Team Lotus entered the two Lotus - Fords in the Indy car 200 mile event, the "Tony Bettenhausen 200," on August 18, for Jim Clark and Dan Gurney. The race was at Wisconsin State Fairgrounds one-mile track at Milwaukee. At Milwaukee, Clark qualified on pole with Gurney joining him on the front row of the starting grid. In the race, Jim took the lead at the start and led flag to flag, lapping all but second place finisher Foyt in the process. Gurney finished third.