At the start of the race Jacky Ickx strolled to his car in protest of the unsafe starting procedure and ended up last, but still managed to win the race in his ford GT40 with Jackie Oliver. It was the last year of the traditional “Le Mans” start.
|Channel:||24 Hours of Le Mans|
|About this program:||24 Hours of Le Mans: The Great History|
|Episode title:||1969 24 Hours of Le Mans|