1961 Ferguson P99

Climax P99 Four-Wheel-Drive F1 Racing Car

Summary

  • Year of manufacture 
    1961
  • Car type 
    Other
  • Competition car 
    Yes
  • Drive 
    LHD
  • Condition 
    Used
  • Exterior brand colour 
    Blue
  • Interior colour 
    Other
  • Location
  • Exterior colour 
    Other
  • Gearbox 
    Manual
  • Drivetrain 
    2wd
  • Fuel type 
    Petrol

Description

RM Auctions: Automobiles of London
October 27, 2010
ADMISSION:
Admission to this event requires the purchase of an official auction catalogue available for £50. The catalogue admits two and must be presented at the entrance to the sale to be granted entry.
AUCTION LOCATION
Battersea Evolution
Chelsea Bridge Entrance, Battersea Park
London, United Kingdom SW11 4NJ
AUCTION:
October 27, 2010
PREVIEW:
October 26, 2010
October 27, 2010
To be offered at auction ,Wednesday, October 27, 2010
Chassis No.
P99-01
Estimate:
£475,000-£575,000
243 hp, 2,495 cc DOHC Coventry Climax four-cylinder Hemi, with twin 58 Weber carburettors, five-speed transmission, independent front and rear suspension by unequal length wishbones, with combined coil springs and Armstrong adjustable shocks, four-wheel Dunlop hydraulic disc brakes. Wheelbase: 90"
- Only four-wheel-drive car to win a Grand Prix (Stirling Moss, Oulton Park, 1961)
- Driven by Graham Hill in two Australian GP races in 1963 (6th and 2nd)
- Won 196