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  Lotus 79 Cosworth

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Country of origin:Great Britain
Produced in:1978
Numbers built:5
Designed by:Colin Chapman with Martin Ogilvie and Geoff Aldridge for Lotus
Predecessor:Lotus 78 Cosworth
Successor:Lotus 80 Cosworth
Author:Wouter Melissen
Last updated:March 15, 2010
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Chassis 79/3 With three victories, chassis 79/3 or JPS21 was the most successful of the five Lotus 79s built. It was driven to a debut win in the Spanish Grand Prix by Mario Andretti. He would also add the French and German races to his tally on the way to the World Championship. Substit>>>

Chassis 79/4 On his way to the World Championship, Mario Andretti used chassis 79/4 or JPS22 for the last races of the 1978 season. He first raced the car in the Dutch Grand Prix at Zandvoort and immediately scored a victory. This chassis continued to serve well into the 1979 season when>>>

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