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Country of origin:Great Britain
Produced in:1975
Numbers built:2 (Later converted to Williams FW05)
Designed by:Harvey Postlethwaite for Hesketh
Predecessor:Hesketh 308 Cosworth
Successor:Williams FW05 Cosworth
Author:Wouter Melissen
Last updated:October 12, 2009
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Chassis 308C/1 This is the first of two 308Cs built by Hesketh and the only one raced by the team. James Hunt used the car in the final races of the 1975 season, finishing fifth at Monza and 4th at Watkins Glen. For 1976 it was developed into FW05/1. Ickx scored a 3rd in the Race of the Ch>>>

Chassis 308C/2 Although chassis 308C/2 was built late in 1975, it was not raced until the spring of 1976 when it had become FW05/2. It was raced predominantly by Michel Leclere, who never managed to finish within the top ten. Mario Andretti drove the car to 7th in a non-championship race a>>>

  Article Image gallery (24) Chassis (2) Specifications