Pilbeam Racing Designs

Whilst best known for manufacturing unlimited capacity single-seaters, Pilbeam have also produced 2 models of Sports Libre car. The MP43 of the mid-1980s was an aluminium honeycombed chassis with suspension based on the all-conquering single seaters of the period and the MP91 was a carbon-tubbed, Cosworth V8 engined car based on the company’s LMP2 Le Mans car. The MP43 was a massively successful car, particularly with Hart 4-cylinder engines, and saw Leaders Championship (Ian Fidoe) and even that famous outright British Championship victory in 1984 (Martin Bolsover)

Pilbeam Cosworth Millington Jersey Hill Climb

Charlie Smith, Pilbeam-Millington MP43, Bouley Bay Hill Climb