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P 27 - Shadow 

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Graham Hill driving a privately entered Shadow at Monaco in '73

1 win from 104 starts.

0.701 points per race.

1973 - 1980.

 

Shadow's history was mixed, chequered. American Peter Revson was killed when his Shadow's suspension failed in practice at Kyalami in 1974. Three years later at the same track Tom Pryce lost his life driving a Shadow after hitting an unsighted marshal, Frederick Jansen van Vuuren, who was running on the track to put out a fire on the sister Shadow. Pryce was killed instantly when the marshal's fire extinguisher struck his head. Australian World Champion Alan Jones won Shadow's only race at Austria the same year. 

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1973 - 1980.
 
Shadow's history was chequered ... deadly. American Peter Revson, heir to the cosmetics company Revlon, was killed when his Shadow's suspension failed in practice at Kyalami in 1974. The car crashed into an armco barrier and caught fire. Marshals were able to pull Revson from the wreck but he was killed on impact. Three years later in 1977 at the same track Tom Pryce lost his life driving for Shadow after hitting an unsighted marshal, Frederick Jansen van Vuuren, who was running on the track to put out a fire on the sister Shadow. Pryce was killed instantly when the marshal's fire extinguisher struck his head. Van Vuuren was so badly disfigured in the collision that a meeting of stewards was held at the end of the race to see who was missing. Australian World Champion Alan Jones won Shadow's only race at Austria the same year. After 1977 the team went into decline. In 78 they scored three fifths and in 79 they scored no points. They failed to qualify for any races in 1980 and were wound up.