1973 Follmer/Kemp Can Am Race Used Jacket

1973 Follmer/Kemp Can Am Race Used Jacket

$3,000.00

Super rare vintage 1970s Hinchman, flameproof Nomex race Jacket. Used by one of the drivers who drove a Rinzler Racing, RC Cola sponsored Porsche 917/10’s, during the 1973 Can-Am season. The two drivers that were employed by the team during the season were George Follmer and Charlie Kemp. Follmer, was the main team driver and had a couple of outright series race wins and many top three heat finishes. It is not known which of these drivers would have used this jacket. This would have been the top half of a full two-piece suit.  The white jacket has red, yellow and blue stripes running down its left side. Applied over the top of theses are patches of RC Cola Racing, Goodyear and Rinzler Racing. To the right chest is a Porsche/Audi patch. On top of the right arm, is the manufactures Hinchman patch.