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NASCAR Grand National race number 28 of 44
Sunday, July 26, 1959 at Southern States Fairgrounds, Charlotte, NC
200 laps on a 0.500 mile dirt track (100.000 miles)

Time of race: 2:01:05
Average speed: 49.553 mph
Pole speed: 63.07 mph
Cautions: 9 for 22 laps
Margin of victory: n/a
Attendance: 6000
Lead changes: n/a

Glossary    1959 NASCAR Grand National results   /   1959 standings

1 547   Jack Smith Jack Smith'59 Chevrolet200900running
23349   Bob Welborn Bob Welborn'57 Chevrolet200525running
3 187   Buck Baker Lynton Tyson'59 Chevrolet200350running
4 76   Cotton Owens W.H. Watson'58 Pontiac200250running
52876   Larry Frank Carolina Plating   (Larry Frank)'57 Chevrolet200225running
6 372   Ralph Moody John Dodd, Sr.'59 Ford197200running
7259   Roy Tyner Roy Tyner'57 Chevrolet196165running
81788   Buddy Baker Lynton Tyson'59 Chevrolet194150running
9 221   Glen Wood Wood Brothers'58 Ford193140vapor lock
10 442   Lee Petty Petty Enterprises'59 Plymouth193230rf wheel
11 85   Tiny Lund Tiny Lund'57 Chevrolet191125running
121143   Richard Petty Petty Enterprises'57 Oldsmobile189110spindle
131932   George Green Jess Potter'58 Chevrolet185100running
142362   Buck Brigance Buck Brigance'57 Chevrolet18285running
152197   Jim Austin Jim Austin'59 Ford18270running
163219   Herman Beam Herman Beam'57 Chevrolet18260running
172428   Neil Castles Harvey Hege'57 Mercury17950running
18270   Richard Riley Richard Riley'57 Chevrolet17750running
192096   Bobby Keck Bobby Keck'57 Chevrolet17450running
20 630   Doug Cox Doug Cox'58 Ford17050distributor
213474   L.D. Austin L.D. Austin'57 Chevrolet16650running
221282   Elmo Henderson Elmo Henderson'58 Ford16050overheating
233014   Gene White Manley Britt'58 Ford155 crash
24102   Speedy Thompson Bruce Thompson'57 Chevrolet138 engine
252689   Banjo Matthews Lynton Tyson'58 Chevrolet137 transmission
26 941   Joe Weatherly Delta Auto Sales   (Doc White)'59 T-Bird129 crash
271334   G.C. Spencer G.C. Spencer'57 Chevrolet114 rear end
282215   Aubrey Boles Aubrey Boles'58 Plymouth114 overheating
2935711   Bill Poor Bill Poor'57 Chevrolet64 fuel pump
301636   Tommy Irwin Tommy Irwin'59 T-Bird55 overheating
311445   Bobby Waddell Bobby Waddell'57 Pontiac41 gas line
32294   Joe Halton Joe Halton'57 Chevrolet35 spindle
331563   R.L. Combs R.L. Combs'57 Ford28 rear end
343117   Fred Harb Fred Harb'57 Ford16 radiator
351811   Junior Johnson Paul Spaulding'57 Ford7 engine