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Event: Second Annual Great Salt Lake Road RacesDate: 2.6.1957
Track: Salt Lake Airport (United States), 3.701 kmsOrganiser: Utah Region SCCA

Salt Lake [B+C+D+E]

Weather:unknown
Start time:unknown
Grid:unknown
Distance:30 laps
Attendance:unknown
Entered:unknown
Practiced:unknown
Started:16
Finished:15
Classified:15
Classes:StartClass
Class B - Modified11
Class C - Modified11
Class D - Modified33
Class E - Modified00
Class F - Modified11
Class G - Modified11
Class B - Production11
Class C - Production43
Class D - Production11
Class E - Production33
Race notes:
The race was shortened from 40 to 30 laps because of the danger of too much tyre wear on the rough asphalt course.
Pre-race sessions:
2 practice sessions held for a total of 90 minutes on 1/6
Winners:
Overall:11Ferrari 625 TRCJohn von Neumann
Class B - Modified:44Hagermann Super SpecialJohn Barneson
Class C - Modified:117Brennan BeastMerle Brennan
Class F - Modified:55Porsche 550 SpyderSam Weiss
Class G - Modified:46Lotus ElevenJim Hughes
Class B - Production:18Chevrolet CorvetteBob Knapp
Class C - Production:4Mercedes-Benz 300 SLBob Paul
Class D - Production:13Austin-Healey 100MRobert Frahm
Class E - Production:171AC Ace BristolJames Orr
Leaders:
laps 1-30:11Ferrari 625 TRCJohn von Neumann
Notes of interest:
Top makes by numbers:Mercedes-Benz (3), Ferrari (2), Austin-Healey (2), Triumph (2)
Top engines by numbers:Mercedes-Benz (3), Ferrari (2), BMC (2), Triumph (2)
Top car types by numbers:Mercedes-Benz 300 SL (3), Austin-Healey 100 (2), Triumph TR3 (2)
Driver nationalities:USA (17)
Engine positions:front-engined (93%), mid-engined (7%)
Oldest known drivers:Sam Weiss (33), Merle Brennan (30), Jim Hughes (27)
Youngest known drivers:Jim Hughes (27), Merle Brennan (30), Sam Weiss (33)

Official Race Programme:

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21 - Elva Mk VII S Lotus - Stanley Leong
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