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NASCAR Grand National 1959 standings

Championship points standings for the NASCAR Grand National 1959

PositionDriverTeamCarEngineTyresPoints
1.Flag Lee Arnold PettyOldsmobile
Plymouth


11792
2.Flag Cotton OwensPontiac
Ford
T-Bird
Chevrolet






9962
3.Flag Alfred Bruce ThompsonChevrolet
Ford
T-Bird
Pontiac






7684
4.Flag Herman BeamChevrolet
7396
5.Flag Buck Baker SrChevrolet
7170
6.Flag Tom PistoneT-Bird
Chevrolet


7050
7.Flag L.D. AustinChevrolet
Ford


6519
8.Flag Jack SmithChevrolet
T-Bird


6150
9.Flag Jim ReedChevrolet
Ford


5744
10.Flag Rex WhiteChevrolet
Ford


5526
11.Flag Junior JohnsonFord
Dodge


4864
12.Flag Shep LangdonShep LangdonFord
4768
13.Flag G.C. SpencerChevrolet
4260
14.Flag Tommy IrwinTommy IrwinFord
T-Bird


3876
15.Flag Richard PettyPlymouth
Oldsmobile


3694
16.Flag Fireball RobertsPontiac
Chevrolet


3676
17.Flag Bob WelbornChevrolet
3588
18.Flag Joseph WeatherlyT-Bird
Chevrolet
Ford




3404
19.Flag Bobby JohnsChevrolet
2732
20.Flag DeWayne Louis LundFord
Chevrolet


2634
21.Flag Bob BurdickT-Bird
2392
22.Flag Larry FrankLarry Frank, Wood BrothersChevrolet
Ford


2256
23.Flag Bobby KeckBobby KeckChevrolet
2186
24.Flag Curtis TurnerFord
Chevrolet
T-Bird




2088
25.Flag Jim PaschalFord
Chevrolet


1792
26.Flag Buddy Baker
1692
27.Flag Shorty RollinsFord
Chevrolet


1600
28.Flag Elmo LangleyFord
Buick


1568
29.Flag Jimmy ThompsonChevrolet
T-Bird


1528
30.Flag Brownie KingChevrolet
1480
31.Flag Tim FlockT-Bird
1464
32.Flag Joe EubanksFord
Pontiac


1432
33.Flag Roy TynerChevrolet
1416
34.Flag Charlie Cregar
1408
35.Flag Dick Freeman
1352
36.Flag Raul CillonizFord
1272
37.Flag Ned JarrettFord
Chevrolet


1248
38.Flag Dave WhiteChevrolet
1228
39.Flag Dick Joslin
1224
40.Flag Tommy ThompsonTommy ThompsonChevrolet
1168
41.Flag Harvey Hege
1152
42.Flag Eduardo Dibos ChappuisFord T-Bird
1128
43.Flag Bill ChampionFord
1120
44.Flag Joe Caspolich
1040
45.Flag Jim AustinFord
1016
46.Flag Marvin Porter
984
47.Flag Jim McGuirk
928
48.Flag Harlan Richardson
924
49.Flag Al White
872
50.Flag Richard RileyChevrolet
760
51.Flag Gerald Duke
716
52.Flag J C HendrixPlymouth
640
53.Flag Larry FlynnFord
560
54.Flag Earl BalmerChevrolet
552
55.Flag Dick FoleyChevrolet
528
56.Flag Bob Rose
480
57.Flag Glen WoodWood Brothers RacingFord
470
58.Flag Bob Reuther
460
59.Flag Ken JohnsonFord
424
60.Flag Bud CrothersChevrolet
400
60.Flag Banjo MatthewsFord T-Bird
Chevrolet


400
62.Flag Bernard FriedlandChevrolet
396
63.Flag Fritz WilsonFord T-Bird
Ford


372
64.Flag Harold Smith
368
65.Flag Herb LewisChevrolet
360
66.Flag Marvin PanchFord
352
67.Flag Andy Hampton
320
67.Flag John PaschallFord
320
69.Flag Billy Scott
308
70.Flag Joe Lee JohnsonChevrolet
256
71.Flag Bill MortonFord
242
72.Flag Lennie Page
224
73.Flag Bunk MooreChevrolet
Ford


220
74.Flag Bob Perry
216
74.Flag Dominic PersickettiFord
216
76.Flag Neil CastlesChevrolet
Mercury
Ford




200
76.Flag Eddie GrayFord
200
76.Flag Bernie HentgesDeSoto
200
79.Flag Dick BlackwellFord
192
79.Flag Scotty CainFord
Ford T-Bird


192
79.Flag Elmo Henderson
192
82.Flag Bob RossChevrolet
176
83.Flag Lucky Long
168
83.Flag Bob Pronger
168
85.Flag John PotterFord
160
86.Flag Edward O BriganceChevrolet
152
86.Flag Lloyd DaneLloyd DaneFord
152
86.Flag John SeeleyChevrolet
152
86.Flag Bobby WaddellPontiac
152
90.Flag Jim CookFloyd JohnsonPlymouth
Pontiac


144
91.Flag Reds KagleChevrolet
132
92.Flag Mel Larson
128
92.Flag Bill Poor
128
94.Flag Ray FanningChevrolet
120
94.Flag Parnelli JonesVel Miletich'59 Ford
120
94.Flag Roscoe ThompsonChevrolet
120
94.Flag Gene White
120
98.Flag Don TaylorChevrolet
112
98.Flag Chuck TombsTommy ThompsonChevrolet
112
98.Flag Carl TylerFord
112
101.Flag Clarence DeZaliaClarence DeZaliaFord
104
101.Flag Chuck Webb
104
103.Flag Owen LogginsJack ChatenayPlymouth
96
104.Flag R L CombsFord
88
104.Flag Bob PotterChevrolet
88
106.Flag Jim Blomgren
80
106.Flag Carl BurrisFord
80
106.Flag Bob DuellJulian BuesinkFord
80
106.Flag George Green
80
106.Flag Fred HarbMercury
Ford


80
106.Flag Lewis V Jones
80
106.Flag Johnny PattersonBernard FriedlandChevrolet
80
106.Flag Cale YarboroughFord
80
114.Flag Jack D. McCoyFord
72
115.Flag Richard Roy CarterMercury
56
116.Flag Dave JamesChevrolet
48
117.Flag Charles SanchezFord
40
118.Flag Arley Scranton
32
119.Flag Bill JarickChuck ParkkoMercury
16
120.Flag Dick GettyDick GettyChevrolet
8
120.Flag Bob Price
8
Flag Johnny AllenChevrolet ´59
0
Flag George AlsobrookFord
0
Flag Don AngelFord
0
Flag Jack AustinFord
0
Flag Dick BaileyPlymouth
0
Flag Chester BarronChevrolet
0
Flag Paul BassEdsel
0
Flag Johnny BeauchampRoy Burdick, Jim Reed, Wood BrothersFord T-Bird
Ford
Chevrolet




0
Flag Tiny BensonChevrolet
0
Flag Max BerrierPlymouth
0
Flag Aubrey BolesPlymouth
0
Flag Slim BrownChevrolet
0
Flag Billy CardenMercury
Ford


0
Flag Ted ChamberlainChevrolet
0
Flag Doug Cox
0
Flag Curtis CriderChevrolet
Pontiac


0
Flag Don DahleChevrolet
0
Flag John Dodd, Sr.
0
Flag Jerry DraperChevrolet
0
Flag John FindlayJohn FindlayChevrolet
0
Flag Russ GemberlingDodge
0
Flag Charley GriffithPontiac
0
Flag Joe HaltonChevrolet
0
Flag Runt HarrisJunie DonlaveyChevrolet
0
Flag Bob Hogle
0
Flag Ron Hornaday Sr.Chevrolet
0
Flag Bob KeefeJack ChatenayPlymouth
0
Flag Pete KellyChevrolet
0
Flag Jimmie LewallenFord
0
Flag Larry LyndstromFord
0
Flag Ken MarriottFord
0
Flag Ralph MoodyFord
0
Flag Earl Moss
0
Flag Whitey Norman
0
Flag George NortonChevrolet
0
Flag Eddie PaganT-Bird
0
Flag Jimmy ParduePlymouth
0
Flag Gene PeltierChevrolet
0
Flag Bennie RakestrawSpook Crawford, Joe JonesMercury
0
Flag Wilbur Rakestraw
0
Flag Pedro Rodriguez
0
Flag Ken RushMercury
Chevrolet
Ford




0
Flag Barney ShoreChevrolet
0
Flag Jerry Smith
0
Flag Gober SosebeeChevrolet
0
Flag Bill Taylor
0
Flag E.J. Trivette
0
Flag Layman UtsmanJess PotterChevrolet
0
Flag Danny WeinbergCarl DaneMercury
0
Flag Buzz WoodwardFord
0
Flag Shorty YorkHarvey HegeMercury
0
Driver
Number
Most race winsFlag Lee Arnold Petty
11
Most pole positionsFlag Rex White
5
Flag Bob Welborn
5
Most podium positionsFlag Lee Arnold Petty
23
Most podium positions without a winFlag Glen Wood
6

Nationality of participating drivers

%CountryDriversNumber
97.7%U.S.A.Flag Buddy Baker, Johnny Allen, George Alsobrook, Tim Flock, Lee Arnold Petty, Buck Baker Sr, Rex White, Joseph Weatherly, Richard Petty, Cale Yarborough, Don Angel, Jack Austin, Jim Austin, L.D. Austin, Dick Bailey, Curtis Turner, Earl Balmer, Chester Barron, Paul Bass, Carl Burris, Bob Burdick, Slim Brown, Ned Jarrett, Elmo Langley, Bill Champion, Neil Castles, Roy Tyner, Jim Paschal, G.C. Spencer, Marvin Panch, Jimmy Pardue, Curtis Crider, Joe Halton, Fireball Roberts, DeWayne Louis Lund, Jack Smith, Junior Johnson, Bobby Johns, Banjo Matthews, Cotton Owens, Alfred Bruce Thompson, Herman Beam, Tom Pistone, Jim Reed, Shorty Rollins, Eddie Pagan, Brownie King, Ralph Moody, Bob Welborn, Jimmie Lewallen, Joe Eubanks, Gober Sosebee, Jimmy Thompson, Ted Chamberlain, Don Dahle, Jack D. McCoy, Ken Marriott, Billy Carden, Tommy Thompson, Shorty York, Roscoe Thompson, Runt Harris, Danny Weinberg, Lloyd Dane, John Findlay, Layman Utsman, George Norton, Clarence DeZalia, Dominic Persicketti, Shep Langdon, Larry Lyndstrom, Larry Frank, Johnny Patterson, Tommy Irwin, Dick Getty, Gene Peltier, Bobby Keck, Richard Riley, Parnelli Jones, Ken Rush, Ron Hornaday Sr., Reds Kagle, Charles Sanchez, Marvin Porter, Glen Wood, Charlie Cregar, Dick Freeman, Dave White, Dick Joslin, Harvey Hege, Joe Caspolich, Jim McGuirk, Harlan Richardson, Al White, Gerald Duke, J C Hendrix, Larry Flynn, Bob Rose, Bob Reuther, Ken Johnson, Bud Crothers, Bernard Friedland, Fritz Wilson, Harold Smith, Herb Lewis, Andy Hampton, John Paschall, Billy Scott, Joe Lee Johnson, Bill Morton, Lennie Page, Bunk Moore, Bob Perry, Eddie Gray, Bernie Hentges, Scotty Cain, Dick Blackwell, Elmo Henderson, Bob Ross, Lucky Long, Bob Pronger, John Potter, Edward O Brigance, Bobby Waddell, John Seeley, Jim Cook, Mel Larson, Bill Poor, Gene White, Ray Fanning, Don Taylor, Carl Tyler, Chuck Tombs, Chuck Webb, Owen Loggins, R L Combs, Bob Potter, Fred Harb, George Green, Bob Duell, Jim Blomgren, Lewis V Jones, Richard Roy Carter, Dave James, Arley Scranton, Bill Jarick, Bob Price, Russ Gemberling, Johnny Beauchamp, Bennie Rakestraw, Jerry Draper, Charley Griffith, Barney Shore, Whitey Norman, Doug Cox, Aubrey Boles, E.J. Trivette, John Dodd, Sr., Wilbur Rakestraw, Tiny Benson, Earl Moss, Max Berrier, Bob Hogle, Jerry Smith, Pete Kelly, Bob Keefe, Buzz Woodward, Bill Taylor168
1.2%PeruFlag Raul Cilloniz, Eduardo Dibos Chappuis2
0.6%CanadaFlag Dick Foley1
0.6%MexicoFlag Pedro Rodriguez1

Individual driver statistics for the 1959 NASCAR Grand National

DriverAgeRacesWinsPodiumsPolesFastest laps
Allen, JohnnyFlag 24 y/o5010
Alsobrook, GeorgeFlag 25 y/o4000
Angel, DonFlag n/a2000
Austin, JackFlag n/a1000
Austin, JimFlag 34 y/o5000
Austin, L.D.Flag 40 y/o35000
Bailey, DickFlag 36 y/o1001
Baker, BuddyFlag 18 y/o12000
Baker Sr, BuckFlag 40 y/o35194
Balmer, EarlFlag 23 y/o20000
Barron, ChesterFlag 32 y/o3000
Bass, PaulFlag 30 y/o1000
Beam, HermanFlag 29 y/o30000
Beauchamp, JohnnyFlag 36 y/o7130
Benson, TinyFlag 37 y/o20000
Berrier, MaxFlag 23 y/o20000
Blackwell, DickFlag 40 y/o30000
Blomgren, JimFlag n/a10000
Boles, AubreyFlag n/a40000
Brigance, Edward OFlag 38 y/o130000
Brown, SlimFlag n/a1000
Burdick, BobFlag 22 y/o6012
Burris, CarlFlag 35 y/o10000
Cain, ScottyFlag 38 y/o2010
Carden, BillyFlag 35 y/o3000
Carter, Richard RoyFlag 34 y/o20000
Caspolich, JoeFlag 29 y/o10000
Castles, NeilFlag 24 y/o50000
Chamberlain, TedFlag 53 y/o1000
Champion, BillFlag 37 y/o1000
Cilloniz, RaulFlag n/a20000
Combs, R LFlag 35 y/o90000
Cook, JimFlag 37 y/o20000
Cox, DougFlag 33 y/o40000
Cregar, CharlieFlag 28 y/o30000
Crider, CurtisFlag 28 y/o4000
Crothers, BudFlag 24 y/o30000
Dahle, DonFlag 31 y/o1000
Dane, LloydFlag 33 y/o2010
DeZalia, ClarenceFlag 39 y/o10000
Dibos Chappuis, EduardoFlag 32 y/o30000
Dodd, Sr., JohnFlag 46 y/o30000
Draper, JerryFlag n/a60000
Duell, BobFlag 30 y/o40000
Duke, GeraldFlag 32 y/o10000
Eubanks, JoeFlag 33 y/o13010
Fanning, RayFlag n/a10000
Findlay, JohnFlag n/a1000
Flock, TimFlag 35 y/o2000
Flynn, LarryFlag 29 y/o40000
Foley, DickFlag 27 y/o30000
Frank, LarryFlag 30 y/o15010
Freeman, DickFlag n/a30000
Friedland, BernardFlag 45 y/o50000
Gemberling, RussFlag n/a10000
Getty, DickFlag n/a20000
Gray, EddieFlag 39 y/o2110
Green, GeorgeFlag 31 y/o180000
Griffith, CharleyFlag 29 y/o6010
Halton, JoeFlag 31 y/o60000
Hampton, AndyFlag 30 y/o10000
Harb, FredFlag 29 y/o19010
Harris, RuntFlag 32 y/o1000
Hege, HarveyFlag 36 y/o100000
Henderson, ElmoFlag 26 y/o20000
Hendrix, J C Flag 32 y/o30000
Hentges, BernieFlag 22 y/o20000
Hogle, BobFlag 26 y/o20000
Hornaday Sr., RonFlag 28 y/o10000
Irwin, TommyFlag 31 y/o25031
James, DaveFlag 30 y/o20000
Jarick, BillFlag n/a20000
Jarrett, NedFlag 26 y/o17240
Johns, BobbyFlag 27 y/o8011
Johnson, Joe LeeFlag 29 y/o12110
Johnson, JuniorFlag 28 y/o28591
Johnson, KenFlag n/a40000
Jones, Lewis VFlag 25 y/o10000
Jones, ParnelliFlag 25 y/o21100
Joslin, DickFlag 32 y/o40000
Kagle, RedsFlag 27 y/o40000
Keck, BobbyFlag 24 y/o180000
Keefe, BobFlag n/a10000
Kelly, PeteFlag n/a20000
King, BrownieFlag 25 y/o18000
Langdon, ShepFlag 25 y/o21000
Langley, ElmoFlag 30 y/o13010
Larson, MelFlag 29 y/o20000
Lewallen, JimmieFlag 39 y/o6000
Lewis, HerbFlag 30 y/o10000
Loggins, OwenFlag 30 y/o10000
Long, LuckyFlag n/a20000
Lund, DeWayne LouisFlag 29 y/o27020
Lyndstrom, LarryFlag n/a1000
Marriott, KenFlag 39 y/o1000
Matthews, BanjoFlag 27 y/o40000
McCoy, Jack D.Flag 31 y/o10000
McGuirk, JimFlag n/a40000
Moody, RalphFlag 41 y/o1000
Moore, BunkFlag n/a100000
Morton, BillFlag 20 y/o30000
Moss, EarlFlag 33 y/o20000
Norman, WhiteyFlag 33 y/o60000
Norton, GeorgeFlag n/a1000
Owens, CottonFlag 35 y/o37172
Pagan, EddieFlag 40 y/o1000
Page, LennieFlag n/a20000
Panch, MarvinFlag 33 y/o40000
Pardue, JimmyFlag 28 y/o7000
Paschal, JimFlag 32 y/o6020
Paschall, JohnFlag n/a10000
Patterson, JohnnyFlag n/a10000
Peltier, GeneFlag n/a10000
Perry, BobFlag n/a30000
Persicketti, DominicFlag 33 y/o20000
Petty, Lee ArnoldFlag 45 y/o4211232
Petty, RichardFlag 21 y/o21040
Pistone, TomFlag 30 y/o22280
Poor, BillFlag 48 y/o40000
Porter, MarvinFlag 35 y/o7010
Potter, BobFlag n/a20000
Potter, JohnFlag n/a20000
Price, BobFlag n/a20000
Pronger, BobFlag 37 y/o20000
Rakestraw, BennieFlag 26 y/o70000
Rakestraw, WilburFlag 31 y/o30000
Reed, JimFlag 33 y/o14341
Reuther, BobFlag 31 y/o10000
Richardson, HarlanFlag n/a100000
Riley, RichardFlag 30 y/o10000
Roberts, FireballFlag 30 y/o8113
Rodriguez, PedroFlag 19 y/o10000
Rollins, ShortyFlag 30 y/o10000
Rose, BobFlag n/a30000
Ross, BobFlag 44 y/o20000
Rush, KenFlag 27 y/o12011
Sanchez, CharlesFlag n/a10000
Scott, BillyFlag 20 y/o60000
Scranton, ArleyFlag 35 y/o20000
Seeley, JohnFlag n/a10000
Shore, BarneyFlag 23 y/o60000
Smith, HaroldFlag 32 y/o20000
Smith, JackFlag 35 y/o21473
Smith, JerryFlag n/a20000
Sosebee, GoberFlag 43 y/o1000
Spencer, G.C.Flag 33 y/o28000
Taylor, BillFlag n/a30000
Taylor, DonFlag n/a20000
Thompson, Alfred BruceFlag 33 y/o29011
Thompson, JimmyFlag 35 y/o5000
Thompson, RoscoeFlag 36 y/o20000
Thompson, TommyFlag 37 y/o3000
Tombs, ChuckFlag n/a10000
Trivette, E.J.Flag 23 y/o40000
Turner, CurtisFlag 35 y/o10231
Tyler, CarlFlag 31 y/o20000
Tyner, RoyFlag 25 y/o28010
Utsman, LaymanFlag 26 y/o2000
Waddell, BobbyFlag n/a70000
Weatherly, JosephFlag 37 y/o17020
Webb, ChuckFlag n/a10000
Weinberg, DannyFlag 31 y/o1010
Welborn, BobFlag 31 y/o29375
White, AlFlag n/a50000
White, DaveFlag 18 y/o50000
White, GeneFlag 28 y/o90000
White, RexFlag 29 y/o23595
Wilson, FritzFlag 30 y/o7010
Wood, GlenFlag 33 y/o20063
Woodward, BuzzFlag 28 y/o10000
Yarborough, CaleFlag 20 y/o10000
York, ShortyFlag 35 y/o1000
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