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sports car week … formation flying

presentation of the teams at the 1968 24 Hours of Daytona

the first picture shows the Autodelta Alfa Romeo T33/2’s of Udo Schütz & Nino Vaccarella (20), Mario Casoni, Giampiero Biscaldi & Teodoro Zeccoli (22) & Mario Andretti & Lucien Bianchi (23)
the middle picture shows the DX Sunray Oil Chevrolet Corvette’s of Peter Revson & Don Yenko (29), Jerry Thompson & Tony DeLorenzo (30) & Jerry Grand & Dave Morgan (31)
the third picture is that of the Porsche Works Team with the 907LH’s of Jo Siffert & Hans Hermann (52), Gerhard Mitter & Rolf Stommelen (53) & Vic Elford, Jochen Neerpasch, Rolf Stommelen, Jo Siffert & Hans Hermann (54)

Porsche dominated the race, winning with the joined effort by all works drivers  in the n°54 car, putting the n°52 car 2nd & the n°51 3rd, both with 14 laps less than the winning car