Schuco Piccolo Porsche 911 Marathon de la Route 1968, signed by Herbert Linge
with autograph card
Reported without VAT. The model subject to differential taxation according to §25a UStG.
- Model: Diecast
- Manufacturer: Schuco, Nürnberg, Germany
- Scale: 1:90
- Color: orange
- Item-No.: SPHL1
- Driver: Herbert Linge
- Limited Edition: 500
The motive shows Herbert Linge with his 911er Porsche with the start number 28. He won together with Dieter Glemser and Willy Kauhsen 1968 the follow-up event of "Liege-Rom-Liege", which took place on the Nürburgring.
The race was about putting the 69 model of the 911er to a final endurance test and demonstrating reliability. The race took 84 hours, 10395 kilometers were driven and the average was 120 kilometers per hour.
The regulations stipulated that a lap should not last longer than 24 minutes and was repaired during a pit stop no longer than 24 minutes. Otherwise there were penalties. The last 12 laps were not slower than the first 12 laps. The lap times for North and South Loop were between 13.5 and 14 minutes.