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Event: Full International Canadian-American Challenge Cup Road AmericaDate: 1.9.1968
Track: Road America, Elkhart Lake (United States), 6.437 kmsOrganiser: Chicago Region SCCA

Can-Am Road America

Weather:unknown
Start time:14:00
Grid:2-2-2; PP right
Distance:200 miles
Attendance:unknown
Entered:41
Practiced:31
Qualified:31
Started:29
Finished:21
Classified:20
Pre-race sessions:
1 non-qualifying practice session held for a total of 120 minutes on 30/8
2 qualifying sessions held for a total of 300 minutes on 30-31/8
60 minute pre-race warm-up held
Winners:
Overall:5McLaren M8A ChevroletDenny Hulme
Fastest Laps:
Overall:11McLaren M6B FordLothar Motschenbacher (USA)2:16.000170.401 km/h
Pole Positions:
Overall:4McLaren M8A ChevroletBruce McLaren2:09.800178.541 km/h
Notes of interest:
Top makes by numbers:McLaren (16), Lola (9)
Top engines by numbers:Chevrolet (22), Ford (5)
Top car types by numbers:Lola T70 (7), McLaren Elva Mark III (6), McLaren M6B (5)
Driver nationalities:USA (22), CDN (3), NZ (2)
Team nationalities:USA (23), CDN (3), GB (2)
Most used colours:blue (23%), dark (16%), red (13%), orange (12%), white (11%), darker (11%)
Engine positions:mid-engined (100%)
Average engine size:6226 cc
Oldest known drivers:Chuck Parsons (44), Dick Brown (39), Jo Bonnier (38)
Youngest known drivers:Brett Lunger (23), George Eaton (23), Sam Posey (24)

Official Race Programme:

CoverEntry ListScheduleTrack Map
Programme Cover - Can-Am Road America 1968Entry List - Can-Am Road America 1968Schedule of Events - Can-Am Road America 1968Track Map - Can-Am Road America 1968
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