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Programme Cover - GP Las Vegas 200 Miles 1965
Event: 1st Annual Stardust Grand Prix at Las VegasDate: 14.11.1965
Track: Stardust International Raceway, Las Vegas (USA), 4.828 kmsDistance: 65 lapsAttendance: 13000

GP Las Vegas 200 Miles

Start time: 14:00; Grid: 3-2-3, PP left; Weather: cold, windy

Entered: 51

Practiced: unknown

Started: 31

Classified: 20

Sports Racing over 2000 cc (O2L) : P:24, ST:22, CL:15

Sports Racing under 2000 cc (U2L) : P:10, ST:9, CL:5

Entry List
Entry List - GP Las Vegas 200 Miles 1965
Photos by courtesy of: Ron Christensen (12) and Jerry Entin (1)
Race added to RSC Photo Gallery: 11/02/2004 Last photo update on this page: 20/05/2012
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77 - Scarab Mk IV Chevrolet #MkIV (Shelby) - Augie PabstScarab Mk IV #MkIV (Shelby) - Chevrolet V8 5500 cc N/AO2L
Augie Pabst (USA)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Augie Pabst (USA)Result: 5th
Grid:
Colours: blue
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 20/05/2012Photo by courtesy of: Ron Christensen
17T17T - Lola T70 Ford #unnumbered - John W. Mecom, Jr.Lola T70 Mk.1 #unnumbered - Ford 289 V8/90° 2v OHV 4727 cc N/AO2L
John W. Mecom, Jr. (USA)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Walt Hansgen (USA)Result: 2nd
Grid: 21st (no time)
Colours: red
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 20/05/2012Photo by courtesy of: Ron Christensen
1818 - Lola T70 Ford #SL70/12 - John W. Mecom, Jr.Lola T70 Mk.1 #SL70/12 - Ford 289 V8/90° 2v OHV 4727 cc N/AO2L
John W. Mecom, Jr. (USA)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Parnelli Jones (USA)Result: did not finish (Shift linkage)
Grid: 2nd (1:40.100)
Colours: metallic blue (+dark blue/white)
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 20/05/2012Photo by courtesy of: Ron Christensen
2222 - Genie Mk.10 Oldsmobile - Dan BlockerGenie Mk.10 B # - Oldsmobile V8 4500 cc N/AO2L
Dan Blocker (CDN)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: John Cannon (CDN)Result: 20th
Grid: 22nd
Colours: green
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 20/05/2012Photo by courtesy of: Ron Christensen
2626 - McLaren Elva Mark I Oldsmobile #M1A-20-06 (Trojan) - Ralph SalyerMcLaren Elva Mark I #M1A-20-06 (Trojan) - Oldsmobile V8 4500 cc N/AO2L
Ralph Salyer (USA)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Ralph Salyer (USA)Result: 10th
Grid:
Colours: blue
Tyres: Goodyear
Photo updated: 20/05/2012Photo by courtesy of: Ron Christensen
4444 - Chevette (McKee Mk II Chevrolet) - Jerry HansenMcKee Chevette # - Chevrolet V8 6000 cc N/AO2L
Jerry Hansen (USA)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Jerry Hansen (USA)Result: did not finish (Mechanical)
Grid:
Colours: maroon
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 20/05/2012Photo by courtesy of: Ron Christensen
5555 - McLaren Elva Mark I Oldsmobile #M1A-20-01 (Trojan) - Entin Bros. Racing TeamMcLaren Elva Mark I #M1A-20-01 (Trojan) - Oldsmobile V8 4500 cc N/AO2L
Entin Bros. Racing Team (USA)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Jerry Entin (USA)Result: 12th
Grid:
Colours: grey
Tyres: Goodyear
Photo updated: 11/02/2004Photo by courtesy of: Jerry Entin
6565 - Chaparral 2A Chevrolet #001 - Chaparral CarsChaparral 2A #001 - Chevrolet 327 V8 5355 cc N/AO2L
Chaparral Cars (USA)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Jim Hall (USA)Result: 3rd
Grid: 1st (1:39.600)
Colours: white
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 20/05/2012Photo by courtesy of: Ron Christensen
6666 - Chaparral 2A Chevrolet #003 - Chaparral CarsChaparral 2A #003 - Chevrolet 327 V8 5355 cc N/AO2L
Chaparral Cars (USA)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Hap Sharp (USA)Result: winner - (171.122 kph)
Grid: 5th (1:40.700)
Colours: white
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 20/05/2012Photo by courtesy of: Ron Christensen
7373 - McLaren Elva Mark I #M1A-20-08 (Trojan) - Gates ChevroletMcLaren Elva Mark I #M1A-20-08 (Trojan) - Chevrolet V8 5400 cc N/AO2L
Gates Chevrolet (USA)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Bud Gates (USA)Result: 13th
Grid: 23rd
Colours: red
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 20/05/2012Photo by courtesy of: Ron Christensen
No photos available:
1The car is not available on a photoLotus 23 B # - N/AU2L
Harold W, Brown (CDN)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Harold Brown (CDN)Result: did not finish (Shift linkage)
Grid:
Colours: blue
Tyres: unknown
2The car is not available on a photoCooper King Cobra #CM/6/64 - Ford Cobra V8/90° 2v OHV 4700 cc N/AO2L
Sebren Automotive (USA)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Lothar Motschenbacher (USA)Result: 9th
Grid:
Colours: blue
Tyres: unknown
8The car is not available on a photoLotus 19 #957 - Chevrolet V8 N/AO2L
(USA)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Jerry Grant (USA)Result: did not finish (Transaxle)
Grid: 3rd (1:40.300)
Colours: white
Tyres: unknown
8The car is not available on a photoChevrolet Corvette Sting Ray # - Chevrolet 396 V8 6400 cc N/AO2L
Herb Caplan (USA)Open bodywork
Front-engined
Driven by: Dick Guldstrand (USA)Result: 14th
Grid: 26th
Colours: blue
Tyres: unknown
10The car is not available on a photoGenie Mk.10 # - Chevrolet V8 5700 cc N/AO2L
Randolph Hilton (USA)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Chuck Parsons (USA)Result: 15th
Grid: 7th
Colours: red
Tyres: unknown
11The car is not available on a photoLola T70 Mk.1 #SL70/8 - Chevrolet 365 V8 6000 cc N/AO2L
Pacesetter, Homes (USA)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Bob Bondurant (USA)Result: did not start
Grid: (1:43.000)
Colours: dark blue (+green)
Tyres: unknown
12The car is not available on a photoLola T70 Mk.1 #SL70/15 - Ford 289 Weber V8/90° 2v OHV 4727 cc N/AO2L
Haskell Automotive (USA)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Ronnie Bucknum (USA)Result: 4th
Grid: 8th
Colours: blue (+white)
Tyres: unknown
13The car is not available on a photoMcLaren Elva Mark I #M1A-20-07 (Trojan) - Oldsmobile V8 4500 cc N/AO2L
Richard C. Macon (USA)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Dick Macon (USA)Result: did not finish (Blown engine)
Grid:
Colours: red
Tyres: unknown
14The car is not available on a photoGenie Mk.8 #1 - Ford V8 4700 cc N/AO2L
Dave Ridenour (USA)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Dave Ridenour (USA)Result: 7th
Grid:
Colours: yellow/blue
Tyres: unknown
16The car is not available on a photoLotus 23 B #23-S-82 - Porsche 904; no:99096 1950 cc N/AU2L
Trans Ocean Motor Co. (USA)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: George Follmer (USA)Result: did not start (Engine)
Grid: (1:55.500)
Colours: white
Tyres: unknown
17The car is not available on a photoLola T70 Mk.1 #SL70/13 - Ford 289 V8/90° 2v OHV 4727 cc N/AO2L
John W. Mecom, Jr. (USA)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Walt Hansgen (USA)Result: practiced only (Accident in qualifying)
Grid: T-car (1:41.300) (6 fastest qualifier)
Colours: metallic blue (+dark blue/white)
Tyres: unknown
29The car is not available on a photoLotus 19 B #966 - Ford V8 5300 cc N/AO2L
AM-Way Racing Team (USA)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Steve Diulo (USA)Result: did not finish (Suspension)
Grid:
Colours: white
Tyres: unknown
33The car is not available on a photoPorsche 904 GTS # - Porsche F4 1966 cc N/AU2L
Precision Motor Cars (USA)-
Mid-engined
Driven by: Scooter Patrick (USA)Result: 16th
Grid: 27th
Colours: silver
Tyres: unknown
49The car is not available on a photoPorsche 904 GTS # - Porsche F4 1992 cc N/AU2L
Steve Berg (USA)-
Mid-engined
Driven by: Dennis Harrison (USA)Result: 17th
Grid: 29th
Colours: blue/silver
Tyres: unknown
52The car is not available on a photoBrabham BT8 #SC-2-65 - Climax L4 1970 cc N/AU2L
Kay Racing InternationalOpen bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Peter Revson (USA)Result: 8th 1st in U2L
Grid: 20th (1:47.600)
Colours: blue
Tyres: unknown
58The car is not available on a photoMcLaren Elva Mark I # (Trojan) - Chevrolet V8 5360 cc N/AO2L
G.R.T. Enterprises (USA)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Mike Goth (USA)Result: did not finish (Ring & pinion)
Grid: 6th
Colours: black
Tyres: unknown
74The car is not available on a photoLotus 23 B - 1986 cc N/AU2L
S. K. F. Ltd. (USA)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Mak Kronn (USA)Result: did not finish (Blown water hose and engine)
Grid: 30th
Colours: white
Tyres: unknown
81The car is not available on a photoPorsche 718 RS 61 # - Porsche 1900 cc N/AU2L
Peck and Hills Furniture Co. (USA)-
Mid-engined
Driven by: Jay Hills (USA)Result: 18th
Grid: 28th
Colours: silver
Tyres: unknown
88The car is not available on a photoElva Mk VII S # - Porsche 1800 cc N/AU2L
Vasek Polak, Inc. (USA)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Jerry Titus (USA)Result: did not finish (Oiled clutch)
Grid: 24th (1:47.900)
Colours: silver
Tyres: unknown
91The car is not available on a photoShelby Cobra # - Ford V8/90° 2v OHV 7000 cc N/AO2L
Essex Wire Corp. (USA)-
Front-engined
Driven by: Ed Lowther (USA)
listed, never drove:
Dick Thompson (USA)
Result: 11th
Grid:
Colours: white
Tyres: unknown
93The car is not available on a photoFord GT40 #1010 - Ford V8/90° 2v OHV 5300 cc N/AO2L
Essex Wire Corp. (USA)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Skip Scott (USA)
listed, never drove:
Ken Miles (GB)
Result: 6th
Grid:
Colours: white
Tyres: unknown
97The car is not available on a photoMcLaren Elva Mark I # (Trojan) - Oldsmobile V8 5990 cc N/AO2L
Charles Hayes Racing (USA)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Charlie Hayes (USA)Result: did not finish (Blown engine)
Grid: 4th
Colours: white
Tyres: unknown
The car is not available on a photoPorsche 904 GTS # - Porsche N/AU2L
-
Mid-engined
Driven by: Norm Smith (USA)Result: 19th
Grid:
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
The car is not available on a photoLotus 23 # - Porsche N/AU2L
(USA)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: John Morton (USA)Result: did not finish (Mechanical)
Grid: 25th
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
If you have a picture of any car that is missing in the gallery or you might have a better photo, please, do not hesitate to get in touch with us.
Entered cars that did not arrive:
3The presence of the car is unknownCooper Monaco T57 # - Chevrolet V8 5360 cc N/AO2L
Ernie Gravelle (USA)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Drivers listed: Jack Weimer (USA)Result: did not arrive (Not known if ran)
Colours: red
Tyres: unknown
4The presence of the car is unknownLotus 19 #955 - Ford V8 4730 cc N/AO2L
Lew Florence Motors (USA)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Drivers listed: Lew Florence (USA)Result: did not arrive (Not known if ran)
Colours: maroon
Tyres: unknown
9The car did not arriveLola T70 Mk.1 #SL70/14 - Chevrolet 365 V8 5400 cc N/AO2L
Team Meridian (USA)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Drivers listed: Skip Hudson (USA)Result: did not arrive (Car not ready)
Colours: silver
Tyres: unknown
15The presence of the car is unknownMcKee Mk V #McKee Mark 5 - Plymouth 427 Hemi V8 6600 cc N/AO2L
Bob Montana (USA)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Drivers listed: Bob Montana (USA)Result: did not arrive (Not known if ran)
Colours: white
Tyres: unknown
19The presence of the car is unknownLotus 23 - 3500 cc N/AO2L
Charles Kessinger (USA)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Drivers listed: Chuck Kessinger (USA)Result: did not arrive (Not known if ran)
Colours: silver/red
Tyres: unknown
23The presence of the car is unknownLotus 23 B # - Climax 1987 cc N/AU2L
Rev M. Racing (USA)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Drivers listed: Doug Revson (USA)Result: did not arrive (Not known if ran)
Colours: red/white/blue
Tyres: unknown
62The presence of the car is unknownArciero - 4200 cc N/AO2L
Arciero Bros. Racing Team (USA)-
-
Drivers listed: Roger McCluskey (USA)Result: did not arrive (Not known if ran)
Colours: red
Tyres: unknown
67The presence of the car is unknownElva Mk VII S # - BMW 1991 cc N/AU2L
Bud Morley (USA)-
-
Drivers listed: Bud Morley (USA)Result: did not arrive (Not known if ran)
Colours: white/blue
Tyres: unknown
68The presence of the car is unknownLotus 23 B #23-S-93 - 1600 cc N/AU2L
Dr. Bill Molle (USA)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Drivers listed: Bill Molle (USA)Result: did not arrive (Not known if ran)
Colours: blue
Tyres: unknown
69The presence of the car is unknownDolphin - Porsche 1700 cc N/AU2L
Foreign Car Service (USA)-
-
Drivers listed: Steve Harris (USA)Result: did not arrive (Not known if ran)
Colours: blue
Tyres: unknown
71The presence of the car is unknownMcLaren - V8 6600 cc N/AO2L
Max Balchowsky (USA)-
-
Drivers listed: Max Balchowsky (USA)Result: did not arrive (Not known if ran)
Colours: yellow
Tyres: unknown
75The presence of the car is unknownPlatypus # (Merlyn) - Porsche F4 1920 cc N/AU2L
Hans Adam P.A.M. (USA)Open bodywork
Front-engined
Drivers listed: Miles Gupton (USA)Result: did not arrive (Not known if ran)
Colours: orange
Tyres: unknown
77The presence of the car is unknownMcLaren Elva Mark I #BMMR 2/64 - Ford V8/90° 2v OHV 5300 cc N/AO2L
All American Racing (USA)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Drivers listed: Dan Gurney (USA)Result: did not arrive (Not known if ran)
Colours: black
Tyres: unknown
79The presence of the car is unknownLotus 30 # - Ford V8/90° 2v OHV 4779 cc N/AO2L
John A. Everly (USA)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Drivers listed: John Everly (USA)Result: did not arrive (Not known if ran)
Colours: red
Tyres: unknown
83The presence of the car is unknownLister Costin # - Chevrolet Corvette V8 5000 cc N/AO2L
Ronald Bennett (USA)-
-
Drivers listed: Ronald Bennett (USA)Result: did not arrive (Not known if ran)
Colours: yellow
Tyres: unknown
93The presence of the car is unknownCooper - Ford V8 5300 cc N/AO2L
Essex Wire Corp. (USA)-
-
Drivers listed: Skip Scott (USA)Result: did not arrive (Not known if ran)
Colours: white
Tyres: unknown
96The presence of the car is unknownGenie Mk.5 # - Alfa Romeo 1600 cc N/AU2L
Dr. Tom Tobin (USA)-
-
Drivers listed: Tom Tobin (USA)Result: did not arrive (Not known if ran)
Colours: red
Tyres: unknown
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