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Programme Cover - Watkins Glen 6 Hours 1969
Event: Six-Hours and Can-AmDate: 12.7.1969
Track: Watkins Glen Grand Prix Course (USA), 3.701 kmsDistance: 6 hoursAttendance: unknown

Watkins Glen 6 Hours

Start time: 12:00; Grid: 2-2-2; Weather: cool, rain, then dry

Entered: 34

Practiced: 29

Started: 28

Classified: 14

Prototype 3000 (P3.0) : P:6, ST:6, CL:4
Prototype 2000 (P2.0) : P:5, ST:5, CL:2
Sports 5000 (S5.0) : P:3, ST:3, CL:1
Sports 2000 (S2.0) : P:4, ST:3, CL:2
Grand Touring +2000 (GT+2.0) : P:4, ST:4, CL:2
Grand Touring 2000 (GT2.0) : P:7, ST:7, CL:3
Entry List
Entry List - Watkins Glen 6 Hours 1969
Photos by courtesy of: Dave Kutz (6), Robert S. Lustig (2), Ronald Cohen (2), David A. Small (1), Gerry Hulford (1), Joseph Delikat (1) and John McCollister (1)
Race added to RSC Photo Gallery: 04/11/2002 Last photo update on this page: 25/08/2019
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11 - Porsche 908/02 Flunder #018 or 002 - Porsche of AustriaPorsche 908/02 K Flunder #018 or 002 - Porsche 908 F8 OHC 2996 cc N/AP3.0
Porsche of Austria (A)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Jo Siffert (CH)/Brian Redman (GB)Result: winner - (178.941 kph) - margin: 1m35s100
Grid: 1st (1:08.470)
Colours: white/red
Tyres: Dunlop
Photo updated: 10/07/2008Photo by courtesy of: John McCollister
22 - Porsche 908/02 #001 - Porsche of AustriaPorsche 908/02 K #001 - Porsche 908 F8 OHC 3000 cc N/AP3.0
Porsche of Austria (A)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Joe Buzzetta (USA)/Rudi Lins (A)Result: 3rd (9 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 6th (1:11.620)
Colours: white/red
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 12/12/2003Photo by courtesy of: Dave Kutz
44 - Porsche 908/02 #015 - A. G. Dean Racing Ltd.Porsche 908/02 K #015 - Porsche 908 F8 OHC 3000 cc N/AP3.0
A. G. Dean Racing Ltd. (GB)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Vic Elford (GB)/Richard Attwood (GB)
DNS:
Tony Dean (GB)
Result: 2nd (1m35s100 behind the winner)
Grid: 3rd (1:10.260)
Colours: white (+red)
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 04/11/2002Photo by courtesy of: Dave Kutz
55 - Mirage M3/300 Ford #001/301 - J. W. Automotive EngineeringMirage M3 #001/301 - Ford Cosworth DFV V8/90° 4v DOHC 2993 cc N/AP3.0
J. W. Automotive Engineering (GB)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Jacky Ickx (B)/Jackie Oliver (GB)Result: did not finish (Oil pressure)
Grid: 5th (1:11.180)
Colours: light blue (+orange)
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 12/12/2003Photo by courtesy of: Dave Kutz
77 - Ford GT40 #1081 - Racing Team Deutsche Auto ZeitungFord GT40 #1081 - Ford V8/90° OHV 4700 cc N/AS5.0
Racing Team Deutsche Auto Zeitung (D)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: /Reinhold Jöst (D)/Helmut Kelleners (D)Result: 5th 1st in S5.0 (26 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 8th (1:14.350)
Colours: white (+black)
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 01/02/2013Photo by courtesy of: Ronald Cohen
99 - Matra MS650 #01 - Matra of FranceMatra MS650 #01 - Matra MS9 V12/60° OHC 2993 cc N/AP3.0
Matra of France (F)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Johnny Servoz-Gavin (F)/Pedro Rodriguez (MEX)Result: 4th (24 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 2nd (1:09.230)
Colours: blue (+orange/white)
Tyres: Dunlop
Photo updated: 12/12/2003Photo by courtesy of: Dave Kutz
1010 - Matra MS630/650 #02 - Matra of FranceMatra MS630/650 #02 - Matra MS9 V12/60° OHC 2993 cc N/AP3.0
Matra of France (F)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Jean Guichet (F)/Robin Widdows (GB)Result: did not finish (Clutch)
Grid: 7th (1:11.860)
Colours: blue (+white)
Tyres: Dunlop
Photo updated: 12/12/2003Photo by courtesy of: Dave Kutz
1111 - Lola T70 Mk.3B GT Chevrolet #SL76/151 - Scuderia FilipinettiLola T70 Mk.3B GT #SL76/151 - Chevrolet V8/90° 2v OHV 5000 cc N/AS5.0
Scuderia Filipinetti (CH)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Jo Bonnier (S)/Herbert Müller (CH)
DNS:
Chuck Parsons (USA)
Result: did not finish (Head gasket)
Grid: 4th (1:11.100)
Colours: red (+white)
Tyres: Goodyear
Photo updated: 30/11/2016Photo by courtesy of: Robert S. Lustig
3939 - Porsche 906 #132 - Rainer BrezinkaPorsche 906 #132 - Porsche Typ 901 F6 2v SOHC 1991 cc N/AS2.0
Rainer Brezinka (CDN)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Horst Petermann (CDN)/Max Beimler (CDN)/Rainer Brezinka (CDN)Result: 10th 1st in S2.0 (62 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 24th (1:29.450)
Colours: yellow (+red)
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 12/05/2013Photo by courtesy of: Joseph Delikat
6868 - Porsche 906 #113 - Nationwide Food BrokersPorsche 906 #113 - Porsche Typ 901 F6 2v SOHC 1991 cc N/AS2.0
Nationwide Food Brokers (USA)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Mike Rahal (USA)/Hugh Wise (USA)/Tom Terrell (USA)Result: 12th (71 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 15th (1:25.200)
Colours: blue
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 01/02/2013Photo by courtesy of: Ronald Cohen
7575 - Unipower GT BMC #86723 - Ecurie CanadaUnipower GT #86723 - BMC A series L4 1293 cc N/AP2.0
Ecurie CanadaClosed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Kris Harrison (CDN)/Bob Barrell (CDN)Result: did not finish (DQ - too slow)
Grid: 27th (1:33.920)
Colours: yellow (+green)
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 25/08/2019Photo by courtesy of: Gerry Hulford and David A. Small
Did not enter the race but still worth listing:
66 - Ford GT40 #1075 - J. W. Automotive EngineeringFord GT40 #1075 - Ford V8/90° OHV 4942 cc N/A
J. W. Automotive Engineering (GB)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Result:
Colours: light blue (+orange)
Tyres: Firestone
Photo updated: 30/11/2016Photo by courtesy of: Dave Kutz and Robert S. Lustig
No photos available:
12The car is not available on a photoPorsche 906 E #157 - Porsche Typ 901/20; no:906 157 F6 2v SOHC 1991 cc N/AP2.0
Dick Smothers Racing (USA)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Fred Baker (USA)/Dick Smothers (USA)/Lou Sell (USA)Result: 6th 1st in P2.0 (34 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 9th (1:17.770)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
14The car is not available on a photoChevrolet Corvette Sting Ray - Chevrolet V8 7300 cc N/AGT+2.0
Owens-Corning Fiberglas Racing Team (USA)Closed bodywork
Front-engined
Driven by: Tony DeLorenzo (USA)/Dick Lang (USA)
listed, never drove:
Jerry Thompson (USA)
Result: 7th 1st in GT+2.0 (51 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 10th (1:17.770)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
15The car is not available on a photoChevrolet Corvette - Chevrolet 427 V8 6997 cc N/AGT+2.0
Owens-Corning Fiberglas Racing Team (USA)-
Front-engined
Driven by: Jerry Thompson (USA)/Bill Morrison (USA)
DNS:
Tony DeLorenzo (USA); listed, never drove: Dick Lang (USA)
Result: did not finish (Accident)
Grid: 12th (1:18.310)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
24The car is not available on a photoFord GT40 #1049 - Ford V8/90° OHV 4700 cc N/AS5.0
Auto Enterprises (USA)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Francis Grant (USA)/Howard Brown (USA)
listed, never drove:
Ray Heppenstall (USA)
Result: did not finish (Valve gear)
Grid: 11th (1:18.200)
Colours: yellow (+black)
Tyres: unknown
26The car is not available on a photoChevrolet Camaro # - Chevrolet 427 V8 6997 cc N/AGT+2.0
Yenko Sports Cars, Inc. (USA)Closed bodywork
Front-engined
Driven by: Bob Grossman (USA)/Don Yenko (USA)Result: did not finish (Engine)
Grid: 14th (1:21.560)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
27The car is not available on a photoAustin-Healey Sprite - BMC A series L4 1300 cc N/AP2.0
Arthur D. Tuckerman-
Front-engined
Driven by: Ray Cuomo (USA)/Gregg Cameron (USA)Result: did not finish (DQ - too slow)
Grid: 29th (1:35.190)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
30The car is not available on a photoChevrolet Corvette # - Chevrolet 427 V8 6997 cc N/AGT+2.0
Robert D. Esseks (USA)-
Front-engined
Driven by: Robert D. Esseks (USA)/John Paul (USA)
listed, never drove:
Ken Duclos (USA)
Result: 9th (58 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 13th (1:20.430)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
37The car is not available on a photoPorsche 904/6 #906-006 - Porsche F6 2000 cc N/AS2.0
Auto Enterprises (USA)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Dieter Oest (USA)/Albert Kalatzich (USA)
DNS:
Rick Mansfield (USA)
Result: did not finish (Accident)
Grid: 25th (1:29.800)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
48The car is not available on a photoZink VSR # - VW 1584 cc N/AP2.0
HRH Corporation (USA)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Jim McDaniel (USA)/Steve Pieper (USA)Result: 13th (73 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 23rd (1:29.330)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: Goodyear
52The car is not available on a photoPorsche 911 T #118 10 429 - Porsche F6 1991 cc N/AGT2.0
PART (USA)-
Rear-engined
Driven by: Bert Everett (USA)/Bob Bailey (USA)/Jim Locke (USA)Result: did not finish (Overheating)
Grid: 17th (1:25.820)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
58The car is not available on a photoPorsche 911 S - Porsche F6 2000 cc N/AGT2.0
Brumos Porsche Corp. (USA)-
Rear-engined
Driven by: Peter Gregg (USA)/Hurley Haywood (USA)Result: 8th 1st in GT2.0 (56 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 18th (1:25.980)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
70The car is not available on a photoPorsche 906 #148 - Porsche Typ 901 F6 2v SOHC 1991 cc N/AS2.0
Dr. Mervin Rosen (USA)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Merv Rosen (USA)/Stephen Behr (USA)
listed, never drove:
Dave Morrell (USA)
Result: did not start (Engine)
Grid: 20th (1:26.420)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
71The car is not available on a photoPorsche 911 T - Porsche F6 2000 cc N/AGT2.0
PART - Bruce Jennings (USA)-
Rear-engined
Driven by: Bruce Jennings (USA)/Mike Downs (USA)Result: 11th (69 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 19th (1:26.300)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
72The car is not available on a photoPorsche 911 T - Porsche F6 2000 cc N/AGT2.0
PART - Bruce Jennings (USA)-
Rear-engined
Driven by: Jim Netterstrom (USA)/John Kelly (USA)Result: 14th (81 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 21st (1:26.710)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
73The car is not available on a photoAustin-Healey Sprite - BMC A series L4 1300 cc N/AP2.0
Ring Free Racing Team (USA)-
Front-engined
Driven by: Paul Richards (USA)/Jim Baker (USA)Result: did not finish (DQ - too slow)
Grid: 26th (1:31.650)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
77The car is not available on a photoPorsche 911 T # - Porsche F6 1991 cc N/AGT2.0
Jacques Duval (CDN)-
Rear-engined
Driven by: Jacques Duval (CDN)/George Nicholas (CDN)Result: did not finish (Electrics)
Grid: 16th (1:25.310)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
88The car is not available on a photoPorsche 911 S - Porsche F6 2000 cc N/AGT2.0
Jacques Bienvenue-
Rear-engined
Driven by: Jacques Bienvenue (CDN)/Jacques Duval (CDN)/Carson Baird (USA)
listed, never drove:
Mark Canton (CDN)
Result: did not finish (Engine)
Grid: 22nd (1:28.870)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
94The car is not available on a photoPorsche 911 S # - Porsche F6 2000 cc N/AGT2.0
Ralph Meaney (USA)-
Rear-engined
Driven by: Ralph Meaney (USA)/Jack Caruso (USA)Result: did not finish
Grid: 28th (1:34.630)
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 car did not arrivePorsche 908/02 #010 - Porsche 908 F8 OHC 3000 cc N/AP3.0
Sports Cars of Switzerland (CH)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Drivers listed: Masten Gregory (USA)/Richard Broström (S)Result: did not arrive
Colours: white
Tyres: unknown
6The car did not arriveMirage M2 #003 - BRM P101 V12 2999 cc N/AP3.0
J. W. Automotive Engineering (GB)-
Mid-engined
Drivers listed: David Hobbs (GB)/Mike Hailwood (GB)Result: did not arrive (No engine)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
8The car did not arriveAlfa Romeo T33/3 - Alfa Romeo 300 V8 4v DOHC 2998 cc N/AP3.0
Autodelta S.P.A. (I)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Drivers listed: Ignazio Giunti (I)/Nanni Galli (I)/Andrea de Adamich (I)Result: did not arrive
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
17The car did not arriveFord GT40 #GT/103 - Ford 302 V8/90° OHV N/AS5.0
William W. Wonder (USA)-
Mid-engined
Drivers listed: William Wonder (USA)/Ray Cuomo (USA)Result: did not arrive
Colours: deep red
Tyres: unknown
25The car did not arriveMG B GT - BMC B series L4 N/AGT2.0
Aztec Racing-
Front-engined
Drivers listed: Michael Cook (USA)/Ali Lugo, Jr. (USA)/Bruce Goldman (USA)Result: did not arrive
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
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