FORMULA 1

1970 British Grand Prix - Brands Hatch

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1. Ronnie Peterson signing autographs - Antique Automobiles March 701 Cosworth
2. Dan Gurney's last Grand Prix - McLaren M14A Cosworth
3. Clay Regazzoni's Ferrari 312B
4. Chris Amon's March 701 Cosworth, with mechanic in the cockpit
5. Mario Andretti gets ready
6. Mario's STP March 701 Cosworth - Peter Connew studies the rear end
7. Mario is ready to go
8. 2 of the works McLaren M14As - #9 is Denny Hulme's car
9. Graham Hill's Rob Walker entered Lotus 49C Cosworth
10. Jackie Stewart's Tyrrell Racing March 701 Cosworth, with VERY out of balance wheels, apparently!
11. One of the Matra Simca MS120
12. Jean-Pierre Beltoise in his Matra - looking extremely dubious

The 1970 British Grand Prix saw the debut of the Surtees TS7 Grand Prix car. The following images were taken as the car prepared to venture onto a Grand Prix circuit for the first time.

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The Surtees pictures are pretty self-explanatory, but it is worth noting that in # 17, the 2 young men in the background are Shahab Ahmed (white sweater) and Peter Connew (orange sweater), who were the design draughtsmen responsible for turning John Surtees ideas into a living Formula 1 car.

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The following images are a bit of a mish-mash but will be sorted and regrouped later.....

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1. Yardley B.R.M P.153 - 1971 British Grand Prix, Silverstone
2. Brabham BT.34 - Graham Hill - 1971 - probably Brands Hatch 'Race of Champions' ???
3. Frank Williams' March 711 - Henri Pescarolo - venue (see above)
4. A.T.S D4 - Marc Surer - 1980 British Grand Prix - Brands Hatch
5. Williams FW.07 - Rupert Keegan - 1980 British Grand Prix - Brands Hatch
6. Ferrari 312T5 - Jody Scheckter - 1980 British Grand Prix - Brands Hatch
7. Lotus 81 - Mario Andretti - 1980 British Grand Prix - Brands Hatch
8. Alfa Romeo 179 - Patrick Depailler - 1980 British Grand Prix - Brands Hatch   (Patrick's last race!)

The following 8 pictures were taken on the straight before Hawthorns Bend at Brands Hatch during the 1976 British Grand Prix.

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1. Chris Amon (who else?) - Ensign N176
2. Carlos Reutemann - Brabham Alfa BT45
3. Gunnar Nilsson - Lotus 77
4. Jody Scheckter - Tyrrell P34
5. Brett Lunger - Surtees TS19
6. John Watson - Penske PC4
7. Emerson Fittipaldi - Copersucar FD04
8. Tom Pryce - Shadow DN5B & Jacques Laffite - Ligier Matra JS5

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