Trackside Classic: Run What You Brung

The Renault R12 has been covered here a few times, both in its original French version as well as Dacia and Latin American variants. But did you know that at least one was raced here in the US? I took this photo – of an appropriately numbered car – at an Under 2.5 Liter SCCA TransAm race at Laguna Seca in the early ’70’s.