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NASCAR Grand National race number 5 of 56
Sunday, January 22, 1956 at Arizona State Fairgrounds, Phoenix, AZ
150 laps on a 1.000 mile dirt track (150.000 miles)

Time of race: 2:19:44
Average speed: 64.408 mph
Pole speed: 71.315 mph
Cautions: 8
Margin of victory: 10 cl
Attendance: n/a
Lead changes: 3

Glossary    1956 NASCAR Grand National results   /   1956 standings

112301   Buck Baker Carl Kiekhaefer'55 Chrysler1501500running62
2 530   Frank Mundy Carl Kiekhaefer'55 Chrysler150970running0
3 6300   Tim Flock Carl Kiekhaefer'55 Chrysler150710running0
4 398   Marvin Panch Tom Harbison'56 Ford149560running0
5 442   Lee Petty Petty Enterprises'56 Dodge149415running0
61810   Scotty Cain Scotty Cain'56 Ford147275running0
7 111   Joe Weatherly Schwam Motors   (Charlie Schwam)'56 Ford146275running86
8 95   Clyde Palmer Al Liggons'55 Mercury144185running0
91092   Herb Thomas Herb Thomas'56 Chevrolet142135running0
101155   Mel Larson Mel Larson'56 Ford142100running0
112456   Chuck Meekins Jim Rush'55 Chevrolet141100running0
122199   Jim Blomgren Oscar Maples'56 Mercury14175running0
13162   Allen Adkins Gus Davis'55 Dodge13750running0
142245   Eddie Pagan Eddie Pagan'55 Chevrolet13550running0
1523225   Lloyd Dane Lloyd Dane'56 Mercury13450crash0
161332   Ted Cannady Ted Cannady'55 Chevrolet13450running0
172759   Blackie Pitt Wynn's Friction Proofing   (Brownie Pitt)'55 Oldsmobile13250running0
181422   George Seeger Oscar Maples'56 Ford12750running0
193041   Ernie Young Walt Palozi'53 Pontiac12750running0
202696   Jack D. McCoy '56 Nash12550running0
21 848   Bill Moore Bill Moore'56 Ford11835piston0
222991   John Lansaw John Lansaw'55 Plymouth11435overheating0
232020   Howard Phillippi Howard Phillippi'55 Chevrolet9935crash0
242549   Bob Ruppert Ellingham Auto Body   (Bob Ruppert)'55 Chevrolet8835crash0
252866   Leroy DeShields Hoyt Platt'56 Buick7535overheating0
261776   Dutch Munsinger Dutch Munsinger'56 Buick6925overheating0
27 212   Bill Stammer Bill Stammer'55 Chevrolet5855crash2
28159   Jim Cook Art Krebs'56 Pontiac5125wheel0
291911X   Jim Stapley Oscar Maples'56 Ford51 crash0
30 734   Sherman Clark Sherman Clark'55 Chevrolet3310crash0

Failed to qualify, withdrew, or driver changes:
Hal Prentice333Hal PrenticeDodge
WDBob Welborn

Lap leader breakdown:
# Of
  Bill Stammer122
  Joe Weatherly38886
  Buck Baker8915062