New Lola Downhill Prototype
The Lola Group has joined forces with management consultancy firm
AT Kearney to create this machine, the Indego, to compete in the
soapbox derby at the Festival of Speed at Goodwood this weekend.
Kearney’s Jeff Beer will guide this remarkable looking machine
this weekend: in testing in April, it reached 54 mph down the Goodwood
looking forward to going to Goodwood with what is without doubt
our strongest challenger yet,” says Beer. “AT Kearney
would like to acknowledge the assistance that Lola have given to
this, as their skill and dedication has made such a difference in
our participation this year. It’s easy to see why Lola is
usually the first port of call when it comes to the capabilities
it has, in particular, composites and aerodynamics.
all about momentum and then carrying as much speed as possible through
the Molecomb turn," Beer continued. " After the test day,
I must say expectation is high because the Indego was an absolute
joy to drive as it was so precise and nimble. The steering is so
direct and it handled like a total dream. I can’t praise it
too highly and I think we have a very good chance this weekend."