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NASCAR Grand National race number 32 of 53
Saturday, July 20, 1957 at Hickory Speedway, Hickory, NC
250 laps on a 0.400 mile dirt track (100.000 miles)

Time of race: 1:42:09
Average speed: 58.737 mph
Pole speed: 66.085 mph
Cautions: n/a
Margin of victory: n/a
Attendance: 8200
Lead changes: 8

Glossary    1957 NASCAR Grand National results   /   1957 standings

1 347   Jack Smith Jack Smith'57 Chevrolet2501000running57
21342   Lee Petty Petty Enterprises'57 Oldsmobile250625running20
31412   Joe Weatherly Holman-Moody Racing'57 Ford250400running3
4 138   Gwyn Staley Julian Petty'57 Chevrolet250280running104
5 722   Fireball Roberts Fireball Roberts'57 Ford250245running0
61897   Bill Amick Bill Amick'57 Ford250210running0
7 687   Buck Baker Buck Baker'57 Chevrolet244175running0
8215   Darel Dieringer John Whitford'57 Ford243165running0
91532   Brownie King Jess Potter'56 Chevrolet229150running0
10121A   Whitey Norman Whitey Norman'56 Ford227140running0
112374   L.D. Austin L.D. Austin'56 Chevrolet225135running0
121798   Marvin Panch Marvin Panch'57 Ford220125running0
132594   Clarence DeZalia Clarence DeZalia'56 Ford217110running0
142213   Peck Peckham William Meyer'56 Chevrolet212100running0
152488   Duke DeBrizzi Charlie DePriest'57 Oldsmobile207100running0
161196   Bobby Keck Bobby Keck'57 Chevrolet204100steering0
171655   Tiny Lund Brushy Mountain Motors   (A.L. Bumgarner)'57 Pontiac190100running0
18206   Cotton Owens Ray Nichels'57 Pontiac156100lug nuts0
19 464   Johnny Allen Spook Crawford'57 Plymouth12050ball joint0
20 592   Paul Goldsmith Herb Thomas'57 Pontiac8350axle0
211014   Billy Myers Billy Myers'57 Mercury6750engine0
22 826   Curtis Turner Holman-Moody Racing'57 Ford6650crash20
23 246   Speedy Thompson Speedy Thompson'57 Chevrolet6050crash46
24 975   Ken Rush Frank Hayworth'56 Mercury5150fuel pump0
251917   Jim Paschal Jim Paschal'57 Mercury3150oil leak0

Lap leader breakdown:
# Of
  Speedy Thompson14646
  Curtis Turner476620
  Gwyn Staley67170104
  Jack Smith17119020
  Lee Petty1911988
  Joe Weatherly1992013
  Lee Petty20221312
  Jack Smith21425037