News Details

Hunt's Hesketh to be auctioned

While it is James Hunt's title-winning McLaren that is currently in the spotlight, the car with which he scored his first F1 victory is up for sale in May.Granted, that win came in a non-championship race, the International Trophy at Silverstone, but it was significant in that it marked the beginning of one of the true fairy tales that F1 experiences from time to time… and surely one deserving of its own movie.Having entered F1 in 1973, albeit with a March 731, Hesketh Racing, formed by English eccentric Lord Hesketh and Anthony 'Bubbles' Horsley, recruited Harvey Postlethwaite to pen what was to become the 308, the team's first effort as a constructor.With its aluminium monocoque...
Full Story »
1y ago from Pitpass.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Photo taken by Schumacher and F1 drivers to be...

Photo taken by Schumacher and F1 drivers to be auctioned 5 February, 2014...
1y ago from GrandPrix247.com

Amalgam unveils Vettel's 2013 title winning RB9

Amalgam has launched its much anticipated 1:8 scale model of the car with...
1y ago from Pitpass.com

Honda are making steady progress on road to Formula 1...

Honda are making steady progress on road to Formula 1 comeback 7...
1y ago from GrandPrix247.com

Vettel: Ricciardo has earned his place and I'm sure...

Vettel: Ricciardo has earned his place and I'm sure he'll give me a hard...
1y ago from GrandPrix247.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MotoGPToday.com

Rossi doubted he could win again – Yamaha

MotoGP legend Valentino Rossi doubted whether he could win again in the...
3d ago from Motorsport.com

Rivals refuse to write off Marquez

With Marc Marquez having won only one race this there has been plenty of...

MotoGP moves closer to Indonesian race from 2017

Indonesia could return to the MotoGP calendar from 2017 after series...
21h ago from Motorsport.com

Sykes in control despite close times at Donington

First day of action in UK decides top-20 riders for Round 6...
16h ago from Motorsport.com

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

Analysis: The future of Formula 1 tyres

Free compound choices, 18-inch wheels, a new tender for 2017 - Formula 1's...
4h ago from Motorsport.com

F1 teams face fuel system scrutiny in Monaco

Formula 1 teams faced fresh fuel system checks at the Monaco Grand Prix as...
1h ago from Motorsport.com

2015 Indy 500: Drivers who haven't won the ‘big...

The 99th Indy 500 gets underway in just a few days time and there will be...

Indy 500: Practice 11 results

Power and Dixon on top as Vautier steps in Practice 11 times 1. Will...
17h ago from Crash.net

Popular On TotalWRC.com

SS9: Latvala survives Portugal error

SS9: Latvala survivesPortugal error Jari-Matti Latvala retained his...
25m ago from WRC.com

Latvala finds form to lead in Portugal

He won the same stage this morning and this afternoon in his Volkswagen...
16h ago from WRC.com

Don't hate the wait, enjoy the show

Long breaks are long, too long in fact, but on the other hand, the world...
13h ago from WorldRallyBlog.c...

Latvala leads in Portugal

Finland's Jari-Matti Latvala leads Kris Meeke of Britain at the Rally of...
17h ago from SkySports.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Arsenal and Manchester United warned that £35million...

Bundesliga outfit Wolfsburg have told any potential suitors for...
4h ago from CaughtOffside.com

Arsenal: Could it finally happen?

They’re sitting in third, and could take second before the season...

Arsenal duo named in top 20 Premier League bargains of...

Two Arsenal players have been named in The Telegraph‘s top 20...
5h ago from AllArsenal.com

Arsenal lead chase for £25m midfield general

Arsenal are reportedly in the driving seat to land Southampton’s highly...

Comments

comments powered by Disqus

2014 GPToday.com
GPToday.com is not responsible for the news headlines and associated descriptions and images it indexes, the content of externally linked sites or the comments & postings of its users.

This website is unofficial and is not associated in any way with the Formula One group of companies. F1, FORMULA ONE, FORMULA 1, FIA FORMULA ONE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP, GRAND PRIX and related marks are trade marks of Formula One Licensing B.V.