Peter Brock
Peter Brock
7/24/20 8:04 a.m.

The Shelby Daytona Coupe represented an unknown quantity at the start of Le Mans in 1964. John Ohlsen, shown peering around the volunteer wearing the white T-shirt, believed in the car. Photography Credit: Eric Della Faille

On a hot June afternoon in 1964, just days before the start of the 24…

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slowbird
slowbird SuperDork
7/25/20 3:42 a.m.

Le Mans sure had some unusual rules. Still does, to some extent.

Danny Shields (Forum Supporter)
Danny Shields (Forum Supporter) HalfDork
7/25/20 3:49 p.m.

Great story!

Mosportracer
Mosportracer
2/19/22 12:18 p.m.

Loved this story! Some details I had not heard before. A great time in motor racing with some talented and persistent people pushing their ideas to success. Thanks. 

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