SCCA wheel

1971 Donnybrooke L&M Grand Prix
SCCA Continental Challenge

Brainerd Minnesota
August 14-15, 1971

Paddock Parking Pass

Photos © by Tim Winker.
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#1 Lothar Motschenbacher
McLaren M18-Chevrolet

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#1 Motschenbacher
McLaren M18-Chevrolet

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#1 off at Turn 4

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#2 at Tech

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#2 Skip Barber
March 711-Ford DFV

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#2 Skip Barber
March 711-Ford

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Jerry Hansen
(Purchased this track in 1974
and renamed it
Brainerd International Raceway)

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#4 Ron Grable
American Mk1

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#4 Grable

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#4 destroyed in practice
never to return

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Ron Grable standing by
#11 Jim Dittemore`s
Lola T192

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#6 - Brett Lunger
Lola T192

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#6 - Brett Lunger
Quickover Lola T192

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#10 - David Hobbs
Hogan Racing
McLaren M10B

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David Hobbs
& Sam Posey

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#34 - Sam Posey
Surtees TS8

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#34 - Sam Posey
ChampCarr Surtees TS8

Turn 4
Turn 4
Looks like cars #37, #17, #1

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Turn 7

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Turn 9

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Coming out of Turn 9

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#66 - Franz Weis
Chaparral (R)

#66 Franz Weis

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#66 Franz Weis
The only race for this car.

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AutoWeek photo
of Chaparral

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#27 - Chris Cook
Surtees TS5 on the hook

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Formula B #2

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Formula B #57

Grid Results
Complete Results
1971 Donnybrooke L&M Grand Prix race results:
  1. Brett Lunger, Lola T192
  2. Eppie Weitzes, McLaren M18
  3. Lothar Motschenbacher, McLaren M18
  4. Gerard Raney, Eagle 69
  5. Bill Brack, Lotus 70
  6. Skip Barber, March 711
Links to Continental Challenge / F5000 web sites

I was a 19-year-old Tech Inspector at this race, so was able to take a few shots during practice but not the race itself. If you would like prints of any of these photos, please contact me by clicking on my name below.

- Tim Winker

Thanks to Allen Brown of and to Wolfgang Klopfer for assistance in identifying the cars and drivers, and for providing race results.

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26 Feb 2002