For Sale: 1923 Amilcar CG Special in Collinsville, Connecticut


Vehicle Description

Ex Club Member: Howie Gilmore Car - Well known in the Vintage Sports Car Club of America (VSCCA). This Amilcar CG Special underwent a total nuts and bolts restoration by JR Mitchell of GMT Racing (Newtown, CT). The car is a monoposto racer, wearing a completely hand made all natural aluminum body. Currently running a supercharged Ford E93 A engine (908 cc Ford side-valve) mated to a four speed transmission. It has ran a quick 41 second time at Hunnewell Hill Climb (Wellesley, MA), and lapped Lime Rock Park in low 1.20's (Lakeville, CT). A very spacious cockpit, allows drivers of all sizes up to 6'-2" to be comfortable. Equipped with a strong roll bar, five-point harness, fuel cell, and competition seat, to ensure safety. Thanks to JR, the handling and braking are superb! This Special comes with a VSCCA logbook, and is the perfect entry to the pre war class of VSCCA. Also included is a genuine Amilcar engine, with all original accessories, now dis-assembled for inspection ($10,000 value), should a future owner wish to convert it back to original specifications. This Amilcar has been shown and featured at the prestigious Concours d'Elegance in Greenwich Connecticut, and is a wonderful addition to any caliber collection.  Reluctantly offered at $39,999 - priced to sell.

Vehicle Details

  • Listing ID:CC-911066
  • Price:$39,999
  • Location:Collinsville, Connecticut
  • Year:1923
  • Make:Amilcar
  • Model:CG Special
  • Exterior Color: Polished Aluminum
  • Interior Color:Black
  • Transmission:Manual
  • Engine Size:Inline 4
  • Restoration History:Fully Restored
  • Exterior Condition:Excellent
  • Seat Material:Vinyl
  • Supercharger:Yes
  • Engine History:Replaced
  • Engine Condition:Running
  • Drive Train:Rear-wheel drive