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1955 Season
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1955 International Gold Cup
1955 Italian GP

1955 Avon Trophy

1955 Syracuse GP
1956 Argentine GP
 I  Avon Trophy


Overview - Entry List - Qualification - Starting Grid - Classification - Fastest Laps - Laps Led

Details
DateSaturday 1 October 1955
Start timeUnknown
EventAvon Trophy
CircuitCastle Combe
Event FormatRace of 55 laps
Race23 of 24
Championship raceNon-championship event
Circuit
Laps55
Circuit Perimeter2961 m
Race Distance2961 × 55 − 24 = 162.831 km
Grid Format4-4-4-4
Pole PositionRight
First CornerUnknown
Participants
Entries14
Qualifiers14
Finishers10
Debutants
Alastair Birrell (Driver),
Michael Young (Driver),
Paul Emery (Driver),
Tom Kyffin (Driver),
Tony Brooks (Driver),
Emeryson (Car Manufacturer),
Emeryson (Car Model),
Vanwall (Car Model),
   Alastair Birrell (Entrant),
E.W. Holt (Entrant),
Emeryson Cars (Entrant),
Equipe Devone (Entrant),
Equipe Endeavour (Entrant),
Roebuck Engineering (Entrant),
Avon Trophy (Event)

Results
 WinnerPole PositionFastest Lap
Car NumberCar 26Car 26Car 26
EntrantVandervell ProductsVandervell ProductsVandervell Products
DriverHarry SchellHarry SchellHarry Schell
CarVanwallVanwallVanwall
EngineVanwallVanwallVanwall
Time1:10'32.81'14.41'13.6
Speed138.488 km/h143.274 km/h144.832 km/h


Overview - Entry List - Qualification - Starting Grid - Classification - Fastest Laps - Laps Led