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Event: Road America Can-Am ChampionshipDate: 30.8.1970
Track: Road America, Elkhart Lake (United States), 6.437 kmsOrganiser: unknown

Can-Am Road America

Weather:unknown
Start time:14:05
Grid:2-2-2; PP right
Distance:200 miles
Attendance:48000
Entered:41
Practiced:34
Started:31
Finished:11
Classified:12
Pre-race sessions:
1 non-qualifying practice session held for a total of 60 minutes on 28/8
2 qualifying sessions held for a total of 210 minutes on 28-29/8
90 minute pre-race warm-up held
Winners:
Overall:7McLaren M8D ChevroletPeter Gethin
Fastest Laps:
Overall:5McLaren M8D ChevroletDenny Hulme (NZ)2:12.400108.762 km/h
Pole Positions:
Overall:5McLaren M8D ChevroletDenny Hulme2:10.600177.448 km/h
Notes of interest:
Top makes by numbers:Lola (14), McLaren (12)
Top engines by numbers:Chevrolet (24), Ford (3), Oldsmobile (2)
Top car types by numbers:Lola T70 (6), McLaren M6B (5), Lola T160 (3), Lola T163 (3)
Driver nationalities:USA (21), GB (4), CDN (3), NZ (2)
Team nationalities:USA (23), CDN (4), GB (3)
Most used colours:blue (25%), orange (23%), red (22%), white (14%), green (4%)
Engine positions:mid-engined (100%)
Average engine size:6896 cc
Oldest known drivers:Orly Thornsjo (50), Chuck Parsons (46), Tony Dean (38)
Youngest known drivers:Jerry Hansen (29), Peter Gethin (30), Pedro Rodriguez (30)

Official Race Programme:

CoverEntry ListScheduleTrack Map
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