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Southern States Fairgrounds

0.500 mi./0.805 km. Dirt Oval located in Charlotte, NC
Opened: 1926 | Closed: 1960 | Razed: 1967


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The following table contains a list of all known touring series or major events held at this speedway. Think we're missing one or have the results to it? Contact us!

Date Sanction Winner Laps
16 June 1950 NASCAR Modified National Championship Buck Baker
23 June 1950 NASCAR Modified National Championship Buddy Shuman
30 June 1950 NASCAR Modified National Championship Buck Baker
7 July 1950 NASCAR Modified National Championship Buck Baker
20 July 1950 NASCAR Modified National Championship Bob Flock
28 July 1950 NASCAR Modified National Championship Buddy Shuman
4 August 1950 NASCAR Late Model Sportsman National Championship Curtis Turner
11 August 1950 NASCAR Modified National Championship Cotton Owens
18 August 1950 NASCAR Modified National Championship Cotton Owens
25 August 1950 NASCAR Modified National Championship Buck Baker
1 September 1950 NASCAR Modified National Championship Fireball Roberts
4 May 1951 NASCAR Modified National Championship Bill Snowden (FL)
11 May 1951 NASCAR Modified National Championship Bill Snowden (FL)
18 May 1951 NASCAR Modified National Championship Dink Widenhouse
15 June 1951 NASCAR Modified National Championship Buck Baker
22 June 1951 NASCAR Modified National Championship Jimmy Thompson
6 July 1951 NASCAR Modified National Championship Jimmy Thompson
13 July 1951 NASCAR Modified National Championship Buddy Shuman
20 July 1951 NASCAR Modified National Championship Jimmy Thompson
27 July 1951 NASCAR Modified National Championship Buck Baker
3 August 1951 NASCAR Modified National Championship Buddy Shuman
10 August 1951 NASCAR Modified National Championship Speedy Thompson
17 August 1951 NASCAR Modified National Championship Buddy Shuman
24 August 1951 NASCAR Modified National Championship Ernest Tippett
31 August 1951 NASCAR Modified National Championship Bill Widenhouse
8 September 1951 NASCAR Modified National Championship Bill Widenhouse
15 September 1951 NASCAR Modified National Championship Speedy Thompson
25 October 1952 NASCAR Modified National Championship
Nascar Late Model Sportsman National Championship
Buddy Shuman
13 August 1954 NASCAR Grand National Lee Petty 200
24 September 1954 NASCAR Grand National Hershel McGriff 200
31 October 1954 NASCAR Modified National Championship Buck Baker 134
29 April 1955 NASCAR Modified National Championship Doug Cox
6 May 1955 NASCAR Modified National Championship Dink Widenhouse
13 May 1955 NASCAR Modified National Championship Bill Widenhouse
24 June 1955 NASCAR Grand National Tim Flock 200
5 August 1955 NASCAR Grand National Jim Paschal 200
24 August 1955 NASCAR Modified National Championship Cotton Owens 200
13 April 1956 NASCAR Modified National Championship Cotton Owens 30
15 June 1956 NASCAR Grand National Speedy Thompson 200
10 August 1956 NASCAR Convertible Division Jimmy Massey 200
17 August 1956 NASCAR Modified National Championship Bunk Moore 30
12 September 1956 NASCAR Grand National Ralph Moody 200
19 April 1957 NASCAR Grand National Fireball Roberts 200
12 July 1957 NASCAR Grand National Marvin Panch 200
5 October 1957 NASCAR Grand National Lee Petty 200
18 April 1958 NASCAR Grand National Curtis Turner 200
16 May 1958 NASCAR Convertible Division Lee Petty 200
8 August 1958 NASCAR Convertible Division Ken Rush 200
5 September 1958 NASCAR Grand National Buck Baker 200
24 April 1959 NASCAR Convertible Division Joe Weatherly 200
22 May 1959 NASCAR Grand National Lee Petty 200
26 July 1959 NASCAR Grand National Jack Smith (GA) 200
2 August 1959 NASCAR Grand National Ned Jarrett 200
23 August 1959 NASCAR Convertible Division Ned Jarrett 200
8 November 1959 NASCAR Grand National Jack Smith (GA) 200
28 February 1960 NASCAR Grand National Richard Petty 200
15 May 1960 NASCAR Modified National Championship Dink Widenhouse 100
29 May 1960 NASCAR Modified National Championship Bobby Isaac 100
6 November 1960 NASCAR Grand National Joe Weatherly 200

A table of all seasons in which The Third Turn has point standings for this track. Click on each individual season to view all divisions and point standings. If we don't have points to a particular season and you do, please Contact us!


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