The ultimate expression of Colin Chapman’s lateral thinking - The Lotus 88.

The driver needed suspension travel to survive driving, so that’s where they put the suspension - around the driver’s monocoque, not the chassis! And of all the genius stunts he pulled on the rest of the F1 grid, this was probably the easiest for everyone to copy and yet it’s the one they all ganged up to have banned, even though the stewards kept saying it was legal…