Category: Can-Am

Porsche 917/30 – The Car That Killed Can-Am

The 1973 Porsche 917/30 Can-Am Spyder is considered by many racing historians to be the most powerful race car to have every turned a wheel on asphalt. The twin-turbo 12 cylinder powerplant was tuned to pump out over 1,580hp in qualifying mode during the 1973 season of the Can-Am Challenge, the teams usually decreased turbo…



McLaren M8B

Can-Am McLaren M8B – The Perfect Race Car Some race cars come off the shop floor ready to win their very first race. One beauty famous for doing so was 1967’s F1 Lotus 49. More rarely, a new car will win its first couple of times out. That same year, Ford’s GT40 Mark IV scored…