OFFICIAL RACE RESULTS

VIRGINIA 500

Bob Welborn won the 1958 NASCAR GRAND NATIONAL SERIES Virginia 500 at Martinsville Speedway.

TRACK

  • NAME: Martinsville Speedway
  • LOCATION: Martinsville
  • LENGTH: 0.500 Miles
  • SURFACE: Pavement
  • PURSE: $12,525

RACE

  • NUMBER: 12
  • NAME: Virginia 500
  • DATE: 04-20-1958
  • LAPS / MILES: 500 / 250
  • CAUTIONS / LAPS: 4 / 0

WINNER

  • NAME: Bob Welborn
  • CAR MAKE: 1957 Chevrolet
  • AVG SPEED: 66.007
  • START POSITION: 20th
  • LEAD CHANGES: 5
POINTS LAPS
Fin St # Driver Make Sponsor Tot Race Bonus Tot Led Status Money
1 20 4 Bob Welborn Chevrolet Julian Petty 0 0 0 500 274 Running 3,640
2 12 44 Rex White Chevrolet Julian Petty 0 0 0 500 0 Running 1,675
3 11 7 Jim Reed Ford Jim Reed 0 0 0 500 0 Running 1,125
4 15 41 Whitey Norman Chevrolet Whitey Norman 0 0 0 495 0 Running 800
5 21 98 Marvin Panch Ford John Whitford 0 0 0 494 0 Running 675
6 34 26 Curtis Turner Ford Holman-Moody 0 0 0 488 0 Running 550
7 34 39 Billy Carden Chevrolet -- 0 0 0 485 0 Running 425
8 4 46 Jimmy Thompson Chevrolet Speedy Thompson 0 0 0 483 0 Running 375
9 17 53 Carl Burris Chevrolet Carl Burris 0 0 0 479 0 Running 300
10 2 21 Glen Wood Ford Wood Brothers 0 0 0 474 167 Running 460
11 10 42 Lee Petty Oldsmobile Petty Enterprises 0 0 0 471 58 Running 260
12 26 310 Joe Lee Johnson Chevrolet S.T. Campbell 0 0 0 465 0 Running 150
13 30 78 Shep Langdon Ford Shep Langdon 0 0 0 460 0 Running 135
14 5 99 Shorty Rollins Ford Shorty Rollins 0 0 0 458 0 Running 125
15 19 30 Doug Cox Ford Doug Cox 0 0 0 457 0 Running 125
16 28 19 Herman Beam Chevrolet Herman Beam 0 0 0 457 0 Running 110
17 32 32 Brownie King Chevrolet Jess Potter 0 0 0 456 0 Running 110
18 25 57 Billy Rafter Ford Billy Rafter 0 0 0 453 0 Running 100
19 16 37 Tiny Lund Ford Don Angel 0 0 0 449 0 Running 100
20 31 74 LD Austin Chevrolet L.D. Austin 0 0 0 448 0 Running 100
21 13 47 Jack Smith Pontiac Jack Smith 0 0 0 446 0 Oil pressure 100
22 42 198 Dick Beaty Ford Dick Beaty 0 0 0 441 0 Running 100
23 14 28 Eddie Skinner Ford Eddie Skinner 0 0 0 437 0 Engine 90
24 27 86 Neil Castles Ford Neil Castles 0 0 0 437 0 Engine 90
25 44 52 Bob Walden Ford Bob Walden 0 0 0 425 0 Engine 85
26 24 50 Ben Benz Chevrolet Bernard Friedland 0 0 0 424 0 Running 80
27 3 62 Frankie Schneider Chevrolet Frankie Schneider 0 0 0 404 0 Running 75
28 39 94 Clarence DeZalia Ford Clarence DeZalia 0 0 0 404 0 Running 75
29 18 88 Reds Kagle Chevrolet Reds Kagle 0 0 0 329 0 Carburetor 75
30 9 11 Junior Johnson Ford Paul Spaulding 0 0 0 325 0 Engine 75
31 35 12 Joe Weatherly Ford Holman-Moody 0 0 0 312 0 Engine 140
32 23 64 Johnny Allen Plymouth Spook Crawford 0 0 0 282 0 Oil pressure 50
33 6 76 Larry Frank Chevrolet Larry Frank 0 0 0 267 0 Oil pressure 50
34 36 63 RL Combs Ford R.L. Combs 0 0 0 198 0 Oil pressure 50
35 1 87 Buck Baker Chevrolet Buck Baker 0 0 0 156 1 Wiring 50
36 7 97 Barney Shore Chevrolet Barney Shore 0 0 0 154 0 Generator 0
37 37 33 George Green Chevrolet Jess Potter 0 0 0 130 0 Transmission 0
38 8 3 Cotton Owens Pontiac Smokey Yunick 0 0 0 126 0 Brakes 0
39 22 17 Fred Harb Mercury Fred Harb 0 0 0 117 0 Rear end 0
40 29 31 Jerry Draper Chevrolet Monroe Shook 0 0 0 107 0 Rear end 0
41 46 89 Chuck Hansen Chevrolet Chuck Hansen 0 0 0 77 0 Engine 0
42 33 10 EJ Brewer Ford E.J. Brewer 0 0 0 69 0 Oil pressure 0
43 45 8 Elmo Langley Chevrolet Elmo Langley 0 0 0 55 0 Gas tank 0
44 41 83 Lennie Page Ford Lennie Page 0 0 0 14 0 Brakes 0
45 43 81 Eddie Pagan Ford Harvey Hege 0 0 0 4 0 Transmission 0
46 40 96 Bobby Keck Chevrolet Bobby Keck 0 0 0 3 0 Gas line 0
47 47 66 Roy Tyner Plymouth Spook Crawford 0 0 0 0 0 Engine 0