1905 Vanderbilt Cup Race Eliminations.


W.K. Vanderbilt Cup Race American Elimination Trials
23 Sepember - Long Island circuit: 181.172 Km / 89.961 kmh (55.901 mph)
  4 laps  of  45.543 km  
FP  # Driver                     Car                 Time/Laps - reason out     
 1  2 Bert Dingley               Pope-Toledo          2:00'50"
 2  5 Joe Tracy                  Locomobile           2:01'49"
 3  7 Robert Jardine             Royal Touriat        2:19'18"
 4  1 Frank Nutt                 Haynes               2:23'32"
 5  8 Montague Roberts           Thomas               2:29'40"
 
Retirements:
    6 Walter Christie            Christie               2  crash damage
   12 Herbert Lyttle             Pope-Toledo            1  sub frame
    9 Willie Winchester          Franklin               1  universal joint, fuel tank      
    4 Walter White               White                  1  differential
    3 Ralph Mongini              Matheson 40/45         0  piston

Fastest lap: Bert Dingley (Pope-Toledo)  lap 1:  27'58"  (97,708 kmh)
Race leaders: Bert Dingley (3), 1-2, 4; Joe Tracy (1), 3.

Did not start:
   10 Tom Cooper                 Matheson 40/45            radiator
   11 Fisher                     Premier                   car not ready