Event: International Formula Libre Grand Prix at Watkins GlenDate: 18.10.1959
Track: Watkins Glen Grand Prix Circuit (United States), 3.701 kmsOrganiser: United States Auto Club

Formula Libre Watkins Glen

(Race Results)

Pos.No.DriversCarEntrantLapsTimeDistanceKm/hReasonGr.
1st1Stirling MossCooper T51 ClimaxBritish Racing Partnership1002:47:44.000370.149 kms132.401F1
2nd21Ed JohnsonMidget - OffenhauserJerry Zello932:49:28.000121.876Midget
3rd132Harry EntwistleLotus 15 Climax922:49:31.000120.540Sports
4th5Tom GreatorexElva Mk III912:49:11.000119.462Sports
5th25Gaston AndreyMaserati 300S892:49:04.000116.903Sports
6th24Jiggs PetersMidget - Offenhauser892:49:12.000116.822Midget
7th20Bill RandallMidget - Offenhauser882:49:05.000116.275Midget
8th72Sy KabackLotus862:45:10.000115.647DNFSports
9th42Bob McLainMidget - Offenhauser852:47:44.000112.558Midget
10th15Ed LeavensElva FJr.812:49:54.000154.159FJr.
11th194Robert KahmerLotus Mark X Bristol772:47:52.000101.871Sports
12th9Boyle / GrimaldiJaguar D-typeJoe Grimaldi762:48:54.00099.940Sports
13th77Shaffer / MartinMidget - Offenhauser712:48:38.00093.503Midget
14th58Bob HarkeyMidget - Offenhauser622:48:59.00081.481Midget

Did not finish:

No.DriversCarEntrantLapsTimeDistanceKm/hReasonGr.
140Bob HolbertPorsche 718 RSK28GearboxSports
10Paul O'SheaSadler18EngineSports
71Vic MeinhardtPorsche 550 RS16DNFSports
2Bud MartinMidget - Riley7DNFMidget
3E. ShafferMidget - Offenhauser2DNFMidget
6ATony BonadiesMidget - Offenhauser2DNFMidget
39Herb SwanFerrari 166 MM Offenhauser2DNFSports
138James FlynnFerrari 212 Export0DNFSports

Did not start:

No.DriversCarEntrantReasonGr.
6Roger PenskePorsche 718 RSKHarry BlanchardIllness in familySports

Entered cars that did not arrive:

No.DriversCarEntrantReasonGr.
11Jo BonnierMaserati 250FCar not availableF1
49George ConstantineAston Martin DBR2EngineSports
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