1953 Richmond 200 NASCAR Grand National.jpg
Held on April 19, 1953 at Richmond International Raceway in Richmond, VA
200 L, 150 M, 241.4 KM - Scheduled Distance

RESULTS
Fin St # Driver Sponsor Make Laps Led Status Pts
1 42 Lee Petty '53 Dodge 200 running
2 120 Dick Rathmann '52 Hudson
3 1 87 Buck Baker '53 Oldsmobile
4 78 Dick Passwater '53 Oldsmobile
5 2 Bill Blair '53 Oldsmobile
6 44 Ray Duhigg '53 Oldsmobile
7 9 Donald Thomas '51 Hudson
8 8 Gene Comstock '51 Hudson
9 19 Fred Dove '51 Plymouth
10 92 Herb Thomas '53 Hudson
11 Virgil Livengood '53 Oldsmobile
12 Lou Johnson '53 Dodge
13 Al Kent '51 Henry J
14 111 Joe Bill O'Dell '50 Ford
15 55 Bub King '52 Oldsmobile
16 46 Ralph Liguori '53 Lincoln
16 Slick Smith '51 Oldsmobile
18 167 Elton Hildreth '51 Nash
19 Buck Mason '52 Dodge
20 Jim Reed '51 Ford
21 12 Jim Paschal '53 Oldsmobile
22 22 Jimmie Lewallen '52 Hudson
23 Jim Lacy '53 Dodge
24 Ollie Olson '52 Hudson
25 1 Herschel Buchanan '52 Nash
26 Al Keller '52 Hudson
27 71 Coleman Lawrence '50 Ford
RACE DATA
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Margin of Victory:
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Cautions: ?? for ?? laps - not available
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