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NASCAR Convertible Series race number 3 of 47
Sunday, March 25, 1956 at Orange Speedway, Hillsborough, NC
100 laps on a 0.900 mile dirt track (90.000 miles)

Time of race: 1:09:29
Average speed: 77.716 mph
Pole speed: 89.182 mph
Cautions: 3
Margin of victory: n/a
Attendance: 11000
Lead changes: 2

Glossary    1956 NASCAR Convertible Series results   /   1956 standings

1 126   Curtis Turner Pete DePaolo'56 Ford100850running85
2 212   Joe Weatherly Schwam Motors   (Pete DePaolo)'56 Ford100625running0
3 633   Gwyn Staley Hubert Westmoreland'56 Chevrolet100450running15
4 7186   Darel Dieringer Don Oldenberg'55 Buick99350running0
5 85   Tom Pistone Tom Pistone'56 Chevrolet98310running0
6163   Bill Lutz Gene Sauer'56 Ford96250running0
71076   Larry Frank Joe Holly'55 Oldsmobile95200running0
8 586   Don Oldenberg Don Oldenberg'56 Dodge94150fuel pump0
9 84   Art Binkley Art Binkley'56 Plymouth93100running0
103390   Gene Blair Gene Blair'56 Mercury89100engine0
11 37   Jimmy Thompson George Hilton'56 Mercury89100running0
121477   Dave Hirschfield Dave Hirschfield'55 Chevrolet82100fuel tank0
131171   Dick Joslin Bill Webb'56 Dodge79100overheating0
14 998   Marvin Panch Tom Harbison'56 Dodge65100radiator hose0
15127A   Larry Odo Larry Odo'56 Chevrolet42100crash0
161599   Bill Cornwall Bill Cornwall'56 Ford41100tie rod0
1717X   Bob Pronger '55 Buick35100wheel0
18 445   Bill Brown Bill Brown'56 Mercury13100fuel pump0
191927   Jack Lawrence Jack Lawrence'55 Plymouth150electrical0

Lap leader breakdown:
# Of
  Curtis Turner14747
  Gwyn Staley486215
  Curtis Turner6310038