OFFICIAL RACE RESULTS

MID-SOUTH 250

Fonty Flock won the 1955 NASCAR GRAND NATIONAL SERIES Mid-South 250 at Memphis-Arkansas Speedway.

TRACK

  • NAME: Memphis-Arkansas Speedway
  • LOCATION: LeHi
  • LENGTH: 1.500 Miles
  • SURFACE: Dirt
  • PURSE: $10,625

RACE

  • NUMBER: 33
  • NAME: Mid-South 250
  • DATE: 08-14-1955
  • LAPS / MILES: 167 / 251
  • CAUTIONS / LAPS: 0 / 0

WINNER

  • NAME: Fonty Flock
  • CAR MAKE: 1955 Chrysler
  • AVG SPEED: 89.982
  • START POSITION: 1st
  • LEAD CHANGES: 2
POINTS LAPS
Fin St # Driver Make Sponsor Tot Race Bonus Tot Led Status Money
1 1 301 Fonty Flock Chrysler Mercury Outboards 0 0 0 167 88 Running 2,950
2 6 87 Speedy Thompson Oldsmobile Griffin Motors 0 0 0 167 0 Running 1,675
3 2 300 Tim Flock Chrysler Mercury Outboards 0 0 0 165 79 Running 1,175
4 5 78 Jim Paschal Oldsmobile Helzafire 0 0 0 163 0 Running 815
5 3 89 Buck Baker Buick Buck Baker 0 0 0 161 0 Running 685
6 7 44 Bob Welborn Chevrolet Julian Petty 0 0 0 160 0 Running 525
7 8 55 Junior Johnson Oldsmobile B & L Motors 0 0 0 155 0 Running 350
8 27 14 Slick Smith Chevrolet Frank Christian 0 0 0 155 0 Running 275
9 19 3 Jimmy Ayers Ford Jimmy Ayers 0 0 0 153 0 Running 300
10 10 23 Ken Johns Chevrolet -- 0 0 0 153 0 Running 150
11 9 98 Dave Terrell Oldsmobile Dave Terrell 0 0 0 152 0 Running 125
12 20 28 Eddie Skinner Oldsmobile Frank Dodge 0 0 0 150 0 Running 100
13 21 52 Joe Guide Hudson Sally Guide 0 0 0 150 0 Running 200
14 12 92 Herb Thomas Chevrolet Motoramic 0 0 0 149 0 Running 100
15 24 32 Ted Cannady Ford Ted Cannady 0 0 0 145 0 Running 100
16 29 20 Banks Simpson Buick Banks Simpson 0 0 0 141 0 Running 75
17 28 40 Gene Simpson Buick Gene Simpson 0 0 0 141 0 Running 75
18 17 33 Al Watkins Dodge Al Watkins 0 0 0 140 0 Running 175
19 11 42 Lee Petty Dodge Petty Enterprises 0 0 0 135 0 U joint 175
20 23 155 Roscoe Rann Chrysler -- 0 0 0 125 0 Running 50
21 14 88 Jimmie Lewallen Oldsmobile Ernest Woods 0 0 0 96 0 Gas line 50
22 26 39 Jim McLain Oldsmobile Jim McLain 0 0 0 82 0 Running 50
23 16 188 Hooker Hood Oldsmobile Hooker Hood 0 0 0 65 0 Piston 50
24 18 51-X Jack Hubbard Ford -- 0 0 0 56 0 Push rod 50
25 13 71 Harold Kite Oldsmobile The Racing Club 0 0 0 23 0 Piston 50
26 22 90 Woodie Wilson Hudson Frank Bielarski 0 0 0 18 0 Overheating 50
27 4 8 Billy Carden Buick Bishop Brothers 0 0 0 11 0 Bearing 50
28 25 19 Gordon Smith Chevrolet Gordon Smith 0 0 0 5 0 Engine 50
29 15 56 Gwyn Staley Cadillac B & L Motors 0 0 0 3 0 Bearing 150