Last Can-Am champ of the "Unlimited" era, 1974 winner Jackie Oliver strolls out to unleash his sleek Shadow DN4 in a post-season demo prior the U.S. Grand Prix at Watkins Glen. “Ollie” won four of that final year's five Can-Ams. That's veteran journo Chris Economaki hustling along behind.
Photo: Pete Lyons www.petelyons.com
In our January 2007 issue, Pete Lyons shared some remarks about the grand old Canadian-American Challenge Cup series made by 14 influential men who were there. Ten drivers—including two Can-Am champions, a couple of designers, a crew chief and a master photojournalist gathered at last year’s Amelia Island Concours for a seminar on the old series. With thanks to Concours founder Bill Warner (himself a great Can-Am photographer), we now present the second part of our edited transcript of what…
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