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1956-41


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NASCAR Grand National race number 41 of 56
Thursday, August 23, 1956 at Piedmont Interstate Fairgrounds, Spartanburg, SC
200 laps on a .500 mile dirt track (100.0 miles)

Time of race: 1:50:21
Average Speed: 54.372 mph
Pole Speed: 61.433 mph
Cautions: n/a
Margin of Victory: 2 laps +
Attendance: n/a
Lead changes: 2

Glossary    1956 NASCAR Grand National results   /   1956 standings

Fin St # Driver Sponsor / Owner Car Laps Money Status Led
912100   Wayne Fielden Dave Everett'56 Chevrolet190100running0
1 112   Ralph Moody DePaolo Engineering   (Pete DePaolo)'56 Ford200850running133
171614   Joe Bill McGraw  '56 Ford18100fuel pump0
8 522   Fireball Roberts Pete DePaolo'56 Ford192150running0
1011264   Johnny Allen Spook Crawford'56 Plymouth176100rear end0
161728   Jim Watkins  '55 Chevrolet27100engine0
5 8296   Speedy Thompson Pete DePaolo'56 Ford193310engine67
718300   Buck Baker Carl Kiekhaefer'56 Chrysler192200running0
131335   Fred Frazier Fred Frazier'56 Ford104100crash0
18 24   Billy Myers Bill Stroppe'56 Mercury10100axle0
11 941   Billy Rafter Billy Rafter'56 Dodge148100rear end0
14 442   Lee Petty Petty Enterprises'56 Dodge97100a frame0
121450   Roy Bentley Marion Cox'56 Ford142100running0
151562   Jimmy Pardue  '55 Chevrolet28100wheel0
21075   Jim Paschal C U Later Alligator   (Frank Hayworth)'56 Mercury198625running0
6 782   Joe Eubanks Satcher Motors   (James Satcher)'56 Ford193250running0
4 392   Herb Thomas Herb Thomas'56 Chevrolet196350running0
3 6X   Rex White Max Welborn'56 Chevrolet198450running0

Lap leader breakdown:
LeaderFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
  Ralph Moody1126126
  Speedy Thompson12719367
  Ralph Moody1942007