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NASCAR Grand National race number 29 of 53
Friday, July 12, 1957 at Southern States Fairgrounds, Charlotte, NC
200 laps on a 0.500 mile dirt track (100.000 miles)

Time of race: 1:46:34
Average speed: 56.302 mph
Pole speed: 60.913 mph
Cautions: 4 for 12 laps
Margin of victory: 2 sec
Attendance: 7800
Lead changes: 6

Glossary    1957 NASCAR Grand National results   /   1957 standings

1 798   Marvin Panch Marvin Panch'57 Ford200700running66
2 587   Buck Baker Buck Baker'57 Chevrolet200525running0
3 442   Lee Petty Petty Enterprises'57 Oldsmobile200400running1
4 246   Speedy Thompson Speedy Thompson'57 Chevrolet199330running42
51334   Fireball Roberts Dick Beaty'56 Ford195270running0
61014   Billy Myers Billy Myers'57 Mercury194225running0
71517   Jim Paschal Jim Paschal'57 Mercury191185running0
8 875   Ken Rush Frank Hayworth'56 Mercury190165running0
91432   Brownie King Jess Potter'56 Chevrolet183150running0
102196   Bobby Keck Bobby Keck'57 Chevrolet180150running0
112013   Peck Peckham William Meyer'56 Chevrolet166150running0
121974   L.D. Austin L.D. Austin'56 Chevrolet157150distributor0
13 347   Jack Smith Jack Smith'57 Chevrolet117135transmission91
141794   Clarence DeZalia Clarence DeZalia'56 Ford111125radiator0
15182   Ansel Rakestraw Ansel Rakestraw'56 Chevrolet110100running0
1616400   Huck Spaulding Huck Spaulding'56 Dodge103100rf wheel0
17 964   Johnny Allen Spook Crawford'57 Plymouth61100axle0
18125   Darel Dieringer John Whitford'57 Ford53100rocker arm0
19 61A   Bobby Myers Whitey Norman'56 Ford2675engine0
201197   Bill Amick Bill Amick'57 Ford650head gasket0
21 155   Tiny Lund Brushy Mountain Motors   (A.L. Bumgarner)'57 Pontiac150gas line0

Lap leader breakdown:
# Of
  Speedy Thompson12525
  Jack Smith267449
  Lee Petty75751
  Jack Smith7611742
  Speedy Thompson11813417
  Marvin Panch13520066