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1956-22


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NASCAR Convertible Series race number 22 of 47
Saturday, June 30, 1956 at Soldier Field, Chicago, IL
200 laps on a 0.500 mile paved track (100.000 miles)

Time of race: 1:34:46
Average speed: 63.316 mph
Pole speed: 70.922 mph
Cautions: n/a
Margin of victory: 3 cl
Attendance: 38000
Lead changes: 1

Glossary    1956 NASCAR Convertible Series results   /   1956 standings

PosSt#DriverCarLapsMoneyStatusLed
1135   Tom Pistone Doane Chevrolet   (Tom Pistone)'56 Chevrolet200650running6
2 126   Curtis Turner Ford   (Pete DePaolo)'56 Ford200525running194
32   Bill Lutz '56 Ford198400running0
4117A   Larry Odo Larry Odo'56 Chevrolet197320running0
5 333   Jimmy Massey Hubert Westmoreland'56 Chevrolet197290running0
698   Allen Adkins Tom Harbison'56 Dodge194250running0
722   Glen Wood Wood Brothers'56 Ford194200running0
853   Bill Cornwall Bill Cornwall'55 Chevrolet194150running0
91625   Jud Larson Sam McCuthen'55 Chevrolet186100running0
1056   Pete Peterson Pete Peterson'56 Chrysler185100running0
1149   Bob Welborn Bob Welborn'56 Chevrolet177100running0
12 486   Don Oldenberg Don Oldenberg'55 Buick172100ignition0
1399   Bob Pronger '55 Buick169100transmission0
143   Norman Schihl Norman Schihl'56 Ford159100radiator0
1548   Jimmie Lewallen Bob Welborn'56 Chevrolet132100overheating0
16 212   Joe Weatherly Ford   (Pete DePaolo)'56 Ford110100spun0
1745   Bill Brown Bill Brown'56 Mercury108100radiator0
18 977   Possum Jones Lonnie Fish'56 Chevrolet53100clutch0
194   Art Binkley Art Binkley'56 Plymouth5150engine0
2055   Mel Larson Mel Larson'56 Ford3250head gasket0
2197   Danny Letner Tom Harbison'56 Dodge15 brakes0
22186   Gene Blair Don Oldenberg'56 Dodge5 transmission0
2376   Larry Frank Larry Frank'56 Mercury1 crash0
2471   Dick Joslin Bill Webb'56 Dodge1 crash0

Lap leader breakdown:
LeaderFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
  Curtis Turner1194194
  Tom Pistone1952006