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sports car week … ready to race

the McLaren-Chevrolet M8F of Peter Revson being prepared to race at Road Atlanta, 1971 Can Am Championship

Revson qualified 2nd on the grid, 3 tenths of pole sitter & team mate Denny Hulme, the race would be vice versa, Revson winning, beating Hulme by 20 seconds
Revson would win 5 races, his team mate Denny Hulme won 3, cruising to an easy one-two in the championship
the only other winner that year was Jackie Stewart in the Lola, he won 2 races

sportscar week … Jacksonville’s finest

the Brumos Porsche 911 RSR at Road America, 3rd round of the 1974 Trans-Am Championship

driven by Peter Gregg to victory
the ‘74 season only consisted of 3 races (Watkins Glen, Lime Rock & Road America), which saw 3 different winners (although Gregg won the Trans-Am class at Watking Glen - that was also a race for the World Championship) , but the overall victory went to Peter Gregg in the drivers’ championship & Porsche in the manufacturers’ championship