Summary

  • Year of manufacture 
    1963
  • Car type 
    Other
  • Competition car 
    Yes
  • Drive 
    LHD
  • Condition 
    Used
  • Exterior brand colour 
    Bare Aluminium
  • Interior colour 
    Other
  • Location
  • Exterior colour 
    Other
  • Gearbox 
    Manual
  • Drivetrain 
    2wd
  • Fuel type 
    Petrol

Description

Coys Auction - Grand Prix, Competition, Touring & Rally Cars and Collectors' Items
Autosport International - The Racing Car Show
National Exhibition Centre
Birmingham
B40 1NT UK
Saturday 16th January 2009
Collectors' Items at 12.30pm
Motor Cars at 3.00pm
Registration Number: N/A Chassis Number: DS105
Deep Sanderson as a marque cam into being when successful Sports Car racer Chris Lawrence decided that the new Formula Junior class of racing was one in which the moderately talented driver in a well prepared car could prosper. To these ends in 1959 Chris produced a pair of "Deep Sanderson" juniors. Unfortunately he had decided to stick rigidly to the original rules as set out by count "Johnnie" Lurani, and was out -classed by the Lolas, Loti, Coopers et al. But Chris was not too dispirited, as not only had the 1959 season proved his engineering ideas to be sound, but it had also garnered him the Freddy Dixon Championship in a Morgan +4. The next 3 seasons were to be dedica