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NASCAR Grand National race number 1 of 53
Sunday, November 11, 1956 at Willow Springs Speedway, Lancaster, CA
60 laps on a 2.500 mile road course (150.0 miles)

Time of race: 1:54:26
Average Speed: 78.648 mph
Pole Speed: 78.596 mph
Cautions: n/a
Margin of Victory: 11.8 sec
Attendance: n/a
Lead changes: 2

Glossary    1957 NASCAR Grand National results   /   1957 standings

Fin St # Driver Sponsor / Owner Car Laps Money Status Led
2922125   Elgin Holmes Rod Soderin'54 Buick1435clutch0
101800   Dick Getty Dick Getty'56 Chevrolet55135running0
121234   Sherman Clark Sherman Clark'55 Chevrolet54115running0
132318   Eddie Gray Chuck Green'56 Chevrolet54110running0
17178   Ed Brown Ed Brown'56 Chevrolet52115running0
18101   Chuck Meekins Jim Rush'56 Chevrolet51115crash0
261568   Frank Secrist J.M. Wattenbarger'56 Chevrolet2445con rod0
281926   Fred Hunt Fred Hunt'55 Chevrolet2050con rod0
313146   George Norton  '56 Chevrolet1035rr axle0
112098W   Mike McGreevey Tom Harbison'56 Dodge55135running0
162133   Bob Osborne  '56 Dodge52110running0
233254   Ray Franklin  '56 Dodge4260running0
271688   Danny Letner Tom Harbison'56 Dodge2265crash0
1 198   Marvin Panch DePaolo Engineering   (Pete DePaolo)'56 Ford601,550running41
2 522   Fireball Roberts DePaolo Engineering   (Pete DePaolo)'56 Ford601,000running0
3 412   George Seeger Oscar Maples'56 Ford60755running19
5 945   Eddie Pagan Eddie Pagan'56 Ford59430running0
7 617   Lloyd Dane Lloyd Dane'56 Ford57325running0
81121   Scotty Cain Scotty Cain'56 Ford56215running0
9 23   Paul Goldsmith Smokey Yunick'56 Ford55225running0
1524188   Jim Blomgren Lorrin Bates'56 Ford53110running0
202689   Clyde Mitchell  '56 Ford5060running0
24 311   Parnelli Jones Oscar Maples'56 Ford3450steering0
322948   Bill Moore  '56 Ford735fuel pump0
4 875   Jim Paschal C U Later Alligator   (Frank Hayworth)'56 Mercury59570running0
61443   Bob Ross Bob Ross'56 Mercury58320running0
142535   Billy Cantrell  '56 Mercury53110running0
213066   Dick Hoffman Hoyt Platt'54 Mercury5060running0
22 74   Billy Myers Bill Stroppe'56 Mercury4990crash0
302886   Walt James  '55 Mercury1435bearing0
333380   Ed Negre Ed Negre'56 Oldsmobile0 engine0
251330   Clyde Palmer Jack Chatenay'56 Plymouth3380con rod0
343491   Russ Dohlen  '55 Plymouth0 engine0
19279   Jim Cook Floyd Johnson'56 Pontiac5185running0

Lap leader breakdown:
LeaderFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
  Marvin Panch13131
  George Seeger325019
  Marvin Panch516010