Grand Prix History in Scale Models

1988, Ayrton Senna, Mclaren, Minichamps, World Champions

1988 McLaren MP4/4 Senna

Driver No.Entrant
Ayrton Senna12Honda Marlboro McLaren
Scale ManufacturerCollection
1:43MinichampsAyrton Senna Collection
Cat. No.QualityRarity
40 884312 / 1

McLaren MP4/4 is one of the most successful Formula 1 cars of all time. It was designed by Steve Nicholls and Gordon Murray and powered by 1,494 cc Honda RA168-E, 80° V6, turbo engine. The design of MP4/4  design goes back to lowline Brabham BT55 constucted by Murray in 1986. MP4/4 overwhelmingly dominated the 1981 F1 season. McLaren’s rivaling temmates Ayrton Senna and Alain Prost, one of the most prominent team duos of all time, won 15 of the 16 races of the season. Due to point scoring system with only 11 best results counted to the final standing, Senna finished in the championship 3 points ahead of Prost taking his first Drivers’ title.

See also models of MP 4/4 by IXO from the Lendas Brasileiras Collection and from Lendas Brasileiras do Automobilismo Collection.

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