1958 Gemini MkII Formula Junior

Summary

  • Year of manufacture 
    1958
  • Car type 
    Other
  • Competition car 
    Yes
  • Drive 
    LHD
  • Condition 
    Used
  • Exterior brand colour 
    Red
  • Interior colour 
    Other
  • Location
  • Exterior colour 
    Other
  • Gearbox 
    Manual
  • Drivetrain 
    2wd
  • Fuel type 
    Petrol

Description

Estimate: £35,000 - £40,000
Registration Number: N/A
Chassis Number: TBA
The Gemini MK2 was originally built as the Moorland. Graham Warner (of the famous Chequered Flag Company) bought the company and renamed it after his birth-sign. The debut for the Gemini was the 1959 Boxing Day Race at Brands Hatch with Jim Clark driving.
Four of the 30 cars built were fitted with Ford engines, while the remaining 26 were fitted with BMC engines. This example is fitted with a Swiftune BMC engine of 1071cc, a Jack Knight dogleg gearbox, also strengthened transmission and differential.
The car is fitted with new suspension, hydraulics, electrics, instruments, and brakes. New front & rear uprights have also been fitted, also new wheel flanges, steering arms, stub axle, wishbones, drive shafts, brake shoes, radiator, and a Goodwood silencer. It comes with a comprehensive set of spares, including the nose cone mould, and three nose cones with different lengths suitable for circuits like Monaco. The cha