Lola T400 Hu5 F5000 car was sold new to Richard Oaten Racing for Ian Ashley to race in 1975.
At the end of 1975, the car was returned to Lola to be updated to the VDS team's latest specification then sold to American Formula Atlantic driver Allen Karlberg
The car moved through various American owners over the next 30 years to Hamish Somerville in 2008. Used by Somerville in US historic racing 2010.
Entered by Somerville at the NZ Festival of Motor Racing in December 2011 who sold it after the event to Kenny Smith.
Current owner bought the car in 2013 from New Zealand with the intention of racing the car in UK HSCC events but has only used the car for 2 test days and recently ran at the Goodwood Members meeting 2018.
Car is ready to run and will consider part trade for a Gp 6 sports car like Chevron B19 Lola T290 Osella PA3/4/5 type of car.