Gurney’s Ferrari passes the Salvadori / Shelby Aston Martin DBR1. The Aston would shortly drop out of the race with a broken gearshift lever.
Von Trips at the wheel of his Porsche 718RSK would take a class victory and finish 3rd overall.
Jean Behra’s Ferrari 250 TR would ultimately finish 2nd.
Moss made up a lot of ground through the rain in Cunningham’s Lister Jaguar to finish 6th.
Ultimately though, the day belonged to the No. 7 Ferrari 250TR Fantuzzi Spyder co-piloted by Dan Gurney, Phil Hill, Chuck Daigh, and Olivier Gendebien.
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