Event: Bridgehampton Grand Prix, Canadian American Challenge CupDate: 15.9.1968
Track: Bridgehapmton Race Circuit (United States), 4.587 kmsOrganiser: New York Region SCCA

Can-Am Bridgehampton

(Race Results)

Pos.No.DriversCarEntrantLapsDistanceKm/h
1st6Mark DonohueMcLaren M6B ChevroletRoger Penske Racing Ent.70321.869 kms179.152
2nd66Jim HallChaparral 2G ChevroletChaparral Cars Inc.70
3rd11Lothar MotschenbacherMcLaren M6B FordLeader Cards Racers68
4th36Swede SavageLola T160 FordAll American Racers65
5th28Dick BrownMcLaren M6B ChevroletEcurie Green Inc.63
6th48Dan GurneyMcLaren M6B FordAll American Racers61
7th15Brian O'NeilLola T70 Mk.3B ChevroletAmerican Racing Motors61
8th2Sam PoseyLola T160 ChevroletAutodynamics Corporation58

Did not finish:

No.DriversCarEntrantLapsDistanceKm/hReason
4Bruce McLarenMcLaren M8A ChevroletMcLaren Cars Ltd.62Main bearing
5Denny HulmeMcLaren M8A ChevroletMcLaren Cars Ltd.53Broken rod
18Ron CourtneyMcLaren Elva Mark III ChevroletRonald K. Courtney51Accident
1Brett LungerCaldwell D7B ChevroletAutodynamics Corporation48Flat tyre
52Peter RevsonMcLaren M6B FordShelby Racing Co., Inc.48Rear suspension
24Bob NagelLola T70 Mk.3 FordBob Nagel35Gearbox
43PipinLola T70 Mk.3 ChevroletR. B. Galloway33Electrical wiring
9Jo BonnierMcLaren M6B ChevroletEcurie Suisse30Oil pressure, puncture
31Ronnie BucknumLola T70 Mk.3B FordAgapiou Racing27Overheating, push-rod
37George RalphLola T70 Mk.2B ChevroletGeorge L. Ralph23Broken gear lever
26Skip ScottLola T160 ChevroletCarl A. Haas Racing Teams, Ltd.23Overheating
10Chuck ParsonsLola T160 ChevroletCarl A. Haas Racing Teams, Ltd.21Engine
98George EatonMcLaren Elva Mark III FordGeorge Eaton Racing17Drive shaft
42Candido DaMotaMcLaren Elva Mark III ChevroletLand & Cattle Inc.16Black-flagged
7John SurteesLola TS Chevrolet (T160)Team Surtees12Push-rod
22Pedro RodriguezFerrari 330 P4North American Racing Team8Accident
21Mario AndrettiLola T70 Mk.3 FordBignotti Enterprises4Oil pressure

Did not start:

No.DriversCarEntrantReason
44Jerry HansenMcLaren M6A ChevroletJerry Hansen
61Fred PipinLola T70 Mk.3 ChevroletJack Douglas ChevroletAccident in practice
14Lynn KysarLola T70 Mk.3 ChevroletHomer J. Rader
20Anson JohnsonLola T70 Mk.3B ChevroletAmerican Racing Motors

Entered cars that did not arrive:

No.DriversCarEntrantReason
16Nat AdamsChinook Mk V ChevroletNat Adams
19Gary WilsonMcLaren Elva Mark IIB ChevroletGary M. Wilson
25Charlie HayesMcKee Mk.10 OldsmobileRalph C. Salyer
33Tom SwindellMcLaren - ChevroletTom Swindell
34Max BeimlerChinook Mk II ChevroletMax Beimler
39Ludwig HeimrathMcLaren Elva Mark III ChevroletHeimrath Racing
51John CordtsMcLaren Elva Mark III ChevroletPerformance Engineering, Ltd.
56Ralph TrieschmannMcLaren Elva Mark III ChevroletRalph Trieschmann
63Roy KumnickLola T70 Mk.3 ChevroletTero Corvette
68Art KijekSpecial FordKay Tee Cars
72Bob LandeGenie - FordRascal Racing & Sports Car Associates
76George DrolsomLola T70 Mk.3 ChevroletBurmester & Drolsom
77Leonard JankeMcLaren Elva Mark III ChevroletJanke Auto Co.
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