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Pacific Coast Late Model Division race number 17 of 32
Combination race with Grand National drivers
An explanation of combination races from The Third Turn External page

Sunday, July 8, 1956 at California State Fairgrounds, Sacramento, CA
100 laps on a 1.000 mile dirt track (100.000 miles)

Time of race: 1:21:00
Average speed: 74.074 mph
Pole speed: 76.612 mph
Cautions: n/a
Margin of victory: 2 cl
Attendance: n/a
Lead changes: n/a

Glossary    1956 Pacific Coast Late Model Division results   /   1956 standings

115225   Lloyd Dane Lloyd Dane'56 Mercury1001100running 
21456   Chuck Meekins Chevrolet   (Jim Rush)'56 Chevrolet100700running 
3 388   Johnny Kieper John Kieper'56 Oldsmobile100475running 
4 777   Gordon Haines Herb Eberhart'56 Dodge100365running 
5101   Clyde Palmer Tom Roady'56 Dodge99310running 
6 952   Harold Hardesty John Ross'56 Chevrolet99250running 
7 514   Bob Keefe Harold McClure'56 Ford99200running 
8 247   Bob Havemann Bernie Anderson   (Bob Havenmann)'56 Pontiac99150running 
9 8561   Bill Moore Bill Moore'56 Pontiac99100running 
1011188   Jim Blomgren Lorrin Bates'56 Ford98100running 
11 69   Jim Cook Floyd Johnson'56 Pontiac9775running 
121333   Carl Hammill Carl Hammill'56 Chevrolet9560running 
131798   Chet Thomson Chet Thompson'56 Mercury9450running 
142155   Eddie Skinner Beryl Jackson'54 Oldsmobile9250running 
15188   Jess Nelson Wiliam Bowden'54 Dodge8850running 
161978   Don Porter Nick Porter'55 Studebaker8850running 
171226   Fred Hunt Fred Hunt'55 Chevrolet7950transmission 
18 145   Eddie Pagan Ford   (Eddie Pagan)'56 Ford3150overheating 
191634   Sherman Clark Sherman Clark'55 Chevrolet850crash 
202041   Ernie Young Walt Palozi'56 Pontiac250piston 
21 430   Jim Graham Fury Racers   (Jack Chatenay)'56 Plymouth0 crash 

Failed to qualify, withdrew, or driver changes:
Al Pombo2Charles VanceDodge
Royce Haggerty15Al GaubDodge
Erick Erickson25Rol SolderinBuick
Bob Osborne44Bob OsborneChevrolet
Nick Lari47Nick LariFord
Ted Sweeney71Ted SweeneyOldsmobile
Bob Stanclift97Frank WhitesideChevrolet
Ed Negre98NBeryl JacksonOldsmobile
Lucky Long101William LongChevrolet
Bob Francy352Bob FrancyChevrolet
Robert Lee711Robert LeeFord