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race car 1974 Lola Chevy Formula 5000 vintage racing - $149,000 (Santa Paula)

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condition: excellent
make / manufacturer: Lola
model name / number: T332 F5000
size / dimensions: 102" wheelbase
In the 1970s Formula 5000 was a professional open wheel road racing series.
Engine displacement was limited to 5 liter (5000cc) with the Chevrolet 302 Z/28 engine being the most popular.
These cars raced on ROAD COURSES in North America with parallel series in Europe and Australia/NZ.

Several constructors built F5000 cars but without doubt the most successful was the type T332 from
Lola Cars Ltd of Huntingdon Cambridgeshire England. This is one of 36 built from 1974-76.

This car was constructed in the summer of 1974 and was raced in the Sports Car Club of America’s professional
Formula 5000 series by Indy driver Jerry Karl for car owner James LaBar (see last two photos).

102” wheel base with an aluminum monocoque tub.
5 liter 302 Chevy; Dart block with Brodix heads, billet crank, roller cam, shaft rockers, and all the good stuff.
Correct Lucas mechanical timed fuel injection on MacKay magnesium manifold.
Dry sump oiling, Vertex magneto ignition.

5 speed magnesium case Hewland DG300 gearbox.
AP Lockheed magnesium brake calipers.
Magnesium uprights at all 4 corners.
Koni shocks.
Original Moto Lita steering wheel, original fiberglass bucket seat, original Smiths instruments.
Very vintage correct F5000.
Includes a comprehensive spares package; wheels, gears, brakes, wings, suspension parts, etc.

1380 lb weight with 530 hp produces an E ticket ride…….
No flappy paddles, No computers, No anti skid brakes, No sissy traction control!

Formula 5000 was a featured race event at Laguna Seca’s 2023 Monterey Motorsports Reunion.
It can also be raced with the Vintage Auto Racing Association (VARA) at Willow Springs and Buttonwillow.

Located in Santa Paula CA…………$149k.
NO TEXTS, please phone 8o5 587-374four……thanks.

post id: 7746678080

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