1956
Sebring 12 Hours

Florida International Grand Prix of Endurance powered by Amoco
F.I.A. World Sports Car Championship, round 2
1956 March 24th
Sebring, 8,369 km

Pole Position : -
Winner : FERRARI 860 Monza #17, J.M.Fangio / E.Castellotti, 194 laps, at 135,195 km/h
Fastest lap : JAGUAR D-type #8, M.Hawthorn, 3'29"7
 

RESULTS

Pos. # Car Drivers Entrant Laps Group Practice
6th 41 PORSCHE 550 Spyder Hans HERRMANN (D) / Wolfgang VON TRIPS (D) Porsche K.G. 12 laps behind 6th Sports,
winner S 1.5
-
7th 43 PORSCHE 550 Spyder Jack McAFEE (USA) / Pete LOVELY (USA) John Edgar Enterprises 15 laps behind 7th Sports, 2nd S 1.5 -
14th 66 PORSCHE 550 Mike MARSHALL (USA) / Jan BRUNDAGE (USA) /
Huschke VON HANSTEIN (D)
Porsche K.G. 36 laps behind 14th Sports,
3rd S 1.5
-
DNF 42 PORSCHE 550 Ed CRAWFORD (USA) / Herbert LINGE (D) /
Huschke VON HANSTEIN (D)
Porsche K.G. 108 laps S 1.5 -

PICTURES

n 41  -  6th  -  Winner S 1.5
Porsche K.G.
H.Herrmann / W.von Trips
n 42  -  DNF
Porsche K.G.
E.Crawford / H.Linge / H.von Hanstein
n 43  -  7th  -  2nd S 1.5
John Edgar Enterprises
J.McAfee / P.Lovely
n 66  -  14th  -  3rd S 1.5
Porsche K.G.
M.Marshall / J.Brundage / H.von Hanstein