Lola T280 group 5 (1972)
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Chassis numbers
Chassis history

Specifications

5 units built
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Engines

Analytical specifications and drawings

V8 (90o) cylinder
2993cc capacity
DOHC with 4 valves per cylinders
Natural aspiration with Lucas Mark II mechanical fuel injection
Power output, 445 HP / 332 KW @ 10500 rpm
Torque, 339 Nm / 250 ft lbs @ 8500 rpm

Hewland DG 300, 5 speed manual gearbox
glass-fibre reinforced plastic panels bodyshell on aluminium monocoque chassis
Front suspension double wishbones, coil springs over dampers, anti-roll bar
Rear suspension reversed lower wishbones, top links, twin trailing arms, coil springs over dampers, anti-roll bar
rack and pinion steering
ventilated discs, all-round
Wheelbase 2336 mm (92 in)
Track (fr/r) 1346 mm (53 in) / 1346 mm (53 in)
660kg


Results in WSCC

Season
Car entry, chassis number Car number/ result
Buenos Ayres Dayt Sebring Brands Hatch Monza Spa Targa Florio Nurb Le Man Zeltweg Watkins Glen
Team 1000km 6h 12h 1000km 1000km 1000km 1000km 24h 1000km 6h
Ecurie Bonnier, T280-HU1 #14, 7th #14, elec trics #3, wish bone #4, acci dent #7, clutch #9, igni tion #90, acci dent
Ecurie Bonnier, T280-HU2 #12, gear box #12, OTL #12, 6th #4, shock absorber #5, fuel pump #8, 5th #8, fatal acci dent
Ecurie Bonnier in entry list
Guy Edwards in entry list
Zitro Racing in entry list
Wendt Racing in entry list
Total points
15
4 5 6
Statistics
Works Starts/finishes 14/3 2/1 2/0 1/1 2/0 2/0 1/1 2/0 1/0 1/0
Driver Team entries and car number
Ecurie Bonnier
Gérard Larrousse 12, 14 14 12 3, 4 4 8 7, 8 9 90
Reine Wisell 12 12 12 4 5 + 90
Chris Craft 14 14 3
Jo Bonnier 12 12 5 7, 8
Nestor Garcia-Veiga 14
Hughes de Fierlant 4 8 7
Gijs van Lennep 8
Dominique Martin +
Vic Elford 9

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Brands Hatch '72
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Drawings

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