Dan Gurney and A. J. Foyt at the 24 Hours of Le Mans Race, June 1967

Summary

France's 24 Hours of Le Mans race put a tremendous strain not only on cars and engines, but on drivers. Dan Gurney and A.J. Foyt traded shifts behind the wheel of their Ford Mark IV during the 1967 competition. While the two drivers were overjoyed after winning the event, their exhaustion showed in some post-race photographs.

France's 24 Hours of Le Mans race put a tremendous strain not only on cars and engines, but on drivers. Dan Gurney and A.J. Foyt traded shifts behind the wheel of their Ford Mark IV during the 1967 competition. While the two drivers were overjoyed after winning the event, their exhaustion showed in some post-race photographs.

Artifact

Negative (Photographic)

Subject Date

June 1967

Collection Title

Dave Friedman Collection 

 On Exhibit

By Request in the Benson Ford Research Center

Object ID

2009.158.2140

Credit

From the Collections of The Henry Ford.

Dimensions

Height: 0.875 in

Width: 1.375 in

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