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NASCAR Grand National race number 30 of 44
Sunday, August 2, 1959 at Southern States Fairgrounds, Charlotte, NC
200 laps on a 0.500 mile dirt track (100.000 miles)

Time of race: 1:53:39
Average speed: 52.794 mph
Pole speed: 62.54 mph
Cautions: 7
Margin of victory: 1 lap +
Attendance: 5300
Lead changes: n/a

Glossary    1959 NASCAR Grand National results   /   1959 standings

11011   Ned Jarrett Ned Jarrett'57 Ford200800running69
2 548   Jim Paschal Julian Petty'57 Chevrolet199525running0
3 149   Bob Welborn Bob Welborn'59 Chevrolet199350running79
4 836   Tommy Irwin Tommy Irwin'57 Ford193250running0
51276   Larry Frank Carolina Plating   (Larry Frank)'57 Chevrolet190225running0
61922   Harlan Richardson Harlan Richardson'58 Ford190300running0
7174   Joe Halton Joe Halton'57 Chevrolet188165running0
82619   Herman Beam Herman Beam'57 Chevrolet179150running0
9 482   Joe Eubanks Don Every'58 Ford176140overheating0
102774   L.D. Austin L.D. Austin'57 Chevrolet175130running0
11252   Richard Riley Bruce Thompson'57 Chevrolet166125running0
121645   Bobby Waddell Bobby Waddell'57 Pontiac164110running0
13 387   Buck Baker Lynton Tyson'59 Chevrolet162100engine0
14 917   Fred Harb Fred Harb'57 Ford16185battery0
15295   Tiny Lund Tiny Lund'57 Chevrolet15970running0
162262   Buck Brigance Buck Brigance'57 Chevrolet14960battery0
172063   R.L. Combs R.L. Combs'57 Ford14350running0
18 242   Lee Petty Petty Enterprises'59 Plymouth13150engine52
192896   Bobby Keck Bobby Keck'57 Chevrolet12150running0
201343   Richard Petty Petty Enterprises'57 Oldsmobile11450crash0
211589   Buddy Baker Lynton Tyson'58 Chevrolet11250axle0
2223711   Bill Poor Bill Poor'57 Chevrolet10850running0
232432   George Green Jess Potter'58 Chevrolet98 running0
241414   Earl Moss Manley Britt'57 Ford85 transmission0
251121   Junior Johnson Wood Brothers'58 Ford76 engine0
262186   Larry Flynn Larry Flynn'57 Ford68 spindle0
27 672   John Dodd, Sr. John Dodd, Sr.'59 Ford20 engine0
281834   G.C. Spencer G.C. Spencer'57 Chevrolet15 engine0
29 76   Cotton Owens W.H. Watson'58 Pontiac1 engine0

Lap leader breakdown:
# Of
  Bob Welborn17979
  Lee Petty8013152
  Ned Jarrett13220069