3 LOLA T70 MK3B

Autosport (UK) - - FINISHING STRAIGHT -

In a race of at­tri­tion, Mark Dono­hue and Chuck Par­sons gave Penske’s new T70 MK3B vic­tory first time out in the 1969 Day­tona 24 Hours. The car then bat­tled the works Fer­rari and Porsche squads in the Se­bring 12 Hours and there were plans for ma­jor de­vel­op­ment work ahead of an as­sault on that year’s Le Mans 24 Hours. But then the car was stolen and the project ter­mi­nated. His­tory could have been dif­fer­ent had Penske’s cam­paign been big­ger, which could also be said of our next en­try…

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