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1955 Daytona NASCAR

1955 Daytona NASCAR is 180th NASCAR race. Passed at the Daytona Beach circuit. Tim Flock won the pole position and this race. Lee Petty and Ray Duhigg also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 39 laps (257 km).

Previous race: 1955 Jacksonville NASCAR
Next race: 1955 Savannah NASCAR
Race Start: 27th February 1955

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1955 Daytona NASCAR

1st victory for the Carl Kiekhaefer team
18th victory for the Tim Flock
38th podium for the Tim Flock
67th podium for the Lee Petty
5th podium for the Ray Duhigg

1955 Daytona NASCAR

1955 Daytona NASCAR

Chrysler 300  - 1955 Daytona NASCAR winner

Chrysler 300 #300 - 1955 Daytona NASCAR winner

1955 Daytona NASCAR results

Position Name Car Points Result Lap Team
1 Tim Flock Chrysler 300 , #300 0 1h 44m 17s 0 Carl Kiekhaefer
2 Lee Petty Chrysler 300 , #42 0 Petty Enterprises
3 Ray Duhigg Buick ?? 1955, #24 0 J.O. Goode
4 Curtis Turner Oldsmobile 88 (Second generation), #99 0 Raymond Parks
5 Fonty Flock Oldsmobile 88 (Second generation), #14 0 Frank Christian
6 Joe Eubanks Oldsmobile 88 (Second generation), #82 0 Phil Oates
7 Dick Joslin Buick ?? 1955, #47 0 J.C. Van Landingham
8 Bill Tanner Buick ?? 1955, #63 0 Al Liberty
9 Buck Baker Oldsmobile 88 (Second generation), #87 0 Bob Griffin
10 Jack Radtke Chevrolet Bel Air (Second generation), #185 0
11 Bud Kutina Oldsmobile 88 (Second generation), #110 0 Bud Kutina
12 Jack Choquette Hudson Hornet, #23 0 George Miller
13 Dick Rathman Oldsmobile 88 (Second generation), #88 0 Ernest Woods
14 Marvin Copple Oldsmobile 88 (Second generation), #37 0 Marvin Copple
15 Axel Anderson Mercury ?? 1955, #241 0 Axel Anderson
16 Mack Hanbury Hudson Hornet, #140 0 Mack Hanbury
17 Willard Holt Chevrolet Bel Air (Second generation), #331 0
18 Bob Dawson Dodge ?? 1955, #13 0 William P. Webb
19 Jim Wilson Dodge ?? 1955, #237 0 Harvey Walters
20 Ray Chaike Dodge ?? 1954, #16 0 Gus Holzmueller
21 Bud Palmer Dodge ?? 1955, #166 0 W.E. Campbell
22 Jim McLain Oldsmobile 88 (Second generation), #39 0 Maurice Thompson
23 Harvey Eakin Nash ?? 1955, #147 0 Harvey Eakin
24 Gene Simpson Plymouth ?? 1955, #460 0 Brooks Brothers
25 Bud Harless Hudson Hornet, #8 0 Edgar Clay
26 Jim Paschal Oldsmobile 88 (Second generation), #78 0 Ernest Woods
27 Russ Truelove Ford ?? 1955, #26 0 J.W. Campbell
28 Bud Chaddock Hudson Hornet, #599 0
29 Dave Terrell Plymouth ?? 1955, #9 0 Dave Terrell
30 Arden Mounts Hudson Hornet, #18 0 Gene Comstock
31 Bo Fields Plymouth Concord Savoy, #1 0 Carl Wesson
32 Ed Paskovich Dodge ?? 1953, #75 0 Ed Paskovich
33 Eddie Skinner Oldsmobile 88 (First generation), #28 0 Frank Dodge
34 Jack Farris Oldsmobile 88 (Second generation), #238 0 Max Schwimer
35 Junior Johnson Oldsmobile 88 (Second generation), #55 0 Jim Lowe / Carl Beckham
36 Herb Thomas Packard ?? 1955, #92 0 Walt Chapman
37 Volney Schulze Dodge ?? 1954, #69 0 Volney Schulze
38 Gene Comstock Hudson Hornet, #33 0 Gene Comstock
39 Ralph Shaffer Oldsmobile 88 (Second generation), #41 0 John Eanes
40 Jimmie Lewallen Oldsmobile 88 (Second generation), #59 0 Brownie Pitt
41 Hooker Hood Oldsmobile 88 (Second generation), #188 0 Hooker Hood
42 Charlie Cregar Oldsmobile 88 (Second generation), #349 0 James Gess
43 Tommy Ringstaff Packard ?? 1955, #56 0 J.B. Cunningham
44 Bill Blair Ford ?? 1955, #65 0 Ken Whitney
45 Gober Sosebee Oldsmobile 88 (Second generation), #51 0 Gober Sosebee
46 Louis Headley Chevrolet Bel Air (Second generation), #48 0 Louis Headley
47 Ken Fisher Chrysler 300 , #4 0 Ken Fisher
48 Fireball Roberts Buick ?? 1955, #0 0 Bob Fish

Qualifying Results for the 1955 Daytona NASCAR on the Daytona Beach circuit

Position Name Car Result Team
1 Tim Flock Chrysler 300 , #300 Carl Kiekhaefer
2 Lee Petty Chrysler 300 , #42 Petty Enterprises
3 Dick Rathman Oldsmobile 88 (Second generation), #88 Ernest Woods
4 Fireball Roberts Buick ?? 1955, #0 Bob Fish
5 Dick Joslin Buick ?? 1955, #47 J.C. Van Landingham
6 Junior Johnson Oldsmobile 88 (Second generation), #55 Jim Lowe / Carl Beckham
7 Jim Paschal Oldsmobile 88 (Second generation), #78 Ernest Woods
8 Hooker Hood Oldsmobile 88 (Second generation), #188 Hooker Hood
9 Joe Eubanks Oldsmobile 88 (Second generation), #82 Phil Oates
10 Bill Tanner Buick ?? 1955, #63 Al Liberty
11 Ray Duhigg Buick ?? 1955, #24 J.O. Goode
11 Jack Farris Oldsmobile 88 (Second generation), #238 Max Schwimer
12 Curtis Turner Oldsmobile 88 (Second generation), #99 Raymond Parks
13 Gober Sosebee Oldsmobile 88 (Second generation), #51 Gober Sosebee
14 Fonty Flock Oldsmobile 88 (Second generation), #14 Frank Christian
15 Bob Dawson Dodge ?? 1955, #13 William P. Webb
16 Willard Holt Chevrolet Bel Air (Second generation), #331
17 Herb Thomas Packard ?? 1955, #92 Walt Chapman
18 Bud Kutina Oldsmobile 88 (Second generation), #110 Bud Kutina
19 Ken Fisher Chrysler 300 , #4 Ken Fisher
20 Jimmie Lewallen Oldsmobile 88 (Second generation), #59 Brownie Pitt
21 Marvin Copple Oldsmobile 88 (Second generation), #37 Marvin Copple
22 Buck Baker Oldsmobile 88 (Second generation), #87 Bob Griffin
23 Tommy Ringstaff Packard ?? 1955, #56 J.B. Cunningham
24 Jim Wilson Dodge ?? 1955, #237 Harvey Walters
25 Jim McLain Oldsmobile 88 (Second generation), #39 Maurice Thompson
26 Charlie Cregar Oldsmobile 88 (Second generation), #349 James Gess
27 Jack Choquette Hudson Hornet, #23 George Miller
28 Gene Comstock Hudson Hornet, #33 Gene Comstock
29 Bud Palmer Dodge ?? 1955, #166 W.E. Campbell
30 Volney Schulze Dodge ?? 1954, #69 Volney Schulze
31 Eddie Skinner Oldsmobile 88 (First generation), #28 Frank Dodge
32 Arden Mounts Hudson Hornet, #18 Gene Comstock
33 Ralph Shaffer Oldsmobile 88 (Second generation), #41 John Eanes
34 Harvey Eakin Nash ?? 1955, #147 Harvey Eakin
35 Russ Truelove Ford ?? 1955, #26 J.W. Campbell
36 Dave Terrell Plymouth ?? 1955, #9 Dave Terrell
37 Gene Simpson Plymouth ?? 1955, #460 Brooks Brothers
38 Louis Headley Chevrolet Bel Air (Second generation), #48 Louis Headley
39 Ed Paskovich Dodge ?? 1953, #75 Ed Paskovich
40 Mack Hanbury Hudson Hornet, #140 Mack Hanbury
41 Axel Anderson Mercury ?? 1955, #241 Axel Anderson
42 Bud Chaddock Hudson Hornet, #599
43 Jack Radtke Chevrolet Bel Air (Second generation), #185
44 Bo Fields Plymouth Concord Savoy, #1 Carl Wesson
45 Bill Blair Ford ?? 1955, #65 Ken Whitney
46 Ray Chaike Dodge ?? 1954, #16 Gus Holzmueller
47 Bud Harless Hudson Hornet, #8 Edgar Clay

List of all cars for the 1955 Daytona NASCAR on the Daytona Beach circuit