Privateer Buys 2007 Honda F1 Car for Track Days

THE TOP 15 POSTS OF 2015: #5- Engine Swap: Privateer Builds 2007 Honda F1 Car for Track Days

December 31, 2015 in Build In Progress / Engine Swap / Home Garage Build / Race Car

8This 2007 Honda ex-F1 car, formerly driven by Rubens Barrichello, is the subject of a build thread on http://www.f1technical.net/ by it’s owner, forum member “F1snake”. We never thought we would write “home garage build” and “F1 car” in the same sentence, but that is exactly what we have here. This particular RA107 example was purchased minus it’s engine, steering rack and steering wheel by the privateer club racer at a local auction in the U.K. for a paltry sum of 37k Pounds. On the following page we take a glance at his heroic efforts in making the car track worthy and operable, once again.