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Pacific Coast Late Model Division race number 10 of 32
Combination race with Grand National drivers
An explanation of combination races from The Third Turn External page

Wednesday, May 30, 1956 at Eureka Speedway, Eureka, CA
160 laps* on a 0.625 mile dirt track (100.000 miles)

Time of race: 2:00:46
Average speed: 38.814 mph
Pole speed: 34.07 mph
Cautions: n/a
Margin of victory: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Lead changes: 1

Glossary    1956 Pacific Coast Late Model Division results   /   1956 standings

PosSt#DriverCarLapsMoneyStatusLedPts
1 6300B   Herb Thomas Carl Kiekhaefer'56 Chrysler1251000running95 
2 577   Gordon Haines Herb Eberhart'56 Dodge124700running0 
316225   Lloyd Dane Lloyd Dane'56 Mercury124475running0 
4 814   Bob Keefe Harold McClure'56 Ford124365running0 
5109   Jim Cook Floyd Johnson'56 Pontiac123310running0 
6 188   Johnny Kieper John Kieper'56 Oldsmobile122250running30 
7 752   Harold Hardesty John Ross'56 Chevrolet120200running0 
81315   Royce Hagerty Curly Weida'56 Dodge120150running0 
9 447   Sam Steers Walt Palozi'56 Pontiac119125running0 
10201   Art Watts Tom Roady'55 Dodge119110running0 
111530   Jim Graham Fury Racers   (Jack Chatenay)'56 Plymouth117100running0 
1214188   Jim Blomgren Lorrin Bates'56 Ford117100overheating0 
132475   Bill Sullivan Bill Gleason'54 Ford11650running0 
14 325   Erick Erickson Erick Erickson'54 Buick11350running0 
151298   Ed Negre Ed Negre'55 Oldsmobile11150overheating0 
1617134   Bob Havemann Bob Havenmann'54 Dodge10650running0 
172595   Jack Williams Jack Williams'53 Oldsmobile9450running0 
182371   Ted Sweeney Ted Sweeney'56 Oldsmobile6250running0 
19 950   Harold Beal Harold Beal'56 Ford5750crash0 
201166   Bill Hyde Herb Eberhart'56 Oldsmobile5450piston0 
212178   Don Porter Nick Porter'55 Studebaker53 rr axle0 
221920   Howard Phillippi Howard Phillippi'55 Chevrolet45 crash0 
23 21C   Clyde Palmer Tom Roady'56 Dodge38 piston0 
241841   Ernie Young Walt Palozi'56 Pontiac37 crash0 
25225   Lyle Matlock Al Liggons'55 Mercury18 overheating0 
* Race shortened to 125 laps due to track conditions.

Lap leader breakdown:
LeaderFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
  John Kieper13030
  Herb Thomas3112595