Don Nichols, founder of Shadow, dies aged 92

The “tiny-tires” AVS Shadow Mk.1 was a Can-Am car of the whacky, wonderful WTF? variety, but Shadow’s Can-Am dominator of 1974 and most of the squad’s Formula 1 machinery were OMG-beautiful. Few other teams with such a brief span of success have produced such a cult following, but if the cars are gorgeous and jet black, the drivers go fast but struggle to gain results, and the owner is … Keep reading

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