Ford GT40 Mk1 - CAV Replica
Details below have been updated now the original owner/importer has been contacted and has provided further information on the vehicle history and spec.
CAV GT40 Mk1, right-hand-drive, chassis number IA37MONOB66.
Designed and built by Cape Advanced Vehicles in South Africa with a corrosion-proof 304 stainless-steel monocoque and fibreglass body, finished in Lamborghini Titanium Silver (PPG code 210600).
Year of manufacture is 2006, originally imported to the UK direct from CAV in South Africa. SVA/IVA certificate issued 04/12/2006, date of first registration in the UK 31/10/2007. Current owner purchased the car on 28/10/2009 with a mileage of 320, has only added ~1100 miles since then.
Fitted with a Ford 'Windsor' 4.7 litre (289 cu in) small block V8, with alloy heads running on a single 4-barrel Holley carb, MSD electronic ignition. 342/347 HP, 6500rpm max. Engine original manufacture date Sept 1990. Audi 016 5-speed transaxle, AAZ code.
Currently road legal with MOT until 26/06/2021, the car has air conditioning, a handheld cockpit extinguisher, Thatcham Cat-1 alarm/immobilier and separate GPS tracker, motorsport isolation switch and BF Goodrich tyres.
Personal registration 'GT04 DWB' is included in a UK sale but will be removed if the vehicle is exported outside the UK.