OFFICIAL RACE RESULTS

1956-17

Buck Baker won the 1956 NASCAR GRAND NATIONAL SERIES 1956-17 at Occoneechee Speedway.

TRACK

  • NAME: Occoneechee Speedway
  • LOCATION: Hillsboro
  • LENGTH: 0.900 Miles
  • SURFACE: Dirt
  • PURSE: $4,285

RACE

  • NUMBER: 17
  • NAME: 1956-17
  • DATE: 05-13-1956
  • LAPS / MILES: 100 / 90
  • CAUTIONS / LAPS: 0 / 0

WINNER

  • NAME: Buck Baker
  • CAR MAKE: 1956 Chrysler
  • AVG SPEED: 83.720
  • START POSITION: 1st
  • LEAD CHANGES: 2
POINTS LAPS
Fin St # Driver Make Sponsor Tot Race Bonus Tot Led Status Money
1 1 300 Buck Baker Chrysler Carl Kiekhaefer 0 0 0 100 43 Running 1,100
2 2 300C Speedy Thompson Chrysler Carl Kiekhaefer 0 0 0 100 57 Running 700
3 8 42 Lee Petty Dodge Petty Enterprises 0 0 0 100 0 Running 475
4 4 22 Fireball Roberts Ford DePaolo Engineering 0 0 0 100 0 Running 365
5 9 286 Cotton Owens Pontiac Jim Stephens 0 0 0 99 0 Running 310
6 11 2 Gwyn Staley Chevrolet Hubert Westmoreland 0 0 0 99 0 Running 250
7 12 9 Joe Weatherly Ford Schwam Motors 0 0 0 98 0 Running 200
8 10 12 Ralph Moody Ford Southeastern Dealers 0 0 0 98 0 Running 150
9 23 49 Jimmy Massey Chevrolet Bob Welborn 0 0 0 96 0 Running 100
10 7 14 Billy Myers Mercury Bill Stroppe 0 0 0 96 0 Running 100
11 6 300B Herb Thomas Chrysler Carl Kiekhaefer 0 0 0 95 0 Running 75
12 5 82 Joe Eubanks Ford Satcher Motors 0 0 0 95 0 Running 60
13 19 X Rex White Chevrolet Max Welborn 0 0 0 94 0 Running 50
14 17 113 Emanuel Zervakis Chevrolet Emanuel Zervakis 0 0 0 94 0 Running 50
15 24 7A Bobby Johns Chevrolet Shorty Johns 0 0 0 93 0 Idler 50
16 16 19 Harvey Henderson Ford Harvey Henderson 0 0 0 92 0 Running 50
17 25 48 Al Watkins Ford Don Holcomb 0 0 0 92 0 Running 50
18 30 264 Johnny Allen Plymouth Spook Crawford 0 0 0 92 0 Running 50
19 31 96 Bobby Keck Chevrolet Bobby Keck 0 0 0 91 0 Running 50
20 28 94 Ed Cole Mercury Clarence DeZalia 0 0 0 90 0 Running 50
21 15 34 Dick Beaty Ford Ike Kiser 0 0 0 81 0 Crash 0
22 29 760 Brownie King Chevrolet Brownie King 0 0 0 81 0 Running 0
23 22 302 Pete Yow Buick Pete Yow 0 0 0 80 0 Running 0
24 20 59 Blackie Pitt Plymouth Brownie Pitt 0 0 0 63 0 Rod 0
25 27 34A Charlie Jackson Oldsmobile -- 0 0 0 57 0 Rear end 0
26 3 99 Curtis Turner Ford Schwam Motors 0 0 0 54 0 Brakes 0
27 26 204 Darvin Randahl Ford Darvin Randahl 0 0 0 53 0 Bearings 0
28 13 75 Jim Paschal Mercury C U Later Alligator 0 0 0 51 0 Battery 0
29 18 271 Billy Carden Mercury -- 0 0 0 48 0 Spindle 0
30 14 5 Bill Blair Dodge Joe Blair 0 0 0 43 0 Tire 0
31 21 285 Don Carr Pontiac Jim Stephens 0 0 0 10 0 Rf hub 0