OFFICIAL RACE RESULTS

1956-15

Buck Baker won the 1956 NASCAR GRAND NATIONAL SERIES 1956-15 at Greenville-Pickens Speedway.

TRACK

  • NAME: Greenville-Pickens Speedway
  • LOCATION: Greenville
  • LENGTH: 0.500 Miles
  • SURFACE: Dirt
  • PURSE: $4,285

RACE

  • NUMBER: 15
  • NAME: 1956-15
  • DATE: 05-10-1956
  • LAPS / MILES: 200 / 100
  • CAUTIONS / LAPS: 0 / 0

WINNER

  • NAME: Buck Baker
  • CAR MAKE: 1956 Dodge
  • AVG SPEED: 60.362
  • START POSITION: 2nd
  • LEAD CHANGES: 0
POINTS LAPS
Fin St # Driver Make Sponsor Tot Race Bonus Tot Led Status Money
1 2 500B Buck Baker Dodge Carl Kiekhaefer 0 0 0 200 20 Running 1,100
2 5 99 Curtis Turner Ford Schwam Motors 0 0 0 199 1 Running 700
3 4 82 Joe Eubanks Ford Satcher Motors 0 0 0 197 0 Running 475
4 18 2 Gwyn Staley Chevrolet Hubert Westmoreland 0 0 0 195 0 Running 365
5 10 9 Joe Weatherly Ford Schwam Motors 0 0 0 192 0 Running 310
6 13 7A Bobby Johns Chevrolet Shorty Johns 0 0 0 190 0 Running 250
7 1 X Rex White Chevrolet Max Welborn 0 0 0 190 0 Running 200
8 8 19 Harvey Henderson Ford Harvey Henderson 0 0 0 189 0 Running 150
9 14 37 Tiny Lund Pontiac Gus Holzmueller 0 0 0 183 0 Running 100
10 16 49 Jim Paschal Chevrolet Bob Welborn 0 0 0 172 0 Engine 100
11 15 271 Billy Carden Mercury -- 0 0 0 168 0 Running 75
12 19 24 Bobby Waddell Chevrolet Jimmy Pardue 0 0 0 167 0 Running 60
13 21 264 Johnny Allen Plymouth Spook Crawford 0 0 0 155 0 Rf hub 50
14 9 901 Herb Thomas Dodge Carl Kiekhaefer 0 0 0 154 0 Wheel 50
15 3 500 Speedy Thompson Dodge Carl Kiekhaefer 0 0 0 125 0 Bearing 50
16 23 760 Brownie King Chevrolet Brownie King 0 0 0 124 0 Crash 50
17 11 44 Chester Barron Chevrolet Chester Barron 0 0 0 111 0 Overheating 50
18 22 6 Ralph Liguori Dodge Ralph Liguori 0 0 0 104 0 Engine 50
19 6 14 Billy Myers Mercury Bill Stroppe 0 0 0 83 0 Bearing 50
20 12 42 Lee Petty Dodge Petty Enterprises 0 0 0 66 0 Steering 50
21 7 150 Fred Lorenzen Chevrolet Fred Lorenzen 0 0 0 66 0 Coil 0
22 20 59 Blackie Pitt Plymouth Brownie Pitt 0 0 0 60 0 Rr axle 0
23 17 34 Dick Beaty Ford Ike Kiser 0 0 0 16 0 Rear end 0