1990 Tyrrell F1

019 ex-Jean Alesi

Summary

  • Year of manufacture 
    1990
  • Car type 
    Other
  • Competition car 
    Yes
  • Drive 
    LHD
  • Condition 
    Used
  • Exterior brand colour 
    Blue/White
  • Interior colour 
    Other
  • Location
  • Exterior colour 
    Other
  • Gearbox 
    Manual
  • Drivetrain 
    2wd
  • Fuel type 
    Petrol

Description

Coys Auction - Légende et Passion

Espace Fontvielle
Monaco

On View:
Friday 9th May 2008 12:00 - 19:00
Saturday 10th May 2008 from 10:00

Sale:

Saturday 10th May 2008
Collectors' Items 14.30
Motor Cars at 15.00

Admission by catalogue only - admits two.

Founded in 1958 by the late Ken Tyrrell, a former sawmill labourer and successful Formula 3 driver, the Tyrrell Racing Organisation initially fielded Formula Junior, Formula 3 and Formula 2 cars before branching out into Formula 1 in 1968. The Ockham, Surrey, outfit would go on to become one of the most successful Grand Prix teams ever, and along the way discovered such future driving talents as John Surtees, Henry Taylor, Tony Maggs, Jacky Ickx and Jackie Stewart. In 1969, driving a Tyrrell-run Matra MS80-Ford, the latter would win the first of his World Championship titles with ease.

The following year, with Matra's