A fine 1:20 scale scratch-built model of Graham Hill's 1968 Mexican Grand Prix winning Lotus 49B racing car, by renowned model engineer Gerald Wingrove

Summary

  • Type 
    Toys & Games
  • Lot number 
    153
  • Location

Description

constructed in 1969, number 2 of 2 built, fantastically detailed model of this 1968 Formula 1 Driver's and Constructor's Championship winning car, finished in Gold Leaf sponsor's red, white and gold race livery with hand-painted logos, with full engine, cockpit and suspension detailing, signed underneath "1968 LOTUS FORD built by Gerald Wingrove (MODEL ENGINEER)" the maker's name as engraved signature, with velvet covered base panel with wooden frame inset with plaque engraved with Gerald Wingrove signature, mounted with business card under the base, with a Perspex display case measuring 34 x 18 x 13cm overall.