OFFICIAL RACE RESULTS

1956-07

Billy Myers won the 1956 NASCAR GRAND NATIONAL SERIES 1956-07 at Palm Beach Speedway.

TRACK

  • NAME: Palm Beach Speedway
  • LOCATION: W. Palm Beach
  • LENGTH: 0.500 Miles
  • SURFACE: Pavement
  • PURSE: $3,885

RACE

  • NUMBER: 7
  • NAME: 1956-07
  • DATE: 03-04-1956
  • LAPS / MILES: 199 / 100
  • CAUTIONS / LAPS: 1 / 3

WINNER

  • NAME: Billy Myers
  • CAR MAKE: 1956 Mercury
  • AVG SPEED: 68.990
  • START POSITION: 3rd
  • LEAD CHANGES: 2
POINTS LAPS
Fin St # Driver Make Sponsor Tot Race Bonus Tot Led Status Money
1 3 14W Billy Myers Mercury Bill Stroppe 0 0 0 199 59 Running 900
2 1 500B Buck Baker Dodge Carl Kiekhaefer 0 0 0 199 32 Running 600
3 2 92 Herb Thomas Chevrolet Smokey Yunick 0 0 0 195 0 Running 425
4 11 9 Joe Weatherly Ford Schwam Motors 0 0 0 191 0 Running 335
5 27 22 Fireball Roberts Ford DePaolo Engineering 0 0 0 191 0 Running 290
6 20 12 Ralph Moody Ford Southeastern Dealers 0 0 0 191 0 Running 250
7 4 501 Tim Flock Dodge Carl Kiekhaefer 0 0 0 191 0 Running 200
8 12 X Rex White Chevrolet Max Welborn 0 0 0 189 0 Running 150
9 8 49 Bob Welborn Chevrolet Bob Welborn 0 0 0 189 0 Running 100
10 29 27 John McVitty Chevrolet John McVitty 0 0 0 187 0 Running 100
11 17 55 Mel Larson Ford Mel Larson 0 0 0 183 0 Running 75
12 30 42 Lee Petty Dodge Petty Enterprises 0 0 0 181 0 Running 60
13 16 576 Jim Wilson Dodge Harvey Walters 0 0 0 180 0 Running 50
14 21 32 Ted Cannady Chevrolet Ted Cannady 0 0 0 179 0 Running 50
15 23 88 Jimmie Lewallen Oldsmobile Ernest Woods 0 0 0 178 0 Running 50
16 15 97 Millard Wright Oldsmobile Millard Wright 0 0 0 178 0 Running 50
17 10 C97 Red Farmer Chevrolet J.M. Fitzgibbons 0 0 0 177 0 Running 50
18 24 78 Joel Million Oldsmobile Ernest Woods 0 0 0 175 0 Running 50
19 25 19 Harvey Henderson Chevrolet Harvey Henderson 0 0 0 174 0 Running 50
20 9 99 Curtis Turner Ford Schwam Motors 0 0 0 168 0 Tire 50
21 5 7 Jim Reed Chevrolet Jim Reed 0 0 0 141 109 Tire 0
22 22 96 Eddie Skinner Oldsmobile Frank Dodge 0 0 0 83 0 Shift lever 0
23 18 999 Jack Smith Ford Joe Jones 0 0 0 61 0 Rf hub 0
24 14 59 Blackie Pitt Oldsmobile Brownie Pitt 0 0 0 60 0 Rear end 0
25 7 98 Marvin Panch Dodge Tom Harbison 0 0 0 42 0 Wheel 0
26 13 33 Johnny Patterson Chevrolet H.B. Ranier 0 0 0 29 0 Crash 0
27 19 72 John Dodd Sr Ford John Dodd, Sr. 0 0 0 28 0 Crash 0
28 26 75 Jim Paschal Mercury C U Later Alligator 0 0 0 22 0 Carburetor 0
29 28 424 Ralph Murray Oldsmobile -- 0 0 0 2 0 Steering 0
30 6 64 Al Keller Chevrolet Al Keller 0 0 0 200 0 Dq 0