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1959 Daytona 500 Consolation Race

Exhibition or unclassified race
Saturday, February 21, 1959 at Daytona International Speedway, Daytona Beach, FL
10 laps on a 2.500 mile paved track (25.0 miles)

Time of race: 0:10:37
Average Speed: 141.28 mph
Pole Speed: n/a
Cautions: none
Margin of Victory: 1 cl
Attendance: 5,000
Lead changes: 4

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Fin St # Driver Sponsor / Owner Car Laps Money Status Led
81110   Elmo Langley Ratus Walters'57 Ford1050running0
2 515   Tim Flock Beau Morgan'59 T-Bird10300running2
131316   Jim McGuirk Happy Steigel'59 Pontiac925running0
9 319   Herman Beam Herman Beam'57 Chevrolet1050running0
51524   Bob Potter Bob Potter'59 Chevrolet1080running0
6143   Fireball Roberts Jim Stephens'59 Pontiac1070running0
31041   Curtis Turner Delta Auto Sales   (Doc White)'59 T-Bird10150running2
1 847   Jack Smith Jack Smith'59 Chevrolet10500running5
19 758   Roscoe Thompson Roscoe Thompson'57 Chevrolet0 did not start0
41866   Dick Foley Dick Foley'59 Chevrolet10100running0
10 169   Harold Smith Harold Smith'59 Studebaker1050running1
181974   L.D. Austin L.D. Austin'57 Chevrolet225steering0
16 275   Ken Marriott Frank Hayworth'58 Ford825running0
20208   Johnny Allen Johnny Allen'57 Chevrolet0 did not start0
151780   Bob Rose Sam Arena'57 Chevrolet925running0
71683   Bob Pronger Bob Pronger'58 Ford1060running0
12 486   Carl Tyler Carl Tyler'57 Ford1025running0
14 987   Buck Baker Buck Baker'59 Chevrolet925running0
17 69   Roy Tyner Roy Tyner'57 Chevrolet525overheating0
111295   Bob Duell Julian Buesink'59 Ford1025running0

Lap leader breakdown:
LeaderFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
  Harold Smith111
  Tim Flock232
  Jack Smith452
  Curtis Turner672
  Jack Smith8103