[Viral] 1971 mclaren m8f
Bruce mclaren and denny hulme drove the works m8a to the championship, winning four of the six rounds.In 1971, the m8f was introduced.It was an evolution of the m8d with many changes to the engine.This historic machine is owned and driven by chris macallister.This was driven also by dennis hulme back during the can am racing era.
This 8 liter v8 is a.Bruce mclaren was again joined by compatriot denny hulme, who piloted the second works m8a to the championship.Together they won four of the six rounds that season, with the other two races won by customer mclarens.Powered by a 494 cu in (8 liters) chevy producing ~750 horsepower, weighing ~1500 lbs.Mclaren m8d/e everythings have been said about it, until you drive it and then understand what is *a fast car *.
This shot was taken by noted american journalist/photographer pete lyons at the laguna seca hairpin in october 1971.Days later lyons was 'given the ride of his life' in this car at riverside!Revson won at laguna from jackie stewarts' lola t260 chev and mclaren teammate denny hulme.The 1971 mclaren m8f — 95 customs.At just 22 years of age in 1959, bruce mclaren won the american grand prix.
It was over 40 years before a younger driver would win a grand prix race.The neatest part of mclaren's success is that a lot of it actually links back to drag racing.The lead engine builder for the company at that time was george bolthoff, one of the best top gas competitors in the country.He got recruited by mclaren and went to europe, working there building and developing.1971 mclaren can am m8e.
Anniversary race now scheduled for 2016 silverstone classic.The m8e is an interesting part of the mclaren can am story.It was originally intended to be the customer version of the m8d factory car which.Upgraded and raced in period to m8f bodywork.Maintained in the early 1970s by lothar motschenbacher.
In 1967, 1968 and 1969 mclaren and hulme took turns in winning the title.His place was taken by dan gurney, but he had to pull out due to contractual obligations, and was in turn replaced by peter gethin.1953 damilla special roadster (recreation).112 results for mclaren m8f.Tyco pro mclaren m8f ho slot car racing yelow porche.
Fra wikipedia, den frie encyklopedi.Here are all of its f1 cars…1971 mclaren m8f on board at the 2014 brickyard vintage racing invitational.Mclarens, you've got to love them.The mclaren m8a was a race car developed by driver bruce mclaren and his bruce mclaren.
Historics testing at sonoma aug 2 2013, chasing mclaren m8f a visit to the bruce mclaren trust and the mclaren old boys wall