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NASCAR Grand National race number 31 of 45
Friday, August 5, 1955 at Southern States Fairgrounds, Charlotte, NC
200 laps on a 0.500 mile dirt track (100.000 miles)

Time of race: 2:02:56
Average speed: 48.806 mph
Pole speed: 57.859 mph
Cautions: n/a
Margin of victory: 2 laps +
Attendance: 5600
Lead changes: 1

Glossary    1955 NASCAR Grand National results   /   1955 standings

1 378   Jim Paschal Helzafire   (Ernest Woods)'55 Oldsmobile2001100running148
2 22   Gwyn Staley Hubert Westmoreland'55 Chevrolet198700running0
3 9303   Buck Baker Henry Ford'55 Chrysler198475running0
4 644   Bob Welborn Julian Petty'55 Chevrolet195365running0
5 1300   Tim Flock Mercury Outboards   (Carl Kiekhaefer)'55 Chrysler192310running52
61187   Buddy Shuman Griffin Motors   (Bob Griffin)'54 Oldsmobile186250running0
71228   Eddie Skinner Frank Dodge'53 Oldsmobile183200running0
81055   Junior Johnson B & L Motors   (Jim Lowe / Carl Beckham)'55 Oldsmobile131150bearing0
914178   John Lindsay John Lindsay'55 Chevrolet123100bearing0
10 842   Lee Petty Petty Enterprises'55 Chrysler110100rr axle0
11155   Richard Brownlee Joe Blair'54 Mercury10575gas line0
12 588   Jimmie Lewallen Ernest Woods'55 Oldsmobile8260tie rod0
13 48   Billy Carden Bishop Brothers'55 Buick7150shocks0
141397-A   Blackie Pitt J.M. Fitzgibbons'54 Oldsmobile5650tie rod0
15 7B-29   Dink Widenhouse Dink Widenhouse'53 Oldsmobile2450piston0

Lap leader breakdown:
# Of
  Tim Flock15252
  Jim Paschal53200148