NASCAR Convertible Division

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Series Overview
Formerly Known As: Series was known as SAFE Circuit of Champions before NASCAR acquired it prior to the 1956 season.
Series Founded: 1956 Series Disbanded: 1959
Car Style: Stock Convertibles Region: American Midwest & East Coast
Quick Stats
Most Wins: Curtis Turner (38) Most Titles: Bob Welborn (3)
Number of Races: 134 Number of Drivers: 236
Project Status: COMPLETE
In December 2014, The Third Turn backported the results to this series. We are looking for some confirmation on some of the Sweepstakes (combined GN-Convertible races) data, assuring that drivers who competed in Sweepstakes races were counted toward their proper series.
Season Races Champion Margin Most Wins
1956 48 Bob Welborn +836 Curtis Turner (22)
1957 40 Bob Welborn +252 Curtis Turner (11)
1958 25 Bob Welborn +718 Bob Welborn (8)
1959 21 Joe Lee Johnson +20 Joe Lee Johnson & Bob Welborn (3)