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NASCAR Grand National race number 1 of 19
Sunday, February 5, 1950 at Beach & Road Course, Daytona Beach, FL
48 laps on a 4.170 mile road course (200.160 miles)

Time of race: 2:26:30
Average speed: 89.894 mph
Pole speed: 98.84 mph
Cautions: none
Margin of victory: 53 sec
Attendance: 9500
Lead changes: 3

Glossary    1950 NASCAR Grand National results   /   1950 standings

1 321   Harold Kite Roberts Auto Service   (Harold Kite)'49 Lincoln481500running38
23422   Red Byron Parks Novelty   (Raymond Parks)'50 Oldsmobile481000running10
31459   Lloyd Moore Julian Buesink'49 Lincoln48600running0
4 888   Al Gross Hans Winter'50 Oldsmobile48550running0
5 235   J.C. Van Landingham J.C. Van Landingham'50 Buick48450running0
6 490   Tim Flock Daytona Motors   (Buddy Elliott)'48 Cadillac48350running0
7217   Bob Flock Bob Flock Garage   (Frank Christian)'49 Oldsmobile47250running0
8264   Otis Martin Raymond Lewis'49 Plymouth47175running0
9 970   Buck Baker Buck Baker'49 Ford47175running0
101547   Fonty Flock Ed Lawrence'47 Buick46150running0
111041   Curtis Turner Paul Roberts'49 Lincoln46500
121810   Jim Rathmann Jim Rathmann'49 Lincoln46500
132280   Roscoe Thompson Charles Venable'49 Lincoln45500
14375   Cotton Owens Cotton Owens'49 Plymouth45500
152555   June Cleveland D.G. Hall'48 Buick4550wheel0
162842   Lee Petty Petty Special   (Petty Enterprises)'49 Plymouth45500
173089   Al Keller W.O. Taylor'49 Ford44500
18119   Frank Luptow Frank Luptow'49 Lincoln43500
194161   Will Albright Will Albright'46 Pontiac43500
202318   Jack White Brooks Motors   (Brooks Motors)'49 Lincoln41500
21 632   Alton Haddock J.L. McDonald'49 Lincoln41250
222956   Joe Jernigan Lambert's Auto   (Joe Jernigan)'49 Ford41250
232472   Lee Schmidt Lee Schmidt'47 Buick40250
241737   Russ Lee Chester Alford'49 Hudson38250
252748   Larry Shurter Larry Shurter'49 Ford37250
26 591   Tommy Thompson San Juan Motors   (Tommy Thompson)'49 Chrysler3425crash0
271225   Jack Smith Bishop Brothers'50 Oldsmobile31250
281612   Billy Carden Bishop Brothers'49 Oldsmobile30250
292060   Bill Rexford Julian Buesink'49 Oldsmobile26250
301950   Gober Sosebee Ted Chester'49 Oldsmobile2125engine0
313817   Bob Apperson Bob Apperson'47 Ford14250
32336   Marshall Teague Paul Cox'49 Lincoln1025did not finish0
333211   Fireball Roberts Jim Davis'48 Hudson8250
34352   Bill Blair Sam Rice'49 Cadillac7250
35 13   Joe Littlejohn Joe Littlejohn'50 Oldsmobile7250
363924   Dick Clothier Dick Clothier'47 Pontiac5250
37 744   Frank Mundy Daytona Motors   (Buddy Elliott)'49 Cadillac5250
383677   Slick Smith Davis Brothers'47 Hudson4250
391366   Herschel Buchanan Herschel Buchanan'47 Nash3250
403167   Joe Harrison Joe Harrison'49 Ford3250
414094   Louise Smith Smith Auto Parts   (Louise Smith)'49 Ford0 crash0

Lap leader breakdown:
# Of
  Harold Kite11414
  Red Byron152410
  Harold Kite254824