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NASCAR Grand National race number 15 of 45
Sunday, May 15, 1955 at Martinsville Speedway, Martinsville, VA
200 laps on a 0.500 mile dirt track (100.000 miles)

Time of race: 1:54:10
Average speed: 52.554 mph
Pole speed: 58.823 mph
Cautions: 2
Margin of victory: n/a
Attendance: 11000
Lead changes: 2

Glossary    1955 NASCAR Grand National results   /   1955 standings

1 4300   Tim Flock Mercury Outboards   (Carl Kiekhaefer)'55 Chrysler2001000running93
2 742   Lee Petty Petty Enterprises'55 Chrysler200650running0
3 255   Junior Johnson B & L Motors   (Jim Lowe / Carl Beckham)'55 Oldsmobile198450running107
4 888   Jimmie Lewallen Ernest Woods'55 Oldsmobile198350running0
51444   Bob Welborn Julian Petty'55 Chevrolet194300running0
61187   Buck Baker Griffin Motors   (Bob Griffin)'54 Oldsmobile192250running0
717121   Harvey Henderson Harvey Henderson'53 Hudson192200running0
81528   Eddie Skinner Frank Dodge'53 Oldsmobile189150running0
9 178   Jim Paschal Helzafire   (Ernest Woods)'55 Oldsmobile187100running0
101671   Fred Dove The Racing Club / Riddle Olds Corp.   (Fred Dove)'55 Oldsmobile183100running0
111918   Arden Mounts Arden Mounts'54 Hudson18175running0
122727   Johnny Gouveia Johnny Gouveia'55 Chevrolet17960running0
132273   Johnny Cramblitt '53 Hudson17850running0
1425460   Gene Simpson Brooks Brothers'55 Plymouth16950running0
15260   Ed Cole '54 Ford16750running0
161371-A   John Dodd, Jr. John Dodd, Sr.'55 Dodge15150gasket0
172311   George Parrish George Parrish'53 Studebaker12350running0
18 914   Speedy Thompson Frank Christian'55 Chevrolet10950tie rod0
19121-A   Carl Krueger Carl Krueger'55 Chrysler10750wheel0
20 62   Gwyn Staley Hubert Westmoreland'55 Chevrolet10250overheating0
212019   Gordon Smith Anderson Auto Service   (Gordon Smith)'55 Chevrolet95 wheel0
22185   Perk Brown Joe Blair'54 Mercury93 engine0
23 5301   Fonty Flock Mercury Outboards   (Carl Kiekhaefer)'55 Chrysler85 brakes0
241097-A   Bill Blair J.M. Fitzgibbons'54 Oldsmobile45 overheating0
25214   Ken Fisher Ken Fisher'55 Chrysler40 carburetor0
26 37   Jim Reed Jim Reed'55 Chevrolet27 overheating0
27241   Ken Pace Ken Pace'54 Chevrolet9 hub0

Lap leader breakdown:
# Of
  Junior Johnson1107107
  Tim Flock10820093