The first model of the revived brand Brabham was shown on video. Almost showedMarch 23, 2018
The company Brabham Automotive, owned by the son of three-time champion of Formula 1 Jack Brabham David, showed the video on his first model. The teaser of the novelty, whose public debut is scheduled for May 2 of this year, is published on the manufacturer’s YouTube channel.
On the model at the moment there is no information. It is known only that its name consists of the prefix BT, in honor of the founders of the company of Jack Braban and Ron Toranac, and the number 62 – the ordinal number in the line of the mark. Earlier, Brabham also published an audio sound engine of the novelty.
According to Autocar, it will be a track-oriented road hypercar equipped with a V-shaped “eight”. The nearest competitor of the BT62 edition is McLaren Senna. The producer himself speaks of the model that it is “built to establish the best lap time”, but it is still unknown where.
In the world of motorsport, the brand Brabham is known for a number of innovations. In particular, the company was the first to use the wind tunnel for fine-tuning the Formula-1 cars, brake mechanisms from CFRP, as well as a system of forced air discharge, both on the BT46B.
At the wheel of Brabham BT52 Nelson Piquet won the second champion title in Formula-1, and the whole team took part in 402 Grand Prix and twice won the Cup of designers.