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|Series||Strictly Stock (Cup)|
|Date||September 25, 1949|
|Pole Sitter||Curtis Turner|
|Margin of Victory||3 laps|
|Points Leader||Red Byron (1st)|
The 1949-06 was a Strictly Stock (now Monster Energy Cup) event that occurred at Martinsville on September 25, 1949. Red Byron won his final race of the 1949 season, the year that he would go on to win the championship.
Curtis Turner won the pole and would use that to lead eighteen laps of the event. Byron started third.
- Kenneth Wagner made his Cup debut. He would finish eleventh. Clyde Minter also made his debut, finishing fourth.
- Al Wagoner made his only Cup race in his career, finishing a solid eighth.
- Archie Smith made his final start in this race, finishing 10th in the event.
Since points are unknown following the race, these are the year end points positions and where those drivers finished.
1) Red Byron (1st)
2) Lee Petty (2nd)
3) Bob Flock (12th)
4) Bill Blair (5th)
5) Fonty Flock (12th)
6) Curtis Turner (9th)
7) Ray Erickson (3rd)
8) Tim Flock (DNR)
9) Glenn Dunaway (7th)
10) Frank Mundy (DNR)