Ford Mark II Race Cars Driven by Bruce McLaren, Marc Donohue and Ken Miles at the Daytona 24 Hour Continental Race, February 1966

Summary

Three of Ford's five GT40 Mark II cars at the 1966 Daytona 24-Hour race are seen here. Bruce McLaren and Chris Amon drove the #96 car. Marc Donohue and Walt Hansgen piloted #95. Ken Miles and Lloyd Ruby took turns behind the wheel of #98. Miles and Ruby won the event, covering 2,583 miles on the 3.8-mile circuit.

Three of Ford's five GT40 Mark II cars at the 1966 Daytona 24-Hour race are seen here. Bruce McLaren and Chris Amon drove the #96 car. Marc Donohue and Walt Hansgen piloted #95. Ken Miles and Lloyd Ruby took turns behind the wheel of #98. Miles and Ruby won the event, covering 2,583 miles on the 3.8-mile circuit.

Artifact

Negative (Photograph)

Date Made

05 February 1966 - 06 February 1966

Subject Date

05 February 1966 - 06 February 1966

Creators

Biro, Pete 

Place of Creation

United States, California, Oakland 

Creator Notes

Photographed by Pete Biro, Oakland, California

Collection Title

Dave Friedman Collection 

 On Exhibit

By Request in the Benson Ford Research Center

Object ID

2009.158.N.1531.36.1

Credit

From the Collections of The Henry Ford.

Color

Black-and-white (Colors)

Dimensions

Height: 0.875 in

Width: 1.375 in

Inscriptions

Handwritten on back of contact sheet in pencil: 1531 Ink stamp on back of contact sheet reads: Pete Biro / 2618 35th Ave. / Oakland, Calif. 94619

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