The Wolf WR1 was a sports car manufactured in 1977/1978. The car was built for Formula 1 car racing, it was designed by Harvey Postlethwaite and developed by Wolf.


It made its debut on Argentina Grand Prix, in 1977. Its best result were three wins in Argentina, Monaco and Canada Grand Prix (all in 1977). It got replaced by Wolf WR2.


  • Jody Scheckter (South Africa)
  • Bobby Rahal (USA)

Technical Details

  • Motor: Ford Cosworth DFV 3.0 V8
  • Chassis: Aluminium monocoque
  • Transmission: Hewland FGA 400 6-speed manual
  • Fuel: Petrofina/Castrol
  • Tires: Goodyear
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