1959 Firecracker 250 NASCAR Grand National.jpgNASCAR Convertible Division.jpg
Held on July 3, 1959 at Daytona International Speedway in Daytona Beach, FL
100 L, 250 M, 402.3 KM - Scheduled Distance

RESULTS
Note: 1959 NASCAR Grand National drivers denoted in white rows, 1959 NASCAR Convertible Division in gold.
Fin St # Driver Sponsor Make Laps Led Status Pts
1 1 3 Fireball Roberts 1959 Pontiac 100 running
2 12 12 Joe Weatherly 1959 Ford Thunderbird Convertible 100 running
3 11 22 Johnny Allen 1959 Chevrolet Impala 99 running
4 5 47 Jack Smith 1959 Chevrolet Impala 99 running
5 3 37 Eduardo Dibos 1959 Ford Thunderbird 98 running
6 2 73 Bob Burdick 1959 Ford Thunderbird Convertible 97 running
7 13 59 Tom Pistone 1959 Ford Thunderbird 96 running
8 21 6 Cotton Owens 1959 Ford Thunderbird 95 running
9 14 36 Tommy Irwin 1959 Ford Thunderbird Convertible 95 running
10 7 7 Jim Reed 1959 Chevrolet Impala 95 running
11 17 41 Speedy Thompson 1959 Ford Thunderbird 94 running
12 6 44 Gene White 1959 Chevrolet Convertible 92 running
13 18 20 Benny Rakestraw 1957 Mercury Convertible 92 running
14 16 92 George Alsobrook 1957 Ford Convertible 92 running
15 29 13 Tommy Thompson 1959 Chevrolet 90 running
16 34 83 Shorty Rollins 1958 Ford 90 running
17 22 76 Larry Frank 1957 Chevrolet Convertible 89 disqualified
18 37 19 Herman Beam 1957 Chevrolet 89 running
19 20 77 Joe Lee Johnson 1957 Chevrolet Convertible 88 running
20 24 14 Ken Rush 1958 Ford Convertible 88 running
21 31 71 Dick Joslin 1957 Dodge 87 oil leak
22 10 99 Wilbur Rakestraw 1957 Mercury Convertible 87 running
23 23 4 Rex White 1959 Chevrolet Impala 86 running
24 33 86 Larry Flynn 1957 Ford 85 running
25 32 89 Roy Tyner 1958 Chevrolet 84 running
26 4 43 Richard Petty 1959 Plymouth Convertible 78 fuel pump
27 27 49 Bob Welborn 1959 Chevrolet Impala 77 running
28 26 32 George Green 1958 Chevrolet Convertible 73 fan
29 15 16 Charlie Cregar 1959 Pontiac 70 engine
30 9 60 John Paschall 1958 Ford 67 running
31 35 66 Dick Foley 1959 Chevrolet Impala 60 timing
32 36 97 Jim Austin 1959 Ford 33 water pump
33 19 42 Lee Petty 1959 Plymouth 27 fuel pump
34 30 34 G.C. Spencer 1957 Chevrolet 16 engine
35 25 87 Buck Baker 1959 Chevrolet 12 bent rod
36 8 10 Elmo Langley 1959 Buick Convertible 11 engine
37 28 82 Joe Eubanks 1958 Pontiac Convertible 2 bearing
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