RACER: Rick Knoop 1972 McLaren M8F Can-Am Visor Cam
Take an amazing ride with former IMSA GTP racer Rick Knoop as he pushes his incredible 8-liter V8-powered 1972 Mclaren M8F Can-Am car during the Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion. With more than 800hp under his right foot and not much downforce, Knoop is forced to respect the beast in the corners--big wheelspin arrives as soon as he gets aggressive with the thunderous engine mounted just over his shoulders.
McLaren CanAm monsters at Spa 2013
3 CanAm McLarens at the 2013 Spa 6 hours event date: 20th and 21st of september 2013 race series: CanAm Interserie Challenge 1968 McLaren M6B (blue #16) - Driver: Peter Schleifer (D) - Engine: Chevrolet 90º V8 5882 cc / 358.9 cu in - Power: 525 bhp / 392 KW @ 7000 rpm - Gearbox: Hewland LG6600 5 speed Manual - Weight: 615 kilo / 1355.8 lbs Qualified 3th from 21 entries and finished 5th 1970 McLaren M8C Chevrolet (Orange #20) - Driver: Harry Read (D) - Engine: Chevrolet 90º V8 8800cc - Power: 650 bhp / 485 KW - Gearbox: Hewland LG500 4 speed Manual - Weight: 646 kilo / 1424.2 lbs Qualified 16th from 21 entries and finished 13th 1972 McLaren M8F Chevrolet (orange #8) - Driver: Andrew Newall (GB) - Engine: Chevrolet 90º V8 8095 cc - Power: 740 bhp / 552 KW @ 6400 rpm - Torque: 888 Nm / 655 ft lbs @ 5600 rpm - Gearbox: Hewland LG500 II 4 speed Manual - Weight: 689 kilo / 1519 lbs Qualified first, but didn't finish the race Filmed with 2 different camera's: Canon Legria HF M46 Canon EOS 7D + Røde Videomic Pro in 2012 these McLarens were also in Spa. You can watch that video here. http://youtu.be/YIDinaaUgBo My pictures http://belgian-motorsport.com/ My Facebook page http://www.facebook.com/Belgian.Motorsport
1971 McLaren M8F on board at the 2014 Brickyard Vintage Racing Invitational
Denny Hulme's team car for the 1971 Can-Am season
McLaren Road America Can Am race onboard laps
The Hawk at Road America. Heritage Motorsports McLaren M6B Can-Am qualifying race. Onboard with '96 12hr Sebring and 24 hr daytona overall winner jim pace