Jim Clark Gallery – Page 3

1965 Brands Hatch International Guards Trophy

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Photo courtesy of Ford Motor Company

Jim climbs into his Lotus 40 at the Brands Hatch International Guards Trophy race on Aug. 30, 1965. The race was held in two 30 lap parts. Clark gridded the car midfield at 18th. In Part 1 he placed 11th, in Part 2 the differential siezed. Overall he was classified as “Retired”.

The color of the car was British Racing Green. The chassis number of this car was probably 40/L/1.

The Lotus 30/40 – The biggest, hairiest Lotus Colin Chapman ever built!