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1952-01 qualifying results

Speedway Division race
Saturday, May 10, 1952 at Darlington Raceway, Darlington, SC
160 laps on a 1.250 mile paved track (200.0 miles)

Time of race: 2:06:11
Average Speed: 95.09 mph
Pole Speed: 100.835 mph
Cautions: n/a
Margin of Victory: 3 laps +
Attendance: 8,500
Lead changes: 14

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Qualifying results for this race:
RankDriverNbrCarTimeSpeed 
1   Speedy Thompson25Ford17.851   100.835    
2   Bill Miller7Oldsmobile17.962   100.211    
3   Jack Smith2Chrysler18.452   97.550    
4   Mickey Fenn22Ford19.253   93.492    
5   Buck Baker87Cadillac17.904   100.536    
6   Bob Jeffries74Hudson19.043   94.523    
7   Buddy Shuman77GMC19.406   92.755    
8   Jiggs Peters52Ford20.738   86.797    
9   Al Keller88Cadillac21.696   82.965    
10   Tom Cherry38Mercury17.574   102.424    
11   Red Ryder2XStudebaker   .000    
12   Herb Swann66Oldsmobile   .000    
13   Dick Rathman5Ford   .000    
14   Larry Pharer45Nash   .000    
15   Wally Campbell1Ford   .000    
16   Tony Bonadies10Chrysler   .000    
17   Steve McGrath33DeSoto   .000    
18   Sam Waldrop48Hudson   .000    
19   Lyle Scott77DeSoto   .000    
20   Jimmy Thompson27Mercury   .000    
21   Jim Sweeney24Oldsmobile   .000    
22   Bill Widenhouse23Hudson   .000    

OP: qualified via owners points
PC: qualified as past champion
PR: provisional
QR: via qualifying race
* - had to qualify on time

Failed to qualify, or withdrew:   Bill Widenhouse (#23)