The Sebring Race

  A Photographic History of Several Years

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

1966 - Page 9 - 12 Hr Endurance Race

Tech Inspection - Shell & Gulf  Trucks Fueling

A Corvette Leaving

Tech Inspection - Ford GT40 #23 ready for Alignment check

Tech Inspection - Ford GT40 #23  Alignment check  

 View of Tech Inspection

 

Motorcycle with 100 Mile National Road Race Decal

The Town of Sebring, Florida

 

The Town of Sebring, Florida

A Sebring Race Concession Stand  

Lots of Fram Filter Cones carried in a Lambretta Scooter Truck

Sebring Concession Stand

 

Sky Ride

 

People on the Roadway

Awarding the Alitalia Cup


 

Awarding the Alitalia Cup

 

Porsche 904 GTS #54

 

Triumph TR4A in motion

 

Porsche 904 GTS #56 in the Pit

 

Porsche 904 GTS #56 in the Pit

Corvette in the Pit

 

Porsche 906 #49

 

MGB #85

 

A View from the Pits toward Evening

 

Porsche 906 #50 - an Evening Pit Stop

Porsche 906 #50 - an Evening Pit Stop  


 

Porsche 906 #52 - in the Pit for some Adjustments

 

Porsche 906 #50 - an Evening Pit Stop

Tech Inspection

 

Tech Inspection

 

Tech Inspection -Mini Cooper (races in the 4 Hour Race)

Person holding a Medical Record Form

 

Tech Inspection

 

Tech Inspection - TR4A #42

 

Tech Inspection - TR4A #42 - showing Decals

Tech Inspection - Ford GT40 #23

Tech Inspection - Ford GT40 #23 - Kids looking at Car

Tech Inspection

Triumph TR4A’s lined up

Tech Inspection - Triumph’s lined up for Alignment Check

Tech Inspection - Triumph TR4A having an Ammco Alignment Check

Tech Inspection - Triumph TR4A

 

The Automobile Racing Club of Florida held a Party in honor of Jim Hall and Hal Sharp. The Entertainment included the Cypress Gardens Water Skiers.

The Cypress Garden Water Skiers as noted in above descriptions

 

  Gallery #2

  66-SL002

 66-SL003

  66-SL017         66-SL018        66-SL019        66-SL139  

 66-SL024          66-SL027        66-SL028        66-SL029         66-SL033        66-SL034

  66-SL037

   66-SL041

 66-SL043

   66-SL045

The Start of the Race - Drivers Running to their Cars

MGB #48 driving under the MG Bridge

 

Porsche 904 GTS #55 and Chaparral #12

 

Corvette #8

 

The Pits at Night

 

Photographers in the Pits

 

Cars Racing past Pit Row

 

Porsche 906 #49 and Ford GT40 #19

 

Shelby Cobra #80

 

Porsche 904 GTS #56

 

A Signboard held up for Porsche 906 #49   

 A Signboard held up for MGB #44

A. J. Foyt and Ronnie Bucknun talking in the Pit

Shelby Cobra #7 in the Pit

 

Porsche 906 #50 leaving the Pit

 

Corvette #8

  Gallery #3

  66-SL046         66-SL047        66-SL051        66-SL053        66-SL054        66-SL055

  66-SL056        66-SL057        66-SL059        66-SL060         66-SL061        66-SL062

  66-SL063         66-SL067        66-SL068        66-SL071         66-SL073        66-SL078

  66-SL080         66-SL096        66-SL097         66-SL098       66-SL099         66-SL101  

  66-SL102         66-SL103

 66-SL104

  66-SL105         66-SL106        66-SL107

  66-SL108        66-SL109        66-SL110         66-SL112        66-SL117        66-SL117      

   66-SL121

Cars Racing under the Martini & Rossi Bridge

Ford Mk.2 #2

 

Ford GT40 #25

 Cars Racing under the Martini & Rossi Bridge

A View of the Race passing Pit Row at Night

Ford Mk.2 #2 - close up in motion

 

A View of the Race passing Pit Row at Night

Ford Mk.2 #2 in the Pit - receiving Fuel

 

Aerial View showing a section Pit Row by the Jaguar Tower and Scoreboard

Looking down Pit Row

A View of the Race showing Pit Row toward Evening

A Night View

Porsche 906 #49 in the Pit

Aerial Photographs showing the Ford GT40 #18 Crash that caused a horrendous fire, destroying the Car and the Driver, Bob McLeon who was trapped in the car

 

Aerial View of cars on the Hairpin Turn

 

Aerial View of cars leaving the Hairpin Turn

 

Aerial View of the Sebring Raceway

 

Aerial View of the Sebring Race - The Martini & Rossi Bridge

Shelby Cobra #7 in the Pit at Night

 

Aerial View of the Sebring Race - Pit Row

Shelby Cobra #7 in the Pit at Night

 

Aerial View of the Sebring Raceway

 

Aerial View of the Hairpin with Triumph TR4A #41

Aerial View of the Sebring Race - The Martini & Rossi Bridge

Aerial View of the Sebring Race - The Mercedes Benz Bridge

Aerial View of the Sebring Raceway showing many Airplanes by the Runway  

Aerial View of the Sebring Raceway

 

Triumph TR4A #42

 

Aerial View showing people Camping

 

Aerial View of the Bridge

Shelby Cobra #7 in the Pit at Night

 

   #66-1181 - Porsche 906 #52 in the Pit                #66-SL002 - Le mans Start of the Race

   66-1092          66-1093          66-1094         66-1095          66-1096         66-1098    

   66-1106         66-1107          66-1109          66-1110         66-1111          66-1112

  66-1113          66-1114          66-1124           66-1125        66-1126          66-1143

   66-1146          66-1160         66-1167           66-1168          66-1169         66-1170

   66-1171         66-1173          66-1174          66-1175          66-1176         66-1177  

  66-1178         66-1180          66-1181           66-1183         66-1184          66-1185

   66-1186          66-1185          66-1189          66-1191          66-1192         66-1193     

   66-1194          66-1195          66-1197         66-1199           66-1200        66-1201

  66-1202          66-1242          66-1243

    66-1250          66-1251           66-1252        66-1253

    66-1254         66-1255

     66-1257          66-1258  

  66-1353          66-1104          66-1105

   66-1099          66-1100  

  66-1332

Triump TR4A #40 - behind a Tree

 

Shelby Cobra #80 in motion

 

Triump TR4A #40  

A lot of people on top of a Rental Truck with other Spectators

A Lady with Binoculars through a Fence

Shelby Cobra #7 passing many Spectators

Tech Inspection - Ford GT40 #23  Alignment check

Tech Inspection - Ford GT40 #23  Alignment check

Watching the Goodyear Blimp

 

Officials in the Official Car - Communications Coordinator

  66-1247

  66-1245

    66-1246

Awarding the Mechanic’s Trophy

The Automobile Racing Club of Florida held a Party in honor of Jim Hall and Hal Sharp. The Entertainment included the Cypress Gardens Water Skiers.

Aerial View of the Sebring Raceway

 

Porsche 904 GTS #47

  Gallery #1