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Alan Jones Williams FW07/01 to be auctioned

< ► > The Williams #27 Chassis FW07/01 was raced eight times by Alan Jones and Clay Regazzoni during the 1979 Formula 1 World Championship season is now fully restored and will be auctioned by racecarsdirect.com The FW07 was Williams Grand Prix Engineering’s first attempt at a ‘ground effect’ car. Following on from the success of the Lotus 79 Patrick Head, the teams Chief Engineer since its formation in 1977, along with Neil Oatley and Frank Dernie took these aerodynamic principles and with the help of a wind tunnel at Imperial College (London) set about honing his design for what would become the FW07. It was the FW07 that would ultimately propel Williams into a...
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