Porsche 550

Note: These statistics are based only on the results available in the RSC archive database.
They cannot be modified or updated on their own and do not necessary cover all events ever held
but rather just major sports car events plus meetings selected by RSC.

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General figures:
Data covers years:1953-1965, 1967
Number of events:1106 (including 8 races where did not start and 1 official test)
Total entries:2230 (contains 1811 finishes and 254 retirements, finishing ratio: 87%)
Photos in Gallery:165 (7% of all entries)
Achievements:
Wins:341Additional class wins274
Second place finishes:275Top 3 finishes42
Third place finishes:222Races finished on podium636
Best result (count):1st (341x)Pole positions26
Notes of interest:
Most frequent drivers:Jack McAfee (80), Ken Miles (70), John Porter (51), Eldon Beagle (47), Ed Crawford (43), Jean Pierre Kunstle (35), Betty Shutes (35), Bob Holbert (34), Art Bunker (34), Sam Weiss (32), George Keck (32), Don Sesslar (31)
Most frequent chassis:550A-0116 (61), 550-04 (54), 550A-0141 (43), 550A-0104 (33), 550-06 (31), 550-0070 (27), 550A-0144 (25), 550A-0139 (22), 550-03 (21), 550A-0117 (21), 550A-0140 (19)
Most frequent tracks:Santa Barbara (114), Pomona (113), Nürburgring (70), Windsor Airfield (69), Road America (66), Oakes Field (65), Riverside (60), Thompson (60), Lime Rock (54), Palm Springs (53), Hourglass Field (37)
Most frequent countries:USA (1543), BS (134), D (119), F (74), CDN (60), A (46), P (30), I (29), MEX (26), S (24), RA (19)

Chassis Numbers:

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