OFFICIAL RACE RESULTS

WILKES 160

Junior Johnson won the 1958 NASCAR GRAND NATIONAL SERIES Wilkes 160 at North Wilkesboro Speedway.

TRACK

  • NAME: North Wilkesboro Speedway
  • LOCATION: North Wilkesboro
  • LENGTH: 0.625 Miles
  • SURFACE: Pavement
  • PURSE: $3,885

RACE

  • NUMBER: 50
  • NAME: Wilkes 160
  • DATE: 10-19-1958
  • LAPS / MILES: 160 / 100
  • CAUTIONS / LAPS: 0 / 0

WINNER

  • NAME: Junior Johnson
  • CAR MAKE: 1957 Ford
  • AVG SPEED: 84.906
  • START POSITION: 2nd
  • LEAD CHANGES: 0
POINTS LAPS
Fin St # Driver Make Sponsor Tot Race Bonus Tot Led Status Money
1 2 11 Junior Johnson Ford Paul Spaulding 0 0 0 160 1 Running 800
2 1 21 Glen Wood Ford Wood Brothers 0 0 0 159 1 Running 525
3 4 46 Speedy Thompson Chevrolet Speedy Thompson 0 0 0 158 0 Running 350
4 3 3 Cotton Owens Pontiac Jim Stephens 0 0 0 158 0 Running 250
5 11 86 Jack Smith Chevrolet Buck Baker 0 0 0 155 0 Running 225
6 5 55 Jimmy Massey Pontiac Brushy Mountain Motors 0 0 0 154 0 Running 200
7 14 14A Wilbur Rakestraw Chevrolet -- 0 0 0 154 0 Running 165
8 16 32 Brownie King Chevrolet Jess Potter 0 0 0 154 0 Running 150
9 7 42 Lee Petty Oldsmobile Petty Enterprises 0 0 0 150 0 Running 140
10 8 87 Buck Baker Chevrolet Buck Baker 0 0 0 150 0 Running 130
11 13 50 Gober Sosebee Chevrolet Gober Sosebee 0 0 0 150 0 Running 125
12 12 14 Larry Frank Mercury Manley Britt 0 0 0 147 0 Running 110
13 18 17 Fred Harb Mercury Fred Harb 0 0 0 144 0 Running 100
14 6 36 Tiny Lund Ford Tootle Estes 0 0 0 141 0 Running 85
15 22 0 Bunk Moore Chevrolet Richard Riley 0 0 0 141 0 Running 70
16 17 19 Herman Beam Chevrolet Herman Beam 0 0 0 140 0 Running 60
17 19 94 Clarence DeZalia Ford Clarence DeZalia 0 0 0 136 0 Out of gas 50
18 21 74 LD Austin Chevrolet L.D. Austin 0 0 0 132 0 Running 50
19 20 711 Bill Poor Chevrolet Bill Poor 0 0 0 131 0 Running 50
20 18 96 Bobby Keck Chevrolet Bobby Keck 0 0 0 112 0 Electrical 50
21 23 63 RL Combs Ford R.L. Combs 0 0 0 79 0 Piston 50
22 24 202 Johnny Gardner Ford Johnny Gardner 0 0 0 67 0 Fuel pump 50
23 10 2 Richard Petty Oldsmobile Petty Enterprises 0 0 0 35 0 Overheating 50
24 9 97 Barney Shore Chevrolet Barney Shore 0 0 0 26 0 Radiator 50