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1955 Ted Horn Memorial


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AAA Champ Car Series race number 6 of 11
Monday, September 5, 1955 at DuQuoin State Fairgrounds, DuQuoin, IL
100 laps on a 1.000 mile dirt track (100.000 miles)

Time of race: 1:04:09
Average speed: 93.53 mph
Pole speed: 98.468 mph
Cautions: n/a
Margin of victory: n/a
Attendance: 9105
Lead changes: 3

Glossary    1955 AAA Champ Car Series results   /   1955 standings

PosSt#DriverChass./Eng.LapsMoneyStatusLedPts
1121   Jimmy Bryan Dean Van Lines   (Al Dean)Kuzma / Offy1003673running1200
2153   Jack McGrath Jack HinkleKurtis / Offy1002645running0160
3 578   George Amick Lindsey HopkinsLesovsky / Offy1001469running0140
4 36   Bob Sweikert John ZinkWatson / Offy99955crash93120
5 825   Bob Veith Lutes Truck PartsKurtis / Offy99881running0100
6 245   Andy Linden D-A LubricantsKuzma / Offy99734running380
71672   Edgar Elder Ernest RuizShilala / Offy99558running060
81155   Johnny Boyd Bob SweikertKuzma / Offy98551running040
91029   Pat O'Connor LaVillaTempleton / Offy98514running030
101395   Mike Magill Mike UnverdorbenKurtis / Offy98479running020
111873   Buddy Cagle McNamara   (Lee Elkins)Kurtis / Offy97440running010
12 148   Eddie Russo Chapman RootBlough / Offy97367running3 
13 976   Jimmy Daywalt George LeitenbergerSilnes-Sherman / Offy97330running0 
141715   Jimmy Davies Bardahl Oil Company   (Pat Clancy)Ewing / Offy96293running0 
15 732   Shorty Templeman Lee GlessnerScopa / Offy96257running0 
16 45   Eddie Johnson Gilbert MorcroftPankratz / Offy94220running0 
171439   Bob Carroll Joe ShaheenHill / Offy93147running0 
18 612   Don Freeland Bob EstesWatson / Offy46147fuel line0 

Failed to qualify, withdrew, or driver changes:
PosNameNbrSponsorOwnerCar
Jimmy Reece9Ed WalshKurtis / Offy
Tony Bettenhausen10H.A. ChapmanRusso-Nichels / Offy
Johnnie Tolan16Trio BrassKurtis / Offy
Jack Turner19Hart FullertonKurtis / Offy
Ed Elisian21Roger WolcottLesovsky / Offy
Gene Hartley28Commercial Motor FreightEwing / Offy
Chuck Weyant41Federal EngineeringKurtis / Offy
Tommy Hinnershitz44Peter SchmidtKuzma / Offy
Bill Homeier47Mel WiggersKurtis / Offy
Johnny Kay68Westwood ToolPeter WalesKurtis / Offy
Russ Klar71Martin BrothersSilnes / Offy
Duane Carter77Springfield WeldingKurtis / Offy
Rodger Ward81Central ExcavatingFloyd TrevisTrevis / Offy
Joe Sostilio84Dick HolysnkiKurtis / Offy
Johnnie Parsons99Murrell BelangerKurtis / Offy

Lap leader breakdown:
LeaderFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
  Eddie Russo133
  Bob Sweikert47875
  Andy Linden79813
  Bob Sweikert829918
  Jimmy Bryan1001001