1:4 working-scale Ferrari-Lancia 801 F1 model
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Ferrari – Lancia 801 F1, Nürburgring, 1957
A scratch built, 1:4 working-scale model of a Ferrari-Lancia 801 Grand Prix racing car, built by Jeron Quarter Classics in the late 1980s with body by Kenalshire Coachworks, fitted with a single cylinder, fan-cooled engine (previously run) and capable of reaching speeds up to 80 Km p/h.
Aspects include rear wheel drive, hydraulic disc brakes, handmade wire wheels, semi-pneumatic rubber tyres, wood-rim steering wheel and full instrument panel. The removable aluminium body is mounted on a stainless steel chassis with full independent suspension and perfectly finished with ‘Rosso Corsa’ paintwork with applied Scuderia Ferrari decals.
The engine cowling lifts to reveal the engine, and to the rear of the driver’s seat is a metal plaque which reads: ‘GRAND PRIX FERRARI-LANCIA 801 F1, NÜRBURGRING 1957’ and stamped with chassis serial number 01, and engine serial number F01.
Length: 40 inches (102 cm)
Depth: 15 inches (38 cm)
Height: 11 inches (28 cm).
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