1975 Lola T360 Formula Atlantic

£40,000.

1975 Lola T360 Formula Atlantic.

Eligible for the HSCC Historic F2 Series. Class B Vern Schuppan Trophy: Cars built with engines conforming to an original Formula Atlantic or Formula B specification of no more than 1600CC manufactured and raced before 31st December 1975.

The Lola T360 established itself as one of Eric Broadley’s premier design efforts. Weighing only 970 lbs. including water and oil, the wind tunnel developed T360 incorporated all of the lessons learned in Lola’s highly successful Formula 5000 and 2 liter sports racing cars into a winning Formula B/Atlantic package.

Chassis HU10 was imported into the United States by Carl Hass. Campaigned throughout the 1975 Canadian Players Formula Atlantic season entered by Scott Racing for Howdy Holmes, finishing a commendable 6th in the Championship behind a 5th place Gilles Villeneuve.

Fresh Ridgeway Cosworth BDA, mated to a Hewland FT200 transaxle rebuilt and original to the car. Car restored in 2010 by Eric Hoult with new uprights and tanks installed. Complete with original owners manual, and an SCCA log book that dates back to January 1978. FIA HTP (out of date)

This T360 is one of 9 known cars to exist, a timeless design from one of the great race car manufacturers.

A wonderful movie from the 1975 Players Formula Atlantic season.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1975_Formula_Atlantic_season

Spares:
4 x wets on Lola wheels
Various running spares.

£40,000.