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Event: Stardust Grand PrixDate: 10.11.1968
Track: Stardust International Raceway, Las Vegas (United States), 4.828 kmsOrganiser: California Sports Car Club Region SCCA

Can-Am Las Vegas

Weather:unknown
Start time:14:00
Grid:2-2-2; PP right
Distance:70 laps = 210 miles
Attendance:unknown
Entered:43
Practiced:36
Qualified:34
Started:30
Finished:14
Classified:14
Pre-race sessions:
2 qualifying sessions held for a total of 150 minutes on 9/11
2 pre-race warm-up sessions held for a total of 75 minutes
Winners:
Overall:5McLaren M8A ChevroletDenny Hulme
Fastest Laps:
Overall:4McLaren M8A ChevroletBruce McLaren (NZ)1:30.950
Pole Positions:
Overall:4McLaren M8A ChevroletBruce McLaren1:29.630193.918 km/h
Notes of interest:
Top makes by numbers:McLaren (15), Lola (12)
Top engines by numbers:Chevrolet (20), Ford (8)
Top car types by numbers:Lola T70 (8), McLaren M6B (7), Lola T160 (4), McLaren Elva Mark III (4)
Driver nationalities:USA (23), CDN (3), NZ (3)
Team nationalities:USA (23), GB (2), CDN (2)
Most used colours:blue (24%), red (22%), white (17%), orange (14%), yellow (13%), black (4%)
Engine positions:mid-engined (100%)
Average engine size:6415 cc
Oldest known drivers:Chuck Parsons (44), Tony Settember (41), Dick Brown (39)
Youngest known drivers:Swede Savage (22), George Eaton (23), Sam Posey (24)

Official Race Programme:

CoverEntry ListScheduleTrack Map
Programme Cover - Can-Am Las Vegas 1968Entry List - Can-Am Las Vegas 1968Schedule of Events - Can-Am Las Vegas 1968Track Map - Can-Am Las Vegas 1968
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