The Sebring Race

  A Photographic History of Several Years

@2017 - The Sebring Race - William A. Jordan - jordan72@ptd.net vulputate

  1965 - Page 1 - 12 Hr Endurance Race


   #65-080 - Austin Healey 3000 #34  &                #65-013 - Shelby Cobra #20 - Wrecked

                     Triumph TR4 #37

        #65-SL057 - Ferrari 330P #27                               #65-SL105 - Alpine A110 #69

 65-001             65-002          65-003           65-004            65-005            65-006

 65-007            65-010           65011             65-012           65-013           65-014

 65-015            65-016           65-017            65-018           65-019            65-020

  65-056           65-057            65-058           65-059            65-060           65-061

  65-062           65-063            65-064           65-065           65-066            65-067

 65-068            65-069           65-070           65-071            65-072           65-073

  65-074           65-075           65-076            65-077           65-078           65-079

 65-080            65-081           65-082            65-083           65-084           65-085

  65-086           65-087            65-088           65-089           65-090           65-091

  65-125

  65-126           65-130            65-131           65-132           65-133

 65-134            65-235           65-136           65-137            65-138           65-139

 65-141           65-142            65-143           65-144            65-145           65-146

  65-147           65-148           65-149

  65-150

  65-151           65-152

 65-153            65-154           65-155           65-156            65-194           65-208

  65-210           65-213            65-214           65-215            65-216           65-217

Volvo P1800 #51 - wrecked

 

Shelby Cobra #20 - wrecked after hitting Volvo P1800 #51

Volvo P1800 #51 - wrecked

 

Volvo P1800 #51 - wrecked

 

Volvo P1800 #51 - wrecked

 

Corvette #1

View of the Track, Spectators and Airplane

 

View of the Race with airplanes as a backdrop

Wrecked Volvo P1800 #51 with the race continuing   

Shelby Cobra #20 - wrecked

 

Shelby Cobra #20 - wrecked

 

Alfa Romeo #55 - wrecked after crash with Cobra #20

View of the Wreck involving Volvo #51, Cobra #20 and Alfa Romeo #55

Lotus Elite #64 perched on the embankment

 

Corvette #6 - missing a rear right wheel

 

Corvette #6 - missing a rear right wheel

Cars on the Turn

 

Shelby Cobra #17 going past the many Spectators

Iso Grifo A3C #9

 

Ford GT40 #11  

Chaparral #3

 

Ferrari 330 P #30

 

Abarth Simca 2000 GT #46

Lotus 19 J #23

 

Ferrari 250 LM #29

 

Shelby Cobra Daytona Coupe #14

 

Ford GT40 #10

 

Alfa Romeo #57

 

Porsche 904 #38

Ford GT40 #11  


 

MGB #48 - on the embankment

Chaparral #4

 

 Chaparral #3


Triump Spitfire #67

 

Ferrari 330 P #26

 

Shelby Cobra Daytona Coupe #12

Ferrari 275 P #81

Ferrari 250 GTO #35

 

MG Midget #68 followed by Ferrari 275 P #32

Alpine Berlinetta #69

Ford GT40 #11  


 

Porsche 904 #45 with Volvo P1800 #51 alongside   

Triumph TR4 #37 and Austin Healey 3000 #34 -side by side

Shelby Cobra Daytona Coupe #16

Alfa Romeo #56 and Chaparral #3

 

Lotus 19 J #23

 

Ginetta G4 R #52   

Lotus Elite #64

Porsche 356C #54 with Chaparral #3 following

Chaparral #4

 

Volvo P1800 #51

 

Triumph Spitfire #67 followed by Porsche 904 GTS #42

Iso Grifo A3C #9 between Healey #34 and Porsche #45

Ferrari 330 P #26 just in front of a Corvette

Turner Sprint Special #60 in the Pit with wheels off & Lotus Elan #59 parked

Shelby Cobra #20 in the Pit

 

Ferrari 275 P #33 in the Pit with Ferrari 275 P #32

Driver getting into Ferrari 275 P #33 in the Pit

 

Ferrari 275 P #33 preparing to leave the Pit

 

Ferrari 275 P #32 leaving the Pit

 

Shelby Cobra Daytona Coupe #16 leaving the Pit

Chaparral #3 in the Pit

 

Chaparral #3 in the Pit - ready to leave

 

Porsche 904 GTS #43 in the Pit for a tire change

Ferrari 330 P #30 in the Pit

 

Ferrari 330 P #30 leaving the Pit

 

Lady with a Time Chart

 

Porsche 904 GTS #44 in the Pit

Chaparral #3 in the Pit


 

Chaparral #3 in the Pit


 

Driver, Ed Lowther in Shelby Cobra #18 - in the Pit

Driver, Ed Lowther in Shelby Cobra #18 - in the Pit  

Shelby Cobra Daytona Coupe #16 in the Pit

Shelby Cobra Daytona Coupe #16 in the Pit

 

Chaparral #4 in the Pit


 

Chaparral #4 in the Pit

Driver, Ed Lowther in Shelby Cobra #18 - in the Pit

Pre-Race -

Ferrari 275 P #81 being fueled

Pre-Race - Alpine A110 #69 by the Fuel Truck

Pre-Race - Ferrari 275 P #33 and Ferrari 330 P #30 by the Fuel Truck and being Fueled

Alec Ulmann, Al Clayton, Chet Flynn, Reg Smith, ?, Hal Sharp, Alitalia Rep., & Reg Smith Jr.  

(Left to Right)

John Baus, Reg Smith Jr., Chet Flynn, Alec Ulmann, ?, & Reg Smith

Reg Smith Jr., Al Clayton, Reg Smith, Chet Flynn, & Alec Ulmann

Lotus Elan #59 racing past the Spectators

Cars racing past the many Spectators

 

Abarth Simca 2000 #46, Porsche 904 GTS #42, and Jaguar XKE #25

Beach Mk.8 #53, Porsche 904 GTS #43,  and Jaguar XKE Coupe #28

Shelby Cobra #18

 

  65-SL027

 65-SL028

  65-SL029        65-SL031         65-SL032         65-SL033

  65-SL034        65-SL035        65-SL036          65-SL037        65-SL038        65-SL039

  65-SL040        65-SL042        65-SL044         65-SL046

  65-SL047

  65-SL048

  65-SL049        65-SL050        65-SL053        65-SL054         65-SL055        65-SL056  

  65-SL057        65-SL058        65-SL059        65-SL060         65-SL061         65-SL062

  65-SL064        65-SL065         65-SL066        65-SL067        65-SL068        65-SL069

 65-SL070         65-SL071        65-SL072         65-SL073        65-SL074        65-SL075

 65-SL076         65-SL077        65-SL080        65-SL082        65-SL083         65-SL084

 65-SL014M      65-SL027M       65-SL030M     65-SL049M      65-SL051M

   65-SL085

  65-SL086

 65-SL087

  65-SL088       65-SL089         65-SL090

  65-SL091        65-SL092         65-SL093        65-SL094        65-SL095        65-SL096

 65-SL097        65-SL098         65-SL099        65-SL100         65-SL102        65-SL103

 65-SL104        65-SL105         65-SL106        65-SL107         65-SL109        65-SL111

  65-SL112

  65-SL113

  65-SL114        65-SL115

  65-SL117

  65-SL119

Spectators by the Fence Line

 

Time exposure of the race at night as the headlights create white lines

A View of the Pits

Driver in Ferrari 275 P #32

 

Ferrari 330 P #26 - (emulsion damage on film)

 

The beginning of the Race - many Cars taking off in front of the Spectators

Driver in Triumph TR4 #37

 

Driver in MGB #48

 

Lotus 19 J #23

 

Driver in Triump Spitfire #47

 

Ford GT40 #10

 

View of the Spectators and cars entering the Race grounds  

Driver in Ferrari 330 P #27

 

Porsche 356C #54

 

Pre-Race - The Cars lined up - Chaparrals up close

Amusements and Ferris Wheel in the Spectator area

Ferrari 330 P #26 in the Pit

 

Lola T70 Mk.1 # 22

Corvette #1 and Austin Healey Sebring Sprite #62

Driver in Ferrari 330 P #26

 

Corvette #1 in the Pit

 

Ferrari 275 P #81 in the Pit

 

Ferrari 275 P #81 in the Pit for a tire change

Lotus 19 J #23

 

Ferrari 275 P #33 in the Pit

 

Ferrari 275 P #81 in the Pit


 

Ferrari 330 P #27 in the Pit


 

Ferrari 330 P #27 in the Pit


 

Chaparral #4 in the Pit

 

Ferrari 330 P #27 in the Pit

 

Driver entering Ferrari 250 LM #31

 

Driver in Ferrari 275 P #32

 

Porsche 904 GTS #43 in the Pit

 

Ferrari 275 P #81 in the Pit

 

Corvette #1 in the Pit

 

Ferrari 275 P #81 in the Pit


 

Shelby Cobra #17 in the Pit

 

Ferrari 330 P #30 in the Pit - Pedro Rodriguez sitting on wall

Ferrari 330 P #30 in the Pit


 

Shelby Cobra #17 in the Pit

 

Porsche 904 GTS #43 in the Pit for a tire change

Ferrari 330 P #27 in the Pit


 

Chaparral #4 in the Pit


 

Shelby Cobra #4 in the Pit

 

Chaparral #3 in the Pit

 

Shelby Cobra Daytona Coupe #12 in the Pit

 

Working on an Engine during a Pit stop

 

Porsche 904 GTS # 44 in the Pit - Corvette leaving

Abarth Simca 1300 #63 in for a Pit Stop

 

Ferrari 275 P #81 ready to leave the Pit

Ford GT40 #10 in the Pit for Fuel

 

Ford GT40 #10 in the Pit for Fuel

 

Shelby Cobra Daytona Coupe #12 in the Pit for a  tire change

Ferrari 275 P #81 ready to leave the Pit

 

Shelby Cobra Daytona Coupe #12 in the Pit for a  tire change  

Working on an Engine during a Pit stop

Ford GT40 #10 in the Pit for Fuel

Ferrari 275 P #81 in the Pit

 

Pre-race - Iso Grifo A3C #9

Abarth Simca 1300 #63 in for a Pit Stop

 

Pre-Race - Beach Mk.8 #53

 

Pre-Race -

Ginetta G4 R #52

 

Pre-Race - Beach Mk.8 #53

 

Pre-Race - The Cars lined up

 

Pre-Race - Beach Mk.8 #53

 

Ferrari 275 P #81 in the Pit


 

Alpine A110 #69 in motion

 

Pre-Race - Cars lined up

 

Iso Grifo A3C #9 in the Pit


 

Shelby Cobra Daytona Coupe #16 in the Pit for a tire change

Cooper Monaco T61 #21 for fuel

Pre-Race -

Abarth Simca 2000 #46

 

Driver in Chaparral #4

 

Shelby Cobra #18 in the Pit

 

Shelby Cobra #18 in the Pit


 

Driver getting into Chaparral #4

Shelby Cobra Daytona Coupe #16 in the Pit

 

Chaparral #4 adjustments in the Pit

 

Beginning of the Race - Cars taking off - The Race begins

Pre-Race - Abarth Simca 1300 #63

 

Shelby Cobra Daytona Coupe #16 in the Pit

Pre-Race - Cars lined up - Chaparrals in front

Pre-Race - Cars lined up