War Bonnet Formula SCCA 1967 & 1968

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War Bonnet Formula SCCA1967 & 1968

Editor's Comments: War Bonnet Raceway Park was the location for two rounds of the SCCA Formula Championship. 

 

War Bonnet SCCA Grand Prix 1967

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Poster Courtesy of John Hansford

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Grand Prix of Oklahoma 1968


On June 16, 1968,  the SCCA Formula series returned to War Bonnet, with the68dashp new F5000 V8s dominating the field. One of the drivers was TV celebrity Dick Smothers. In the photo below, Smothers is interviewed by the  audaciously mustacheod Kirk Hoover. The other driver in the photo is believed to be race winner Lou Sell, Photo by John Barnas.

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