Monza 50 Years Championship Celebration
Emerson Fittipaldi and CTL were at the Italian Grand Prix this year to help celebrate 50 Years since the Championship clinching victory at Monza in 1972.
Friday, Saturday and Sunday saw four of the iconic cars that Emerson drove during his years with the team from Hethel, on track at Monza as part of the Fittipaldi 50-years championship celebration. As you might expect all the historic cars celebrating Emerson were provided by Classic Team Lotus.
Over the course of the weekend the four cars from Classic Team Lotus (Types 49, 56B and two 72s) were driven round the illustrious Monza circuit by Emerson Fittipaldi, Johnny Herbert, Karun Chandhok, Jaques Villeneuve, Martin Brundle, Mika Salo and Damon Hill. Sky TV were there to cover the three days running which provided some dramatic and memorable entertainment for viewers worldwide.