1976 saw Ferrari produce the 312T to be driven by Niki Lauda and Clay
The season saw the infamous duel betwen Lauda and British
playboy James Hunt and also inspired the movie RUSH in 2013.
would take 6 wins that season, 5 to Lauda and 1 to Regazzoni.
during the season, in the 10th round, Lauda crashed his car at the notorious
Nordschliefe circuit which caused the car to be engulfed in flames and Lauda
to be badly burned and critically ill.
Ferrari, reeling from the shock
pulled out of the following race in Austria.
Incredibly, Lauda stunned
doctors with his recovery and was back in the car 2 races later in Italy
where he finished in 4th place.
Hunt won the title that year by 1 point
The Ferrari 312T has cemented is place in history not
necessarily for the reasons Ferrari or Lauda would have liked.
Ferrari 312T can now be
virtually driven by you in the
Assetto Corsa racing
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