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1956-49


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NASCAR Grand National race number 49 of 56
Saturday, September 29, 1956 at Columbia Speedway, Columbia, SC
200 laps on a .500 mile dirt track (100.0 miles)

Time of race: 1:38:03
Average Speed: 61.193 mph
Pole Speed: 61.94 mph
Cautions: n/a
Margin of Victory: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Lead changes: 4

Glossary    1956 NASCAR Grand National results   /   1956 standings

Fin St # Driver Sponsor / Owner Car Laps Money Status Led
1 6500B   Buck Baker Carl Kiekhaefer'56 Dodge200950running58
21012   Ralph Moody DePaolo Engineering   (Pete DePaolo)'56 Ford200675running0
3 3500   Speedy Thompson Carl Kiekhaefer'56 Dodge200475running135
4 522   Fireball Roberts DePaolo Engineering   (Pete DePaolo)'56 Ford200360running0
5124   Billy Myers Bill Stroppe'56 Mercury198320running0
6 227   Billy Carden  '56 Mercury197250running0
7 442   Lee Petty Petty Enterprises'56 Dodge196200running0
8 792   Herb Thomas Herb Thomas'56 Chevrolet195150running0
9 975   Jim Paschal C U Later Alligator   (Frank Hayworth)'56 Mercury192100running0
1014264   Johnny Allen Spook Crawford'56 Plymouth186100running0
1117203   Pete Yow Pete Yow'56 Ford184100running0
1213418   George Green George Green'56 Chevrolet179100running0
1316100   Wayne Fielden Dave Everett'56 Chevrolet171100running0
14 816   Tiny Lund Gus Holzmueller'56 Chevrolet170100bearing0
1518111   John Fite Joe George'55 Plymouth146100running0
16 186   Tim Flock John Foster'56 Ford68100crash7
171125   Doug Yates Sam McCuthen'56 Chevrolet32100bearing0
181560   Brownie King Brownie King'56 Chevrolet17100gas line0

Lap leader breakdown:
LeaderFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
  Tim Flock177
  Speedy Thompson88881
  Buck Baker8911325
  Speedy Thompson11416754
  Buck Baker16820033