• Lola Mk6 GT stops by Jay Leno's Garage

    You all know that the Ford GT40 is an amazing and iconic racing machine. Do you know about the car that came before it and paved the way for its lovely looks? That honor sits with the Lola Mk6, or Lola GT as it's also called. Just three examples were ever built and one of them just made a stop at Jay Leno's Garage. CHECK OUT: Jay Leno shows off his vintage Mercedes race car transporter Lola was contracted by Ford to help turn one of its own designs into something the Blue Oval could take racing. The Lola Mk6 was created and it came bearing mid-engine fruit in the form of a Ford V-8. The first...

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    1969 Lola T70 Mk III B From 'Le Mans' Heads To Auction

    While the Lola T70 Mark III may not have enjoyed the same success as its contemporaries from Porsche (the 917) and Ford (the GT40), there’s no denying that the T70 was among the most beautiful endurance racers ever penned. Its resemblance to the Ford GT40 is no coincidence, as designer Eric...

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    Race Car Manufacturer Lola Ceases Operations

    Legendary British engineering firm and race car constructor Lola Cars, established in 1958 and based in Huntingdon, England, has ceased operations after entering administration and failing to secure new investment. The firm, which is part of the larger Lola Group, originally went into...

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    British Racing Firm Lola Appoints Administrator

    British engineering firm and race car constructor Lola, established in 1958 and based in Huntingdon, England, has announced today that it is suffering from severe cashflow problems and has appointed an administrator. The company, which includes a separate composites division and also works with...

  • Lola 2012 IndyCar prototype proposal
    Lola Wants To (Again) Field A Team In F1: Report

    Lola is looking to become the 13th team on the Formula 1 grid, since the depth of its business interests will now support an F1 effort.

  • Caterham-Lola SP/300.R prototype track car
    Caterham And Lola Reveal SP/300.R Prototype Track Car

    Caterham's range of ultra-light track cars have been extremely popular amongst driving enthusiasts in the UK and certain other markets such as Italy, Japan and the U.S., and for good reason. The cars represent a much more simplistic approach to racing, with a no nonsense design and purity that most...

  • Lola 2012 IndyCar prototype proposal

    The Lola joins the DeltaWing as one of the contenders for the next-gen IndyCar.

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