Jo Bonnier first ran this McLaren on 8-11-68 in the GP at Kononioppet near Kariskaga, Sweden. Bonnier had the pole position , set fastest race lap and finished 2nd to David Piper in a Ferrari P4 after a first lap incident. Bonnier gave jazz singer Eartha Kitt a ride around the circuit after the race. This was Bonnier's best finish in this M6B. The M6B was then shipped to the USA for Bonnier to run in the 1958 Can-Am series.
Mickey Thompson side draft manifold adapted to Fuel injection.Also photographed at :