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1970 SCCA Continental Championship season
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The 1970 SCCA Continental Championship season was the fourth annual running of the Sports Car Club of America's open wheel racing series. Formula A was dropped entirely.

Round Event date Event name Circuit Duration Formula 5000 winner

Formula 5000 vehicle

Formula One winner

Formula One vehicle

1 April 19 Riverside Grand Prix Riverside International Raceway 40 laps John Cannon

McLaren M10B - Chevrolet V8

Gus Hutchison

Brabham BT26A - Cosworth DFV V8

2 May 24 Lucerne 100 Edmonton, Alberta 40 laps Ron Grable

Lola T190 - Chevrolet V8

Gus Hutchison

Brabham BT26A - Cosworth DFV V8

3 June 7 Seattle Grand Prix Seattle, Washington 45 laps John Cannon

McLaren M10B - Chevrolet V8

no finishers
4 June 14 Monterey Grand Prix Laguna Seca Raceway 50 laps Ron Grable

Lola T190 - Chevrolet V8

no finishers
5 June 28 Continental 49'er Sears Point International Raceway 40 laps John Gunn

Surtees TS5A - Chevrolet V8

Gus Hutchison

Brabham BT26A - Cosworth DFV V8

6 July 5 Dallas Grand Prix Dallas International Motor Speedway 41 laps John Gunn

Surtees TS5A - Chevrolet V8

Gus Hutchison

Brabham BT26A - Cosworth DFV V8

7 July 18 Road America Grand Prix Road America 25 laps John Cannon

McLaren M10B - Chevrolet V8

8 August 1 Le Circuit Continental Circuit Mont-Tremblant 35 laps George Follmer

Lotus 70 - Ford V8

9 August 16 Minnesota Grand Prix Brainerd International Raceway 50 laps David Hobbs

Surtees TS5A - Chevrolet V8

10 September 7 Lime Rock Grand Prix Lime Rock Park 70 laps David Hobbs

Surtees TS5A - Chevrolet V8

11 September 13 Mosport Continental Mosport Park 39 laps Mark Donohue

Lola T192 - Chevrolet V8

12 September 27 Mid-Ohio Grand Prix Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course 42 laps George Follmer

Lotus 70 - Ford V8

13 October 25 L&M F5000 Championship Race Sebring International Raceway 45 laps Mark Donohue

Lola T192 - Chevrolet V8

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