David Coulthard 1999 McClaren Mercedes 4/14 Minichamps 1:43
1999 British Grand Prix, David Coulthard started from third and Irvine was fourth. Magny-Cours winner Heinz-Harald Frentzen was fifth, with his Jordan team-mate Damon Hill sixth.
At Stowe corner, on the first lap, Michael Schumacher’s Ferrari left the track, skipped across a gravel trap and slammed hard into a tyre wall. The race was stopped while the driver was extricated from the wreckage. He suffered a broken right leg, ending his World Championship hopes.
Coulthard was left to win his home Grand Prix.
Toyota Promotional Showcar
Ltd Edition 8,002 pieces.
NB Case has scuffs and scratches but the car and base are in very good condition as per photos, note no driver as this is the Promotional Showcar.
In 2002 the drivers were A McNish and M Salo. The Toyota Team was created in 2000 and made their F1 debut in 2002 finishing 10th in the constructors’ championship and announcing that they would have two new drivers in 2003. Olivier Panis and Christiano da Matta took the team to 8th place in 2003.