Dan Gurney at the 24 Hours of Le Mans Race, June 1967

Summary

Dan Gurney was no stranger to Le Mans when he co-piloted the #1 Ford Mark IV to victory with A.J. Foyt at the 1967 contest. Gurney had competed in the French endurance race every year since 1958. One week after his 1967 Le Mans win, Gurney won the Formula One Belgian Grand Prix in an Eagle race car he built.

Dan Gurney was no stranger to Le Mans when he co-piloted the #1 Ford Mark IV to victory with A.J. Foyt at the 1967 contest. Gurney had competed in the French endurance race every year since 1958. One week after his 1967 Le Mans win, Gurney won the Formula One Belgian Grand Prix in an Eagle race car he built.

Artifact

Digital image

Subject Date

June 1967

Collection Title

Dave Friedman Collection 

 On Exhibit

By Request in the Benson Ford Research Center

Object ID

2009.158.317.3941

Credit

From the Collections of The Henry Ford.

Technique

Digital imaging

Color

Black-and-white (Colors)

Dimensions

Height: 1795 pixel

Width: 1204 pixel

Resolution: 72 dpi

Depth: 24 bit

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