Australian Twin Cam register

Chassis No:1671_YD_2Year of M/F:23/3/59
Body No:76256Engine No:1251_16GB\U
Reg No:Vic GZK 278Colour:Red (Gl. blue)
Trim Colour:Black

Present Owner:Vermont, Paul 9/04-
Previous Owners:Peter Manton, Melbourne, 59-61 Don Offler, SA, ? Peter Crockett, SA, ? Bernie Woysch, Cormandel Valley, SA 6/83 Ms. G.Fountain & Ron King, NSW- Vic 89. Ian Farrer, Vic. 92. Greg Sinclair, Vic. 3/94 Philip Cave, Chatswood, NSW. 9/99. Mark Foreman 99-9/04

Built less Batt. First reg. Vic. GZK 278 13/5/59, owned by P.M. (Dealer) raced at Philip Island 7/59, won class. Used for road test Modern Motor 8/59 and shown in AMS 6/59 at Fishermans Bend 17.66 qtr. mile. Entered by Monaro Motors:- Port Wakefield 4/60 driver R. Fowler; Warwick Farm 9/61 driver L.J. Callaway. Later rereg. JXP 624 15/1/68. Bought damaged (engine fire) in name of Ms. G. Fountain by partner Ron King who rebuilt. Phoenix crank rods fitted, original m/cy replaced with modern. I.F. tried to sell at Christies auctions 6/91, passed in @ $35k. res- $47k! PV bought 04 rereg with orig number. P.C. sold through Nepean Classic Cars, widely advertised, 1999.

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