OFFICIAL RACE RESULTS

1956-46

Ralph Moody won the 1956 NASCAR GRAND NATIONAL SERIES 1956-46 at Southern States Fairgrounds.

TRACK

  • NAME: Southern States Fairgrounds
  • LOCATION: Charlotte
  • LENGTH: 0.500 Miles
  • SURFACE: Dirt
  • PURSE: $4,685

RACE

  • NUMBER: 46
  • NAME: 1956-46
  • DATE: 09-12-1956
  • LAPS / MILES: 200 / 100
  • CAUTIONS / LAPS: 0 / 0

WINNER

  • NAME: Ralph Moody
  • CAR MAKE: 1956 Ford
  • AVG SPEED: 52.847
  • START POSITION: 11th
  • LEAD CHANGES: 2
POINTS LAPS
Fin St # Driver Make Sponsor Tot Race Bonus Tot Led Status Money
1 11 12 Ralph Moody Ford DePaolo Engineering 0 0 0 200 122 Running 850
2 5 4 Billy Myers Mercury Bill Stroppe 0 0 0 200 0 Running 625
3 1 82 Joe Eubanks Ford Satcher Motors 0 0 0 200 0 Running 450
4 9 98 Marvin Panch Ford Tom Harbison 0 0 0 199 0 Running 350
5 7 92 Herb Thomas Chevrolet Herb Thomas 0 0 0 196 0 Running 310
6 8 16 Tiny Lund Chevrolet Gus Holzmueller 0 0 0 196 0 Running 250
7 4 57 Speedy Thompson Dodge Carl Kiekhaefer 0 0 0 191 0 Running 300
8 3 X Rex White Chevrolet Max Welborn 0 0 0 186 0 Running 150
9 14 75 Jim Paschal Mercury C U Later Alligator 0 0 0 184 0 Running 100
10 15 42 Lee Petty Dodge Petty Enterprises 0 0 0 183 0 Running 100
11 16 19 Bunk Moore Ford -- 0 0 0 179 0 Running 100
12 23 203 Pete Yow Ford Pete Yow 0 0 0 178 0 Running 100
13 21 760 Brownie King Chevrolet Brownie King 0 0 0 173 0 Running 100
14 13 52 Bill Widenhouse Ford Bob Widenhouse 0 0 0 165 0 Battery 100
15 24 94 Ed Cole Mercury Ed Cole 0 0 0 160 0 Running 100
16 20 59 Blackie Pitt Plymouth Brownie Pitt 0 0 0 146 0 Running 100
17 25 41 Billy Rafter Dodge Billy Rafter 0 0 0 141 0 Running 100
18 26 27 Billy Carden Mercury -- 0 0 0 105 0 Axle 100
19 2 22 Fireball Roberts Ford Pete DePaolo 0 0 0 96 78 Vapor lock 50
20 6 31 Bill Champion Ford John Whitford 0 0 0 91 0 Crash 50
21 10 35 Glen Wood Ford Fred Frazier 0 0 0 67 0 Shocks 50
22 22 34 Dick Beaty Ford Ike Kiser 0 0 0 58 0 Rear end 50
23 17 87 Buck Baker Dodge Carl Kiekhaefer 0 0 0 51 0 Carburetor 50
24 18 5 Fred Harb Dodge Joe Blair 0 0 0 31 0 Crash 50
25 12 97 Bill Amick Ford Pete DePaolo 0 0 0 23 0 Gas line 50
26 19 25 Ray Hendrick Chevrolet Sam McCuthen 0 0 0 14 0 Gas line 50