1970 Lotus 61 Formula B

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Iconic Gold Leaf livery

Fresh restoration by Gary Dausch of Indianapolis IN.

Chassis #140, this car was originally sold to Jim Russell without an engine. The first log book entry from 1972 shows that the car was already converted to a Formula B.

Fresh race prepared 1600cc Lotus Twin-Cam engine

  • Pertronix distributor
  • Ported/polished intake manifold
  • Dual Weber DCOE 45 side draft carburetors

Hewland Mk.8 4-speed gearbox with Dave Bean race clutch

Original lightweight LeGrand magnesium wheels

AVO coil-over shocks

Girling brakes