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1966 FORD LOTUS CORTINA FIA RACE CAR L.H.D IN WHITE/GREEN ** MUST BE SEEN **

Sale price: £39,995.00 make an offer
Last update: 04.08.2016

Car location: wigan, Lancashire, United Kingdom
Sale type: Fixed price listing

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Manufacturer: Lotus
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1966 FORD LOTUS CORTINA FIA RACE CAR L.H.D IN WHITE/GREEN ** MUST BE SEEN ** for sale

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1966 FORD LOTUS CORTINA FIA RACE CAR L.H.D IN WHITE/GREEN ** MUST BE SEEN ** Photo
  • 1966 FORD LOTUS CORTINA FIA RACE CAR L.H.D IN WHITE/GREEN ** MUST BE SEEN **
  • 1966 FORD LOTUS CORTINA FIA RACE CAR L.H.D IN WHITE/GREEN ** MUST BE SEEN **
  • 1966 FORD LOTUS CORTINA FIA RACE CAR L.H.D IN WHITE/GREEN ** MUST BE SEEN **
  • 1966 FORD LOTUS CORTINA FIA RACE CAR L.H.D IN WHITE/GREEN ** MUST BE SEEN **
  • 1966 FORD LOTUS CORTINA FIA RACE CAR L.H.D IN WHITE/GREEN ** MUST BE SEEN **
  • 1966 FORD LOTUS CORTINA FIA RACE CAR L.H.D IN WHITE/GREEN ** MUST BE SEEN **
  • 1966 FORD LOTUS CORTINA FIA RACE CAR L.H.D IN WHITE/GREEN ** MUST BE SEEN **
  • 1966 FORD LOTUS CORTINA FIA RACE CAR L.H.D IN WHITE/GREEN ** MUST BE SEEN **
  • 1966 FORD LOTUS CORTINA FIA RACE CAR L.H.D IN WHITE/GREEN ** MUST BE SEEN **
  • 1966 FORD LOTUS CORTINA FIA RACE CAR L.H.D IN WHITE/GREEN ** MUST BE SEEN **
  • 1966 FORD LOTUS CORTINA FIA RACE CAR L.H.D IN WHITE/GREEN ** MUST BE SEEN **

HERE WE HAVE FOR SALE ON BEHALF OF A GOOD FRIEND TAPANI KOSKI HIS 1966 FORD LOTUS CORTINA F. I. A RACE CAR FINISHED IN WHITE/GREEN


THIS CORTINA TO BUILD TODAY WOULD COST CIRCA £120. 00 AND IS NOW OFFERED FOR SALE DUE TO RETIREMENT FROM RACING (WE HAVE PURCHASED THE SISTER CAR FROM TAPANI HENCE WE KNOW HIS CARS ARE GENUINE COMPETATIVE WELL BUILT RACE CARS!!)


THIS IS A SUPERB LOTUS CORTINA AND HAS BEEN VERY SUCCESSFUL DURING ITS CURRENT OWNERSHIP OF NEARLY 30 YEARS AND HAS A MASSIVE HISTORY FILE SHOWING THE BUILD. ICTURES. NVOICES AND COMPLETE WITH A TOTAL DOCUMENTED RACE HISTORY!!


SPECIFICATION:

- Vehicle registration document confirming genuine Lotus Cortina (vin number checked & confirmed - This will not be divulged!!)

- 1596 cc Lotus Twin Cam Engine (All steel)- FIA Technical Passport. valid until 31. 12. 2025- Dry weight of the car app. 810 kg- Body seam welded- Power 165/170 BHP (APPROX)- Tilton 185mm metallic clutch- Quaife synchro gearbox (ally bell housing & tail shaft)- New 4. 7 limited slip differential - Koni front shock absorbers (on coilovers as per F. I. A)- Spax rear shock absorbers (adjustable)

- Single leaf spring (as per F. I. A)

- Two piece prop shaft- Ford Sierra starter motor- Lucas race built distributor- Heated windscreen- Wiring harness rebuilt with soldered connections- Fuses and relays addded- Aluminium door panels (as per FIA homologation)

- PERSPEX WINDOWS

- Aluminium bonnet. oot & doors (as per FIA homologation)- Comprehensive race History documented with invoices. ictures. tc- Engine rebuilt in 2015 with new piston rings. bearings. timing chain. valve springs etc (unused since)- fitted with light alloy wheels & Dunlop cr65 race tyres- laptimer
This Lotus Cortina since being acquired by the current owner in 1992 has competed in 74 races and has never come less than 4th position and has competed both in Finland. ermany (Nurburgring) and Sweden (Anderstorp)


previously the car was registered in June 1966 in Helsinki Finland and was iced raced for many years!!


THIS LOTUS CORTINA IS PRICED TO SELL AT £39. 95 UK STERLING (50. 58 EUROS AT CURRENT RATE OF EXCHANGE!!) - ALL SENSIBLE GENUINE OFFERS CONSIDERED!!!


THIS CORTINA IS LOCATED IN TURKU FINLAND AND ANY GENUINE BUYER IS MORE THAN WELCOME TO VIEW THE CAR OR SPEAK TO THE OWNER FOR FURTHER INFORMATION - DELIVERY IS NOT A PROBLEM AND THIS CAN BE ARRANGED AT COST (APPROX SHIPPING COST £1. 00 TO HARWICH!!)


there is no duty to pay as Finland is part of European union!!


If you require any further information please don't hesitate to contact me on 01695 632014 or 07860 658475


RGDS


DAVID

 

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