January 21-22, 1961 - Dave MacDonald brings his #00 Corvette to the airport track in Palm Springs.
Here Dave leads Bob Schilling in his Austin Healy.
Scott Briley #41 gets a little sideways just in front of Buford Lane & Doug Hooper. Briley finshed 16th, Lane 2nd and Hooper 3rd
Later in Sunday's race Lane #614 and Hooper #119 running flat out trying to catch MacDonald
Ken Hayes in the #370 AC Bristol fights off Norm Burger in Corvette #315. Hayes finished 9th and Berger dnf
Bob Geddes in the #13 Corvette leads a Porsche and a Vette while Peter Haywood in an AC Bristol takes a wide route. Geddes
finished 6th and Haywood 7th
Buford Lane #614 and Doug Hooper #119 continue their battle.
Dave MacDonald rounds the final turn and heads for home as he scored victories in both the Saturday & Sunday main events
With Dave leading the way, Corvettes grabbed 5 of the top 6 spots in Sunday's race...with a Mercedes 300SL placing 4th.
News articles recapping the Janurary 21-22, 1961 races. Dave MacDonald won both days.
News article about the Janurary 21-22, 1961 races. Dave MacDonald won both days.