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Programme Cover - Watkins Glen 6 Hours 1977
Event: 6-Hours Trans-Am and The Can-Am for the SCCA Citicorp Can-Am Challenge, The GlenDate: 9.7.1977
Track: Watkins Glen Grand Prix Circuit (USA), 5.435 kmsDistance: 6 hoursAttendance: unknown

Watkins Glen 6 Hours

World Championship for Makes (round 5)
Trans-Am (round 5)
Start time: unknown; Grid: unknown; Weather: cloudy, humid, rain shower, 80s

Entered: 52

Practiced: 44

Started: 44

Finished: unknown

Group 5 (Gr.5) : P:15, ST:15

Group 4 - Grand Touring (GT) : P:10, ST:10

Group 2 - Touring (T) : P:1, ST:1

Trans-Am (only) (-) : P:18, ST:18

Entry List
Entry List - Watkins Glen 6 Hours 1977
Photos by courtesy of: Kurt Ahnert (35), Christopher Carveth (2) and Larry Schmidt (2)
Race added to RSC Photo Gallery: 14/09/2004 Last photo update on this page: 21/01/2013
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00 - Porsche 934/5 #930 770 0953 - Interscope RacingPorsche 934/5 #930 770 0953 - Porsche 930/73; no:677 2804 F6 2993 cc TurboGr.5
Interscope Racing (USA)Closed bodywork
Rear-engined
Driven by: Danny Ongais (USA)/Ted Field (USA)Result: 5th (8 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 8th (1:58.380)
Colours: black (+red/pink)
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 26/10/2012Photo by courtesy of: Kurt Ahnert
11 - Porsche 935/77 #005 - Martini Racing Porsche SystemPorsche 935/77 #005 - Porsche 930/72 F6 2856 cc Twin-TurboGr.5
Martini Racing Porsche System (D)Closed bodywork
Rear-engined
Driven by: Jochen Mass (D)/Jacky Ickx (B)Result: winner - (155.860 kph) - margin: 3 laps
Grid: 1st (1:52.518)
Colours: white (+blue/red)
Tyres: Dunlop
Photo updated: 26/10/2012Photo by courtesy of: Larry Schmidt and Kurt Ahnert
22 - Porsche 934/5 - Vasek Polak RacingPorsche 934/5 # - Porsche F6 3000 cc TurboGr.5
Vasek Polak Racing (USA)Closed bodywork
Rear-engined
Driven by: Gary Belcher (USA)/Roy Woods (USA)Result: 15th (20 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 14th (2:03.884)
Colours: white
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 26/10/2012Photo by courtesy of: Kurt Ahnert
33 - BMW 320i Turbo #E21-R1-03=>001 (McLaren) - McLaren North AmericaBMW 320 Turbo #E21-R1-03=>001 (McLaren) - BMW M12/7/McLaren L4 2000 cc TurboGr.5
McLaren North America (USA)Closed bodywork
Front-engined
Driven by: Ronnie Peterson (S)/David Hobbs (GB)Result: 43rd - did not finish (Accident, handling)
Grid: 2nd (1:52.997)
Colours: white (+blue/red)
Tyres: Goodyear
Photo updated: 26/10/2012Photo by courtesy of: Larry Schmidt and Kurt Ahnert
44 - BMW 320i - BMW Faltz AssenBMW 320 # - BMW M12/Faltz L4 2000 cc N/AGr.5
BMW Faltz Assen (D)Closed bodywork
Front-engined
Driven by: Hans-Joachim Stuck (D)/Benny Parsons (USA)
DNS:
Harald Grohs (D)
Result: 28th - did not finish (Overheating)
Grid: 12th (2:03.399)
Colours: orange
Tyres: Goodyear
Photo updated: 26/10/2012Photo by courtesy of: Kurt Ahnert
99 - Chevrolet Corvette - Team Apple/Monoca HuberChevrolet Corvette C3 # - Chevrolet 427 V8 6997 cc N/A-
Team Apple/Monoca Huber (USA)Open bodywork
Front-engined
Driven by: John Huber (USA)/Ron Weaver (USA)Result: 23rd - did not finish (Engine)
Grid: 26th (2:09.839)
Colours: white
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 26/10/2012Photo by courtesy of: Kurt Ahnert
1313 - Porsche Carrera RSR - Hal Shaw, Jr.Porsche 911 Carrera RSR # - Porsche F6 N/AGr.5
Hal Shaw, Jr. (USA)Closed bodywork
Rear-engined
Driven by: Hal Shaw, Jr. (USA)/Randolph Townsend (USA)Result: 36th - did not finish (Unknown)
Grid: 31st (2:12.677)
Colours: white (+orange/blue)
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 21/01/2013Photo by courtesy of: Kurt Ahnert
2020 - Porsche 934 #930 670 0179 - Vasek Polak RacingPorsche 934 #930 670 0179 - Porsche F6 3000 cc TurboGr.5
Vasek Polak Racing (USA)Closed bodywork
Rear-engined
Driven by: Janet Guthrie (USA)/Randy Lewis (USA)
listed, never drove:
Howdy Holmes (USA)
Result: 10th (16 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 13th (2:03.516)
Colours: white
Tyres: Goodyear
Photo updated: 26/10/2012Photo by courtesy of: Kurt Ahnert
2828 - Porsche 911 SC - Weiss Motor RacingPorsche 911 S # - Porsche F6 N/AGT
Weiss Motor Racing (USA)Closed bodywork
Rear-engined
Driven by: Richard Weiss (USA)
DNS:
Bill Wolfe (USA)
Result: 30th (78 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 40th (2:21.094)
Colours: yellow/red (+blue)
Tyres: Goodyear
Photo updated: 10/07/2012Photo by courtesy of: Christopher Carveth
3131 - Chevrolet Monza #Agor (Agor) - Warren AgorChevrolet Monza #Agor (Agor) - Chevrolet 350 V8 5735 cc N/A-
Warren Agor (USA)Closed bodywork
Front-engined
Driven by: Warren Agor (USA)/Paul Nichter (USA)Result: 17th (28 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 16th (2:06.065)
Colours: dark blue
Tyres: Goodyear
Photo updated: 26/10/2012Photo by courtesy of: Kurt Ahnert
3838 - Porsche Carrera RSR - John PaulPorsche 911 Carrera RSR # - Porsche F6 N/A-
John Paul (USA)Closed bodywork
Rear-engined
Driven by: John Paul (USA)/Phil Currin (USA)Result: 37th - did not finish (Suspension)
Grid: 18th (2:07.565)
Colours: light blue
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 26/10/2012Photo by courtesy of: Kurt Ahnert
4444 - Jaguar XJS - Group 44, Inc.Jaguar XJS # - Jaguar 326 V12 5342 cc N/A-
Group 44, Inc. (USA)Closed bodywork
Front-engined
Driven by: Brian Fuerstenau (USA)/Bob Tullius (USA)Result: 14th (19 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 21st (2:08.182)
Colours: white (+green)
Tyres: Goodyear
Photo updated: 26/10/2012Photo by courtesy of: Kurt Ahnert
4848 - Chevrolet Camaro Z28 - LaCue RacingChevrolet Camaro Z28 - Chevrolet 350 V8 5735 cc N/A-
LaCue Racing (USA)Closed bodywork
Front-engined
Driven by: Len LaCue (USA)/Doug Mills (CDN)Result: 39th - did not finish (Engine failure)
Grid: 23rd (2:09.240)
Colours: red/yellow
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 26/10/2012Photo by courtesy of: Kurt Ahnert
5151 - Porsche Carrera RSR #911 460 0059? - Monte's MotorsPorsche 911 Carrera RSR #911 460 0059? - Porsche F6 N/AGr.5
Monte's Motors (USA)Closed bodywork
Rear-engined
Driven by: Robert Frostrom (USA)/Monte Shelton (USA)Result: 7th (11 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 22nd (2:08.323)
Colours: white (+red/orange)
Tyres: Goodyear
Photo updated: 26/10/2012Photo by courtesy of: Kurt Ahnert
5757 - Porsche 911 Carrera - John Wood RacingPorsche 911 Carrera RSR # - Porsche F6 2700 cc N/A-
John Wood Racing (USA)Closed bodywork
Rear-engined
Driven by: Bob Lazier (USA)/John Wood (USA)Result: 9th (15 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 30th (2:11.224)
Colours: dark blue (+red/gold)
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 26/10/2012Photo by courtesy of: Kurt Ahnert
5959 - Porsche 934 #930 770 0952 - Brumos RacingPorsche 934/5 #930 770 0952 - Porsche 930/73; no:677 2801 F6 2994 cc TurboGr.5
Brumos Racing (USA)Closed bodywork
Rear-engined
Driven by: Peter Gregg (USA)/Claude Ballot-Léna (F)/John Gunn (USA)Result: 6th (10 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 6th (1:57.879)
Colours: white (+red/blue)
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 26/10/2012Photo by courtesy of: Kurt Ahnert
6161 - Porsche 935 #930 770 0910 - Jim Busby RacingPorsche 935 #930 770 0910 - Porsche 930/72; no:677 2912 F6 2856 cc 2xKKKGr.5
Jim Busby Racing (USA)Closed bodywork
Rear-engined
Driven by: Jim Busby (USA)/Tom Frank (USA)Result: 12th (17 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 7th (1:58.353)
Colours: white (+yellow/red/blue)
Tyres: Goodyear
Photo updated: 26/10/2012Photo by courtesy of: Kurt Ahnert
6666 - Porsche 934/5 #930 770 0959 - Dick Barbour PerformancePorsche 934/5 #930 770 0959 - Porsche 930/73; no:677 2809 F6 2994 cc TurboGr.5
Dick Barbour Performance (USA)Closed bodywork
Rear-engined
Driven by: Dick Barbour (USA)/Johnny Rutherford (USA)Result: 4th (7 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 10th (2:01.831)
Colours: white/red (+orange)
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 26/10/2012Photo by courtesy of: Kurt Ahnert
7575 - Porsche Carrera RSR - Ridgely RacingPorsche 911 Carrera RSR # - Porsche F6 N/AGr.5
Ridgely Racing (CDN)Closed bodywork
Rear-engined
Driven by: Norm Ridgely (CDN)/Jim Cook (USA)Result: 40th - did not finish (Off course)
Grid: 20th (2:07.692)
Colours: orange (+white)
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 09/12/2012Photo by courtesy of: Kurt Ahnert
7777 - Chevrolet Corvette/Greenwood #TF 001 (Protofab) - John Greenwood RacingChevrolet Corvette Greenwood #TF 001 (Protofab) - Chevrolet V8 6997 cc N/A-
John Greenwood Racing (USA)-
Front-engined
Driven by: John Greenwood (USA)/Dick Smothers (USA)Result: 31st - did not finish (Valve)
Grid: 4th (1:56.814)
Colours: silver (+black)
Tyres: Goodyear
Photo updated: 26/10/2012Photo by courtesy of: Kurt Ahnert
7979 - Porsche Carrera RSR - Michael Callas Rennsport PorschePorsche 911 Carrera RSR # - Porsche F6 N/AGT
Michael Callas Rennsport Porsche (USA)Closed bodywork
Rear-engined
Driven by: Michael Callas (USA)/Peter Papke (USA)Result: 20th (37 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 29th (2:10.395)
Colours: red (+yellow)
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 26/10/2012Photo by courtesy of: Kurt Ahnert
8383 - Porsche 911 S - Bill Scott RacingPorsche 911 S # - Porsche F6 GT
Bill Scott Racing-
Rear-engined
Driven by: Bill Scott (USA)/Joe Colontonio (USA)Result: 33rd - did not finish (Body damage)
Grid: 35th (2:13.666)
Colours: white
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 21/01/2013Photo by courtesy of: Kurt Ahnert
9090 - Chevrolet Corvette - Rynone IndustriesChevrolet Corvette C3 # - Chevrolet 427 V8 6997 cc N/AGT
Rynone Industries (USA)-
Front-engined
Driven by: Thomas Rynone (USA)/Neil Wiernicki (USA)/Michael Wiernicki (USA)Result: 34th - did not finish (Engine)
Grid: 32nd (2:13.293)
Colours: white (+blue/red)
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 21/01/2013Photo by courtesy of: Kurt Ahnert
9595 - Porsche 934/5 #930 770 0957 - Bob Hagestad Porsche AudiPorsche 934/5 #930 770 0957 - Porsche 930/73; no:677 2805 F6 2994 cc TurboGr.5
Bob Hagestad Porsche Audi (USA)Closed bodywork
Rear-engined
Driven by: Hurley Haywood (USA)/Bob Hagestad (USA)Result: 3rd (4 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 5th (1:57.824)
Colours: white (+yellow/red/green/blue)
Tyres: Goodyear
Photo updated: 26/10/2012Photo by courtesy of: Kurt Ahnert
No photos available:
6The car is not available on a photoChevrolet Monza #DeKon 1010 (DeKon) - Chevrolet V8 5700 cc N/A-
Pickett Racing (USA)Closed bodywork
Front-engined
Driven by: Greg Pickett (USA)/Tom Gloy (USA)/Dave Mock (USA)Result: 38th - did not finish (Accident)
Grid: 11th (2:02.713)
Colours: white/spectrum
Tyres: unknown
7The car is not available on a photoPorsche 934/5 #930 770 0958 - Porsche 930/73; no:677 2806 F6 2994 cc Single-TurboGr.5
Heimrath Racing (CDN)Closed bodywork
Rear-engined
Driven by: Ludwig Heimrath (CDN)/Paul Miller (USA)Result: 8th (13 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 9th (2:00.460)
Colours: white
Tyres: unknown
15The car is not available on a photoChevrolet Corvette # - Chevrolet 427 V8 6997 cc N/AGT
Iroquois Racing Associates (USA)-
Front-engined
Driven by: Bill Schumacher (USA)/Rick Hay (USA)Result: 42nd - did not finish (Transmission)
Grid: 44th (no time)
Colours: red/orange
Tyres: unknown
16The car is not available on a photoPorsche 935 #930 770 0913 - Porsche 930/72; no:677 2913 F6 TurboGr.5
Vasek Polak Racing (USA)Closed bodywork
Rear-engined
Driven by: George Follmer (USA)/Brett Lunger (USA)Result: 2nd (3 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 3rd (1:56.062)
Colours: white
Tyres: unknown
17The car is not available on a photoLancia Stratos HF # - Ferrari 2400 cc N/AGT
Hallet Motor Racing Circuit (USA)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Brian Goellnicht (USA)/Anatoly Arutunoff (USA)Result: 44th - did not finish (Throttle linkage)
Grid: 41st (no time)
Colours: yellow
Tyres: unknown
18The car is not available on a photoChevrolet Corvette - Chevrolet 350 V8 5735 cc N/A-
Free Spirit Racing (USA)-
Front-engined
Driven by: David Kicak (USA)/Bob Young (USA)Result: 25th (53 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 39th (2:19.680)
Colours: white
Tyres: unknown
30The car is not available on a photoChevrolet Corvette - Chevrolet 460 V8 7538 cc N/AGT
Alex Davidson Racing (USA)-
Front-engined
Driven by: Alex Davidson (USA)/Kerry Hitt (USA)
listed, never drove:
Roger Pierce (USA)
Result: 21st (38 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 34th (2:13.652)
Colours: red/white/blue
Tyres: unknown
45The car is not available on a photoChevrolet Corvette #Greenwood 010 - Chevrolet 353 V8 5785 cc N/A-
Motion Marketing (USA)Open bodywork
Front-engined
Driven by: William Coykendall (USA)/James Mancuso (USA)Result: 19th (36 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 24th (2:09.286)
Colours: white (+dark blue)
Tyres: Goodyear
56The car is not available on a photoChevrolet Camaro # - Chevrolet 467 V8 7653 cc N/A-
Carter Brothers Racing (CDN)Closed bodywork
Front-engined
Driven by: Craig Carter (USA)/David Laughlin (USA)Result: 32nd - did not finish (Off course)
Grid: 19th (2:07.608)
Colours: white (+orange)
Tyres: unknown
64The car is not available on a photoChevrolet Corvette # - Chevrolet 454 V8 7440 cc N/A-
Auto Barn (USA)-
Front-engined
Driven by: Bob Baechle (USA)/Earl Hurlbut (USA)Result: 29th - did not finish (Engine)
Grid: 37th (2:16.784)
Colours: gold
Tyres: unknown
71The car is not available on a photoChevrolet Camaro Z28 # - Chevrolet 305 V8 4998 cc N/AT
Triumph Manufacturing (USA)Closed bodywork
Front-engined
Driven by: Ted Sullivan (USA)/David Jones (USA)Result: 41st - did not finish (Engine failure)
Grid: 42nd (no time)
Colours: red
Tyres: unknown
74The car is not available on a photoPorsche 911 S # - Porsche F6 2700 cc N/AGT
Bruce Jennings (USA)-
Rear-engined
Driven by: Bruce Jennings (USA)/Bill Bean (USA)Result: 16th (26 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 38th (2:19.538)
Colours: red/silver
Tyres: unknown
76The car is not available on a photoChevrolet Corvette Greenwood #Greenwood 007 (Protofab) - Chevrolet 440 V8 7210 cc N/A-
Rick Mancuso Chevrolet Corvettes (USA)Closed bodywork
Front-engined
Driven by: Paul DePirro (USA)/Buzz Fyhrie (USA)
DNS:
Burt Greenwood (USA); listed, never drove: Rick Mancuso (USA)
Result: 24th - did not finish (Engine)
Grid: 15th (2:05.931)
Colours: white (+blue/spectrum)
Tyres: unknown
78The car is not available on a photoChevrolet Corvette # - Chevrolet 427 V8 6997 cc N/A-
Babe's Garage (USA)-
Front-engined
Driven by: Babe Headley (USA)/Sam Feinstein (USA)Result: 13th (18 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 28th (2:10.242)
Colours: red
Tyres: unknown
80The car is not available on a photoChevrolet Corvette # - Chevrolet V8 N/A-
Nagel Racing (USA)-
Front-engined
Driven by: Nick Engels (USA)/Bob Nagel (USA)Result: 22nd (49 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 27th (2:10.079)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
92The car is not available on a photoChevrolet Corvette # - Chevrolet 454 V8 7440 cc N/A-
E. F. Miller (USA)-
Front-engined
Driven by: John Orr (USA)/Bill Jobe (USA)Result: 27th (61 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 36th (2:15.151)
Colours: red/white
Tyres: unknown
93The car is not available on a photoChevrolet Corvette # - Chevrolet 427 V8 6997 cc N/A-
Little Foreign Car Shop (USA)-
Front-engined
Driven by: Michael Oleyar (USA)/John Brandt (USA)Result: 18th (33 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 33rd (2:13.378)
Colours: black
Tyres: unknown
94The car is not available on a photoPorsche 934 #930 670 0152 - Porsche 930/71 F6 2994 cc TurboGT
Mike Tillson Enterprises, Inc. (USA)Closed bodywork
Rear-engined
Driven by: Elliot Forbes-Robinson (USA)/Mike Tillson (USA)Result: 35th - did not finish (Oil leak)
Grid: 17th (2:06.120)
Colours: white
Tyres: unknown
96The car is not available on a photoChevrolet Corvette - Chevrolet 350 V8 5735 cc N/A-
GTS/Kassel Auto Parts (USA)-
Front-engined
Driven by: Neil Kassel (USA)/Rex Franklin (USA)Result: 26th (56 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 43rd (no time)
Colours: blue
Tyres: unknown
98The car is not available on a photoPorsche 911 S # - Porsche F6 2800 cc N/AGT
John Bauer Racing (USA)-
Rear-engined
Driven by: John Bauer (USA)/Tom Spalding (USA)Result: 11th 1st in GT (17 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 25th (2:09.759)
Colours: blue
Tyres: unknown
If you have a picture of any car that is missing in the gallery or you might have a better photo, please, do not hesitate to get in touch with us.
Entered cars that did not arrive:
00The car did not arrivePorsche 934/5 #930 670 0180 - Porsche 930/73 F6 TurboGT
Interscope Racing (USA)Closed bodywork
Rear-engined
Drivers listed: Ted Field (USA)/Danny Ongais (USA)Result: did not arrive
Colours: black
Tyres: unknown
12The car did not arrivePorsche 934/5 #930 770 0960 - Porsche 930/73; no:677 2810 F6 Single-Turbo-
Ron W. Brown Investments (USA)Closed bodywork
Rear-engined
Drivers listed: Ron Brown (USA)/Joe Chamberlain (USA)Result: did not arrive
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
36The car did not arrivePorsche 911 Carrera RSR # - Porsche F6 N/AGT
Climax Autoquip Inc. (CDN)Closed bodywork
Rear-engined
Drivers listed: Brian Hardacre (CDN)/Horst Petermann (CDN)Result: did not arrive
Colours: silver/red
Tyres: unknown
40The car did not arriveChevrolet Corvette Greenwood #Greenwood 008 (Greenwood) - Chevrolet 454 V8 7440 cc N/AGT
Robert Schunberg (USA)-
Front-engined
Drivers listed: Dave Heinz (USA)/R. V. Shulnburg (USA)Result: did not arrive
Colours: red
Tyres: unknown
50The car did not arriveChevrolet Corvette - Chevrolet 350 V8 5735 cc N/AGT
American 76 Racing (USA)-
Front-engined
Drivers listed: Sylvan Cornblatt (USA)/Richard Mandelson (USA)Result: did not arrive
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
60The car did not arriveChevrolet Corvette # - Chevrolet 350 V8 5735 cc N/AGT
John Brandt, Jr. (USA)-
Front-engined
Drivers listed: John Brandt (USA)Result: did not arrive
Colours: white/brown/gold
Tyres: unknown
72The car did not arriveChevrolet Corvette Greenwood # (Greenwood) - Chevrolet 305 V8 4998 cc N/AGT
Bill Arnold Racing (USA)-
Front-engined
Drivers listed: Bill Arnold (USA)/Billy Hagan (USA)Result: did not arrive
Colours: red/white
Tyres: unknown
88The car did not arrivePorsche 911 Carrera RSR # - Porsche F6 3000 cc N/AGT
Dicom Corporation (CDN)Closed bodywork
Rear-engined
Drivers listed: Peter Overing (CDN)/Marcel Talbot (CDN)Result: did not arrive
Colours: white/spectrum
Tyres: unknown
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Photos by: Kurt Ahnert (4)
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