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1955-27


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NASCAR Grand National race number 27 of 45
Friday, July 15, 1955 at Morristown Speedway, Morristown, NJ
200 laps on a 0.500 mile dirt track (100.000 miles)

Time of race: 1:43:17
Average speed: 58.092 mph
Pole speed: 63.649 mph
Cautions: 1
Margin of victory: 2 laps +
Attendance: 9000
Lead changes: 2

Glossary    1955 NASCAR Grand National results   /   1955 standings

PosSt#DriverCarLapsMoneyStatusLed
1 1300   Tim Flock Mercury Outboards   (Carl Kiekhaefer)'55 Chrysler200900running160
242   Lee Petty Petty Enterprises'55 Chrysler198600running0
398   Dave Terrell Dave Terrell'54 Oldsmobile197425running0
455   Junior Johnson B & L Motors   (Jim Lowe / Carl Beckham)'54 Oldsmobile196335running40
57   Jim Reed Jim Reed'55 Chevrolet195290running0
678   Jim Paschal Helzafire   (Ernest Woods)'55 Oldsmobile195250running0
71   Charles Dyer '55 Chevrolet192200running0
8 344   Bob Welborn Julian Petty'55 Chevrolet190150running0
927   Johnny Gouveia Johnny Gouveia'55 Chevrolet188100running0
10178   John Lindsay John Lindsay'55 Chevrolet187100running0
11155   Bill Gross '55 Chevrolet18675running0
1254   Lou Spears '55 Ford18560running0
1381   Pappy Hough Pappy Hough'53 Oldsmobile18350running0
14198   Ted Pitcher '54 Oldsmobile18150running0
15302   Carl Krueger Carl Krueger'55 Chrysler17450running0
16171   Elmo Langley John Dodd, Sr.'55 Dodge17450spindle0
1728   Eddie Skinner Frank Dodge'53 Oldsmobile17250running0
1848   Chuck Hanson '55 Oldsmobile16350running0
1940   Gene Simpson Gene Simpson'54 Buick15650hydraulic0
2097-A   Blackie Pitt J.M. Fitzgibbons'54 Oldsmobile15450running0
21101   Clayton D'Aniello Clayton D'Aniello'54 Hudson12325flagged0
2211   Homer Newland '54 Dodge12025running0
23303   Buck Baker Henry Ford'55 Chrysler11625oil pressure0
2473   John Dodd, Jr. John Dodd, Sr.'53 Hudson8325running0
2543   George Gregory '55 Chevrolet8225overheating0
26301   Fonty Flock Mercury Outboards   (Carl Kiekhaefer)'55 Chrysler72 oil pressure0
273   Dick Rathman John Ditz'55 Chrysler6025connect0
2888   Jimmie Lewallen Ernest Woods'55 Oldsmobile1725spindle0
2924   Bob Gould '55 Chevrolet1725crash0
3063   Bill Tanner Al Liberty'55 Chevrolet1325crash0

Lap leader breakdown:
LeaderFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
  Tim Flock1150150
  Junior Johnson15119040
  Tim Flock19120010