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1951-26


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NASCAR Grand National race number 26 of 41
Saturday, September 8, 1951 at Central City Speedway, Macon, GA
200 laps on a 0.500 mile dirt track (100.000 miles)

Time of race: 1:52:44
Average speed: 53.222 mph
Pole speed: 54.266 mph
Cautions: n/a
Margin of victory: 2 laps +
Attendance: 8000
Lead changes: 2

Glossary    1951 NASCAR Grand National results   /   1951 standings

PosSt#DriverCarLapsMoneyStatusLed
1 692   Herb Thomas Herb Thomas'51 Plymouth2001000running94
251   Gober Sosebee Cherokee Garage   (Gober Sosebee)'51 Oldsmobile198700running0
360   Jim Paschal Julian Buesink'50 Ford450running0
4 314   Fonty Flock Red Devil   (Frank Christian)'51 Oldsmobile350running0
593   Donald Thomas Herb Thomas'51 Plymouth200running0
671   Cotton Owens F.J. Bland'51 Plymouth1500
7 938   Frank Gise B.R. Waller'51 Studebaker1250
8 48   Billy Carden Sam Knox'50 Cadillac1000
9    Bill Miller B.J. Dantone'51 Ford750
1011    Augie Walackas '50 Oldsmobile500
11103   Jimmy Ayers Jimmy Ayers'51 Plymouth250
12    C.H. Dingler C.H. Dingler'50 Plymouth250
1382   Joe Eubanks Oates Motor Co.   (Phil Oates)'50 Oldsmobile250
14 7    Roscoe Thompson '50 Oldsmobile25crash0
15 531   Jesse James Taylor Jesse James Taylor'51 Hudson10625overheating95
1697   Sandy Lynch Sandy Lynch'51 Plymouth250
17    Gene Tapia 250
18 17   Bob Flock Gray Ghost   (Ted Chester)'51 Oldsmobile2511
1955   Marshall Weatherly Blythe Motors   (Buddy Helms)'51 Nash250
20 8    Johnny Thompson '50 Oldsmobile25crash0
2142   Lee Petty Petty Special   (Petty Enterprises)'51 Plymouth250
22 291   Tim Flock Black Phantom   (Ted Chester)'51 Oldsmobile250

Lap leader breakdown:
LeaderFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
  Bob Flock11111
  Jesse James Taylor1210695
  Herb Thomas10720094