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Event: Road America 500Date: 9.9.1962
Track: Road America, Elkhart Lake (United States), 6.437 kmsOrganiser: Chicago Region SCCA

Road America 500 Miles

Weather:sunny, dry, cool
Start time:unknown
Grid:unknown
Distance:500 miles
Attendance:34000
Entered:64
Practiced:unknown
Qualified:46
Started:44
Finished:unknown
Classified:23
Classes:StartClass
Class C - Modified146
Class D - Modified41
Class E - Modified65
Class F - Modified41
Class G - Modified1610
Winners:
Overall:4Chaparral 1 ChevroletHall / Sharp
Class D - Modified:41Lotus 19Causey / Causey
Class E - Modified:7Porsche 718 RS 61Donner / Sesslar
Class F - Modified:66Porsche 718 RS 60Hall / Carroll
Class G - Modified:37Lola Mk.1 ClimaxTweedale / Baptista
Pole Positions:
Overall:62Cooper Monaco T57 MaseratiWilliam Kimberly (USA)
Class C - Modified:26ScarabHarry Heuer (USA)
Notes of interest:
Top makes by numbers:Elva (9), Maserati (6), Ferrari (5), Lotus (5), Porsche (3), Lola (3), Jaguar (3)
Top engines by numbers:Chevrolet (6), Ferrari (5), Maserati (5), Porsche (4), Climax (4)
Top car types by numbers:Elva Mk V (5), Lola Mk.1 (3), Elva Mk VI (3), Lotus Eleven (3)
Driver nationalities:USA (90)
Team nationalities:USA (45)
Engine positions:front-engined (75%), mid-engined (25%)
Oldest known drivers:Briggs Cunningham (55), M. R. J. Wyllie (43), Walt Hansgen (43)
Youngest known drivers:Jerry Hansen (21), Skip Scott (21), Bob Hurt (23)
Female drivers:Edna Sherman, Margaret Wyllie

Official Race Programme:

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