2000 Chrysler ViperGTS/R ex. Paul Belmondo Racing - FIA GT & Le Mans
We are delighted to offer the Viper GTS/R chassis C25, one the 2000 customer car which was ordered by Paul Belmondo Racing ( PBR). The car was entered in the 2000, and 2002 FIA-GT and the 2001 Le Mans 24h. In 2003 the car was retired after a damaged in the French GT but rebuilt in 2004 for its last season 2005 the LMS. From 2000 until its retirement in the end of 2005, it was only raced by top team PBR and perfectly maintained.
In 2002 the car was largely modified and upgraded to GT1 specifications which includes :
- Mader engine and airbox
- Holinger sequential gearbox
- Large track and body
- Upgraded aero, 2 meters rear wing
- Upgraded front cooling and ducting
- Moton 4 ways shocks
From 2000 to 2003 C25 has always been a front runner and here are its main achievement :
- 2000 FIA-GT : 1st Hungaroring
/ 2nd Zolder
/ 2nd Lausitzring
- 2001 Le Mans 24h, car number 56
- 2002 FIA GT : 1st Silverstone / 3rd Oschersleben / 8th Spa 24h / 3rd Enna-Pergusa / 3rd Donington
- 2003 Belcar : 1st Zolder
Please find most of the car’s history on this page : https://www.racingsportscars.com/chassis/photo/GTSR-C25.html
In 2007 the car was purchased by a well know collector who had the car restored by us and used in private tests until it was entered in 2014 and 2015 at the Daytona Classic 24h. It also did two demonstration at Peter Auto’s 2017 Spa Classic and Grand Prix de l’Age d’Or. In the winter 2019/2020 this fantastic Viper was entirely rebuilt to 0hours which includes : engine done to the highest specifications, gearbox rebuilt entirely rebuilt by Holinger, new clutch, wheel bearings, fuel cell, the chassis and suspensions were carefully inspected and crack tested.
The car is offered in « race ready » condition and would be one of the most enjoyable car to enter in Endurance Racing Legends Series by Peter Auto. Art & Revs have acquired a huge knowledge on Viper GTS-Rs via its owner Florent MOULIN who restored and raced GTS-Rs since 2007. We also own the original Oreca’s original spare parts stock, jigs & molds, and we are able to supply the owners to keep these cars running.
We would also be very happy to pursue its service and race exploitation via our racing structure « Iconic Racing » for its new owner. C25 is from the most well know and successful Viper, offered race ready and in excellent overall condition. This is an excellent opportunity to acquire one of the most fantastic and rewarding GT race car ever built.
Please visit Art & Revs website for more information : http://www.artandrevs.com/car.php?id=596