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GT40P/1078


Built in 1968, GT40P/1078 was built to the Works Specification of that year with lightweight body panels, lightweight roof structure, aluminium fully-ducted spare wheel panel and ventilated discs. The car was initially raced by Strathaven Ltd.

(Left) - Build Sheet for GT40P/1078.


 

GT40P/1078 racing in 1968 at Le Mans and Brands Hatch.

At the Nürburgring 1000 km in 1968.


GT40P/1078 Race Record

Date Event Drivers Result

7/4/68

BOAC 500 Salmon/Piper 11th
25/4/68 Monza 1000 km " dnf
19/5/68 Nürburgring 1000 km " 17th
26/5/68 Spa - 1000 km " Crashed
28-29/9/68 Le Mans 24 Hours Salmon/Liddell dnf
9/5/70 Snetterton David Weir Not known
16/5/70 Aintree " 4th
31/5/70 Nürburgring 1000 km Forrester/de Cadanet dnf
21/6/70 Snetterton - Libre Race Michael Ogier 2nd in class
5/7/70 Vila Real - 6 Hours Weir/Ogier dnf
11/10/70 Osterreichring - 1000 kms Weir/de Cadanet 11th
18/10/70 Montlhery - Paris 1000 kms " 7th


GT40P/1078 now proudly owned by Claude Nahum.


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