Event: Road America 500Date: 12.9.1959
Track: Road America, Elkhart Lake (United States), 6.437 kmsOrganiser: Chicago Region SCCA

SCCA National Road America [GP+HP+IP+JP+HM]

(Race Results)

Pos.No.DriversCarEntrantLapsDistanceKm/hPos.Gr.
1st65Briggs CunninghamOsca 750Briggs Cunningham30193.121 kms117.7561stHM
2nd9Ed WalshWalshEdward J. Walsh, Jr.2ndHM
3rd76Oliver SchmidtOscaOliver C. Schmidt3rdHM
4th78Bill WuesthoffAlfa Romeo GiuliettaWilliam Wuesthoff1stGP
5th28Jim EichenlaubOsca 187SAl Chamberlin4thHM
6th1Chuck StoddardAlfa Romeo Giulietta SpyderC. A. Stoddard2ndGP
7th91Ralph ScottAlfa Romeo Giulietta Super SpyderGeorge Ralph Scott3rdGP
8th12Rudy WollerAlfa Romeo GiuliettaRudy Woller4thGP
9th64Joel JacobsAlfa Romeo SpecialJoel H. Jacobs5thGP
10th75Jules FurthAlfa Romeo Giulietta Spyder VeloceJules Furth6thGP
11th87Earl UhrAlfa Romeo Giulietta Super SpyderErnst F. Ruffini7thGP
12th79Gary A. GeislerAlfa Romeo Giulietta VeloceGary A. Geisler8thGP
13th81Jim HaynesFiat-Abarth5thHM
14th24Brooks RobinsonFiat-Abarth Coupe Twin CamBrooks M. Robinson6thHM
15th55Park SnyderAlfa Romeo Giulietta VeloceParke M. Snyder9thGP
16th69H. M. TardifAlfa Romeo GiuliettaDr. H. M. Tardif10thGP
17th74Clem JohnsonAlfa Romeo Giulietta SpyderClem Johnson11thGP
18th23Carl SchmidtPorsche 356 Super 1300Carl G. Schmidt12thGP
19th83Paul RichardsFiat-Abarth1stIP
20th85Charles CallananFiat-Abarth2ndIP
21st18Bruce TownsendTXPBruce D. Townsend7thHM
22nd32Al BeasleySiata SpyderAlvin Beasley8thHM
23rd22Arthur SubberraAustin-Healey SpriteArthur W. Subberra1stHP
24th14Paul MeyersFibersportPaul W. Meyers9thHM
25th37Joseph BlaserTurnerStillman Edgington2ndHP
26th72Waverly ParrisBerkeleyWaverly V. Parris3rdJP>IP
27th44John DegenfordAustin-Healey SpriteJohn Degenford3rdHP
28th29Norman BradleyFiat-Abarth ZagatoNorman C. C. Bradley4thIP
29th3Derr AndrlikBerkeleyDerr L. Andrlik5thJP>IP
30th57Harvey SeelCrosley10thHM

Not classified:

No.DriversCarEntrantLapsDistanceKm/hReasonGr.
62Walt HansgenStanguellini Formula JuniorBriggs CunninghamFJr.

Did not finish:

No.DriversCarEntrantLapsDistanceKm/hReasonGr.
2Mark DoyneTurnerMark DoyneDNFHP
7Paul LelandAlfa Romeo Giulietta Spyder VelocePaul M. LelandDNFGP
8Johnny WalkerAlfa Romeo Giulietta Super SpyderJohnny WalkerDNFGP
11Roger SimonettiAlfa Romeo Giulietta VeloceRoger SimonetteDNFGP
16Jay GranthamAlfa Romeo Giulietta VeloceJay S. GranthamDNFGP
19Art AbrahamsMorettiArthur AbrahamsDNFHM
26Ronald DowSaab SpecialRonald Lee DowDNFHM
33Frank IsaacsonErma SpecialFrank Y. IsaacsonDNFHM
47Larry ToppelAustin-Healey SpriteLarry ToppelDNFHP
59Michael ClearyClearyMichael M. ClearyDNFHM
77Paul CoffieldC.F.M. RamrodPaul CoffieldDNFHM
82Ray CuomoFiat-AbarthDNFHM
84Roger PenskeFiat-AbarthDNFIP
98Martin TannerMartin T Saab SpecialMartin W. TannerDNFHM

Entered cars that did not arrive:

No.DriversCarEntrantReasonGr.
4James G. SmithAlfa Romeo Giulietta VeloceJames G. SmithGP
25Bob MajorMajor JabroRobert MajorHM
39George SquireBerkeleyGeorge SquireJP
41Anton SticaAustin-Healey SpriteAnton V. SticaHP
45Al CervenkaFibersportAl Cervenka, Jr.HM
51Daniel ParkerSpecialDaniel ParkerHM
52Dick StittAlfa Romeo Giulietta VeloceRichard E. StittGP
54Ed PazdurAlfa Romeo Giulietta VeloceEdward F. PazdurGP
61Hugh KleinpeterBerkeleyHubert I. KleinpeterJP
66Don MarandoBerkeleyDon FoutsJP
71Peter DawsonFerretJan C. MuellerHM
89Sandy MacArthurStanguelliniSandy MacArthurHM
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