Your chance to win a leg­end

Herald Sun - Motoring - - On Road -

ONE lucky reader will soon get a chance to own a slice of motorsport his­tory.

will be giv­ing away one Sig­na­ture Edi­tion model of Sir Jack Brab­ham’s le­gendary BT19 race car, worth $298.

A limited-edi­tion run of just 1000 cars is be­ing made by diecast model car maker Top Gear.

Sir Jack (above) has per­son­ally signed each of the 1000 cars.

En­thu­si­asts can also buy a Col­lec­tor’s Edi­tion BT19 for $129.

Top Gear di­rec­tor Frank Tregel­las ex­pects the Sig­na­ture Edi­tion to be highly col­lectable.

‘‘The BT19 is un­doubt­edly the best known car from his (Brab­ham’s) long and pres­ti­gious rac­ing ca­reer,’’ Tregel­las says.

Sir Jack’s BT19 will be the first of a Top Gear Leg­ends se­ries. The next leg­end will be five-times world mo­tor­cy­cle cham­pion Mick Doohan.

Stay tuned for de­tails in com­ing weeks.

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