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Event: ADAC 1000 Kilometer RennenDate: 7.6.1959
Track: Nürburgring (Germany), 22.810 kmsOrganiser: ADAC

Nürburgring 1000 Kilometres

Weather:intermittent rain
Start time:unknown
Grid:Le Mans start
Distance:1000 kilometres
Attendance:200000
Entered:77
Practiced:77
Qualified:68
Started:68
Finished:42
Classified:40
Classes:PractStartClass
Sports 300011105
Sports 2000993
Sports 1500873
Sports 1100652
Sports 750554
Grand Touring 3000653
Grand Touring 1600141311
Grand Touring 130017149
Pre-race sessions:
3 qualifying sessions held for a total of 1710 minutes on 4-6/6
Winners:
Overall:1Aston Martin DBR1/300Moss / Fairman
Sports 2000:15Porsche 718 RSKMaglioli / Herrmann
Sports 1500:34Porsche 718 RSKWalter / Heuberger
Sports 1100:43Lotus Eleven ClimaxCampbell-Jones / Horridge
Sports 750:48D.B. HBR4 PanhardLaureau / Armagnac
Grand Touring 3000:55Ferrari 250 GT LWB Berlinetta"Beurlys" / "Blary"
Grand Touring 1600:67Porsche 356A CarreraWalter / Strähle
Grand Touring 1300:85Lotus EliteLumsden / Riley
Fastest Laps:
Overall:1Aston Martin DBR1/300Stirling Moss (GB)9:32.000143.559 km/h
Pole Positions:
Overall:3Ferrari 250 TR 59Jean Behra (F)9:37.400
Sports 2000:14Porsche 718 RSKBarth / de Beaufort9:40.500
Sports 1500:26Porsche 718 RSKvon Trips / Bonnier9:58.100
Sports 1100:46Lola Mk.1 ClimaxAshdown / Broadley10:11.600
Sports 750:49D.B. HBR4 PanhardBartholoni / Masson12:01.800
Grand Touring 3000:55Ferrari 250 GT LWB Berlinetta"Beurlys" / "Blary"10:53.300
Grand Touring 1600:74Porsche 356A CarreraHartzheim / Hartzheim10:25.100
Grand Touring 1300:80Alfa Romeo Giulietta SV ZagatoSchultze / Mahle11:10.900
Notes of interest:
Top makes by numbers:Porsche (20), Alfa Romeo (13), Ferrari (7), Lotus (6), Stanguellini (3), MG (3)
Top engines by numbers:Porsche (20), Alfa Romeo (13), Ferrari (7), Climax (7), Fiat (3), Jaguar (3), BMC (3)
Top car types by numbers:Alfa Romeo Giulietta Veloce (8), Porsche 356A Carrera (6), Porsche 718 RSK (5), Porsche 356 Carrera (5)
Driver nationalities:D (35), GB (30), B (18), USA (18), F (12), CH (8), I (4), S (3), P (2), RA (2)
Engine positions:front-engined (68%), rear-engined (21%), middle-engined (11%)
Average engine size:1743 cc
Oldest known drivers:Jack Fairman (46), Sepp Greger (45), Edgar Barth (42)
Youngest known drivers:Brian Naylor (0), Pedro Rodriguez (19), Hans Herrmann (21)
Woman drivers:Nadège Ferrier, Isabelle Haskell, Denise McCluggage

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