OFFICIAL RACE RESULTS

1954-08

Herb Thomas won the 1954 NASCAR GRAND NATIONAL SERIES 1954-08 at Occoneechee Speedway.

TRACK

  • NAME: Occoneechee Speedway
  • LOCATION: Hillsboro
  • LENGTH: 1.000 Miles
  • SURFACE: Dirt
  • PURSE: $3,825

RACE

  • NUMBER: 8
  • NAME: 1954-08
  • DATE: 04-18-1954
  • LAPS / MILES: 100 / 100
  • CAUTIONS / LAPS: 1 / 0

WINNER

  • NAME: Herb Thomas
  • CAR MAKE: 1954 Hudson
  • AVG SPEED: 77.386
  • START POSITION: 4th
  • LEAD CHANGES: 2
Finish Start # Driver Make Sponsor Points Laps Led Status Money
1 4 92 Herb Thomas Hudson Herb Thomas 0 100 35 Running 1,000
2 - 31 Donald Thomas Hudson Pure 0 100 53 Running 650
3 1 88 Buck Baker Oldsmobile Ernest Woods 0 100 12 Running 450
4 5 3 Dick Rathman Hudson Pure 0 100 0 Running 350
5 - 14 Curtis Turner Oldsmobile Frank Christian 0 99 0 Running 300
6 - 42 Lee Petty Dodge Petty Enterprises 0 98 0 Running 250
7 3 82 Joe Eubanks Hudson Oates Motor Co. 0 97 0 Running 200
8 - 16 Ted Rambo Lincoln Bob Cancro 0 97 0 Running 150
9 - 21 Laird Bruner Oldsmobile Carmen Amica 0 96 0 Running 100
10 - 24 Ray Duhigg Plymouth J.O. Goode 0 95 0 Running 100
11 - 6 Ralph Liguori Dodge Ralph Liguori 0 94 0 Running 25
12 - 143 Andy Winfree Plymouth Andy Winfree 0 92 0 Running 25
13 - 108 Arden Mounts Hudson Gene Comstock 0 91 0 Running 25
14 - 100 Blackie Pitt Plymouth Gary Drake 0 90 0 Running 25
15 - 8 Bud Harless Hudson Edgar Clay 0 90 0 Running 25
16 - 47 Harvey Eakin Nash Harvey Eakin 0 89 0 Running 25
17 - 28 Eddie Skinner Oldsmobile Frank Dodge 0 88 0 Running 25
18 - 78 Elbert Allen Oldsmobile -- 0 86 0 Running 25
19 - 1 Elton Hildreth Nash Hildreth Motors 0 86 0 Running 25
20 - 10 Marshall Harless Ford Marshall Harless 0 82 0 Running 25
21 - 22 Perk Brown Hudson R.G. Shelton 0 77 0 Running 25
22 - 71 Fred Dove Chevrolet Fred Dove 0 64 0 Overheating 0
23 - 13 Emory Lewis Oldsmobile Ernest Woods 0 61 0 Crash 0
24 - 87 Jim Paschal Oldsmobile Griffin Motors 0 37 0 Oil pan 0
25 - 61 Jimmie Lewallen Oldsmobile -- 0 31 0 Spring 0
26 2 51 Gober Sosebee Oldsmobile Cherokee Garage 0 21 0 Piston 0
27 - 43 Bob Welborn Dodge Julian Petty 0 17 0 Gasket 0
28 - 126 Dave Terrell Dodge Dave Terrell 0 8 0 Hub 0