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NASCAR Grand National race number 28 of 37
Sunday, August 23, 1953 at Princess Anne Speedway, Virginia Beach, VA
200 laps on a 0.500 mile dirt track (100.000 miles)

Time of race: 1:57:33
Average speed: 51.04 mph
Pole speed: 54.2 mph
Cautions: n/a
Margin of victory: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Lead changes: 1

Glossary    1953 NASCAR Grand National results   /   1953 standings

192   Herb Thomas Fabulous Hudson Hornet   (Herb Thomas)'53 Hudson2001000running158
214   Fonty Flock Frank Christian'53 Hudson700running0
342   Lee Petty Petty Enterprises'53 Dodge450running0
4120   Dick Rathmann Walt Chapman'53 Hudson350running0
580   Jim Paschal George Hutchens'53 Dodge200running0
687   Buck Baker Griffin Motors   (Bob Griffin)'53 Oldsmobile1500
7    Andy Winfree Andy Winfree'52 Plymouth1250
8    John Meggers '53 Plymouth1000
9    Ralph Rose '51 Ford750
1051   Gober Sosebee Cherokee Garage   (Gober Sosebee)'53 Oldsmobile500
11167   Elton Hildreth Hildreth Motors   (Elton Hildreth)'51 Nash250
12    Curtis Estes '52 Hudson250
13    Ed Paskovich '52 Ford250
14    Snuffy Smith '51 Nash250
15 141   Curtis Turner Eanes Motor Co.   (John Eanes)'51 Oldsmobile4225crash42
16    Bob Welborn Julian Petty'52 Plymouth250
17    Dick Girvin '52 Henry J250
18    Buck Smith '52 Plymouth250
1919   Fred Dove Fred Dove'52 Mercury250

Lap leader breakdown:
# Of
  Curtis Turner14242
  Herb Thomas43200158