OFFICIAL RACE RESULTS

LEE KIRBY 300

Jack Smith won the 1959 NASCAR GRAND NATIONAL SERIES Lee Kirby 300 at Concord Speedway.

TRACK

  • NAME: Concord Speedway
  • LOCATION: Concord
  • LENGTH: 0.500 Miles
  • SURFACE: Dirt
  • PURSE: $6,540

RACE

  • NUMBER: 44
  • NAME: Lee Kirby 300
  • DATE: 10-25-1959
  • LAPS / MILES: 300 / 150
  • CAUTIONS / LAPS: 2 / 0

WINNER

  • NAME: Jack Smith
  • CAR MAKE: 1959 Chevrolet
  • AVG SPEED: 54.005
  • START POSITION: 18th
  • LEAD CHANGES: 2
POINTS LAPS
Fin St # Driver Make Sponsor Tot Race Bonus Tot Led Status Money
1 18 47 Jack Smith Chevrolet Jack Smith 0 0 0 300 111 Running 1,500
2 9 42 Lee Petty Plymouth Petty Enterprises 0 0 0 299 0 Running 1,000
3 3 87 Buck Baker Chevrolet Lynton Tyson 0 0 0 293 0 Running 700
4 8 88 Buddy Baker Chevrolet Lynton Tyson 0 0 0 291 0 Running 500
5 23 98 Glen Wood Ford Tom Vernon 0 0 0 288 0 Running 400
6 14 64 Shep Langdon Ford Shep Langdon 0 0 0 284 0 Running 300
7 11 43 Richard Petty Plymouth Petty Enterprises 0 0 0 283 0 Running 275
8 7 2 Speedy Thompson Chevrolet Bruce Thompson 0 0 0 282 0 Running 225
9 12 59 Tom Pistone T-Bird Rupert Safety Belt 0 0 0 279 0 Transmission 200
10 31 74 LD Austin Chevrolet L.D. Austin 0 0 0 279 0 Running 150
11 15 20 Tiny Lund Ford Spook Crawford 0 0 0 268 0 Running 125
12 24 9 Roy Tyner Chevrolet Roy Tyner 0 0 0 266 0 Running 125
13 34 19 Herman Beam Chevrolet Herman Beam 0 0 0 260 0 Running 125
14 5 15 Rex White Ford Beau Morgan 0 0 0 258 0 Running 125
15 30 76 Larry Frank Chevrolet Carolina Plating 0 0 0 255 0 Engine 100
16 19 96 Bobby Keck Chevrolet Bobby Keck 0 0 0 248 0 Running 90
17 28 11 Junior Johnson Dodge Paul Spaulding 0 0 0 244 0 Overheating 75
18 17 63 RL Combs Ford R.L. Combs 0 0 0 237 0 Spindle 75
19 25 94 Bill Taylor Ford -- 0 0 0 235 0 Engine 75
20 21 31 Brownie King Chevrolet Jess Potter 0 0 0 234 0 Axle 75
21 32 33 Bill Scott Chevrolet -- 0 0 0 220 0 Running 75
22 16 4 Ken Rush Chevrolet Julian Petty 0 0 0 177 0 Overheating 75
23 33 77 Joe Lee Johnson Chevrolet Honest Charley 0 0 0 173 0 Head gasket 75
24 22 75 Curtis Turner Ford Frank Hayworth 0 0 0 159 0 Transmission 75
25 29 32 Richard Riley Chevrolet Jess Potter 0 0 0 149 0 Engine 0
26 20 36 Tommy Irwin T-Bird Tommy Irwin 0 0 0 121 0 Spindle 0
27 10 62 Buck Brigance Chevrolet -- 0 0 0 117 0 Rear end 0
28 2 6 Cotton Owens T-Bird Thunder Chicken 0 0 0 111 89 Hose 0
29 6 27 EJ Trivette Plymouth E.J. Trivette 0 0 0 103 0 Clutch 0
30 13 34 GC Spencer Chevrolet G.C. Spencer 0 0 0 102 0 Spindle 0
31 1 17 Fred Harb Ford Fred Harb 0 0 0 82 0 Radiator 0
32 4 56 Bill Morton Ford Bill Morton 0 0 0 82 0 Radiator 0
33 26 5 Bunk Moore Chevrolet Tiny Lund 0 0 0 71 0 Generator 0
34 27 38 Ned Jarrett Ford Ned Jarrett 0 0 0 69 0 Engine 0