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Event: 1st Annual Stardust Grand Prix at Las VegasDate: 14.11.1965
Track: Stardust International Raceway, Las Vegas (United States), 4.828 kmsOrganiser: Stardust Racing Association, SCCA

GP Las Vegas 200 Miles

Weather:cold, windy
Start time:14:00
Grid:3-2-3, PP left
Distance:65 laps
Attendance:13000
Entered:51
Practiced:unknown
Started:31
Finished:20
Classified:20
Classes:PractStartClass
Sports Racing over 2000 cc242215
Sports Racing under 2000 cc1095
Pre-race sessions:
2 non-qualifying practice sessions held for a total of 390 minutes on 12-13/11
2 qualifying sessions held for a total of 240 minutes on 12-13/11
60 minute pre-race warm-up held
15-lap preliminary race held on 14/11 to establish grid positions from 21st
Winners:
Overall:66Chaparral 2A ChevroletHap Sharp
Sports Racing under 2000 cc:52Brabham BT8 ClimaxPeter Revson
Fastest Laps:
Overall:65Chaparral 2A ChevroletJim Hall (USA)1:38.110177.356 km/hlap 11
:66Chaparral 2A ChevroletHap Sharp (USA)1:38.110177.356 km/h
Pole Positions:
Overall:65Chaparral 2A ChevroletJim Hall173.809 km/h
Sports Racing under 2000 cc:52Brabham BT8 ClimaxPeter Revson
Notes of interest:
Top makes by numbers:McLaren (6), Lotus (5), Porsche (4), Lola (3), Genie (3)
Top engines by numbers:Chevrolet (9), Ford (8), Porsche (6), Oldsmobile (5)
Top car types by numbers:McLaren Elva Mark I (6), Lola T70 (3), Porsche 904 (3), Lotus 23 (3)
Driver nationalities:USA (29), CDN (2)
Team nationalities:USA (27), CDN (2)
Most used colours:blue (30%), white (28%), red (13%), silver (11%)
Engine positions:mid-engined (93%), front-engined (7%)
Oldest known drivers:Walt Hansgen (46), Chuck Parsons (41), Hap Sharp (37)
Youngest known drivers:John Morton (23), Jerry Hansen (24), Skip Scott (24)

Official Race Programme:

CoverEntry ListScheduleTrack Map
Programme Cover - GP Las Vegas 200 Miles 1965Entry List - GP Las Vegas 200 Miles 1965Schedule of events is not available.Track Map - GP Las Vegas 200 Miles 1965
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5 - Lola T70 Mk.3B GT Chevrolet #SL76/152 - Rey Racing
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