1968
Sebring 12 Hours

Sebring 12 Hours of Endurance for the Alitalia Trophy
International Championship for Makes, round 2
1968 March 23rd
Sebring, 8,369 km

Pole Position : PORSCHE 907 2.2 #49, J.Siffert / H.Herrmann, 2'49"400
Winner : PORSCHE 907 2.2 #49, J.Siffert / H.Herrmann, 227 laps, at 164,977 km/h
Fastest lap : LOLA T70 MkIII Chevrolet #9, S.Patrick, 2'49"000
 

RESULTS

Pos. # Car Drivers Entrant Laps Group Practice
Winner 49 PORSCHE 907 2.2 Jo SIFFERT (CH) / Hans HERRMANN (D) Porsche Automobile Co. 227 laps in 12h01'19"225 Winner Protos,
winner P 3.0
Pole, 2'49"400
2nd 51 PORSCHE 907 2.2 Vic ELFORD (GB) / Jochen NEERPASCH (D) Porsche Automobile Co. 1 lap behind 2nd Protos,
2nd P 3.0
6th, 2'51"400
7th 59 PORSCHE 911 S Robert KIRBY (USA) / Alan JOHNSON (USA) Don Burns V.W. 19 laps behind 2nd GT,
winner GT 2.0
37th, 3'19"600
8th 60 PORSCHE 911 S Pete HARRISON (USA) / Gregg LOOMIS (USA) /
Jack RYAN (USA)
Gregg Loomis 23 laps behind 3rd GT,
2nd GT 2.0
40th, 3'20"600
9th 61 PORSCHE 911 S Jacques DUVAL (CDN) / Horst KROLL (CDN) Jacques Duval 24 laps behind 4th GT,
3rd GT 2.0
47th, 3'26"800
13th 62 PORSCHE 911 S Jean-Pierre HANRIOUD (F) / Sylvain GARANT (F) Jean-Pierre Hanrioud 37 laps behind 5th GT,
4th GT 2.0
55th, 3'21"200
20th 58 PORSCHE 910 Rico STEINEMANN (CH) / Dieter SPOERRY (CH) Squadra Tartaruga 59 laps behind 5th Protos,
2nd P 2.0
15th, 3'02"400
30th 64 PORSCHE 906 Bob BAILEY (USA) / Jim LOCKE (USA) B&B Motors 70 laps behind 4th Sports,
winner S 2.0
25th, 3'08"400
DNF 48 PORSCHE 907 2.2 Gerhard MITTER (D) / Rolf STOMMELEN (D) Porsche Automobile Co. 46 laps P 3.0 5th, 2'50"800
DNF 63 PORSCHE 911 S Sepp GREGER (D) / Malte HUTH (D) Sepp Greger 46 laps GT 2.0 46th, 3'25"200
DNF 55 PORSCHE 906 E Armando CAPRILES (YV) / Alfredo ATENCIO (YV) DND Raceco 35 laps P 2.0 26th, 3'09"000
DNF 56 PORSCHE 910 Karl FOITEK (CH) / Rudi LINS (A) DND Valvoline Oil Company 16 laps P 2.0 18th, 3'03"000
DNF 50 PORSCHE 907 2.2 Ludovico SCARFIOTTI (I) / Joe BUZZETTA (USA) DND /
Jochen NEERPASCH (D) DNS
Porsche Automobile Co. 7 laps P 3.0 8th, 2'51"800
DNS 57 PORSCHE 911 R Jim McDANIEL (USA) / Glen SULLIVAN (USA) H.R.H. Engineering - P 2.0 69th, no time
DNS 90 PORSCHE 911 Bill BENCKER (USA) / Wilbur PICKETT (USA) /
Roger NEWMAN (USA)
William Bencker - GT 2.0 no time
DNS 91 PORSCHE 356B Carrera 2 Dieter OEST (USA) / Sam FEINSTEIN (USA) /
Roger NEWMAN (USA)
Dieter Oest - GT 2.0 no time

PICTURES

n 48  -  DNF
Porsche Automobile Co.
G. Mitter / R. Stommelen
n 49  -  Winner  -  Winner Protos  -
Winner P 3.0  -  Pole position
Porsche Automobile Co.
J. Siffert / H. Herrmann
n 50  -  DNF
Porsche Automobile Co.
L. Scarfiotti / J. Buzzetta
n 51  -  2nd  -  2nd Protos  -  2nd P 3.0
Porsche Automobile Co.
V. Elford / J. Neerpasch
n 55  -  DNF
Raceco
A. Capriles / A. Atencio
n 56  -  DNF
Valvoline Oil Company
K. Foitek / R. Lins
n 57  -  DNS
H.R.H. Engineering
J. McDaniel / G. Sullivan
n 58  -  20th  -  2nd P 2.0
Squadra Tartaruga
R. Steinemann / D. Spoerry
n 59  -  7th  -  2nd GT  -  Winner GT 2.0
Don Burns V.W.
R. Kirby / A. Johnson
n 60  -  8th  -  3rd GT  -  2nd GT 2.0
Gregg Loomis
P. Harrison / G. Loomis / J. Ryan
n 61  -  9th  -  3rd GT 2.0
Jacques Duval
J. Duval / H. Kroll
n 62  -  13th
Jean-Pierre Hanrioud
J.P. Hanrioud / S. Garant
n 63  -  DNF
Sepp Greger
S. Greger / M. Huth
n 64  -  30th  -  Winner S 2.0
B&B Motors
B. Bailey / J. Locke
n 90  -  DNS
William Bencker
B. Bencker / W. Pickett / R. Newman
n 91  -  DNS
Dieter Oest
D. Oest / S. Feinstein / R. Newman