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Event: 17th Annual Watkins Glen Sports Car Grand Prix WeekendDate: 28.6.1964
Track: Watkins Glen Grand Prix Course (United States), 3.701 kmsOrganiser: Glen Region SCCA

Watkins Glen Grand Prix

Weather:unknown
Start time:15:45
Grid:2-2-2
Distance:200 miles
Attendance:25000
Entered:37
Practiced:30
Qualified:30
Started:30
Finished:16
Classified:16
Classes:PractStartClass
Sports Over 2 Litres10106
Sports Under 2 Litres202010
Winners:
Overall:66Chaparral 2A ChevroletJim Hall
Sports Under 2 Litres:71Elva Mk VII S PorscheCharlie Hayes
Fastest Laps:
Overall:66Chaparral 2A ChevroletJim Hall (USA)1:22.200162.093 km/hlap 26
Sports Under 2 Litres:71Elva Mk VII S PorscheCharlie Hayes (USA)1:24.800157.185 km/hlap 57
Pole Positions:
Overall:66Chaparral 2A ChevroletJim Hall1:20.000166.712 km/h
Sports Under 2 Litres:71Elva Mk VII S PorscheCharlie Hayes1:25.600
Notes of interest:
Top makes by numbers:Elva (8), Cooper (4), Lotus (4), Chaparral (2), Shelby (2), Ferrari (2), Porsche (2), Genie (2)
Top engines by numbers:Ford (12), Porsche (8), Chevrolet (4), Climax (2), Ferrari (2)
Top car types by numbers:Elva Mk VII (8), Lotus 23 (4), Cooper Monaco (3)
Driver nationalities:USA (27)
Team nationalities:USA (28), CDN (2)
Engine positions:mid-engined (85%), front-engined (15%)
Average engine size:2665 cc
Oldest known drivers:Ken Miles (46), M. R. J. Wyllie (45), Bob Johnson (37)
Youngest known drivers:John Morton (22), Skip Scott (23), Peter Sachs (25)

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