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Event: Date: 24.5.1959
Track: Piccolo Circuito delle Madonie (Italy), 72.000 kmsOrganiser: unknown

Targa Florio

Weather:warm, dry; rain at finish
Start time:unknown
Grid:unknown
Distance:14 laps
Attendance:unknown
Entered:59
Practiced:58
Qualified:52
Started:52
Finished:23
Classified:21
Classes:PractStartClass
Sports 300033
Sports 2000773
Sports 1500542
Sports 1100884
Sports 750653
Grand Touring +2600221
Grand Touring 2600872
Grand Touring 130014136
Grand Touring 750531
Winners:
Overall:112Porsche 718 RSKBarth / Seidel
Sports 2000:134Maserati A6GCS/53Boffa / Drogo
Sports 1100:84Osca S1100Bini / Mantovani
Sports 750:50Osca S750Leonardi / Tinazzo
Grand Touring +2600:120Ferrari 250 GT LWB BerlinettaLa Pira / Siracusa
Grand Touring 2600:102Porsche 356A Carreravon Hanstein / Pucci
Grand Touring 1300:38Alfa Romeo Giulietta Sprint Veloce Zagato"Sepe" / Davis / Sannino
Grand Touring 750:8Fiat-Abarth 750 ZagatoCarini / Prinoth
Fastest Laps:
Overall:130Porsche 718 RSKJo Bonnier (S)43:11.600100.015 km/h
Notes of interest:
Top makes by numbers:Alfa Romeo (11), Osca (9), Ferrari (8), Porsche (7), Fiat (6)
Top engines by numbers:Alfa Romeo (11), Fiat (10), Osca (9), Ferrari (8), Porsche (7)
Top car types by numbers:Alfa Romeo Giulietta Sprint Veloce Zagato (6), Osca MT4 (5), Alfa Romeo Giulietta Sprint Veloce (4), Fiat 8V (4)
Driver nationalities:I (81), D (10), F (8), GB (4), B (2), USA (2)
Most used colours:darker (23%), red (20%), dark (20%), silver (13%), lighter (11%), light (4%)
Engine positions:front-engined (84%), mid-engined (10%), rear-engined (6%)
Average engine size:1475 cc
Oldest known drivers:Huschke von Hanstein (48), Gaspare Cavaliere (43), Edgar Barth (42)
Youngest known drivers:Hans Herrmann (21), Ludovico Scarfiotti (26), Nino Vaccarella (26)
Woman drivers:Ada Pace, Anna Maria Peduzzi

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