1978 Gitanes Renault Mirage M9B Tail Section, complete, as raced in the 1978 24 Hours of Le Mans, with scrutineering tags
Lot 25
1978 Gitanes Renault Mirage M9B Tail Section, complete, as raced in the 1978 24 Hours of Le Mans, with scrutineering tags
Sold for US$ 7,500 inc. premium

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1978 Gitanes Renault Mirage M9B Tail Section, complete, as raced in the 1978 24 Hours of Le Mans, with scrutineering tags
1978 Gitanes Renault Mirage M9B Tail Section, complete, as raced in the 1978 24 Hours of Le Mans, with scrutineering tags

Provenance – All new for 1978 John Horsman-designed, GTC Mirage built, M9B Long Tail (á La ,a very tweaked, 1971 Gulf Porsche 917 "L"), also believed to be the Tail section from Renault-Mirage M9B-802, used by Mirage Team driver and 1983 Le Mans winner, Australian Vern Schuppan, to achieve 188 .5 mph in pre-Le Mans Aero testing conducted on a, yet to be opened, section of the Loop 101 in Arizona.
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