Complete tubeframe Hbody race chasis

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Complete tubeframe Hbody race chasis

Postby bluevega » Sun Aug 24, 2014 8:39 pm

This is an exact tubeframe chassis with a 76 Vega body bolted to it. Car was raced SCCA as GT3 so it is 60" track. The nose and the roof/read hatch.tail ,lights are on only part bolted on. Read fenders, front fenders, and doors are removable. Currently the Cosworth engine dyno'ed at 240 horsepower is installed with Super-T10 trans. Listed are the additional addons. Will sell $4000 as is on $3000 rolling chassis. More picture available to email address.
Last raced as GT3 with Chevrolet Vega GT body.
Completely tube framed rear wheel drive.
60” track/97” wheelbase.
Coil over shocks/tube frame suspension.
Front Sway bar/adjustable.
13” 4 bolt custom wheels.
Aluminum interior with raised passenger compartment floor.
Roof/hatch/tail lights and Front nose bolts on chassis.
All side panels (Front and rear fender/doors) Z’ed.
Chevrolet Cosworth engine Inline 4 designed by Higman Racing.
HPV-1 Direct Ignition System.
Dry sump Oil system with oil tank heater and dual screen fliters.
Borg Warner Super T10 (4 speed Close ratio)/Munice (4 Speed Wide ratio).
Hurst shifer mounted to chassis.
Quarter Master Dual disk clutch with hydraulic throughout bearing.
Chassis capable of handling V6 or small block v8.
Heavy Duty Quick change rear end with 4.86 ring by Chester Racing.
Rear end oil cooler/pump.
12 Gallon Fuel Cell with dual pickups/Single Holley High Performance electric Pump.
Aluminum racing radiator with custom duct shroud.
Wilwood brake/Clutch pedal assembly with master cylinders.
Wilwood brake calibers with racing rotors.
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Re: Complete tubeframe Hbody race chasis

Postby JimW » Thu Oct 09, 2014 12:11 am

How much does this weigh?
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Re: Complete tubeframe Hbody race chasis

Postby hammerdown7 » Thu Oct 09, 2014 6:33 pm

Any more pictures? What mods were made to the Cosworth. Higman engines were for methanol, ran 14:1CR.


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Re: Complete tubeframe Hbody race chasis

Postby NixVegaGT » Fri Feb 27, 2015 8:47 am

OMG! This would be a kick-ass project! I wish I had room for this car. $4k is a great number. This would be a fun track day car if nothing else. Hmmmm…
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