OFFICIAL RACE RESULTS

1955-34

Herb Thomas won the 1955 NASCAR GRAND NATIONAL SERIES 1955-34 at Raleigh Speedway.

TRACK

  • NAME: Raleigh Speedway
  • LOCATION: Raleigh
  • LENGTH: 1.000 Miles
  • SURFACE: Pavement
  • PURSE: $6,075

RACE

  • NUMBER: 34
  • NAME: 1955-34
  • DATE: 08-20-1955
  • LAPS / MILES: 100 / 100
  • CAUTIONS / LAPS: 0 / 0

WINNER

  • NAME: Herb Thomas
  • CAR MAKE: 1955 Buick
  • AVG SPEED: 76.400
  • START POSITION: 3rd
  • LEAD CHANGES: 4
POINTS LAPS
Fin St # Driver Make Sponsor Tot Race Bonus Tot Led Status Money
1 3 92 Herb Thomas Buick Herb Thomas 0 0 0 100 26 Running 1,500
2 1 300 Tim Flock Chrysler Mercury Outboards 0 0 0 100 2 Running 1,000
3 6 44 Bob Welborn Chevrolet Julian Petty 0 0 0 100 0 Running 600
4 10 88 Jimmie Lewallen Oldsmobile Ernest Woods 0 0 0 100 0 Running 500
5 8 2 Gwyn Staley Chevrolet Hubert Westmoreland 0 0 0 99 0 Running 400
6 9 89 Buck Baker Buick Buck Baker 0 0 0 99 0 Running 300
7 5 55 Junior Johnson Oldsmobile B & L Motors 0 0 0 99 0 Running 200
8 7 28 Eddie Skinner Oldsmobile Frank Dodge 0 0 0 99 0 Running 150
9 2 301 Fonty Flock Chrysler Mercury Outboards 0 0 0 99 72 Running 100
10 16 04 Jimmy Massey Chevrolet Hubert Westmoreland 0 0 0 98 0 Running 100
11 13 87 Speedy Thompson Oldsmobile Griffin Motors 0 0 0 98 0 Running 100
12 24 159 Lloyd Moore Ford Julian Buesink 0 0 0 97 0 Running 75
13 18 7 Jim Reed Chevrolet Jim Reed 0 0 0 97 0 Running 75
14 14 98 Dave Terrell Oldsmobile Dave Terrell 0 0 0 96 0 Running 75
15 23 6 Ralph Liguori Buick Ralph Liguori 0 0 0 95 0 Running 75
16 12 20 Banks Simpson Buick Banks Simpson 0 0 0 94 0 Running 75
17 11 82 Joe Eubanks Oldsmobile Phil Oates 0 0 0 94 0 Running 75
18 19 71 Billy Carden Oldsmobile The Racing Club 0 0 0 94 0 Running 75
19 20 24 Bobby Waddell Chevrolet Jimmy Pardue 0 0 0 93 0 Running 75
20 21 11 George Parrish Studebaker George Parrish 0 0 0 91 0 Running 75
21 28 32 Ted Cannady Ford Ted Cannady 0 0 0 90 0 Running 50
22 15 42 Lee Petty Dodge Petty Enterprises 0 0 0 88 0 Running 50
23 26 53 Elmo Langley Oldsmobile Elmo Langley 0 0 0 84 0 Running 50
24 27 94 Clarence DeZalia Ford Clarence DeZalia 0 0 0 79 0 Running 50
25 22 19 Gordon Smith Chevrolet Gordon Smith 0 0 0 68 0 Crash 50
26 7 78 Jim Paschal Oldsmobile Helzafire 0 0 0 67 0 Bearing 0
27 29 59 Blackie Pitt Oldsmobile Brownie Pitt 0 0 0 47 0 Piston 0
28 25 5 Richard Brownlee Mercury Joe Blair 0 0 0 36 0 Crash 0
29 17 56 Fred Johnson Cadillac B & L Motors 0 0 0 27 0 Piston 200