OFFICIAL RACE RESULTS

1954-17

Curtis Turner won the 1954 NASCAR GRAND NATIONAL SERIES 1954-17 at Columbia Speedway.

TRACK

  • NAME: Columbia Speedway
  • LOCATION: Columbia
  • LENGTH: 0.500 Miles
  • SURFACE: Dirt
  • PURSE: $3,750

RACE

  • NUMBER: 17
  • NAME: 1954-17
  • DATE: 06-06-1954
  • LAPS / MILES: 200 / 100
  • CAUTIONS / LAPS: 0 / 0

WINNER

  • NAME: Curtis Turner
  • CAR MAKE: 1952 Oldsmobile
  • AVG SPEED: 56.719
  • START POSITION: 0th
  • LEAD CHANGES: 0
POINTS LAPS
Fin St # Driver Make Sponsor Tot Race Bonus Tot Led Status Money
1 - 44 Curtis Turner Oldsmobile Elmer Brooks 0 0 0 200 1 Running 1,000
2 - 14 Hershel McGriff Oldsmobile Frank Christian 0 0 0 198 0 Running 650
3 - 3 Dick Rathman Hudson Pure 0 0 0 197 0 Running 450
4 - 12 Speedy Thompson Oldsmobile Buckshot Morris 0 0 0 197 0 Running 350
5 - 42 Lee Petty Chrysler Petty Enterprises 0 0 0 195 0 Running 300
6 - 92 Herb Thomas Hudson Herb Thomas 0 0 0 193 0 Crash 250
7 - 82 Joe Eubanks Hudson Oates Motor Co. 0 0 0 190 0 Crash 200
8 1 88 Buck Baker Oldsmobile Ernest Woods 0 0 0 185 0 Running 150
9 - 6 Ralph Liguori Dodge Ralph Liguori 0 0 0 183 0 Running 100
10 - 19 Clyde Minter Mercury Ken Pace 0 0 0 174 0 Running 100
11 - 100 Blackie Pitt Plymouth Gary Drake 0 0 0 165 0 Radiator 25
12 - 114 Parks Surratt Plymouth R. Spearman 0 0 0 165 0 Running 25
13 - 25 Fireball Roberts Oldsmobile Leland Colvin 0 0 0 164 0 Spindle 25
14 - 28 Eddie Skinner Oldsmobile Frank Dodge 0 0 0 159 0 Running 25
15 - 126 Dave Terrell Dodge Dave Terrell 0 0 0 154 0 Wheel 25
16 - 21 Laird Bruner Oldsmobile Carmen Amica 0 0 0 151 0 Fuel tank 25
17 - 71 Fred Dove Chevrolet Fred Dove 0 0 0 131 0 Rear end 25
18 - 51 Gober Sosebee Oldsmobile Cherokee Garage 0 0 0 23 0 Overheating 25