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1953-24


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NASCAR Grand National race number 24 of 37
Sunday, July 26, 1953 at Lincoln City Fairgrounds, North Platte, NE
200 laps on a 0.500 mile dirt track (100.000 miles)

Time of race: 1:50:20
Average speed: 54.38 mph
Pole speed: 54.397 mph
Cautions: n/a
Margin of victory: 6 feet
Attendance: n/a
Lead changes: 1

Glossary    1953 NASCAR Grand National results   /   1953 standings

PosSt#DriverCarLapsMoneyStatusLed
1120   Dick Rathmann Walt Chapman'53 Hudson2001000running1
2 192   Herb Thomas Fabulous Hudson Hornet   (Herb Thomas)'53 Hudson200700running199
342   Lee Petty Petty Enterprises'53 Dodge450running0
487   Buck Baker Griffin Motors   (Bob Griffin)'53 Oldsmobile350running0
5    Marvin Copple '49 Oldsmobile200running0
69   Bill Harrison Bill Harrison'52 Hudson1500
7    Byron Clouse '49 Hudson1250
8    C.H. Dingler C.H. Dingler'51 Studebaker1000
9    Tubby Harrison '49 Plymouth750
10    Sandy Slack '51 Henry J500
11    Bill Mann '49 Hudson250
12    Red Knuter '49 Plymouth250
1328   Eddie Skinner Frank Dodge'53 Oldsmobile250
14    Johnny Beauchamp '53 Hudson25rf spindle0
15    Don Ostendorf '53 Oldsmobile425engine0
1614   Fonty Flock Frank Christian'53 Hudson25crash0
17    Mel Krueger '49 Ford25did not finish0
1890   Ted Lee Ted Lee'49 Ford025did not finish0

Lap leader breakdown:
LeaderFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
  Herb Thomas1199199
  Dick Rathman2002001