1988 Lola Single-Seater

LC 88 Ford Formula 1

Zusammenfassung

  • Baujahr 
    1988
  • Automobiltyp 
    Sonstige
  • Rennwagen 
    Ja
  • Lenkung 
    Links
  • Zustand 
    Gebraucht
  • Markenfarbe außen 
    Red/Blue
  • Innenfarbe 
    Sonstige
  • Standort
  • Außenfarbe 
    Sonstige
  • Getriebe 
    Schaltgetriebe
  • Antrieb 
    Zweirad
  • Kraftstoff 
    Benzin

Beschreibung

Coys Auction - Automoto D‘Epoca
Padova Fiera
Padova, Italy

Italy

Saturday 25th October 2008

Admission by catalogue only - admits two.

By 1985 Lola had become a prolific and hugely successful producer of racing cars for lower formulae, sports-racing and American Indycar racing. It was this link which brought the name back to Grand Prix racing. Carl Haas, as well as being Lola’s long-time American importer, ran an Indycar team in partnership with actor Paul Newman with backing from the Beatrice corporation. When Haas decided to try Formula One he had the basic components of an entry in place. Through his connections, the car was drawn up by Lola designers and was manufactured by the FORCE concern to be run by Team Haas.

The Lola-Haas THL/1 as it was known, was a very elegant design with clean uncluttered lines. The kevlar composite monocoque was fitted with pushrod double wishbone suspension front and rear, and was