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1955-10


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NASCAR Grand National race number 10 of 45
Sunday, April 24, 1955 at Langhorne Speedway, Langhorne, PA
150 laps* on a 1.000 mile dirt track (150.0 miles)

Time of race: 1:42:04
Average Speed: 72.893 mph
Pole Speed: 86.699 mph
Cautions: 3
Margin of Victory: under caution
Attendance: 23,000
Lead changes: 0

Glossary    1955 NASCAR Grand National results   /   1955 standings

Fin St # Driver Sponsor / Owner Car Laps Money Status Led
28281   Elton Hildreth Hildreth Motors   (Elton Hildreth)'54 Nash1875engine0
1020121   Harvey Henderson Harvey Henderson'53 Hudson112150running0
22 414   Fonty Flock Frank Christian'55 Chevrolet7085engine0
1223156   Henry Ford Henry Ford'54 Chrysler11025running0
251118   Archie Nepstad  '55 Buick4125crash0
162226   Russ Truelove J.W. Campbell'55 Ford10475running0
4 23   Dick Rathman Pure Sensitized   (John Ditz)'54 Hudson124515running0
1 1300   Tim Flock Mercury Outboards   (Carl Kiekhaefer)'55 Chrysler1241,430running124
13 348   Chuck Hansen Chuck Hansen'53 Oldsmobile10925running0
23164   Ken Fisher Ken Fisher'55 Chrysler5825axle0
71042   Lee Petty Petty Enterprises'55 Chrysler122150running0
918460   Gene Simpson Brooks Brothers'55 Plymouth117150running0
18245   Jimmie Lewallen Joe Blair'54 Mercury9775bearing0
31355   Junior Johnson B & L Motors   (Jim Lowe / Carl Beckham)'55 Oldsmobile124600running0
82656   Jim Ord Hank Salat'55 Packard118175running0
191959   Blackie Pitt Brownie Pitt'54 Oldsmobile9525crash0
32 66   Pepper Cunningham Pepper Cunningham'55 Chrysler3 tire0
301263   Bill Tanner Al Liberty'55 Chevrolet725rear end0
29 7   Jim Reed Jim Reed'53 Hudson1225fuel pump0
311471   John Dodd, Jr. John Dodd, Sr.'55 Dodge5 crash0
263273   Johnny Cramblitt  '53 Hudson2225bearing0
15 75   Ed Paskovich Ed Paskovich'53 Dodge10525running0
24 378   Jim Paschal Helzafire   (Ernest Woods)'55 Oldsmobile4535vapor lock0
2 587   Buck Baker Griffin Motors   (Bob Griffin)'54 Oldsmobile124860running0
6 888   Joel Million Ernest Woods'55 Oldsmobile122210running0
5 92   Herb Thomas Herb Thomas'55 Buick122350running0
272796   Leslie Young Ray Elston'53 Hudson2125crash0
21 997-A   Bill Blair J.M. Fitzgibbons'54 Oldsmobile9035radiator0
201598   Dave Terrell Dave Terrell'55 Oldsmobile9325springs0
17 L-10   Tony DeStafano  '55 Plymouth10325gasket0
11 7L-28   Carl Krueger Carl Krueger'55 Chevrolet11235running0
14 L-4   Gene Holcomb  '54 Dodge10625running0
* Race shortened to 124 laps due to rain.

Lap leader breakdown:
LeaderFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
  Tim Flock1124124