 0 0 0 0 Running 450
4 - 44 Ray Duhigg Plymouth Julian Petty 0 0 0 0 0 Running 350
5 - 46 Ralph Liguori Lincoln Al Wheatley 0 0 0 0 0 Running 200
6 - 78 Dick Passwater Oldsmobile Frank Arford 0 0 0 0 0 Running 150
7 - 87 Buck Baker Oldsmobile Griffin Motors 0 0 0 0 0 Running 125
8 - -- Bob Welborn Plymouth Julian Petty 0 0 0 0 0 Running 100
9 - -- Clyde Minter Ford Coleman Lawrence 0 0 0 0 0 Running 75
10 - -- Lyle Scott Dodge -- 0 0 0 0 0 Running 50
11 - -- Ralph Dyer Nash Ralph Dyer 0 0 0 0 0 -- 25
12 - 93 Ted Chamberlain Plymouth Ted Chamberlain 0 0 0 0 0 -- 25
13 - -- Gifford Wood Ford Gifford Wood 0 0 0 0 0 -- 25
14 - -- Bub King Mercury Bub King 0 0 0 0 0 -- 25
15 - -- Otis Martin Oldsmobile Otis Martin 0 0 0 0 0 -- 25
16 - -- Joe Bill O'Dell Ford -- 0 0 0 0 0 -- 25
17 - 37 Coleman Lawrence Ford Coleman Lawrence 0 0 0 0 0 -- 25
18 - 72 Donald Thomas Ford Doug Meeks 0 0 0 0 0 -- 25
19 - 2 Bill Blair Oldsmobile Bill Blair 0 0 0 0 0 -- 25
20 - 41 Curtis Turner Oldsmobile Eanes Motor Co. 0 0 0 0 0 -- 25
21 - 58 Johnny Patterson Hudson H.B. Ranier 0 0 0 0 0 -- 25
22 - 1 Herschel Buchanan Nash Herschel Buchanan 0 0 0 0 0 -- 25
23 - 8 Gene Comstock Hudson Gene Comstock 0 0 0 0 0 -- 25
24 - 19 Fred Dove Plymouth Fred Dove 0 0 0 86 0 -- 25
25 1 82 Joe Eubanks Hudson Oates Motor Co. 0 0 0 85 71 Spindle 25
26 - 13 Pop McGinnis Hudson Irving Frye 0 0 0 0 0 -- 25
27 - 28 Eddie Skinner Oldsmobile Frank Dodge 0 0 0 0 0 -- 25
28 - -- Jimmie Lewallen Hudson R.G. Shelton 0 0 0 0 0 -- 25
29 - 14 Fonty Flock Oldsmobile Frank Christian 0 0 0 0 0 -- 25
30 - 21 Glen Wood Lincoln Wood Brothers 0 0 0 0 0 -- 25
31 - -- JL Justice Ford J.L. Justice 0 0 0 0 0 -- 10
32 - 91 Tim Flock Hudson Blackburn Auto 0 0 0 18 2 Springs 20
33 - 4 Slick Smith Oldsmobile Frank Christian 0 0 0 0 0 -- 10
34 - -- Jim Paschal Dodge Dave Quate 0 0 0 0 0 -- 10
35 - 108 Arden Mounts Hudson Gene Comstock 0 0 0 0 0 -- 10