Event Coverage, Festival of Speed
JUL 29th 2021

Adam Wilkins

Gordon Murray’s club racer with F1 tech

For decades, the 1974 Brabham BT44 has been credited as the first racing car to feature now prolific rising rate suspension, but Gordon Murray actually first designed it for his low-cost Formula 750 racer two years earlier. “When I drew the BT44, I just took this idea and stuck it on,” he says.

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