1959 Daytona 500 Qualifier NASCAR Grand National.jpg
Held on February 20, 1959 at Daytona International Speedway in Daytona Beach, FL
40 L, 100 M, 160.92 KM - Scheduled Distance

RESULTS
Fin St # Driver Sponsor Make Laps Led Status Pts
1 7 49 Bob Welborn '59 Chevrolet 40 33 running
2 15 64 Fritz Wilson '59 T-Bird 40 4 running
3 6 59 Tom Pistone '59 T-Bird 40 0 running
4 3 48 Joe Weatherly '59 Chevrolet 40 1 running
5 18 37 Eduardo Dibos '59 T-Bird 39 0 running
6 23 6 Cotton Owens '58 Pontiac 39 0 running
7 17 88 Tiny Lund '59 Chevrolet 39 0 running
8 14 42 Lee Petty '59 Oldsmobile 39 0 running
9 9 18 Charley Griffith '57 Pontiac 38 0 running
10 24 4 Rex White '59 Chevrolet 38 0 running
11 8 73 Johnny Beauchamp '59 T-Bird 38 0 running
12 28 81 Bernie Hentges '59 DeSoto 38 0 running
13 27 29 Dick Freeman '59 Chevrolet 38 0 running
14 38 71 Dick Joslin '57 Dodge 38 0 running
15 5 72 Bobby Johns '57 Chevrolet 38 0 running
16 12 1 Speedy Thompson '57 Chevrolet 38 0 running
17 21 11 Junior Johnson '57 Ford 37 0 running
18 30 38 Raul Cilloniz '58 Ford 37 0 running
19 20 53 Ken Johnson '57 Ford 37 0 running
20 26 7 Jim Reed '59 Chevrolet 35 0 running
21 22 69 Harold Smith '59 Studebaker 35 0 running
22 33 19 Herman Beam '57 Chevrolet 35 0 running
23 13 86 Carl Tyler '57 Ford 34 0 running
24 2 15 Tim Flock '59 T-Bird 30 0 push rod
25 29 9 Roy Tyner '57 Chevrolet 29 0 coil
26 10 58 Roscoe Thompson '57 Chevrolet 28 0 engine
27 4 47 Jack Smith '59 Chevrolet 20 0 crash
28 16 87 Buck Baker '59 Chevrolet 20 0 crash
29 37 41 Curtis Turner '59 T-Bird 17 2 transmission
30 11 10 Elmo Langley '57 Ford 17 0 overheating
31 19 95 Bob Duell '59 Ford 17 0 overheating
32 32 16 Jim McGuirk '59 Pontiac 15 0 distributor
33 1 3 Fireball Roberts '59 Pontiac 14 0 distributor
34 25 24 Bob Potter '59 Chevrolet 13 0 tires
35 36 83 Bob Pronger '58 Ford 13 0 gasket
36 31 80 Bob Rose '57 Chevrolet 11 0 steering
37 34 66 Dick Foley '59 Chevrolet 9 0 engine
38 35 74 L.D. Austin '57 Chevrolet 1 0 steering
RACE DATA
Failed to Qualify:
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Margin of Victory:
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Cautions: ?? for ?? laps - not available
Lead Changes: ?? among ?? drivers - not available