Event: 8th Annual International Sports Car Grand Prix at Watkins GlenDate: 17.9.1955
Track: Watkins Glen Grand Prix Race Course (United States), 7.403 kmsOrganiser: unknown

Watkins Glen Grand Prix - Glen Trophy

(Race Results)

Pos.No.DriversCarEntrantLapsDistanceKm/hPos.Gr.
1st18Paul O'SheaMercedes-Benz 300 SLGeorge Tilp1181.433 kms120.2181stDP/2
2nd65Ed HugusMercedes-Benz 300 SLJ. Edward Hugus11119.8962ndDP/2
3rd112Dick ThompsonJaguar XK140 MCDr. R. K. Thompson, Jr.11119.5741stCP
4th49George ConstantineJaguar XK120 MGeo. J. Constantine2ndCP
5th0Charles WallaceJaguar XK140 MCJack Pry3rdCP
6th180Harry CarterJaguar XK140 MCHarry E. Carter4thCP
7th57Victor FornoJaguar XK140 MCVictor V. Forno5thCP
8th248Chester FlynnMercedes-Benz 300 SLChet Flynn3rdDP/2
9th79Richard KesslerJaguar XK140 MCRichard Kessler5thCP
10th64Addison AustinChevrolet CorvetteAddison W. Austin6thCP
11th94Gunnard RubiniMorgan TR2Gunnard A. Rubini1stEP
12th26Sid W. BlackmanJaguar XK120 MS. W. Blackman7thCP
13th125John DowdAC AceJohn C. Dowd2ndEP
14th30John ClappAston Martin DB2/4John F. Clapp, Jr.1stDP/1
15th109Frank PohankaAustin-Healey 100Frank S. Pohanka, Jr.2ndDP/1
16th215Dominic RavesiAustin-Healey 100Dominic R. Ravesi3rdDP/1
17th141Malcolm DonaldsonAustin-Healey 100Ecurie Chacun a Son Gout4thDP/1
18th96Harold KunzAustin-Healey 100Harold G. Kunz, M.D.5thDP/1
19th216Gaston AndreyMorgan Plus 4Gaston Andrey3rdEP
20th300Bob GoldichTriumph TR2Robert C. Goldich4thEP
21st198Ben HallMorgan TR2Ben Hall5thEP
22nd212Austin DavisTriumph TR2Austin W. Davis6thEP
23rd154Mike AshleyMorgan Plus 4Capt. Mike Ashley, U.S.M.C.7thEP
24th39Harry MeadesAustin-Healey 100Harry Meades6thDP/1
25th99Richard WhitsonAustin-Healey 100Richard Whitson7thDP/1
26th98Charles AndrewsAustin-Healey 100Charles L. Andrews, III8thDP/1
27th219Buel KinneAustin-Healey 100Buel W. Kinne9thDP/1
28th208Mike RothschildMorgan TR2Mike Rothschild8thEP

Did not finish:

No.DriversCarEntrantLapsDistanceKm/hReasonGr.
21Margaret WyllieJaguar XK140 MCDr. M. R. J. WyllieDNFCP
36Stewart RutherfordAustin-Healey 100Stewart RutherfordDNFDP/1
55Joe BojaladAC AceJoe BojaladDNFEP
62Bob GrossmanJaguar XK140 MCRobert M. GrossmanDNFCP
67Art SimmonsMercedes-Benz 300 SLArthur R. SimmonsDNFDP/2
108Hugh SutherlandJaguar XK120 MHugh H. SutherlandDNFCP
118Raymond MasonJaguar XK140 MCR. E. Mason, Jr.DNFCP
124Robert KahmerJaguar XK120 MRobert I. KahmerDNFCP
142George ArentsMercedes-Benz 300 SLDNFDP/2
181James JacksonAustin-Healey 100James J. JacksonDNFDP/1

Entered cars that did not arrive:

No.DriversCarEntrantReasonGr.
52John G. MacKenzieMorgan Plus 4John G. MacKenzieEP
56Excalibur JBrooks Stevens
85William KinchloeAustin-Healey 100David L. HersonDP/1
92Gerlad A. GermugaAustin-Healey 100Gerlad A. Germuga, Lt. Cm1CDP/1
93Robert WeilerJaguar XK140 MCRobert WeilerCP
113David DeubleJaguar XK120 MDavid A. DeubleCP
133Paul van AntwerpenMercedes-Benz 300 SLPaul von AntwerpenDP/2
183Roy Jackson-MooreAustin-HealeyRoy Jackson-MooreDP/1
226Byron RondabushMercedes-Benz 300 SLByron RondabushDP/2
230Fred SclaviMercedes-Benz 300 SLFred ScalviDP/2
242Herb HoeflerJaguar XK120Herb HoeflerCP
243Ron McConkeyTriumph TR2James S. P. RobinsonEP
246J. R. McCormickAustin-Healey 100J. Robins McCormickDP/1
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