1971
Daytona 24 Hours

10th Annual 24 Hours of Daytona
International Championship for Makes, round 2
1971 January 30th-31st
Daytona International Speedway, 6,132 km

Pole Position : FERRARI 512M #6, M.Donohue / D.Hobbs, 1'42"420
Winner : PORSCHE 917K #2, P.Rodriguez / J.Oliver, 688 laps, at 175,655 km/h
Fastest lap : FERRARI 512M #6, M.Donohue / D.Hobbs, 1'41"250
 

RESULTS

Pos. # Car Drivers Entrant Laps Group Practice
Winner 2 PORSCHE 917 K Pedro RODRIGUEZ (MEX) / Jackie OLIVER (GB) J.W. Automotive Engineering 688 laps in
24h00'58"000
Winner Sports 2nd, 1'43"680
7th 5 PORSCHE 914/6 Jacques DUVAL (CDN) / George NICHOLAS (CDN) /
Bob BAILEY (USA)
Sun Oil Company 109 laps behind 3rd GT,
winner GT 2.5
28th, 2'15"000
8th 19 PORSCHE 914/6 Stephen BEHR (USA) / John BUFFUM (USA) /
Erwin KREMER (D)
Ralph Meaney 117 laps behind 4th GT,
2nd GT 2.5
32nd, 2'16"460
9th 31 PORSCHE 911 T Bert EVERETT (USA) / Jim LOCKE (USA) /
Jim NETTERSTROM (USA)
Locke Lake Colony 118 laps behind 5th GT,
3rd GT 2.5
27th, 2'15"000
14th 10 PORSCHE 911 S Ray WALLE (USA) / Michael SHERWIN (USA) Walle Enterprises 190 laps behind 7th GT,
4th GT 2.5
33rd, 2'21"100
16th 44 PORSCHE 911 T Bob HINDSON (USA) / Noah KENDALL (USA) /
Art BUNKER (USA)
Art Bunker 200 laps behind 8th GT,
5th GT 2.5
40th, 2'30"000
DNF 18 PORSCHE 914/6 Ralph MEANEY (USA) / Bill BEAN (USA) /
Gary WRIGHT (USA)
Ralph Meaney 470 laps GT 2.5 32nd, 2'16"590
DNF 3 PORSCHE 917 K Helmut MARKO (A) / Rudi LINS (A) Martini & Rossi
Racing Team
462 laps S 12th, 1'45"560
DNF 16 PORSCHE 911 S Michael KEYSER (USA) / Bob BEASLEY (USA) /
Bruce JENNINGS (USA)
Toad Hall Racing 337 laps GT 2.5 39th, 2'19"000
DNF 4 PORSCHE 917 K Vic ELFORD (GB) / Gijs VAN LENNEP (NL) Martini & Rossi
Racing Team
274 laps S 11th, 1'45"390
DNF 59 PORSCHE 914/6 Peter GREGG (USA) / Hurley HAYWOOD (USA) Brumos Porsche Audi Corp 260 laps GT 2.5 23rd, 2'12"010
DNF 15 PORSCHE 911 S Peter KIRILL (USA) / Ash TISDELLE (USA) K&T Enterprises 163 laps GT 2.5 30th, 2'16"000
DNF 1 PORSCHE 917 K Jo SIFFERT (CH) / Derek BELL (GB) J.W. Automotive Engineering 113 laps S 4th, 1'44"440
DNF 8 PORSCHE 911 S Tom NEHL (USA) / PERRY American Racing Promotions 88 laps GT 2.5 36th, 2'18"000
DNF 40 PORSCHE 911 Fritz HOCHREUTER (CDN) / Rudy BARTLING (CDN) /
Horst PETERMANN (CDN) DNS / Rainer BREZINKA (CDN) DNS
Fritz Hochreuter 58 laps GT 2.5 42nd, 2'21"000
RIP T PORSCHE 917 K Pedro RODRIGUEZ (MEX) / Jackie OLIVER (GB) /
Jo SIFFERT (CH) / Derek BELL (GB)
J.W. Automotive Engineering - S no time
RIP T PORSCHE 917 K Vic ELFORD (GB) Martini & Rossi
Racing Team
- S 1'43"630

PICTURES

n T  -  RIP
J.W. Automotive Engineering
P. Rodriguez / J. Oliver / J. Siffert / D. Bell
n T  -  RIP
Martini & Rossi Racing Team
V. Elford
n 1  -  DNF
J.W. Automotive Engineering
J. Siffert / D. Bell
n 2  -  Winner  -  Winner Sports
J.W. Automotive Engineering
P. Rodriguez / J. Oliver
n 3  -  DNF
Martini & Rossi Racing Team
H. Marko / R. Lins
n 4  -  DNF
Martini & Rossi Racing Team
V. Elford / G. van Lennep
n 5  -  7th  -  3rd GT  -  Winner GT 2.5
Sun Oil Company
J. Duval / G. Nicholas / B. Bailey
n 8  -  DNF
American Racing Promotions
T. Nehl / Perry
n 10  -  14th
Walle Enterprises
R. Walle / M. Sherwin
n 15  -  DNF
K&T Enterprises
P. Kirill / A. Tisdelle
n 16  -  DNF
Toad Hall Racing
M. Keyser / B. Beasley / B. Jennings
n 18  -  DNF
Ralph Meaney
R. Meaney / B. Bean / G. Wright
n 19  -  8th  -  2nd GT 2.5
Ralph Meaney
S. Behr . J. Buffum / E. Kremer
n 31  -  9th  -  3rd GT 2.5
Locke Lake Colony
B. Everett / J. Locke / J. Netterstrom
n 40  -  DNF
Fritz Hochreuter
F. Hochreuter / R. Bartling
n 44  -  16th
Art Bunker
B. Hindson . N. Kendall / A. Bunker
   



 
   
    n 59  -  DNF
Brumos Porsche Audi Corp
P. Gregg / H. Haywood