sports car week … what we miss … natural racetracks

start of the 1971 Can Am race at Road Atlanta with pole sitter Denny Hulme (5, McLaren-Chevrolet M20) leading George Follmer (6, L&M Porsche 917/10TC), François Cevert (22, Young American Racing McLaren M8F) & the rest of the field
Follmer, who qualified 2nd would win the race, it was his first win of the season (Atlanta was the 2nd round of the year), in total he would win 5 of the 9 races held & became champion with double the points of runner up Denny Hulme