Event: 8th Annual International Sports Car Grand Prix at Watkins GlenDate: 17.9.1955
Track: Watkins Glen Grand Prix Race Course (United States), 7.403 kmsOrganiser: unknown

Watkins Glen Grand Prix

(Race Results)

Pos.No.DriversCarEntrantLapsTimeDistanceKm/hPos.Gr.
1st60Sherwood JohnstonJaguar D-typeBriggs S. Cunningham221:14:05.000162.866 kms130.6791stCM
2nd10Bill SpearMaserati 300SW. C. Spear221:14:24.600130.5181stDM
3rd16Bill LloydMaserati 300SWilliam B. Lloyd221:15:45.000129.3912ndDM
4th22Richard LyethFerrari 250 MM VignaleJ. M. R. Lyeth, Jr.3rdDM
5th44Duncan BlackFerrari 375 MMDuncan Black2ndCM
6th210Preston GrayFerrari 340 Mexico SpyderPreston Gray3rdCM
7th19Charles MoranCunningham C4-RCharles Moran, Jr.1stBM
8th8Fred WackerCunningham C4-RKCharles Moran, Jr.2ndBM
9th87Walt HansgenAustin-Healey 100SGeorge Bortin4thDM
10th176John SinclairJaguar Special CadillacCoby Whitmore & John C. Sinclair3rdBM
11th69Traver McKennaAustin-Healey 100STraver H. McKenna, Jr.5thDM
12th38Fred AllenAustin-Healey 100SJackie Cooper6thDM
13th45William BrewsterAustin-Healey 100SWilliam Brewster7thDM
14th24Bob WittkeAustin-Healey 100SRobert A. Wittke8thDM
15th203Alan MillarAustin-Healey 100SAlan R. M. Millar9thDM
16th54Hal UllrichExcalibur JBrooks Stevens4thBM

Did not finish:

No.DriversCarEntrantLapsTimeDistanceKm/hReasonGr.
56Brooks StevensExcalibur JBrooks StevensDNF
110Jim FergussonAustin-Healey 100SJim FergusonDNF
119A. PhillipsAustin-Healey SpecialH. (Bud) AmblerDNF
220George HarrisAllard J2 CadillacGeorge R. Harris, IIIDNF
59John Gordon BennettMaserati 300SBriggs S. Cunningham16DNF

Did not start:

No.DriversCarEntrantReasonGr.
225Bernie KousarFerrari 250 MMBernard Kousar & Robert Publicker

Entered cars that did not arrive:

No.DriversCarEntrantReasonGr.
3Luigi ChinettiFerrari 750 MonzaLuigi ChinettiNot known if ran
5Jim KimberlyFerrari 121 LMJames H. KimberlyNot known if ran
6Ed LunkenFerrari 340 MMEdmund P. LunkenNot known if ran
14Ted BoyntonMaserati A6GCSTed BoyntonNot known if ran
17Jack EnsleyKurtis KraftJack R. EnsleyNot known if ran
58Briggs CunninghamCunningham C6-R OffenhauserBriggs S. CunninghamNot known if ran
70Jack CrusoeJaguar C-typeJack CrusoeNot known if ran
147Jack DouglasJaguar C-typeJack DouglasNot known if ran
159Peter TemplarJaguar D-typeEcurie TortueNot known if ran
171Howard HivelyFerrari 375 PlusHoward HivelyNot known if ran
182Tom FriedmannMaserati A6GCSThomas A. FriedmannNot known if ran
191Ed DroeschJaguar XK120 MEdward F. DroeschNot known if ranCM
209David DarrinDarrinDavid DarrinNot known if ran
244Ferrari 750 MonzaAllen GuibersonNot known if ran
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