USAC/FIA Formula Libre Race
Daytona International Speedway
2.5 Mile Paved Oval
20 Laps/50 Miles
April 4, 1959

Finish Start Driver Car # Sponsor/Name Chassis Engine Laps Status

Points

1 2 Jim Rathmann 16 Simoniz Watson Offy 20 0:18:40.14 160.694
2 1 Dick Rathmann 41 Sumar Kurtis 500G Offy 20 Finished
3 5 Bob Christie 65 Federal Engineering Kurtis 500D Offy 20 Finished
4 9 Johnny Thomson 3 Racing Associates Lesovsky Offy 19 Flagged
5 10 Jim Packard 22 Glessner Silnes D Offy 19 Flagged
6 4 Elmer George 21 HOW Kuzma Offy 19 Flagged
7 8 Bill Cheesbourg 25 Wright-Knight Kurtis 4000D Offy 19 Flagged
8 6 Don Branson 9 Bob Estes Phillips D Offy 17 Flagged
9 7 Dempsey Wilson 75 Racing Associates Kuzma Offy 17 Flagged
10 14 Jimmy Davies 53 Greenman-Casale Kuzma Offy 16 Flagged
11 11 Al Keller 82 Central Excavating Kuzma Offy 10 Broken piston
12 13 Bill Randall 95 Safety Auto Glass Kurtis 500C Offy 10 Oil leak
13 3 Rodger Ward 5 Leader Card 500 Watson Offy 4 Spun out, turn 2
14 12 Pat Flaherty 84 John Zink Watson Offy 4 Out
-- -- Mike Magill 75 Racing Associates Kuzma Offy 7 Relieved Dem. Wilson, 11-17
-- -- Tony Bettenhausen 75 Racing Associates Kuzma Offy -- Driven by Dem. Wilson

 

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