EQUIPE MATRA SPORTS 1970 - 1972: THE SCREECHING EPOQUE

 

. . . continued

 

Chris Amon had to start from the pit lane at the 1972 German Grand Prix at the
Nuerburgring because of an electric problem to finish only last in the race.

 

The last complete Matra made Grand Prix cars were the MS120 C . . .

 

. . . and MS120D of the 1972 season.

 

Chris Amon in the beautiful looking MS120 was the last works driver in the Grand Prix
career of Equpie Matra Sports.

 

Jacques Laffite, here in the Ligier Matra JS9 of 1978, scored the Frenchmen´s V12
engine´s maiden Grand Prix win at the 1977 Swedish Grand Prix at Anderstorp.

 

 

Graphics: project * 2000

 

 

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