Chaparral vs GT40 Mk II at Daytona 1966 -- Jo Bonnier and Phil Hill drove this Chaparral 2D at the very first Daytona 24 race in 1966. The car was a DNF. Next to it on the 31 degree high banks is the Holman & Moody Ford Mk II of Walt Hansgen and Mark Donohue. They finished third.
The very first Daytona 24 in 1966. The pace lap at the very first 24 Hours of Daytona in 1966. Easily recognizable in the Ford GT40 Mk II is the legendary Ken Miles. He and co-driver Lloyd Ruby would win this race. The car was prepared by Shelby American.