1971
Sebring 12 Hours

12 Hours of Sebring
International Championship for Makes, round 3
1971 March 20th
Sebring, 8,369 km

Pole Position : FERRARI 512M #6, M.Donohue / D.Hobbs, 2'31"650
Winner : PORSCHE 917K #3, V.Elford / G.Larrousse, 260 laps, at 181,053 km/h
Fastest lap : PORSCHE 917K #1, J.Siffert, 2'30"460
 

RESULTS

Pos. # Car Drivers Entrant Laps Group Practice
Winner 3 PORSCHE 917 K Vic ELFORD (GB) / Grard LARROUSSE (F) Martini & Rossi Racing 260 laps in
12h01'03"770
Winner Sports 4th, 2'34"810
4th 2 PORSCHE 917 K Pedro RODRIGUEZ (MEX) / Jackie OLIVER (GB) J.W. Automotive Engineering Ltd. 12 laps behind 2nd Sports 3rd, 2'33"840
5th 1 PORSCHE 917 K Jo SIFFERT (CH) / Derek BELL (GB) J.W. Automotive Engineering Ltd. 16 laps behind 3rd Sports,
fastest lap
6th, 2'35"180
9th 31 PORSCHE 911 T Jim LOCKE (USA) / Bert EVERETT (USA) Locke Lake Colony &
Waterville Estates
57 laps behind 2nd GT,
winner GT 2.5
33rd, 3'16"980
11th 39 PORSCHE 911 S Ash TISDELLE (USA) / Peter KIRILL (USA) K&T Enterprises 61 laps behind Winner Touring,
winner T 2.5
43rd, 3'25"430
14th 59 PORSCHE 914/6 Peter GREGG (USA) / Hurley HAYWOOD (USA) Brumos Porsche Audi Corp. 68 laps behind 4th GT,
2nd GT 2.5
28th, 3'10"720
16th 81 PORSCHE 911 S Ray WALLE (USA) / Tom DAVEY (USA) / Tom REDDY (USA) Ray Walle Ent. Inc. 73 laps behind 5th GT,
3rd GT 2.5
56th, 3'32"430
17th 5 PORSCHE 914/6 Jacques DUVAL (CDN) / George NICHOLAS (CDN) /
Bob BAILEY (USA)
Jacques Duval 73 laps behind 6th GT,
4th GT 2.5
39th, 3'22"430
20th 40 PORSCHE 911 S John HOTCHKIS (USA) / Robert KIRBY (USA) Bozzani Porsche, Inc. 80 laps behind 7th GT,
5th GT 2.5
54th, 3'31"240
21st 60 PORSCHE 911 S Michael WALKER (USA) / Daryl SPRINGER (USA) Wheel Sport, Ent. 84 laps behind 8th GT,
6th GT 2.5
51st, 3'29"280
NC 74 PORSCHE 906 Merv ROSEN (USA) / Dick JACOBS (USA) Dr. Mervin B. Rosen 172 laps Sports 24th, 3'06"460
NC 29 PORSCHE 914/6 Stephen BEHR (USA) / Charles Pete CONRAD (USA) /
John BUFFUM (USA)
Ralph Meaney, Inc. 112 laps GT 2.5 31st, 3'16"510
DNF 28 PORSCHE 914/6 Ralph MEANEY (USA) / Gary WRIGHT (USA) /
Forry LAUCKS (USA)
Ralph Meaney, Inc. 187 laps GT 2.5 30th, 3'13"810
DNF 58 PORSCHE 906 Mike RAHAL (USA) / Werner FRANK (USA) /
Hugh WISE (USA)
Nationwide Food Brokers Racing Team 167 laps Sports 22nd, 3'03"790
DNF 56 PORSCHE 907 Sepp GREGER (D) / Hans-Dieter WEIGEL (D) Josef Greger 53 laps P 2.0 26th, 3'07"970
DNF 15 PORSCHE 911 S Michael KEYSER (USA) / Bruce JENNINGS (USA) Toad Hall Racing 23 laps GT 2.5 36th, 3'20"580
RIP T PORSCHE 917 K Jo SIFFERT (CH) J.W. Automotive Engineering Ltd. - Sports -

PICTURES

n T  -  RIP
J.W. Automotive Engineering Ltd.
J. Siffert
n 1  -  5th  -  3rd Sports  -  Fastest lap
J.W. Automotive Engineering Ltd.
J. Siffert / D. Bell
n 2  -  4th  -  2nd Sports
J.W. Automotive Engineering Ltd.
P. Rodriguez / J. Oliver
n 3  -  Winner  -  Winner Sports
Martini & Rossi Racing
V. Elford / G. Larrousse
n 5  -  17th
Jacques Duval
J. Duval / G. Nicholas / B. Bailey
n 15  -  DNF
Toad Hall Racing
M. Keyser / B. Jennings
n 28  -  DNF
Ralph Meaney, Inc.
R. Meaney / G. Wright / F. Laucks
n 29  -  NC
Ralph Meaney, Inc.
S. Behr / Ch.P. Conrad / J. Buffum
n 31  -  9th  -  2nd GT  -  Winner GT 2.5
Locke Lake Colony & Waterville Estates
J. Locke / B. Everett
n 39  -  11th  -  Winner Touring  -  Winner T 2.5
K&T Enterprises
A. Tisdelle / P. Kirill
n 40  -  20th
Bozzani Porsche, Inc.
J. Hotchkis / R. Kirby
n 56  -  DNF
Josef Greger
S. Greger / H.D. Weigel
n 58  -  DNF
Nationwide Food Brokers Racing Team
M. Rahal / W. Frank / H. Wise
n 59  -  14th  -  2nd GT 2.5
Brumos Porsche Audi Corp.
P. Gregg / H. Haywood
n 60  -  21st
Wheel Sport, Ent.
M. Walker / D. Springer
n 74  -  NC
Dr. Mervin B. Rosen
M. Rosen / D. Jacobs
       
    n 81  -  16th  -  3rd GT 2.5
Ray Walle Ent. Inc.
R. Walle / T. Davey / T. Reddy