1968 Lotus 51B Formula Ford
1968 Lotus 51B Formula Ford. The first of the Formula Fords.
The Lotus has the uprated Kent engine with a Hewland MK.8 gearbox. It has Koni shocks, a fuel cell, stainless steel header, and new wishbones made from 4130 and TIG welded. The wishbones were then nickel plated. The Lotus has AN brake lines and adjustable radius rods. The seat has also been reupholstered. New oversized rims and tires are displayed on the car, but the correct FF wheels and tires come with the car.