1954 Darlington 200 in AAA National Motor Car Championship at the Darlington circuit. Full information

1954 Darlington 200

1954 Darlington 200 is 485th AAA National Motor Car Championship race. Passed at the Darlington circuit. Chuck Stevenson won the pole position, Manuel Ayulo won this race. This was his 1st victory. Jimmy Reece and Jimmy Bryan also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 146 laps (321 km).

Previous race: 1954 Independence Day Sweepstakes 100
Next race: 1954 Springfield 100

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1954 Darlington 200

1st victory for the Peter J Schmidt team
1st victory for the Manuel Ayulo
7th podium for the Manuel Ayulo
3rd podium for the Jimmy Reece
6th podium for the Jimmy Bryan

1954 Darlington 200 results

Position Name Car Points Result Lap Team
1 Manuel Ayulo Kuzma D, #44 400 1h 37m 33.090s 0 Peter J Schmidt
2 Jimmy Reece Pankratz D, #25 320 1h 37m 57.980s+24.890s 0 Emmett J Malloy
3 Jimmy Bryan Kuzma D, #9 280 1h 38m 16.900s+43.810s 0 Dean Van Lines Racing Division
4 Johnny Tolan Kurtis Kraft 4000, #49 240 1h 38m 54.770s+1m 21.680s 0 Anderson
5 Jerry Hoyt Kurtis Kraft D, #99 200 1h 39m 19.670s+1m 46.580s 0 Murrell Belanger
6 Art Cross Kurtis Kraft 4000, #6 160 1h 39m 20.660s+1m 47.570s 0 Bessie Lee Paoli
7 Joe Sostilio Kurtis Kraft 4000, #45 120 1h 39m 33.620s+2m 0.530s 0 Bardahl
8 Sam Hanks Kurtis Kraft 4000, #1 53 1h 40m 21.430s+2m 48.340s 0 Ed Walsh
8 Len Duncan Kurtis Kraft 4000, #1 47 0 Ed Walsh
9 Duane Carter Kurtis Kraft 500A, #34 80 0 Eugene A Casaroll
10 Pat O'connor Lesovsky D, #26 60 0 Lindsey Hopkins Racing
11 Larry Crockett Kurtis Kraft 3000, #28 40 0 Federal Engineering
12 Gene Force Schroeder ? 1954, #74 20 0 Brown Motor Co
13 Walt Faulkner Russo-Nichels D, #43 0 0 H Allen Chapman
14 Johnny Boyd Blough D, #48 0 0 Chapman S Root
15 Troy Ruttman Pankratz D, #3 0 0 Sid Street Motors
16 Eddie Sachs Scopa D, #92 0 0 Lee S Glessner
17 Eddie Russo Kurtis Kraft 4000, #68 0 0 M Peter Wales
18 Don Freeland Watson ?? 1954, #7 0 0 Bob Estes
19 Tommy Hinnershitz Meyer D, #57 0 0 Howard Iddings
20 Bob Scott Kurtis Kraft 4000, #18 0 0 Ray T Brady
21 Jack Mcgrath Kurtis Kraft 4000, #2 0 0 Jack B Hinkle
22 Bob Sweikert Kurtis Kraft 4000, #17 0 0 WJ Lutes
23 Jimmy Daywalt Kurtis Kraft 4000, #16 0 0 Auto Shippers
23 Ernie Mccoy Kurtis Kraft 4000, #16 0 0 Auto Shippers
24 Wally Campbell Schroeder ? 1954, #33 0 0 Ray T Brady
25 Mike Nazaruk Kurtis Kraft 2000, #73 0 0 Lee Elkins
26 Andy Linden Silnes-Sharman ?? 1951, #76 0 0 George H Leitenberger
27 Jim Rathmann Kurtis Kraft 500B, #21 0 0 Ernest L Ruiz
28 Jimmy Davies Ewing D, #14 0 0 Pat Clancy
29 Chuck Stevenson Kuzma D, #98 0 0 JC Agajanian
30 Johnnie Parsons Kurtis Kraft 3000, #36 0 0 Edgar H Stone

Qualifying Results for the 1954 Darlington 200 on the Darlington circuit

Position Name Car Result Team
1 Chuck Stevenson Kuzma D, #98 0 JC Agajanian
2 Manuel Ayulo Kuzma D, #44 0 Peter J Schmidt
3 Jimmy Bryan Kuzma D, #9 0 Dean Van Lines Racing Division
4 Larry Crockett Kurtis Kraft 3000, #28 0 Federal Engineering
5 Jack Mcgrath Kurtis Kraft 4000, #2 0 Jack B Hinkle
6 Jerry Hoyt Kurtis Kraft D, #99 0 Murrell Belanger
7 Jimmy Reece Pankratz D, #25 0 Emmett J Malloy
8 Pat O'connor Lesovsky D, #26 0 Lindsey Hopkins Racing
9 Sam Hanks Kurtis Kraft 4000, #1 0 Ed Walsh
9 Len Duncan Kurtis Kraft 4000, #1 0 Ed Walsh
10 Johnnie Parsons Kurtis Kraft 3000, #36 0 Edgar H Stone
11 Johnny Tolan Kurtis Kraft 4000, #49 0 Anderson
12 Andy Linden Silnes-Sharman ?? 1951, #76 0 George H Leitenberger
13 Joe Sostilio Kurtis Kraft 4000, #45 0 Bardahl
14 Don Freeland Watson ?? 1954, #7 0 Bob Estes
15 Jimmy Davies Ewing D, #14 0 Pat Clancy
16 Bob Sweikert Kurtis Kraft 4000, #17 0 WJ Lutes
17 Art Cross Kurtis Kraft 4000, #6 0 Bessie Lee Paoli
18 Mike Nazaruk Kurtis Kraft 2000, #73 0 Lee Elkins
19 Troy Ruttman Pankratz D, #3 0 Sid Street Motors
20 Jimmy Daywalt Kurtis Kraft 4000, #16 0 Auto Shippers
20 Ernie Mccoy Kurtis Kraft 4000, #16 0 Auto Shippers
21 Bob Scott Kurtis Kraft 4000, #18 0 Ray T Brady
22 Johnny Boyd Blough D, #48 0 Chapman S Root
23 Walt Faulkner Russo-Nichels D, #43 0 H Allen Chapman
24 Eddie Russo Kurtis Kraft 4000, #68 0 M Peter Wales
25 Duane Carter Kurtis Kraft 500A, #34 0 Eugene A Casaroll
26 Gene Force Schroeder ? 1954, #74 0 Brown Motor Co
27 Eddie Sachs Scopa D, #92 0 Lee S Glessner
28 Tommy Hinnershitz Meyer D, #57 0 Howard Iddings
29 Jim Rathmann Kurtis Kraft 500B, #21 0 Ernest L Ruiz
30 Wally Campbell Schroeder ? 1954, #33 0 Ray T Brady

List of all cars for the 1954 Darlington 200 on the Darlington circuit

Kurtis Kraft 500B

Offenhauser L4 4.5

Kurtis Kraft D

Offenhauser

Blough D

Offenhauser

Lesovsky D

Offenhauser L4 4.5

Schroeder ? 1954

Offenhauser

Kurtis Kraft 4000

Offenhauser L4 4.5

Kurtis Kraft 500A

Offenhauser L4 4.5

Meyer D

Offenhauser

Kurtis Kraft 4000

Offenhauser

Scopa D

Offenhauser

Ewing D

Offenhauser L4 4.5

Kurtis Kraft 3000

Offenhauser L4 4.5

Russo-Nichels D

Offenhauser

Watson ?? 1954

Offenhauser L4 4.5

Kurtis Kraft 2000

Offenhauser

Kuzma D

Offenhauser

Pankratz D

Offenhauser L4 4.5