George Follmer drove Southgate’s DN4 in the five-race 1974 Can-Am season, earning three poles and turning in a pair of fastest laps while chasing teammate Jackie Oliver’s sister car to the Can-Am’s final championship.
Photo: Dan R. Boyd
At the end of the 1972 season, I left BRM to join Don Nichols and his Shadow race team, my brief was not only to design a Formula One challenger, but also to work on a new sports racing Can-Am car, the DN2. Shadow had competed in the Can-Am series prior to my working for them. The brief was for the car to be designed and built in the UK and shipped over to the U.S. once complete. I had…
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