Ligier JS3 sports racer

Date: 1971

Model: JS3, Sports Prototype

Chassis type: Aluminium monocoque

Chassis number: 1 (the only one made)

Engine type: Cosworth DFV, 3 litre V8

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Gearbox type: Hewland FG400

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History:

Built by Ligier for Le-Mans, driven by Jacques Laffite.

Raced only 3 times: Le-Mans test day, Paris 1,000 Km & Le-Mans.

The JS3 was given to Laffitte in lieu of payment and we bought it from him, it has now passed onto Nicholas Zapata who had it restored and raced by Willie Green.

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