1965 Lola T60

997cc Formula 2

Summary

  • Year of manufacture 
    1965
  • Car type 
    Other
  • Competition car 
    Yes
  • Drive 
    LHD
  • Condition 
    Used
  • Exterior brand colour 
    Dark Blue/Yellow
  • Interior colour 
    Other
  • Location
  • Exterior colour 
    Other
  • Gearbox 
    Manual
  • Drivetrain 
    2wd
  • Fuel type 
    Petrol

Description

The inaugural auction takes place in Sydney on December 5th, 2009.
Doors open 5.30pm
Auction Commences 6.30pm
Please note:
Telephone and Absentee Bidder registration closes
12pm Saturday 5th December.
For further enquiries please contact:
Robert Glover on [email protected]
Damien Duigan on [email protected]
ALL ESTIMATES ARE IN AUSTRALIAN DOLLARS
1965 Lola-Cosworth T60 Formula 2
Dark Blue
Single-Seater
Hewland Mk 5 6 speed manual
997cc Cosworth SCA 4-cylinder
Chassis No. SL60/2
Estimate $125,000 - $150,000
Eric Broadley’s first monocoque was the T60, designed for the new 1 litre Formula 2 regulations introduced in 1965 (the same year Formula 1 was reduced to a 1500cc limit). The T60 was powered by Cosworth’s SCA one-litre “screamer” with Weber IDF downdraft carburetors (although fuel injection was also trialled) and a Hewland Mk 5 gearbox. Most were campaigned by the Midlands Racing Partnership from Wolverhampton and the team’s star-studded driver line-up included future Worl