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1951-31


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NASCAR Grand National race number 31 of 41
Sunday, October 7, 1951 at Occoneechee Speedway, Hillsborough, NC
150 laps on a 1.000 mile dirt track (150.000 miles)

Time of race: 2:04:13
Average speed: 72.454 mph
Pole speed: 79.628 mph
Cautions: n/a
Margin of victory: 1 lap +
Attendance: 12000
Lead changes: 2

Glossary    1951 NASCAR Grand National results   /   1951 standings

PosSt#DriverCarLapsMoneyStatusLed
1 192   Herb Thomas Fabulous Hudson Hornet   (Herb Thomas)'51 Hudson1501000running65
2 99   Leonard Tippett Leonard Tippett'51 Hudson149700running0
3 82   Joe Eubanks Oates Motor Co.   (Phil Oates)'50 Oldsmobile148450running0
4 60   Jim Paschal Julian Buesink'50 Ford147350running0
5 42   Lee Petty Petty Special   (Petty Enterprises)'51 Plymouth147200running0
6 93   Donald Thomas Herb Thomas'51 Plymouth142150 0
7     Furman Lancaster  '50 Lincoln140125 0
8     Alton Haddock  '50 Ford136100 0
9 2   Bill Blair Bill Blair'51 Ford13675 0
10 37   Coleman Lawrence Coleman Lawrence'50 Ford13050 0
11     J.C. White  '51 Studebaker12825 0
12 22   Billy Myers R.G. Shelton'51 Hudson11325hub0
13 24   Jimmie Lewallen Julian Petty'51 Plymouth11125engine0
14 88   Dell Pearson Dell Pearson'51 Plymouth9425 0
15 214   Fonty Flock Red Devil   (Frank Christian)'51 Oldsmobile8825engine85
16     Bob Walters  '51 Plymouth7925 0
17     Leon Sales  '51 Nash6825 0
18     Roscoe Thompson  '51 Ford6425 0
19 87   Buck Baker Buck Baker'50 Plymouth6325 0
20     Jerry Wimbish Jerry Wimbish'50 Oldsmobile5125 0
21 51   Gober Sosebee Cherokee Garage   (Gober Sosebee)'50 Oldsmobile4225 0
22     Slick Smith  '51 Studebaker2725 0
23     Clyde Minter  '50 Plymouth2225 0
24     Curtis Hunt  '51 Hudson1525 0

Lap leader breakdown:
LeaderFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
  Fonty Flock18585
  Herb Thomas8615065