39th Targa Florio 1955
Piccolo Circuito delle Madonie
Sports- GT- and Touring Cars

 

Date: October 16, hot and sunny Fastest Practice Lap:  
Track Length: 72 km Fastest Lap: Stirling Moss, 43'07.4" = 100.187 km/h on lap 3
Attendance:     Round 6, World Sports Car Championship
Entries:   Distance: 13 laps = 936 km
Practiced: 64 Average Speed: 96.29 km/h
Starters: 47 Organizer: Cavaliere Vincenzo Florio
Classified: 20 * Class Winners  

 

Pos Clas-
sific.
# Entrant
Car - Engine
Drivers, Nationality Engine
Vol
(cc)
Engine
Type
Group Time
Laps
Km
Reason Out
1 1 104 Daimler Benz AG
Mercedes-Benz 300 SLR
Stirling Moss, GB
Peter Collins, GB
DNS Hans Herrmann, D
2975 S8 SC
+2000
9:43'14.0"  
2 2 112 Daimler Benz AG
Mercedes-Benz 300 SLR
Juan Manuel Fangio, RA
Karl Kling, D
2975 S8 SC
+2000
9:47'55.2"  
3 3 116 Scuderia Ferrari
Ferrari 860 Monza
Eugenio Castellotti, I
Robert Manzon, F
3497 S4 SC
+2000
9:53'20.4"  
4 4 106 Daimler Benz AG
Mercedes-Benz 300 SLR
J. Desmond Titterington, GB
John Fitch, USA
DNS Wolfgang von Trips, D
2975 S8 SC
+2000
9:54'53.4"  
5 5* 76 Officine Alfieri Maserati
Maserati A6GCS
Francesco Giardini, I
Carlo/Azzurri Manzini, I
1985 S6 SC
2000
10:41'15.0"  
6 6 82 Officine Alfieri Maserati
Maserati A6GCS
Giuseppe Musso, I
Giuseppe Rossi, I
1985 S6 SC
2000
10:48'53.2"  
7 7* 64 Automobili OSCA
OSCA MT4 1500
Guilio Cabianca, I
Piero Carini, I
1490 S4 SC
1500
10:51'37.4"  
8 8 78 Officine Alfieri Maserati
Maserati A6GCS
Giorgio Scarlatti, I
Osvaldo Lippi, I
1985 S6 SC
2000
11:03'28"
12 laps
 
9 9 92 Officine Alfieri Maserati
Maserati A6GCS
Luigi Belucci, I
Contessa Maria Teresa di Filippis, I
1985 S6 SC
2000
11:22'53.2"
12 laps
 
10 10 84
Maserati A6GCS
Prince Gaetano Starrabba, I
Salvatore La Pira, I
1985 S6 SC
2000
12 laps  
11 11* 6
Fiat 8V Zagato
Elio Zagato, I
Ovidio Capelli, I
1996 V8 TS
+1300
12 laps  
12 12 72
Maserati A6GCS
Alberico Cacciari, I
Vincenzo Sorrentino, I
Azzurro Manzini, I
1985 S6 SC
2000
12 laps  
13 13 4
Fiat 8V
Giuseppe de Saranza, I
Clemente Ravetto, I
1996 V8 TS
+1300
12 laps  
14 14* 42 Automobili OSCA
OSCA MT4 1100
Domenico Rotolo, I
Luigi di Pasquale, I
DNS Salvatore Sirchia, I
1100 S4 SC
1100
12 laps  
15 15* 36
Fiat 8V Zagato
Francesco Arezzo, I
Gennaro Alterio, I
1996 V8 GT 12 laps  
16 16 88
Alfa Romeo 1900
Guido Perrella, I
Mario Sannino, I
1975 S4 SC
2000
11 laps  
17 17 86
Maserati A6GCS
Enzo Lopez, I
Ferdinando Lopez, I
1985 S6 SC
2000
11 laps  
18 18 52
Renault 4CV 1093
CD -Renault ? Gordini -Renault?)
Michel Guy, F
Alfredo Fondi, I
1100 S4 GT
SC ?
11 laps  
19 19 70
Maserati A6GCS
Bruno Cavazzoni, I
Gastone Crepaldi, I
DNS ? Fernand Masoero, I
1985 S6 SC
2000
11 laps  
20 20 20
Lancia Aurelia
Vincenzo Arena, I
Gianfernando Tomaselli, I
2451 V6 TS
+1300
11 laps  
                   
21 DNF 16 Daimler Benz AG
Mercedes-Benz 300 SL
Armando Zampiero, I
Luigi Villotti, I
2975 S8 GT 12 laps  
22 DNF 30
Fiat 8V
Ottavio Guarducci, I
Mario Lietti, I
1996 V8 GT 11 laps  
23 DNF 120 Scuderia Ferrari
Ferrari 750 Monza
Umberto Maglioli, I
Sergio Sighinolfi, I
2999 S4 SC
+2000
10 laps Lost wheel
24 DNF 100
Ferrari 750 Monza
Luigi Piotti, I
Franco Cornacchia, I
2999 S4 SC
+2000
9 laps  
25 DNF 12
Alfa Romeo 1900 TI
Guido Cestelli-Guidi, I
Guerci, I
DNS Aldo Berardi, I
1884 S4 TS
+1300
8 laps  
26 DNF 56
Kieft - Coventry Climax
Hans Finke, D
Kornekauer
  S4 SC
1100
8 laps  
27 DNF 22
Lancia Aurelia
Domenico Tramontana, I
Guiseppe Alotta, I
  V6 GT 7 laps  
28 DNF 74
Ferrari 500 Mondial
Franco Cortese, I
Baron Antonio Pucci, I
1985 S4 SC
2000
7 laps Accident
29 DNF 40
Siata 1100 GT - Fiat
Francesco Spinel, I
Armando Soldano, I
1100 S4 SC
1100
6 laps  
30 DNF 54
OSCA MT 1100
Bruno Ricciardi, I
Angelo Sbordone, I
1100 S4 SC
1100
6 laps  
31 DNF 62
Ermini - Fiat
Giovanni Buoncristiani, I
Piero Altini, I
DNS Pasquale Ermini, I
  S4 SC
1500
6 laps  
32 DNF 102
Gordini T24 S
Mario Ricci, I
Scotti, I (Piero ?)
2982 S8 SC
+2000
6 laps  
33 DNF 24
Jaguar XK120
Alfonso Vella, I
Piero Termini, I
3441 S6 GT 5 laps  
34 DNF 48
Cisitalia 202
Francesco Mentesana, I
Gaetano Marotta, I
    SC
1100
5 laps  
35 DNF 110 Scuderia Ferrari
(Tony Parravano)
Ferrari 750 Monza
Carroll Shelby, USA
Gino Munaron, I
2999 S4 SC
+2000
5 laps Accident
36 DNF 10
Alfa Romeo 1900 TI
Baldassare Taormina, I
Pasquale Tacci, I
1884 S4 TS
+1300
4 laps  
37 DNF 28
Lancia Aurelia
Mennato Boffa, I
Guiseppe Ruggero, I
  V6 GT 4 laps  
38 DNF 94 Tony Parravano
Maserati 200 SI
Fernando Mancini, I
Benoit Musy, CH
1994 S4 SC
2000
4 laps Oil pipe / accident
39 DNF 118 Officine Alfieri Maserati
Maserati 300 S
Luigi Villoresi, I
Luigi Musso, I
2991 S6 SC
+2000
4 laps Rear axle
40 DNF 2
Alfa Romeo 1900 TI
Nicola Musmeci, I
Alessandro Perrone, I
1884 S4 TS
+1300
2 laps  
41 DNF 14
Peugeot 203 (403 ?)
Charles de Cortanze, F
"Eldé" (Leon Dernier), B
  S4 TS
+1300
2 laps  
42 DNF 38
Siata 1100 GT - Fiat
Ugo Mauthe, I
Rosario Montalbano, I
  S4 SC
1100
2 laps  
43 DNF 44
Stanguellini Bialbero - Fiat
Francesco di Roberto, I
Pietro Fiordelisi, I
1100 S4 SC
1100
2 laps Accident
44 DNF 58
Stanguellini Bialbero - Fiat
Francesco Siracusa, I
Pasquale Placido, I
1100 S4 SC
1100
2 laps  
45 DNF 32
Lancia Aurelia
Vittorio Colocci, I
Giacchino Vari, I, (DND)
  V6 GT 1 lap  
46 DNF 80
Lotus Mk 8/Lister/Connaught - Lea Francis
Mike Young, GB
Geoff Richardson, GB, (DND)
    SC
2000
1 lap  
47 DNF 90 Officine Alfieri Maserati
Maserati 200 SI
Giovanni Bracco, I
Franco Bordoni, I, (DND)
1994 S4 SC
2000
1 lap Accident
                   
  DNF
?
  ? Daimler Benz AG
? Mercedes-Benz 190 SLR
           
                   
48 DNS 8
Alfa Romeo 1900 TI
Raffaele Matteucci, I
Alfonso Thiele, I/USA
1884 S4 TS
+1300
   
49 DNS 18
Alfa Romeo Giulietta
Franco Bertani, I
-
1290 S4 GT    
50 DNS 26
Mercedes-Benz 300 SL
Natale Gotelli, I
Bensi, I
2975 S8 GT    
51 DNS 34
Fiat 8V
Ignazio Consiglio, I
Rocco Finocchiaro, I
1996 V8 GT    
52 DNS 46
Ermini - Fiat
Otello Adriano Biagiotti, I
Piero Altini, I
  S4 SC
1100
   
53 DNS 50
Giaur
Mario Piccolo, I
Guiseppe Sapienza, I
    SC
1100
   
54 DNS 60
Porsche 550
Ernst Lautenschlager, D
Rudi Schöll, D
1498 F4 SC
1500
   
55 DNS 66
OSCA MT4
Wolgang Seidel, D
-
  S4 SC
1500
   
56 DNS 96
Maserati A6GCS
Azzurro Manzini, I
-
1985 S6 SC
2000
   
57 DNS 98
Talbot Sport
Hauret, F
-
  S6 SC
+2000
   
58 DNS 108
Ferrari 750 Monza
Luigi Bordonaro, I
Enrico Anselmi, I
2999 S4 SC
+2000
   
59 DNS 114
Ferrari 750 Monza
Melchiore Scaminaci, I
Antonio di Salvo, I
2999 S4 SC
+2000
   
                   
60 DNA 68
Porsche 550
Luigi Messedaglia, I
Diego Capelli, I
1498 F4 SC
1500
   

 

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