1956 Hillsborough NASCAR Race 1 in NASCAR at the Occoneechee Speedway circuit. Full information

1956 Hillsborough NASCAR

1956 Hillsborough NASCAR is 238th NASCAR race. Passed at the Occoneechee Speedway circuit. Buck Baker won the pole position and this race. Speedy Thompson and Lee Petty also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 100 laps (145 km).

Previous race: 1956 Hickory NASCAR
Next race: 1956 Martinsville NASCAR
Race Start: 13th May 1956

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1956 Hillsborough NASCAR

35th victory for the Carl Kiekhaefer team
18th victory for the Buck Baker
56th podium for the Buck Baker
14th podium for the Speedy Thompson
82nd podium for the Lee Petty

Chrysler 300B - 1956 Hillsborough NASCAR winner

Chrysler 300B #300 - 1956 Hillsborough NASCAR winner

1956 Hillsborough NASCAR results

Position Name Car Points Result Lap Team
2 Buck Baker, Speedy Thompson Chrysler 300B, #300 0 Carl Kiekhaefer
3 Lee Petty Dodge ?? 1956, #42 0 Petty Enterprises
4 Fireball Roberts Ford ?? 1956, #22 0 Pete DePaolo
5 Cotton Owens Pontiac ?? 1956, #286 0 Jim Stephens
6 Gwyn Staley Chevrolet Bel Air (Second generation), #2 0 Hubert Westmoreland
7 Joe Weatherly Ford ?? 1956, #9 0 Charlie Schwam
8 Ralph Moody Ford ?? 1956, #12 0 Pete DePaolo
9 Jimmy Massey Chevrolet Bel Air (Second generation), #49 0 Bob Welborn
10 Billy Myers Mercury ?? 1956, #14 0 Bill Stroppe
11 Herb Thomas Chrysler 300B, #300 0 Carl Kiekhaefer
12 Joe Eubanks Ford ?? 1956, #82 0 James Satcher
13 Rex White Chevrolet Bel Air (Second generation), #0 0 Max Welborn
14 Emanuel Zervakis Chevrolet Bel Air (Second generation), #113 0 Emanuel Zervakis
15 Bobby Johns Chevrolet Bel Air (Second generation), #7 0 Shorty Johns
16 Harvey Henderson Ford ?? 1956, #19 0 Harvey Henderson
17 Al Watkins Ford ?? 1956, #48 0 Don Holcomb
18 Johnny Allen Plymouth ?? 1955, #264 0 Spook Crawford
19 Bobby Keck Chevrolet Bel Air (Second generation), #96 0 Bobby Keck
20 Ed Cole Mercury ?? 1955, #94 0 Clarence DeZalia
21 Dick Beaty Ford ?? 1956, #34 0 Ike Kiser
22 Brownie King Chevrolet Bel Air (Second generation), #760 0 Brownie King
23 Pete Yow Buick ?? 1955, #302 0 Pete Yow
24 Blackie Pitt Plymouth ?? 1956, #59 0 Brownie Pitt
25 Charlie Jackson Oldsmobile 88 (Second generation), #34 0 Ike Kiser
26 Curtis Turner Ford ?? 1956, #99 0 Charlie Schwam
27 Darvin Randahl Ford ?? 1956, #204 0 Darvin Randahl
28 Jim Paschal Mercury ?? 1956, #75 0 Frank Hayworth
29 Billy Carden Mercury ?? 1956, #271 0
30 Bill Blair Dodge ?? 1956, #5 0 Joe Blair
31 Don Carr Pontiac ?? 1956, #285 0 Jim Stephens

Qualifying Results for the 1956 Hillsborough NASCAR on the Occoneechee Speedway circuit

Position Name Car Result Team
2 Buck Baker, Speedy Thompson Chrysler 300B, #300 Carl Kiekhaefer
3 Curtis Turner Ford ?? 1956, #99 Charlie Schwam
4 Fireball Roberts Ford ?? 1956, #22 Pete DePaolo
5 Joe Eubanks Ford ?? 1956, #82 James Satcher
6 Herb Thomas Chrysler 300B, #300 Carl Kiekhaefer
7 Billy Myers Mercury ?? 1956, #14 Bill Stroppe
8 Lee Petty Dodge ?? 1956, #42 Petty Enterprises
9 Cotton Owens Pontiac ?? 1956, #286 Jim Stephens
10 Ralph Moody Ford ?? 1956, #12 Pete DePaolo
11 Gwyn Staley Chevrolet Bel Air (Second generation), #2 Hubert Westmoreland
12 Joe Weatherly Ford ?? 1956, #9 Charlie Schwam
13 Jim Paschal Mercury ?? 1956, #75 Frank Hayworth
14 Bill Blair Dodge ?? 1956, #5 Joe Blair
15 Dick Beaty Ford ?? 1956, #34 Ike Kiser
16 Harvey Henderson Ford ?? 1956, #19 Harvey Henderson
17 Emanuel Zervakis Chevrolet Bel Air (Second generation), #113 Emanuel Zervakis
18 Billy Carden Mercury ?? 1956, #271
19 Rex White Chevrolet Bel Air (Second generation), #0 Max Welborn
20 Blackie Pitt Plymouth ?? 1956, #59 Brownie Pitt
21 Don Carr Pontiac ?? 1956, #285 Jim Stephens
22 Pete Yow Buick ?? 1955, #302 Pete Yow
23 Jimmy Massey Chevrolet Bel Air (Second generation), #49 Bob Welborn
24 Bobby Johns Chevrolet Bel Air (Second generation), #7 Shorty Johns
25 Al Watkins Ford ?? 1956, #48 Don Holcomb
26 Darvin Randahl Ford ?? 1956, #204 Darvin Randahl
27 Charlie Jackson Oldsmobile 88 (Second generation), #34 Ike Kiser
28 Ed Cole Mercury ?? 1955, #94 Clarence DeZalia
29 Brownie King Chevrolet Bel Air (Second generation), #760 Brownie King
30 Johnny Allen Plymouth ?? 1955, #264 Spook Crawford
31 Bobby Keck Chevrolet Bel Air (Second generation), #96 Bobby Keck

List of all cars for the 1956 Hillsborough NASCAR on the Occoneechee Speedway circuit

Chrysler 300B

Chrysler