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Programme Cover - Watkins Glen 6 Hours 1971
Event: Six-Hours and The Can-Am, The GlenDate: 24.7.1971
Track: Watkins Glen Grand Prix Course (USA), 3.907 kmsDistance: 6 hoursAttendance: unknown

Watkins Glen 6 Hours

Start time: unknown; Grid: 2-2-2, PP right; Weather: warm, humid, brief rain

Entered: 43

Practiced: 35

Started: 26

Classified: 10

Prototype (P) : P:8, ST:7, CL:1

Sports (S) : P:10, ST:9, CL:3

Grand Touring +2500 (GT+2.5) : P:6, ST:5, CL:3

Grand Touring 2500 (GT2.5) : P:10, ST:5, CL:3

Entry List
Entry list is not available.
Photos by courtesy of: Jack Gazlay (21), Rallye Racing (3), Larry Schmidt (3), Jim Wright (2) and Canadian Motorsport Hall of Fame (1)
Race added to RSC Photo Gallery: 14/09/2004 Last photo update on this page: 07/09/2014
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11 - Porsche 917 K #029=>014 - J. W. Automotive EngineeringPorsche 917 K #029=>014 - Porsche 912 F12 2v DOHC N/AS
J. W. Automotive Engineering (GB)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Jo Siffert (CH)/Gijs van Lennep (NL)
listed, never drove:
Derek Bell (GB)
Result: 2nd 1st in S (2 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 2nd (1:08.510)
Colours: light blue (+orange)
Tyres: Firestone
Photo updated: 19/05/2010Photo by courtesy of: Jack Gazlay
22 - Porsche 917 K #035=>015 - J. W. Automotive EngineeringPorsche 917 K #035=>015 - Porsche 912 F12 2v DOHC 5000 cc N/AS
J. W. Automotive Engineering (GB)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Derek Bell (GB)/Richard Attwood (GB)
listed, never drove:
Gijs van Lennep (NL)
Result: 3rd (20 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 4th (1:08.970)
Colours: light blue (+orange)
Tyres: Firestone
Photo updated: 19/05/2010Photo by courtesy of: Jack Gazlay and Larry Schmidt
66 - Ferrari 512 M #1040 - Roger Penske/Kirk F. WhiteFerrari 512 M #1040 - Ferrari 512 V12 4v 4994 cc N/AS
Roger Penske/Kirk F. White (USA)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Mark Donohue (USA)/David Hobbs (GB)Result: did not finish (Steering)
Grid: 1st (1:07.740)
Colours: blue (+yellow)
Tyres: Goodyear
Photo updated: 19/05/2010Photo by courtesy of: Jack Gazlay and Larry Schmidt
1414 - Ferrari 512 M #1020 - North American Racing TeamFerrari 512 M #1020 - Ferrari 512 V12 4v 4994 cc N/AS
North American Racing Team (USA)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Sam Posey (USA)/Ronnie Bucknum (USA)Result: did not finish (Starter motor)
Grid: 5th (1:09.100)
Colours: red
Tyres: Goodyear
Photo updated: 14/09/2004Photo by courtesy of: Larry Schmidt
2121 - Ferrari 512 M #1014 - Young American Racing TeamFerrari 512 M #1014 - Ferrari 512 V12 4v 4994 cc N/AS
Young American Racing Team (USA)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Gregg Young (USA)/Jim Adams (USA)Result: did not start (Fuel leak)
Grid: 12th (1:15.580)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 07/09/2014Photo by courtesy of: Canadian Motorsport Hall of Fame
3030 - Alfa Romeo T33/3 - Autodelta S.p.A.Alfa Romeo T33/3 # - Alfa Romeo 300 V8 4v DOHC 2998 cc N/AP
Autodelta S.p.A. (I)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Andrea de Adamich (I)/Ronnie Peterson (S)
listed, never drove:
Rolf Stommelen (D), Henri Pescarolo (F), Vic Elford (GB), Nanni Galli (I)
Result: winner - (181.487 kph) - margin: 2 laps
Grid: 6th (1:09.220)
Colours: red (+white)
Tyres: Firestone
Photo updated: 10/09/2012Photo by courtesy of: Jim Wright and Rallye Racing
3131 - Porsche 911 T #118 10 429 - Locke Development CorporationPorsche 911 T #118 10 429 - Porsche F6 2200 cc GT2.5
Locke Development Corporation (USA)Closed bodywork
Rear-engined
Driven by: Bert Everett (USA)/Bob Beasley (USA)
listed, never drove:
Bob Bailey (USA), Jim Locke (USA)
Result: 9th (111 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 26th (1:28.520)
Colours: red
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 19/05/2010Photo by courtesy of: Jack Gazlay
3636 - Alfa Romeo T33/3 - Autodelta S.p.A.Alfa Romeo T33/3 - Alfa Romeo 300 V8 4v DOHC 2998 cc N/AP
Autodelta S.p.A. (I)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Nanni Galli (I)/Vic Elford (GB)
DNS:
Andrea de Adamich (I); listed, never drove: Nino Vaccarella (I), Helmut Marko (A)
Result: did not finish (Collision with Barber)
Grid: 13th (1:16.070)
Colours: red (+white)
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 10/09/2012Photo by courtesy of: Rallye Racing
4040 - Ferrari 312 PB #0878 - S.p.A. Ferrari SEFACFerrari 312 PB #0878 - Ferrari 312 F12 2991 cc N/AP
S.p.A. Ferrari SEFAC (I)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Jacky Ickx (B)/Mario Andretti (USA)Result: did not finish (Starter motor)
Grid: 3rd (1:08.640)
Colours: red
Tyres: Firestone
Photo updated: 10/09/2012Photo by courtesy of: Jack Gazlay and Rallye Racing
4343 - Porsche 917 K #010 - David Piper RacingPorsche 917 K #010 - Porsche 912 F12 2v DOHC N/AS
David Piper Racing (GB)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Tony Adamowicz (USA)/Mario Cabral (P)Result: not classified (88 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 11th (1:15.380)
Colours: dark green (+orange)
Tyres: Goodyear
Photo updated: 19/05/2010Photo by courtesy of: Jack Gazlay and Jim Wright
4848 - Ferrari 512 M #1044 - Herbert Müller RacingFerrari 512 M #1044 - Ferrari 512 V12 4v 4994 cc N/AS
Herbert Müller Racing (CH)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Herbert Müller (CH)/George Eaton (CDN)Result: did not finish (Collision with Keyser)
Grid: 9th (1:11.510)
Colours: red
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 19/05/2010Photo by courtesy of: Jack Gazlay
4949 - Chevrolet Corvette - John Greenwood RacingChevrolet Corvette # - Chevrolet V8 7000 cc N/AGT+2.5
John Greenwood Racing (USA)Closed hardtop bodywork
Front-engined
Driven by: Robert R. Johnson (USA)/John Greenwood (USA)Result: 5th 1st in GT+2.5 (50 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 17th (1:21.760)
Colours: white (+blue/red)
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 19/05/2010Photo by courtesy of: Jack Gazlay
5959 - Porsche 914/6 #914 043 2563? - Brumos Porsche-AudiPorsche 914/6 #914 043 2563? - Porsche F6 OHC 1991 cc N/AGT2.5
Brumos Porsche-Audi (USA)Closed hardtop bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Peter Gregg (USA)/Hurley Haywood (USA)Result: 6th 1st in GT2.5 (51 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 19th (1:24.800)
Colours: red (+black)
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 19/05/2010Photo by courtesy of: Jack Gazlay
6161 - Lola T212 Ford #HU25 - Promotional AdvertisingLola T212 #HU25 - Ford Cosworth FVC L4 4v DOHC N/AP
Promotional Advertising (USA)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Hugh Kleinpeter (USA)/Tony Belcher (USA)Result: did not finish (Engine)
Grid: 16th (1:20.300)
Colours: yellow
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 19/05/2010Photo by courtesy of: Jack Gazlay
6363 - Ferrari 512 M #1030 - Ecurie FrancorchampsFerrari 512 M #1030 - Ferrari 512 V12 4v 4994 cc N/AS
Ecurie Francorchamps (B)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Alain De Cadenet (GB)/Lothar Motschenbacher (USA)Result: 4th (26 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 10th (1:12.730)
Colours: yellow
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 19/05/2010Photo by courtesy of: Jack Gazlay
6767 - Lola T212 Ford #HU34 - Baker Motor Co.Lola T212 #HU34 - Ford Cosworth FVC L4 4v DOHC N/AP
Baker Motor Co. (USA)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Pete Harrison (USA)/Tom Fraser (USA)/Bobby Rinzler (USA)/Skip Barber (USA)Result: did not finish (Collision with Elford)
Grid: 14th (1:17.580)
Colours: orange
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 19/05/2010Photo by courtesy of: Jack Gazlay
6868 - Porsche 911 S - Baker Motor Co.Porsche 911 S - Porsche F6 2000 cc GT2.5
Baker Motor Co.Closed bodywork
Rear-engined
Driven by: Pat Keating (USA)/Levon Pentecost (USA)/Anthony Torgersen (USA)Result: 10th (117 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 22nd (1:26.300)
Colours: red
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 19/05/2010Photo by courtesy of: Jack Gazlay
No photos available:
5The car is not available on a photoPorsche 914/6 # - Porsche F6 OHC 1991 cc N/AGT2.5
Jacques Duval (CDN)-
Mid-engined
Driven by: Jacques Duval (CDN)/George Nicholas (CDN)Result: did not qualify
Grid: (1:30.540)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
12The car is not available on a photoPorsche 914/6 #470 29 00076 - Porsche F6 OHC 1991 cc N/AGT2.5
Ralph Meaney (USA)-
Mid-engined
Driven by: Charles Pete Conrad (USA)/Raymond Caldwell (USA)
listed, never drove:
David Loring (USA)
Result: did not qualify
Grid: (1:30.970)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
16The car is not available on a photoPorsche 911 T # - Porsche F6 2200 cc N/AGT2.5
Toad Hall RacingClosed bodywork
Rear-engined
Driven by: Michael Keyser (USA)/Bruce Jennings (USA)Result: did not finish (Collision with Müller)
Grid: 28th (no time)
Colours: yellow/black
Tyres: unknown
32The car is not available on a photoPorsche 911 S - Porsche F6 GT2.5
Locke Development Corporation (USA)-
Rear-engined
Driven by: Jim Locke (USA)/Bob Bailey (USA)
listed, never drove:
Bert Everett (USA)
Result: did not finish (Wheel)
Grid: 21st (1:26.000)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
33The car is not available on a photoAlfa Romeo T33/3 # - Alfa Romeo 300 V8 4v DOHC 2998 cc N/AP
Autodelta S.p.A. (I)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Henri Pescarolo (F)/Rolf Stommelen (D)
listed, never drove:
Ronnie Peterson (S), Andrea de Adamich (I)
Result: did not finish (Accident)
Grid: 7th (1:09.800)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
35The car is not available on a photoAlfa Romeo T33/TT/3 # - Alfa Romeo 300 V8 4v DOHC 2998 cc N/AP
Autodelta S.p.A. (I)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Vic Elford (GB)/Nanni Galli (I)
listed, never drove:
Henri Pescarolo (F), Andrea de Adamich (I)
Result: did not start (Accident in practice)
Grid: 8th (1:11.000)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
37The car is not available on a photoPorsche 911 - Porsche F6 GT2.5
Holbert/Oest (USA)-
Rear-engined
Driven by: Dieter Oest (USA)/Mike Tillson (USA)Result: did not qualify
Grid: (1:36.180)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
41The car is not available on a photoChevrolet Corvette # - Chevrolet V8 7000 cc N/AGT+2.5
Iroquois Racing Associates-
Front-engined
Driven by: Bill Schumacher (USA)/Bob McClure (USA)/Bob Kiefer (USA)Result: 8th (69 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 28th (no time)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
46The car is not available on a photoPorsche 906 K #113 - Porsche Typ 901 F6 2v SOHC 1991 cc N/AS
Brokers Racing/Nationwide FoodClosed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Mike Rahal (USA)/Hugh Wise (USA)/Horst Kroll (CDN)Result: not classified (99 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 18th (1:23.140)
Colours: white/blue
Tyres: unknown
50The car is not available on a photoChevrolet Corvette # - Chevrolet V8 7000 cc N/AGT+2.5
John Greenwood Racing (USA)-
Front-engined
Driven by: Richard Hoffman (USA)/Frank Cipelle (USA)/John Greenwood (USA)
listed, never drove:
Allan Barker (USA), Don Yenko (USA)
Result: did not finish (Suspension)
Grid: 24th (1:26.340)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
57The car is not available on a photoChevrolet Corvette # - Chevrolet V8 7000 cc N/AGT+2.5
Or Costanzo/Tri City Corvette ClubClosed hardtop bodywork
Front-engined
Driven by: Dave Heinz (USA)/Don Yenko (USA)Result: 7th (58 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 20th (1:25.290)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
60The car is not available on a photoLola T70 Mk.3B GT #SL76/140 - Chevrolet V8/90° 2v OHV 5000 cc N/AS
Bahamas Racing (GB)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Robin Ormes (BS)/Bob Brown (USA)/Bob Bondurant (USA)Result: did not finish (Throttle cable)
Grid: 27th (no time)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
64The car is not available on a photoChevrolet Corvette - Chevrolet V8 6997 cc N/AGT+2.5
Bob Baechle-
Front-engined
Driven by: Bob Baechle (USA)/Michael Summers (USA)/Fred Kepler (USA)
listed, never drove:
Gene Fisher (USA)
Result: did not finish (Radiator)
Grid: 23rd (1:26.320)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
70The car is not available on a photoPorsche 911 - Porsche F6 GT2.5
Kremer Racing-
Rear-engined
Driven by: Erwin Kremer (D)/Dick Durant (USA)
listed, never drove:
Stephen Behr (USA), Jürgen Neuhaus (D)
Result: did not qualify
Grid: (1:30.410)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
80The car is not available on a photoPorsche 911 # - Porsche F6 N/AGT2.5
Fritz Hochreuter (CDN)-
Rear-engined
Driven by: Milt Minter (USA)/Rudy Bartling (CDN)/Fritz Hochreuter (CDN)Result: did not start
Grid: 25th (1:26.600)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
87The car is not available on a photoPorsche 908/02 #015 - Porsche 908 F8 OHC 3000 cc N/AP
A. G. Dean (Racing) (GB)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Tony Dean (GB)/Steve Matchett (USA)/Chuck Parsons (USA)Result: did not finish (Fuel pump)
Grid: 15th (1:18.980)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
91The car is not available on a photoChevrolet Corvette - Chevrolet V8 N/AGT+2.5
Robert Luebbe-
Front-engined
Driven by: Robert Luebbe (USA)/John Orr (USA)
listed, never drove:
Warren Agor (USA)
Result: did not qualify
Grid: (1:29.100)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
TThe car is not available on a photoPorsche 917 K #016 - Porsche 912 F12 2v DOHC N/AS
J. W. Automotive Engineering (GB)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Jo Siffert (CH)/Gijs van Lennep (NL)/Derek Bell (GB)/Richard Attwood (GB)Result: practiced only (T-car)
Grid: T-car (no time)
Colours: light blue (+orange)
Tyres: Firestone
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 arriveLola T212 #HU18 - Ford Cosworth FVC L4 4v DOHC N/AP
Scuderia Filipinetti (CH)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Drivers listed: Jo Bonnier (S)Result: did not arrive
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
10The car did not arrivePorsche 914/6 #914 043 0691 - Porsche F6 OHC 1991 cc N/AGT2.5
Ralph Meaney (USA)-
Mid-engined
Drivers listed: Stephen Behr (USA)/Gary Wright (USA)Result: did not arrive
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
11The car did not arrivePorsche 914/6 # - Porsche F6 OHC 1991 cc N/AGT2.5
Ralph Meaney-
Mid-engined
Drivers listed: Jack Cowell (USA)/Jim Jenkins (USA)/Charles Pete Conrad (USA)Result: did not arrive
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
13The car did not arrivePorsche 911 S - Porsche F6 N/AGT2.5
Jim Glanton-
Rear-engined
Drivers listed: Jim Glanton (USA)/Al Alden (USA)Result: did not arrive
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
18The car did not arriveChevrolet Corvette # - Chevrolet V8 GT+2.5
Es-Pa Racing-
Front-engined
Drivers listed: John Paul (USA)/Rodney Harris (USA)Result: did not arrive
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
22The car did not arriveChevron B8 - BMW N/AS
Don A. BaumgartnerClosed bodywork
Mid-engined
Drivers listed: Don Baumgartner (USA)/Don Herman (USA)Result: did not arrive
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
45The car did not arrivePorsche 908/02 #018 - Porsche 908 F8 OHC 3000 cc N/AP
Guillermo Ortega (EC)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Drivers listed: Guillermo Ortega (EC)Result: did not arrive
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
53The car did not arriveLola T212 #HU27 - Ford Cosworth L4 N/AP
Georges DumoingOpen bodywork
Mid-engined
Drivers listed: Georges Dumoing (F)/Gérard Cerruti (CH)Result: did not arrive
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
More photos from this race:
Photos by: Jack Gazlay (1)
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