Event: Second National Palm Springs Championship Road RaceDate: 3.11.1957
Track: Palm Springs (United States), 4.667 kmsOrganiser: Los Angeles Region SCCA

SCCA National Palm Springs - Sports over 1500 cc

(Race Results)

Pos.No.DriversCarEntrantLapsTimeDistanceKm/hPos.Gr.
1st98Carroll ShelbyMaserati 450SJohn Edgar301:06:47.000135.185 kms121.5061stCM
2nd70Max BalchowskyBuick Special301:06:54.0001stBM
3rd125Pete LovelyFerrari 500 TRFred Armbruster301:06:59.0001stEM
4th59Bob OkerAston Martin DB3S301:07:39.5001stDM
5th8Jack McAfeeFerrari 857 SStan Sugarman301:08:03.0002ndCM
6th211Richie GintherFerrari 410 SportJohn Edgar301:08:09.0003rdCM
7th30Paul O'SheaMercedes-Benz 300 SL Roadster291:06:57.0002ndDM
8th66Jim HallMaserati 200SI291:07:17.0002ndEM
9th69Bob DrakeFerrari 375 PlusFrank Arciero291:09:03.0004thCM
10th53John BarnesonAston Martin DB3SRod Carveth291:09:06.0003rdDM
11th196Bill LoveAston Martin281:07:39.0004thDM
12th54Rod CarvethAston Martin DB3SRod Carveth281:09:32.0005thDM
13th23John TimanusLotus Mark VIII251:07:10.0003rdEM

Did not finish:

No.DriversCarEntrantLapsTimeDistanceKm/hReasonGr.
11John von NeumannFerrari 625 TRCAccelerationDM
94James SmithFerrari 166 MMFlat tyreEM
199Louis YatesFerrari 500 Mondial CorvetteRear endCM

Did not start:

No.DriversCarEntrantReasonGr.
4Jack GrahamAston Martin DB3S ChevroletJack GrahamCM
62Walter RoachBMW-Veritas RS FiatOverheatingEM
149Bob BondurantTriumph TR2Piston in qualifying heatDM
172Mickey ThompsonKurtis 500 X2Axle in qualifying heatBM

Entered cars that did not arrive:

No.DriversCarEntrantReasonGr.
1Eric HauserZidar SpecialCM
9Tracy BirdPorsche 1600EM
38Jack BatesFerrari 750 MonzaDM
144J. E. RoseMaserati 300SDM
162Johnny RogellFord ThunderbirdCM
176Terry HallTalbot GSCM
299Bruce DanielsonFerrari 500 MondialEM
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