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 - Seneca Cup

(Race Results)

Pos.No.DriversCarEntrantLapsDistanceKm/hPos.Gr.
1st2M. R. J. WyllieJaguar C-typeDr. M. R. J. Wyllie1181.433 kms112.0101stCM
2nd241Dan BoylanMercedes-Benz 300 SLDaniel J. Boylan, Jr.103.3201stDM
3rd200John KnightJaguar XK120 MJohn E. Knight, M.D.103.1592ndCM
4th222John PlaistedCheetah-Cadillac SpecialJohn Plaisted1stUR
5th148Ray SaidelAllard J2X LM OldsmobileRay Saidel3rdCM
6th288Chris EdenJaguar XK120Chris E. Eden4thCM
7th73Bret HannawayAllard J2X ChryslerEcurie Osborne-Hannaway2ndUR
8th95Donald McNaughtonAllard - DeSotoDonald G. McNaughton5thCM
9th184William WonderFrazer Nash Mille MigliaWilliam M. Wonder1stEM
10th82Peggy McClureJaguar XK120 MMargaret Ann McClure6thCM
11th9S. H. ArnoltArnolt-Bristol BolideS. H. Arnolt2ndEM
12th249Denny CornettArnolt-BristolDenny Cornett3rdEM
13th63Tom KerrJaguar XK140 MCThomas P. Kerr7thCM
14th106Humbert CozzaJaguar XK120 MHumbert C. Cozza, Jr.8thCM
15th155Jordan KingJaguar XK120 MJordan C. King9thCM
16th197Trant JarmanBristol - BMWTrant Jarman4thEM
17th223Tom GilmourAustin-Healey 100Thomas R. Gilmour2ndDM
18th172Irwin BuxbaumAustin-Healey 100Irwin M. Buxbaum3rdDM
19th191Ed DroeschJaguar XK120 MEdward F. Droesch10thCM
20th163Howard HannaMaseratiHoward Hanna3rdUR
21st127Emil BulckAustin-Healey 100Emil Bulck4thDM
22nd100John B. MullAustin-Healey 100SJohn Barnes Mull5thDM
23rd221Dean McCarthyDorettiDean C. McCarthy5thEM
24th213Kenneth GeeTriumph TR2Kenneth H. Gee6thEM
25th252Reg OgilvieAustin-Healey 100Reg Ogilvie6thDM
26th29Bob BucherAllard JR CadillacJ. Robert Bucher4thUR
27th134Ralph LoucksArnolt-BristolRalph B. Loucks, Jr.7thEM
28th25Ralph ZieglerDorettiRalph W. Ziegler8thEM
29th23Paul CeresoleKieft - BristolPaul Ceresole9thEM
30th161George RabeRiley - Ford 'Ardent Alligator'George C. Rabe5thUR
31st188Virginia SchleicherArnolt-Bristol DeluxeVirginia C. Schleicher10thEM

Did not finish:

No.DriversCarEntrantLapsDistanceKm/hReasonGr.
43Otto LintonOsca MT4I. Otto LintonDNFGM
101Evelyn MullJaguar XK120 MEvelyn S. MullDNF
139Paul NorairJaguar XK140 MCPaul H. NorairDNF
151Gordon MacKenzieJaguar XK120 SpecialGordon C. MacKenzieAccident
162Vin SardiAustin-Healey 100SVincent Sardi, Jr.DNF
164Burton JonesMG V8-60Burton D. JonesDNF
7Phil CadeMaserati V8RI ChryslerPhillip J. Cade6GearboxUR
195Dave GilbertAustin-Healey 100David N. Gilbert5Accident
47William MillikenFWD/AJB SpecialBill Milliken, Jr.4DNFUR
11George WeaverMaserati V8RIGeorge B. Weaver0Oil pressureUR

Entered cars that did not arrive:

No.DriversCarEntrantReasonGr.
87George BortinAustin-Healey 100SGeorge BortinDM
131Robert TappanFerrari 500 MondialEcurie Hoosier
142George ArentsSiata 208CS BalboEcurie Chacun a Son GoutEM
167Rowland KeithCooperRowland D. H. Keith & W. P. Cannon
174Peter DillnuttD.D.M. SpecialPeter Dillnutt
186George ZuverAustin-HealeyGeorge H. Zuver, Jr.
190William MillerTriumph TR2William Miller
201John C. FieldBMWJohn C. Field
206John FlynnPorsche 356John W. Flynn
229Gentry SmithMaserati 8CTFGentry B. Smith
231Edwin HebbMorgan Plus 4Edwin Hebb
237FerrariLuigi Chinetti
240Leo DymAllard J2XLeo Dym
269Pat McManusMG TDMaj. Patrick F. Macmanus, Jr.Raced Queen Catherine Cup
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