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Race #54 of 56 in the 1956 NASCAR Grand National Season
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Race #48 of 48 in the 1956 NASCAR Convertible Division Season
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1956 Old Dominion 400 NASCAR Grand National---1956.jpgNASCAR Convertible Division.jpg
Held on October 28, 1956 at Martinsville Speedway in Martinsville, VA (Half Mile configuration)
400 L, 200 M, 321.868 KM - Scheduled Distance

RESULTS
Fin St # Driver Sponsor Make Laps Led Status Pts
1 23 502 Jack Smith 1956 Dodge 400 185 running
2 21 98 Marvin Panch 1956 Ford 400 16 running
3 5 97 Bill Amick DePaolo Engineering 1956 Ford 400 9 running
4 3 300 Speedy Thompson 1956 Chrysler 396 75 running
5 19 22 Fireball Roberts DePaolo Engineering 1956 Ford 394 12 running
6 12 72 Joe Weatherly 1956 Ford Convertible 394 0 running
7 1 0 Buck Baker 1956 Chrysler 394 0 running
8 37 35 Bunk Moore 1956 Ford 394 0 running
9 29 50 Frank Mundy 1956 Dodge 393 0 running
10 16 34 Gwyn Staley 1956 Chevrolet Convertible 389 0 running
11 20 33 Jimmy Massey 1956 Chevrolet Convertible 389 0 running
12 31 3 Paul Goldsmith 1956 Chevrolet 384 0 running
13 15 4 Billy Myers 1956 Mercury 383 0 running
14 13 64 Johnny Allen 1956 Plymouth 383 0 running
15 14 49 Bob Welborn 1956 Chevrolet Convertible 378 0 running
16 8 86 Don Oldenberg 1955 Buick Convertible 371 0 running
17 30 71 Bill Poor 1956 Chevrolet Convertible 364 0 running
18 40 99 Bun Emery 1956 Ford Convertible 364 0 running
19 18 7 Larry Odo 1956 Chevrolet Convertible 361 0 running
20 39 16 Tiny Lund 1956 Chevrolet 357 0 running
21 7 42 Lee Petty Petty Enterprises 1956 Dodge 356 0 running
22 34 14 Bobby Keck 1956 Chevrolet 352 0 running
23 38 23 Norman Schihl 1956 Ford Convertible 349 0 running
24 36 44 Art Binkley 1955 Plymouth Convertible 349 0 running
25 27 83 Johnny Dodson 1956 Chevrolet 343 0 running
26 32 41 Billy Rafter 1956 Dodge 334 0 running
27 35 31 Bill Champion 1956 Ford 299 0 running
28 4 26 Curtis Turner DePaolo Engineering 1956 Ford Convertible 299 0 engine
29 9 95 Bob Duell 1956 Ford 245 0 overheating
30 11 12 Ralph Moody DePaolo Engineering 1956 Ford 183 0 rear end
31 33 75 Jim Paschal C U Later Alligator 1956 Mercury 163 0 engine
32 17 X Rex White 1956 Ford 143 0 engine
33 6 21 Glen Wood 1956 Ford Convertible 110 0 engine
34 24 15 Tom Pistone Osiecki Racing Equipment 1956 Chevrolet Convertible 106 0 con rod
35 2 82 Joe Eubanks Satcher Motors 1956 Ford 103 103 rf lugs
36 25 29 Billy Carden DePaolo Engineering 1956 Ford 87 0 rf hub
37 28 55 Mel Larson 1956 Ford Convertible 77 0 piston
38 26 76 Larry Frank 1956 Chevrolet Convertible 77 0 oil pressure
39 10 2 Bill Lutz 1956 Ford Convertible 63 0 engine
40 22 48 Jimmie Lewallen 1956 Ford Convertible 11 0 fuel pump
RACE DATA
Did not start:

Did not qualify:

Time of Race: ???
Starting Lineup Set By: Unknown Methods
Fast Qualifier:
Preliminary Feature Winners: [[Special:FormEdit/Driver/{{{PrelimWinners}}}|{{{PrelimWinners}}}]]
Heat Winners: [[Special:FormEdit/Driver/{{{HeatWinners}}}|{{{HeatWinners}}}]]
Qualifier Winners: [[Special:FormEdit/Driver/{{{QualWinners}}}|{{{QualWinners}}}]]
Dash Winners: [[Special:FormEdit/Driver/{{{DashWinners}}}|{{{DashWinners}}}]]
Scramble Winners: [[Special:FormEdit/Driver/{{{ScrambleWinners}}}|{{{ScrambleWinners}}}]]
Consi Winners: [[Special:FormEdit/Driver/{{{ConsiWinners}}}|{{{ConsiWinners}}}]]
Non-Qualifiers Race Winners: [[Special:FormEdit/Driver/{{{NonQualWinners}}}|{{{NonQualWinners}}}]]
Margin of Victory:
Average Speed: ??? mph
Cautions: ?? for ?? laps - not available
Lead Changes: ?? among ?? drivers - not available
Fastest Lap: Unknown/Unentered