Ford Mark IV at the 24 Hours of Le Mans Race, June 1967

Summary

The number 1 Ford Mark IV passes the grandstands at the 1967 24 Hours of Le Mans. The car, driven by Dan Gurney and A.J. Foyt, lead all but the competition's first 90 minutes and won with an average race speed of 135.48 miles per hour. The Mark IV covered 3,249.6 miles on the 8.34-mile circuit and averaged 3 minutes, 42.7 seconds per lap.

The number 1 Ford Mark IV passes the grandstands at the 1967 24 Hours of Le Mans. The car, driven by Dan Gurney and A.J. Foyt, lead all but the competition's first 90 minutes and won with an average race speed of 135.48 miles per hour. The Mark IV covered 3,249.6 miles on the 8.34-mile circuit and averaged 3 minutes, 42.7 seconds per lap.

Artifact

Negative (Photograph)

Subject Date

June 1967

Collection Title

Dave Friedman Collection 

 On Exhibit

By Request in the Benson Ford Research Center

Object ID

2009.158.229

Credit

From the Collections of The Henry Ford.

Technique

Photographic processes

Color

Black-and-white (Colors)

Dimensions

Height: 0.875 in

Width: 1.375 in

Inscriptions

Label on back of contact sheet reads: The Dave Friedman Photo Collection /[address] Driver: / Machine: / Date and event: / This photograph is the copyright of Dave Friedman and must / not be reproduced without the expressed consent of the / photographer.

1967 Ford Mark IV Race Car

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