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1955-02


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NASCAR Grand National race number 2 of 45
Sunday, February 6, 1955 at Palm Beach Speedway, W. Palm Beach, FL
200 laps on a 0.500 mile dirt track (100.000 miles)

Time of race: 1:47:07
Average speed: 56.013 mph
Pole speed: 65.454 mph
Cautions: 2
Margin of victory: 3 cl
Attendance: 3000
Lead changes: 11

Glossary    1955 NASCAR Grand National results   /   1955 standings

PosSt#DriverCarLapsMoneyStatusLed
1 292   Herb Thomas Herb Thomas'54 Hudson2001000running100
2 623   Jack Choquette George Miller'54 Hudson200650running
3 387   Buck Baker Griffin Motors   (Bob Griffin)'54 Oldsmobile200450running
4 13   Dick Rathman Blue Crown   (John Ditz)'54 Hudson200350running
5 542   Lee Petty Petty Enterprises'54 Chrysler196300running
6 959   Blackie Pitt Brownie Pitt'54 Oldsmobile194250running
71418   Arden Mounts Gene Comstock'54 Hudson191200running
810188   Dutch Hoag Hooker Hood'53 Oldsmobile189150running
9 751   Lloyd Chick '54 Buick189100running
10129   Bill Harrison '53 Oldsmobile188100running
11132   Marion Edwards '51 Plymouth18025running
1216F-8   Allan Clarke Bill Lamont'54 Buick17925running
131828   Eddie Skinner Frank Dodge'53 Oldsmobile16525oil line
14 455   Junior Johnson B & L Motors   (Jim Lowe / Carl Beckham)'55 Oldsmobile12425steering
15116   Ralph Liguori Ralph Liguori'54 Hudson5725rear end
16154   Ken Fisher Ken Fisher'54 Chrysler925carburetor

Failed to qualify, withdrew, or driver changes:
PosNameNbrSponsorOwnerCar
DCHooker Hood188Hooker HoodOldsmobile
WDBill Lamont