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Vauxhall Chevette NPP87P ex Cars and Cars Conversions Magazine / Fred Henderson Project Car, LWB HS shell

£35,000 O.N.O


Famous NPP87P Chevette 2.3 rally car, originally the project car for Cars and Car Conversions magazine in 1978-1980, built and successfully campaigned by Fred Henderson over this period until purchased from Blydenstein Racing in 1982 by my brother Steve Worf. We competed in this car with great success until 2003, it has had very little use since being kept in dry storage.

Brief Specification:

Re-shelled with genuine HS shell in very good condition, modified to long wheelbase +70mm, professionally painted with HSR bodykit, fibreglass bonnet and hatch

Single cam 2.3 engine 180 bhp as built by Blydenstein, with twin 48 Dellortos

Custom Ralloy radiator

Getrag 5 speed direct top gearbox

4 linked axle with panhard rod, LSD and low CWP, believed to be 4.6

AP Racing Lockheed 4 pot front brakes

Adjustable pedal box, twin servos

Bilstein Shock Absorbers

Full Cage


In date seats

Out of date Competition Log Book, Extinguishers and belts.

New 7×15” wheels with Michelin PS3 tyres

14 other period 6J & 7J x13” wheels with various tyres

MOT Exempt

Since 2019 it has only done one track day. In 2021, about only 100 road miles ago, the engine was refreshed with new clutch, shells, water pump and seals. Very little use since gearbox and axle rebuilds.

Serious enquiries only please, £35000 ono.

Located near Matlock.

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by kenworf
Published: 24 June 2024 (3 weeks ago)
£35,000 O.N.O
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