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Event: Sebring 12-Hour Florida International Grand Prix of Endurance for the Alitalia CupDate: 24.3.1962
Track: Sebring (United States), 8.369 kmsOrganiser: unknown

Sebring 12 Hours

Weather:warm, cloudy
Start time:unknown
Grid:Le Mans start per engine size
Distance:12 hours
Attendance:unknown
Entered:83
Practiced:71
Qualified:71
Started:65
Finished:37
Classified:37
Classes:PractStartClass
Class Proto 13 - Exp/Proto 4000552
Class SP 11 & 12 - Sports 30001093
Class SP 8 & 9 - Sports 1600332
Class SP 6 & 7 - Sports 1150761
Class SP 5 - Sports 850433
Class GT 14 & 15 - Grand Touring +4000774
Class GT 13 - Grand Touring 4000111
Class GT 11 & 12 - Grand Touring 3000765
Class GT 10 - Grand Touring 2000221
Class GT 9 - Grand Touring 1600171610
Class GT 7 & 8 - Grand Touring 1300875
Pre-race sessions:
3 practice sessions held for a total of 390 minutes on 21-22/3
Winners:
Overall:23Ferrari 250 TRI/61Bonnier / Bianchi
Class Proto 13 - Exp/Proto 4000:10Chaparral 1 ChevroletSharp / Hall / Hissom / Daigh
Class SP 8 & 9 - Sports 1600:59Porsche 718 RS 60Wuesthoff / Rand / Jennings
Class SP 6 & 7 - Sports 1150:76Fiat-Abarth 850 SThiele / Guichet
Class SP 5 - Sports 850:79Osca S 750Gordon / Bentley
Class GT 14 & 15 - Grand Touring +4000:2Chevrolet CorvetteBlack / Wyllie
Class GT 13 - Grand Touring 4000:14Jaguar E-typeCunningham / Fitch
Class GT 11 & 12 - Grand Touring 3000:24Ferrari 250 GTOHill / Gendebien
Class GT 9 - Grand Touring 1600:48Porsche 356B Carrera Abarth GTLHolbert / Gurney
Class GT 7 & 8 - Grand Touring 1300:63Alfa Romeo Giulietta Sprint ZagatoSwanson / Durant / Richardson
Leaders:
laps 1-19?:26Ferrari 250 TRI/61Innes Ireland
laps 20?-35:34Ferrari Dino 246 SPPedro Rodriguez
laps 36-?:21Cooper Monaco T57 MaseratiBruce McLaren
laps 3rd-4th:26Ferrari 250 TRI/61Stirling Moss
lap 5th:34Ferrari Dino 246 SPRodriguez
laps 6th-7th:26Ferrari 250 TRI/61Stirling Moss
laps 8th-206:23Ferrari 250 TRI/61
Fastest Laps:
Overall:34Ferrari Dino 246 SPPedro Rodriguez (MEX)3:12.400156.584 km/hlap 28
Notes of interest:
Top makes by numbers:Ferrari (11), Porsche (7), Chevrolet (7), Alfa Romeo (5), Sunbeam (4)
Top engines by numbers:Ferrari (11), Chevrolet (9), Porsche (7), BMC (7), Alfa Romeo (5)
Top car types by numbers:Chevrolet Corvette (7), Ferrari 250 GT (4), Porsche 356 (4), Sunbeam Alpine (4)
Driver nationalities:USA (104), GB (10), I (7), MEX (3), CDN (3), B (2), F (2), PR (2)
Most used colours:white (35%), red (27%), blue (14%), silver (12%), light (4%)
Engine positions:front-engined (75%), mid-engined (17%), rear-engined (8%)
Average engine size:2359 cc
Oldest known drivers:Briggs Cunningham (55), Jocko Maggiacomo (48), Edgar Barth (45)
Youngest known drivers:Peter Ryan (20), Ricardo Rodriguez (20), Pedro Rodriguez (22)
Female drivers:Allen Eager, Denise McCluggage

Official Race Programme:

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