This 1967 McLaren M1C has chassis #40/04 and is one of about 24 cars built to compete in the Can-Am Series. The car was delivered new to Skip Scott/Carl Haas and was sponsored by Drummond Racing. Scott's teammate for that year was Charlie Parson.
The car is powered by a 355 cubic inch Chevy small block engine with 4 48 IDA Weber carburetors on a McKay magnesium manifold, with Crower roller cam/rockers, aluminum flywheel with Tilton metallic clutch, Carrello rods, reworked 202 heads, Mallory dual point distributor, Hewland LG500 transaxle and was dynoed at 520 horsepower. A two-year restoration was completed in 2000.
|ARRINERA GT DRAWS POLISH-RELATED INSPIRATION FROM RACING PIONEERS AT BROOKLANDS|
|◾Arrinera Racing inspired by Anglo-Polish sporting and historical ties
◾New GT powered by 7-litre V8 in modular spaceframe chassis
◾Plans forming for Polish-designed supercar to race in 2017
◾Road-legal Track Day version of Hussarya GT to follow
LONDON, November 15th 2016 Polish supercar manufacturer Arrinera Racing headed to Brooklands in the past week to present two of its new Hussarya GTs that have been inspired by its nation's unique historical and sporting ties to Britain, as ...[Read more...]|
|BMWUSA CLASSIC TO RUN SEVEN CLASSIC RACE CARS IN CENTENARY CELEBRATION AT THE ROLEX MONTEREY MOTORSPORTS REUNION 2016|
|Woodcliff Lake, N.J. – August 9, 2016…BMW USA Classic will run seven historic race cars at the 2016 Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion on August 18-21 in Monterey, California. BMW is the featured marquee at the Rolex Reunion and the brand will be represented by 64 vintage BMW race cars ranging from a strong group of 1930's 328s to the all concurring BMW V12 LMR of 1999. The Rolex Reunion promises to be the largest gathering of BMW M1 ProCars ever assembled in the USA. Finally, all five fa...[Read more...]|
|Artcurial : LeMans Classic 2016|
| ||Circuit des 24 Heures, Le Mans - Since 2010 Artcurial Motorcars has been attracting French and international collectors to the highly prestigious LeMans Classic, held on one of the most famous circuits in the world. The fourth edition of this biennial sale, taken by Maitre Herve Poulain, and aided by Matthieu Lamoure and Pierre Novikoff, realized 9,007,016€ / $9,907,718 with 73% selling, including the collectors' car section which accounted for 8,717,752€ / $9,589,567.
A variety of ...[Read more...]|
|FERRUCCIO LAMBORGHINI'S LEGENDARY UNIQUE RIVA AQUARAMA LAMBORGHINI HAS BEEN RESTORED|
|◾The fastest Riva Aquarama in the world restored to original condition by Dutch specialist Riva-World
◾Twin 350 hp 4.0 V12 Lamborghini engines from the equally legendary 350 GT
◾Collector's item for true connoisseurs
Uithoorn, 7 October 2013 – The maritime world is a living legend richer with the launch of the Riva Aquarama Lamborghini, which has been fully restored to its original condition. Built 45 years ago for and commissioned by Ferruccio Lamborghini, founder of the superb Ital...[Read more...]|
|Italian Racing Classics Lead Gooding & Company's 10th Anniversary|
|SANTA MONICA, Calif. (June 4, 2013) – Gooding & Company, the official auction house of the Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance acclaimed for selling the world's most significant and valuable collector cars, will be hosting the 10th Anniversary sale of the Pebble Beach Auctions on August 17 and 18. This year Gooding & Company offers an early preview of some of the most highly sought after and rapidly amassing value collectible – the distinguished Italian race car. Auction highlights include a...[Read more...]|