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US National Races 1953

Round Date Race State Practiced Started Classified
1 21.2.1953 50 mil McDill [Production] USA      
2 21.2.1953 50 mil McDill [Modified] USA      
3 21.2.1953 6 h McDill USA      
4 22.3.1953 Palm Springs [Ladies] USA      
5 22.3.1953 Palm Springs [S1.5] USA      
6 22.3.1953 Palm Springs [S+1.5] USA      
7 12.4.1953 50 mil Bergstrom [Production] USA      
8 12.4.1953 75 mil Bergstrom [Modified] USA      
9 12.4.1953 100 mil Bergstrom [S1.5] USA      
10 12.4.1953 200 mil Bergstrom [S+1.5] USA      
11 18.4.1953 Pebble Beach [Handicap S1.5] USA      
12 18.4.1953 Pebble Beach [Handicap S+1.5] USA      
13 19.4.1953 Pebble Beach [S1.5] USA      
14 19.4.1953 Pebble Beach [S+1.5] USA      
15 23.5.1953 Bridgehampton [Production S1.5] USA   13  
16 23.5.1953 Bridgehampton [Modified S1.5] USA   31  
17 23.5.1953 Bridgehampton [Modified S+1.5]+ [Production S+1.5] USA   30  
18 30.5.1953 Golden Gate [Handicap novice] USA      
19 30.5.1953 Golden Gate [S1.5] USA      
20 30.5.1953 Golden Gate [S+1.5] USA   20  
21 21.6.1953 50 mil Offutt [Production] USA      
22 21.6.1953 75 mil Offutt [Modified] USA      
23 21.6.1953 100 mil Offutt [S1.5] USA      
24 21.6.1953 200 mil Offutt [S+1.5] USA      
25 8.8.1953 Seattle [Novice] USA   21  
26 8.8.1953 Seattle [S1.5] USA   23  
27 8.8.1953 100 mil Seattle USA   11 6
28 9.8.1953 Lockbourne [Production 1.5] USA      
29 9.8.1953 Lockbourne [S1.5] USA      
30 9.8.1953 Lockbourne [Jaguar] USA      
31 9.8.1953 Lockbourne [Unl.] USA      
32 9.8.1953 Lockbourne [Handicap] USA      
33 16.8.1953 Moffett [S1.5] USA      
34 16.8.1953 Moffett [Novice] USA      
35 16.8.1953 2.5 h Moffett [Handicap] USA      
36 29.8.1953 Floyd Bennett [S1.5] USA      
37 29.8.1953 Floyd Bennett [S+1.5]+[Modified 1.5] USA   22  
38 29.8.1953 Floyd Bennett Cup USA      
39 6.9.1953 Thompson [1.5] USA      
40 6.9.1953 Thompson [Unrestricted] USA      
41 6.9.1953 Thompson [Stock Jaguars] USA      
42 6.9.1953 Thompson [S1.1] USA      
43 6.9.1953 Thompson [Stock MGs] USA      
44 6.9.1953 Thompson [Stock 5.0 modified] USA      
45 6.9.1953 Thompson [S8.0+S3.0 modified] USA      
46 6.9.1953 Thompson [Modified 1.5] USA      
47 19.9.1953 Watkins Glen [Formula libre] USA      
48 19.9.1953 Watkins Glen [S1.5] USA      
49 19.9.1953 GP Watkins Glen USA   27  
50 20.9.1953 Madera [Novices 1.5] USA      
51 20.9.1953 Madera [Novices +1.5] USA      
52 20.9.1953 Madera [F3 + ladies] USA      
53 20.9.1953 Madera [Modified 1.5] USA      
54 20.9.1953 Madera [Modified +1.5] USA      
55 18.10.1953 Reno [Stock MGs] USA      
56 17.10.1953 Reno [novices 1.5 and +1.5] USA      
57 18.10.1953 Reno [novices] USA      
58 18.10.1953 Reno [Jaguars] USA      
59 18.10.1953 2.5 h Reno USA   34  
60 25.10.1953 75 mil Sowega [Modified] USA      
61 25.10.1953 75 mil Sowega [Production S1.5] USA      
62 25.10.1953 75 mil Sowega [Jaguar] USA      
63 25.10.1953 250 mil Sowega USA   53  
64 8.11.1953 Riverside [Novice] USA      
65 8.11.1953 Riverside [Production] USA      
66 8.11.1953 Riverside [S1.5] USA      
67 8.11.1953 Riverside [S+1.5] USA      
68 14.6.1953 Chanute [Production S1.5] USA      
69 14.6.1953 Chanute [Production S+1.5] USA      
70 14.6.1953 Chanute [women] USA   11  
71 14.6.1953 Chanute [S1.5] USA      
72 14.6.1953 Chanute [Unl.] USA      
75   Ottawa     16  
101 6.9.1953 Santa Barbara [Stock MG] USA      
102 6.9.1953 Santa Barbara [Production 1.5] USA      
103 6.9.1953 Santa Barbara [Stock Jaguars] USA      
104 6.9.1953 Santa Barbara [MG] USA      
105 6.9.1953 Santa Barbara [Production 1.5] USA      
106 6.9.1953 Santa Barbara [Stock +1.5] USA      
107 6.9.1953 Santa Barbara [Stock Jaguars] USA      
108 6.9.1953 Santa Barbara [Modified 1.5] USA      
109 6.9.1953 Santa Barbara [Modified +1.5] USA      
110 6.9.1953 Santa Barbara [Stock+Modified 1.5] USA      
111 6.9.1953 Santa Barbara [Stock+Modified +1.5] USA      
112 6.9.1953 Santa Barbara USA      
120 26.4.1953 Thompson [Stock MG]        
121 26.4.1953 Thompson [race 2]        
122 26.4.1953 Thompson [race 3]        
123 26.4.1953 Thompson [race 4]        
124 26.4.1953 Thompson [race 5]        
125 26.4.1953 Thompson [Stock MG]        
130   Sullivan Count Hills        
131   Sullivan Count Hills [Stock MG]        
132   Sullivan Count Hills [Jaguars]        
133 25.7.1953 Wilkes Barre [Stock MG] USA      
134 25.7.1953 Wilkes Barre [S1.5] USA      
136 25.7.1953 Wilkes Barre [S2.0] USA      
137 25.7.1953 Wilkes Barre [Allcomers] USA      

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US National Races Round: 1

50 mil McDill [Production]

50 miles for Production Sports Cars, MacDill Air Force Base,Tampa, Florida Date: 21.2.1953


Circuit lenght: Race distance: 80,4672 km Winner's average speed: 123,9195 km/h

Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. - Erickson Jaguar XK120 1. S5.0
2. - Robert Edmison Jaguar XK120 2. S5.0
3. - Rosenberger Jaguar XK120 3. S5.0
4. - D. Charleton Wilson (USA) Jaguar XK120 4. S5.0
5. - F. Hendricks Jaguar XK120 5. S5.0
6. - Robert Fergus (USA) MG TC 1. S1.5
7. - Bill Fleming MG TD 2. S1.5
8. - R. Gardner MG TC 3. S1.5

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US National Races Round: 2

50 mil McDill [Modified]

50 miles for Modified Sports Cars, Novice Drivers Only, MacDill Air Force Base,Tampa, Florida Date: 21.2.1953


Circuit lenght: Race distance: 80,4672 km Winner's average speed: 130,035 km/h

Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. - Blackwood Jaguar XK120C XKC013 1. S5.0
2. - Whitmore Jaguar Spl. 2. S5.0
3. - Chuck Leighton Jaguar XK120 3. S5.0
4. - M. R. J. Wyllie (USA) Jaguar XK120 4. S5.0
5. - Tom Pace Jaguar XK120 5. S5.0
6. - Richard Meagher Jaguar XK120 6. S5.0
7. - Clyde Carver Jaguar XK120 7. S5.0
8. - Lou Fageol Jaguar XK120 1. S8.0
- James Riley Bandini 1. S750
- Rees T. Makins (USA) Osca 1112 1. S1.1
- Claude Haycraft Porsche 1. S1.5
- Paul Ceresole (USA) Cisitalia 2. S1.1
- Max Goldman (USA) Porsche 2. S1.5
- Isabelle Haskell (USA) Siata 3. S1.1
- Robert Gary (USA) MG TC 3. S1.5

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US National Races Round: 3

6 h McDill

MacDill Six Hour Collier Memorial, MacDill Air Force Base,Tampa, Florida Date: 21.2.1953


Circuit lenght: 6,59831 km Race distance: 791,7972 km Winner's average speed: 131,9662 km/h Attendance: 90000

Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. 1 John Fitch (USA) Cunningham C4R 120 1. S8.0
2. 10 William Spear (USA)
Phil Hill (USA)
Ferrari 340 Mexico 0228AT 119 1. S5.0
3. 5 Jim Kimberly (USA)
George Huntoon (USA)
Ferrari 225S Jim Kimberly 119 2. S5.0
4. 24 Sherwood Johnston (USA) Jaguar XK120C 117 3. S5.0
5. 311 Bob Gegen (USA)
David Hirsch (USA)
Jaguar XK120C XKC030 116 4. S5.0
6. 28 Henry Wessells (USA)
James T. Carson (USA)
Jaguar XK120C XKC022? 114 5. S5.0
7. 9 Fred Warner Allard J2 Cadillac 114 2. S8.0
8. 72 Briggs Cunningham (USA) Osca MT4 1500 1124 113 1. S1.5
9. 70 Ed Lunken (USA)
Charles Hassan (USA)
Ferrari 166MM 107 1. S2.0
10. 50 Charles Moran, Jr. (USA)
John Gordon Bennett (GB)
Ferrari 212 Export 106 1. S3.0
11. 40 Colby Whitmore
Art Cheatham
Jaguar Spl. 106 6. S5.0
12. 94 Karl Brocken (USA) Porsche 356 Coupe 105 2. S1.5
13. 75 Otto Linton (USA) Siata 208S 105 2. S2.0
14. 45 M. R. J. Wyllie (USA)
John Sabel (USA)
Jaguar XK120 104 7. S5.0
15. 35 Robert Ryberg
J. Hugus
Jaguar XK120 104 1. ser.S5.0
16. 93 Rees T. Makins (USA)
Frank Bott (USA)
Osca MT4 1100 1112 103 1. S1.1
17. 47 Daniel Whitz
Robert Edmison
Jaguar XK120 102 2. ser.S5.0
18. 97 Fred Procter
Alfons Koster (USA)
Porsche 1500 Super 102 3. S1.5
19. 26 Roger Wing (USA)
Stephen Spitler (USA)
Jaguar XK120 Spl. 100 8. S5.0
20. 100 Robert T. Keller (USA)
Paul Farago (USA)
Siata Spyder 98 2. S1.1
21. 95 Bill Lloyd (USA)
LeRoy Thorpe (USA)
Lester - Offenhauser 96 4. S1.5
22. 11 Paul Ceresole (USA) Cisitalia Spyder 95 3. S1.1
23. 98 Max Goldman (USA) Porsche 1500 Super 94 5. S1.5
24. 33 Don Bridges Jaguar XK120 91 3. ser.S5.0
25. 109 Paul Gougelman (USA) Nardi Spyder 89 1. S750
26. 55 Robert Fergus (USA)
Frankie Watts
M.G. TC 89 1. ser.S1.5
27. 62 Clyde Carver
James Franklin
Jaguar XK120 89 4. ser.S5.0
28. 85 Lupton Rainwater (USA)
Dick Richmond
M.G. TD 88 2. ser.S1.5
29. 88 Robert Gary (USA)
Robert Nelson
M.G. TC 87 3. ser.S1.5
30. 64 Kurt Hildebrand (USA)
Bud Seaverns (USA)
M.G. TD 86 4. ser.S1.5
31. 69 Fred F. Allen (USA) M.G. TD 85 5. ser.S1.5
32. 112 Ernest Von Kreider Crosley Le Mans 79 2. S750
33. 111 George Schrafft (USA) Palm Beach Crosley Spl. 70 3. S750
34. 90 Lewis Flink Siata Spyder 68 6. ser.S1.5
35. 108 George Sanderson (USA) Crosley Hot Shot 39 4. S1.1
Did not finish:
2 Phil Walters (USA) Cunningham C4R
3 James L. Brundage (USA) Allard J2 Lincoln
4 Phil Stiles (USA) Cunningham C4RK Coupe
7 Ted Boynton (USA) Frazer Nash LMR 110
8 Fred Wacker (USA) Allard J2X Cadillac
14 Arthur Feuerbacher Jaguar XK120C
19 John Negley (USA) Allard J2 Chrysler
22 Jack Ensley (USA) Allard J2X Cadillac
31 Robert Blackwood (USA) Jaguar XK120C XKC013
37 Richard Meagher Jaguar XK120
39 Donald MacNaughton Hash Healey
43 Bill Victor (USA) Jaguar XK120
46 Frank Larson (USA) Jaguar XK120
65 James Harbour MG TD
67 E. J. Koster Maserati A6GCS
73 E. J. Tobin BMW
74 Bob Holbert (USA) MG TD
83 Jack Morton (USA) HRG Aerodynamic
91 James Simpson (USA) Osca MT4 1100
96 Bill Fleming Porsche 1500 America
110 Claude Haycraft Austin
115 James MacCabe Renault 1063
116 Kenneth Ahr (USA) Siata Spyder

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US National Races Round: 4

Palm Springs [Ladies]

Fifth Palm Springs Road Race, Women's Race, Palm Springs Date: 22.3.1953


Circuit lenght: Race distance: Winner's average speed: Attendance: 22000

Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. - Maxine Elmer Jaguar XK120M 8 0:15:55,060
2. - Myra Zeiler Jaguar XK120
3. - Josie von Neumann (USA) Porsche

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US National Races Round: 5

Palm Springs [S1.5]

Fifth Palm Springs Road Race, Desert Trophy Race, Palm Springs Date: 22.3.1953


Circuit lenght: Race distance: Winner's average speed: Attendance: 22000

Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. 11 Johnny von Neumann (USA) Porsche S1.5
2. - John Crean Porsche
3. - Tracy Bird MG TD
Other starters:
- Lamoreaux Singer S1.5
18 Gardner Crosley Special S1.1

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US National Races Round: 6

Palm Springs [S+1.5]

Fifth Palm Springs Road Race, Palm Springs Cup Race, Palm Springs Date: 22.3.1953


Circuit lenght: Race distance: Winner's average speed: Attendance: 22000

Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. 98 Jack McAfee (USA) Ferrari 340 America 0032MT 24 0:45:00,000 S3.0
2. - Howard Wheeler (USA) Ferrari 22
3. - Phil Devin Ferrari
Other starters:
- Bill Stroppe (USA) Kurtis Kraft Mercury
71 Ernie McAfee (USA) Jaguar S5.0

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US National Races Round: 7

50 mil Bergstrom [Production]

Lone Star National Sports Car Races, Production Sports Cars, Bergstrom AFB Date: 12.4.1953


Circuit lenght: 7,209861 km Race distance: 80,4672 km Winner's average speed: 120,5399 km/h Attendance: 35000

Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. - Tom Newcomer (USA) Jaguar XK120 12 1. S5.0
2. - Lupton Rainwater (USA) Jaguar XK120 Coupe 2. S5.0
3. - Harold Fenner Jaguar XK120 Harold Fenner 3. S5.0
4. - Karl Brocken (USA) Porsche 'America' Coupe 1. S1.5
5. - Ralph Richter Porsche 2. S1.5
6. - William Banes MG TC 3. S1.5
7. - Coronel Ray Williams (USA) MG TD 4. S1.5
8. - J. Stanley Morgan 4. S5.0
9. - Srella Chaney Brown (USA) MG TD 5. S1.5
10. - H. Clifford Crosley 6. S1.5
Other starters:
- Falls Morgan Plus 4

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US National Races Round: 8

75 mil Bergstrom [Modified]

Lone Star National Sports Car Races, Modified Sports Cars, Bergstrom AFB Date: 12.4.1953


Circuit lenght: 7,209861 km Race distance: 120,7008 km Winner's average speed: 137,9208 km/h Attendance: 35000

Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. 10 William Spear (USA) Ferrari 340 1. S5.0
2. - Fred Wacker (USA) Allard - Cadillac 1. S8.0
3. - Jim Kimberly (USA) Ferrari 2. S5.0
4. - Jack Ensley (USA) Allard 2. S8.0
5. - Dale Duncan (USA) Jaguar XK120C XKC015? 3. S5.0
6. - Charles Wallace (USA) Jaguar XK120C 4. S5.0
7. - Walter S. Gray (USA) Allard 5. S5.0
8. - Frank Larson (USA) Jaguar XK120C XKC020 6. S5.0
9. - Chuck Leighton Jaguar Silverstone 7. S5.0
10. - R. Schroeder Jaguar XK120 8. S5.0
11. - George Koehne (USA) Jaguar XK120 9. S5.0
12. - E. Vanbeuren Ford Spl. 10. S5.0
13. - A. Thomson Jaguar XK120C XKC024 11. S5.0
14. - Ray Lavely Jaguar XK120 12. S5.0
15. - Bob Said (USA) Osca 1500 1. S1.5
16. - James Simpson (USA) Osca 1500 1123 2. S1.5
17. - Rees T. Makins (USA) Osca 1100 1112 3. S1.1
18. - Paul Gougelman (USA) Nardi 1. S750
19. - Harold Fenner MG TD 4. S1.5
20. - F. Hill MG TC 5. S1.5
21. - B. Bartendale MG TC 6. S1.5
22. - John Mays Fibre Sports 7. S1.5
23. - Samuelson Siata 2. S750
24. - Carroll Shelby (USA) MG TC 8. S1.5
25. - H. Clifford Crosley 3. S750
Other starters:
- Roy Scott (USA) Allard

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US National Races Round: 9

100 mil Bergstrom [S1.5]

Lone Star National Sports Car Races, Modified and Production Sports Cars under 1500, Bergstrom AFB Date: 12.4.1953


Circuit lenght: 7,209861 km Race distance: 160,9344 km Winner's average speed: 127,46 km/h Attendance: 35000

Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. - Bob Said (USA) Osca 1500 George Moffet 23 1. S1.5
2. - Johnny von Neumann (USA) Porsche Glöckler 23 2. S1.5
3. - Rees T. Makins (USA) Osca 1100 1112 3. S1.5
4. - F. Hill MG TC 4. S1.5
5. - Ralph Richter Porsche 1. ser.S1.5
6. - Paul Gougelman (USA) Nardi 1. S750
7. - Samuelson Siata 2. S750
8. - James Harbour MG TD 2. ser.S1.5
9. - G. Wright Jowett Jupiter 3. ser.S1.5
10. - H. Clifford Crosley 3. S750

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US National Races Round: 10

200 mil Bergstrom [S+1.5]

Lone Star National Sports Car Races, Modified and Production Sports Cars over 1500, Bergstrom AFB Date: 12.4.1953


Circuit lenght: 7,209861 km Race distance: 160,9344 km Winner's average speed: 139,0473 km/h Attendance: 35000

Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. - Jim Kimberly (USA) Ferrari 4.1 1. S5.0
2. - Phil Hill (USA) Jaguar XK120C XKC024 A. Thompson 2. S5.0
3. - Masten Gregory (USA) Jaguar XK120C XKC015 3. S5.0
4. - Jack Ensley (USA) Allard - Cadillac Jack Ensley 1. S8.0
5. - Frank Larson (USA) Jaguar XK120C XKC020 4. S5.0
6. - Jack McAfee (USA) Ferrari coupe Devin 5. S5.0
7. - Walter S. Gray (USA) Allard 2. S8.0
8. - Lupton Rainwater (USA) Jaguar XK120 1. ser.S5.0
9. - R. Schroeder Jaguar XK120 6. S5.0
10. - Tom Newcomer (USA) Jaguar XK120 2. ser.S5.0
11. - E. Vanbeuren Ford Spl. 7. S5.0
Did not finish:
- Chuck Leighton Jaguar XK Silverstone Feuerbacher 22 Cooling
- Johnston Jaguar XK120C 17 Gearbox
- Fred Wacker (USA) Allard - Cadillac 4 Broken piston

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US National Races Round: 11

Pebble Beach [Handicap S1.5]

The Cypres Point Handicap, Novice Race, Pebble Beach Date: 18.4.1953


Circuit lenght: 3,379622 km Race distance: 33,79622 km Winner's average speed:

Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. 33 Harvey Mayer Osca 1122 10
2. 49 Bill Whittington (USA) Porsche America
3. 117 Seymour Leson Simca Special
4. 53 Donald R. Dickey (USA) Porsche Coupe
5. 63 V. W. Behel M.G. TD

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US National Races Round: 12

Pebble Beach [Handicap S+1.5]

The Cypres Point Handicap, Novice Race, Pebble Beach Date: 18.4.1953


Circuit lenght: 3,379622 km Race distance: 33,79622 km Winner's average speed:

Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. 32 Gary B. Laughlin Allard J2X Cadillac 10
2. 141 Ray Seher (USA) Jaguar XK120
3. 107 John Barneson Allard J2X Cadillac
4. 164 Donald E. Jones Ford Special
5. 70 W. A. Garner Jaguar XK120

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US National Races Round: 13

Pebble Beach [S1.5]

Pebble Beach Cup, Pebble Beach Date: 19.4.1953


Circuit lenght: 3,379622 km Race distance: 162,2219 km Winner's average speed:

Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. 50 Ken Miles (USA) M.G. R-1 Special Ken Miles 48
2. 9 Bill David Osca MT4 1127
3. 111 Walter Kieckhefer Porsche Roadster
4. 33 Randy McDougall Osca MM 1122
5. 66 Jackie Cooper (USA) M.G. TD Competition
Other starters:
- xxx Osca
100 Snell Singer

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US National Races Round: 14

Pebble Beach [S+1.5]

Del Monte Trophy, Pebble Beach Date: 19.4.1953


Circuit lenght: 3,379622 km Race distance: 162,2219 km Winner's average speed: 110,1757 km/h

Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. 2 Phil Hill (USA) Ferrari 250MM Vignale Spyder Series I 0260MM Phil Hill 48
2. 10 William Spear (USA) Ferrari 340 Mexico Spyder 0228AT William Spear
3. 14 Bill Pollack (USA) Allard J2 Cadillac Tom Carsten
4. 60 Chuck Manning Manning Mercury Special
5. 26 Sterling Edwards (USA) Jaguar XK120C XKC017
6. 55 Sam Weiss (USA) Allard J2X Chrysler
7. 27 Barry Wagner Edwards R-26 Special
8. 95 Cliff Richter Jaguar XK120
9. 1 T. G. Reidy Edwards R-62
10. 38 James Lowe (USA) M.G. - Wyllis

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US National Races Round: 15

Bridgehampton [Production S1.5]

5th annual Bridgehampton Sports Car Races, Sagaponack Throphy, Bridgehampton, Long Island Date: 23.5.1953

Started:13

Circuit lenght: 6,437376 km Race distance: 115,8728 km Winner's average speed: 115,5509 km/h Attendance: 50000

Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. - Dick Thompson (USA) Porsche 18
2. - Fred Koster Porsche
3. - Bret Hannaway (USA) Porsche
4. - Bill Fleming Porsche
5. - xxx Porsche
6. - Pat Riedel Jowett Jupiter
7. - Bob Said (USA) M.G. TD Ed Vitalis
Did not finish:
- John Plaisted M.G. TD 5
- George Rabe (USA) M.G. TD George Rabe Bearings
- E. E. Sterling M.G. TD
Other starters:
- xxx Singer
- xxx M.G. TD
- xxx M.G. TD

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US National Races Round: 16

Bridgehampton [Modified S1.5]

5th annual Bridgehampton Sports Car Races, Mecox Trophy, Bridgehampton, Long Island Date: 23.5.1953

Started:31

Circuit lenght: 6,437376 km Race distance: Winner's average speed: 124,692 km/h

Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. - Phil Walters (USA) Osca Briggs Cunningham 18 1. S1.5 7.
- Ken Denston Cisitalia 1. S1.1
- Candy Poole (USA) P.B.X. - Crosley Spl. 1. S750
- Jim Pauley (USA) Bandini - Fiat 2. S1.5
- Isabelle Haskell (USA) Siata - Crosley 2. S1.1
- Charles Hassan (USA) Schrafft - Crosley George Schrafft 2. S750
- Johnny von Neumann (USA) Glöckler - Porsche Max Hoffman 3. S1.5 10.
- Bill Cook (USA) D.B. - Panhard Hobart 'Bill' Cook 3. S750
- Sheldon Morrill Bandini - Crosley 3. S1.1
Did not finish:
- Tom Luck (USA) Siata Spyder Crosley Tom Luck 16 Accident
- John Bentley (USA) Porsche roadster ex-Cunningham John Bentley 1 Bent valve 12.
- Fred Procter Porsche roadster Valves
Other starters:
- John Gordon Bennett (USA) M.G. Mark II John Gordon Bennett 9.
- Albert Garthwaite, Jr. Osca ex-Cunningham 1.
- Thorpe Lester - Offenhauser W. Lloyd 16.
- xxx M.G.
- xxx Crosley
- xxx Bandini
- xxx Siata
- xxx Siata
- xxx Siata
- xxx M.G.
- xxx M.G.
- Danny Todd M.G. Danny Todd
- xxx M.G.
- xxx M.G.
- xxx M.G.
- xxx M.G.
- xxx M.G.
- xxx SM
- xxx Lester - M.G. Don Millian

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US National Races Round: 17

Bridgehampton [Modified S+1.5]+ [Production S+1.5]

5th annual Bridgehampton Sports Car Races, Bridgehampton and Hampton Cup, Bridgehampton, Long Island Date: 23.5.1953

Started:30

Circuit lenght: 6,437376 km Race distance: Winner's average speed:

Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
Not classified:
1. - William Spear (USA) Ferrari 4.1 Bill Spear 8 Race cancelled
2. - Phil Walters (USA) Osca 1500 Phil Walters 8 Race cancelled 30.
3. - John Negley (USA) Allard - Chrysler
4. - Briggs Cunningham (USA) Ferrari Inter
5. - Gray Jaguar C-type XKC030 Dave Hirsch 7 Accident
Other starters:
- xxx Jaguar C-type
- xxx Jaguar XK120 (modified)
- xxx Jaguar XK120 (modified)
- xxx Jaguar XK120 (modified)
- xxx Jaguar XK120 (modified)
- xxx Jaguar XK120 (modified)
- xxx Jaguar XK120 (modified)
- xxx Jaguar XK120 (modified)
- xxx Jaguar XK120 (modified)
- xxx Jaguar XK120
- xxx BMW
- xxx Nash Healey
- xxx Siata
- xxx Nardi
- xxx Frazer Nash
- xxx M.G. s/c
- xxx Jaguar XK120
- xxx M.G. s/c
- James T. Carson (USA) Allard J2
- xxx BMW
- xxx BMW
- xxx Ferrari
- xxx Ferrari
- xxx Ferrari
- xxx M.G. s/c
Did not start:
- Bob Wilder (CDN) Allard J2X Oldsmobile Edgar de Meyer Fatal accident in practice

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US National Races Round: 18

Golden Gate [Handicap novice]

Golden Gate Handicap Race, Golden Gate, San Francisco Date: 30.5.1953


Circuit lenght: Race distance: Winner's average speed: Attendance: 115000

Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. - Bob Peterson Porsche Roadster 6 0:19:03,000 1. S1.5
2. - William Love (GB) Porsche America Coupe 6 2. S1.5
3. - V. W. Behel MG TC Special 6 3. S1.5
- Nick Reynolds Crosley Special 6 1. S750
Did not finish:
- Harry Eyerly Crosley Special Clutch

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US National Races Round: 19

Golden Gate [S1.5]

Mayor's Cup Race, Golden Gate, San Francisco Date: 30.5.1953


Circuit lenght: Race distance: 160,9344 km Winner's average speed: Attendance: 115000

Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. 50 Ken Miles (USA) MG Special 1:28:42,000
2. 23 Alfred Coppel Osca 1100
3. - Bob Gillespie (USA) MG TD Special ex-Bill David Kjel Qvale
4. - Bill David Osca 1350
- Michael Graham (USA) MG TD Special s/c ex-Coppel Kjel Qvale 1. S2.0
Other starters:
- xxx Giaur - Crosley

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US National Races Round: 20

Golden Gate [S+1.5]

Guardsmen Trophy Race, Golden Gate, San Francisco Date: 30.5.1953

Started:20

Circuit lenght: Race distance: 160,9344 km Winner's average speed: Attendance: 115000

Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. 58 Masten Gregory (USA) Jaguar XK120C XKC015 1:25:20,000
2. - Jack Armstrong Allard - Cadillac Chapman
3. - Don Parkinson Jaguar XK120 Special
4. - Hastings Harcourt Jaguar XK120C Hastings Harcourt
5. - Alfred Coppel Osca Al Coppel
Did not finish:
- Chris Berlo Jaguar XK120 Accident
- Thornton High Baldwin Special Accident
- Sterling Edwards (USA) Jaguar XK120C XKC017? Sterling Edwards Blown head gasket
Other starters:
- xxx Allard
- xxx Allard
- Sam Weiss (USA) Allard J2X Chrysler
2 Phil Hill (USA) Ferrari 250MM Vignale Spyder Phil Hill

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US National Races Round: 21

50 mil Offutt [Production]

SCCA National Sports Car Races, Offutt Air Force Base, Omaha, NEB. Date: 21.6.1953


Circuit lenght: 4,828032 km Race distance: 80,4672 km Winner's average speed: 112,3 km/h Attendance: 50000

Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. 99 Tom Newcomer (USA) Jaguar 1. ser.S5.0
2. 76 Roger Wing (USA) Jaguar 2. ser.S5.0
3. 15 Ernie Erickson (USA) Jaguar 3. ser.S5.0
4. 54 Phil Moore Porsche 1. ser.S1.5
5. 30 John Seibert Jaguar 4. ser.S5.0
65 Bill Fleming MG TD 2. ser.S1.5
64 Ted McGrade (USA) MG TD 3. ser.S1.5
2 Loyal Katskee (USA) MG TD 4. ser.S1.5
39 J. H. Grove Jaguar 5. ser.S5.0
46 Harold Stipe MG TD 5. ser.S1.5
68 Edward Spilman MG TD 6. ser.S1.5

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US National Races Round: 22

75 mil Offutt [Modified]

SCCA National Sports Car Races, Offutt Air Force Base, Omaha, NEB. Date: 21.6.1953


Circuit lenght: 4,828032 km Race distance: 120,7008 km Winner's average speed: 121,8177 km/h Attendance: 50000

Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. 11 Carroll Shelby (USA) Allard 1. S8.0
2. 45 Jim Hall (USA) Allard 2. S8.0
3. 13 Frank Larson (USA) Jaguar C-type XKC020 1. S5.0
4 John Gordon Bennett (USA) MG TD 1. S1.5
17 Bill Lloyd (USA) Ferrari 2.7 1. S3.0
26 Charles E. Brown Siata 1. S750
37 John Howell Fairy Spl. 2. S750
41 Bob McManus (USA) Jaguar C-type 2. S5.0
50 Bob Larson MG TC s/c 2. S3.0
61 Bob Salzgaber (USA) MG TD 2. S1.5
7 Rees T. Makins (USA) Osca 3. S1.5
9 Jack Ensley (USA) Allard 3. S8.0
40 Lyeth Jaguar XK120M 3. S5.0
43 E. H. Rowley MG TD s/c 3. S3.0
89 Sandy McArthur (USA) Sparrow 3. S750
31 Ray Lavely Jaguar XK120 4. S5.0
47 Bruce Montgomery HRG 4. S1.5
57 Don Skogmo (USA) Allard 4. S8.0

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US National Races Round: 23

100 mil Offutt [S1.5]

SCCA National Sports Car Races, Offutt Air Force Base, Omaha, NEB. Date: 21.6.1953


Circuit lenght: 4,828032 km Race distance: 160,9344 km Winner's average speed: 112,7941 km/h Attendance: 50000

Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. 91 James Simpson (USA) Osca 1. S1.5
2. 4 John Gordon Bennett (USA) MG TD 2. S1.5
3. 61 Bob Salzgaber (USA) MG TD 3. S1.5
26 Bob Samuelson (USA) Siata 1. S750
65 Bill Fleming MG TD 1. ser.S1.5
14 Ralph Richter Porsche 2. ser.S1.5
22 H. B. Robb Siata 2. S750
2 Loyal Katskee (USA) MG TD 3. ser.S1.5
88 James Riley Bandini 3. S750
7 Rees T. Makins (USA) Osca 4. S1.5
48 Don Bye MG Mk II 5. S1.5
47 Bruce Montgomery HRG 6. S1.5

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US National Races Round: 24

200 mil Offutt [S+1.5]

SCCA National Sports Car Races, Offutt Air Force Base, Omaha, NEB. Date: 21.6.1953


Circuit lenght: 4,828032 km Race distance: 321,8688 km Winner's average speed: 123,382 km/h Attendance: 50000

Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. 58 Masten Gregory (USA) Jaguar XK120C XKC022??? Masten Gregory 67 1. S5.0
2. 12 Carroll Shelby (USA)
Jack McAfee (USA)
Ferrari 340 Mexico Coupé 2. S5.0
3. 13 John E. Urbas (USA) Jaguar XK120C XKC020 Dr. John Urbas 3. S5.0
4. 41 Charles Hassan (USA) Jaguar XK120C 4. S5.0
5. 6 Marshall Lewis (USA) Ferrari 2.7 1. S3.0
6. 11 Roy Scott (USA) Allard 2. S8.0
7. 17 Bill Lloyd (USA) Ferrari 2.7 Bill Lloyd 2. S3.0
1 Fred Wacker (USA) Allard JR 1. S8.0
99 Tom Newcomer (USA) Jaguar XK120 1. ser.S5.0
10 Ed Lunken (USA) Ferrari 1.9 3. S3.0
45 Dale Duncan (USA) Allard 3. S8.0
16 Hal Ullrich (USA) Excalibur J 4. S3.0
Did not finish:
- Jim Kimberly (USA) Ferrari 4.1 Jim Kimberly 64
- Fred Warner Allard Rear end
Other starters:
- xxx Ferrari
- xxx Allard
- xxx Allard
- xxx Allard
- xxx Allard

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US National Races Round: 25

Seattle [Novice]

Seattle Seafair Race, Novice Race, Paine Field Air Base Date: 8.8.1953

Started:21

Circuit lenght: 3,379622 km Race distance: Winner's average speed: Attendance: 20000

Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. - Tom Henderson (USA) Jaguar XK120 M Tom Henderson 12
2. - Bob Byrd (USA) Jaguar XK120 M Coupe 12

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US National Races Round: 26

Seattle [S1.5]

Seattle Seafair Race, Under 1500 cc Race, Paine Field Air Base Date: 8.8.1953

Started:23

Circuit lenght: 3,379622 km Race distance: Winner's average speed: Attendance: 20000

Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. - John Hudson (USA) Porsche John Hudson
Other starters:
- xxx MG
- xxx MG
- xxx MG

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US National Races Round: 27

100 mil Seattle

Seattle Seafair Race, Seafair Trophy, Paine Field Air Base Date: 8.8.1953

Started:11
Classified:6

Circuit lenght: 3,379622 km Race distance: 100 km Winner's average speed: Attendance: 20000

Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. - Bill Stroppe (USA) Kurtis 1:33:42,000
2. - Frank Hern (USA) Jaguar XK120 M Tom Henderson
Did not finish:
- Lou Fageol Porsche Lou Fageol Clutch
Other starters:
- Bill Pollack (USA) Jaguar XK120C XKC023 Joe Henderson

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US National Races Round: 28

Lockbourne [Production 1.5]

Lockbourne AFB, Columbus, Ohio Date: 9.8.1953


Circuit lenght: Race distance: Winner's average speed: 125,046 km/h

Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. 40 Kerner Porsche Super 14 0:38:47,000 1. S1.5-4
2. 34 Moore Porsche Super 14 0:38:52,000 2. S1.5-4
3. 72 Cornett Porsche Super 14 0:39:04,000 3. S1.5-4
4. 42 VanAntwerpen Porsche Super 14 0:39:15,000 4. S1.5-4
5. 44 Kerrigan Porsche Super 14 0:39:25,000 5. S1.5-4
6. 41 Davis Porsche Super 14 0:39:38,000 6. S1.5-4
21 Robert Fergus (USA) MG TC 14 0:43:16,000 1. S1.5-1
46 Cole Singer SM 14 0:44:30,000 1. S1.5-5
53 Magenheimer Porsche America 14 0:41:01,000 1. S1.5-3
24 Marsh MG TC 14 0:43:17,000 2. S1.5-1
38 Short Porsche America 14 0:41:08,000 2. S1.5-3
12 Stall MG TD 14 0:43:42,000 3. S1.5-1
52 Hanna Porsche America 14 0:41:42,000 3. S1.5-3
4 Andrews MG TD 14 0:43:51,000 4. S1.5-1
36 Klinger Porsche America 14 0:42:30,000 4. S1.5-3
2 Williams MG TD 14 0:44:00,000 5. S1.5-1
23 Brooks MG TD 14 0:44:09,000 6. S1.5-1
7 Bastrup MG TD 14 7. S1.5-1
8 Cooper MG TD 14 8. S1.5-1
15 Smith MG TD 14 9. S1.5-1
5 J. Fergus MG TD 14 10. S1.5-1
50 Katskee MG TD 14 11. S1.5-1
17 Russell MG TD 14 12. S1.5-1
11 Tinder MG TD 14 13. S1.5-1
3 Kuhn MG TD 14 14. S1.5-1
51 Harris MG TD 14 15. S1.5-1
19 DePanaloza MG TD 14 16. S1.5-1
16 Durbin MG TD 14 17. S1.5-1
10 Ward MG TD 14 18. S1.5-1
28 L. Davis MG TD 14 19. S1.5-1
27 Moore MG TD 14 20. S1.5-1
57 Gleason MG TD 14 21. S1.5-1
54 Kuhn MG TD 14 22. S1.5-1
58 Lockarni MG TD 13 23. S1.5-1
25 Davenport MG TD 13 24. S1.5-1
29 Shaw MG TD 13 25. S1.5-1
6 Vollmer MG TD 11 26. S1.5-1
9 Harbour MG TD 11 27. S1.5-1
1 Wyllie MG TC 5 28. S1.5-1
14 Dickey MG TD 5 29. S1.5-1
20 Chakmakian MG TD 5 30. S1.5-1
49 Goldrich Simca 8 1. S1.5-7
33 Hoff Porsche America 5. S1.5-3
43 Schaffer Porsche Super 7. S1.5-4
55 Fleming Porsche Super 8. S1.5-4
45 Dietrich Porsche Super 9. S1.5-4

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US National Races Round: 29

Lockbourne [S1.5]

Lockbourne AFB, Columbus, Ohio Date: 9.8.1953


Circuit lenght: Race distance: 120,7008 km Winner's average speed: 129,3913 km/h

Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. 91 James Simpson (USA) Osca James Simpson 21 0:56:04,000 1. S1.5
2. 12 Fred Procter Porsche Glöckler 21 0:57:19,000 2. S1.5
3. 39 Max Goldman (USA) Porsche 21 0:57:22,000 3. S1.5
4. 4 John Gordon Bennett (USA) MG Mod. 21 0:57:35,000 1. MG1.5
5. 22 Rees T. Makins (USA) Osca 1133 21 0:58:25,000 1. S1.1
6. 77 John Bentley (USA) Porsche 21 0:58:38,000 4. S1.5
7. 45 Guy Atkins (USA) MG TC s/c 21 1:01:25,000 5. S1.5
8. 35 Paul Gougelman (USA) Nardi Danese 21 1:01:29,000 1. S750
9. 6 Mangenheimer MG Mod. 21 1:02:37,000 2. MG1.5
10. 111 George Schrafft (USA) Crosley Spl. 21 1:02:37,000 2. S750
11. 2 D. Kriplen MG Mod. 21 1:03:05,000 3. MG1.5
12. 21 Richard W. Gent (USA) Cisitalia 21 1:03:06,000 2. S1.1
13. 17 R. Krasberg MG Mod. 21 1:03:15,000 4. MG1.5
14. 55 Fleming Porsche 21 1:03:16,000 6. S1.5
15. 25 L. McPherson MG Mod. 21 1:04:56,000 5. MG1.5
16. 20 Paul Ceresole (USA) Cisitalia 21 1:07:24,000 3. S1.1
17. 25 Isabelle Haskell (USA) Siata 21 1:09:10,000 4. S1.1
18. 11 W. Dodds Crosley 21 1:09:16,000 3. S750
28 J. Brooks Crosley Super 20 4. S750
89 Sandy McArthur (USA) Crosley Spl. 20 5. S750
22 W. Staples MG Mod. 20 6. MG1.5
57 L. Lyle MG Mod. 19 7. MG1.5
33 R. Yares Siata Spyder 18 6. S750
23 P. Forsythe Fiat Ballila 17 5. S1.1
18 W. Taylor Cisitalia 14 6. S1.1
29 Henry Rudkin (USA) Crosley Super 14 7. S750
8 Bob Salzgaber (USA) MG Spl. 10 8. S1.5
32 Roberts Siata Spyder 8 8. S750
19 John Mays Fiberglass Spl. 7 7. S1.1
16 Karl Brocken (USA) Uihlein Spl. 7 9. S1.5
24 Robert T. Keller (USA) Siata Spyder Spl. 4 8. S1.1
36 W. Adams Siata 4 10. S1.5
9 E. Howell MG Mod. 2 8. MG1.5
5 Frank B. O'Hare (USA) MG Spl. 7. S1.5

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US National Races Round: 30

Lockbourne [Jaguar]

Lockbourne AFB, Columbus, Ohio Date: 9.8.1953


Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
15 M. R. J. Wyllie (USA) Jaguar XK120 "M" 21 1. OtherMod
18 Robert Ryberg Jaguar XK120 "M" 21 1. Special
52 Gary Jaguar XK120 M 21 1. Fact.Mod
76 Roger Wing (USA) Jaguar XK120 21 1. Prod.
4 Manting Jaguar XK120 2. Prod.
11 W. Noonan Jaguar XK120 M 2. Fact.Mod
12 W. Cooper Jaguar XK120 "M" 2. OtherMod
18 B. Kerr Jaguar XK120 "M" 3. OtherMod
19 W. Heerman Jaguar XK120 M 3. Fact.Mod
25 Jack Ensley (USA) Jaguar XK120 3. Prod.
15 W. Heldt Jaguar XK120 M 4. Fact.Mod
19 J. R. Shaefer Jaguar XK120 "M" 4. OtherMod
98 Andy Rosenberger (USA) Jaguar XK120 4. Prod.
7 Palmer Jaguar XK120 5. Prod.
17 Donnelly Jaguar XK120 M 5. Fact.Mod
23 Moneur Jaguar XK120 "M" 5. OtherMod
2 McComb Jaguar XK120 6. Prod.
16 N. Skillman Jaguar XK120 M 6. Fact.Mod
17 Karber Jaguar XK120 "M" 6. OtherMod
11 Wilson Jaguar XK120 7. Prod.
20 Klinger Jaguar XK120 M 7. Fact.Mod
1 Tjaarda Jaguar XK120 8. Prod.

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US National Races Round: 31

Lockbourne [Unl.]

Lockbourne AFB, Columbus, Ohio Date: 9.8.1953


Circuit lenght: Race distance: 160,9344 km Winner's average speed: 149,0253 km/h

Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. 11 William Spear (USA) Ferrari 28 1:05:01,000 1. S5.0 10.
2. 58 Masten Gregory (USA) Jaguar XK120C XKC015 Masten Gregory 28 1:06:12,000 2. S5.0
3. 5 Jim Kimberly (USA) Ferrari Jim Kimberly 28 1:06:22,000 3. S5.0
4. 30 Sherwood Johnston (USA) Ferrari 28 1:06:39,000 1. S3.0
5. 74 Charles Wallace (USA) Jaguar XK120C 28 1:06:40,000 4. S5.0
6. 8 John Negley (USA) Allard - Chrysler 28 1:07:05,000 1. S8.0
7. 14 Robert Fergus (USA) Jaguar XK120C XKC010? 28 1:07:10,000 5. S5.0
8. 38 Fritz Koster (USA) Maserati 28 1:09:24,000 1. S2.0
9. 75 Chuck Leighton Jaguar Silverstone 28 1:09:50,000 6. S5.0
10. 6 Fred Warner Allard J2X 28 1:11:20,000 2. S8.0
10 Colby Whitmore Fitch Jaguar 28 1:13:27,000 1. S+
7 Ted Boynton (USA) Frazer Nash 28 1:11:31,000 2. S2.0
22 Davis Jaguar XK120 "M" 28 2. S+
27 Otto Linton (USA) Siata 28 1:16:25,000 3. S2.0
19 Hal Ulrich Excalibur J Wyllis Brook Stevens 27 2. S3.0
12 Henry Wessells (USA) Jaguar XK120C XKC022 27 7. S5.0
21 Penn Healey 26 3. S3.0
39 Bob Salzgaber (USA) Allard J2X 26 3. S8.0
31 Robert Blackwood (USA) Siata 26 4. S2.0
44 N. Patton Allard Le Mans 25 4. S8.0
51 Gray Allard J2X 25 5. S8.0
28 Bob Larson MG TC s/c 23 5. S2.0
25 Suzy Dietrich (USA) MG TC s/c 23 6. S2.0
24 Ed Lunken (USA) Ferrari 22 7. S2.0
26 V. Schleicher MG TD s/c 21 8. S2.0
2 R. Chamberlain Ford Spl. 19 3. S+
9 H. Bosken Allard L4 14 4. S+
22 C. E. McIntire Norris Spl. 13 4. S3.0
66 Lee Allard 8 6. S8.0
23 Robert Edmison MG TD V8-60 5 5. S3.0
4 Jack Ensley (USA) Allard - Cadillac 5 7. S8.0
1 Reade Tilley Allard JR 1 8. S8.0
29 W. Randle MG TD s/c 1 9. S2.0

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US National Races Round: 32

Lockbourne [Handicap]

Lockbourne AFB, Columbus, Ohio Date: 9.8.1953


Circuit lenght: Race distance: 120,7008 km Winner's average speed:

Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. - Fred Warner Allard J2X 21 0:48:15,000
2. - Whitmore Jaguar Spl. 21 0:49:47,000
3. - Fergus MG TC 21 1:02:44,000
4. - Atkins MG Spl. 21 0:59:13,000
5. - Isabelle Haskell (USA) Siata Spyder 21 1:02:59,000
6. - Ceresole Cisitalia 21 1:00:53,000
7. - Schrafft Crosley Special 21 1:00:30,000
8. - Ensley Jaguar XK120 21 0:54:56,000
9. - Kimberly Ferrari 21 0:48:37,000
10. - Johnston Ferrari 21 0:49:18,000
11. - Leighton Jaguar XK120C 21 0:50:48,000
12. - Wessells Jaguar XK120C XKC022 21 0:50:52,000
13. - Wing Jaguar XK120 21 0:54:29,000
14. - Magenheimer Porsche America 21 1:00:32,000
15. - Spear Ferrari 4.1 21 0:47:37,000
16. - Makins Osca 21 0:56:53,000
17. - Cole Singer 21 1:05:24,000
18. - Gregory Jaguar XK120C XKC015 21 0:49:29,000
19. - Durbin MG TD 21 1:06:04,000
20. - Hanna Porsche America 21 1:02:13,000
21. - Tinder MG TD 21 1:06:31,000
22. - Koster Maserati 21 0:53:40,000
23. - Harbour MG TD 21 1:07:32,000

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US National Races Round: 33

Moffett [S1.5]

Moffett Naval Air Station Race, Captain's Cup Race, Moffett Field Date: 16.8.1953


Circuit lenght: Race distance: 123,9195 km Winner's average speed: 114,4244 km/h

Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. - Jack McAfee (USA) Porsche 1:04:56,400
2. - Chick Leson Simca Competition
3. - Bob Gillespie (USA) MG TC Special
Did not finish:
- Alfred Coppel Osca Oil pressure
- Ken Miles (USA) MG Special Clutch

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US National Races Round: 34

Moffett [Novice]

Moffett Naval Air Station Race, Navcad Trophy, Moffett Field Date: 16.8.1953


Circuit lenght: Race distance: 33,79622 km Winner's average speed:

Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. - Robert Cardwell Allard J2X Chrysler 0:16:21,800
2. - John Barneson Allard J2X Cadillac
3. 34 Chuck Daigh (USA) Frazer Nash Le Mans Replica

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US National Races Round: 35

2.5 h Moffett [Handicap]

Moffett Naval Air Station Race, Moffett Field Handicap, Moffett Field Date: 16.8.1953


Circuit lenght: Race distance: 309,7987 km Winner's average speed: 123,9195 km/h

Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. 30 Bill Stroppe (USA) Kurtis - Mercury Bill Stroppe 2:30:00,000
2. - Doug Trotter Aston Martin GMC
3. 50 Ken Miles (USA) MG Special S1.5
4. - Chapman Allard - Cadillac
Did not finish:
2 Phil Hill (USA) Ferrari 2.9 0 Differential

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US National Races Round: 36

Floyd Bennett [S1.5]

Sheepshead Bay Trophy Race, Floyd Bennett Field Date: 29.8.1953


Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. 84 Bill Lloyd (USA) Jowett Jupiter 20
2. - Gus Ehrman (USA) MG TD
3. - Mike Rodney MG TD
4. - George Rabe (USA) MG TD
5. - G. M. Hunt MG TD
Did not finish:
- Lammy Lamoreux Singer 16 Oil pressure
- McCleery MG TD
- Bastrup MG TD

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US National Races Round: 37

Floyd Bennett [S+1.5]+[Modified 1.5]

Brighton Beach Trophy Race, Floyd Bennett Field Date: 29.8.1953

Started:22

Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. - Russ Boss (USA) Jaguar XK120 Boss 0:37:55,300 1. S5.0
2. 99 Erwin Goldschmidt (USA) Kieft - MG Goldschmidt 1. S1.5
3. - Charles Hassan (USA) Jaguar
- Bret Hannaway (USA) Porsche 1. ser.S1.5
- Mike Rothschild (USA) Morgan +4 1. ser.S3.0
- Charles Wallace (USA) Jaguar XK120 1. ser.S5.0
- H. M. Dexter Allard Palm Beach 1. ser.S2.0
Other starters:
- Tex Hopkins Porsche
- Kaplan Jaguar
- James Killgore Porsche
- Miles Collier (USA) Jaguar
- xxx BMW
- xxx MG Mark II
- Frank Miller (USA) Porsche Frank Miller
- Grossman Jaguar
- Kaback Jaguar
52 William S. Vaughan (USA) Singer

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US National Races Round: 38

Floyd Bennett Cup

Floyd Bennett Grand Prize Cup Race, Floyd Bennett Field Date: 29.8.1953


Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. 2 Phil Walters (USA) Cunningham C4R 2:54:09,400 1. S8.0
2. - William Spear (USA)
John Gordon Bennett (USA) - DNP
Ferrari Mexico Bill Spear 1. S5.0
3. - Briggs Cunningham (USA) Cunningham C4R
- Candy Poole (USA)
Vilardi
PBX 1. S750
- Bill Lloyd (USA) Ferrari 2.7 1. S3.0
- Johnnie Rogers (USA) Frazer Nash Donaldson 1. S2.0
- Paul Ceresole (USA) Cisitalia 1. S1.1
- James Simpson (USA) Osca MT4 1. S1.5
Did not finish:
- Sherwood Johnston (USA) Osca MT4
6 Masten Gregory (USA) Jaguar C-type XKC022 Masten Gregory Rear end
Other starters:
- McKenna Jaguar XK120
- Perry Fina (USA) Fina Spl.
- Charles Schott (USA) Jaguar Spl.
- William Eager (USA) Jaguar Spl. Walt Hansgen
- Harry Gray (USA)
Charles Hassan (USA) - DNP
Jaguar C-type XKC030 Harry Grey
- Thomas Scatchard (USA) Siata Spyder 750
- Bill Cook (USA) DB 750
- Walt Hansgen (USA) Aston Martin DB2
Did not start:
- Masten Gregory (USA) Jaguar C-type XKC015 Masten Gregory Fire in practice

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US National Races Round: 39

Thompson [1.5]

Thompson Raceway Date: 6.9.1953


Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. 94 William Eager (USA) MG TC modified
2. - John Bigelow Porsche
3. - Bill Fleming Porsche
Did not finish:
- Frank Miller (USA) Porsche

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US National Races Round: 40

Thompson [Unrestricted]

Thompson Raceway Date: 6.9.1953


Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. - George Weaver (USA) Healey - Cadillac ex-Cunnigham
2. - Dupont Cooper

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US National Races Round: 41

Thompson [Stock Jaguars]

Thompson Raceway Date: 6.9.1953


Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. - Peter J. Crocker Jaguar XK120
2. 16 Richard A. Perrin (USA) Jaguar XK120
3. - Gleb Derujinsky (USA) Jaguar XK120
Other starters:
- Don McComb Jaguar XK120
- Bob Puleston Jaguar XK120

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US National Races Round: 42

Thompson [S1.1]

Thompson Raceway Date: 6.9.1953


Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. - Henry Rudkin (USA) Bandini 0:15:15,400
2. - Frank Dominianni (USA) Giaur - Crosley Frank Dominiani
3. - Hal Stetson (USA) Crosley
4. - George Schrafft (USA) Crosley
- Bruce Taylor Cisitalia 1. S750
Did not finish:
- xxx Siata Engine
- xxx Siata Engine
Other starters:
- Candy Poole (USA) PBX - Crosley

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US National Races Round: 43

Thompson [Stock MGs]

Thompson Raceway Date: 6.9.1953


Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. - Bob Holbert (USA) MG TD
2. - Gus Ehrman (USA) MG
3. - Mike Rodney MG

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US National Races Round: 44

Thompson [Stock 5.0 modified]

Thompson Raceway Date: 6.9.1953


Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. - Masten Gregory (USA) Jaguar C-type 0:13:03,200
2. - Walt Hansgen (USA) Jaguar
3. - Sherwood Johnston (USA) Jaguar
Other starters:
- Crusoe Jaguar
- Groskritz Jaguar
- McKenna Jaguar

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US National Races Round: 45

Thompson [S8.0+S3.0 modified]

Thompson Raceway Date: 6.9.1953


Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. - Phil Walters (USA) Cunningham 1. S8.0
2. - William Spear (USA) Ferrari 1. S3.0
3. - John Negley (USA) Allard 2. S8.0
- Briggs Cunningham (USA) Ferrari 1. S2.0
- Dave Michaels (USA) Offy - MG 2. S2.0
- Harry Beck Morgan +4 2. S3.0
- F. Randolph Pearsall (USA) Austin-Healey 3. S3.0
- Preston Gray Allard J2X 3. S8.0
Did not finish:
- Rutherford Allard K2 Broken gear lever

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US National Races Round: 46

Thompson [Modified 1.5]

Thompson Raceway Date: 6.9.1953


Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. 33 Briggs Cunningham, Jr. (USA) Osca MT4 1129 Briggs Cunningham
2. - Jim Pauley (USA) Bandini
3. - Fred Procter Porsche Glockler
4. - James Simpson (USA) Osca MT4 1133
5. - George Moffett (USA) Osca MT4 1127
Other starters:
- Marvin Weinman Porsche Roadster

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US National Races Round: 47

Watkins Glen [Formula libre]

6th Annual Grand Prix of Watkins Glen, Seneca Cup, Watkins Glen Grand Prix Race Course, N.Y. Date: 19.9.1953


Circuit lenght: 7,402982 km Race distance: 81,4328 km Winner's average speed:

Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. 27 M. R. J. Wyllie (USA) Jaguar XK120 M Dr. M. Roy J. Wyllie 11 0:42:04,700
2. - Phil Cade (USA) Maserati - Chrysler Phil Cade 11 0:42:05,300 F1
3. - Joseph Aldini Jaguar XK120M 11 0:42:41,800
4. - George Constantine (USA) Jaguar XK120M 11 0:43:41,800
5. - Cameron Argetsinger (USA) Jaguar XK120M 11 0:44:03,000
6. - Don Vitale (USA) Jaguar XK120 11 0:46:13,700
7. - Harry Heerman Porsche
8. - Charles Limbacher MG TD
9. - Richard Matthews MG TD
10. - Harley Gooding MG TD
Did not finish:
- George Weaver (USA) Maserati Rod
Other starters:
- Rowland Keith (CDN) Cooper 500 F3

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US National Races Round: 48

Watkins Glen [S1.5]

Queen Catherine Cup, Watkins Glen Grand Prix Race Course Date: 19.9.1953


Circuit lenght: 7,402982 km Race distance: Winner's average speed:

Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. 66 George Moffett (USA) Osca George Moffett 1:22:59,800 1. S1.5
2. - Henry Wessells (USA) Osca 1129 1:24:37,200 2. S1.5
3. - David Ash (USA) MG Special 1:30:18,200 3. S1.5
4. - William Wonder (USA) MG
5. - Duncan Black (USA) Lester - MG
6. - Lake Underwood (USA) MG TD
7. - Howard Hanna (USA) Porsche
8. - Harry Heerman Porsche
9. - James Keeley (USA) MG TD
10. - Bob Holbert (USA) MG TD
- Richard W. Gent (USA) Cisitalia 1. S1.1
- Harry Heim (USA) Crosley 1. S750
- Sheldon Morrill Bandini 2. S1.1
- James T. Carson (USA) Siata 2. S750
Did not finish:
- Fred F. Allen (USA) ? Broken fuel line
- Jim Pauley (USA) Bandini
- Phil Cole Singer Phil Cole Accident
- George Schrafft (USA) Crosley
- Tex Hopkins Porsche Jack Pry Clutch

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US National Races Round: 49

GP Watkins Glen

6th Annual Grand Prix of Watkins Glen, Watkins Glen Grand Prix Race Course, N.Y. Date: 19.9.1953

Started:27

Circuit lenght: 7,402982 km Race distance: 162,8656 km Winner's average speed: 122,4711 km/h

Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. 10 Walt Hansgen (USA) Jaguar XK120 Spl. 22 1:20:23,500
2. 31 George Harris (USA) Allard J2 Chrysler George Harris 22 1:20:24,600
3. - Hal Ullrich (USA) Excalibur J Hal Ullrich 22 1:25:31,900
4. - Traver McKenna (USA) Jaguar XK120M
5. - Harry Gray (USA) Jaguar XK120
6. - George Constantine (USA) Jaguar XK120M
7. - Otto Linton (USA) Siata
8. - Jack Crusoe (USA) Jaguar XK120
9. - Richard A. Perrin (USA) Jaguar XK120
10. - Thomas Hoan Jaguar XK120
11. - Bob Bucher (USA) Jaguar XK120
Did not finish:
- John Negley (USA) Allard
- Sherwood Johnston (USA) ? Fuel pump
- M. R. J. Wyllie (USA) Jaguar XK120M Clutch
- Delvan Lee Allard J2 Clutch
- Lt. John Baker Sunbeam Talbot Spun
- George Weaver (USA) Healey - Oldsmobile George Weaver
- Gleb Derujinsky (USA) Jaguar XK120 Head gasket
- Clifford MacIntyre Norris Spl.
Other starters:
- F. Randolph Pearsall (USA) Austin-Healey

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US National Races Round: 50

Madera [Novices 1.5]

3rd Annual Madera Road Race Date: 20.9.1953


Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. - Don Brittan MG TC 10
2. - Bill Siebert D.B.
3. - Jack Cardwell Porsche America
Did not finish:
- Bud Grosso Jowett Jupiter Ignition

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US National Races Round: 51

Madera [Novices +1.5]

3rd Annual Madera Road Race Date: 20.9.1953


Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. - Chuck Tatum GMC Special 10
2. - John Barneson Allard - Cadillac
3. - Bill Devin Ferrari 2.9 Coupe

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US National Races Round: 52

Madera [F3 + ladies]

3rd Annual Madera Road Race Date: 20.9.1953


Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. - Barbara Lindquist Allard - Cadillac 10
2. - Marion Lowe (USA) MG Willys
3. - Dick Trimble Cooper 500 F3

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US National Races Round: 53

Madera [Modified 1.5]

3rd Annual Madera Road Race Date: 20.9.1953


Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. 50 Ken Miles (USA) MG Special 40 S1.5
2. - Johnny von Neumann (USA) Porsche
3. - Seymour Leson Simca
Did not finish:
- Behel Jowett Jupiter Special Steering

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US National Races Round: 54

Madera [Modified +1.5]

3rd Annual Madera Road Race Date: 20.9.1953


Circuit lenght: Race distance: Winner's average speed: 133,5755 km/h

Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. 80 Phil Hill (USA) Ferrari 2.9 Coupe Bill Devin 40 1:11:06,500 S3.0
2. 26 Sterling Edwards (USA) Jaguar C-type 40
3. 78 Masten Gregory (USA) Ferrari 4.1 Coupe Masten Gregory 39 S5.0
4. - Ken Miles (USA) MG Special
Other starters:
- Alfred Coppel MG Willys
- xxx Ferrari 2.0
- Barry Wagner GMC Tatum
74 Troy Ruttman (USA) Kurtis - DeSoto S5.0

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US National Races Round: 55

Reno [Stock MGs]

2nd Reno Sports Car Road Races, Airman's Cup Race, Stead AFB Date: 18.10.1953


Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice

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US National Races Round: 56

Reno [novices 1.5 and +1.5]

2nd Reno Sports Car Road Races, Sagebrush Race and Biggest Little Race, Stead AFB Date: 17.10.1953


Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
- Qvale MG Special ex-David 1. 1.5
- Joe Cochran Allard Joe Cochran 1. +1.5

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US National Races Round: 57

Reno [novices]

2nd Reno Sports Car Road Races, Comstock Race, Stead Air Force Base Date: 18.10.1953


Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. - Cochran Allard - Cadillac 6
- Dick Trimble Cooper 1. F3

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US National Races Round: 58

Reno [Jaguars]

2nd Reno Sports Car Road Races, Survival Race, Stead Air Force Base Date: 18.10.1953


Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. - Ray Seher (USA) Jaguar XK120
2. - Sam Weiss (USA) Jaguar

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US National Races Round: 59

2.5 h Reno

2nd Reno Sports Car Road Races, 2 1/2 Hour Distance - Formula Race, Stead Air Force Base Date: 18.10.1953

Started:34

Circuit lenght: 8,577804 km Race distance: Winner's average speed:

Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. 26 Sterling Edwards (USA) Ferrari 4.1 Sterling Edwards 2:30:00,000 1. S5.0
2. - Phil Hill (USA) Ferrari 2.9 1. S3.0
3. - Bill David Osca 1350 1127 1. S1.5
4. - Alfred Coppel Osca 1100 1122 1. S1.1
5. - Block Allard Le Mans Chrysler 1. S8.0
6. - McDougall Ferrari 1.9 1. S2.0
7. - Johnny von Neumann (USA) Porsche 2. S1.5
8. - Lowe Frazer Nash 2. S2.0
9. - Gillespie MG 3. S1.5
10. - Louis Mercury Special 2. S5.0
11. - Lovely Giaur - Crosley 2. S1.1
12. - Snell Austin-Healey 2. S3.0
13. - Garner Jaguar 3. S5.0
14. - Balchowsky Ford Special 4. S5.0
15. - Eyerly Crosley Special 1. S750
16. - Gardner Singer Special 4. S1.5
17. - Banta MG 5. S1.5
18. - Adams MG 6. S1.5
19. - Grube MG 7. S1.5
20. - xxx MG 8. S1.5
21. - Young Crosley 2. S750
22. - Wright MG 9. S1.5
23. - Fox Allard - Cadillac 2. S8.0
Did not finish:
- Masten Gregory (USA) Jaguar C-type 6 Rear end S5.0
Other starters:
- George Sawyer Kurtis - Cadillac George Sawyer
- Devin Ferrari

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US National Races Round: 60

75 mil Sowega [Modified]

Sowega International Sports Car Races, King George Cup Race, Turner AFB, Albany , GA Date: 25.10.1953


Circuit lenght: Race distance: Winner's average speed: 146,1284 km/h

Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. 59 John Fitch (USA) Cunningham 1. S8.0
2. 60 Briggs Cunningham (USA) Cunningham 2. S8.0
3. 28 Roy Scott (USA) Allard 3. S8.0
4. 27 Ernie Erickson (USA) Jaguar C-type XKC032 1. S5.0
5. 15 George Huntoon (USA) Jaguar C-type XKC034 2. S5.0
6. 29 Walt Hansgen (USA) Jaguar Spl. 3. S5.0
7. 101 Bill Lloyd (USA) Ferrari 1. S3.0
8. 62 Lou Fageol Fageol Spl. 2. S3.0
9. 82 Jim Hall (USA) Allard 4. S8.0
10. 58 Phil Walters (USA) Cunningham 5. S8.0
11. 57 Robert T. Keller (USA) Osca 1. S1.5
12. 77 Rees T. Makins (USA) Osca 1132 2. S1.5
13. 12 George Moffett (USA) Osca 1127 3. S1.5
14. 7 Ted Boynton (USA) Frazer Nash 1. S2.0
15. 36 James L. Brundage (USA) Allard 6. S8.0
16. 31 Robert Blackwood (USA) Siata V8 2. S2.0
17. 48 Reade Tilley Allard JR 7. S8.0
18. 20 Hubert L. Brundage (USA) Porsche 4. S1.5
19. 51 Candy Poole (USA) PBX 1. S750
20. 111 George Schrafft (USA) P.B. Crosley 2. S750
21. 70 Paul Gougelman (USA) Nardi 3. S750
22. 26 H. B. Robb Siata 4. S750
23. 87 Sandy McArthur (USA) Sparrow 5. S750
24. 119 Donald Rose Siata 6. S750
Did not finish:
- Dale Duncan (USA) Ferrari
- Paul Ceresole (USA) Jaguar Spl. S. Johnston
- Karl Kling (D) Porsche 550 Porsche AG
- Huschke von Hanstein (D) Porsche 550 Porsche AG
- Chuck Leighton Jaguar
Other starters:
- Gleb Derujinsky (USA) Kieft - MG

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US National Races Round: 61

75 mil Sowega [Production S1.5]

Sowega International Sports Car Races, Tift Pioneer Trophy Race, Turner AFB, Albany , GA Date: 25.10.1953


Circuit lenght: Race distance: 120,7008 km Winner's average speed: 119,2041 km/h

Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. 18 Dick Thompson (USA) Porsche 1. ser.S1.5
2. 116 Max Goldman (USA) Porsche 2. ser.S1.5
3. 121 Denver B. Cornett Porsche 3. ser.S1.5
4. 22 E. Jenkins Porsche 4. ser.S1.5
5. 19 Pitt Browne Porsche 5. ser.S1.5
6. 23 R. N. Hopkins Porsche 6. ser.S1.5
7. 97 John Bentley (USA) Porsche 7. ser.S1.5
8. 14 Dick Pace Porsche 8. ser.S1.5
9. 105 J. Brons Porsche 9. ser.S1.5
10. 132 Howard Hanna (USA) Porsche 10. ser.S1.5
11. 33 G. Schillinger Porsche 11. ser.S1.5
12. 55 Al Trager (USA) HRG 12. ser.S1.5
13. 79 Robert Fergus (USA) MG TC 13. ser.S1.5
14. 74 Ralph Durbin (USA) MG TD 14. ser.S1.5
15. 53 Paul Bailey MG TD 15. ser.S1.5
16. 30 R. C. Wells MG TD 16. ser.S1.5

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US National Races Round: 62

75 mil Sowega [Jaguar]

Sowega International Sports Car Races, Keenan Sowega Trophy Race, Turner AFB, Albany , GA Date: 25.10.1953


Circuit lenght: Race distance: 120,7008 km Winner's average speed: 124,5632 km/h

Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. 104 Russ Boss (USA) Jaguar XK120 M 1. Mod.
2. 43 Phil Stewart (USA) Jaguar XK120 M 2. Mod.
3. 3 Jack Ensley (USA) Jaguar XK120 1. Prod.
4. 17 Harry Gray (USA) Jaguar XK120 M 3. Mod.
5. 16 Tom Pace Jaguar XK120 M 4. Mod.
6. 143 Robert Blackwood (USA) Jaguar XK120 2. Prod.
7. 56 Jim Hendricks (USA) Jaguar XK120 3. Prod.
8. 4 Jim Frankland Jaguar XK120 M 5. Mod.
64 D. J. Dukes Jaguar XK120 4. Prod.
42 Alec MacArthur Jaguar XK120 M 6. Mod.
129 Bill Saunders Jaguar XK120 M 7. Mod.
96 P. Spracino Jaguar XK120 M 8. Mod.
Other starters:
- Kaplan Jaguar
- George Constantine (USA) Jaguar
- L. C. Hawes Jaguar
- J. Saunders Jaguar

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US National Races Round: 63

250 mil Sowega

Sowega International Sports Car Races, Strategic Air Power Trophy Race, Turner AFB, Albany , GA Date: 25.10.1953

Started:53

Circuit lenght: Race distance: 402,336 km Winner's average speed: 150,4254 km/h

Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. 90 William Spear (USA) Ferrari 4.1 Bill Spear 1. S5.0
2. 59 John Fitch (USA) Cunningham C4 Cunningham 1. S8.0
3. 58 Phil Walters (USA) Cunningham C5 Cunningham 2. S8.0
4. 5 Jim Kimberly (USA) Ferrari 4.1 2. S5.0
5. 60 Briggs Cunningham (USA) Cunningham C4 Cunningham 3. S8.0
6. 61 Charles Moran, Jr. (USA) Cunningham C4R-K Charles Moran 4. S8.0
7. 45 Fritz Koster (USA)
John Gordon Bennett (USA)
Maserati 1. S3.0
8. 123 Hal Ullrich (USA) Excalibur 2. S3.0
9. 57 Sherwood Johnston (USA) Osca 1. S1.5
10. 29 Walt Hansgen (USA) Jaguar Spl. 3. S5.0
33 G. Schillinger Porsche 1. ser.S1.5
81 D. Charleton Wilson (USA) Jaguar XK120 1. ser.S5.0
111 George Schrafft (USA) PB Crosley 1. S750
12 George Moffett (USA) Osca 1127 2. S1.5
26 Jack Connoly Siata 2. S750
56 Jim Hendricks (USA) Jaguar XK120 2. ser.S5.0
132 Howard Hanna (USA) Porsche 2. ser.S1.5
40 John E. Urbas (USA) Porsche 3. S1.5
51 Vilardi PBX 3. S750
62 Lou Fageol Fargeol Spl. 3. S3.0
74 Ralph Durbin (USA) MG TD 3. ser.S1.5
Did not finish:
- Bill Lloyd (USA) Ferrari 2.7 Bill Spear 9
- George Huntoon (USA) Jaguar C-type XKC034 George Huntoon 0 Accident
- Roy Scott (USA) Allard JR LeMay Rear end
- Ernie Erickson (USA) Jaguar C-type XKC032
- Jack Ensley (USA) Kurtis Kraft Fuel pump
- Phil Hill (USA) Ferrari 340 Mexico Bill Spear Out of oil
- Zora Arkus Duntov (USA) Allard JR
- Huschke von Hanstein (D) Porsche 550 Porsche Fuel pump
- Karl Kling (D) Porsche 550 Porsche Fuel pump
48 Reade Tilley Allard JR Clutch
109 Harry Fanelli (USA) Multiplex 186 Roadster
Other starters:
- Gleb Derujinsky (USA) Kieft - MG
Did not start:
- John Negley (USA) ? Fatal accident in practice

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US National Races Round: 64

Riverside [Novice]

March Air Force in Riverside, California Date: 8.11.1953


Circuit lenght: Race distance: Winner's average speed: 125,207 km/h

Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. - Ridelle Gregory Jaguar C-type 10
2. - Max Briney Allard - Lincoln
3. - Don Stables Siata - Ford
4. - Bill J. Turnstall Jaguar XK120 M
5. - R. B. Masterson Jaguar XK120 M
6. - Scotty MacGregor Jaguar XK120 M
7. - Robert Weller Jaguar XK120 M
8. - Paul Miller Allard - Cadillac
9. - Stan Lewis MG Special
10. - Keenan Wynn Kurtis - DeSoto

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US National Races Round: 65

Riverside [Production]

March Air Force in Riverside, California Date: 8.11.1953


Circuit lenght: Race distance: Winner's average speed: 120,5399 km/h

Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. - Herbert Mackay-Fraser (USA) Jaguar XK120 M 10
2. - Jerry Borden Jaguar XK120 M
3. - Henry Montonen Jaguar XK120 M
4. - Dennis Shillam Porsche
5. - Scotty MacGregor Jaguar XK120 M
6. - Glen Hunter Porsche
7. - Jack Aldridge Jowett Jupiter
8. - R. F. McDonald Singer
9. - John L. Benton MG II

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US National Races Round: 66

Riverside [S1.5]

March Air Force in Riverside, California Date: 8.11.1953


Circuit lenght: Race distance: Winner's average speed: 128,4257 km/h

Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. - Ken Miles (USA) MG Special 30
2. - James Simpson (USA) Osca 1133
3. - Johnny von Neumann (USA) Porsche
4. - Louis Van Dyke Simca
5. - Bob Drake (USA) MG TD
6. - Kurt Hildebrand (USA) Nardi
7. - R. J. Van Laanen Singer
8. - J. Carberry Jowett Jupiter
9. - Steve Wilder (USA) VW - Porsche
10. - Bob Anderson VW Spl.
Did not finish:
- George Beavis Offenhauser Special Engine

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US National Races Round: 67

Riverside [S+1.5]

March Air Force in Riverside, California Date: 8.11.1953


Circuit lenght: Race distance: Winner's average speed: 141,6223 km/h

Fastest lap:Phil Walters Cunningham C5R?147,8987 km/h

Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. 15 John Fitch (USA) Cunningham C4R 50
2. - Briggs Cunningham (USA) Cunningham
3. - William Spear (USA) Ferrari 4.1 Bill Spear
4. - Masten Gregory (USA) Jaguar C-type XKC022
5. 5 Jim Kimberly (USA) Ferrari 4.1
6. - Bill Pollack (USA) Glasspar
7. - Howard Wheeler (USA) Ferrari
8. 17 Bill Devin Ferrari 250MM
9. - James Lowe (USA) Frazer Nash
10. - Ernie McAfee (USA) Siata V8
Did not finish:
- Troy Ruttman (USA) Kurtis - Mercury Stroppe Connectin rod
- Phil Walters (USA) Cunningham C5R Oil pressure
Other starters:
- Tom Bamford Allard - Cadillac Chapman
- Sterling Edwards (USA) Ferrari 4.1
78 Jack McAfee (USA) Ferrari 340 0032 J. Edgar

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US National Races Round: 68

Chanute [Production S1.5]

Chanute AFB Race Date: 14.6.1953


Circuit lenght: 5,310835 km Race distance: Winner's average speed: 111,0447 km/h Attendance: 75000

Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. - Max Goldman (USA) Porsche 16

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US National Races Round: 69

Chanute [Production S+1.5]

Chanute AFB Race Date: 14.6.1953


Circuit lenght: 5,310835 km Race distance: Winner's average speed: 118,7696 km/h Attendance: 75000

Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. - Tom Newcomer (USA) Jaguar XK120 16

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US National Races Round: 70

Chanute [women]

Chanute AFB Race Date: 14.6.1953

Started:11

Circuit lenght: 5,310835 km Race distance: Winner's average speed: 76,7 km/h Attendance: 75000

Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. 2 Sally Chapin (USA) Ferrari 2.7 Jim Kimberly 8
Other starters:
- Suzy Dietrich (USA) ?

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US National Races Round: 71

Chanute [S1.5]

Chanute AFB Race Date: 14.6.1953


Circuit lenght: 5,310835 km Race distance: Winner's average speed: 115,5509 km/h Attendance: 75000

Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. - Urbas Porsche 31
2. - James Simpson (USA) Osca MT4

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US National Races Round: 72

Chanute [Unl.]

Chanute AFB Race Date: 14.6.1953


Circuit lenght: 5,310835 km Race distance: Winner's average speed: 131,8053 km/h Attendance: 75000

Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. 5 Jim Kimberly (USA) Ferrari 4.1 31
2. - John E. Urbas (USA) Jaguar XK120C 31 0:00:20,000
5. - xxx Maserati ex-Wilbut Shaw
Did not finish:
- Jack Ensley (USA) Allard Jack Ensley 9 DQ: front wheel

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US National Races Round: 75

Ottawa

Ottawa Light Car Club, Carp Road Race Date: 1953

Started:16

Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. - G. van Bock Jaguar XK120 Spl. 15
2. - G. Holloway MG Spl.
3. - E. Reginald Ogilvie MG TC

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US National Races Round: 101

Santa Barbara [Stock MG]

Santa Barbara, California Date: 6.9.1953


Circuit lenght: Race distance: 17,70278 km Winner's average speed:

Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. - Bob Trennert MG TD 5
2. - Jack Wilder MG TD
3. - Bill Bowering MG TD

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US National Races Round: 102

Santa Barbara [Production 1.5]

Santa Barbara, California Date: 6.9.1953


Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. - Lammy Lamereaux Singer
2. - Nick Nicholiadus Singer
3. - Bob McDonald Singer

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US National Races Round: 103

Santa Barbara [Stock Jaguars]

Santa Barbara, California Date: 6.9.1953


Circuit lenght: Race distance: 17,70278 km Winner's average speed:

Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. - Cy Painter Jaguar XK120 5
2. - Bob Menefee Jaguar XK120

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US National Races Round: 104

Santa Barbara [MG]

Santa Barbara, California Date: 6.9.1953


Circuit lenght: Race distance: 17,70278 km Winner's average speed:

Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. - Ces Crichlow MG TD 5
Other starters:
- xxx MG TD
- xxx MG TD

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US National Races Round: 105

Santa Barbara [Production 1.5]

Santa Barbara, California Date: 6.9.1953


Circuit lenght: Race distance: 17,70278 km Winner's average speed:

Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. - Hastings Harcourt Porsche 5
2. - Ed Freutel (USA) Porsche
3. - Richard Amon Siata

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US National Races Round: 106

Santa Barbara [Stock +1.5]

Santa Barbara, California Date: 6.9.1953


Circuit lenght: Race distance: 17,70278 km Winner's average speed:

Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. - James Lowe (USA) Frazer Nash Le Mans 5
2. - Carl Block Allard - Chrysler
3. - McDougall Ferrari 166
Disqualified:
- Hill Ferrari

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US National Races Round: 107

Santa Barbara [Stock Jaguars]

Santa Barbara, California Date: 6.9.1953


Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. - Cy Painter Jaguar XK120

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US National Races Round: 108

Santa Barbara [Modified 1.5]

Santa Barbara, California Date: 6.9.1953


Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. - Ken Miles (USA) MG Spl.

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US National Races Round: 109

Santa Barbara [Modified +1.5]

Santa Barbara, California Date: 6.9.1953


Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. - Bill Stroppe (USA) Kurtis Mercury

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US National Races Round: 110

Santa Barbara [Stock+Modified 1.5]

Santa Barbara, California Date: 6.9.1953


Circuit lenght: Race distance: 35,40557 km Winner's average speed:

Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. - Ken Miles (USA) MG Spl. 10

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US National Races Round: 111

Santa Barbara [Stock+Modified +1.5]

Santa Barbara, California Date: 6.9.1953


Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. - Bill Stroppe (USA) Kurtis Mercury
2. - Phil Hill (USA) Ferrari 2.9

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US National Races Round: 112

Santa Barbara

Universal International Pictures Trophy, Santa Barbara, California Date: 6.9.1953


Circuit lenght: Race distance: 120,7008 km Winner's average speed:

Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. 2 Phil Hill (USA) Ferrari 2.9
2. - Bill Stroppe (USA) Kurtis Mercury
3. - Bill Pollack (USA) Mameco Mercury
4. - Sterling Edwards (USA) Jaguar C-type XKC017?

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US National Races Round: 120

Thompson [Stock MG]

Regional Races, Thompson, Conn. Date: 26.4.1953


Circuit lenght: Race distance: 15 km Winner's average speed:

Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. - George Rabe (USA) MG TD 10 0:16:47,000
2. - Jim McCleery MG TC
3. - Conrad Janis (USA) MG TD
4. - xxx ?
5. - xxx ?
6. - John Plaisted MG TD

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US National Races Round: 121

Thompson [race 2]

Regional Races, Thompson, Conn. Date: 26.4.1953


Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. - Frank Miller (USA) Porsche Super 0:15:50,000
2. - Bill Fleming Porsche
3. - Paul Ceresole (USA) Cisitalia
4. - Hal Stetson (USA) Crosley
Did not finish:
- Henry Rudkin (USA) Bandini
Other starters:
- xxx Crosley
- xxx Crosley
- xxx Porsche
- xxx Singer
- Charles J. P. Kotchan Fiat

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US National Races Round: 122

Thompson [race 3]

Regional Races, Thompson, Conn. Date: 26.4.1953


Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. - LeRoy Thorpe (USA) Lester Offy B. Lloyd 0:14:50,000
2. - Bill Procter Porsche
3. - Rutan Volskwagen s/c
Did not finish:
- Danny Todd MG TD
Other starters:
- xxx Siata
- xxx MG
- xxx MG

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US National Races Round: 123

Thompson [race 4]

Regional Races, Thompson, Conn. Date: 26.4.1953


Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. - Don McKnought (USA) Siata Fiat 8V 0:13:57,000
2. - Bill Lloyd (USA) Lester Offy
3. - Austin Conley (USA) Jagaur XK120
4. - Barkley Jagaur XK120
Other starters:
- xxx Chevrolet Spl.
- xxx MG Spl.
- Norwood MG TC Spl.
- Hitchcock MG V8

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US National Races Round: 124

Thompson [race 5]

Regional Races, Thompson, Conn. Date: 26.4.1953


Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. - John Negley (USA) Allard J2X 0:13:36,000
2. - John Meyer Meyer Cadillac
3. - George Felton Jaguar XK120
Did not finish:
- Stewart Rutherford Allard K2

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US National Races Round: 125

Thompson [Stock MG]

Regional Races, Thompson, Conn. Date: 26.4.1953


Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. - Bill Harkins MG TD 0:16:35,000
2. - John Plaisted MG TD
3. - Ward Brackett MG TC
Did not finish:
- Len Bastrup (USA) MG TD

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US National Races Round: 130

Sullivan Count Hills

Regional Races, Callicoon Trophy and Delaware Valley Trophy, Sullivan Count Hills Date: 1953


Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
- Albert Garthwaite, Jr. Osca MT4 1. DVT
- Klaus Rexroth (USA) Porsche 1. CT
- Lake Underwood (USA) MG 2. DVT
- James Killgore Porsche 2. CT
- William Wonder (USA) MG 3. DVT
- Vic Meinhardt (USA) Austin A40 3. CT

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US National Races Round: 131

Sullivan Count Hills [Stock MG]

Regional Races, Fremont Trophy, Sullivan Count Hills Date: 1953


Circuit lenght: Race distance: 67,59245 km Winner's average speed:

Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. - George Rabe (USA) MG TD 5
2. - Joseph Ryan MG TD
3. - Mike Rodney MG TD

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US National Races Round: 132

Sullivan Count Hills [Jaguars]

Regional Races, Sullivan County Trophy, Sullivan Count Hills Date: 1953


Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. - Charles Schott (USA) Jaguar XK120 0:34:08,000
2. - John Stanwycks Jaguar XK120 0:37:07,000
3. - Austin Conley (USA) Jaguar XK120 0:37:54,000
Other starters:
- Norman Joseph Jaguar XK120
- Traver McKenna (USA) Jaguar XK120

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US National Races Round: 133

Wilkes Barre [Stock MG]

Brynfan Tyddyn Races, Wilkes Barre, Pa. Date: 25.7.1953


Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. - Harry Dager (USA) MG TD 0:38:20,600
2. - Bob Holbert (USA) MG TD 0:38:20,700
3. - Conrad Janis (USA) MG TC 0:39:07,500
4. - George Rabe (USA) MG TD
5. - Harry A. Brann MG

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US National Races Round: 134

Wilkes Barre [S1.5]

Brynfan Tyddyn Races, Wilkes Barre, Pa. Date: 25.7.1953


Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. - Dolph Vilardi (USA) PBX 0:37:41,500 1. S750
2. - Bill Fleming Porsche 0:38:12,500 1. S1.5
3. - James Killgore Porsche 0:38:17,500 2. S1.5
4. - E. Howell MG TD MkII 3. S1.5
5. - Ken Ahar Siata Spyder 2. S750
Did not finish:
- Frank Dominianni (USA) Giaur 750
Other starters:
- xxx MG TD MkII
- xxx Porsche
- John Negley (USA) Porsche

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US National Races Round: 136

Wilkes Barre [S2.0]

Brynfan Tyddyn Races, Wilkes Barre, Pa. Date: 25.7.1953


Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. - Fritz Koster (USA) Maserati A6GCS 0:35:55,200 1. S2.0
2. - Albert Garthwaite, Jr. Osca MT4 0:35:59,700 2. S1.5
3. - Procter Glockler Porsche 0:38:29,500
4. - John Gordon Bennett (USA) Porsche Roadster
5. - Otto Linton (USA) Siata 2.0
6. - Kasimir Krag-Kraczkiewicz (USA) MG TD
7. - Danny Todd MG TD
8. - Guy Atkins (USA) MG TD
9. - Antonio Pompeo (I) Siata 1.5
Did not finish:
- Bill Lloyd (USA) Lester

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US National Races Round: 137

Wilkes Barre [Allcomers]

Brynfan Tyddyn Races, Wilkes Barre, Pa. Date: 25.7.1953


Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. - Joe Koster (USA) Maserati A6GCS 0:34:13,600 1. S2.0
2. - John Bentley (USA) Porsche Roadster 0:35:43,700 1. S1.5
3. - Guy Atkins (USA) MG TD 0:37:16,800
4. - Kasimir Krag-Kraczkiewicz (USA) MG TD
5. - Kenneth Ahr (USA) Siata 750 1. S750
6. - xxx ?
7. - Henry Brann MG TD
8. - Harry Dager (USA) MG TD

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