OFFICIAL RACE RESULTS

ARCLITE 100

Speedy Thompson won the 1956 NASCAR GRAND NATIONAL SERIES Arclite 100 at Columbia Speedway.

TRACK

  • NAME: Columbia Speedway
  • LOCATION: Columbia
  • LENGTH: 0.500 Miles
  • SURFACE: Dirt
  • PURSE: $4,285

RACE

  • NUMBER: 13
  • NAME: Arclite 100
  • DATE: 05-05-1956
  • LAPS / MILES: 200 / 100
  • CAUTIONS / LAPS: 2 / 0

WINNER

  • NAME: Speedy Thompson
  • CAR MAKE: 1956 Dodge
  • AVG SPEED: 54.545
  • START POSITION: 2nd
  • LEAD CHANGES: 3
POINTS LAPS
Fin St # Driver Make Sponsor Tot Race Bonus Tot Led Status Money
1 2 500 Speedy Thompson Dodge Carl Kiekhaefer 0 0 0 200 80 Running 1,100
2 1 500B Buck Baker Dodge Carl Kiekhaefer 0 0 0 198 0 Running 700
3 12 9 Joe Weatherly Ford Schwam Motors 0 0 0 196 0 Running 475
4 10 37 Tiny Lund Pontiac Gus Holzmueller 0 0 0 192 0 Running 365
5 19 49 Bob Flock Chevrolet Mauri Rose Engineering 0 0 0 191 0 Running 310
6 5 501 Herb Thomas Dodge Carl Kiekhaefer 0 0 0 190 0 Running 250
7 22 34 Dick Beaty Ford Ike Kiser 0 0 0 189 0 Running 200
8 11 X Rex White Chevrolet Max Welborn 0 0 0 186 0 Running 150
9 17 59 Blackie Pitt Plymouth Brownie Pitt 0 0 0 178 0 Running 100
10 21 47 Al Watkins Ford Don Holcomb 0 0 0 177 0 Running 100
11 23 264 Johnny Allen Plymouth Spook Crawford 0 0 0 173 0 Running 75
12 16 34A Charlie Jackson Oldsmobile -- 0 0 0 166 0 Rf hub 60
13 13 75 Jim Paschal Mercury C U Later Alligator 0 0 0 166 0 Engine 50
14 25 94 Ed Cole Mercury Clarence DeZalia 0 0 0 161 0 Running 50
15 26 1R Tim Flock Chevrolet Mauri Rose Engineering 0 0 0 161 0 Running 50
16 8 2 Gwyn Staley Chevrolet Hubert Westmoreland 0 0 0 154 0 A frame 50
17 4 99 Curtis Turner Ford Schwam Motors 0 0 0 142 61 Tie rod 50
18 20 760 Brownie King Chevrolet Brownie King 0 0 0 120 0 Manifold 50
19 7 42 Lee Petty Dodge Petty Enterprises 0 0 0 111 59 Steering 50
20 18 150 Fred Lorenzen Chevrolet Fred Lorenzen 0 0 0 96 0 Running 50
21 14 1 Jimmie Lewallen Chevrolet Ansel Rakestraw 0 0 0 71 0 Engine 0
22 6 14 Billy Myers Mercury Bill Stroppe 0 0 0 47 0 Hose 0
23 15 7A Bobby Johns Chevrolet Shorty Johns 0 0 0 40 0 Crash 0
24 3 82 Joe Eubanks Ford Satcher Motors 0 0 0 19 0 Steering 0
25 9 55 Junior Johnson Pontiac Brushy Mountain Motors 0 0 0 3 0 Piston 0
26 24 6 Ralph Liguori Dodge Ralph Liguori 0 0 0 1 0 Steering 0