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Event: First Continental Divide National OpenDate: 18.8.1963
Track: Continental Divide Raceway (United States), 4.506 kmsOrganiser: unknown

USRRC Continental Divide

Weather:unknown
Start time:unknown
Grid:3-2-3, PP right
Distance:150 miles
Attendance:12000
Entered:unknown
Practiced:unknown
Started:34
Finished:20
Classified:21
Classes:
Over 2 Litres
Under 2 Litres
Grand Touring
Winners:
Overall:14Scarab Mk II ChevroletAugie Pabst
Under 2 Litres:60Porsche 718 RS 61Don Wester
Grand Touring:98Shelby CobraBob Bondurant
Fastest Laps:
Overall:12Chaparral 1 ChevroletHarry Heuer (USA)2:06.900127.830 km/h
Pole Positions:
Overall:8Lotus 19 BuickJerry Grant (USA)2:04.200130.614 km/h
Under 2 Litres:60Porsche 718 RS 61Don Wester2:06.900
Notes of interest:
Top makes by numbers:Lotus (8), Elva (5), Porsche (4), Shelby (3), Chevrolet (3)
Top engines by numbers:Chevrolet (7), Ford (6), Porsche (4), Buick (2), Climax (2), Triumph (2)
Top car types by numbers:Lotus 23 (5), Shelby Cobra (3), Porsche 718 RS 61 (2), Elva Mk VII (2), Chevrolet Corvette Sting Ray (2), Cooper Monaco (2), Lotus 19 (2)
Driver nationalities:USA (34)
Engine positions:mid-engined (50%), front-engined (50%)
Oldest known drivers:Chuck Daigh (40), Chuck Parsons (39), Hap Sharp (35)
Youngest known drivers:Dave MacDonald (27), Bob Bondurant (30), Hap Sharp (35)
Woman drivers:Edna Sherman

Official Race Programme:

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