In the market for a real Formula 1 car? Well, you're in luck. This 1981 Williams FW07 competed in nine races throughout the 1981 and 1982 championship seasons, and now, it's for sale. Best of all, it's ready to race. You should buy it.
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This car was driven exclusively by Alan Jones in the 1981 season, including at the Caesar's Palace Grand Prix, where he won. It would be Jones's 12th and finial win of his career. Before the 1982 season, the car was used as a test bed for an experimental six-wheeled car, though it was reverted back to its four-wheel setup after the design was banned before the first race. Out of the three races it participated in in 1982, it crashed twice, once in the hands of Carlos Reutemann in Brazil, then again with Mario Andretti at the wheel in Long Beach.
Despite those wrecks, the car is now in perfectly good condition, with recent engine and gearbox rebuilds. According to the seller, it's qualified to participate in the FIA's Historic F1 events in both Europe and the US. That Ford-Cosworth DFV V-8 is one of the best-sounding F1 engines out there, and it's no exception in the Williams:
The car is via a dealership called in England. Unsurprisingly, there's no asking price listed. Considering this is a real F1 car with a race-winning history, we don't expect it to be cheap.