Lola T70 MkI Chassis SL70/3
Photos of Lola T70 MkI Chassis SL70/3 – additional photos wanted
Lola T70 MkI Chassis SL70/3 was supplied new to the USA for John Cannon and ran in the Sebring 12 Hours in 1965, it did not finish [DNF] in this race, it went out due to an oil cooler failure. Further race results listed below.
Lola T70 MkI Chassis SL70/3 was reported to be destroyed in practice at the 1965 Player’s 200 Mosport race, this is why the DNS or “did not start” result is listed in the race results below.
It is also stated that Lola T70 MkI Chassis SL70/3’s engine and gearbox was used for Lola T70 MkI Chassis SL70/6.
SL70/3 being destroyed with engine and gearbox being used for Lola T70 MkI Chassis SL70/6 is stated on the www.wsrp.cz website and in John Starkey’s book in Chassis SL70/3’s record.
Race Records for Lola T70 MkI Chassis SL70/3:
|3/27/1965||#SL70/3||22||12 h Sebring – Race Photo||Cannon / Saunders||Mecom Racing Team||DNF|
|4/11/1965||#SL70/3||USRRC Pensacola||Walt Hansgen||Mecom Racing Team||DNF|
|5/2/1965||#SL70/3||USRRC Riverside||Walt Hansgen||Mecom Racing Team||DNS|
|5/9/1965||#SL70/3||11||USRRC Laguna Seca||Walt Hansgen||Mecom Racing Team||DNF|
|5/23/1965||#SL70/3||USRRC Bridgehampton||Walt Hansgen||John Mecom||DNA|
|6/5/1965||#SL70/3||111||Player’s 200 Mosport||Walt Hansgen||Mecom Racing Team||DNS|
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