OFFICIAL RACE RESULTS

1956-49

Buck Baker won the 1956 NASCAR GRAND NATIONAL SERIES 1956-49 at Columbia Speedway.

TRACK

  • NAME: Columbia Speedway
  • LOCATION: Columbia
  • LENGTH: 0.500 Miles
  • SURFACE: Dirt
  • PURSE: $4,380

RACE

  • NUMBER: 49
  • NAME: 1956-49
  • DATE: 09-29-1956
  • LAPS / MILES: 200 / 100
  • CAUTIONS / LAPS: 0 / 0

WINNER

  • NAME: Buck Baker
  • CAR MAKE: 1956 Dodge
  • AVG SPEED: 61.193
  • START POSITION: 6th
  • LEAD CHANGES: 4
POINTS LAPS
Fin St # Driver Make Sponsor Tot Race Bonus Tot Led Status Money
1 6 500B Buck Baker Dodge Carl Kiekhaefer 0 0 0 200 58 Running 950
2 10 12 Ralph Moody Ford DePaolo Engineering 0 0 0 200 0 Running 675
3 3 500 Speedy Thompson Dodge Carl Kiekhaefer 0 0 0 200 135 Running 475
4 5 22 Fireball Roberts Ford DePaolo Engineering 0 0 0 200 0 Running 360
5 12 4 Billy Myers Mercury Bill Stroppe 0 0 0 198 0 Running 320
6 2 27 Billy Carden Mercury -- 0 0 0 197 0 Running 250
7 4 42 Lee Petty Dodge Petty Enterprises 0 0 0 196 0 Running 200
8 7 92 Herb Thomas Chevrolet Herb Thomas 0 0 0 195 0 Running 150
9 9 75 Jim Paschal Mercury C U Later Alligator 0 0 0 192 0 Running 100
10 14 264 Johnny Allen Plymouth Spook Crawford 0 0 0 186 0 Running 100
11 17 203 Pete Yow Ford Pete Yow 0 0 0 184 0 Running 100
12 13 418 George Green Chevrolet George Green 0 0 0 179 0 Running 100
13 16 100 Wayne Fielden Chevrolet Dave Everett 0 0 0 171 0 Running 100
14 8 16 Tiny Lund Chevrolet Gus Holzmueller 0 0 0 170 0 Bearing 100
15 18 111 John Fite Plymouth -- 0 0 0 146 0 Running 100
16 1 86 Tim Flock Ford John Foster 0 0 0 68 7 Crash 100
17 11 25 Doug Yates Chevrolet Sam McCuthen 0 0 0 32 0 Bearing 100
18 15 60 Brownie King Chevrolet Brownie King 0 0 0 17 0 Gas line 100