1969
Daytona 24 Hours

8th Annual 24 Hours of Daytona International Road Race
International Championship for Makes, round 1
1969 February 1st-2nd
Daytona International Speedway, 6,132 km

Pole Position : PORSCHE 908 L #52, V.Elford / B.Redman, 1'52"200
Winner : LOLA Mk3B Chevrolet #6, M.Donohue / Ch.Parsons, 626 laps, at 159,756 km/h
Fastest lap : PORSCHE 908 L #50, J.Siffert, 1'54"000
 

RESULTS

Pos. # Car Drivers Entrant Laps Group Practice
4th 20 PORSCHE 911 T Tony ADAMOWICZ (USA) / Bruce JENNINGS (USA) /
Herb WETANSON (USA)
P.A.R.T. 43 laps behind Winner GT,
winner GT 2.0
28th, 2'17"800
5th 14 PORSCHE 911 Bert EVERETT (USA) / Alan JOHNSON (USA) /
Lin COLEMAN (USA)
Fine Grinding Co. 45 laps behind Winner Touring,
winner T 2.0
29th, 2'18"200
8th 47 PORSCHE 911 Harold WILLIAMSON (USA) / George DROLSOM (USA) Dr. Harold Williamson 49 laps behind 2nd Touring,
2nd T 2.0
34th, 2'22"000
9th 68 PORSCHE 911 T Jacques DUVAL (CDN) / George NICHOLAS (CDN) /
André SAMSON (CDN) DNS
Jacques Duval 55 laps behind 2nd GT,
2nd GT 2.0
31st, 2'19"400
10th 48 PORSCHE 911 T André WICKY (CH) / Sylvain GARANT (F) Wicky Racing Team 57 laps behind 3rd GT,
3rd GT 2.0
36th, 2'22"300
14th 86 PORSCHE 911 Pete HARRISON (USA) / Jack RYAN (USA) RBM Motors 78 laps behind 5th Touring,
3rd T 2.0
35th, 2'22"100
15th 61 PORSCHE 910 Masten GREGORY (USA) / Richard BROSTRÖM (S) Sportscars Unlimited Switzerland 82 laps behind 5th Sports,
2nd S 2.0
14th, 2'04"700
20th 62 PORSCHE 906 Rudy BARTLING (CDN) / Fritz HOCHREUTER (CDN) /
Rainer BREZINKA (CDN) / Horst PETERMANN (CDN) DNS
Rainer Brezinka 119 laps behind 6th Sports,
3rd S 2.0
24th, 2'14"200
DNF 53 PORSCHE 908 L Udo SCHÜTZ (D) / Gerhard MITTER (D) /
Richard ATTWOOD (GB) DNP
Porsche System Engineering 483 laps P 3.0 7th, 1'54"400
NC 43 PORSCHE 911 Gary WRIGHT (USA) / Bill CRAINE (USA) Gary Wright 337 laps T 2.0 33rd, 2'19"900
DNF 50 PORSCHE 908 L Jo SIFFERT (CH) / Hans HERRMANN (D) Porsche System Engineering 415 laps P 3.0,
fastest lap
3rd, 1'53"400
DNF 54 PORSCHE 908 L Rolf STOMMELEN (D) / Kurt AHRENS, Jr. (D) Porsche System Engineering 313 laps P 3.0 4th, 1'53"900
DNF 52 PORSCHE 908 L Vic ELFORD (GB) / Brian REDMAN (GB) Porsche System Engineering 277 laps P 3.0 Pole, 1'52"200
DNF 51 PORSCHE 908 L Richard ATTWOOD (GB) / Joe BUZZETTA (USA) Porsche System Engineering 273 laps P 3.0 6th, 1'54"400
DNF 77 PORSCHE 911 Marty GIFFORD (USA) / Bill CAMPBELL (USA) Williams Racing Ent. 272 laps T 2.0 46th, 2'24"200
DNF 22 PORSCHE 911 Bob BAILEY (USA) / Jim LOCKE (USA) / Mike DOWNS (USA) P.A.R.T. 249 laps T 2.0 47th, 2'25"000
DNF 73 PORSCHE 911 Fred OPERT (USA) / Paul SANFORD (USA) Fred Opert Racing 223 laps T 2.0 51st, 2'26"400
DNF 21 PORSCHE 911 Jim NETTERSTROM (USA) / John KELLY (USA) P.A.R.T. 182 laps T 2.0 39th, 2'22"600
DNF 58 PORSCHE 907 2.2 Alex SOLER-ROIG (E) / Rudi LINS (A) Escuderia Nacional CS 158 laps P 3.0 12th, 2'00"300
DNF 36 PORSCHE 911 Wilbur PICKETT (USA) / Mike DOWNS (USA) /
Bob TULLIUS (USA) DNS
Dr. Wilbur Pickett 153 laps T 2.0 38th, 2'22"600
DNF 59 PORSCHE 911 Peter GREGG (USA) / Sten AXELSSON (S) Brumos Porsche 137 laps T 2.0 30th, 2'19"000

PICTURES

n° 14  -  5th  -  Winner Touring  -  Winner T 2.0
Fine Grinding Co.
B. Everett / A. Johnson / L. Coleman
n° 20  -  4th  -  Winner GT  -  Winner GT 2.0
P.A.R.T.
T. Adamowicz / B. Jennings / H. Wetanson
n° 21  -  DNF
P.A.R.T.
J. Netterstrom / J. Kelly
n° 22  -  DNF
P.A.R.T.
B. Bailey / J. Locke / M. Downs
n° 36  -  DNF
Dr. Wilbur Pickett
W. Pickett / M. Downs
n° 43  -  NC
Gary Wright
G. Wright / B. Craine
n° 47  -  8th  -  2nd Touring  -  2nd T 2.0
Dr. Harold Williamson
H. Williamson / G. Drolsom
n° 48  -  10th  -  3rd GT  -  3rd GT 2.0
Wicky Racing Team
A. Wicky / S. Garant
n° 50  -  DNF  -  Fastest lap
Porsche System Engineering
J. Siffert / H. Herrmann
n° 51  -  DNF
Porsche System Engineering
R. Attwood / J. Buzzetta
n° 52  -  DNF  -  Pole position
Porsche System Engineering
V. Elford / B. Redman
n° 53  -  DNF
Porsche System Engineering
U. Schütz / G. Mitter
n° 54  -  DNF
Porsche System Engineering
R. Stommelen / K. Ahrens, Jr.
n° 58  -  DNF
Escuderia Nacional CS
A. Soler-Roig / R. Lins
n° 59  -  DNF
Brumos Porsche
P. Gregg / S. Axelsson
n° 61  -  15th  -  2nd S 2.0
Sportscars Unlimited Switzerland
M. Gregory / R. Broström
n° 62  -  20th  -  3rd S 2.0
Rainer Brezinka
R. Bartling / F. Hochreuter / R. Brezinka
n° 68  -  9th  -  2nd GT  -  2nd GT 2.0
Jacques Duval
J. Duval / G. Nicholas
n° 73  -  DNF
Fred Opert Racing
F. Opert / P. Sanford
n° 77  -  DNF
Williams Racing Ent.
M. Gifford / B. Campbell
       
    n° 86  -  14th  -  3rd T 2.0
RBM Motors
P. Harrison / J. Ryan