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Texaco Ford Sierra Cosworth RS500 Group A

Advert ID: 37116 POA


Advert Began: Jan 2, 2017, 13:34
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Description

The real deal, a genuine Factory Works Eggenberger Texaco Ford Sierra Cosworth RS500 Group A race car

Exceptionally rare. An appreciating investment and in its original race specification. One of just 3 factory Eggenberger Texaco Sierras known to exist in the world today. Its provonance is un-questionable along with its outstanding race winning and driver history

Totally famous and an official Ford Works Group
A Touring Car. Fully documented race history. Chassis no# gabejk99269, original Mater race cage + Bosch ECU. Tamiya 1/24th model car and Autoart 1/18th model car. Race history and provonance confirmed by Rudi Eggenberger

The most loved touring car out of Fords racing stable in the last 30 yrs. A very much web discussed and desired car across racing car chatrooms

Full nut + bolt rebuild regardless of expense undertaken in 2010, international museum history - never stripped or robbed of any of its 909 Motorsport parts. Last Group A race - 1990 Fuji 500

Driven by all the famous drivers Ford had on their payroll at the time (Ludwig, Soper, Dieudonne, Boutsen, Brancatelli, Niedzwiedz, and Hahne). More laterly by kiwi Touring Car Legend Jim Richards here in NZ

Condensed Racing History
1988 ETCC 5 race wins - Ford/Texaco sponsorship
1988 Pole sitter at Spa 24hrs, 2nd outright
1988 Clinched 1988 ETCC crown for Fo Mo Co, finishing 1st in the last race of the season, beating BMW for the Manufacturers Crown

1989 DTM Germany - Ford/Mobil sponsorship
1989 Numerous race wins and provided Klaus Niedzwiedz with 2nd overall in the 1989 DTM championship

1990 JTCC Japanese Touring Car Championship Artnature Racing Team
1990 4th overall JTCC

1991-2005 Fuji Motor Museum, Mt Juji, Japan

2011-2014 NZFMR + Leadfoot Festival - demonstration laps, driven by Jim Richards

Fully documented complete history available upon request along with all details and photos of 2010 tear down + freshen

International buyers welcome + gst exempt to overseas buyers

Seller Info

Hoffman Ford

Member Since:
16 Feb 2015

Pahiatua, 4910

Phone: +64274395342
Phone 2: +6463767498

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