May, 1956 – Juan Manuel Fangio in his #20 Lancia/Ferrari D50 race car at the Monaco Grand Prix. Ferrari would have to retire this D50 from the race after Fangio smacked it into a wall – Photo by Thomas McAvoy for LIFE magazine
1972 John Player Special Lotus 72 Cosworth Ford F1 Grand Prix Car. That is Emerson Fittipaldi driving possibly my favorite F1 car ever. I was at Watkins Glen in 1971 for the USGP and watched him drive the Red, Gold and White version painted model 72.