Original drawing by NICHOLAS WATTS – Les 24 heures du Mans 1971.
Study drawing for the painting titled: “Langhecks at Le Mans”
For Le Mans 1971, the Longtail Coupe of Vic Elford and Gérard Larrousse, entered by Martini International Racing Team, attained a speed of 240 mph (386 km/h) along the Mulsanne Straight. The charismatic car is depicted leading a Ferrari 512s as they sweep through the right hand curve after the pit straight toward the Dunlop bridge.
Les 24 heures du Mans 1971.
Signed by Gérard Larrousse, Vic Elford and Nicholas Watts.
Print size: 16 x 20 in (40x 50 cm)