Emerson Fittipaldi

16. Feb 2019 
by Ziv Knoll

In 1978, the beautiful Fittipaldi F5A, modified to implement the principles of ground effect demonstrated to excellent effect by Lotus, allowed the former World Champion Emerson Fittipaldi to score several good results. The best of these being a competitive second place at the Brazilian Grand Prix.

Fittipaldi finished the year with 17 points and the Fittipaldi team came 7th in the Constructors’ standings.

Source: DR

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