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1955-07


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NASCAR Grand National race number 7 of 45
Sunday, March 27, 1955 at Orange Speedway, Hillsboro, NC
100 laps on a 1.000 mile dirt track (100.0 miles)

Time of race: 1:12:54
Average Speed: 82.304 mph
Pole Speed: 91.896 mph
Cautions: 1
Margin of Victory: 0.5 lap
Attendance: 8,000
Lead changes: 1

Glossary    1955 NASCAR Grand National results   /   1955 standings

Fin St # Driver Sponsor / Owner Car Laps Money Status Led
1 378   Jim Paschal Helzafire   (Ernest Woods)'55 Oldsmobile1001,000running52
2 287   Buck Baker Griffin Motors   (Bob Griffin)'54 Oldsmobile100650running0
3 51   Don White Don White'55 Oldsmobile100450running0
41988   Joel Million Ernest Woods'55 Oldsmobile99350running0
5 414   Fonty Flock Frank Christian'55 Chevrolet99300running0
61442   Lee Petty Petty Enterprises'55 Dodge98250running0
7156   Ralph Liguori Ralph Liguori'54 Dodge95200running0
813140   Mack Hanbury Caplan Motors   (Mack Hanbury)'53 Hudson94150running0
91873   John Dodd, Jr. John Dodd, Sr.'53 Hudson93100running0
101656   Tommy Ringstaff J.B. Cunningham'55 Packard92100running0
1121460   Gene Simpson Brooks Brothers'55 Plymouth9125running0
12 655   Junior Johnson B & L Motors   (Jim Lowe / Carl Beckham)'55 Oldsmobile8625king pin0
13 89   Donald Thomas Herb Thomas'54 Hudson8025engine0
141098   Dick Rathman Dave Terrell'53 Oldsmobile7625spindle0
15 928   Eddie Skinner Frank Dodge'53 Oldsmobile6725running0
161192   Herb Thomas Motoramic   (Herb Thomas)'55 Chevrolet6525wheel0
17 1300   Tim Flock Mercury Outboards   (Carl Kiekhaefer)'55 Chrysler4925spindle48
18 759   Blackie Pitt Brownie Pitt'54 Oldsmobile4825steering0
192080   John Capps  '50 Lincoln1725crash0
20125   Jimmie Lewallen Joe Blair'54 Mercury925fuel pump0
211719   Fred Dove Ken Pace'50 Mercury2 engine0

Lap leader breakdown:
LeaderFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
  Tim Flock14848
  Jim Paschal4910052