John Player Special Lotus 72 F1Car

1972-73 Edition, "CBS" Promo Livery

Description


The Lotus Type 72 ran in this configuration and livery in 1972 and 1973. It looks like it was a promotional version issued by CBS Sports to publicize their coverage of Formula 1 racing on American broadcast television, as it has the CBS 'Eye' on the rear wing.

Production Details


Brand:
Series:
Production Status:
Dealer Promo
Produced:
From: 1972 To: 1975 (Estimated)
Made in:
United Kingdom
Reference #:
154

Model Characteristics


Scale:
1/36
Material:
Metal, Metal -> Diecast Metal/Mazak
Casting Type:
Diecast
Color:
Black
Interior Color:
Gold
Livery - Main Sponsor(s):
Racing #:
1
Features:
None
Decoration:
"CBS Eye" on rear spoiler
Wheel Color:
Gold
Baseplate Material:
Metal, Metal -> Diecast Metal/Mazak
Baseplate Color:
Black

Model Dimensions


Length:
5.25 in
Width:
2.5 in
Height:
1.5 in
Weight:
3.1 oz

Model of


Make:
Model:
Lotus 72D
Race/Body Type:
Open Wheel Racing Car
# of Wheels:
4
# of Engines:
1
# of Doors:
0

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Notable Driver(s):
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Added by: BrianS_43
Last edit by: Pat2
HDBID: 189389