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Programme Cover - Can-Am Road America 1968
Event: Full International Canadian-American Challenge Cup Road AmericaDate: 1.9.1968
Track: Road America, Elkhart Lake (USA), 6.437 kmsDistance: 200 milesAttendance: unknown

Can-Am Road America

Start time: 14:00; Grid: 2-2-2; PP right; Weather: unknown

Entered: 41

Practiced: 31

Started: 29

Classified: 20

Entry List
Entry List - Can-Am Road America 1968
Race added to RSC Photo Gallery: 10/02/2009 Last photo update on this page: 07/09/2014
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11 - Caldwell D7B Chevrolet #D7/02 - Autodynamics Corp.Caldwell D7 B #D7/02 - Chevrolet 365 V8 5981 cc N/A
Autodynamics Corp. (USA)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Sam Posey (USA)Result: 10th (3 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 15th (2:18.800)
Colours: white (+red)
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 07/09/2014Photo by courtesy of: Canadian Motorsport Hall of Fame
22 - Lola T160 Chevrolet #SL160/10 - Autodynamics CorporationLola T160 #SL160/10 - Chevrolet 377 V8 6178 cc N/A
Autodynamics Corporation (USA)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Brett Lunger (USA)Result: 12th (5 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 20th (2:21.700)
Colours: white (+red)
Tyres: Goodyear
Photo updated: 07/09/2014Photo by courtesy of: Larry Fullhorst and Canadian Motorsport Hall of Fame
44 - McLaren M8A Chevrolet #M8A/1 - McLaren Cars Ltd.McLaren M8A #M8A/1 - Chevrolet 427 ZL-1/McLaren Engine Division V8/90° 2v OHV 6992 cc N/A
McLaren Cars Ltd. (GB)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Bruce McLaren (NZ)Result: 2nd (34s900 behind the winner)
Grid: 1st (2:09.800)
Colours: orange
Tyres: Goodyear
Photo updated: 10/01/2011Photo by courtesy of: Larry Fullhorst
55 - McLaren M8A Chevrolet #M8A/2 - McLaren Cars Ltd.McLaren M8A #M8A/2 - Chevrolet 427 ZL-1/McLaren Engine Division V8/90° 2v OHV 6992 cc N/A
McLaren Cars Ltd. (GB)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Denny Hulme (NZ)Result: winner - (152.147 kph) - margin: 34s900
Grid: 2nd (2:09.900)
Colours: orange
Tyres: Goodyear
Photo updated: 10/01/2011Photo by courtesy of: Paul Rosetto and Larry Fullhorst
66 - McLaren M6B Chevrolet #M6A/3 - Roger Penske Racing Ent.McLaren M6B #M6A/3 - Chevrolet 427 V8 6997 cc N/A
Roger Penske Racing Ent. (USA)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Mark Donohue (USA)Result: 3rd (1m15s400 behind the winner)
Grid: 4th (2:11.000)
Colours: dark blue
Tyres: Goodyear
Photo updated: 20/05/2009Photo by courtesy of: Christopher Ohland and Paul Rosetto
99 - McLaren M6B Chevrolet #50-15 (Trojan) - Ecurie SuisseMcLaren M6B #50-15 (Trojan) - Chevrolet 427/Bartz V8 6997 cc N/A
Ecurie Suisse (CH)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Jo Bonnier (S)Result: 18th (8 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 16th (2:19.600)
Colours: yellow (+white/red)
Tyres: Goodyear
Photo updated: 10/01/2011Photo by courtesy of: Larry Fullhorst
1010 - Lola T160 Chevrolet #SL160/2 - Carl A. Haas Racing Teams, Ltd.Lola T160 #SL160/2 - Chevrolet 427/Bartz V8 6997 cc N/A
Carl A. Haas Racing Teams, Ltd. (USA)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Chuck Parsons (USA)Result: did not finish (Blown engine)
Grid: 6th (2:13.400)
Colours: orange
Tyres: Goodyear
Photo updated: 04/05/2009Photo by courtesy of: Christopher Ohland
1111 - McLaren M6B Ford #50-03 (Trojan) - Motschenbacher Racing Ent.McLaren M6B #50-03 (Trojan) - Ford 380 V8 6227 cc N/A
Motschenbacher Racing Ent. (USA)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Lothar Motschenbacher (USA)Result: 6th (2 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 5th (2:13.400)
Colours: red
Tyres: Goodyear
Photo updated: 10/01/2011Photo by courtesy of: Larry Fullhorst
1818 - McLaren Elva Mark III Chevrolet #M1C-40-06 (Trojan) - Ronald K. CourtneyMcLaren Elva Mark III #M1C-40-06 (Trojan) - Chevrolet 365 V8 5981 cc N/A
Ronald K. Courtney (USA)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Ron Courtney (USA)Result: 20th (11 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 22nd (2:22.600)
Colours: darker
Tyres: Goodyear
Photo updated: 07/09/2014Photo by courtesy of: Canadian Motorsport Hall of Fame
1919 - McLaren Elva Mark IIB Chevrolet (Trojan) - Gary M. WilsonMcLaren Elva Mark II B # (Trojan) - Chevrolet 377 V8 6178 cc N/A
Gary M. Wilson (USA)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Gary Wilson (USA)Result: did not finish (Engine problems)
Grid: 28th (2:28.500)
Colours: darker
Tyres: Goodyear
Photo updated: 07/09/2014Photo by courtesy of: Canadian Motorsport Hall of Fame
2121 - Lola T70 Mk.3 Ford #SL73/127 - Bignotti EnterprisesLola T70 Mk.3 #SL73/127 - Ford 306 DOHC V8 DOHC 5014 cc N/A
Bignotti Enterprises (USA)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Mario Andretti (USA)Result: did not finish (Lost oil and blown engine)
Grid: 8th (2:13.900)
Colours: blue
Tyres: Firestone
Photo updated: 10/01/2011Photo by courtesy of: Larry Fullhorst
2222 - Ferrari 330 P4 4.2 #0860 - North American Racing TeamFerrari 330 P4 #0860 - Ferrari V12/60° 3v DOHC 4164 cc N/A
North American Racing Team (USA)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Pedro Rodriguez (MEX)Result: 13th (5 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 10th (2:15.800)
Colours: red
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 10/01/2011Photo by courtesy of: Larry Fullhorst
2525 - McKee Mk.10 Oldsmobile #Mk7/2=>Mk10/1 - Ralph C. SalyerMcKee Mk.10 #Mk7/2=>Mk10/1 - Oldsmobile 389 V8 6375 cc N/A
Ralph C. Salyer (USA)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Charlie Hayes (USA)Result: 7th (2 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 9th (2:15.200)
Colours: dark blue (+white)
Tyres: Goodyear
Photo updated: 10/01/2011Photo by courtesy of: Larry Fullhorst
2626 - Lola T70 Mk.3 Chevrolet #SL73/129 - Carl A. Haas Racing Teams, Ltd.Lola T70 Mk.3 #SL73/129 - Chevrolet 365/Bartz V8/90° 2v OHV 5981 cc N/A
Carl A. Haas Racing Teams, Ltd. (USA)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Skip Scott (USA)Result: 19th (9 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 26th (2:26.500)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: Goodyear
Photo updated: 20/05/2009Photo by courtesy of: Paul Rosetto
2828 - McLaren M6B Chevrolet #50-07 (Trojan) - Ecurie Green, Inc.McLaren M6B #50-07 (Trojan) - Chevrolet 365 V8 5981 cc N/A
Ecurie Green, Inc. (USA)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Dick Brown (USA)Result: did not finish (Engine failure)
Grid: 23rd (2:24.000)
Colours: dark
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 07/09/2014Photo by courtesy of: Canadian Motorsport Hall of Fame
3131 - Lola T70 Mk.2B Chevrolet #SL71/43 - George L. RalphLola T70 Mk.2 #SL71/43 - Chevrolet 365 V8 5981 cc N/A
George L. Ralph (USA)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: George Ralph (USA)Result: 11th (4 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 21st (2:21.800)
Colours: dark blue
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 07/09/2014Photo by courtesy of: Canadian Motorsport Hall of Fame
3232 - Lola T70 Mk.3B Ford #SL75/124 - Agapiou RacingLola T70 Mk.3B #SL75/124 - Ford V8 7000 cc N/A
Agapiou Racing (USA)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Ronnie Bucknum (USA)Result: 17th (8 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 11th (2:16.700)
Colours: dark
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 07/09/2014Photo by courtesy of: Canadian Motorsport Hall of Fame
3939 - McLaren Elva Mark III Chevrolet (Trojan) - Heimrath RacingMcLaren Elva Mark II B # (Trojan) - Chevrolet 357 V8 5850 cc N/A
Heimrath Racing (CDN)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Ludwig Heimrath (CDN)Result: did not finish (Engine problems)
Grid: 13th (2:18.000)
Colours: lighter (+dark)
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 07/09/2014Photo by courtesy of: Canadian Motorsport Hall of Fame
4242 - McLaren Elva Mark III Chevrolet (Trojan) - Land & Cattle Inc.McLaren Elva Mark III # (Trojan) - Chevrolet 359 V8 5883 cc N/A
Land & Cattle Inc. (USA)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Candido DaMota (USA)Result: 15th (6 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 29th (2:29.200)
Colours: darker (+lighter)
Tyres: Goodyear
Photo updated: 07/09/2014Photo by courtesy of: Canadian Motorsport Hall of Fame
4444 - McLaren M6A Chevrolet #M6A/1 - Jerry HansenMcLaren M6A #M6A/1 - Chevrolet 427 V8 6997 cc N/A
Jerry Hansen (USA)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Jerry Hansen (USA)Result: did not finish (Blown head gasket)
Grid: 12th (2:17.700)
Colours: dark blue
Tyres: Goodyear
Photo updated: 07/09/2014Photo by courtesy of: Canadian Motorsport Hall of Fame
5252 - McLaren M6B Ford #50-11/12 (Trojan) - Shelby Racing Co., Inc.McLaren M6B #50-11/12 (Trojan) - Ford 427 V8 6997 cc N/A
Shelby Racing Co., Inc. (USA)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Peter Revson (USA)Result: 4th (1m50s900 behind the winner)
Grid: 7th (2:13.700)
Colours: metallic blue
Tyres: Goodyear
Photo updated: 10/01/2011Photo by courtesy of: Larry Fullhorst
5757 - McLaren Elva Mark III Chevrolet (Trojan) - Performance Engineering, Ltd.McLaren Elva Mark III # (Trojan) - Chevrolet V8 6400 cc N/A
Performance Engineering, Ltd. (CDN)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: John Cordts (CDN)Result: 9th (2 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 19th (2:21.200)
Colours: dark
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 07/09/2014Photo by courtesy of: Canadian Motorsport Hall of Fame
6161 - Lola T70 Mk.3 Chevrolet #SL73/115 - Jack Douglas ChevroletLola T70 Mk.3 #SL73/115 - Chevrolet 365 V8 5981 cc N/A
Jack Douglas Chevrolet (USA)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Fred Pipin (USA)Result: 16th (7 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 18th (2:21.100)
Colours: dark
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 07/09/2014Photo by courtesy of: Canadian Motorsport Hall of Fame
6363 - Lola T70 Mk.3 Chevrolet #SL73/104 - Tero CorvetteLola T70 Mk.3 #SL73/104 - Chevrolet 365 V8 5981 cc N/A
Tero Corvette (USA)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Roy Kumnick (USA)Result: 14th (5 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 17th (2:21.000)
Colours: purple (+orange)
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 10/02/2009Photo by courtesy of: Keith Newcombe
6666 - Chaparral 2G Chevrolet #2G001 - Chaparral Cars, Inc.Chaparral 2G #2G001 - Chevrolet 427 V8 6997 cc N/A
Chaparral Cars, Inc. (USA)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Jim Hall (USA)Result: 5th (1 lap behind the winner)
Grid: 3rd (2:10.800)
Colours: white
Tyres: Firestone
Photo updated: 10/01/2011Photo by courtesy of: Larry Fullhorst and Christopher Ohland
7777 - McLaren Elva Mark III Chevrolet (Trojan) - Janke Auto Co.McLaren Elva Mark III # (Trojan) - Chevrolet 359 V8 5883 cc N/A
Janke Auto Co. (USA)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Leonard Janke (USA)Result: did not finish (Gearbox)
Grid: 27th (2:27.400)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 07/09/2014Photo by courtesy of: Canadian Motorsport Hall of Fame
9898 - McLaren Elva Mark III Ford (Trojan) - George Eaton RacingMcLaren Elva Mark III # (Trojan) - Ford 351 Weslake V8 5752 cc N/A
George Eaton Racing (CDN)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: George Eaton (CDN)Result: 8th (2 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 14th (2:18.600)
Colours: red
Tyres: Firestone
Photo updated: 10/01/2011Photo by courtesy of: Larry Fullhorst
No photos available:
14The car is not available on a photoLola T70 Mk.3 #SL73/110 - Chevrolet 337 V8 5522 cc N/A
Homer J. Rader (USA)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Lynn Kysar (USA)Result: did not start
Grid:
Colours: red
Tyres: unknown
15The car is not available on a photoLola T70 Mk.3B #SL75/123 - Chevrolet 357/A.R.M. V8 5850 cc N/A
American Racing Motors (USA)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Brian O'Neil (USA)Result: disqualified (Push start) (38 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 24th (2:24.400)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
33The car is not available on a photoMcLaren Elva Mark III # (Trojan) - Chevrolet 427 V8 6997 cc N/A
Tom Swindell (USA)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Tom Swindell (USA)Result: did not start (Accident in practice)
Grid:
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
56The car is not available on a photoMcLaren Elva Mark III # (Trojan) - Chevrolet 365/Traco V8 5981 cc N/A
Ralph Trieschmann (USA)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Ralph Trieschmann (USA)Result: did not finish (Blown head gasket)
Grid: 25th (2:26.000)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
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Entered cars that did not arrive:
13The car did not arriveMcLaren Elva Mark III # (Trojan) - Chevrolet 359 V8 5883 cc N/A
Hillview Bakery (USA)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Drivers listed: F. P. Wedge Rafferty (USA)Result: did not arrive
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
16The car did not arriveChinook Mk V # - Chevrolet 318 V8 5211 cc N/A
Nat Adams (CDN)-
-
Drivers listed: Nat Adams (CDN)Result: did not arrive
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
23The car did not arriveLola T70 Mk.3B #SL71/45 - Chevrolet 359/A.R.M. V8 5883 cc N/A
American Racing Motors (USA)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Drivers listed: Anson Johnson (USA)Result: did not arrive
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
34The car did not arriveChinook Mk II # - Chevrolet 337 V8 5522 cc N/A
Max Beimler (CDN)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Drivers listed: Max Beimler (CDN)Result: did not arrive
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
36The car did not arriveLola T160 #SL160/4 - Ford 305 V8 4998 cc N/A
All American Racers (USA)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Drivers listed: Swede Savage (USA)Result: did not arrive
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
41The car did not arriveMcKee Mk V A #McKee Mark 5 - Chrysler 426 V8 6981 cc N/A
Donald Brady (USA)-
-
Drivers listed: Don Brady (USA)Result: did not arrive
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
43The car did not arriveLola T70 Mk.3 #SL73/120 - Chevrolet 365/Traco V8 5981 cc N/A
R. B. Galloway (USA)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Drivers listed: Richard Galloway (USA)Result: did not arrive
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
48The car did not arriveMcLaren M6B #50-10 - Ford 325 V8 5326 cc N/A
All American Racers (USA)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Drivers listed: Dan Gurney (USA)Result: did not arrive
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
68The car did not arriveK-T Special # - Ford 302 V8 4949 cc N/A
Kay Tee Cars (USA)-
-
Drivers listed: Art Kijek (USA)Result: did not arrive
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
76The car did not arriveLola T70 Mk.3 #SL73/106 - Chevrolet 386 V8/90° 2v OHV 6325 cc N/A
Burmester & Drolsom (USA)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Drivers listed: George Drolsom (USA)Result: did not arrive
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
More photos from this race:
Photos by: Keith Newcombe (2) and Canadian Motorsport Hall of Fame (1)
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