Speed World Challenge Mugen Acura RSX Touring Car
Offered for sale by SHG Motorworks is this King Motorsports/Mugen Speed World Challenge Touring Car 2002 Acura RSX - Pre production chassis #37.
This car is one of one, being the only chassis prepared for the series by King with support from Mugen Japan and Honda NA, it was driven by Bob Endicott in 2003-2004.
The car has a long history of racing in North America, after leaving World Challenge it was raced for some years in the Canadian Touring Car Championship (logbook included). It was then purchased by It's current owner and restored top to bottom with it's Mugen livery and many of the original one-off parts and features dating back to the original build such as- Custom AP racing pedal box with bias control,
ATL fuel cell, driver adjustable rear blade sway bar, migrated suspension pickup points, Moton shocks, crawford carbon hood, trunk, and wing element, KMS air dam and carbon splitter, C&R radiator, Alcon 2pot rear brakes, Etc. Initiative was taken to update some aspects of the car during
the restoration process including a fresh Realtime Racing K20 short block, ported head with Drag Cartel 3.2 cams, Supertech valvetrain, RBC intake manifold, and 70mm throttle, Toda Racing header, new stainless exhaust, Stoptech Trophy 4pot front brakes, Penske 3 way struts, P4p lexan rear window, new headlights, steering wheel, and safety equipment. A new transmission was also prepared consisting of a JDM Type R box, 5.4 final drive, Kaaz LSD
and Exedy Hyper single clutch. Attention was also directed toward a full rewire of the electrical system, top to bottom
mechanical overhaul incluing wheel hubs and bearings, spherical suspension pivots, stripping and powdercoat of suspension compenents and everything between. The car has minimal hours since the work was done but has been thoroughly vetted and is ready to race.
The car will include the following spare parts with the sale:
Moton 3 way front struts , original (need repair/rebuild)
Front control arms
Large spring assortment
3 sets of wheels with NEW Hoosier wets and R7
Carbon splitter element and air dam
Brake pad assortment
Other misc parts