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Re: [Marlboro_Raceway] Marlboro Lap Records Update

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  • scshmoo@earthlink.net
    Hi Steve, Thank you for posting. As the tires got wider the times came down. Regards, David
    Message 1 of 3 , Feb 19, 2008
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      Hi Steve,

      Thank you for posting.

      As the tires got wider the times came down.

      Regards,

      David

      Steve Lloyd wrote:

      > Folks,
      > As promised, here are the records as indicated in the hardbound
      > ledger book found in Dave Roethel's memorabilia. There is no name in
      > this volums, only a neat handwriting that indicates, "This book
      > contains the official lap records for the road course at Marlboro
      > Motor Raceway." For whatever it's worth, here goes:
      > OVERALL
      > 1:26.1 Charlie Hayes (McLaren Elva) 1/9/66 (exhibition run)
      > 1:26.8 Mike Goth (McLaren) 4/3/66 (race)
      > 1:29.0 Mike Hiss (Brabham FB) 3/10/68 (race)
      > 1:27.8 George Alderman (McLaren Chevy) 4/7/68 (race)
      > 1:27.8 Dick Thompson (Howmet Turbine) 6/15/68 (race)
      > 1:27.0 Bob Welsh (Brabham FB) 9/22/68 (race)
      > 1:27.0 Bill Gubelmann (Brabham) 9/22/68 (race)
      > 1:26.9 Bob Nagel (Lola) 4/10/68 (race)
      > 1:25.6 Nick Craw (Brabham FB) 9/1/69 (race)
      > A-P
      > 1:32.7 Hal Keck (427 Cobra) 4/3/66
      > 1:32.7 Hal Keck (427 Cobra) 9/22/68
      > B-P
      > 1:32.4 Bob Mouat (1957 Corvette) 5/29/66
      > C-P
      > 1:35.9 Bruce Jennings (Porsche Careera) 11/19/67
      > 1:34.1 Bob Tullius (Triumph TR-250) 9/22/68
      > 1:34.0 Bob Tullius (Triumph TR-6) 4/13/69
      > D-P
      > 1:39.2 Bob Tullius (Triumph TR-4A) 9/17/67
      > 1:39.2 Buzz marcus (Triumph TR-4) 9/17/67
      > 1:38.9 Richard Stames (Triumph TR-4) 4/7/68
      > 1:36.6 John Kelly (Triumph TR-4) 9/22/68
      > 1:35.3 Frank Bernstein (Lotus Super 7) 9/22/68
      > E-P
      > 1:36.0 George Frey (Porsche) 9/17/67
      > F-P
      > 1:41.4 Bob Krokus (Triumph TR-3) 9/25/66
      > 1:41.4 Al Costner (Sunbeam Alpine) 4/9/67
      > 1:38.2 Bob Sharp (Datsum) 4/7/68
      > 1:36.7 Brian Fuerstenau (Austin-Healey Sprite) 9/22/68
      > 1:36.5 John Kelly (Triumph Spitfire) 4/13/69
      > G-P
      > 1:39.2 Jerry truitt (Sprite) 9/17/67
      > 1:38.8 Erwin Lorenz (Spitfire) 4/13/69
      > H-P
      > 1:42.6 Ralph Steel (Sprite) 10/14/67
      > 1:42.3 Rod Larson (MG Midget) 4/6/68
      > 1:41.2 John deLong (Sprite) 9/21/68
      > 1:41.2 Ralph Steel (Sprite) 9/21/68
      > 1:41.1 Jack Dempsey (Sprite) 11/24/68
      > 1:41.0 Jack Dempsey (Sprite) 6/69
      > A-S
      > 1:35.8 Bob Tullius (Dodge Dart) 9/17/67
      > 1:34.0 Wilton Jowett, Jr. (Camaro) 10/11/68
      > B-S
      > 1:38.2 Jim Netterstrom (Porsche 911) 9/17/67
      > 1:35.64 John Moore (Porsche 911) 4/7/68
      > C-S
      > 1:44.2 Dick Beuter (Mini-Cooper) 7/16/67
      > 1:43.2 Dick Beuter (Mini-Cooper) 3/10/68
      > 1:42.0 Dick Beuter (Mini-Cooper) 4/7/68
      > 1:40.0 Alby Kalazich (Austion-Cooper) 10/12/68
      > 1:38.7 Jim Boffo (Austin-Cooper) 9/21/69
      > D-S
      > 1:49.6 Bob Henderson (Austin-Cooper) 9/17/67
      > 1:49.6 Bob Schultz 4/7/68
      > 1:46.6 Sam Perry (Fiat Abarth) 9/22/68
      > 1:46.1 Cris Gross (Austin-Cooper) 10/12/68
      > 1:42.6 Al Cosentino (Fiat Abarth) 4/13/69
      > 1:42.5 Bob Speakman (NSU-TTS) 9/21/69
      > C-SR (sic) shjould be C-Modified
      > 1:30.0 George Alderman (McLaren Chevy) 9/17/67
      > D-SR (sic) should be D-Modified
      > 1:33.0 Roger Penske (Zerex Cooper) 4/12/46
      > E-SR (sic) should be E-Modified
      > 1:32.5 Gene Hobbs (Elva Mk. VIII BMW) 4/9/67
      > F-SR (sic) should be F-Modified
      > 1:33.6 Ken Butler (Lotus 23B) 9/17/67
      > G-SR (sic) shuold be G-Modified
      > 1:37.6 Charles Gibson (Lotus 27) 9/17/67 *
      > * (I have pictures of this car, and despite what this book
      > indicates, it was a yellow Lotus 23. The 27s were not sports-racers.)
      > H-SR (sic) should be H-Modified
      > 1:41.2 Dan Torpy (BMW Spoiler) 9/17/67
      > F-A
      > 1:36.4 Bill Rutan (Coswroth) 9/17/67
      > 1:30.4 George Garrett (Vulcan) 4/13/69
      > F-B
      > 1:30.8 Sam Brown (Brabham) 9/17/67
      > 1:29.0 Mike Hiss (Brabham) 3/10/67
      > 1:28.0 Pete Getz (Brabham) 4/7/68
      > 1:27.0 Bob Welsh )Brabham) 9/22/68
      > 1:27.0 Bill Gubelmann (Brabham) 9/22/68
      > 1:25.7 Bob Welsh (Brabham) 9/21/69
      > 1:25.6 Nicholas Craw (Brabham) 4/21/69
      > F-C
      > 1:32.5 Peter Rehl 9/67
      > 1:30.5 Peter Rehl (Cooper-BRM) 4/7/68
      > 1:28.9 Fred Harris (Brabham) 9/21/69
      > F-V
      > 1:40.6 Glen Sullivan (Zink) 9/17/67
      > 1:39.0 John McGee (Zink) 4/7/68
      > 1:38.6 Bill Scott (Zink) 6/16/68
      > 1:37.3 Bill Scott (Zink) 6/17/68
      > 1:36.9 Bill Scott (Zink) 6/18/68
      > A-SR
      > 1:30.0 George Alderman (McLaren Chevy) 9/17/67
      > 1:27.8 George Alderman (McLaren Chevy) 7/7/68
      > 1:27.8 Dick Thompson (Howmet Turbine) 6/15/68
      > 1:27.2 Gordon Tatum (Ferrari P4) 9/22/68
      > 1:26.9 Bob Nagle (Lola) 4/13/69
      > B-SR
      > 1:32.5 Gene Hobbs (Elva Mk. VIII BMW) 4/9/67
      > 1:32.2 Jim McDaniels (Porsche 911R) 4/7/68
      > 1:31.7 William Ashplant (Porsche 906) 9/22/68
      > 1:30.8 Pete Sherman (Elva Coventry-Climax V8) 6/21/69
      > C-SR
      > 1:37.6 Charles Gibson (Lotus 27) 9/17/67 *
      > 1:32.7 Charles Gibson (Lotus 27) 4/7/68 *
      > D-SR
      > 1:41.2 Dan Torpy (BMW Spoiler) 9/17/67
      > 1:39.9 Dan Torpy (BMW Spoiler) 4/7/68
      > 1:37.4 Eric Kerman (Arachnid Mk II) 9/21/69
      > F-F
      > 1:32.2 Dick Allen (Lotus 61) 3/15-16 (no year given)
      > 1:30.2 Jack Cowell (Winkleman) 9/21/69
      >
      > The rest of the book is blank except for the following notes on
      > timing crews:
      > 1/11/69 Refrigeratoer Bowl
      > Tom Abernathy
      > Elwood Sheets
      > Harold Madison
      > Brian Lee
      > Wassil Lagoey
      > 3/15-16/69 March Madness
      > Tom Abernathy
      > Jolen Lefeburn (sp?)
      > Catriona L. Crawford
      > Howard Madison
      > Margaret Murphy
      > Peter Reynolds
      > April 12-13, 1969
      > Tom Abernathy
      > Debbie Kaub
      > Pete Reynolds
      > Eva Marie Preshenka (sp?)
      > Don Capron
      > Tim Lynch
      > Fran Abernathy
      > Hal Madison
      > Margaret Murphy
      > Cindy Keppell
      > John Fleishauer
      > May 24-25, 1969
      > (no entries)
      > 'Hope you folks enjoyed reading this.
      > Steve Lloyd, Historian
      > Washington Dc Region, SCCA
      >
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