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1953-11


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NASCAR Grand National race number 11 of 37
Sunday, May 17, 1953 at Martinsville Speedway, Martinsville, VA
200 laps on a 0.500 mile dirt track (100.000 miles)

Time of race: n/a
Average speed: n/a
Pole speed: n/a
Cautions: n/a
Margin of victory: n/a
Attendance: 9000
Lead changes: 2

Glossary    1953 NASCAR Grand National results   /   1953 standings

PosSt#DriverCarLapsMoneyStatusLed
142   Lee Petty Petty Enterprises'53 Dodge2001000running0
292   Herb Thomas Fabulous Hudson Hornet   (Herb Thomas)'53 Hudson200700running127
3120   Dick Rathmann Walt Chapman'53 Hudson450running0
444   Ray Duhigg Julian Petty'52 Plymouth350running0
546   Ralph Liguori Al Wheatley'53 Lincoln200running0
678   Dick Passwater Frank Arford'53 Oldsmobile150running0
787   Buck Baker Griffin Motors   (Bob Griffin)'53 Oldsmobile125running0
845   Bob Welborn Julian Petty'52 Plymouth100running0
93   Clyde Minter Coleman Lawrence'51 Ford75running0
1098   Lyle Scott Lyle Scott'53 Dodge50running0
1111   Ralph Dyer Ralph Dyer'53 Nash250
1293   Ted Chamberlain Ted Chamberlain'50 Plymouth250
13248   Gifford Wood Gifford Wood'49 Ford250
1455   Bub King Bub King'50 Mercury250
15100   Otis Martin Otis Martin'49 Oldsmobile250
16111   Joe Bill O'Dell Joe Bill O'Dell'49 Ford250
1737   Coleman Lawrence Coleman Lawrence'50 Ford250
1872   Donald Thomas Doug Meeks'50 Ford250
192   Bill Blair Bill Blair'52 Oldsmobile250
2041   Curtis Turner Eanes Motor Co.   (John Eanes)'53 Oldsmobile250
2158   Johnny Patterson H.B. Ranier'52 Hudson250
221   Herschel Buchanan Herschel Buchanan'52 Nash250
238   Gene Comstock Gene Comstock'53 Hudson250
2419   Fred Dove Fred Dove'50 Plymouth86250
25 182   Joe Eubanks Oates Motor Co.   (Phil Oates)'52 Hudson8525spindle71
2613   Pop McGinnis Irving Frye'52 Hudson250
2728   Eddie Skinner Frank Dodge'53 Oldsmobile250
2822   Jimmie Lewallen R.G. Shelton'52 Hudson250
2914   Fonty Flock Frank Christian'52 Oldsmobile250
3021   Glen Wood R.L.L.R.B. Bowling   (Wood Brothers)'53 Lincoln250
3174   J.L. Justice J.L. Justice'50 Ford100
3291   Tim Flock Blackburn Auto   (Ted Chester)'53 Hudson1820springs2
334   Slick Smith Frank Christian'52 Oldsmobile100
3443   Jim Paschal Dave Quate'53 Dodge100
35108   Arden Mounts Gene Comstock'52 Hudson100

Lap leader breakdown:
LeaderFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
  Tim Flock122
  Joe Eubanks37371
  Herb Thomas74200127