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1953-22


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NASCAR Grand National race number 22 of 37
Sunday, July 12, 1953 at Lakewood Speedway, Atlanta, GA
100 laps on a 1.000 mile dirt track (100.000 miles)

Time of race: 1:24:53
Average speed: 70.685 mph
Pole speed: 72.756 mph
Cautions: n/a
Margin of victory: n/a
Attendance: 12000
Lead changes: 2

Glossary    1953 NASCAR Grand National results   /   1953 standings

PosSt#DriverCarLapsMoneyStatusLed
1 192   Herb Thomas Fabulous Hudson Hornet   (Herb Thomas)'53 Hudson1001000running16
2120   Dick Rathman Walt Chapman'53 Hudson700running0
342   Lee Petty Petty Enterprises'53 Dodge450running0
482   Joe Eubanks Oates Motor Co.   (Phil Oates)'52 Hudson350running0
5    Jerry Wimbish Jerry Wimbish'52 Hudson200running0
650   Gober Sosebee Cherokee Garage   (Gober Sosebee)'53 Oldsmobile1500
7 287   Buck Baker Griffin Motors   (Bob Griffin)'53 Oldsmobile12584
8    Neil Roberts '53 Oldsmobile1000
9    C.H. Dingler C.H. Dingler'51 Studebaker750
1033   Gordon Bracken Blackburn Auto   (Gordon Bracken)'53 Hudson500
11    Nero Steptoe '50 Mercury250
1214   Fonty Flock Frank Christian'53 Hudson250
1380   Jim Paschal George Hutchens'53 Dodge250
1441   Curtis Turner Eanes Motor Co.   (John Eanes)'53 Oldsmobile250
15    Roscoe Thompson Frank Christian'52 Oldsmobile250
16    Max King '51 Studebaker250
17    Jimmy Ayers Jimmy Ayers'51 Ford250

Lap leader breakdown:
LeaderFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
  Buck Baker18484
  Herb Thomas8510016