1956 Martinsville NASCAR Race 2 in NASCAR at the Martinsville circuit. Full information

1956 Martinsville NASCAR

1956 Martinsville NASCAR is 275th NASCAR race. Passed at the Martinsville circuit. Buck Baker won the pole position, Jack Smith won this race. Marvin Panch and Bill Amick also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 400 laps (339 km).

Previous race: 1956 Shelby NASCAR
Next race: 1956 Hickory NASCAR
Race Start: 28th October 1956

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1956 Martinsville NASCAR

50th victory for the Carl Kiekhaefer team
1st victory for the Jack Smith
4th podium for the Jack Smith
14th podium for the Marvin Panch
5th podium for the Bill Amick

1956 Martinsville NASCAR results

Position Name Car Points Result Lap Team
1 Jack Smith Dodge ? 1956, #502 0 3h 16m 17s 0 Carl Kiekhaefer
2 Marvin Panch Ford ?? 1956, #98 0 Tom Harbison
3 Bill Amick Ford ?? 1956, #97 0 Pete DePaolo
4 Speedy Thompson Chrysler 300B, #300 0 Carl Kiekhaefer
5 Fireball Roberts Ford ?? 1956, #22 0 Pete DePaolo
6 Joe Weatherly Ford ?? 1956, #72 0 Pete DePaolo
7 Buck Baker Chrysler 300B, #0 0 Carl Kiekhaefer
8 Bunk Moore Ford ?? 1956, #35 0 Fred Frazier
9 Frank Mundy Dodge ?? 1956, #50 0 Carl Kiekhaefer
10 Gwyn Staley Chevrolet Bel Air (Second generation), #34 0 Julian Petty
11 Jimmy Massey Chevrolet Bel Air (Second generation), #33 0 Julian Petty
12 Paul Goldsmith Chevrolet Bel Air (Second generation), #3 0 Smokey Yunick
13 Billy Myers Mercury ?? 1956, #4 0 Bill Stroppe
14 Johnny Allen Plymouth ?? 1956, #64 0 Spook Crawford
15 Bob Welborn Chevrolet Bel Air (Second generation), #49 0 Bob Welborn
16 Don Oldenberg Buick ?? 1955, #86 0 Don Oldenberg
17 Bill Poor Chevrolet Bel Air (Second generation), #71 0 Bill Poor
18 Bun Emery Ford ?? 1956, #99 0
19 Larry Odo Chevrolet Bel Air (Second generation), #7 0 Larry Odo
20 Tiny Lund Chevrolet Bel Air (Second generation), #16 0 Gus Holzmueller
21 Lee Petty Dodge ?? 1956, #42 0 Petty Enterprises
22 Bobby Keck Chevrolet Bel Air (Second generation), #14 0 Bobby Keck
23 Norman Schihl Ford ?? 1956, #23 0 Norman Schihl
24 Art Binkley Plymouth ?? 1955, #44 0 Art Binkley
25 Johnny Dodson Chevrolet Bel Air (Second generation), #83 0 Johnny Dodson
26 Billy Rafter Dodge ?? 1956, #41 0 Billy Rafter
27 Bill Champion Ford ?? 1956, #31 0 John Whitford
28 Curtis Turner Ford ?? 1956, #26 0 Pete DePaolo
29 Bob Duell Ford ?? 1956, #95 0 Julian Buesink
30 Ralph Moody Ford ?? 1956, #12 0 Pete DePaolo
31 Jim Paschal Mercury ?? 1956, #75 0 Frank Hayworth
32 Rex White Ford ?? 1956, #0 0 Max Welborn
33 Glen Wood Ford ?? 1956, #21 0 Wood Brothers
34 Tom Pistone Chevrolet Bel Air (Second generation), #15 0 Tom Pistone
35 Joe Eubanks Ford ?? 1956, #82 0 James Satcher
36 Billy Carden Ford ?? 1956, #29 0 Pete DePaolo
37 Mel Larson Ford ?? 1956, #55 0 Mel Larson
38 Larry Frank Chevrolet Bel Air (Second generation), #76 0 Lonnie Fish
39 Bill Lutz Ford ?? 1956, #2 0
40 Jimmie Lewallen Ford ?? 1956, #48 0 Bob Welborn

Qualifying Results for the 1956 Martinsville NASCAR on the Martinsville circuit

Position Name Car Result Team
1 Buck Baker Chrysler 300B, #0 Carl Kiekhaefer
2 Joe Eubanks Ford ?? 1956, #82 James Satcher
3 Speedy Thompson Chrysler 300B, #300 Carl Kiekhaefer
4 Curtis Turner Ford ?? 1956, #26 Pete DePaolo
5 Bill Amick Ford ?? 1956, #97 Pete DePaolo
6 Glen Wood Ford ?? 1956, #21 Wood Brothers
7 Lee Petty Dodge ?? 1956, #42 Petty Enterprises
8 Don Oldenberg Buick ?? 1955, #86 Don Oldenberg
9 Bob Duell Ford ?? 1956, #95 Julian Buesink
10 Bill Lutz Ford ?? 1956, #2
11 Ralph Moody Ford ?? 1956, #12 Pete DePaolo
12 Joe Weatherly Ford ?? 1956, #72 Pete DePaolo
13 Johnny Allen Plymouth ?? 1956, #64 Spook Crawford
14 Bob Welborn Chevrolet Bel Air (Second generation), #49 Bob Welborn
15 Billy Myers Mercury ?? 1956, #4 Bill Stroppe
16 Gwyn Staley Chevrolet Bel Air (Second generation), #34 Julian Petty
17 Rex White Ford ?? 1956, #0 Max Welborn
18 Larry Odo Chevrolet Bel Air (Second generation), #7 Larry Odo
19 Fireball Roberts Ford ?? 1956, #22 Pete DePaolo
20 Jimmy Massey Chevrolet Bel Air (Second generation), #33 Julian Petty
21 Marvin Panch Ford ?? 1956, #98 Tom Harbison
22 Jimmie Lewallen Ford ?? 1956, #48 Bob Welborn
23 Jack Smith Dodge ? 1956, #502 Carl Kiekhaefer
24 Tom Pistone Chevrolet Bel Air (Second generation), #15 Tom Pistone
25 Billy Carden Ford ?? 1956, #29 Pete DePaolo
26 Larry Frank Chevrolet Bel Air (Second generation), #76 Lonnie Fish
27 Johnny Dodson Chevrolet Bel Air (Second generation), #83 Johnny Dodson
28 Mel Larson Ford ?? 1956, #55 Mel Larson
29 Frank Mundy Dodge ?? 1956, #50 Carl Kiekhaefer
30 Bill Poor Chevrolet Bel Air (Second generation), #71 Bill Poor
31 Paul Goldsmith Chevrolet Bel Air (Second generation), #3 Smokey Yunick
32 Billy Rafter Dodge ?? 1956, #41 Billy Rafter
33 Jim Paschal Mercury ?? 1956, #75 Frank Hayworth
34 Bobby Keck Chevrolet Bel Air (Second generation), #14 Bobby Keck
35 Bill Champion Ford ?? 1956, #31 John Whitford
36 Art Binkley Plymouth ?? 1955, #44 Art Binkley
37 Bunk Moore Ford ?? 1956, #35 Fred Frazier
38 Norman Schihl Ford ?? 1956, #23 Norman Schihl
39 Tiny Lund Chevrolet Bel Air (Second generation), #16 Gus Holzmueller
40 Bun Emery Ford ?? 1956, #99

List of all cars for the 1956 Martinsville NASCAR on the Martinsville circuit

Chrysler 300B

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