OFFICIAL RACE RESULTS

1955-11

Buck Baker won the 1955 NASCAR GRAND NATIONAL SERIES 1955-11 at Charlotte Speedway.

TRACK

  • NAME: Charlotte Speedway
  • LOCATION: Charlotte
  • LENGTH: 0.750 Miles
  • SURFACE: Dirt
  • PURSE: $4,085

RACE

  • NUMBER: 11
  • NAME: 1955-11
  • DATE: 05-01-1955
  • LAPS / MILES: 133 / 100
  • CAUTIONS / LAPS: 2 / 18

WINNER

  • NAME: Buck Baker
  • CAR MAKE: 1955 Buick
  • AVG SPEED: 52.630
  • START POSITION: 16th
  • LEAD CHANGES: 2
POINTS LAPS
Fin St # Driver Make Sponsor Tot Race Bonus Tot Led Status Money
1 16 89 Buck Baker Buick Buck Baker 0 0 0 133 21 Running 1,000
2 2 300 Tim Flock Chrysler Mercury Outboards 0 0 0 133 112 Running 650
3 10 98 Dave Terrell Oldsmobile Dave Terrell 0 0 0 131 0 Running 450
4 7 51 Gober Sosebee Oldsmobile Gober Sosebee 0 0 0 127 0 Fuel 350
5 11 44 Bob Welborn Chevrolet Julian Petty 0 0 0 127 0 Running 300
6 17 71 John Dodd Jr Dodge John Dodd, Sr. 0 0 0 126 0 Running 250
7 18 6 Ralph Liguori Dodge Ralph Liguori 0 0 0 125 0 Running 200
8 21 121 Harvey Henderson Hudson Harvey Henderson 0 0 0 123 0 Running 150
9 13 28 Eddie Skinner Oldsmobile Frank Dodge 0 0 0 122 0 Running 100
10 25 4 Ken Fisher Chrysler Ken Fisher 0 0 0 117 0 Running 100
11 23 460 Gene Simpson Plymouth Brooks Brothers 0 0 0 109 0 Spin 75
12 5 B-29 Dink Widenhouse Oldsmobile Dink Widenhouse 0 0 0 105 0 Running 60
13 14 56 Jim Ord Packard Hank Salat 0 0 0 99 0 Crash 50
14 20 18 Arden Mounts Hudson Arden Mounts 0 0 0 89 0 Running 50
15 8 42 Lee Petty Chrysler Petty Enterprises 0 0 0 85 0 Steering 50
16 22 11 George Parrish Studebaker George Parrish 0 0 0 70 0 Injury 50
17 4 87 Speedy Thompson Oldsmobile Griffin Motors 0 0 0 57 0 Radiator 50
18 26 3 Dick Rathman Hudson Pure Sensitized 0 0 0 55 0 Carburetor 50
19 6 78 Jim Paschal Oldsmobile Helzafire 0 0 0 50 0 Cont arm 50
20 3 55 Junior Johnson Oldsmobile B & L Motors 0 0 0 43 0 Gas tank 50
21 1 92 Herb Thomas Buick Herb Thomas 0 0 0 41 0 Crash 0
22 19 88 Joel Million Oldsmobile Ernest Woods 0 0 0 36 0 Dq 0
23 9 14 Fonty Flock Chevrolet Frank Christian 0 0 0 27 0 Overheating 0
24 12 8 Bud Harless Hudson Edgar Clay 0 0 0 23 0 Overheating 0
25 15 97-A Bill Blair Oldsmobile J.M. Fitzgibbons 0 0 0 15 0 Overheating 0
26 24 0 Ed Cole Ford -- 0 0 0 3 0 Shocks 0