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1951 Wilkes 200


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NASCAR Grand National race number 36 of 41
Sunday, October 21, 1951 at North Wilkesboro Speedway, North Wilkesboro, NC
200 laps on a 0.625 mile dirt track (125.000 miles)

Time of race: 1:50:38
Average speed: 67.791 mph
Pole speed: 68.828 mph
Cautions: n/a
Margin of victory: n/a
Attendance: 7800
Lead changes: 1

Glossary    1951 NASCAR Grand National results   /   1951 standings

PosSt#DriverCarLapsMoneyStatusLed
1 47   Fonty Flock Gray Ghost   (Ted Chester)'51 Oldsmobile2001000running118
21242   Lee Petty Petty Special   (Petty Enterprises)'51 Plymouth 700running0
3 382   Joe Eubanks Oates Motor Co.   (Phil Oates)'50 Oldsmobile 450running0
4 591   Tim Flock Black Phantom   (Ted Chester)'51 Oldsmobile 350running0
52571   Cotton Owens Cotton Owens'51 Studebaker 200running0
6 816   Bill Snowden Bill Snowden'51 Ford 150 0
7140   Jimmie Lewallen Hubert Hamilton'51 Plymouth 125 0
81117   Buddy Shuman R.H. Yandell'51 Ford 100 0
9 9    Jerry Wimbish Jerry Wimbish'51 Oldsmobile 75 0
10 277   Bob Flock Ted Chester'51 Hudson 50 0
112198   Leon Sales Hubert Westmoreland'50 Plymouth 25 0
122388   Dell Pearson Dell Pearson'51 Plymouth 25 0
131393   Donald Thomas Herb Thomas'50 Plymouth16125tie rod0
141660   Jim Paschal Julian Buesink'50 Ford 25 0
151764   Bill Widenhouse Bill Widenhouse'50 Plymouth 25 0
162437   Coleman Lawrence Coleman Lawrence'51 Ford 25 0
1719    Glenn Dunaway Glenn Dunaway'51 Nash 25 0
18 622   Billy Myers R.G. Shelton'51 Hudson 25 0
19269   Jack Wade  '51 Oldsmobile 25crash0
20 799   Leonard Tippett Leonard Tippett'51 Hudson12425crash0
21 192   Herb Thomas Fabulous Hudson Hornet   (Herb Thomas)'51 Hudson8225radiator82
222290   Shorty York Russ Loh'50 Plymouth 25 0
232028   Bob Walters  '51 Plymouth7225crash0
24102   Bill Blair Bill Blair'51 Ford 25 0
251527   Gwyn Staley The Wilkes Boys'50 Ford 25 0
261855   J.C. White  '51 Studebaker 25 0

Lap leader breakdown:
LeaderFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
  Herb Thomas18282
  Fonty Flock83200118