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1955 Langhorne 100


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AAA Champ Car Series race number 3 of 11
Sunday, June 19, 1955 at Langhorne Speedway, Langhorne, PA
100 laps on a 1.000 mile dirt track (100.000 miles)

Time of race: 1:02:40
Average speed: 95.727 mph
Pole speed: 112.888 mph
Cautions: n/a
Margin of victory: 10 sec
Attendance: 15000
Lead changes: 3

Glossary    1955 AAA Champ Car Series results   /   1955 standings

PosSt#DriverChass./Eng.LapsMoneyStatusLedPts
1 61   Jimmy Bryan Dean Van Lines   (Al Dean)Kuzma / Offy1004062running56200
2 56   Bob Sweikert John ZinkWatson / Offy1002600running0160
3 112   Don Freeland Bob EstesWatson / Offy1001787running0140
4 995   Mike Magill Mike UnverdorbenKurtis / Offy1001300running0120
51029   Pat O'Connor LaVillaTempleton / Offy100975running0100
61325   Ed Elisian Lutes Truck PartsKurtis / Offy100812running080
71248   Eddie Russo Sumar   (Chapman Root)Watson / Offy100650running060
81471   Al Herman Martin BrothersSilnes / Offy99650running040
91181   Rodger Ward Central Excavating   (Floyd Trevis)Trevis / Offy98487running030
101537   Duane Carter Dr. SabourinPawl / Offy97487running012.9
11182   Tommy Hinnershitz Ralph MalamudScopa / Offy96406running010
121642   Charles Musselman Sam TraylorKurtis / Offy78406driveshaft0 
131776   Jack Turner George LeitenbergerSilnes-Sherman / Offy69325throttle0 
14 79   Jimmy Reece Ed WalshKurtis / Offy66325magneto0 
15 344   Johnny Thomson Peter SchmidtKuzma / Offy44325crash24 
16 421   Jerry Hoyt Roger WolcottLesovsky / Offy43325crash0 
17 878   Al Keller Lindsey HopkinsLesovsky / Offy42162did not restart0 
18 25   George Amick Emmett MalloyPankratz / Offy42162did not restart20 

Relief Drivers:

Car #37: Len Duncan (55 laps), 7.1 points)
Car #5: Potsy Goacher (1 lap)

Failed to qualify, withdrew, or driver changes:
PosNameNbrSponsorOwnerCar
Jimmy Davies15Bardahl Oil CompanyPat ClancyEwing / Offy
Johnnie Tolan16Trio BrassKurtis / Offy
Andy Linden19Massaglia HotelKurtis / Offy
Len Duncan24Ray BradyKurtis / Offy
Gene Hartley28Commercial Motor FreightEwing / Offy
Jiggs Peters32Lee GlessnerScopa / Offy
Tony Bonadies36J.S. DonaldsonKurtis / Offy
Bill Homeier51SumarChapman RootKurtis / Offy
Ernie McCoy61Ray BradySchroeder / Offy
Shorty Templeman68Westwood ToolPeter WalesKurtis / Offy
Edgar Elder72Travelon TrailerShilala / Offy
Joe Sostilio84Dick HolysnkiKurtis / Offy

Lap leader breakdown:
LeaderFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
  George Amick12020
  Johnny Thomson214424
  Jimmy Bryan4510056