1951 Darlington 250 in AAA National Motor Car Championship at the Darlington circuit. Full information

1951 Darlington 250

1951 Darlington 250 is 446th AAA National Motor Car Championship race. Passed at the Darlington circuit. Johnny Mcdowell won the pole position, Walt Faulkner won this race. Tony Bettenhausen and Cecil Green also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 200 laps (402 km).

Previous race: 1951 Langhorne 100
Next race: 1951 Springfield 100
Race Start: 4th July 1951

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1951 Darlington 250

4th victory for the JC Agajanian team
2nd victory for the Walt Faulkner
3rd podium for the Walt Faulkner
14th podium for the Tony Bettenhausen
4th podium for the Cecil Green

1951 Darlington 250 results

Position Name Car Points Result Lap Team
1 Walt Faulkner Kuzma ? 1951, #2 500 2h 23m 14.400s 0 JC Agajanian
2 Tony Bettenhausen Kurtis Kraft ?? 1949, #99 400 2h 24m 26.500s+1m 12.100s 0 Murrell Belanger
3 Cecil Green Kurtis Kraft ?? 1950, #4 350 0 MA Walker
4 Bill Mackey Meyer ? 1951, #33 300 0 Howard Iddings
5 Jack Mcgrath Kurtis Kraft 3000, #9 250 0 Jack B Hinkle
6 Manuel Ayulo Lesovsky ? 1951, #31 200 0 Bob Weinberg
7 Henry Banks Moore ? 1951, #1 150 0 Lindsey Hopkins Racing
8 Mike Nazaruk Kurtis Kraft 1000, #83 125 0 Jim Robbins
9 Chuck Stevenson Marchese ?? 1938, #8 100 0 Carl Marchese
10 Walt Brown, Bill Vukovich Kurtis Kraft 3000, #44 58 0 Federal Engineering
11 Cliff Griffith, Rodger Ward Kurtis Kraft 2000, #23 12 0 Dr Ludson D Morris
12 Andy Linden, Roy Sherman Silnes-Sharman ?? 1951, #57 13 0 George H Leitenberger
13 Paul Russo, Johnny Tolan Russo-Nichels D, #7 0 0 Paul F Russo
14 Kenny Eaton Kurtis Kraft 4000, #19 0 0 Jack B Hinkle
15 Gene Force, Joe James Kurtis Kraft 2000, #69 0 0 Brown Motor Co
16 Johnny Mcdowell Kurtis Kraft 4000, #79 0 0 Hart Fullerton
17 Gordon Reid Stevens ? 1951, #71 0 0 Karl Hall
18 Dick Fraizer Stevens ? 1951, #66 0 0 Lee S Glessner
19 Rex Easton Hillegass ? 1951, #39 0 0 Evelyn Shaheen
20 Neal Carter Bardazon ?? 1950, #53 0 0 WJ Lutes
21 Bill Schindler Kurtis Kraft 2000, #10 0 0 H Allen Chapman
22 Ray Knepper Silnes ? 1951, #78 0 0 Tomshie
23 Johnnie Parsons Kurtis Kraft 2000, #37 0 0 Milt Marion
24 Jimmy Davies Pawl ? 1951, #76 0 0 Parks Motor Co
25 George Connor Kurtis Kraft 2000, #98 0 0 Tom Sarafoff
26 Bill Vukovich Trevis ? 1951, #81 0 0 Pete Salemi
27 Carl Scarborough, Joe James Kurtis Kraft 2000, #73 0 0 Lee Elkins

Qualifying Results for the 1951 Darlington 250 on the Darlington circuit

Position Name Car Result Team
1 Johnny Mcdowell Kurtis Kraft 4000, #79 0 Hart Fullerton
2 Cecil Green Kurtis Kraft ?? 1950, #4 0 MA Walker
3 Walt Brown, Bill Vukovich Kurtis Kraft 3000, #44 0 Federal Engineering
4 Bill Vukovich Trevis ? 1951, #81 0 Pete Salemi
5 Jimmy Davies Pawl ? 1951, #76 0 Parks Motor Co
6 Joe James Watson ?? 1950, #26 0 Bob Estes
7 Walt Faulkner Kuzma ? 1951, #2 0 JC Agajanian
8 George Connor Kurtis Kraft 2000, #98 0 Tom Sarafoff
9 Kenny Eaton Kurtis Kraft 4000, #19 0 Jack B Hinkle
10 Cliff Griffith, Rodger Ward Kurtis Kraft 2000, #23 0 Dr Ludson D Morris
11 Carl Scarborough Kurtis Kraft 2000, #73 0 Lee Elkins
12 Tony Bettenhausen Kurtis Kraft ?? 1949, #99 0 Murrell Belanger
13 Ray Knepper Silnes ? 1951, #78 0 Tomshie
14 Jack Mcgrath Kurtis Kraft 3000, #9 0 Jack B Hinkle
15 Henry Banks Moore ? 1951, #1 0 Lindsey Hopkins Racing
16 Bill Schindler Kurtis Kraft 2000, #10 0 H Allen Chapman
17 Neal Carter Bardazon ?? 1950, #53 0 WJ Lutes
18 Mike Nazaruk Kurtis Kraft 1000, #83 0 Jim Robbins
19 Bill Mackey Meyer ? 1951, #33 0 Howard Iddings
20 Johnnie Parsons Kurtis Kraft 2000, #37 0 Milt Marion
21 Paul Russo, Johnny Tolan Russo-Nichels D, #7 0 Paul F Russo
22 Chuck Stevenson Marchese ?? 1938, #8 0 Carl Marchese
23 Manuel Ayulo Lesovsky ? 1951, #31 0 Bob Weinberg
24 Dick Fraizer Stevens ? 1951, #66 0 Lee S Glessner
25 Gordon Reid Stevens ? 1951, #71 0 Karl Hall
26 Gene Force, Joe James Kurtis Kraft 2000, #69 0 Brown Motor Co
27 Andy Linden, Roy Sherman, Rex Easton Silnes-Sharman ?? 1951, #57 0 George H Leitenberger

List of all cars for the 1951 Darlington 250 on the Darlington circuit

Silnes ? 1951

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Russo-Nichels D

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Kuzma ? 1951

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Stevens ? 1951

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Lesovsky ? 1951

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Hillegass ? 1951

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Watson ?? 1950

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Kurtis Kraft 4000

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Marchese ?? 1938

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Kurtis Kraft 1000

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Moore ? 1951

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Pawl ? 1951

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Trevis ? 1951

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Meyer ? 1951

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Kurtis Kraft 2000

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Kurtis Kraft ?? 1949

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Kurtis Kraft 3000

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Kurtis Kraft 2000

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Kurtis Kraft 2000

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Bardazon ?? 1950

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