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1957-08


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NASCAR Grand National race number 8 of 53
Sunday, March 31, 1957 at Asheville-Weaverville Speedway, Weaverville, NC
200 laps on a .500 mile dirt track (100.0 miles)

Time of race: 1:31:20
Average Speed: 65.693 mph
Pole Speed: 73.649 mph
Cautions: n/a
Margin of Victory: 1 lap +
Attendance: 6,000
Lead changes: 2

Glossary    1957 NASCAR Grand National results   /   1957 standings

Fin St # Driver Sponsor / Owner Car Laps Money Status Led
1 387   Buck Baker Hugh Babb'57 Chevrolet200850running96
2 746   Speedy Thompson Hugh Babb'57 Chevrolet199625running0
3 417   Jim Paschal Bill Stroppe'57 Mercury198450running0
4 647   Jack Smith Hugh Babb'57 Chevrolet189350running0
51334   Dick Beaty Dick Beaty'56 Ford188310running0
61464   Johnny Allen Spook Crawford'57 Plymouth182250running0
712100   Bill Morton Bill Morton'56 Chevrolet180100running0
81014   Billy Myers Bill Stroppe'57 Mercury165150running0
91774   L.D. Austin L.D. Austin'56 Chevrolet162100running0
101142   Lee Petty Petty Enterprises'57 Oldsmobile141100running0
111532   Brownie King Jess Potter'56 Chevrolet130100running0
121894   Clarence DeZalia Clarence DeZalia'56 Ford128100throttle0
13 222   Fireball Roberts DePaolo Engineering   (Pete DePaolo)'57 Ford104100piston50
14 9188   Ralph Earnhardt Petty Enterprises'57 Oldsmobile71100overheating0
15 599   Paul Goldsmith DePaolo Engineering   (Pete DePaolo)'57 Ford68100rear end0
16 198   Marvin Panch DePaolo Engineering   (Pete DePaolo)'57 Ford54100rear end54
17 812   Ralph Moody DePaolo Engineering   (Pete DePaolo)'57 Ford17100engine0
181676   George Green Lonnie Fish'56 Chevrolet9100piston0

Lap leader breakdown:
LeaderFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
  Marvin Panch15454
  Fireball Roberts5510450
  Buck Baker10520096