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Fittipaldi and the McLaren M23 Reunited – Video

Submitted by on November 5, 2014

Fittipaldi Depailler 1974 AustriaBehind the scenes with Emerson Fittipaldi, as he is reunited with his 1974 Formula One World Championship winning McLaren M23.

Opening Image: Emerson Fittipaldi in his M23 ahead of Matrick Depailler – Austria 1974 (The Cahier Archive)

This official McLaren video showcases the bringing together of racing legend Emerson Fittipaldi and his 1974 Champion McLaren M23. Four decades after driving the car to victory, Emerson is back behind the wheel. This time, it’s at the Goodwood Festival of Speed.

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Listen to Emerson explain the turning point in that memorable season, featuring what would become one of the most iconic Formula One cars of all time.

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