Photos of Chassis 917-016

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Brands Hatch 1000 KilometresBOAC 1000 Kilometres World Championship Sports Car Race12.4.1970
1010 - Porsche 917 K #016 - J. W. Automotive Engineering Ltd.Porsche 917 K #016 - Porsche 912 F12 2v DOHC 4494 cc N/AS5.0
J. W. Automotive Engineering Ltd. (GB)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Pedro Rodriguez (MEX)/Leo Kinnunen (FIN)Result: winner
Grid: 7th (1:30.000)
Colours: light blue (+orange)
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 06/01/2023Photo by courtesy of: Barry Boor, David Small and Richard Taylor
Monza 1000 Kilometres1000 km di Monza, Trofeo Filippo Caracciolo25.4.1970
77 - Porsche 917 K #016 - J. W. Automotive EngineeringPorsche 917 K #016 - Porsche 912 F12 2v DOHC 4500 cc N/AS5.0
J. W. Automotive Engineering (GB)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Pedro Rodriguez (MEX)/Leo Kinnunen (FIN)Result: winner
Grid: 5th (1:26.360)
Colours: light blue (+orange)
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 06/09/2017Photo by courtesy of: Joan Albert Larrosa and Alessandro Gatta
Le Mans 24 Hours24 Heures du Mans14.6.1970
2121 - Porsche 917 K #016 - J. W. Automotive Engineering Ltd.Porsche 917 K #016 - Porsche 912 F12 2v DOHC 4907 cc N/AS5.0
J. W. Automotive Engineering Ltd. (GB)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Pedro Rodriguez (MEX)/Leo Kinnunen (FIN)Result: did not finish (Cooling fine drive)
Grid: 5th (3:21.900)
Colours: light blue (+orange)
Tyres: Firestone
Photo updated: 12/02/2012Photo by courtesy of: Michel Guilloux
Watkins Glen 6 HoursSix-Hours and The Can-Am, The Glen11.7.1970
22 - Porsche 917 K #016 - J. W. Automotive Engineering, Ltd.Porsche 917 K #016 - Porsche 912 F12 2v DOHC 4907 cc N/AS5.0
J. W. Automotive Engineering, Ltd. (GB)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Pedro Rodriguez (MEX)/Leo Kinnunen (FIN)Result: winner
Grid: 3rd (1:06.600)
Colours: light blue (+orange)
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 11/03/2005Photo by courtesy of: Bill Kutz
Can-Am Watkins GlenSix-Hours and The Can-Am, The Glen12.7.1970
22 - Porsche 917 K #016 - J. W. Automotive Engineering, Ltd.Porsche 917 K #016 - Porsche 912 F12 2v DOHC 4907 cc N/AS5.0
J. W. Automotive Engineering, Ltd. (GB)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Pedro Rodriguez (MEX)Result: did not finish (Gearbox)
Grid: 10th (1:06.400)
Colours: light blue (+orange)
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 11/03/2005Photo by courtesy of: Bill Kutz
Brands Hatch 1000 KilometresBOAC 1000 Kilometres World Championship Sports Car Race4.4.1971
TT - Porsche 917 K #016 - J. W. AutomotivePorsche 917 K #016 - Porsche 912 F12 2v DOHC N/AS5.0
J. W. Automotive (GB)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Derek Bell (GB)Result: practiced only (Spare car)
Grid: T-car (no time)
Colours: light blue (+orange)
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 09/01/2023Photo by courtesy of: Richard Taylor
Le Mans Test18.4.1971
1818 - Porsche 917 K #016 - J. W. Automotive EngineeringPorsche 917 K #016 - Porsche 912 F12 2v DOHC N/AS5.0
J. W. Automotive Engineering (GB)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Jackie Oliver (GB)/Jo Siffert (CH)/Derek Bell (GB)
listed, never drove:
Richard Attwood (GB)
Result: 3rd
Colours: light blue (+orange)
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 25/05/2016Photo by courtesy of: Michel Guilloux
Can-Am Watkins GlenSix-Hours and The Can-Am, The Glen25.7.1971
9393 - Porsche 917 K #016 - JW AutomotivePorsche 917 K #016 - Porsche 912 F12 2v DOHC 5000 cc N/AS5.0
JW Automotive (GB)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Derek Bell (GB)Result: 11th
Grid: 15th (1:09.870) - 17th fastest qualifier
Colours: light blue (+orange)
Tyres: Firestone
Photo updated: 25/04/2010Photo by courtesy of: Jack Gazlay and Larry Schmidt