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1956-43


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NASCAR Grand National race number 43 of 56
Sunday, August 26, 1956 at Portland Speedway, Portland, OR
250 laps* on a .500 mile paved track (125.0 miles)

Time of race: n/a
Average Speed: n/a
Pole Speed: 65.861 mph
Cautions: n/a
Margin of Victory: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Lead changes: n/a

Glossary    1956 NASCAR Grand National results   /   1956 standings

Fin St # Driver Sponsor / Owner Car Laps Money Status Led
1 815N   Royce Haggerty Curly Weida'56 Dodge2461,200running 
2 21   Clyde Palmer James Dane'56 Ford246730running 
31311   Curley Barker  '56 Chevrolet246500running 
4 756   Chuck Meekins Jim Rush'56 Chevrolet245400running 
5 345   Eddie Pagan Eddie Pagan'56 Ford244350running 
6 450N   Harold Beal  '56 Ford243270running 
71152N   Herb Thomas Herb Thomas'56 Chevrolet243200running 
81988N   Lloyd Dane Lloyd Dane'56 Oldsmobile240150running 
9 198N   John Kieper John Kieper'55 Oldsmobile240155running 
101421   Scotty Cain Torrance Motors   (Scotty Cain)'56 Ford238150running 
11 927N   Len Sutton  '56 Ford238150running 
121821N   Pete Diviney  '56 Ford231100running 
131641N   Chub Williams  '55 Dodge22575running 
14 556N   Art Watts  '56 Mercury22175running 
151577N   Gordon Haines Herb Eberhart'56 Dodge21750running 
161266N   Lou Sherman Hoyt Platt'56 Mercury21150running 
17 66   Harold Hardesty Beryl Jackson'54 Oldsmobile19450bearing 
181071N   Bill Hyde  '56 Dodge6750transmission 
191775N   Wally Gervais  '56 Oldsmobile5150running 
* Race shortened to 246 laps due to scoring error.