1970 Francois Cevert Original Signed Card With Bonus Reverse Signature of Colin ChapmanNow Sold
1970 Francois Cevert Original Signed Card With Bonus Reverse Signature of Colin Chapman
Beautiful original 8x 10 photo card of Francois Cevert sitting in his Matra MS650 at the 1970 Daytona 24 Hours. Included in this lot is a rare Cevert signature is mounted below the photo.
Cevert was destined to be the F1 next star in 1973 as teammate Jackie Stewart (then 3 time F1 World Champion) was in his last season with the Tyrrell team. Stewart was ready to hand the mantle of number 1 driver to Cevert as the Frenchman had proved over the last few seasons that he was more than capable of matching the Scott on several occasions. Cevert’s bright future was tragically cut short but today he remains a fan favourite in F1 history.
The bonus of this item is on the back side of the Cevert autograph card Colin Chapman signed it. This is paired with a photo 8×10 photo of Chapman and Jim Clark.Both signatures and photos are mounted on black matting ready to frame.
This rare piece of F1 history comes with a certificate of Authenticity.