1970 McLaren M8C

M8 C/D

Summary

  • Year of manufacture 
    1970
  • Car type 
    Other
  • Chassis number 
    70-06
  • Competition car 
    Yes
  • FIA Papers 
    Yes
  • Drive 
    RHD
  • Condition 
    Used
  • Number of seats 
    1
  • Location
  • Exterior colour 
    Silver
  • Gearbox 
    Manual
  • Drivetrain 
    2wd
  • Fuel type 
    Petrol

Description

1970 McLaren M8 C/D Can-Am Car with Chevrolet V8

Built in 1970 as the 6th of 8 customer cars, originally used a s a test car for Trojan and was fitted with a Toyota V8. It was then sold to Canadian Gordon Dewar in 1972, in updated M8D specification and with Reynolds Aluminium block Chevrolet V8. Raced in the 1972 Can Am series by Dewar, before being stored until 1985. Well documented history in historic racing and sold in ready to go condition having being very well maintained over the years. Complete with new FIA HTP papers an excellent entry for any Can Am racing at the premier events, especially this year - the 50th anniversary of Can-Am.

Please contact James Hanson at Speedmaster for more information.

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