1962 CUMBERLAND
SCCA National Races
May 11-12, 1962


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photo credits:  Dave Nicholas, Dave Zych
Front of the grid has Penske on pole
Hap Sharp in the middle and Holbert
on the outside
Near the back is Rip Ripley's Porsche,
Doc Wylie #22 Lola, Matt
Brewer's Maserati & 777 Allard
Holbert on the front row is
followed by #12 Ed Lowthers
Lister and #19 Hal Keck's Lister
Herb Swan and Bob Bucher
sit and wait for the start
Hap Sharp sits in the middle
of the front row in his Texas Cooper
Start has Bucher bogged down and
#20 Corvette special of EA Smith goes by
Roger Penske's Telar Special had
to be covered up, but #6 was the
class of the field
 Hap Sharp's Cooper Monaco
ran second to Penske
Holbert in the Porsche couldn't
catch the faster Coopers but
beat everyone else to 3rd
Bellowing Costin Lister of
E E Hobbs Jr was a solid 4th
Bucher recovered and had a race
long duel with Swann and finished
sixth just behind Swan
The last iteration of the famous
Kelso-Chev with Ed Lowther
was also a DNF 
How great did those 4 cam
Porsche motors sound out of that
stinger exhaust system
Dick Blair's beautiful red
Birdcage was 8th
Ripley ran well but failed
to finish in his RS-60