Classic Team Lotus

Team Lotus Type 79

Development of Type 78, with longer Venturi tunnels, reduced drag, fuel all inboard in one large cell, between driver and engine. More effective skirts. The only Works car to run three prime sponsor displays i.e. John Player (1978), Martini (1979) and Essex (1980 development car). 1978 to 1979.

 

Type No. I.D. Title Status
79 1 1 sold Works
  2 2 sold Works
  3 3 sold Works
  4 4 sold Works
  5 5 sold Works

News
56B Progress
56B Progress

CTL is making good progress with the 56B, in readiness for 50 years since Emerson raced her at Monza, in 1971.

Type 79 is fairest of them all
Type 79 is fairest of them all

Nice that the type 79 has received the accolade of Best Looking F1 Car Of All Time.

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