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Event: 16th Annual Watkins Glen Sports Car Grand Prix WeekendDate: 30.6.1963
Track: Watkins Glen Grand Prix Course (United States), 3.701 kmsOrganiser: Glen Region SCCA

Watkins Glen Grand Prix

Weather:unknown
Start time:unknown
Grid:2-2-2
Distance:300 kilometres
Attendance:unknown
Entered:22
Practiced:22
Qualified:22
Started:22
Finished:12
Classified:12
Classes:PractStartClass
Over 2 Litres993
Under 2 Litres13139
Winners:
Overall:14Porsche 718 RS 61/62Bob Holbert
Over 2 Litres:98Shelby Cobra 289Ken Miles
Leaders:
laps 1-10:Chaparral 1 ChevroletSkip Hudson
laps 11-21:1Chaparral 1 ChevroletHarry Heuer
laps 22-82:Porsche 718 RS 61Bob Holbert
Fastest Laps:
Overall:1Chaparral 1 ChevroletHarry Heuer (USA)1:27.700151.777 km/h
Pole Positions:
Overall:14Porsche 718 RS 61/62Bob Holbert (USA)1:28.100151.278 km/h
Over 2 Litres:92Chaparral 1 ChevroletSkip Hudson1:28.600150.474 km/h
Notes of interest:
Top makes by numbers:Porsche (7), Ferrari (3), Lotus (3), Lister (2), Chaparral (2)
Top engines by numbers:Porsche (8), Chevrolet (4), Ferrari (3), Ford (2), Climax (2)
Top car types by numbers:Porsche 718 (7), Lotus 23 (2), Chaparral 1 (2)
Driver nationalities:USA (17), CDN (4)
Team nationalities:USA (15), CDN (3)
Engine positions:mid-engined (60%), front-engined (40%)
Oldest known drivers:Ken Miles (45), Wayne Kelly (28), John Cannon (26)
Youngest known drivers:Peter Sachs (24), John Cannon (26), Wayne Kelly (28)

Official Race Programme:

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