Event: 7th Annual Pebble Beach National Championship Sports Car Road RacesDate: 22.4.1956
Track: Pebble Beach Course (United States), 3.380 kmsOrganiser: San Francisco Region SCCA

Pebble Beach - Modified under 1500 cc

(Race Results)

Pos.No.DriversCarEntrantLapsDistanceKm/hPos.Gr.
1st188Jack McAfeePorsche 550 SpyderJohn Edgar48160.934 kms114.1031stFM
2nd118Jean Pierre KunstlePorsche 550 SpyderAlbert Hosking2ndFM
3rd55Sam WeissPorsche 550 SpyderSamuel Weiss3rdFM
4th125Pete LovelyCooper - PorschePete Lovely4thFM
5th169John PorterPorsche 550 SpyderMenagerie Aardvark5thFM
6th159William EschrichLotus - PorscheDr. William Eschrich6thFM
7th104John HudsonPorsche 550 SpyderJohn Hudson7thFM
8th140Jack DuncanMG SpecialFrancis Lederer8thFM
9th12Eldon BeaglePorsche 550 SpyderEldon Beagle9thFM
10th56Troy McHenryPorsche 550 SpyderTroy McHenry10thFM
11th9Bill DavidOscaWilliam B. David11thFM
12th6John FoxCooper T39 ClimaxJohn Fox1stGM
13th7Harry BantaCooper - ClimaxReno Racing Team2ndGM
14th75W. R. TurnerPorsche 550 SpyderW. R. Turner12thFM
15th154Harry EyerlyCrosley SpecialHarry Eyerly1stHM
16th16Jack AndersonMG SpecialJack Anderson13thFM
17th37Don MillerCrosley SpecialDon Miller2ndHM
18th209Ted StandersMG Special14thFM
19th89Edward BoydMG SpecialDr. Edward Boyd3rdGM
20th73Perry PeronPanhardPerry Peron4thGM
21st78Robert HolbrookCrosley SpecialR. K. Holbrook3rdHM
22nd18Vale WrightRenaultVale Wright4thHM
23rd132R. W. KastnerMG SpecialR. W. Kastner5thGM

Did not finish:

No.DriversCarEntrantLapsDistanceKm/hReasonGr.
17James OrrDevin - PanhardJames A. OrrDevon troublesHM
35John P. YoungYoung SpecialDr. John P. YoungDNFHM
53Sal TeranKnight - MorettiSal TeranAccidentHM
117Chick LesonOscaChick LesonDNFFM
148William Hewitt, Jr.MG TDDNFFM
152Jay ChamberlainLotusJack BurbidgePlugs fouledGM
155Peter TalbotVW SpecialPeter TalbotDNFGM
196Robert DuganSinger SpecialOff courseFM
198Tip BlumeCrosley SpecialTip BlumeDNFHM
211Richie GintherPorsche 550 SpyderJohn von NeumannDNFFM
176Ernie McAfeeOsca 1500Ernie McAfee17DistributorFM

Entered cars that did not arrive:

No.DriversCarEntrantReasonGr.
32Gary LaughlinLotusGary LaughlinGM
67Ben BrownAbarth - OscaBen BrownGM
71Art BunkerPorsche 550 SpyderArthur Bunker, Jr.FM
77Mike MarshallPorscheMichael MarshallFM
86Temple BuellAbarthTemple BuellGM
121Fritz WarrenWarren SpecialFritz WarrenHM
124R. E. KnievelVW SpecialR. E. KnievelFM
166Chet HelmVW SpecialDave RasmussenGM
168Pete Van LawCrosley SpecialPeter Van LawHM
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