1916 Astor Cup
30 September - Sheepshead Bay, NY: 125 laps x 3.2168 km = 402.335 km


 Pole Position: Josef Christiaens (Sunbeam)  1.02.6
 Fastest Lap: N/A

Results:

 1  10    John Aitken        Peuegot             2:23:04.03
 2  12    Eddie Rickenbacker Maxwell             2:24:19.54
 3   5    Ira Vail           Hudson              2:34:01.00
 4  16    Jack LeCain        Delage              2:34:42.21
 5   4    Eddie Pullen       Mercer              2:37:26.00
 6   8    Art Klein          Crawford Duesenberg 2:38:01.00
 7  18    Jules DeVigne      Delage              2:38:31.00
 8   6    Ralph Mulford      Duesenberg          2:42:02.38
 9  28    Hughie Hughes      Duesenberg          2:42:56.15
10   3    Tom Milton         Duesenberg          2:45:36.90
11  36    Jim Meyer          Pugh Duesenberg     2:47:11.65
12  27    George Adams       Adams Duesenberg    2:55:06.07
13   9    Wilbur D'Alene     Crawford Duesenberg 3:04:01.90
14  37    Andy Burt          Ogren/Duesenberg    3:06:20.52

Did Not Finish:

    14    Pete Henderson     Maxwell                105  Broken connecting rod
    15    Frank Galvin       Premier                     Broken connecting rod
    22    Howard Wilcox      Peugeot                     Broken connecting rod
    24    George Buzane      Duesenberg                  Broken wrist pin
    25    Dave Lewis         Premier                     Burned rod
    34    Milton McBride     Watson Duesenberg           Burned rod
    32    Robert Moore       Crawford Duesenberg         Burned rod
          Ken Rawlings       Duesenberg                  Engine trouble
    33    Otto Henning       Duesenberg                  Leaking manifold
    21    William Muller     Duesenberg                  Broken connecting rod
    29    Jack Gable         Peugeot                     Slipping clutch
    26    Charles Devlin     Duesenberg                  Slipping clutch
    11    Glover Ruckstell   Mercer                  61  Wrecked turn 4
     1    Josef Christiaens  Sunbeam                 50  Broken piston
     2    Dario Resta        Peugeot                 48  Broken valve
    19    Louis Chevrolet    Sunbeam                 13  Oil leak
    35    Bert Watson        Olson Duesenberg            Oil leak

RACE NOTES:

 1) Attendance 35,000
 2) Track Type: Board
 3) Total Purse: $25,000
 4) AAA Sanction No. 979