Event: Road America 500Date: 10.9.1961
Track: Road America, Elkhart Lake (United States), 6.437 kmsOrganiser: Chicago Region SCCA

Road America 500 Miles

(Race Results)

Pos.No.DriversCarEntrantLapsDistanceKm/hPos.Gr.
1st61Hansgen / PabstMaserati Tipo 63Briggs S. Cunningham125804.672 kms132.4331stDM
2nd95Reed / HugusFerrari 250 TR 59/60George Reed1212ndDM
3rd63Fitch / Cunningham / ThompsonMaserati Tipo 60Briggs S. Cunningham1stEM
4th36Schiff / WonderPorsche 718 RS 60David T. Schiff2ndEM
5th66Hall / CarrollPorsche 718 RS 60E. L. Hall3rdEM
6th73Payne / FuchsPorsche 718 RS 61Tom Payne1stFM
7th87Harrison / HuttingerLister Costin ChevroletPete Harrison1stCM
8th6Hall / PenskeCooper Monaco T57 ClimaxRoger S. Penske3rdDM
9th62Thompson / Cunningham / KimberlyMaserati Tipo 63Briggs S. Cunningham4thDM
10thSchroeder / LiessPorsche 550 RS2ndFM
11th91Beckett / BrohaughLo Test Eng. Special (Allard J2X Buick)Scott Beckett1stBM
12th14Buedingen / HaasElva Mk VRichard P. Buedingen1stGM
13th56Trieschmann / StoneElva Mk IIRalph M. Trieschmann2ndGM
14th37Tweedale / BaptistaElva Mk IVArthur Tweedale3rdGM
15th38Costley / ShamlianElva Mk VEdgar M. Costley4thGM
16thSorenson / FoxPorsche 5503rdFM
17th88Anderson / BesseLotus Eleven ClimaxHerbert R. Anderson5thGM
18th32Dunbar / GrayEdwards Mk.7R. Jerry Dunbar2ndBM
19th17Quick / UllrichLister - JaguarDorothy L. Quick2ndCM

Did not finish:

No.DriversCarEntrantLapsDistanceKm/hReasonGr.
2Wyllie / RossLola Mk.1 ClimaxM. R. J. WyllieClutchGM
8Coon / MajorFerrari 250 TR 58Owen L. CoonDNFDM
22Fulp / HudsonFerrari Dino 196John Buck FulpDNFEM
27Erickson / SesslarPorsche 718 RS 60Ernest EricksonGearbox, clutchEM
28Gates / StearLister - CorvetteBud GatesBrakesBM
71Baumgartner / HahnFerrari 250 TRDave DeubleAccidentDM
94Wayne BurnettFerrari 250 TRWayne BurnettDNFDM
48Cassel / HolbertPorsche 718 RS 61Chuck Cassel55ValveEM
11Ryan / ClarkSadler Mk V ChevroletChas. Rathgap51GearboxBM
41Causey / CauseyPorsche 718 RSKDean Causey34DNFEM
1Heuer / WuesthoffScarab Mk II ChevroletHarry J. Heuer14Oil leakBM

Started, result unknown:

Pos.No.DriversCarEntrantLapsDistanceKm/hReasonPos.Gr.
7Sharp / HallCooper Monaco T57 ClimaxHap SharpDM
19Donner / BettsPorsche 718 RS 61Robert Donner, Jr.EM
25Kovar / HixonLotus - Alfa RomeoAllan KovarFM
53Bradley / DavisElva Mk IIIWm. E. BradleyFM
98Ol'Yaller Mk II

Did not start:

No.DriversCarEntrantReasonGr.
64Maserati Tipo 60Briggs S. CunninghamNo driverEM

Entered cars that did not arrive:

No.DriversCarEntrantReasonGr.
3Rand / WalshPorsche 718 RS 60Frank C. Rand, IIIEM
4Brewer / RipleyMaserati 200SIJack BrewerNot known if ranEM
9Alex / BartonJaguar XKSSTossie AlexNot known if ranCM
13Allen / DunbarLotus Eleven MaseratiC. William AllenNot known if ranFM
16Von Edeskuty / AbrahamsGolden RodChas. C. CoxNot known if ranBM
18Helson / DentonMaserati - CorvetteSlim HelsonNot known if ranBM
23Ames / KinnardPeyote Mk IIW. E. Aldrich-Ames IINot known if ranEM
31Hayes / StoddardA.R.E.Richard S. HayesNot known if ranFM
33Spooner / JohnsonDoane SpecialRobt. G. SpoonerNot known if ranBM
49Karras / SalyerChevrolet Corvette Sting RayNorm EsauNot known if ranBM
51Hartman / ClowesAston Martin DB2/4James HartmanNot known if ranDM
57Constant / AnnabelMaserati 150SChas. E. ShermanNot known if ranFM
75Shack / JacobsElva Mk IIDavid ShackNot known if ranGM
79Jerrell HenryLotus Eleven Le MansDorothy HenryNot known if ranGM
86George OwenFerrari 500 TRGeorge OwenNot known if ranEM
93Scott / KaserCooperRalph ScottNot known if ranGM
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