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1970 Chinook MK12 news, pictures, specifications, and information
The Chinook MK12 USAC car was used in Formula 5000 Competition. It shared many similarities to the Lotus 70, some believing it was an exact copy or possibly even an original Lotus chassis. Power was by a Ford Boss 302 engine. Drivers in competition from 1974 through 1976 included Dennis Reed and Tony Maracki.

The car is currently owned by a NY individual and raced in HSR competition.

By Daniel Vaughan | Jul 2007
 Forbes-Robinson, Snyder, Dale Bring Vast Experience to Prototype Lites, Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge USA/Canada, Lamborghini Super Trofeo, Ferrari Challenge DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Feb. 23, 2015) –Elliott Forbes-Robinson, Todd Snyder and Terry Dale will serve as race directors for the five International Motor Sports Association (IMSA) Development and Single-Make Series for the 2015 season, as the sanctioning body continues to build a strong, unified officiating team for its championships. ...[Read more...]
Entry Requests for Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion Exceed Previous Years; Record Gathering of Formula 5000 Cars Expected
MONTEREY, Calif., February 12, 2015 — Surpassing previous years' flurry of entry requests before the deadline strikes, the Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion's Governing Committee today began the arduous task of reviewing each entry to reduce the total car count to a maximum of 550. The process is time-consuming, but ensures that each car is authentic and historically accurate when they arrive at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca August 13-16. Several race groups in particular are attracting ...[Read more...]
Race Groups Announced for 2015 Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion
• Entry Requests Open November 17
MONTEREY, Calif., October 14, 2014 – For the caretakers of period-correct historic race cars, November 17 will likely now be marked on their calendars, as it is the opening day entry requests can be submitted to compete in the annual Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion August 13-16, 2015 at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca. The entry request process continues through January 31, 2015 and is conducted exclusively online at Each year...[Read more...]
- The Cars Were the Stars as The HAWK with Brian Redman Vintage Event Concludes at Road America - ELKHART LAKE, Wis., July 20, 2014 - The HAWK vintage event with Brian Redman concluded today at Road America after three days of fabulous vintage racing action, exhibitions, concours awards and activities for fans. The event has been heralded as one of the largest vintage racing events in the country, and according to famed driver and honorary guest, Dorsey Schroeder, it is 'one of ...[Read more...]
Sonoma Historic Motorsports Festival's Third Annual Racing Seminar Scores with Racers and Fans
SONOMA, Calif. (May 23, 2014) - The 2014 Sonoma Historic Motorsports Festival produced another historic moment this year when three racing legends who were instrumental in the creation, development and racing of the Shadow Can-Am cars discussed the early Can-Am years 'through the eyes of Shadow.' Moderating the panel discussion in a room packed with racers and fans at Sonoma Raceway on May 17 was journalist/photographer Pete Lyons, author of 'Can-Am Cars in Detail' and 'Fast Lines,' w...[Read more...]

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