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Pacific Coast Late Model Division race number 25 of 32
Sunday, September 2, 1956 at Gardena Stadium, Gardena, CA
150 laps on a 0.250 mile dirt track (37.500 miles)

Time of race: 1:09:10
Average speed: 32.53 mph
Pole speed: 54.744 mph
Cautions: 3
Margin of victory: 6 sec
Attendance: 8500
Lead changes: 1

Glossary    1956 Pacific Coast Late Model Division results   /   1956 standings

1 21   Lloyd Dane Carl Dane / Lloyd Dane'56 Ford150500running148 
2 343   Bob Ross Bob Ross'56 Mercury150350running0 
3 700   Dick Getty Betty Getty'56 Chevrolet149250running0 
4 9188   Jim Blomgren Lorrin Bates'56 Ford149200running0 
5 156   Chuck Meekins Jim Rush'56 Chevrolet148170running2 
6 851   Bob Kelly Bob Kelly'56 Ford148140running0 
71841   Bob Clay Walt Palozie'56 Pontiac147120running0 
8163   Bob Stanclift Hal Prentice'56 Dodge147100running0 
9 432   Bob Tyrell Bob Tyrell'53 Hudson14690running0 
10109   Jim Cook Floyd Johnson'56 Pontiac14480running0 
11 545   Scotty Cain Oscar Maples'56 Ford144100running0 
121728   Jim Kent Jim Kent'55 Ford14270running0 
13190   John Lansaw John Lansaw'56 Chevrolet13950running0 
141134   Sherman Clark Sherman Clark'55 Chevrolet13950radiator0 
152017   Bill Jarick Oscar Maples'56 Ford13850running0 
161598W   Mike McGreevy Tom Harbison'56 Dodge13640running0 
172454   Hila Paulson Ummie Paulson'56 Dodge13440running0 
18 612   George Seeger Oscar Maples'56 Ford12940motor0 
192235   Billy Cantrell Alvin Woodall'56 Mercury10740crash0 
20215   Lyle Matlock Al Liggons'56 Mercury8825oil pan0 
211466   Dick Hoffman Hoyt Platt'54 Mercury3525crash0 
222331   Rex Schendley Ray Hall'56 Dodge1225spindle0 
231220   Howard Phillippi Howard Phillippi'55 Chevrolet225crash0 
241333   Carl Hammill Carl Hammill'56 Chevrolet225crash0 

Lap leader breakdown:
# Of
  Chuck Meekins122
  Lloyd Dane3150148