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1952 Wilkes 200

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NASCAR Grand National race number 32 of 34
Sunday, October 26, 1952 at North Wilkesboro Speedway, North Wilkesboro, NC
200 laps on a 0.625 mile dirt track (125.000 miles)

Time of race: 1:51:52
Average speed: 67.044 mph
Pole speed: 76.013 mph
Cautions: 3 for 12 laps
Margin of victory: n/a
Attendance: 6200
Lead changes: 2

Glossary    1952 NASCAR Grand National results   /   1952 standings

1 19   Herb Thomas Fabulous Hudson Hornet   (Herb Thomas)'52 Hudson2001000running192
2 214   Fonty Flock Air Lift   (Frank Christian)'52 Oldsmobile200700running8
3 692   Donald Thomas Fabulous Hudson Hornet   (Herb Thomas)'52 Hudson200450running0
4 491   Tim Flock Blackburn Auto Service   (Ted Chester)'51 Hudson199350running0
5 8120   Dick Rathmann Walt Chapman'52 Hudson194200running0
61544   Jimmie Lewallen Julian Petty'51 Plymouth193150running0
7 322   Perk Brown Friendly Motors   (R.G. Shelton)'52 Hudson190125running0
82019   Fred Dove Sam Nunn'52 Packard188100running0
91255   Bub King Bub King'51 Hudson18375crash0
102771   Coleman Lawrence Coleman Lawrence'50 Plymouth17250running0
1122    J.C. White '50 Ford16425running0
121924   Bob Welborn Southern Motors   (J.O. Goode)'51 Plymouth16125spindle0
131442   Lee Petty Petty Enterprises'51 Plymouth14825spindle0
141798   Ewell Weddle Ewell Weddle'51 Plymouth14625wheel0
1524    Coleman Grant '51 Plymouth14625running0
161089   Buck Baker B.A. Pless'51 Hudson14325spindle0
1718167   Elton Hildreth Hildreth Motors   (Elton Hildreth)'51 Nash12625lf hub0
181312   Jim Paschal Buckshot Morris'52 Oldsmobile12225crash0
191182   Joe Eubanks Oates Motor Co.   (Phil Oates)'52 Hudson11425steering0
202693   Ted Chamberlain Ted Chamberlain'50 Plymouth8825arm0
212316   George Bush A.J. Lorenzo'52 Oldsmobile6725gears0
22 746   Ralph Liguori Ralph Liguori'52 Oldsmobile6625fuel pump0
23 577   Dick Passwater Frank Arford'52 Oldsmobile6225fuel pump0
2416    Charles Barry O.C. Francis'51 Plymouth4425wheel0
2521    Paul Richardson '51 Oldsmobile3925crash0
26 92   Bill Blair George Hutchens'52 Oldsmobile1525spindle0
272594   J.O. Staton Smith Auto Parts   (Louise Smith)'51 Ford1025overheating0

Lap leader breakdown:
# Of
  Fonty Flock188
  Herb Thomas9200192