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1956-42


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NASCAR Grand National race number 42 of 56
Saturday, August 25, 1956 at Coastal Speedway, Myrtle Beach, SC
200 laps on a 0.500 mile dirt track (100.000 miles)

Time of race: 1:58:38
Average speed: 50.576 mph
Pole speed: 58.346 mph
Cautions: n/a
Margin of victory: 18 sec
Attendance: n/a
Lead changes: n/a

Glossary    1956 NASCAR Grand National results   /   1956 standings

PosSt#DriverCarLapsMoneyStatusLed
1 322   Fireball Roberts DePaolo Engineering   (Pete DePaolo)'56 Ford200950running
2 74   Billy Myers Bill Stroppe'56 Mercury200675running
31075   Jim Paschal C U Later Alligator   (Frank Hayworth)'56 Mercury199475running
4 6300   Buck Baker Carl Kiekhaefer'56 Chrysler196365running
519501   Speedy Thompson Carl Kiekhaefer'56 Dodge196320running
6 982   Joe Eubanks Satcher Motors   (James Satcher)'56 Ford196250running
7 4271   Billy Carden '56 Mercury191200running
818264   Johnny Allen Spook Crawford'56 Plymouth184150running
91235   Fred Frazier Fred Frazier'56 Ford184100running
1013203   Pete Yow Pete Yow'56 Ford182100running
111654   Larry Flynn B.B. Morris'55 Buick180100overheating
12 831   Bill Champion John Whitford'56 Ford90100gasket
13 292   Herb Thomas Herb Thomas'56 Chevrolet76100disqualified
141514   Joe Bill McGraw '56 Ford66100vapor lock
15 542   Lee Petty Petty Enterprises'56 Dodge64100axle
16 112   Ralph Moody Pete DePaolo'56 Ford61100crash
171494   Ed Cole Ed Cole'55 Mercury60100engine
182028   Jim Watkins '55 Chevrolet43100fuel pump
191150   Roy Bentley Marion Cox'56 Ford4150radiator
201764   Spook Crawford Spook Crawford'55 Plymouth1350crash