Grand Prix History in Scale Models

1996, Forti, Luca Badoer, Onyx

1996 Forti FG01-95B Badoer

Italian Forti Grand Prix team participated in F1 in 1995-96 with its own chassis. FG01 also known as  FG01-95 was designed by Giacomo Caliri , Giorgio Stirano, and  Sergio Rinland. The car was powered by Ford ED 3-litre engine and was the only car on the grid featured traditional manual gearbox. In 1996 B specification of FG01 was used in 4 first races before it was replaced by FG03 car for the Monaco Grand Prix. The major difference between FG01 and FG01B were semi-automatic gearbox and the engine – ‘B’ was powered by new Ford  Zetec. Luca Badoer and Andrea Montermini teamed up in Forti for 1996 season. Best finish for each of them was 10th place – Montermini’s in Argentina and Badoer’s in San Marino. This model by Onyx represents Badoer’s car from the Spanish Gran Prix where both Forti drivers did not qualified.

1996F1WCSpanish GP
Driver No.Entrant
Luca Badoer22Forti Grand Prix
Scale ManufacturerCollection
Cat. No.QualityRarity

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