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NASCAR Grand National:1956-06 NASCAR Grand National---1956.jpg
Held on February 26, 1956 at Daytona Beach Road Course in Daytona Beach, FL
37 L, 151.7 M, 244.126 KM - Shortened by Incoming Tide

FEATURE RESULTS
Fin St # Driver Sponsor Make Laps Led Status Pts
1 1 300A Tim Flock Kiekhaefer Outboards '56 Chrysler 37 34 running
2 24 14W Billy Myers Mercury '56 Mercury 37 0 running
3 22 12 Ralph Moody Southeastern Motors '56 Ford 37 0 running
4 16 88 Jimmie Lewallen '56 Oldsmobile 36 0 running
5 27 7 Jim Reed '56 Chevrolet 36 0 running
6 40 64 Al Keller '56 Chevrolet 36 0 running
7 38 204 Darvin Randahl '56 Ford 36 0 running
8 6 15W Bob Korf '56 Mercury 36 0 running
9 10 92 Herb Thomas '56 Chevrolet 36 0 running
10 12 500B Fonty Flock Kiekhaefer Outboards '56 Dodge 0 running
11 25 2 Gwyn Staley '56 Chevrolet 0 running
12 18 42 Lee Petty Volusia Motors '56 Dodge 0 running
13 58 342 Jack Radtke Hanlon Motors, Ford '56 Ford 0 running
14 49 16 Ray Chaike '56 Chevrolet 0 running
15 55 40 Gene Simpson '55 Buick 0 running
16 60 100 Ken Milligan '56 Chrysler 0 running
17 78 5 Bill Blair '56 Dodge 0 running
18 35 91 Donald Thomas '56 Ford 0 running
19 14 300 Charlie Scott Kiekhaefer Outboards '55 Chrysler 0 running
20 9 301 Buck Baker Kiekhaefer Outboards '55 Chrysler 0 running
21 66 396 Dave Lundman '56 Chevrolet 0
22 30 X Rex White '56 Chevrolet 0
23 19 63 Lyle Scott Sanders Motors '56 Chrysler 0
24 50 155 Mel Larson '56 Ford 0
25 76 411 Pat Zocano '56 Chevrolet 0
26 77 390 Ray Thompson '56 Studebaker 0
27 45 10 Jim Cushman '56 Buick 0
28 75 96 Eddie Skinner '55 Oldsmobile 0
29 74 640 Ken Love '56 Ford 0
30 54 761 David Ezell '56 Chevrolet 0
31 73 230 Benny DeRosier '54 Hudson 0
32 70 34 Dick Beaty Kiser's Garage '56 Ford 0
33 8 75 Jim Paschal '56 Mercury 26 3 piston
34 59 B-29 Dink Widenhouse O'Neal Motors '56 Ford 0
35 41 330 Don Bailey '56 Ford 0
36 52 C97 Red Farmer '56 Chevrolet 0
37 61 123 Charles Oldham '56 Chevrolet 0
38 71 77 Walt Schubert '55 Ford 0
39 68 19 Harvey Henderson '55 Chevrolet 0
40 26 55 Junior Johnson Brushy Mountain Motors '56 Pontiac 0 crash
41 57 84 Kenneth Wagner Lawson & Netti Racing '56 Ford 0
42 67 264 Johnny Allen '55 Plymouth 0
43 11 300B Frank Mundy '56 Chrysler 25 0
44 37 9 Joe Weatherly Schwam Motors '56 Ford 0
45 69 166 Bud Palmer '55 Chevrolet 0
46 63 1 Bobby Myers '55 Chevrolet 0
47 5 226 Russ Truelove Murray Bros. Garage '56 Mercury 0 crash
48 45 68 Bill Widenhouse Ford '56 Ford 0
49 62 108 Tommy Herzberg '55 Chevrolet 0
50 56 203 Pete Yow Strickland Motor Co. '55 Buick 0
51 48 265 W.H. Atkinson '56 Ford 0
52 36 99 Curtis Turner Schwam Motors '56 Ford 17 0
53 42 8 Gene White '56 Buick 0
54 28 505 Charlie Cregar '56 Chevrolet 0
55 15 6 Ralph Liguori '56 Dodge 0
56 79 271 Dick Blackwell '56 Mercury 0
57 53 59 Blackie Pitt '55 Oldsmobile 0
58 33 M-1 Tommy Thompson Fish Carburetor '55 Buick 0
59 32 22 Fireball Roberts DePaolo Engineering '56 Ford 0
60 4 285 Ed Kretz Stephens Pontiac '56 Pontiac 10 0
61 3 286 Cotton Owens Stephens Pontiac '56 Pontiac 10 0
62 51 56 Joe Eubanks Satcher Motors '56 Ford 0
63 29 97 Danny Letner '56 Ford 0
64 43 719 Joy Fair Menschneider Bros. '56 Dodge 0 clutch
65 14 49 Bob Welborn '56 Chevrolet 0
66 72 424 Johnny Osteen '54 Oldsmobile 0
67 31 78 Joel Million '56 Oldsmobile 0
68 7 290 Jack Choquette '56 Dodge 0
69 34 157 Dick Linder '56 Ford 0
70 46 999 Jack Smith '56 Ford 0
71 2 500 Speedy Thompson Kiekhaefer Outboards '56 Dodge 0
72 21 98 Marvin Panch '56 Dodge 0
73 17 576 Jim Wilson '56 Dodge 0 0 crash
74 20 321 Buddy Krebs '56 Dodge 0 0 crash
75 64 206 Jimmy Mairs '55 Buick 0 0 crash
76 80 113 Emanuel Zervakis '56 Chevrolet 0 0 crash
77 23 144 Al Tasnady '55 Plymouth 0 0 crash
78 39 211 John Hamby '55 Plymouth 0 0 crash
RACE DATA
Did not start:

Did not qualify: Glen Wood; Sonny Black; Marlon Edwards; Bill Cintia; Jimmy Ayers; Marty Nichols; Mickey Rorer; Bunk Moore; Ted Cannady; Bob Pronger; C.E. Wood; Peck Peckham; George Henderson; Jake Hatcher; Mike Diviney; Louis Headley; Don Mitchell; Hal Prentice; L.C. Rigsby; Mickey Katlin

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