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2022 Legendary Race Cars - Vanwalkk VW5 - Set

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Technical details
  • 08.03.2022
  • Fabrice MONACI
  • Offset
  • 40,85 x 30 mm horizontal
  • €1.43
About Legendary Race Cars - Vanwalkk VW5

Little known by the general public after disappearing from the scene too soon, Vanwall was a motor racing team that competed in Formula l from 1954 to 1961, achieving nine victories in just 28 Grand Prix events. The team's name was a contraction of the names of its founder, British in­ dustrialist Tony Vandervell, and his mechanical parts firm Thinwall. Vanwall developed a high-performance, sturdy VW5 which won the first-ever constructors'world title in 1 958, thanks to six wins by Stirling Moss.

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