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1959 Daytona 500 crew chiefs


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NASCAR Grand National race number 3 of 44
Sunday, February 22, 1959 at Daytona International Speedway, Daytona Beach, FL
200 laps on a 2.500 mile paved track (500.0 miles)

Time of race: 3:41:22
Average Speed: 135.521 mph
Pole Speed: 140.121 mph
Cautions: none
Margin of Victory: 2 feet
Attendance: 41,921
Lead changes: 33

Glossary    1959 NASCAR Grand National results   /   1959 standings



Crew Chiefs for this race:
NbrDriverOwnerCarCrew Chief
42   Lee Petty   Petty EnterprisesOldsmobile   Kenny Myler
49   Bob Welborn   W.J. RidgewayChevrolet   Paul McDuffie
59   Tom Pistone   Carl RupertT-Bird   Mario Rossi
72A   Bobby Johns   Shorty JohnsChevrolet   Shorty Johns

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