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Programme Cover - Spa 1000 Kilometres 1968
Event: Grand Prix de SpaDate: 26.5.1968
Track: Circuit National de Francorchamps (B), 14.100 kmsDistance: 1000 kilometresAttendance: unknown

Spa 1000 Kilometres

Start time: unknown; Grid: 3-2-3, PP left, GP start; Weather: rain

Entered: 57

Practiced: 40

Started: 37

Classified: 22

Prototype 3000 (P3.0) : P:8, ST:8, CL:3
Prototype 2000 (P2.0) : P:10, ST:9, CL:7
Sports 5000 (S5.0) : P:11, ST:11, CL:5
Sports 2000 (S2.0) : P:6, ST:6, CL:4
Grand Touring 2000 (GT2.0) : P:4, ST:3, CL:3
Entry List
Entry list is not available.
Photos by courtesy of: Jacques Ubags (23), Frans Oestlandt (5), Jean Paul Nizet (3), Jean-Marie Colleye (2), Terry Walker (1), Ned Skis (1), Philippe Maquoy (1) and Manfred Giet (1)
Race added to RSC Photo Gallery: 11/03/2005 Last photo update on this page: 18/08/2011
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11 - Alpine A211 Renault #1727 - Societé Automobiles AlpineAlpine A211 #1727 - Renault Gordini V8 2996 cc N/AP3.0
Societé Automobiles Alpine (F)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Mauro Bianchi (B)/Henri Grandsire (F)
listed, never drove:
Jean Guichet (F)
Result: 13th (14 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 17th (4:05.900)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 14/03/2008Photo by courtesy of: Jean Paul Nizet
44 - Porsche 907 2.2 #027 - Porsche System EngineeringPorsche 907 #027 - Porsche Typ 771 F8 2195 cc N/AP3.0
Porsche System Engineering (D)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Gerhard Mitter (D)/Jo Schlesser (F)
listed, never drove:
Vic Elford (GB)
Result: 2nd 1st in P3.0 (1 lap behind the winner)
Grid: 6th (3:48.700)
Colours: white (+red)
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 11/03/2005Photo by courtesy of: Jacques Ubags
55 - Porsche 908 #011 - Porsche System EngineeringPorsche 908 Coupe #011 - Porsche 908 F8 3000 cc N/AP3.0
Porsche System Engineering (D)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Hans Herrmann (D)/Rolf Stommelen (D)Result: 3rd (2 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 5th (3:45.700)
Colours: white
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 24/09/2008Photo by courtesy of: Jacques Ubags and Frans Oestlandt
66 - Porsche 908 #010 - Porsche System EngineeringPorsche 908 Coupe #010 - Porsche 908 F8 3000 cc N/AP3.0
Porsche System Engineering (D)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Vic Elford (GB)/Jochen Neerpasch (D)Result: did not finish (Accident)
Grid: 4th (3:44.700)
Colours: white
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 11/03/2005Photo by courtesy of: Jacques Ubags
88 - Marcos Mantis Repco - Marcos Cars Ltd.Marcos Mantis - Repco /Brabham 3000 cc CP3.0
Marcos Cars Ltd.Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Edward Nelson (GB)/Jem Marsh (GB)
listed, never drove:
Robin Widdows (GB)
Result: did not finish (Alternator, oil loss)
Grid: 38th (5:13.700)
Colours: green
Tyres: Dunlop
Photo updated: 24/09/2008Photo by courtesy of: Philippe Maquoy and Ned Skis
99 - Ford F3L P68 #002 or 003 (Alan Mann) - Alan Mann RacingFord F3L P68 #002 or 003 (Alan Mann) - Ford Cosworth DFV V8/90° 4v DOHC 2993 cc N/AP3.0
Alan Mann Racing (GB)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Frank Gardner (AUS)/Hubert Hahne (D)
listed, never drove:
Richard Attwood (GB)
Result: did not finish (Electrics)
Grid: 1st (3:36.300)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: Goodyear
Photo updated: 18/08/2011Photo by courtesy of: Jean Paul Nizet and Manfred Giet
1111 - Porsche 910 #027 - Hart Ski Racing TeamPorsche 910 #027 - Porsche Typ 901/21 F6 1991 cc N/AP2.0
Hart Ski Racing TeamClosed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Dieter Spoerry (CH)/Rico Steinemann (CH)Result: 6th (5 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 15th (4:04.400)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 11/03/2005Photo by courtesy of: Jacques Ubags
1212 - Porsche 910 #010 - Gerhard KochPorsche 910 #010 - Porsche Typ 901/21 F6 1991 cc N/AP2.0
Gerhard KochClosed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Gerhard Koch (D)/Rudi Lins (A)
listed, never drove:
Pauli Toivonen (SF)
Result: 5th 1st in P2.0 (4 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 10th (3:59.100)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 24/09/2008Photo by courtesy of: Jacques Ubags
1616 - Alfa Romeo T33/2 - Racing Team VDSAlfa Romeo T33/2 - Alfa Romeo V8 2v DOHC 1995 cc N/AP2.0
Racing Team VDS (B)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Gustave Gosselin (B)/Serge Trosch (B)
listed, never drove:
Rob Slotemaker (NL)
Result: 16th (14 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 14th (4:03.100)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 24/09/2008Photo by courtesy of: Jacques Ubags
1717 - Alfa Romeo T33/2 - Racing Team VDSAlfa Romeo T33/2 - Alfa Romeo V8 2v DOHC 1995 cc N/AP2.0
Racing Team VDS (B)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Teddy Pilette (B)/Rob Slotemaker (NL)
listed, never drove:
Serge Trosch (B)
Result: 12th (12 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 16th (4:04.500)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 11/03/2005Photo by courtesy of: Jacques Ubags
3030 - Porsche 906 #144 - William BradleyPorsche 906 #144 - Porsche Typ 901 F6 2v SOHC 1991 cc N/AS2.0
William BradleyClosed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Chris Lambert (GB)/William Bradley (GB)Result: 7th 1st in S2.0 (9 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 19th (4:08.100)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 24/09/2008Photo by courtesy of: Jacques Ubags
3131 - Lola T70 Mk.3 GT Chevrolet #SL73/121 - Jackie EpsteinLola T70 Mk.3 GT #SL73/121 - Chevrolet V8/90° 2v OHV 5000 cc N/AS5.0
Jackie Epstein (GB)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Jackie Epstein (GB)/Eric Liddell (GB)Result: 10th (9 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 28th (4:28.100)
Colours: dark green
Tyres: Firestone
Photo updated: 11/03/2005Photo by courtesy of: Jacques Ubags
3232 - Ford GT40 #1079 - Ecurie FrancorchampsFord GT40 #1079 - Ford V8/90° OHV 4700 cc N/AS5.0
Ecurie FrancorchampsClosed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Willy Mairesse (B)/"Jean Beurlys" (B)Result: did not finish (Accident)
Grid: 3rd (3:43.700)
Colours: yellow
Tyres: Goodyear
Photo updated: 24/09/2008Photo by courtesy of: Jacques Ubags and Frans Oestlandt
3333 - Ford GT40 #1075 - J. W. Automotive EngineeringFord GT40 #1075 - Ford V8/90° OHV 4700 cc N/AS5.0
J. W. Automotive Engineering (GB)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Jacky Ickx (B)/Brian Redman (GB)Result: winner - (196.730 kph) - margin: 1 lap
Grid: 2nd (3:40.300)
Colours: light blue (+orange)
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 24/09/2008Photo by courtesy of: Jacques Ubags and Jean-Marie Colleye
3434 - Ford GT40 #1084 - J. W. Automotive EngineeringFord GT40 #1084 - Ford V8/90° 2v OHV 4700 cc N/AS5.0
J. W. Automotive Engineering (GB)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Paul Hawkins (AUS)/David Hobbs (GB)
DNS:
Jacky Ickx (B)
Result: 4th (4 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 8th (3:50.900)
Colours: light blue (+orange)
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 24/09/2008Photo by courtesy of: Jacques Ubags
3636 - Ford GT40 #1073 - Terry DruryFord GT40 #1073 - Ford V8/90° 2v OHV 4700 cc N/AS5.0
Terry Drury (GB)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Terry J. Drury (GB)/Terry Sanger (GB)Result: did not finish (Clutch)
Grid: 11th (4:00.400)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 14/03/2008Photo by courtesy of: Jean Paul Nizet
3838 - Ford GT40 #1002 - David ProphetFord GT40 #1002 - Ford V8/90° OHV 4700 cc N/AS5.0
David ProphetClosed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: David Prophet (GB)/Richard Bond (GB)Result: 8th (9 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 21st (4:14.500)
Colours: silver
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 11/03/2005Photo by courtesy of: Jacques Ubags
4141 - Ford GT40 #1001 - Andy CoxFord GT40 #1001 - Ford V8/90° 2v OHV 4700 cc N/AS5.0
Andy CoxClosed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: John Reaburn (AUS)/Tim Schenken (AUS)Result: did not finish (Accident)
Grid: 22nd (4:16.400)
Colours: yellow
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 25/04/2006Photo by courtesy of: Terry Walker
5353 - Lotus 47 - Julian HaslerLotus 47 # - Ford L4 1600 cc N/AS2.0
Julian HaslerClosed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Peter Jackson (GB)/Clive Baker (GB)/Rhoddy Harvey-Bailey (GB)Result: 17th (14 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 30th (4:33.700)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: Dunlop
Photo updated: 17/09/2009Photo by courtesy of: Jacques Ubags
5454 - Chevron B8 BMW - Peter TaggartChevron B8 # - BMW L4 1991 cc N/AS2.0
Peter Taggart (GB)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Peter Taggart (GB)/Tony Goodwin (GB)Result: 19th (16 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 32nd (4:39.200)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 11/03/2005Photo by courtesy of: Jacques Ubags
6060 - Porsche 911 S - Jean-Pierre GabanPorsche 911 S - Porsche F6 1991 cc N/AGT2.0
Jean-Pierre GabanClosed bodywork
Rear-engined
Driven by: Jean-Pierre Gaban (B)/Roger Vanderschrieck (B)Result: did not start (Gaban injured)
Grid: 35th (4:25.600)
Colours: red
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 28/09/2006Photo by courtesy of: Jean-Marie Colleye
6161 - MGB - John C. BamfordMG B # - BMC B series L4 1800 cc N/AGT2.0
John C. Bamford (GB)Closed bodywork
Front-engined
Driven by: Peter Brown (GB)/Roger Enever (GB)Result: 14th (14 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 37th (4:58.300)
Colours: yellow
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 29/11/2006Photo by courtesy of: Frans Oestlandt
6262 - Porsche 911 S - Werner ZandersPorsche 911 S - Porsche F6 1991 cc N/AGT2.0
Werner ZandersClosed bodywork
Rear-engined
Driven by: Willy Zanders (D)/Hannelore Werner (D)
DNS:
Werner Zanders (D)
Result: 15th (14 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 29th (4:32.000)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 11/03/2005Photo by courtesy of: Jacques Ubags
6363 - Porsche 911 T - IGFAPorsche 911 T - Porsche F6 1991 cc N/AGT2.0
IGFAClosed bodywork
Rear-engined
Driven by: Dieter Glemser (D)/Helmut Kelleners (D)Result: 11th 1st in GT2.0 (11 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 25th (4:23.000)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 11/03/2005Photo by courtesy of: Jacques Ubags
No photos available:
3The car is not available on a photoMatra M630 #03 - Matra MS9 V12/60° OHC 2993 cc N/AP3.0
Equipe Matra Sports (F)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Henri Pescarolo (F)/Robert Mieusset (F)Result: did not finish (Ignition)
Grid: 7th (3:48.900)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
10The car is not available on a photoChevron B8 - Climax FPF 2700 cc P3.0
Racing Preparations (GB)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Tony Beeson (GB)/John Markey (GB)Result: did not finish (Engine)
Grid: 26th (4:24.400)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
19The car is not available on a photoElva Mk VII S # - BMW N/AP2.0
Hammond and Oakwood (GB)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Keith Grant (GB)/Grahame White (GB)Result: did not start (Engine)
Grid: 31st (4:37.100)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
21The car is not available on a photoGinetta G12 # - Ford Lotus Twin-Cam P2.0
Richard Groves (GB)-
Mid-engined
Driven by: John Moore (GB)/Rhoddy Harvey-Bailey (GB)Result: did not finish (Head gasket)
Grid: 34th (4:21.100)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
22The car is not available on a photoDeep Sanderson 302 # - Ford 1600 cc P2.0
Chris Lawrence (GB)Closed bodywork
-
Driven by: Chris Lawrence (GB)/John Wingfield (GB)
listed, never drove:
Nicholas Granville-Smith (GB)
Result: 20th (19 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 33rd (4:40.100)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
25The car is not available on a photoChevron B8 # - Ford Cosworth FVA L4 4v DOHC N/AP2.0
Bridges/WalkerClosed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: John Bridges (GB)/John Lepp (GB)Result: 18th (14 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 18th (4:06.100)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
26The car is not available on a photoAustin-Healey Sprite - BMC A series L4 1300 cc N/AP2.0
Richard Miles-
Front-engined
Driven by: Mike Pignéguy (GB)/Willie Tuckett (GB)Result: 22nd (22 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 36th (4:53.000)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
35The car is not available on a photoFord GT40 #1078 - Ford V8/90° OHV 4700 cc N/AS5.0
Strathaven Ltd.Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Mike Salmon (GB)David Piper (GB)Result: did not finish (Accident)
Grid: 9th (3:51.100)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
37The car is not available on a photoFord GT40 #1010 - Ford V8/90° 2v OHV 4700 cc N/AS5.0
Peter Sadler-
Mid-engined
Driven by: Peter Sadler (GB)/Willie Green (GB)Result: 9th (9 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 12th (4:00.900)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
39The car is not available on a photoFord GT40 #1005 - Ford V8/90° OHV 4700 cc N/AS5.0
George HumbleClosed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: George Humble (GB)/Bob Smith (GB)Result: did not finish (Windscreen wipers)
Grid: 23rd (4:17.400)
Colours: purple
Tyres: unknown
47The car is not available on a photoChevron B8 #CH-DBE-28 - BMW L4 1991 cc N/AS2.0
Roy JohnsonClosed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Roy Johnson (GB)/Howden Ganley (NZ)Result: did not finish (Oil pressure)
Grid: 39th (5:21.000)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
49The car is not available on a photoPorsche 906 #135 - Porsche Typ 901; no:906 128 F6 2v SOHC 1991 cc N/AS2.0
Jeremy Delmar-Morgan (GB)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Jeremy Delmar-Morgan (GB)/Mike Walton (GB)Result: did not finish (Ignition)
Grid: 27th (4:27.000)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
50The car is not available on a photoPorsche 906 #133 - Porsche Typ 901 F6 2v SOHC 1991 cc N/AS2.0
Mefco RacingClosed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Chris Ashmore (GB)/Jeff Edmonds (GB)Result: did not finish (Ignition)
Grid: 20th (4:12.500)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
51The car is not available on a photoPorsche 906 #119 - Porsche Typ 901 F6 2v SOHC 1991 cc N/AS2.0
IGFAClosed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Karl von Wendt (D)/Willy Kauhsen (D)Result: 21st - did not finish (Wheel bearings)
Grid: 13th (4:02.100)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
52The car is not available on a photoLotus 47 #47-GT-03 - Ford Lotus Twin-Cam L4 1600 cc N/AP2.0
Chris Barber (GB)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: John Hine (GB)/Mike Crabtree (GB)Result: did not finish (Exhaust)
Grid: 24th (4:18.400)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
TThe car is not available on a photoPorsche 908 Coupe #004 - Porsche 908 F8 3000 cc N/AP3.0
Porsche System Engineering (D)-
Mid-engined
Driven by: Vic Elford (GB)Result: practiced only (T-car)
Grid: T-car (no time)
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:
7The car did not arriveChevron B12 #01? - Repco 740/Brabham V8 2996 cc N/AP3.0
John Woolfe (GB)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Drivers listed: John Woolfe (GB)/Derek Bennett (GB)Result: did not arrive
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
14The car did not arrivePorsche 910 #018° - Porsche Typ 901/21 F6 1991 cc N/AS2.0
Ben Pon (NL)-
Mid-engined
Drivers listed: Ben Pon (NL)/Gijs van Lennep (NL)Result: did not arrive
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
15The car did not arriveAlfa Romeo T33/2 - Alfa Romeo V8 2v DOHC 2462 cc N/AP3.0
Autodelta (I)-
Mid-engined
Drivers listed: Lucien Bianchi (B)/Udo Schütz (D)Result: did not arrive
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
18The car did not arriveLotus 47 #47-GT-16 - Climax N/AP2.0
Fowdington and Ramsay (GB)-
Mid-engined
Drivers listed: Julian Sutton (GB)/Andrew Hedges (GB)Result: did not arrive
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
20The car did not arriveNomad Mk.1 # - Ford Twin-Cam/Lotus L4 N/AP2.0
Mark Konig (GB)-
Mid-engined
Drivers listed: Mark Konig (GB)Result: did not arrive
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
23The car did not arriveEmeron # - Ford Lotus P2.0
Peter Clarke-
-
Drivers listed: Peter Clarke (GB)/Laurie Goodwin (GB)Result: did not arrive
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
24The car did not arriveHarvey - Ford /Lotus N/AP1.6
David B. Porter (GB)-
-
Drivers listed: Anthony Harvey (GB)/David B. Porter (GB)Result: did not arrive
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
27The car did not arriveMarcos Mini GTP2.0
-
-
Drivers listed: Gottlieb Stottan (A)/Lambert Hofer (A)Result: did not arrive
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
28The car did not arrivePiper GTR # - Ford Lotus Twin-Cam N/AP2.0
Concorde-
-
Drivers listed: Tim Lalonde (GB)Result: did not arrive
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
30The car did not arriveLola T70 Mk.3 GT #SL73/105 - Chevrolet V8/90° 2v OHV 5000 cc N/AS5.0
Mike De Udy (GB)-
Mid-engined
Drivers listed: Mike De Udy (GB)/Hugh Dibley (GB)Result: did not arrive
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
40The car did not arriveFord GT40 - Ford V8/90° OHV 4700 cc N/AS5.0
Alain De Cadenet (GB)-
Mid-engined
Drivers listed: Mario Cabral (P)/Alain De Cadenet (GB)Result: did not arrive
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
42The car did not arriveFerrari 250 LM # - Ferrari V12 2v 1xOHC N/AS5.0
Victor Walker-
Mid-engined
Drivers listed: Peter Clarke (GB)/Brian Alexander (GB)Result: did not arrive
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
43The car did not arriveFerrari 250 LM #5897a - Ferrari V12 2v 1xOHC N/AS5.0
Geoffrey Edmonds-
Mid-engined
Drivers listed: Roger G. Mould (GB)/Chris Ashmore (GB)Result: did not arrive
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
44The car did not arriveChevron B8 # - BMW L4 1991 cc N/AS2.0
Chevron Cars (GB)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Drivers listed: Digby Martland (GB)/Brian Classic (GB)Result: did not arrive
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
45The car did not arriveChevron B8 # - BMW L4 N/AS2.0
Tom R. Clapham (GB)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Drivers listed: Geoff Breakell (GB)/Derek Bell (GB)Result: did not arrive
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
46The car did not arriveChevron B8 # - BMW L4 1991 cc N/AS2.0
Trevor Twaites (GB)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Drivers listed: Trevor Twaites (GB)/George Duncan (GB)Result: did not arrive
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
48The car did not arrivePorsche 906 #129 - Porsche Typ 901 F6 2v SOHC 1991 cc N/AS2.0
Mike De UdyClosed bodywork
Mid-engined
Drivers listed: Robin Widdows (GB)/Brian Hart (GB)Result: did not arrive
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
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