The Sebring Race

  A Photographic History of Several Years

@2017 - The Sebring Race - William A. Jordan - jordan72@ptd.net vulputate

  1965 - Page 4 - 12 Hr Endurance Race

 #65-824 - Porsche 904 GTS #44                                       #65-684 - Winners Circle

   Drivers: John Fitch & Bill Bencker                                   Chaparral #3 - Jim Hall & Hal Sharp

  65-532

 65-533

  65-534            65-535           65-536

  65-537

  65-538            65-539           65-544           65-545           65-546            65-550

  65-552           65-558            65-560

 65-561

   65-565          65-566

  65-567           65-568            65-569           65-570            65-571           65-572

  65-573            65-574           65-576           65-577            65-578           65-581

  65-588

   65-589

  65-590

   65-617           65-618           65-620

  65-621            65-622            65-623           65-624           65-628           65-629

  65-630           65-631           65-636            65-637           65-638           65-639

  65-640            65-642           65-643           65-644            65-645           65-646

  65-655

 65-662

  65-679           65-680            65-682

  65-684

  65-699            65-703           65-728            65-744           65-794           65-795

  65-796            65-797           65-798           65-799           65-800

  65-801

   65-802

 65-803

 65-804

  65-806

  65-807

  65-808

   65-809           65-810            65-811           65-812           65-813

  65-816

  65-817            65-819

   65-820

  65-821           65-824            65-825

Adding coolant to Shelby Cobra #18 - in the Pit

Adding coolant to Shelby Cobra #18 - in the Pit

Abarth Simca 1300 #63 entering the Pit

 

Abarth Simca 1300 #63 in the Pit

Ferrari 275 P #81 in the Pit

 

Ferrari 275 P #81 in the Pit


 

Ford GT40 #10 in the Pit

 

Shelby Cobra #18 in the Pit

 

Monitoring the Race

 

Lotus 19 J #23 in the Pit

 

Lotus 19 J #23 in the Pit


 

Shelby Cobra #18 - in the Pit  

Shelby Cobra #18 - in the Pit

 

Looking up at the Scoreboard

 

Amusements in the Spectator Area

 

Amusements in the Spectator Area

Close up view of the Driver in Ferrari 275 P #81 in the Pit  

Pre-Race - The Cars lined up with many People

Shelby Cobra Daytona Coupe #12 with a problem

Shelby Cobra Daytona Coupe #12 with a problem

Shelby Cobra Daytona Coupe #12 with a problem

Shelby Cobra Daytona Coupe #12  with a problem

 Shelby Cobra Daytona Coupe #12 - ready to Race

Many Cars Racing past the Pits

 

Many Cars Racing past the Pits

 

Many Cars Racing past the Pits

 

Ferrari 330 P #26 in the Pits

Porsche 904 GTS #42 in the Pit

 

Porsche 904 GTS #42 in the Pit

 

The Tire Tent

 

The Goodyear Blimp over the Firestone Tire Truck

The Firestone Racing Tire Section

 

The Goodyear Blimp over the Tire Tent

Shelby Cobra Daytona Coupe #14 racing on a wet Track

Ferrari 275 P #32 - racing on a wet Track

 

A Car racing on a flooded Track

 

Cars on the Flooded Track

 

Shelby Cobra Daytona Coupe #15 racing on a wet Track  

Chaparral #3

  racing on a wet Track  


Austin Healey Sprite #62 - in the front on a flooded Track

MGB #48 - plowing through the flooded Track

Chaparral #3  engulfed in water on the Track

Alpine A110 #69 racing through the water

Corvette #2 - plowing through the Water

A very wet Ferrari

 

MGB #48 on a wet Track at Night

 

Porsche 904 GTS #43

 

Chaparral #3 and Chaparral #4

 

Chaparral #3

 

A Car racing on the flooded Track

 

Porsche 904 GTS #39

 Track workers in the Water as a Car approaches

Alfa Romeo #58

 

Triumph Spitfire #66

 

Shelby Cobra #20 - close up

 

Ferrari 275 P #33 in the Pit

 

Ferrari 275 P #33 in the Pit


Ford GT40 #11 in the Pit

 

Interviewing Bob Johnson in the Pit area

Chaparral #3  winning drivers; Jim Hall and Hal Sharp

Winners circle -

Jim Hall, Hap Sharp  and Miss Sebring

Lotus Elan #59 crossing the Finish Line

 

Chaparral #3  winning drivers; Jim Hall and Hal Sharp


 

Pre-Race - Checking the Bear  Alignment Equipment

 Shelby Cobra #17 - (The Orange Snake) -This car was featured at the Florida Pavilion of the NY Worlds fair in 1964

Shelby Cobra #17 - (The Orange Snake)

 

 Shelby Cobra #17 - (The Orange Snake)

Corvette #2 - unloading

 

Chaparral #3

 

Chaparral #3 Wheel with Firestone Racing Tire

Chaparral #3 - close up

Chaparral #3 - close up

 

Chaparral #3 - close up


 

CRV Cycolac Research Vehicle

CRV Cycolac Research Vehicle

 

CRV Cycolac Research Vehicle

 

CRV Cycolac Research Vehicle

 

Chaparral #3 - close up

 

Chaparral #3 - close up


 

Cooper Monaco T61 #21 - Dash

 

Cooper Monaco T61 #21

Cooper Monaco T61 #21

 

CRV Cycolac Research Vehicle -Innovative Fiberglass Sports Car  

CRV Cycolac Research Vehicle

 

CRV Cycolac Research Vehicle

 

CRV Cycolac Research Vehicle

 

CRV Cycolac Research Vehicle

 

Porsche 904 GTS #44 - close up

Ferrari 275 P #81 next to Ferrari 330 P #36