OFFICIAL RACE RESULTS

WILKES COUNTY 160

Dick Rathman won the 1954 NASCAR GRAND NATIONAL SERIES Wilkes County 160 at North Wilkesboro Speedway.

TRACK

  • NAME: North Wilkesboro Speedway
  • LOCATION: North Wilkesboro
  • LENGTH: 0.625 Miles
  • SURFACE: Dirt
  • PURSE: $3,825

RACE

  • NUMBER: 7
  • NAME: Wilkes County 160
  • DATE: 04-04-1954
  • LAPS / MILES: 160 / 100
  • CAUTIONS / LAPS: 0 / 0

WINNER

  • NAME: Dick Rathman
  • CAR MAKE: 1954 Hudson
  • AVG SPEED: 68.545
  • START POSITION: 0th
  • LEAD CHANGES: 3
POINTS LAPS
Fin St # Driver Make Sponsor Tot Race Bonus Tot Led Status Money
1 - 3 Dick Rathman Hudson Pure 0 0 0 160 48 Running 1,000
2 - 92 Herb Thomas Hudson FABULOUS 0 0 0 160 0 Running 650
3 - 82 Joe Eubanks Hudson Oates Motor Co. 0 0 0 160 0 Running 450
4 - 14 Curtis Turner Oldsmobile Frank Christian 0 0 0 158 0 Running 350
5 - 42 Lee Petty Dodge Petty Enterprises 0 0 0 156 0 Running 300
6 - 6 Ralph Liguori Dodge Ralph Liguori 0 0 0 156 0 Running 250
7 - 23 Al Keller Hudson George Miller 0 0 0 155 0 Running 200
8 - 34 Andy Winfree Plymouth Andy Winfree 0 0 0 155 0 Running 150
9 - 80 Jim Paschal Dodge George Hutchens 0 0 0 155 0 Running 100
10 - 24 Jimmie Lewallen Plymouth J.O. Goode 0 0 0 154 0 Running 100
11 - 44 Bob Welborn Plymouth Julian Petty 0 0 0 154 0 Running 25
12 1 51 Gober Sosebee Oldsmobile Cherokee Garage 0 0 0 152 112 Running 25
13 - 71 Fred Dove Chevrolet Fred Dove 0 0 0 149 0 Running 25
14 - 43 Billy Irvin Dodge Julian Petty 0 0 0 149 0 Running 25
15 - 87 Buck Baker Oldsmobile Griffin Motors 0 0 0 142 0 Running 25
16 - 28 Eddie Skinner Oldsmobile Frank Dodge 0 0 0 139 0 Running 25
17 - 58 Bud Harless Hudson Edgar Clay 0 0 0 129 0 Crash 25
18 - 75 Ralph Dutton Dodge -- 0 0 0 70 0 Wheel 25
19 - 1 Elton Hildreth Nash Hildreth Motors 0 0 0 58 0 Hose 25
20 - 16 Ted Rambo Lincoln Bob Cancro 0 0 0 46 0 Crash 25
21 - 108 Arden Mounts Hudson Gene Comstock 0 0 0 44 0 Wheel 25
22 - 126 Dave Terrell Dodge Dave Terrell 0 0 0 31 0 Bearing 0
23 - 77 Stan Kross Hudson Sam Knox 0 0 0 26 0 Piston 0
24 - 100 Blackie Pitt Plymouth Gary Drake 0 0 0 12 0 Wheel 0