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  Matra MS5 Ford
 

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Country of origin:France
Produced in:1965
Numbers built:12 (F3 & F2)
Author:Wouter Melissen
Last updated:January 22, 2016
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Chassis 03 One of the 1966 works cars, this example was originally fitted with the BRM P80 F2 engine and campaigned by the factory team for Jo Schlesser. It was crashed in July at Syracuse, and not repaired in period. A subsequent owner repaired the car and fitted it with a 1967-specif>>>

Chassis 04 Built to Formula 2 specification, this car was originally fitted with the one-litre BRM P80 engine. In this guise, it was fielded by the Matra Sports team during the 1966 season. Among its drivers that year were Jean-Pierre Beltoise and Jo Schlesser. For the 1967, it was fit>>>

Chassis 06 One of an estimated six Matra MS5s built to F3 specification, this car was delivered to motorcycle racer Claude Vigreux, who had won the French Volant Shell trophy for his exploits on four wheels in 1965. Vigreux only rarely raced the Matra as he preferred motorcycle racing.>>>

Chassis 11 One of the Matra MS5s run by Ken Tyrrell, this car was most likely built to F2 specification and was originally raced by Jackie Stewart. For 1967, it was upgraded with a 1.6-litre engine to meet the new F2 regulations. In this guise, it was raced by Jacky Ickx in the 1967 Ge>>>


  Article Image gallery (31) Chassis (4) Specifications