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Chassis Num: 40/04
 
This 1967 McLaren M1C has chassis #40/04 and is one of about 24 cars built to compete in the Can-Am Series. The car was delivered new to Skip Scott/Carl Haas and was sponsored by Drummond Racing. Scott's teammate for that year was Charlie Parson.

The car is powered by a 355 cubic inch Chevy small block engine with 4 48 IDA Weber carburetors on a McKay magnesium manifold, with Crower roller cam/rockers, aluminum flywheel with Tilton metallic clutch, Carrello rods, reworked 202 heads, Mallory dual point distributor, Hewland LG500 transaxle and was dynoed at 520 horsepower. A two-year restoration was completed in 2000.
GENUINE 427 COBRA, FERRARI F40 AND EX-McQUEEN EL CAMINO SS 396 AMONG LATEST HIGHLIGHTS FOR AUCTIONS AMERICA'S CALIFORNIA SALE
• Final countdown underway to Auctions America's Burbank, California sale, July 31 – August 2 • Anticipation mounting for the multi-day sale with all 400 entry slots now filled • Recently secured highlights include a stunning 1966 Shelby 427 Cobra, a 1990 Ferrari F40 and the ex-Steve McQueen 1970 Chevrolet El Camino SS 396 • Sale also features 49 vehicles from a private Southern California Collection • Exclusive, live television coverage of the sale to air on NBCSN (NBC Sports Network) Frid...[Read more...]
TWO OF THE ORIGINAL SHELBY GT350 MUSTANG PROTOTYPES TO MEET UP IN TULSA, OKLAHOMA
More than three decades after taping a full-page ad ripped from a 1965 car magazine above his bunk on an Alaskan crab boat, Mark Hovander is touring the country this year with the same Ford Shelby GT350 Mustang pictured on that page. Hovander and his crosstown friend John Atzbach are big fans of the first-generation Shelby Mustang, and between them they own two of the three original prototypes. As Mustang enthusiasts across the country and around the world celebrate 50 years of their favorite...[Read more...]
MERCEDES-BENZ SUPERCARS, RARE 300SL GULLWING JOIN ROSTER OF VEHICLES CROSSING THE BLOCK AT RK MOTORS CAR AUCTION
One-Off, 268mph Lotec Mercedes-Benz C1000; Ultra-Rare Mercedes-Benz CLK GTR Roadster; and 1954 300SL Gullwing Among More Than 40 Handpicked Vehicles to be Featured in Special Simulcast on Nov. 2 Charlotte, N.C. – October 21, 2013— RK Motors Collector Car Auctions (RKMCCA) today announced it has added a pair of high performance Mercedes-Benz supercars and an ultra-rare 300SL Gullwing to its lineup of investment-grade vehicles hitting the auction block October 31 to November 3 at ...[Read more...]
RK MOTORS ADDS 'LEGENDS OF MOTORSPORTS' COLLECTION OF HISTORIC RACING MACHINES TO UPCOMING AUCTION
Charlotte, N.C. – October 14, 2013— Only weeks after revealing plans to auction the 1977 McLaren M26 that James Hunt drove to his final F1 victory, RK Motors Collector Car Auctions (RKMCCA) today announced that four additional iconic racing machines will cross the block during its auction at the Charlotte Convention Center, October 31 to November 3. Furthering the auction's historic motorsports theme, RKMCCA will offer bidders an opportunity to own: Mario Andretti's 1974 Viceroy Gurn...[Read more...]
FERRUCCIO LAMBORGHINI'S LEGENDARY UNIQUE RIVA AQUARAMA LAMBORGHINI HAS BEEN RESTORED
◾The fastest Riva Aquarama in the world restored to original condition by Dutch specialist Riva-World ◾Twin 350 hp 4.0 V12 Lamborghini engines from the equally legendary 350 GT ◾Collector's item for true connoisseurs Uithoorn, 7 October 2013 – The maritime world is a living legend richer with the launch of the Riva Aquarama Lamborghini, which has been fully restored to its original condition. Built 45 years ago for and commissioned by Ferruccio Lamborghini, founder of the superb Ital...[Read more...]

1967 Can-Am Drivers Championship
PosDriverTeamCarEnginePoints
1  Bruce Leslie McLaren Bruce McLaren Motor Racing McLaren M6A  McLaren M6A  McLaren M6A   Chevrolet   30 
2  Denis Clive 'Denny' Hulme Bruce McLaren Motor Racing McLaren M6A  McLaren M6A   Chevrolet   27 
3  John Surtees Team Surtees Lola T70 MKIII   Chevrolet   16 
4  Mark Neary Donohue, Jr. Penske Cars Lola T70 MKIII  Lola T70 MKIII   Chevrolet   16 
5  Jim Hall Chaparral Cars, Midland Texas Chaparral 2G   Chevrolet   15 
6  Michael 'Mike' Spence Ecurie Soucy McLaren M1B   Chevrolet   10 
7  George Follmer Penske Cars Lola T70 MKIII  Lola T70 MKIII  Lola T70 MKIII   Ford  Chevrolet   10 
8  Bud Morley    
9  Charlie Hayes    
9  Parnelli Jones    
9  Peter Jeffrey Revson Dana Chevrolet RacingPeyton A. CramerDana Chevrolet Racing Lola T70 MKIII  Lola T70 MKIII  Lola T70 MKIII   Ford  Chevrolet   
12  Skip Scott Drummond Racing McLaren M1C  McLaren M1C  McLaren M1C   Ford  Chevrolet   
12  Lothar Motschenbacher Dana Chevrolet Racing Lola T70 MKIII   Oldsmobile  Chevrolet  Ford   
12  Christopher Arthur Amon North American Racing Team Ferrari 330 P4   Chevrolet  Ferrari   
15  Jerry Hansen    
15  Chuck Parsons Carl Haas Racing McLaren M1C   Chevrolet   
15  Bill Eve    
15  Rick Muther    

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