APR 04th 2016

Video: 'Black Beauty' The Lotus 79 That Dominated F1

So assured was Team Lotus of the Type 79's dominance that it used to print 'win' stickers for the car ahead of races so they could be applied in front of the rival Ferrari team. The car was able to lap two seconds faster than the previous year's Type 78 and represented the ultimate incarnation of the ground effect era grand prix racers.

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