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Alfa Romeo Automobiles S.p.A. is a car manufacturer, founded by Frenchman Alexandre Darracq as A.L.F.A. (" Anonima Lombarda Fabbrica Automobili", "Lombard Automobile Factory Company") on 24 June 1910, in Milan.
The Alfa Romeo 177 was a Formula One car used by the Alfa Romeo team during the 1979 Formula One season, debuting at the 1979 Belgian Grand Prix.
The Alfa Romeo 33 Stradale is a mid-engined sports car built by Italian car manufacturer Alfa Romeo.
The Alfa Romeo Giulia TZ (also known as the Alfa Romeo TZ or Tubolare Zagato) was a sports car and racing car manufactured by Alfa Romeo from 1963 to 1967.
During its history, Alfa Romeo has competed successfully in many different categories of motorsport, including Grand Prix motor racing, Formula One, sportscar racing, touring car racing and rallies.
Andrea Lodovico de Adamich (born 3 October 1941) is a former racing driver from Italy.
Arturo Francesco "Little Art" Merzario (born 11 March 1943 in Civenna, Como) (real name Arturio – error on name registration – sometimes used on his helmet) is a racing driver from Italy.
Autodelta SpA was the name of Alfa Romeo's competition department.
The Brabham BT45 was a Formula One car designed by South African engineer Gordon Murray for the 1976 Formula One season.
The Brabham BT46 is a Formula One racing car designed by Gordon Murray for the Brabham team, owned by Bernie Ecclestone, for the 1978 Formula One season.
The Canadian-American Challenge Cup, or Can-Am, was an SCCA/CASC sports car racing series from 1966 to 1987.
Carlo Chiti (19 December 1924 – 7 July 1994) was an Italian racing car and engine designer best known for his long association with Alfa Romeo's racing department.
Derek Reginald Bell (born 31 October 1941 in Pinner, Middlesex, England) is a British racing driver who was extremely successful in sportscar racing, winning the Le Mans 24 hours five times, the Daytona 24 three times and the World Sportscar Championship twice.
In motorsports, a factory-backed racing team or driver is one sponsored by a vehicle manufacturer in official competitions.
The Ferrari 312 P was a Group 6 Prototype-Sports Car used for racing in 1969 and 1970.
The Ferrari 312 PB was a Group 6 Prototype-Sports Car introduced in 1971 by Italian carmaker Ferrari.
Ferrari 512 S is the designation for 25 sports cars built in 1969–70, with five-litre 12-cylinder ("512") engines, related to the Ferrari P sports prototypes.
A flat engine is an internal combustion engine with horizontally-opposed cylinders.
A flat-12 is a 12-cylinder internal combustion engine in a flat configuration.
Gijsbert van Lennep (born 16 March 1942, in Aerdenhout, North Holland) is a Dutch esquire and former racing driver who competed in eight Formula One races.
The Group 4 racing class referred to regulations for cars in sportscar racing, GT racing and rallying, as regulated by the FIA.
Group 5 was an FIA motor racing classification which was applied to four distinct categories during the years 1966 to 1982.
Group 6 was the official designation applied by the FIA to two motor racing classifications, the Prototype-Sports Car category from 1966 to 1971 and the Two-Seater Racing Cars class from 1976 to 1982.
Henri Jacques William Pescarolo (born 25 September 1942) is a former racing driver from France.
Hillclimbing (also known as hill climbing, speed hillclimbing or speed hill climbing) is a branch of motorsport in which drivers compete against the clock to complete an uphill course.
Horsepower (hp) is a unit of measurement of power (the rate at which work is done).
Ignazio Giunti (30 August 1941 – 10 January 1971) was an Italian racing driver who raced in saloon and Sports Car Racing in the late 1960s.
Interserie is the name of a European-based motorsport series started in 1970 that allows for a wide variety of racing cars from various eras and series to compete with less limited rules than in other series.
Jacques-Henri Laffite (born 21 November 1943 in Paris) is a French former racing driver who competed in Formula One from to.
Jean-Pierre Jacques Jarier (born 10 July 1946) is a French former Grand Prix racing driver.
Jochen Richard Mass (born 30 September 1946) is a German former racing driver.
Le Mans is a 1971 film depicting a fictional 24 Hours of Le Mans auto race starring Steve McQueen and directed by Lee H. Katzin.
Lucien Bianchi (10 November 1934 – 30 March 1969), born Luciano Bianchi, was an Italian-Belgian racing driver who raced for the Cooper, ENB, UDT Laystall and Scuderia Centro Sud teams in Formula One.
A manual transmission, also known as a manual gearbox, a standard transmission or colloquially in some countries (e.g. the United States) as a stick shift is a type of transmission used in motor vehicle applications.
Mario Casoni (born September 4, 1939 in Finale Emilia) is a former racing driver from Italy.
Masten Gregory (February 29, 1932 − November 8, 1985) was an American racing driver.
Monocoque, also structural skin, is a structural system where loads are supported through an object's external skin, similar to an egg shell.
Giovanni Giuseppe Gilberto "Nanni" Galli (born 2 October 1940 in Bologna) is an Italian former saloon, sports-car and Formula One driver of the 1960s and 1970s.
Nino Vaccarella (born 4 March 1933 in Palermo, Sicily) is an Italian former sports car racing and Formula One driver.
Nordic Challenge Cup (NCC) was the predecessor of the popular and long-running sports car racing series Interserie, which is known as the "European Can-Am" and still exists today.
The Porsche 907 was a sportscar racing prototype built by Porsche in 1967 and 1968.
The Porsche 908 was a racing car from Porsche, introduced in 1968 to continue the Porsche 906/Porsche 910/Porsche 907 series of models designed under Ferdinand Piech.
The Porsche 917 is a sports prototype race car developed by German manufacturer Porsche.
In motorsport, a privateer is usually an entrant into a racing event that is not directly supported by an automobile manufacturer.
A prototype is an early sample, model, or release of a product built to test a concept or process or to act as a thing to be replicated or learned from.
In automotive design, a RMR or Rear Mid-engine, rear-wheel-drive layout (now simply known as MR or Mid-engine, rear-wheel-drive layout) is one in which the rear wheels are driven by an engine placed just in front of them, behind the passenger compartment.
Roberto Bussinello (4 October 1927 in Pistoia – 24 August 1999 in Vicenza) was a racing driver from Italy.
Rolf Johann Stommelen (11 July 1943 – 24 April 1983) was a racing driver from Siegen, Germany.
Bengt Ronnie Peterson (14 February 1944 – 11 September 1978) was a Swedish racing driver.
Rosso corsa is the red international motor racing colour of cars entered by teams from Italy.
The Salzburgring is a motorsport race track located in Koppl, east of Salzburg.
Sports car racing is a form of circuit auto racing with sports cars that have two seats and enclosed wheels.
Terence Steven McQueen (March 24, 1930 – November 7, 1980) was an American actor.
The Targa Florio was an open road endurance automobile race held in the mountains of Sicily near the island's capital of Palermo.
Toine Hezemans (born 15 April 1943 in Eindhoven) is a former Dutch touring and prototype racing car driver in 1960s and 1970s, nowadays one of principals of Phoenix Carsport.
A turbocharger, or colloquially turbo, is a turbine-driven forced induction device that increases an internal combustion engine's efficiency and power output by forcing extra air into the combustion chamber.
Udo Schütz (born January 1937) is a German entrepreneur, who was competing successfully with racing cars in the 1960s, and with yachts in the 1990s.
A V8 engine is an eight-cylinder V configuration engine with the cylinders mounted on the crankcase in two sets (or banks) of four, with all eight pistons driving a common crankshaft.
Vittorio Brambilla (11 November 1937 – 26 May 2001) was a Formula One driver from Italy who raced for the March, Surtees and Alfa Romeo teams.
The World Sportscar Championship was the world series run for sports car racing by the FIA from 1953 to 1992.
The Brands Hatch 1000 km was an endurance sports car event that was part of the World Sportscar Championship for varying years from 1967 until 1989.
The 1000 km Buenos Aires was an endurance sports car event held in Buenos Aires, Argentina.
The 1000 kilometres of Monza (which from 1966 was known as "Trofeo Filippo Caracciolo") was an endurance race, mainly for sports cars, held at Autodromo Nazionale Monza in Italy.
The 1000 km Zeltweg (originally known as the 500 km Zeltweg) was an endurance sports car event held near Zeltweg, Austria.
The 12 Hours of Sebring is an annual motorsport endurance race for sports cars held at Sebring International Raceway, on the site of the former Hendricks Army Airfield World War II air base in Sebring, Florida.
The 1967 World Sportscar Championship season were the 15th season of FIA World Sportscar Championship racing.
The 1968 World Sportscar Championship season was the 16th season of FIA World Sportscar Championship racing and featured the 1968 International Championship for Makes and the 1968 International Cup for GT Cars.
The 1969 World Sportscar Championship season was the 17th season of FIA World Sportscar Championship motor racing.
The 1975 World Sportscar Championship season was the 23rd season of FIA World Sportscar Championship motor racing.
The 1977 World Sports Car Championship season was the 25th season of FIA World Sportscar Championship motor racing.
The 24 Hours of Daytona, currently known as the Rolex 24 At Daytona for sponsorship reasons, is a 24-hour sports car endurance race held annually at Daytona International Speedway in Daytona Beach, Florida.
The 6 Hours of Nürburgring (formerly the Nürburgring 1000 km) was an endurance race for sports cars held on the Nürburgring in Germany and organized by the ADAC since 1953.