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Programme Cover - Watkins Glen Grand Prix - Collier Brothers Memorial 1955
Event: 8th Annual International Sports Car Grand Prix at Watkins GlenDate: 17.9.1955
Track: Watkins Glen Grand Prix Race Course (USA), 7.403 kmsDistance: 11 lapsAttendance: 100000

Watkins Glen Grand Prix - Collier Brothers Memorial

Start time: unknown; Grid: 2-2-2; Weather: sunny, breezy, dry

Entered: 51

Practiced: unknown

Started: 45

Classified: 25

Class F - Production (FP) : CL:7

Class G - Production (GP) : CL:18

Entry List
Entry List - Watkins Glen Grand Prix - Collier Brothers Memorial 1955
Photos by courtesy of: Bob Slater (6) and Dan McBride (2)
Race added to RSC Photo Gallery: 13/02/2019 Last photo update on this page: 13/02/2019
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126126 - HRG - Robert E. RicherHRG - 1496 cc N/AFP
Robert E. Richer (USA)Cycle-wing open bodywork
Front-engined
Driven by: Robert Richer (USA)Result: 8th
Grid:
Colours: dark green
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 13/02/2019Photo by courtesy of: Bob Slater
150150 - MG TF 1500 - Richard L. NashMG TF 1500 # - MG XPEG L4 2v OHV 1466 cc N/AFP
Richard L. Nash (USA)Open bodywork with separated mudguards
Front-engined
Driven by: Dick Nash (USA)Result: 3rd (0 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 3rd
Colours: white
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 13/02/2019Photo by courtesy of: Bob Slater
158158 - MG TD - Harry A. Logan, Jr.MG TD - MG XPAG L4 2v OHV 1250 cc N/AGP
Harry A. Logan, Jr. (USA)Open bodywork with separated mudguards
Front-engined
Driven by: Harry Logan (USA)Result: 18th
Grid:
Colours: red
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 13/02/2019Photo by courtesy of: Dan McBride
227227 - MG TD - Gus O. EhrmanMG TD - MG XPAG L4 2v OHV 1250 cc N/AGP
Gus O. Ehrman (USA)Open bodywork with separated mudguards
Front-engined
Driven by: Gus Ehrman (USA)Result: 13th
Grid:
Colours: white
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 13/02/2019Photo by courtesy of: Bob Slater
245245 - MG TF 1500 - Maj. M. A. CappielloMG TF 1500 # - MG XPEG L4 2v OHV 1466 cc N/AFP
Maj. M. A. Cappiello (USA)Open bodywork with separated mudguards
Front-engined
Driven by: M. A. Cappiello (USA)Result: 5th
Grid:
Colours: green
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 13/02/2019Photo by courtesy of: Bob Slater
No photos available:
31The car is not available on a photoMG TD # - MG XPAG L4 2v OHV 1250 cc N/AGP
Clement F. Boehler (USA)-
Front-engined
Driven by: Clement Boehler (USA)Result: did not finish
Grid:
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
37The car is not available on a photoMG TF 1500 - MG XPEG L4 2v OHV 1466 cc N/AFP
Neil A. Stewart (USA)-
Front-engined
Driven by: Neil Stewart (USA)Result: did not finish
Grid:
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
40The car is not available on a photoMG TC - MG XPAG L4 2v OHV 1250 cc N/AGP
H. B. Williamson (USA)-
Front-engined
Driven by: H. B. Williamson (USA)Result: did not finish
Grid:
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
41The car is not available on a photoMG TF - MG XPAG L4 2v OHV 1250 cc N/AGP
Dickson Werner (USA)-
Front-engined
Driven by: Dickson Werner (USA)Result: 19th
Grid:
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
42The car is not available on a photoMG TF # - MG XPAG L4 2v OHV 1250 cc N/AGP
Robert Holbert (USA)Open bodywork with separated mudguards
Front-engined
Driven by: Bob Holbert (USA)Result: 7th
Grid: 17th
Colours: dark
Tyres: unknown
46The car is not available on a photoMG TF - MG XPAG L4 2v OHV 1250 cc N/AGP
Samuel P. Douglass (USA)-
Front-engined
Driven by: Sam Douglass (USA)Result: did not finish
Grid:
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
51The car is not available on a photoMG TF - MG XPAG L4 2v OHV 1250 cc N/AGP
Sach Masumoto (USA)-
Front-engined
Driven by: Sach Masumoto (USA)Result: 20th
Grid:
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
68The car is not available on a photoMG TF 1500 # - MG XPEG L4 2v OHV 1466 cc N/AFP
Goodwin Stoddard (USA)-
Front-engined
Driven by: Goodwin Stoddard (USA)Result: did not finish
Grid:
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
72The car is not available on a photoMG TF 1500 - MG XPEG L4 2v OHV 1466 cc N/AFP
Gene Greenspun (USA)-
Front-engined
Driven by: Gene Greenspun (USA)Result: did not finish
Grid:
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
76The car is not available on a photoMG TD Mk II - MG XPAG L4 2v OHV 1250 cc N/AGP
Raymond H. Henley (USA)-
Front-engined
Driven by: Ray Henley (USA)Result: did not finish
Grid:
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
78The car is not available on a photoVW Type 1 - VW 1192 cc N/AGP
Harry Hermann (USA)-
-
Driven by: Harry Hermann (USA)Result: 23rd
Grid:
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
86The car is not available on a photoMG TF 1500 # - MG XPEG L4 2v OHV 1460 cc N/AFP
David L. Herson (USA)-
Front-engined
Driven by: Joe Herson (USA)Result: did not finish
Grid:
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
91The car is not available on a photoMG TF - MG XPAG L4 2v OHV 1250 cc N/AGP
Foxy Carter (USA)-
Front-engined
Driven by: Foxy Carter (USA)Result: 16th
Grid:
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
97The car is not available on a photoVW Type 1 - VW 1192 cc N/AGP
Ralph B. Wilson, Jr. (USA)-
-
Driven by: Ralph Wilson (USA)Result: 25th
Grid:
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
114The car is not available on a photoMG TD Mk II # - MG XPAG L4 2v OHV 1250 cc N/AGP
Robert C. Davidson (USA)-
Front-engined
Driven by: Robert C. Davidson (USA)Result: 17th
Grid:
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
116The car is not available on a photoMG TF 1500 # - MG XPEG L4 2v OHV 1466 cc N/AFP
Oakleigh Robinson (USA)Open bodywork with separated mudguards
Front-engined
Driven by: Oakleigh Robinson (USA)Result: winner - (101.711 kph)
Grid: 7th
Colours: darker (+lilght)
Tyres: unknown
121The car is not available on a photoMG TF - MG XPAG L4 2v OHV 1250 cc N/AGP
Richard P. Price (USA)-
Front-engined
Driven by: Richard Price (USA)Result: did not finish
Grid:
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
123The car is not available on a photoMG TD - MG XPAG L4 2v OHV 1250 cc N/AGP
Al Allin (USA)-
Front-engined
Driven by: Al Allin (USA)Result: did not finish
Grid:
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
129The car is not available on a photoMG TC # - MG XPAG L4 2v OHV 1250 cc N/AGP
Charles R. Ellmers (USA)-
Front-engined
Driven by: Charles Ellmers (USA)Result: did not finish
Grid:
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
138The car is not available on a photoMG TD - MG XPAG L4 2v OHV 1250 cc N/AGP
Robert C. Thomas (USA)-
Front-engined
Driven by: Bob Thomas (USA)Result: did not finish
Grid:
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
149The car is not available on a photoMG TD # - MG XPAG L4 2v OHV 1250 cc N/AGP
Ted Jayne (USA)-
Front-engined
Driven by: Ted Jayne (USA)Result: 11th
Grid:
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
153The car is not available on a photoMG TD - MG XPAG L4 2v OHV 1250 cc N/AGP
Ronald H. McConnell (USA)-
Front-engined
Driven by: Ronald McConnell (USA)Result: 12th
Grid:
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
156The car is not available on a photoMG TF 1500 - MG XPEG L4 2v OHV 1486 cc N/AFP
Thomas Fitzsimmons (USA)-
Front-engined
Driven by: Thomas Fitzsimmons (USA)Result: 15th
Grid:
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
160The car is not available on a photoVW Type 1 - VW 1192 cc N/AGP
Clinton C. Wells (USA)-
-
Driven by: Clinton Wells (USA)Result: 24th
Grid:
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
165The car is not available on a photoVW Type 1 - VW 1192 cc N/AGP
David Findlay (USA)-
-
Driven by: David Findlay (USA)Result: 22nd
Grid:
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
169The car is not available on a photoMG TF 1500 # - MG XPEG L4 2v OHV 1466 cc N/AFP
David L. Lewis (USA)-
Front-engined
Driven by: David Lewis (USA)Result: did not finish
Grid:
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
170The car is not available on a photoMG TF # - MG XPAG L4 2v OHV 1250 cc N/AGP
William R. Long (USA)-
Front-engined
Driven by: William Long (USA)Result: did not finish
Grid:
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
175The car is not available on a photoMG TF 1500 - MG XPEG L4 2v OHV 1466 cc N/AFP
'Nick' Ryder (USA)-
Front-engined
Driven by: Nick Ryder (USA)Result: 14th
Grid: 10th
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
179The car is not available on a photoMG TC # - MG XPAG L4 2v OHV 1250 cc N/AGP
Robert W. Brown (USA)-
Front-engined
Driven by: Robert W. Brown (USA)Result: 9th
Grid:
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
189The car is not available on a photoMG TD Mk II - MG XPAG L4 2v OHV 1250 cc N/AGP
Dale Smith (USA)-
Front-engined
Driven by: Dale Smith (USA)Result: did not finish
Grid:
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
192The car is not available on a photoMG TD - MG 1366 cc N/AFM
(USA)-
Front-engined
Driven by: Dick Kuehner (USA)Result: did not finish
Grid:
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
193The car is not available on a photoMG TC #6113 - MG XPAG L4 2v OHV 1272 cc N/AGP
Frank W. Baptista (USA)-
Front-engined
Driven by: Frank Baptista (USA)Result: 4th
Grid:
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
194The car is not available on a photoMG TC - MG XPAG L4 2v OHV 1250 cc N/AGP
George F. Valentine (USA)-
Front-engined
Driven by: George Valentine (USA)Result: 10th
Grid:
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
205The car is not available on a photoMG TF 1500 - MG XPEG L4 2v OHV 1466 cc N/AFP
Henry J. Dahl (USA)-
Front-engined
Driven by: Henry J. Dahl (USA)Result: 6th
Grid:
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
211The car is not available on a photoMG TF # - MG XPAG L4 2v OHV 1250 cc N/AGP
Ralph L. Durbin (USA)-
Front-engined
Driven by: Ralph Durbin (USA)Result: did not finish
Grid:
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
214The car is not available on a photoMG TD - MG XPAG L4 2v OHV 1250 cc N/AGP
Harry L. Keeler, Jr. (USA)-
Front-engined
Driven by: Harry Keeler (USA)Result: 21st
Grid:
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
218The car is not available on a photoMG TC #10087 - MG XPAG L4 2v OHV 1250 cc N/AGP
Henry Willard (USA)-
Front-engined
Driven by: Henry Willard (USA)Result: 2nd 1st in GP (0 laps behind the winner)
Grid:
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
228The car is not available on a photoMG TF 1500 - MG XPEG L4 2v OHV 1466 cc N/AFP
Fred Windridge (USA)-
Front-engined
Driven by: Fred Windridge (USA)Result: did not finish
Grid:
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
238The car is not available on a photoMG TD - MG XPAG L4 2v OHV 1250 cc N/AGP
Milton S. S. Cooper (USA)-
Front-engined
Driven by: Milton Cooper (USA)Result: did not finish
Grid:
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
247The car is not available on a photoMG TF 1500 # - MG XPEG L4 2v OHV 1466 cc N/AFP
Stephen V. Spitler (USA)-
Front-engined
Driven by: Stephen Spitler (USA)Result: did not finish
Grid: 5th
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
If you have a picture of any car that is missing in the gallery or you might have a better photo, please, do not hesitate to get in touch with us.
Entered cars that did not arrive:
107The car did not arriveMG TD - MG XPAG L4 2v OHV 1250 cc N/AGP
Harry G. Constant (USA)-
Front-engined
Drivers listed: Harry Constant (USA)Result: did not arrive
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
135The car did not arriveHRG # - 1497 cc N/AFP
John Decker Wherry (USA)-
-
Drivers listed: Jack Wherry (USA)Result: did not arrive
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
168The car did not arriveMG TD - MG XPAG L4 2v OHV 1250 cc N/AGP
Rowland D. H. Keith & W. P. Cannon (USA)-
Front-engined
Drivers listed: CannonResult: did not arrive
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
199The car did not arriveMG TC # - MG XPAG L4 2v OHV 1250 cc N/AGP
James S. Miller (USA)-
Front-engined
Drivers listed: James Miller (USA)Result: did not arrive
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
232The car did not arriveMG TC # - MG XPAG L4 2v OHV 1250 cc N/AGP
Joseph G. Dodge, Jr. (USA)-
Front-engined
Drivers listed: Joseph Dodge (USA)Result: did not arrive
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
233The car did not arriveMG TC - MG XPAG L4 2v OHV 1250 cc N/AGP
H. Pitt Kinsolving (USA)-
Front-engined
Drivers listed: H. Pitt Kinsolving (USA)Result: did not arrive
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
239The car did not arriveMG TD - MG XPAG L4 2v OHV 1250 cc N/AGP
Walter R. Hoover (USA)-
Front-engined
Drivers listed: Walter Hoover (USA)Result: did not arrive
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
More photos from this race:
Photos by: Bob Slater (2) and Dan McBride (1)
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