1959 Nashville 300 NASCAR Grand National.jpgNASCAR Convertible Division.jpg
Held on August 9, 1959 at Fairgrounds Speedway at Nashville in Nashville, TN
300 L, 178.8 M, 287.7 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 2 77 Joe Lee Johnson 1957 Chevrolet Convertible 300 83 running
2 4 76 Larry Frank 1957 Chevrolet Convertible 297 0 running
3 12 10 Elmo Langley 1959 Buick 297 0 running
4 3 42 Lee Petty 1959 Plymouth 297 42 running
5 10 36 Tommy Irwin 1959 Ford Thunderbird 295 0 running
6 16 9 Cotton Owens 1957 Chevrolet 290 0 running
7 22 41 Joe Weatherly 1959 Ford Thunderbird 289 0 running
8 14 25 Gene White 1957 Chevrolet 286 0 running
9 11 12 Bob Reuther 1958 Ford 284 0 running
10 5 16 Bud Crothers 1957 Chevrolet 283 0 running
11 7 87 Buck Baker 1959 Chevrolet 281 0 running
12 20 34 G.C. Spencer 1957 Chevrolet 278 0 axle
13 26 192 George Alsobrook 1957 Ford 277 0 running
14 30 32 George Green 1957 Chevrolet 273 0 running
15 17 19 Herman Beam 1957 Chevrolet 262 0 running
16 25 74 L.D. Austin 1957 Chevrolet 251 0 running
17 19 92 Gerald Duke 1959 Ford Thunderbird 249 0 running
18 6 49 Bob Welborn 1959 Chevrolet 234 0 axle
19 13 22 Harlan Richardson 1958 Ford 224 0 running
20 9 189 Herb Lewis 1958 Chevrolet 221 0 ball joint
21 29 20 Benny Rakestraw 1957 Mercury 213 0 running
22 21 97 Jim Austin 1959 Ford 211 0 rear end
23 15 110 Jimmy Mairs 1957 Ford 202 0 engine
24 1 4 Rex White 1959 Chevrolet 176 175 rear end
25 24 31 Brownie King 1957 Chevrolet 84 0 fan belt
26 23 13 Andy Hampton 1959 Chevrolet 76 0 bearing
27 27 59 Tom Pistone 1959 Ford Thunderbird 51 0 engine
28 18 44 Tiny Lund 1959 Chevrolet 30 0 overheating
29 8 43 Richard Petty 1959 Plymouth Convertible 12 0 engine
30 28 89 Buddy Baker 1958 Chevrolet 10 0 engine
RACE DATA
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Margin of Victory:
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Cautions: ?? for ?? laps - not available
Lead Changes: ?? among ?? drivers - not available