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NASCAR Grand National race number 8 of 41
Sunday, May 6, 1951 at Martinsville Speedway, Martinsville, VA
200 laps on a 0.500 mile dirt track (100.000 miles)

Time of race: n/a
Average speed: n/a
Pole speed: 55.062 mph
Cautions: n/a
Margin of victory: n/a
Attendance: 9000
Lead changes: 7

Glossary    1951 NASCAR Grand National results   /   1951 standings

PosSt#DriverCarLapsMoneyStatusLed
1 741   Curtis Turner Eanes Motor Co.   (John Eanes)'50 Oldsmobile2001000running81
2 623   Frank Mundy Perry Smith'51 Studebaker700running0
3 191   Tim Flock General Auto Sales   (Ted Chester)'51 Oldsmobile450running10
42892   Herb Thomas Herb Thomas'50 Plymouth350running0
5 214   Fonty Flock Red Devil   (Frank Christian)'50 Oldsmobile200spindle26
61542   Lee Petty Petty Special   (Petty Enterprises)'49 Plymouth1500
7241   Walt Sprague Police Special   (J.B. Watkins)'49 Ford1250
8 82   Bill Blair Bill Blair'50 Oldsmobile1000
93126   Leland Colvin Leland Colvin'50 Plymouth750
10217   Bob Flock Ted Chester'51 Plymouth18750crash0
113090   Jack Holloway Jack Holloway'50 Plymouth250
123239   John Barker Chaney Motors   (Ralph Chaney)'51 Henry J250
132353   Clyde Minter Lee Coonis'50 Ford250
141455   Bub King Bub King'50 Plymouth250
1522155   Glenn Dunaway Glenn Dunaway'50 Plymouth250
16355   Bill Rexford Julian Buesink'49 Mercury250
173337   Coleman Lawrence Coleman Lawrence'50 Ford250
182074   Paul Stanley '49 Oldsmobile250
19 362   Pepper Cunningham Pepper Cunningham'51 Hudson250
201033   Lou Figaro Jack Gaynor'47 Hudson250
211959   Lloyd Moore Julian Buesink'49 Ford250
2234J-6   Bob Walters Lloyd Dennis'51 Henry J250
23 46   Marshall Teague Fabulous Hudson Hornet   (Marshall Teague)'51 Hudson12525crash83
242712   Erick Erickson Packer   (Erick Erickson)'47 Pontiac250
251838   Bill Lawrence B.F. Goodrich   (Clyde Minter)'47 Buick250
261769   Dawson Lechlider Dawson Lechlider'50 Oldsmobile250
2716110   Earl Moss Police Special   (J.B. Watkins)'50 Ford11025crash0
282550   Bill Joslin Bill Joslin'49 Mercury10825crash0
29268   Bill Holluck Wheatley Motors   (Al Wheatley)'49 Mercury250
301298   Bill Holland Hubert Westmoreland'50 Plymouth250
311360   Jim Paschal Julian Buesink'50 Ford100
32 511   Fireball Roberts Sam Rice'50 Oldsmobile100
331110   Jim Fiebelkorn Jim Fiebelkorn'49 Mercury5610crash0
34 92   Ewell Weddle '48 Ford100
352993   Donald Thomas Herb Thomas'50 Plymouth100

Lap leader breakdown:
LeaderFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
  Tim Flock122
  Marshall Teague3108
  Tim Flock11188
  Fonty Flock194426
  Marshall Teague459046
  Curtis Turner91966
  Marshall Teague9712529
  Curtis Turner12620075