Lotus-Ford #82 Driven by Jim Clark at the Indianapolis 500 Race, May 31, 1965

Summary

In this May 1965 photograph, racing legend Jimmy Clark pilots the Lotus-Ford race car to victory at one of racing's legendary tracks, the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. This innovative car's lightweight chassis, four-wheel independent suspension, rear-mounted Ford V8 engine -- combined with the driving skills of Jimmy Clark -- helped redefine Indy racing in the 1960s.

In this May 1965 photograph, racing legend Jimmy Clark pilots the Lotus-Ford race car to victory at one of racing's legendary tracks, the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. This innovative car's lightweight chassis, four-wheel independent suspension, rear-mounted Ford V8 engine -- combined with the driving skills of Jimmy Clark -- helped redefine Indy racing in the 1960s.

Color

Multicolored

Dimensions

Height: 2 in

Width: 2 in

Inscriptions

On top of slide mount: INDIANAPOLIS 500 / INDIANAPOLIS, IND, USA / 31st MAY 1965 / PHOTO: DAVE FRIEDMAN

1965 Lotus-Ford Race Car

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