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1956-24


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NASCAR Grand National race number 24 of 56
Sunday, June 3, 1956 at Merced Fairgrounds, Merced, CA
200 laps on a 0.500 mile dirt track (100.000 miles)

Time of race: 2:06:47
Average speed: 47.325 mph
Pole speed: 58.234 mph
Cautions: n/a
Margin of victory: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Lead changes: n/a

Glossary    1956 NASCAR Grand National results   /   1956 standings

PosSt#DriverCarLapsMoneyStatusLed
1 1300B   Herb Thomas Carl Kiekhaefer'56 Chrysler200910running
2 552   Harold Hardesty John Ross'56 Chevrolet200650running
3 830   Jim Graham Fury Racers   (Jack Chatenay)'56 Plymouth200495running
4 2225   Lloyd Dane Lloyd Dane'56 Mercury198375running
51245   Eddie Pagan Eddie Pagan'56 Ford197310running
61088   Johnny Kieper Johnny Kieper'56 Oldsmobile194250running
72056   Chuck Meekins Jim Rush'56 Chevrolet194200running
8 743   Bob Ross Bob Ross'56 Mercury190200running
92725   Erick Erickson Erick Erickson'54 Buick190125running
101134   Sherman Clark Sherman Clark'55 Chevrolet185110running
1117188   Jim Blomgren Lorrin Bates'56 Ford183100running
122214   Bob Keefe Harold McClure'56 Ford183100running
13 311   Parnelli Jones Vel Miletich'56 Ford18160wheel
1423101   Lucky Long William Long'56 Chevrolet18050crash
151920   Howard Phillippi Howard Phillippi'55 Chevrolet17250running
16169   Jim Cook Floyd Johnson'56 Pontiac16850running
172475   Bill Sullivan Bill Gleason'54 Ford16250running
182547   Nick Lari Nick Lari'56 Ford15550running
19155   Clyde Palmer Al Liggons'55 Mercury14950running
20142   Al Pombo Tom Roady'55 Dodge12250crash
2121352   Bob Francy Bob Francy'55 Chevrolet91 shocks
22 977   Gordon Haines Herb Eberhart'56 Dodge7710overheating
23 448   Bill Moore Bill Moore'56 Ford6630piston
24 600   Dick Getty Dick Getty'56 Chevrolet5510overheating
252655   Don Hamilton Don Hamilton'56 Studebaker53 engine
261812   John Lansaw John Lansaw'56 Chevrolet19 radiator
2713551   Jack Richardson Evan Mecham'56 Pontiac8 piston
28288   Owen Loggins Owen Loggins'54 Dodge0 rods

Failed to qualify, withdrew, or driver changes:
PosNameNbrSponsorOwnerCar
Ron McIntosh59John VanceChevrolet