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1952 Wilkes County 200


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NASCAR Grand National race number 4 of 34
Sunday, March 30, 1952 at North Wilkesboro Speedway, North Wilkesboro, NC
200 laps on a 0.625 mile dirt track (125.000 miles)

Time of race: 2:08:00
Average speed: 58.597 mph
Pole speed: 75.075 mph
Cautions: n/a
Margin of victory: 1 lap +
Attendance: 10000
Lead changes: 0

Glossary    1952 NASCAR Grand National results   /   1952 standings

PosSt#DriverCarLapsMoneyStatusLed
1 192   Herb Thomas Fabulous Hudson Hornet   (Herb Thomas)'52 Hudson2001000running200
214   Fonty Flock Air Lift   (Frank Christian)'51 Oldsmobile199700running0
32   Bill Blair George Hutchens'52 Oldsmobile199450running0
472   Donald Thomas Doug Meeks'51 Ford199350running0
5126   Dave Terrell Dave Terrell'51 Plymouth199200running0
653   Neil Cole Neil Cole'50 Plymouth150running0
717   Buddy Shuman Buddy Shuman'51 Ford175125shocks0
860   Jim Paschal Julian Buesink'50 Ford165100battery0
942   Lee Petty Petty Enterprises'51 Plymouth14275handling0
10    Otis Martin '49 Buick13750running0
1182   Joe Eubanks Oates Motor Co.   (Phil Oates)'50 Oldsmobile12225clutch0
12199   Leonard Tippett Leonard Tippett'51 Hudson10825rear end0
13    Shorty Gibbs Shorty Gibbs'51 Ford7625brakes0
14128   Charles Gattilia Colonial Motors   (Charles Gattalia)'51 Studebaker6925overheating0
15 289   Buck Baker B.A. Pless'52 Hudson6825radiator0
166   Marshall Teague Fabulous Hudson Hornet   (Marshall Teague)'52 Hudson5725withdrew0
17    Bobby Courtwright Bobby Courtwright'50 Oldsmobile4725battery0
1888   Frankie Schneider ROCKET   (Clark-Warwick)'51 Oldsmobile4025crash0
1922   Perk Brown R.G. Shelton'51 Hudson3925crash0
2041   Curtis Turner Eanes Motor Co.   (John Eanes)'52 Hudson3525radiator0
2191   Tim Flock Ted Chester'51 Hudson2625gasket0
2224   Jimmie Lewallen Southern Motors   (J.O. Goode)'51 Plymouth2625tie rod0
23120   Dick Rathman Walt Chapman'51 Hudson2025radiator0
24    Harold Mays Harold Mays'51 Chrysler125crash0

Lap leader breakdown:
LeaderFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
  Herb Thomas1200200