Contact Us !
Home | Drivers | Owners | Tracks | Sprint Cup | Nationwide | CWTS | KNPSW | KNPSE | IndyCar | ARCA | F1 | Tudor | Random
Links for this race (some data may be unavailable):
    Race Results     Qualifying Results   Loop Data Stats   Pit Stops
  Comments (6)   Video Links (0)     Crew Chiefs
Page Sponsorship ($5)

1951-03


Previous race results / Next race results                     Next at this track

NASCAR Grand National race number 3 of 41
Sunday, April 8, 1951 at New Mobile Speedway, Mobile, AL
150 laps on a .750 mile dirt track (112.5 miles)

Time of race: 2:14:18
Average Speed: 50.26 mph
Pole Speed: drew for pole
Cautions: n/a
Margin of Victory: 0.5 lap
Attendance: 9,500
Lead changes: 3

Glossary    1951 NASCAR Grand National results   /   1951 standings

Fin St # Driver Sponsor / Owner Car Laps Money Status Led
23 131   Red Harrelson  '47 Ford 25 0
1 291   Tim Flock Black Phantom   (Ted Chester)'51 Oldsmobile1501,000running148
12 30   James Ellis  '50 Mercury 25 0
2 414   Fonty Flock Red Devil   (Frank Christian)'50 Oldsmobile150700running2
16 547   Ruel Smith  '51 Henry J 25 0
6 619   Lamar Crabtree  '49 Ford 150 0
9 78   Sonny Black Sonny Black'48 Ford 75 0
22 845   Eddie Anderson Nash of Blue Island   (Eddie Anderson)'51 Nash 25front end0
17 941   Curtis Turner Nash Motor Co.   (Nash Motor Co.)'51 Nash 25gas tank0
151010   Willard Brooks  '49 Ford 25 0
241177   Bud Erb  '49 Plymouth 25 0
18121   O.A. Dean Julian Buesink'49 Ford 25 0
131323   Bill Rexford Perry Smith'51 Studebaker 25 0
141430   Doug Wimpy Chaney Motors   (Ralph Chaney)'51 Henry J 25 0
71542   Lee Petty Petty Special   (Petty Enterprises)'50 Plymouth 125 0
4169   Bill Osborne  '50 Oldsmobile148350running0
111788   Frank Luptow Rocket   (Joe Winter)'50 Oldsmobile 25 0
211872   Weldon Adams Harold Mays'50 Plymouth 25 0
31992   Herb Thomas Herb Thomas'50 Plymouth 450running0
8207   Bob Flock Ted Chester'51 Plymouth 100 0
52193   Donald Thomas Herb Thomas'50 Plymouth 200running0
192211   Fireball Roberts Sam Rice'50 Oldsmobile 25 0
202380   Gene Tapia  '48 Ford 25 0
10243   Jimmy Ayers Jimmy Ayers'50 Plymouth 50 0

Lap leader breakdown:
LeaderFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
  Tim Flock122
  Fonty Flock342
  Tim Flock5150146