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1957-10


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NASCAR Grand National race number 10 of 53
Sunday, April 14, 1957 at Langhorne Speedway, Langhorne, PA
150 laps on a 1.000 mile dirt track (150.0 miles)

Time of race: 1:44:50
Average Speed: 85.85 mph
Pole Speed: 93.701 mph
Cautions: 1 for 3 laps
Margin of Victory: n/a
Attendance: 17,000
Lead changes: 5

Glossary    1957 NASCAR Grand National results   /   1957 standings

Fin St # Driver Sponsor / Owner Car Laps Money Status Led
1 222   Fireball Roberts DePaolo Engineering   (Pete DePaolo)'57 Ford1501,890running99
2 13   Paul Goldsmith Smokey Yunick'57 Ford1501,125running48
32246   Speedy Thompson Hugh Babb'57 Chevrolet147750running0
41014   Billy Myers Bill Stroppe'57 Mercury146540running0
52187   Buck Baker Hugh Babb'57 Chevrolet145345fuel0
6 917   Jim Paschal Air Lift   (Bill Stroppe)'57 Mercury145210running0
7 847   Jack Smith Hugh Babb'57 Chevrolet140160fuel0
82471   Bill Bowman Bill Bowman'56 Chevrolet137135running0
9 642   Lee Petty Petty Enterprises'57 Oldsmobile132125crash0
101255   Mel Larson Mel Larson'56 Ford130110running0
17 498   Marvin Panch DePaolo Engineering   (Pete DePaolo)'57 Ford11395crash3
14 5188   Ralph Earnhardt Petty Enterprises'57 Oldsmobile12390crash0
28 397   Bill Amick DePaolo Engineering   (Pete DePaolo)'57 Ford080stalled0
132788   Chuck Hansen Chuck Hansen'56 Oldsmobile12675running0
151874   L.D. Austin L.D. Austin'56 Chevrolet12175running0
2015421   Don Bailey C.M. Julian'56 Dodge6275engine0
191932   Brownie King Jess Potter'56 Chevrolet6975engine0
182619   Johnny Frank  '56 Chevrolet11175running0
112079   Tiny Lund Gus Holzmueller'56 Ford12975running0
161726   Buzz Wilson  '56 Chevrolet11475running0
121639   Ed Fiola George Mellinger'57 Chevrolet12775running0
22 729   Russ Hepler Howard Coulter'57 Pontiac4660piston0
231164   Johnny Allen Spook Crawford'57 Plymouth2660fan0
272531   Charles Blewitt  '56 Plymouth850gas tank0
26141   Elton Hildreth Elton Hildreth'56 Mercury1150bearing0
252878   Lucky Sawyer  '56 Ford1650engine0
241380   Frank Jamison  '57 Chevrolet2250piston0
212381   Jim Linke Ernest Woods'57 Oldsmobile5850piston0

Lap leader breakdown:
LeaderFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
  Fireball Roberts12626
  Paul Goldsmith277448
  Fireball Roberts75828
  Marvin Panch83853
  Fireball Roberts8615065