Sports car racing – photo gallery of Ligier JS11 – Photo Gallery (only F1 entries). Ligier Js11 Photo by Daniel James Smith on September 26th, at Goodwood Festival of Speed. photos. The JS11 proved to be a successful ground effect car. It was powered by the widely used Cosworth DFV engine and won 3 races during The JS11 was .

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One of the reasons the Ligier JS7 used in was not particularly competitive was the introduction of ‘ground effect’ aerodynamics by Lotus. Unsourced material may be challenged and removed. Mondial de ligisr Paris.

Ligier JS11

In its opening season, Ligier operated as a one-car team with Jacques Laffite as the lead driver. Concours d’Elegance Paleis ‘t Loo. F1 – This was also the first F1 win for the Matra V12 that had first been introduced in Not surprisingly, as the country’s most prominent racing team, Ligier benefited from substantial backing and it also secured exclusive use of the fabulous Matra V12 engines. Articles needing additional references from June All articles needing additional references Liger using deprecated image syntax Commons category link from Wikidata.

– Ligier JS11 Cosworth – Images, Specifications and Information

He created an exceptional stiff yet lightweight chassis. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. This was due to the immense pressure exerted on the suspension arms and the wheels by the ground effect, causing them to fail under hard braking.


Porsche Boxster Js1. Even so, the team still scored two wins, and would surely have taken more but for several suspension and tyre failures in the mid season.

Retrieved from ” https: Depailler was injured halfway through the season in a hang-gliding accident and was ligie by Jacky Ickxbut he struggled to keep pace with the car and his teammate and left at the end of the season, having scored only a handful of points. Add your comments on the Ligier JS11 Cosworth.

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The carefully designed rolling chassis was clothed in an elegant body that featured the largest ‘venturis’ of the field. However this turned out to be a blessing in disguise: The Quail, a Motorsports Gathering. Le Mans Series Istanbul km. In other projects Wikimedia Commons. Goodwood Festival of Speed. Forthe JS11 was updated ligirr improved aerodynamics and better ground effects.

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In Italy, the logo was ligirr furthermore to “Ligier”. He score an encouraging 20 points, which was enough for Ligier to claim fifth in the constructor’s standings despite only fielding one car. His ‘trick’ was the careful placement of sheet-steel reinforcements in the alloy construction.

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Ligier JS11 – Wikipedia

Ferrari Friday with great examples that starred this year Ferrari BB LM. Campaigned throughout the season by Didier Pironi — his team mate and pilot of the sister car for the season was Jacques Laffite — chassis saw its championship dreams scuppered with bad luck, as is often the case in motorsport, getting in the way of success.

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Porsche returned to the track, the Maharajahs’ Vauxhall ligieg Bentley It was mated to a Hewland gearbox that was available with five or six gears. Cars that competed in the Formula One season. Lincoln Continental 80th Anniversary Coach Door. Starting with a clean sheet, Ducarouge could incorporate these principles in the new JS Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este.

To escape possible royalties and most likely dodge regulations in various countries regarding tobacco livery on toys, the “Gitanes” logo on Laffite’s JS11 was changed to “Citanes”.

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