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The lead car in this photo is Number 6, the work's Maserati 300S, chassis #3059, driven by Piero Taruffi & Harry Schell & Jean Behra & Stirling Moss.  Number 6 was the winner of the race finishing in 1st place.  Number 86, driven by Adolf-Werner Lang & Kurt Kuhnke is Lang's Alfa Romeo Giulietta SV.  Number 86 finished in 18th place.  Also shown in this photo is Number 64 the Wittman entered Porsche 356 1600S, driven by  Wilhelm Wittmann & Walter Hampel.  Number 64 finished in 20th place.

Nurburgring 1000 km

  • Title Nurburgring 1000 km
  • Source George Phillips Photograph Collection  
  • Description The lead car in this photo is Number 6, the work's Maserati 300S, chassis #3059, driven by Piero Taruffi & Harry Schell & Jean Behra & Stirling Moss. Number 6 was the winner of the race finishing in 1st place. Number 86, driven by Adolf-Werner Lang & Kurt Kuhnke is Lang's Alfa Romeo Giulietta SV. Number 86 finished in 18th place. Also shown in this photo is Number 64 the Wittman entered Porsche 356 1600S, driven by Wilhelm Wittmann & Walter Hampel. Number 64 finished in 20th place.
  • Years 1956  
  • Date 1956-05-26
  • Photographer George Phillips  
  • City Nürburg  
  • Country Germany  
  • Marque Maserati   Alfa Romeo   Porsche  
  • Model Maserati 300S   Alfa Romeo Giulietta Sprint Veloce   Porsche 356 1600S  
  • Event ADAC 1000 km  
  • Venue Nürburgring  
  • Race Data Number 6 was the winner of the race finishing in 1st place. Number 86 finished in 18th place. Number 64 finished in 20th place.
  • Identifier 2006-001PHIL-1956-b1_27.1_0006
  • Original Format black-and-white negatives  
  • Rights Copyright has been assigned to The Revs Institute. Although copyright was transferred by the donor, copyright in some items in the collection may still be held by their respective creator. The researcher assumes full responsibility for conforming to the laws of libel, privacy, and copyright which may be involved in the use of this collection.

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