1957 Cooper Formula 3

MkXI JAP Supercharged V-Twin - Ex Trevor Taylor

Summary

  • Year of manufacture 
    1957
  • Car type 
    Single seater
  • Competition car 
    Yes
  • Condition 
    Restored
  • Number of seats 
    1
  • Location
  • Exterior colour 
    Red
  • Gearbox 
    Manual
  • Drivetrain 
    2wd
  • Fuel type 
    Petrol

Description

The Ex - Trevor Taylor 1957 Cooper MkXI JAP Supercharged V-Twin For Sale at William I'Anson Ltd.

The ultimate Cooper Formula 3 model, paired with the ultimate supercharged JAP V-Twin engine.

Bought new from Cooper in 1957 by Jack Cavill, before being owned by 1958 British Formula 3 Champion, Trevor Taylor, until 1960.
First owned by the current owner in 1960 and fitted by him with the ex - Ken Wharton 998cc supercharged JAP V-Twin engine. V-Twin record holder at Shelsley Walsh in 1962.

Recently restored by JAP specialists Cameron Engineering, and reunited with Shelsley Walsh with Eccles at the August 2015 meeting.
Presented in immaculate condition with a very interesting history.

For more information on the Ex - Trevor Taylor 1957 Cooper MkXI JAP Supercharged V-Twin for sale at William I'Anson Ltd, please enquire or visit our website here: https://williamianson.com/car/trevor-taylor-1957-cooper-mkxi-jap-998cc-supercharged-v-twin-for-sale/