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NASCAR Grand National race number 29 of 56
Sunday, July 1, 1956 at Asheville-Weaverville Speedway, Weaverville, NC
200 laps on a 0.500 mile dirt track (100.000 miles)

Time of race: 1:46:19
Average speed: 56.435 mph
Pole speed: 72.26 mph
Cautions: n/a
Margin of victory: 1 cl
Attendance: 8000
Lead changes: n/a

Glossary    1956 NASCAR Grand National results   /   1956 standings

11142   Lee Petty Petty Enterprises'56 Dodge200850running
21275   Jim Paschal C U Later Alligator   (Frank Hayworth)'56 Mercury200625running
3 482   Joe Eubanks Satcher Motors   (James Satcher)'56 Ford197450running
4 72   Gwyn Staley Hubert Westmoreland'56 Chevrolet194350running
5 9300B   Herb Thomas Carl Kiekhaefer'56 Chrysler193310running
6 6500B   Frank Mundy Carl Kiekhaefer'56 Dodge193250running
71441   Billy Rafter Billy Rafter'56 Dodge187200running
81634   Dick Beaty Ike Kiser'56 Ford186150running
91858   Bill Bowman Bill Bowman'56 Plymouth181100running
102248   Al Watkins Don Holcomb'56 Ford179100running
1113100   Tootle Estes Dave Everett'56 Chevrolet178100running
1227264   Johnny Allen Spook Crawford'56 Plymouth172100running
132596   Bobby Keck Bobby Keck'56 Chevrolet170100running
142119   Harvey Henderson Harvey Henderson'56 Ford168100engine
1529114   Joe Bill McGraw '56 Ford163100running
161940   Chuck Mahoney Billy Rafter'56 Dodge162100engine
1723209   Billy Carden Vance McLean Sales Co.   (Pete Stewart)'56 Plymouth147100overheating
18 122   Fireball Roberts DePaolo Engineering   (Pete DePaolo)'56 Ford142100tire
1910X   Rex White Max Welborn'56 Chevrolet13950a frame
201555   Junior Johnson Brushy Mountain Motors   (A.L. Bumgarner)'56 Pontiac13750windshield
21 5300   Buck Baker Carl Kiekhaefer'56 Chrysler126 spindle
22 814   Billy Myers Bill Stroppe'56 Mercury102 crash
23 312   Ralph Moody DePaolo Engineering   (Pete DePaolo)'56 Ford85 bearing
2420418   Sherman Utsman '56 Chevrolet80 overheating
251756   Ed Massey '56 Ford76 overheating
26 2300C   Speedy Thompson Carl Kiekhaefer'56 Chrysler71 wheel
2724760   Brownie King Faircloth Chevrolet Co.   (Brownie King)'56 Chevrolet54 steering
282859   Blackie Pitt Brownie Pitt'56 Plymouth36 crash
292691   Jack Smith Ted Chester'56 Chevrolet5 carburetor