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1954 Daytona NASCAR

1954 Daytona NASCAR is 141st NASCAR race. Passed at the Daytona Beach circuit. Lee Petty won the pole position and this race. Buck Baker and Curtis Turner also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 39 laps (257 km).

Previous race: 1954 West Palm Beach NASCAR
Next race: 1954 Jacksonville NASCAR
Race Start: 21st February 1954

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1954 Daytona NASCAR

12th victory for the Petty Enterprises team
12th victory for the Lee Petty
49th podium for the Lee Petty
15th podium for the Buck Baker
13th podium for the Curtis Turner

1954 Daytona NASCAR

1954 Daytona NASCAR

Chrysler New Yorker - 1954 Daytona NASCAR winner

Chrysler New Yorker #42 - 1954 Daytona NASCAR winner

1954 Daytona NASCAR results

Position Name Car Points Result Lap Team
1 Lee Petty Chrysler New Yorker, #42 0 1h 47m 40s 0 Petty Enterprises
2 Buck Baker Oldsmobile 88 (First generation), #87 0 Bob Griffin
3 Curtis Turner Oldsmobile 88 (Second generation), #14 0 Frank Christian
4 Dick Rathman Hudson Hornet, #3 0 John Ditz
5 Bill Blair Oldsmobile 88 (Second generation), #2 0 Bill Blair
6 Jack Smith Oldsmobile 88 (Second generation), #122 0 Jack Smith
7 Emory Lewis Oldsmobile 88 (First generation), #13 0 Ernest Woods
8 Fireball Roberts Oldsmobile 88 (First generation), #25 0 Leland Colvin
9 Gober Sosebee Oldsmobile 88 (Second generation), #51 0 Gober Sosebee
10 Stan Kross Hudson Hornet, #77 0 Sam Knox
11 Don White Oldsmobile 88 (Second generation), #35 0 Don White
12 Hershel McGriff Oldsmobile 88 (Second generation), #98 0 Beryl Jackson
13 Otis Martin Chrysler New Yorker, #48 0 Otis Martin
14 Byron King Buick ?? 1954, #118 0 Byron King
15 Jack Conely Lincoln ?? 1953, #76 0 Jack Conely
16 Jim Reed Oldsmobile 88 (Second generation), #7 0 Jim Reed
17 Ed Samples Oldsmobile 88 (Second generation), #9 0 Claude Alexander
18 Joe Eubanks Hudson Hornet, #82 0 Phil Oates
19 Jimmie Lewallen Oldsmobile 88 (First generation), #61 0 M.E. Riley
20 Speedy Thompson Oldsmobile 88 (First generation), #12 0 Buckshot Morris
21 Al Keller Hudson Hornet, #23 0 George Miller
22 Laird Bruner Oldsmobile 88 (First generation), #21 0 Carmen Amica
23 Don Oldenberg Mercury ?? 1954, #86 0 Don Oldenberg
24 Bucky Sager Studebaker ?? 1953, #101 0 Bucky Sager
25 Joe Guide Hudson Hornet, #52 0 Sally Guide
26 Dick Garlington Oldsmobile 88 (First generation), #41 0 John Eanes
27 Jim Paschal Dodge ?? 1954, #80 0 George Hutchens
28 Pop McGinnis Hudson Hornet, #33 0 Irving Frye
29 Nero Steptoe Oldsmobile 88 (First generation), #30 0 Lavern Kendrick
30 Mike Brown Packard ?? 1953, #7 0 Mike Brown
31 Bob Welborn Dodge ?? 1953, #44 0 Julian Petty
32 Dave Terrell Dodge ?? 1954, #126 0 Dave Terrell
33 Mason Bright Oldsmobile 88 (First generation), #96 0 Mason Bright
34 Virgil Livengood Nash ?? 1954, #34 0 Virgil Livengood
35 Elbert Allen Oldsmobile 88 (First generation), #50 0 Gober Sosebee
36 Mel Krueger Hudson Hornet, #155 0 Ken Behn
37 Jimmy Florian Hudson Hornet, #15 0 Jimmy Florian
38 Elton Hildreth Nash ?? 1953, #1 0 Elton Hildreth
39 Eddie Skinner Dodge ?? 1953, #28 0 Frank Dodge
40 Harvey Eakin Nash ?? 1953, #47 0 Harvey Eakin
41 Bob Sampson Dodge ?? 1953, #10 0 Bob Sampson
42 Billy Rafter Plymouth Concord Savoy, #141 0 Billy Rafter
43 Hap Jones Nash ?? 1954, #10 0 Hap Jones
44 Billy Irvin Plymouth Concord Savoy, #47 0 Billy Irvin
45 William Kearney Plymouth Concord Savoy, #287 0
46 Harold Nash Oldsmobile 88 (First generation), #44 0 Harold Nash
47 Jim Romine Hudson Hornet, #17 0 Jim Romine
48 Johnny Roberts Ford ?? 1950, #107 0 Johnny Roberts
49 Johnny Patterson Oldsmobile 88 (First generation), #58 0 H.B. Ranier
50 Art Binkley Ford ?? 1951, #144 0
51 Ralph Liguori Dodge ?? 1954, #6 0 Ralph Liguori
52 Ernest Palmer Willys ?? 1953, #166 0 W.E. Campbell
53 Bill Cornwall Oldsmobile 88 (Second generation), #53 0 Bill Cornwall
54 Ted Rambo Lincoln ?? 1954, #16 0 Bob Cancro
55 George Osborne Hudson Hornet, #22 0 George Osborne
56 Tommy Thompson Chrysler New Yorker, #40 0 Tommy Thompson
57 Fonty Flock Buick ?? 1954, #99 0 Raymond Parks
58 Bill Barker Oldsmobile 88 (Second generation), #39 0
59 Herb Thomas Hudson Hornet, #92 0 Herb Thomas
60 Slick Smith Oldsmobile 88 (Second generation), #4 0 Frank Christian
61 Victor Geisler Ford ?? 1951, #37 0
62 Tim Flock Oldsmobile 88 (Second generation), #88 0 Ernest Woods

Qualifying Results for the 1954 Daytona NASCAR on the Daytona Beach circuit

Position Name Car Result Team
1 Lee Petty Chrysler New Yorker, #42 Petty Enterprises
2 Otis Martin Chrysler New Yorker, #48 Otis Martin
3 Tommy Thompson Chrysler New Yorker, #40 Tommy Thompson
4 Tim Flock Oldsmobile 88 (Second generation), #88 Ernest Woods
5 Herb Thomas Hudson Hornet, #92 Herb Thomas
6 Emory Lewis Oldsmobile 88 (First generation), #13 Ernest Woods
7 Jack Conely Lincoln ?? 1953, #76 Jack Conely
8 Dick Rathman Hudson Hornet, #3 John Ditz
9 Hershel McGriff Oldsmobile 88 (Second generation), #98 Beryl Jackson
10 Buck Baker Oldsmobile 88 (First generation), #87 Bob Griffin
11 Fonty Flock Buick ?? 1954, #99 Raymond Parks
12 Ed Samples Oldsmobile 88 (Second generation), #9 Claude Alexander
13 Curtis Turner Oldsmobile 88 (Second generation), #14 Frank Christian
14 Fireball Roberts Oldsmobile 88 (First generation), #25 Leland Colvin
15 Jim Romine Hudson Hornet, #17 Jim Romine
16 Bill Barker Oldsmobile 88 (Second generation), #39
17 Gober Sosebee Oldsmobile 88 (Second generation), #51 Gober Sosebee
18 Bill Cornwall Oldsmobile 88 (Second generation), #53 Bill Cornwall
19 Slick Smith Oldsmobile 88 (Second generation), #4 Frank Christian
20 Jim Reed Oldsmobile 88 (Second generation), #7 Jim Reed
21 William Kearney Plymouth Concord Savoy, #287
22 Ted Rambo Lincoln ?? 1954, #16 Bob Cancro
23 Jack Smith Oldsmobile 88 (Second generation), #122 Jack Smith
24 Dick Garlington Oldsmobile 88 (First generation), #41 John Eanes
25 Don White Oldsmobile 88 (Second generation), #35 Don White
26 Bill Blair Oldsmobile 88 (Second generation), #2 Bill Blair
27 Byron King Buick ?? 1954, #118 Byron King
28 Bucky Sager Studebaker ?? 1953, #101 Bucky Sager
29 Mason Bright Oldsmobile 88 (First generation), #96 Mason Bright
30 Elbert Allen Oldsmobile 88 (First generation), #50 Gober Sosebee
31 Joe Eubanks Hudson Hornet, #82 Phil Oates
32 Bob Welborn Dodge ?? 1953, #44 Julian Petty
33 Ralph Liguori Dodge ?? 1954, #6 Ralph Liguori
34 George Osborne Hudson Hornet, #22 George Osborne
35 Laird Bruner Oldsmobile 88 (First generation), #21 Carmen Amica
36 Don Oldenberg Mercury ?? 1954, #86 Don Oldenberg
37 Stan Kross Hudson Hornet, #77 Sam Knox
38 Jim Paschal Dodge ?? 1954, #80 George Hutchens
39 Jimmie Lewallen Oldsmobile 88 (First generation), #61 M.E. Riley
40 Bob Sampson Dodge ?? 1953, #10 Bob Sampson
41 Virgil Livengood Nash ?? 1954, #34 Virgil Livengood
42 Dave Terrell Dodge ?? 1954, #126 Dave Terrell
43 Nero Steptoe Oldsmobile 88 (First generation), #30 Lavern Kendrick
44 Elton Hildreth Nash ?? 1953, #1 Elton Hildreth
45 Eddie Skinner Dodge ?? 1953, #28 Frank Dodge
46 Al Keller Hudson Hornet, #23 George Miller
47 Speedy Thompson Oldsmobile 88 (First generation), #12 Buckshot Morris
48 Mike Brown Packard ?? 1953, #7 Mike Brown
49 Jimmy Florian Hudson Hornet, #15 Jimmy Florian
50 Mel Krueger Hudson Hornet, #155 Ken Behn
51 Harvey Eakin Nash ?? 1953, #47 Harvey Eakin
52 Johnny Roberts Ford ?? 1950, #107 Johnny Roberts
53 Victor Geisler Ford ?? 1951, #37
54 Billy Irvin Plymouth Concord Savoy, #47 Billy Irvin
55 Billy Rafter Plymouth Concord Savoy, #141 Billy Rafter
56 Art Binkley Ford ?? 1951, #144
57 Hap Jones Nash ?? 1954, #10 Hap Jones
58 Ernest Palmer Willys ?? 1953, #166 W.E. Campbell
59 Pop McGinnis Hudson Hornet, #33 Irving Frye
60 Harold Nash Oldsmobile 88 (First generation), #44 Harold Nash
61 Joe Guide Hudson Hornet, #52 Sally Guide
62 Johnny Patterson Oldsmobile 88 (First generation), #58 H.B. Ranier

List of all cars for the 1954 Daytona NASCAR on the Daytona Beach circuit