1960 Buenos Aires 1000Kms

1000 km de la Ciudad de Buenos Aires

Sunday, January 31, 1960
Round:
1
Laps:
106
Pole position:
Fastest Lap:
Gurney, 3m22.4
Country:
Argentina
Circuit:
1960 season:
Report

Held on a 9.5 kms. circuit. comprising part of the Autodromo and a stretch of dual-carriageway, this race was expected to be a straight fight between Ferrari and Porsche, these being the only works teams entered. Phil Hill/Allison and von Trips/Ginther had 12-cylinder 3-litre Ferraris, while Gonzalez/Scarfiotti had a Dino-engined car of 2.4-litres. 

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