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Event: 6th Annual International Bahamas Speed WeeksDate: 6.12.1959
Track: Oakes Field Course, Nassau (Bahamas), 7.242 kmsOrganiser: Automobile Club Bahamas

Nassau Trophy Race

Non championship race
Weather:unknown
Start time:unknown
Grid:Le Mans start
Distance:220 miles
Attendance:unknown
Entered:unknown
Practiced:unknown
Started:66
Finished:unknown
Race notes:
Race stopped in lap 49 due to darkness.
Winners:
Overall:49Aston Martin DBR2/420George Constantine
Pole Positions:
Overall:3Aston Martin DBR2/420Stirling Moss (GB)
Notes of interest:
Top makes by numbers:Ferrari (13), Porsche (11), Lotus (11), Maserati (7), Austin-Healey (4)
Top engines by numbers:Ferrari (12), Porsche (11), Maserati (10), Chevrolet (7), Climax (6)
Top car types by numbers:Porsche 718 (8), Lotus 15 (5), Lotus Eleven (5)
Driver nationalities:USA (54), GB (3), MEX (2), S (2)
Team nationalities:USA (56), GB (5)
Engine positions:front-engined (77%), mid-engined (15%), rear-engined (8%)
Oldest known drivers:Loyal Katskee (45), George Constantine (41), Roy Salvadori (37)
Youngest known drivers:Ricardo Rodriguez (17), Pedro Rodriguez (19), Jim Hall (24)
Female drivers:Marion Lowe, Denise McCluggage, Josie von Neumann

Official Race Programme:

CoverEntry ListScheduleTrack Map
Programme Cover - Nassau Trophy Race 1959Entry List - Nassau Trophy Race 1959Schedule of events is not available.Track Map - Nassau Trophy Race 1959
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