Race & Rally Parts
Vauxhall Firenza 1976
This is the "Big nail v8" 12 year program to build.
Genuine Vauxhall firenza rex chassis' tags and uk v5 1976.
This car is 8 inches wider than the original firenza then the old nail kit fitted and blended.
This is the only car like this. The project was intitated to fill the missing gap between" Old Nail" and "Baby Bertha." Using a genuine Firenza from one of the original 204 cars retaining the stunning Old nail looks but pushing the cars wider body to incorporate "Baby Bertha" chassis and suspension with the V8 power plant and Nascar Gearbox.
Hence the name "Big Nail"
Sits low on a spaceframe sunny howard modified chassis. 11 inch alloys on slicks with another set of same alloys on wets.
T10 jerico box from nascar
Powered V8 chevy with race cam
Jaguar locked diff. Fully adjustable suspension all round. Weight 1040kg. Ratio is 52 to front and 48 to rear. Excellent balance.
FIA wishart multipoint certified cage. FIA cut off FIA Plumbed in extigushers. Foam filled Tank. Tilton Clutch race flywheel. All electrics function and lights work. Starts on the button every time.
RIAC Motorsport Race logbook.
May part ex for a Historic Race saloon.
More details please ring. Change of plan forces sale.