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NASCAR Grand National 1956 standings

Championship points standings for the NASCAR Grand National 1956

PositionDriverTeamCarEngineTyresPoints
1.Flag Buck Baker SrDodge
Chrysler
Ford




9272
2.Flag Herb ThomasChevrolet
Chrysler
Plymouth
Dodge,






8568
3.Flag Alfred Bruce ThompsonChevrolet
Dodge
Chrysler
Ford






8328
4.Flag Lee Arnold PettyDodge
Ford


8324
5.Flag Jim PaschalChevrolet
Mercury


7878
6.Flag Billy MyersChevrolet
Mercury


6920
7.Flag Fireball RobertsFord
5794
8.Flag Ralph MoodyFord
5548
9.Flag Tim FlockMercury
Ford
Chrysler
Pontiac
Dodge
Chevrolet










5062
10.Flag Marvin PanchOldsmobile
Ford
Dodge




4680
11.Flag Rex WhiteChevrolet
Ford


4622
12.Flag Johnny AllenPlymouth ´56
3924
13.Flag Paul GoldsmithChevrolet
3788
14.Flag Gwyn StaleyChevrolet
Ford


3550
15.Flag Joe EubanksFord
Chevrolet


3292
16.Flag Joseph WeatherlyFord
3084
17.Flag Bill AmickFord
3048
18.Flag Jim ReedChevrolet
2870
19.Flag DeWayne Louis LundPontiac
Chevrolet


2754
20.Flag Curtis TurnerFord
2580
21.Flag Jack SmithFord
Chevrolet
Pontiac
Dodge






2320
22.Flag Billy CardenFord
Mercury
Plymouth




2128
23.Flag Lloyd DaneLloyd Dane1956 Mercury
Oldsmobile
1956 Ford




2106
24.Flag Frank MundyChrysler
Dodge


1856
25.Flag Bobby JohnsChevrolet
1832
26.Flag Bill ChampionOldsmobile
Ford


1764
27.Flag William H. PittBrownie Pitt, Ernest WoodsBuick
Oldsmobile
Plymouth
Ford






1760
28.Flag Harold HardestyOldsmobile
Chevrolet


1724
29.Flag Al WatkinsFord
1710
30.Flag Chuck MeekinsChevrolet
1656
32.Flag Eddie PaganChevrolet
Ford


1598
33.Flag Pat KirkwoodPontiac
1540
36.Flag John KieperJohn KieperChevrolet
Oldsmobile


1506
37.Flag Junior JohnsonPontiac
Ford
Chevrolet




1372
38.Flag Bill BlairMercury
Dodge
Oldsmobile




1264
41.Flag Brownie KingChevrolet
Chrysler


1140
42.Flag Allen AdkinsDodge
Ford


1104
43.Flag Bobby KeckBobby KeckChevrolet
Pontiac


1076
46.Flag Dick BeatyFord
1036
48.Flag Ed NegreEd NegreOldsmobile
952
50.Flag Fonty FlockPontiac
Dodge
Chrysler
Ford
Mercury








946
51.Flag Ralph LiguoriMercury
Dodge
Chrysler
Oldsmobile






0
52.Flag Cotton OwensChevrolet
Pontiac


0
53.Flag Johnny PattersonH.B. RanierChevrolet
0
56.Flag Jimmie LewallenOldsmobile
Chevrolet
Pontiac
Ford






0
57.Flag Roz Howard
0
58.Flag Curley BarkerChevrolet
0
66.Flag Harold BealFord
0
67.Flag Parnelli JonesVel MiletichFord
0
69.Flag Al KellerChevrolet
0
70.Flag Dink WidenhouseDink WidenhouseFord
0
72.Flag Erick EricksonErick EricksonBuick
Pontiac


0
73.Flag Billy RafterDodge
0
75.Flag Charlie Scott'55 Chrysler
0
77.Flag Bob FlockChevrolet
Ford


0
81.Flag Emanuel ZervakisChevrolet
0
84.Flag Bob WelbornChevrolet
0
89.Flag George SeegerOscar MaplesFord
0
95.Flag Dick AllwineChevrolet
0
98.Flag Johnny MantzMercury
0
100.Flag Bill WidenhouseFred Sheibert, W.R. Waldron, Bob WidenhouseFord
Buick


0
102.Flag Shorty YorkFord
0
106.Flag Fred JohnsonChevrolet
0
110.Flag Donald ThomasFord
Dodge


0
115.Flag Cecil LassiterFord
0
117.Flag Banjo MatthewsOldsmobile
0
118.Flag Eddie SkinnerOldsmobile
0
120.Flag Fred Lorenzen
0
121.Flag Dave TerrellDave TerrellFord
Plymouth


0
123.Flag Jack RadtkeFord
0
126.Flag Jesse James TaylorFord
0
136.Flag Arden MountsArden MountsPontiac
0
139.Flag Roy BentleyMarion Cox GarageFord
0
144.Flag Chester BarronChevrolet
0
145.Flag Jimmy PardueChevrolet
0
148.Flag Ralph Lee EarnhardtFord
0
151.Flag Jim DonovanSam McCuthenChevrolet
0
155.Flag Bill OsborneR.H. ColemanFord
0
165.Flag Carl AndersonFord
0
166.Flag Ned JarrettBuick
0
167.Flag Chuck MahoneyDodge
0
169.Flag Chuck AkerbladeChevrolet ´56
0
170.Flag Kenneth WagnerFord
0
175.Flag Harvey EakinHarvey EakinNash
0
180.Flag Richard RileyOldsmobile
0
184.Flag Bill ThurberStudebaker
0
187.Flag Harold KiteFord
0
195.Flag Jack ZinkJohn ZinkPontiac
0
201.Flag Dick GettyDick GettyFord
Chevrolet
Mercury




0
202.Flag Bill TannerAl LibertyChevrolet
0
209.Flag Dick BurnsOldsmobile
0
214.Flag Jess NelsonDodge
0
218.Flag Joel MillionErnest WoodsOldsmobile
0
223.Flag Fred SteinbronerFred SteinbronerChevrolet
0
224.Flag Bill BadeChevrolet
0
227.Flag Jack D. McCoyNash
0
233.Flag Lyle ScottChrysler
0
237.Flag Wade FieldsFord
0
239.Flag Ray BaxterChrysler
0
244.Flag Ed BrownChevrolet
0
245.Flag Sonny Walters
0
250.Flag Frank SecristJ.M. WattenbargerChevrolet
0
252.Flag Tom PistoneChevrolet
0
256.Flag Bill VeslerChevrolet
0
257.Flag Elton HildrethElton HildrethMercury
0
263.Flag Pat ZocanoChevrolet
0
266.Flag Reggie AusmusChevrolet
0
270.Flag Don BaileyFord
0
272.Flag Ole AndersonFord
0
274.Flag Bud PalmerW.E. CampbellChevrolet
0
276.Flag W.H. AtkinsonFord
0
278.Flag Tommy ThompsonFish CarburetorBuick
0
281.Flag Dick LinderFord
0
289.Flag Fred BinceRalph BriggsHudson
0
290.Flag Buzz AucklandChevrolet
0
294.Flag Ed MasseyFord
0
297.Flag Johnny ZekeChrysler
0
302.Flag George MantoothBuick
0
312.Flag Joe SykesChevrolet
0
325.Flag Larry FrankLonnie FishChevrolet
0
330.Flag Elmo LangleyChevrolet
0
331.Flag Bill LutzFord
0
332.Flag Millard WrightMillard WrightOldsmobile
0
Flag Augie HowertonChevrolet
0
Flag Larry MarxFord
0
Driver
Number
Most race winsFlag Buck Baker Sr
14
Most pole positionsFlag Buck Baker Sr
12
Most podium positionsFlag Buck Baker Sr
24
Most podium positions without a winFlag Bill Amick
4

Nationality of participating drivers

%CountryDriversNumber
100%U.S.A.Flag Allen Adkins, Chuck Akerblade, Johnny Allen, Bill Amick, Dick Allwine, Herb Thomas, Tim Flock, Lee Arnold Petty, Buck Baker Sr, Rex White, Joseph Weatherly, Carl Anderson, Ole Anderson, W.H. Atkinson, Buzz Auckland, Reggie Ausmus, Bill Bade, Don Bailey, Bill Blair, Curtis Turner, Curley Barker, Chester Barron, Ray Baxter, Harold Beal, Dick Burns, Ed Brown, Ned Jarrett, Elmo Langley, Bill Champion, Jim Paschal, Paul Goldsmith, Marvin Panch, Jimmy Pardue, Fireball Roberts, DeWayne Louis Lund, Jack Smith, Emanuel Zervakis, Junior Johnson, Bobby Johns, Banjo Matthews, Cotton Owens, Alfred Bruce Thompson, Tom Pistone, Jim Reed, Eddie Pagan, Brownie King, Billy Myers, Ralph Moody, Bob Welborn, Eddie Skinner, Jimmie Lewallen, Gwyn Staley, Joe Eubanks, Ralph Liguori, Fonty Flock, Donald Thomas, Frank Mundy, Jesse James Taylor, Johnny Mantz, Chuck Mahoney, Dick Linder, Billy Rafter, Dick Beaty, Al Keller, Kenneth Wagner, Bob Flock, Johnny Zeke, Bill Thurber, Jack Radtke, Jack D. McCoy, Joe Sykes, George Mantooth, Pat Kirkwood, Fred Johnson, Billy Carden, Harold Kite, Lyle Scott, Tommy Thompson, Shorty York, Bill Widenhouse, Roy Bentley, Bill Osborne, Erick Erickson, Lloyd Dane, Fred Steinbroner, George Seeger, Fred Bince, Bud Palmer, Harvey Eakin, Dave Terrell, Cecil Lassiter, Ed Massey, Wade Fields, Larry Frank, Johnny Patterson, Elton Hildreth, John Kieper, Charlie Scott, William H. Pitt, Joel Million, Arden Mounts, Frank Secrist, Dick Getty, Bobby Keck, Pat Zocano, Jack Zink, Millard Wright, Bill Lutz, Harold Hardesty, Al Watkins, Chuck Meekins, Ralph Lee Earnhardt, Dink Widenhouse, Bill Tanner, Augie Howerton, Sonny Walters, Larry Marx, Richard Riley, Jim Donovan, Bill Vesler, Parnelli Jones, Ed Negre, Jess Nelson, Fred Lorenzen, Roz Howard125

Individual driver statistics for the 1956 NASCAR Grand National

DriverAgeRacesWinsPodiumsPolesFastest laps
Adkins, AllenFlag 27 y/o2000
Akerblade, ChuckFlag n/a1000
Allen, JohnnyFlag 21 y/o32000
Allwine, DickFlag 39 y/o2000
Amick, BillFlag 30 y/o13040
Anderson, CarlFlag n/a1000
Anderson, OleFlag n/a1000
Atkinson, W.H.Flag 21 y/o1000
Auckland, BuzzFlag n/a1000
Ausmus, ReggieFlag 29 y/o1000
Bade, BillFlag n/a1000
Bailey, DonFlag n/a1000
Baker Sr, BuckFlag 37 y/o48142412
Barker, CurleyFlag n/a4020
Barron, ChesterFlag 29 y/o2000
Baxter, RayFlag 34 y/o1000
Beal, HaroldFlag n/a5000
Beaty, DickFlag 31 y/o15000
Bentley, RoyFlag n/a3000
Bince, FredFlag 32 y/o1000
Blair, BillFlag 44 y/o9000
Brown, EdFlag 36 y/o1000
Burns, DickFlag n/a1000
Carden, BillyFlag 32 y/o23000
Champion, BillFlag 34 y/o14000
Dane, LloydFlag 30 y/o10230
Donovan, JimFlag n/a2000
Eakin, HarveyFlag n/a2000
Earnhardt, Ralph LeeFlag 28 y/o1011
Erickson, ErickFlag 39 y/o5000
Eubanks, JoeFlag 30 y/o26032
Fields, WadeFlag n/a1000
Flock, BobFlag 38 y/o4000
Flock, FontyFlag 36 y/o7112
Flock, TimFlag 32 y/o22485
Frank, LarryFlag 27 y/o1000
Getty, DickFlag n/a30000
Goldsmith, PaulFlag 30 y/o9110
Hardesty, HaroldFlag 25 y/o90100
Hildreth, EltonFlag 38 y/o1000
Howard, RozFlag 34 y/o10000
Howerton, AugieFlag n/a10000
Jarrett, NedFlag 23 y/o2000
Johns, BobbyFlag 24 y/o9000
Johnson, FredFlag 26 y/o1000
Johnson, JuniorFlag 25 y/o13011
Jones, ParnelliFlag 22 y/o30100
Keck, BobbyFlag 21 y/o150000
Keller, AlFlag 36 y/o4010
Kieper, JohnFlag 24 y/o8133
King, BrownieFlag 22 y/o15000
Kirkwood, PatFlag 28 y/o3010
Kite, HaroldFlag 34 y/o1000
Langley, ElmoFlag 27 y/o1000
Lassiter, CecilFlag n/a1000
Lewallen, JimmieFlag 36 y/o11000
Liguori, RalphFlag 29 y/o16000
Linder, DickFlag 33 y/o1000
Lorenzen, FredFlag 21 y/o70000
Lund, DeWayne LouisFlag 26 y/o21000
Lutz, BillFlag 27 y/o10000
Mahoney, ChuckFlag 36 y/o2000
Mantooth, GeorgeFlag 31 y/o1000
Mantz, JohnnyFlag 37 y/o1010
Marx, LarryFlag 37 y/o10000
Massey, EdFlag n/a1000
Matthews, BanjoFlag 24 y/o1000
McCoy, Jack D.Flag 28 y/o1000
Meekins, ChuckFlag n/a70200
Million, JoelFlag n/a2000
Moody, RalphFlag 38 y/o354115
Mounts, ArdenFlag n/a3000
Mundy, FrankFlag 38 y/o9020
Myers, BillyFlag 31 y/o422111
Negre, EdFlag 28 y/o5000
Nelson, JessFlag n/a1000
Osborne, BillFlag n/a1000
Owens, CottonFlag 32 y/o8000
Pagan, EddieFlag 37 y/o8122
Palmer, BudFlag n/a1000
Panch, MarvinFlag 30 y/o20181
Pardue, JimmyFlag 25 y/o2000
Paschal, JimFlag 29 y/o421111
Patterson, JohnnyFlag n/a3000
Petty, Lee ArnoldFlag 42 y/o47291
Pistone, TomFlag 27 y/o3000
Pitt, William H.Flag 31 y/o27000
Radtke, JackFlag 31 y/o1000
Rafter, BillyFlag 26 y/o9000
Reed, JimFlag 30 y/o11022
Riley, RichardFlag 27 y/o1000
Roberts, FireballFlag 27 y/o33583
Scott, CharlieFlag n/a1000
Scott, LyleFlag n/a1000
Secrist, FrankFlag 27 y/o1000
Seeger, GeorgeFlag 37 y/o2000
Skinner, EddieFlag 47 y/o6000
Smith, JackFlag 32 y/o15110
Staley, GwynFlag 28 y/o22000
Steinbroner, FredFlag 30 y/o1000
Sykes, JoeFlag n/a1000
Tanner, BillFlag n/a20000
Taylor, Jesse JamesFlag 26 y/o3000
Terrell, DaveFlag 25 y/o5000
Thomas, DonaldFlag 23 y/o3000
Thomas, HerbFlag 33 y/o485113
Thompson, Alfred BruceFlag 30 y/o428187
Thompson, TommyFlag 34 y/o1000
Thurber, BillFlag n/a1000
Turner, CurtisFlag 32 y/o13140
Vesler, BillFlag n/a1000
Wagner, KennethFlag 38 y/o3000
Walters, SonnyFlag n/a10000
Watkins, AlFlag 34 y/o140000
Weatherly, JosephFlag 34 y/o17021
Welborn, BobFlag 28 y/o6000
White, RexFlag 26 y/o24021
Widenhouse, BillFlag 27 y/o6000
Widenhouse, DinkFlag 24 y/o70000
Wright, MillardFlag n/a10000
York, ShortyFlag 32 y/o1000
Zeke, JohnnyFlag 35 y/o1000
Zervakis, EmanuelFlag 26 y/o6000
Zink, JackFlag 27 y/o10000
Zocano, PatFlag n/a10000
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