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1949 NASCAR Strictly Stock Series

Index 1949 NASCAR Strictly Stock Series

The 1949 NASCAR Strictly Stock season was the inaugural season of professional stock car racing in the United States. [1]

45 relations: Al Keller, Bill Blair (racing driver), Bill Rexford, Bill Snowden, Bob Flock, Charlotte Speedway, Charlotte, North Carolina, Curtis Turner, Daytona Beach and Road Course, Dick Linder, First Data 500, Fonty Flock, Frank Christian (NASCAR owner), Frank Mundy, Frankie Schneider, Glenn Dunaway, Gober Sosebee, Heidelberg Raceway, Herb Thomas, Jack White (racing driver), Jim Roper, Joe Littlejohn, Kenny Wagner, Langhorne Speedway, Lee Petty, Lloyd Moore, Martinsville Speedway, Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series, NASCAR rules and regulations, North Wilkesboro Speedway, Occoneechee Speedway, Otis Martin, Ray Erickson, Raymond Lewis, Raymond Parks (auto racing), Red Byron, Roy Hall (racing driver), Sara Christian, Slick Smith, Stock car racing, Tim Flock, Tyson Holly Farms 400, United States, 1949 NASCAR Strictly Stock Series Race 1, 1949 Wilkes 200.

Al Keller

Alvah A. Keller (April 11, 1920 in Alexander, New York – November 19, 1961 in Phoenix, Arizona) was an American racecar driver.

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Bill Blair (racing driver)

Bill Blair (July 14, 1911 in High Point, North Carolina, US – November 2, 1995) was an American stock car driver in the 1940s and the 1950s.

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Bill Rexford

Bill Rexford (March 14, 1927 – April 18, 1994) was a stock car driver in the early 1950s.

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Bill Snowden

Bill Snowden (May 6, 1910 – 1959) was a NASCAR driver from St. Augustine, Florida, USA.

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Bob Flock

Robert Newman Flock (April 16, 1918 - May 16, 1964) of Fort Payne, Alabama, USA was an American stock car racer.

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Charlotte Speedway

For the current NASCAR track in Charlotte, North Carolina, see Charlotte Motor Speedway. Charlotte Speedway was the site of NASCAR's first Strictly Stock (now Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series) race on June 19, 1949.

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Charlotte, North Carolina

Charlotte is the most populous city in the U.S. state of North Carolina.

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Curtis Turner

Curtis Turner (April 12, 1924 – October 4, 1970) was an American stock car racer.

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Daytona Beach and Road Course

The Daytona Beach Road Course was a race track that was instrumental in the formation of the National Association for Stock Car Auto Racing, or NASCAR.

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Dick Linder

Richard "Dick" Linder (April 6, 1923 - April 19, 1959) was a professional race car driver from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

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First Data 500

The First Data 500 is a Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series stock car race held at Martinsville Speedway in Ridgeway, Virginia, the other one being the STP 500 in March, The race has been run in every NASCAR Cup Series, starting with the inaugural 1949 season, making it the oldest NASCAR race still run today.

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Fonty Flock

Truman Fontell "Fonty" Flock (March 21, 1920 – July 15, 1972) of Fort Payne, Alabama was an American stock car racer.

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Frank Christian (NASCAR owner)

Frank Christian (October 23, 1910 — December 8, 1969) was a NASCAR race car owner who owned a series of stock car vehicles from 1949 to 1955.

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Frank Mundy

Frank "Rebel" Mundy (born June 18, 1918 in Atlanta, Georgia as Francisco Eduardo Menendez – died May 15, 2009) was an American stock car racer.

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Frankie Schneider

Frankie Schneider (born August 11, 1926 in Maplewood, New Jersey) is a retired stock car, modified, midget, and sprint car racer.

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Glenn Dunaway

Henry Glenn Dunaway (July 6, 1914 – March 8, 1964) was an American auto racer noted for initially winning, and then being disqualified from, what is today recognized as NASCAR's first-ever race.

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Gober Sosebee

Gober Sosebee (October 15, 1915 – November 11, 1996) was an American racecar driver.

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Heidelberg Raceway

Heidelberg Raceway was an American auto racing track which was built in Scott Township, Allegheny County, approximately southwest of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

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Herb Thomas

Herbert Watson "Herb" Thomas (April 6, 1923 – August 9, 2000) was a stock car racer who was one of NASCAR's most successful drivers in the 1950s.

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Jack White (racing driver)

Jack White (May 14, 1920 - November 23, 1988) was an American stock car racing driver.

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Jim Roper

Christian David "Jim" Roper (August 13, 1916 – June 23, 2000) was a NASCAR driver.

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Joe Littlejohn

Joe Littlejohn (January 3, 1908 – July 29, 1989) was an American stock car racing driver from Spartanburg, South Carolina.

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Kenny Wagner

William Kenneth (Kinnie) Wagner (February 18, 1903 in Scott County, Virginia – March 9, 1958) commonly known as Kinnie Wagner (although Kennie and Kenny were also used) was a bootlegger in Mississippi, who murdered five people, including three lawmen.

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Langhorne Speedway

Langhorne Speedway was an automobile racetrack in Middletown Township, Bucks County, near the borough of Langhorne, Pennsylvania, a northern suburb of Philadelphia.

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Lee Petty

Lee Arnold Petty (March 14, 1914 – April 5, 2000) was an American stock car racing driver who competed during the 1950s and 1960s.

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Lloyd Moore

Lloyd D. Moore (June 8, 1912 – May 18, 2008) was a NASCAR Grand National Series driver from 1949 to 1955, recording 13 top-5 and 23 top-10 finishes.

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Martinsville Speedway

Martinsville Speedway is an International Speedway Corporation-owned NASCAR stock car racing track located in Henry County, in Ridgeway, Virginia, just to the south of Martinsville.

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Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series

The Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series (often shortened to the Cup Series) is the top racing series of the National Association for Stock Car Auto Racing (NASCAR).

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NASCAR rules and regulations

The National Association for Stock Car Auto Racing (NASCAR) makes and enforces numerous rules and regulations that transcend all racing series.

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North Wilkesboro Speedway

North Wilkesboro Speedway was a short track that held races in NASCAR's top three series, including 93 Winston Cup Series races.

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Occoneechee Speedway

Occoneechee Speedway was one of the first two NASCAR tracks to open.

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Otis Martin

Otis Martin (March 1, 1918 – November 21, 1955) was an American stock car racing driver.

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Ray Erickson

Ray Erickson (April 5, 1918 - November 28, 2002) was an American stock car racing driver.

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Raymond Lewis

Raymond Lewis (September 3, 1952 - February 11, 2001) was an American basketball and streetball player.

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Raymond Parks (auto racing)

Raymond Parks (June 5, 1914 June 20, 2010) was an American stock car racing team owner.

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Red Byron

Robert "Red" Byron (March 12, 1915 – November 11, 1960) was an American stock car racing driver, who was successful in NASCAR competition in the sanctioning body's first years.

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Roy Hall (racing driver)

Roy Hall (January 30, 1920, in Dawsonville, Georgia – March 14, 1991), known as "Rapid Roy" and "Reckless Roy", was a pioneering American stock car racing driver, who achieved success in the early days of the sport driving cars owned by Raymond Parks and prepared by Red Vogt.

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Sara Christian

Sara W. Christian (August 25, 1918 – March 7, 1980) was the first woman driver in NASCAR history.

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Slick Smith

Ebenezer "Slick" Smith was an American stock car racing driver.

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Stock car racing

Stock car racing is a form of automobile racing found mainly and most prominently in the United States and Canada, with Australia, New Zealand, Great Britain and Brazil also having forms of stock car auto racing.

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Tim Flock

Julius Timothy "Tim" Flock (May 11, 1924 – March 31, 1998) was an American stock car racer.

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Tyson Holly Farms 400

The Tyson Holly Farms 400 was a NASCAR Winston Cup Series (now Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series) stock car race held annually from 1949 to 1996 at the North Wilkesboro Speedway in Wilkes County, North Carolina.

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United States

The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S.) or America, is a federal republic composed of 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions.

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1949 NASCAR Strictly Stock Series Race 1

The Inaugural NASCAR Strictly Stock Series Race was the first stock car race sanctioned by the National Association for Stock Car Auto Racing (NASCAR).

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1949 Wilkes 200

The 1949 Wilkes 200 was a NASCAR Strictly Stock (now Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series) racing event that took place on October 16, 1949.

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1949 NASCAR, 1949 NASCAR Cup Series, 1949 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series, 1949 NASCAR Strictly Stock, 1949 in NASCAR, 1949 in NASCAR Strictly Stock.

References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1949_NASCAR_Strictly_Stock_Series

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