1939 Ford Mercury V8 2 seater road/racing special . One of 3 only historic competition cars constructed for a wealthy enthusiast C.1972 by Elfin Racing Cars Ltd of Adelaide.
Engineered 1937 Ford race chassis,
High compression Offenhauser heads, twin Stromberg 97 carburettors, Fully blueprinted and balanced competition spec. 39 Mercury engine with heavy crank, high compression rods, pistons
special cam, flowed extractors etc.
The car has sensational road and track performance with incredible acceleration, and superb roadholding . This car was designed to be ultra competitive in all historic events from circuit races, hillclimbs, and sprints to long distance road rallies. After 30 years in storage the car has travelled less than 12000 miles since new. The craftsman built coachwork is in excellent original condition,with faultless mechanics throughout. The car is currently on full road registration. Full history, specification and photographic details available by email. Shipping at reasonable rates to worldwide ports easily arranged.
Tel. 61 0407 648 677