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Lance Reventlow Sells a Scarab in 1959

Lance Reventlow is seen with Chicagoans Ed and Jack Stephani, as they pick up the famous Scarab racing car they had just bought from Reventlow on March, 19, 1959. The caption on the press photo mentions that the Scarabs (there were two), were built in 1958 and the car had won 18 major races. This…

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Nickey Chevrolet Buys the Famous Chuck Daigh Scarab

Lance Reventlow and the Scarab racing cars he had built by his own company which was incorporated in 1957, turned out be legendary. Reventlow who along with Warren Olson, assembled a team of very talented racing car builders starting, with Dick Troutman and Tom Barnes. They then chose Ken Miles to design the chassis and…

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