Assets of Manor F1 team go to auction, including four cars
1 | March 19, 2017 2:16 AM HKT
An auction of the assets of the Manor F1 team has been
launched, with four chassis among the main items for
The administrators confirmed last week that there was no future
for the team as a going concern, and that auctioning the cars
and equipment was the only option to raise some funds to pay
The star items are what the auctioneers Gordon Brothers
describe as four “rolling chassis show cars (2015/2016),” which
are of course lacking both their Mercedes power units and
Williams gearboxes, which have been returned to their
The other intriguing lot is the 2017 wind tunnel model, which
was still being worked on until just a few weeks ago.
There is also a large number of car parts from 2014-16,
including five steering wheels and three other chassis. Also
for sale are race suits, clothing, factory and office
equipment, and the paddock hospitality trailer.
More details about the auction can be found here: http://www.gordonbrothers.co.uk/assets-for-sale/manorf1
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