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CC-220707

For Sale: 1968
in Volo, Illinois

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Volo Auto Museum
Volo Auto Museum
27582 Volo Village
Volo, IL 60073
888-703-1565
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Description
 

TO THE BEST OF OUR KNOWLEDGE: THIS 1968 LEGRAND MK 7A WAS BUILT IN HOLLYWOOD CA AND IS CHASSIS #001 OF ONLY SIX BUILT IN THE WORLD.nbsp; A TEAM CAR ORIGINALLY RACED BY RED LEGRAND AND HIS DRIVER, BRUCE EGLINGTON.nbsp; THIS FORMULA A CAR, DRIVEN BY BRUCE EGLINGTON, WON ITS FIRST RACE, THE 1968 LAS VEGAS GRAND PRIX AT THE NEWLY FORMED FORMULA CONTINENTAL CHAMPIONSHIP SERIES AT THE STARDUST RACEWAY IN LAS VEGAS.nbsp; THIS RACE FEATURED FORMULA 1 CARS AND THE NEWLY FORMED FORMULA A CARS.nbsp; THAT SAME YEAR, IT WAS ALSO RACED BY SAM POSEY AT MOSPORT.nbsp; IT WAS THE FASTEST QUALIFIER AND STARTED THE RACE FROM POLE.nbsp; HOWEVER, THE CAR DNFrsquo;D DURING THE RACE.nbsp; IN 1996 MAYER RACING PURCHASED THIS CAR IN NY.nbsp; THEY SPENT FOUR YEARS RESTORING THE CAR FROM THE ORIGINAL BLUEPRINTS OBTAINED BY THE V.P. OF GENERAL MOTORS-SOUTH AMERICA.nbsp; EVERY PART OF THIS CAR IS REBUILT TO EXACT 1968 SPECIFICATIONS AS RACED IN VEGAS.nbsp; A MULTIPLE CONCOURSE WINNER INCLUDING THE PRESTIGIOUS ROAD amp; TRACK TROPHY.nbsp; IN 2009 SAM POSEY WAS REUNITED WITH THE CAR AT ROAD AMERICA AND SIGNED THE BODYWORK.nbsp; ORIGINAL FULL SIZE ENGINEERING DRAWINGS AS WELL AS THE ORIGINAL CONSTRUCTION PICTURES OF #001 ARE INCLUDED.nbsp; THIS CAR IS PART OF EARLY ROAD RACING HISTORY!nbsp;

STOCK/INV. NUMBER: 14227
Pricing Information
 
Asking Price
$78,998
Vehicle Location


Country
United States
 
City, State
Volo, IL
Zip
60073
Vehicle Basics

Odometer Reading
0

Year
1968

Exterior Details

Vehicle Color(s)
RED

Interior Details

Color(s)
BLACK

 
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