Grand Prix History in Scale Models

1974, Iso, Jacques Laffite, Spark

1974 Iso-Marlboro FW Laffite

After backers Iso and Marlboro left Frank Williams before the 1974 season, his team continued to use Iso-Marlboro car from 1973 in slightly revised specification. The car was renamed the Iso–Marlboro FW, and Arturo Merzario who left Ferrari, moved to Williams. Experienced Italian  was able to get top-6 finishes at Kyalami and Monza, and Frank Williams team finished the season in 10th position ahead of Surtees, Lola and eight other F1 teams. The second Iso-Marlboro car was entered since the South African Grand Prix driven by various drivers – Dane Tom Belso, Dutch Gijs van Lennep, French Jean-Pierre Jabouiille and Jacques Laffite. Rookie Jacques Laffite took the second Williams seat from German Grand Prix for the remainder of the season. He retired in his debut race and finished only once in 1974, 15th in Canada.

1974F1WCGerman GP
Driver No.Entrant
Jacques Laffite21Frank Williams Racing Cars
Scale ManufacturerCollection
Cat. No.QualityRarity

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