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 L.Callaway, NSW. 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 and raced by P.M. (BMC Dealer) Road Test and photos in Modern Motor August 59 and AMS 6/59 p231 showing car at Fishermans Bend Sprints @ 17.66 std. qtr. mile. Entered by Monaro Motors in races at Warwick Farm 9/61 driven by L.J. Callaway. Later rereg. JXP 624 15/1/68. Bought damaged (engine bay fire) in name of Ms. G. Fountain by partner Ron King who then rebuilt for historic racing but sold unraced. Phoenix crank and rods fitted, original m/cyls replaced with modern. I.F. tried to sell at Christies auctions 6/91, passed in @ $35k. res- $47k. P.C. sold through Nepean Classic Cars, widely advertised, 1999.

main index | chassis no. | registration no. | engine no. | owner

This page was created using Vehicle Database software supplied by