What car triumphed the year you were born??

What car triumphed the year you were born??

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Jungles

3,587 posts

160 months

Monday 4th April 2011
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The WDC (Keke Rosberg):



The WCC (RIP Gilles Villeneuve):


ajprice

15,787 posts

135 months

Monday 4th April 2011
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F1 - James Hunt McLaren M23


Le Mans - Porsche Martini 936 turbo


Indy 500 - Johnny Rutherford, McLaren M16E


World Rally Championship - Lancia Stratos HF


Nice smile

DJC

23,563 posts

175 months

Monday 4th April 2011
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Eric Mc said:
Guess the year -

World Driver's Champion




World Constructor's Champion



It was one of those years where the two championships were NOT won by the same team.
Well there was no challenge on the year Eric, but I am struggling on the locations. I had the 2nd one down as Rouen, but from the link I see it was the option I had smile

The top one, I am struggling with, but I refuse to cheat and use the interweb! I presume you know or was it a gallery shot you picked at random? Aintree?

norman156

2,048 posts

135 months

Monday 4th April 2011
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Williams FW11:



Jaguar XJR-8:


Ahonen

4,296 posts

218 months

Monday 4th April 2011
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This was making a small impression when I was born:


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hullbilly

383 posts

111 months

Monday 4th April 2011
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This won the WRC

This won Le Mans

This man won the F1 Championship

PSBuckshot

5,538 posts

98 months

Monday 4th April 2011
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acf8181

797 posts

173 months

Monday 4th April 2011
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harry010 said:
Nelson Piquet - BT 49 - 1981
+1

Alfanatic

7,348 posts

158 months

Monday 4th April 2011
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magpie215 said:


Apparently the above Lotus72

Emerson Fittipaldi - 1972
Thanks, I don't have to search for a pic now, I just have to say +1.

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Pints

18,441 posts

133 months

Monday 4th April 2011
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Another Mario Andretti in the Lotus here (different picture). smile


spitfire-ian

3,371 posts

167 months

Monday 4th April 2011
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1978 - Mario Andretti in the Lotus 79 smile

Urgh, why didn't I see the post above??

gduk86

50 posts

107 months

Monday 4th April 2011
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EDLT said:
Prost won the F1 championship in 1986 driving this:


Kankkunen won the WRC driving this:
Snap

Mark_Karting

899 posts

121 months

Monday 4th April 2011
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F1:


WRC:


Le Mans:
Can't find the exact car, but here's it's sister which finished 3rd


Unfortunately also the year we lost Senna



central

16,742 posts

156 months

Monday 4th April 2011
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Cragglea1

84 posts

104 months

Monday 4th April 2011
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F1- Nelson Piquet, Brabham BT49C


Le Mans- Ickx and Bell, Porsche 936


Indy 500- Bobby Unser, Penske (Ford I think)


WRC- Ari Vatanen, Ford Escort RS1800


BTCC- Win Percy, Mazda RX-7


1981

Busamav

2,954 posts

147 months

Monday 4th April 2011
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Mercedes W196


madbadger

10,748 posts

183 months

Monday 4th April 2011
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PeXy said:
My year Mr Rondeau won le mans, the only time a driver and a car with the same name apparently. Can't find a pic of the M379B. Anyone?
The driver was called M379B?

Funny name.

mybrainhurts

89,412 posts

194 months

Monday 4th April 2011
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Life Saab Itch said:
mybrainhurts said:
Oh, bum, this is most unfair...

EFA wink
A pox on you, sir...irked

Life Saab Itch

37,068 posts

127 months

Monday 4th April 2011
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hehe

snowy slopes

28,614 posts

126 months

Monday 4th April 2011
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mybrainhurts said:
Life Saab Itch said:
mybrainhurts said:
Oh, bum, this is most unfair...

EFA wink
A pox on you, sir...irked
rofl