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Event: Date: 17.11.1973
Track: Killarney (ZA), unknown lengthDistance: 3 hoursAttendance: unknown

Cape Town 3 Hours

Start time: unknown; Grid: unknown; Weather: unknown

Entered: unknown

Practiced: unknown

Started: unknown

Finished:

Entry List
Entry list is not available.
Photos by courtesy of: Rallye Racing (5) and Hohmann (3)
Race added to RSC Photo Gallery: 17/12/2023 Last photo update on this page: 17/12/2023
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11 - Chevron B26 Hart #74-02 - Chevron CarsChevron B26 #74-02 - Ford Cosworth BDA/Hart L4 4v DOHC 1980 cc N/A
Chevron Cars (GB)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: John Watson (GB)/Ian Scheckter (ZA)Result: winner - (139.130 kph) - margin: 3 laps
Grid: 22nd (no time)
Colours: orange (+brown/yellow)
Tyres: Firestone
Photo updated: 17/12/2023Photo by courtesy of: Hohmann
33 - Lola T292 Ford - Crowne RacingLola T292 - Ford Cosworth BDG L4 4v DOHC N/A
Crowne RacingOpen bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Eddie Keizan (ZA)/John Nicholson (NZ)Result: 2nd (3 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 1st (1:13.310)
Colours: dark/light (+darker)
Tyres: Firestone
Photo updated: 17/12/2023Photo by courtesy of: Rallye Racing
44 - Chevron B23 Ford #73-05 - KVG RacingChevron B23 #73-05 - Ford Cosworth FVC L4 4v DOHC 1970 cc N/A
KVG Racing (GB)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: John Hine (GB)/Ian Grob (GB)Result: did not finish (Brakes, spun)
Grid: 2nd (1:14.830)
Colours: dark (+lighter)
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 17/12/2023Photo by courtesy of: Rallye Racing
77 - GRD S73 FordGRD S73 # - Ford Cosworth BDG L4 4v DOHC N/A
Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Dave Charlton (ZA)/Mike Hailwood (GB)
listed, never drove:
Derek Bell (GB)
Result: did not finish (Drive shaft, spun)
Grid: 3rd (1:14.910)
Colours: light
Tyres: Firestone
Photo updated: 17/12/2023Photo by courtesy of: Rallye Racing
1010 - Porsche Carrera RSR  - Crowne RacingPorsche 911 Carrera RSR - Porsche F6 2v SOHC N/A
Crowne RacingClosed bodywork
Rear-engined
Driven by: Martin Birrane (IRL)/Guy Tunmer (ZA)Result: 5th (17 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 7th (1:22.780)
Colours: dark
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 17/12/2023Photo by courtesy of: Hohmann
1818 - Toyota Celica - Toyota Celica TeamToyota Celica - Toyota L4 OHC 1588 cc N/AIC
Toyota Celica Team (ZA)Closed bodywork
Front-engined
Driven by: Chris Swanepoel (ZA)/Garth la Reserve (ZA)Result: 7th 1st in IC (18 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 11th
Colours: darker/light
Tyres: Firestone
Photo updated: 17/12/2023Photo by courtesy of: Rallye Racing
No photos available:
The car is not available on a photoLola T292 #HU65 - Ford Cosworth BDA L4 4v DOHC N/A
Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Charles Lucas (GB)/John Abrahams (ZA)Result: did not finish (Fuel pressure, electrics)
Grid: 4th (1:14.930)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
The car is not available on a photoAlfa Romeo 1750 GTV - Alfa Romeo L4 DOHC N/A
Closed bodywork
Front-engined
Driven by: Len Booysen (ZA)/John Gibb (ZA)Result: 8th (20 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 10th (1:28.550)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
The car is not available on a photoChevrolet Firenza # - Chevrolet V8 2v OHV 5000 cc N/A
Closed bodywork
-
Driven by: Frank Gardner (AUS)/Basil van Rooyen (ZA)Result: did not finish (Drive shaft)
Grid: 6th (1:22.550)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
The car is not available on a photoChevron B19/21 #71-29 - Ford Cosworth FVC L4 4v DOHC N/A
Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Doug Drysdale (ZA)/Roger Harradine (ZA)Result: did not finish (Piston rings)
Grid: 23rd (no time)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
The car is not available on a photoDatsun 240Z - Datsun 2400 cc N/A
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Front-engined
Driven by: Arnold Chatz (ZA)/Geoff Mortimer (ZA)Result: 6th (17 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 9th (1:26.750)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
The car is not available on a photoChevrolet Firenza # - Chevrolet V8 2v OHV 5000 cc N/A
Closed bodywork
-
Driven by: Nols Niemann (ZA)/Basil van Rooyen (ZA)
DNS:
Giv Giovannoni (ZA)
Result: 4th (13 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 8th (1:22.960)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
The car is not available on a photoChevron B19/21 # - Ford Cosworth FVC L4 4v DOHC N/A
Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: John Rowe (ZA)Result: 3rd (8 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 5th (1:21.530)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
The car is not available on a photoMini Cooper S - BMC A series L4 2v OHV N/A
Closed bodywork
Front-engined
Driven by: B. Johnson (ZA)Result: 10th (30 laps behind the winner)
Grid:
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
The car is not available on a photoFord Escort I GT - Ford L4 2v OHV N/A
Closed bodywork
Front-engined
Driven by: Smit/TaylorResult: 9th (28 laps behind the winner)
Grid:
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
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More photos from this race:
Photos by: Rallye Racing (1) and Hohmann (1)
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