Richard Thorne Classic Cars

5266MM 1961 genuine Plus 4 SuperSport


RTCC are proud to offer this exceptional Morgan FIA race car: 5266MM 1961 genuine Plus 4 SuperSport, chassis number 4860. Exceedingly rare with period international race history (1961 SPA) First owner Hugh Braithwaite, but also raced by Chris Lawrence of Lawrence tune, MM was raced extensively in the UK including Goodwood in the early 1960’s. Subsequently owned by a series of well-known British Morgan racers, there is a fabulous history file containing many press clippings and race results from her early years, but also proof of her continuous history up to the modern times. Recently acquired from Germany by a well-known British Morgan racer, MM has undergone a programme of highly detailed work to return her to an absolutely correct 1961 specification both bodily and mechanically. The car is offered for sale as a rolling chassis with pristine fresh paint and ready for mechanical re-assembly, with zero hours fresh rebuild all steel FIA race engine, a zero hours JB Sports gearbox and a zero hours JB sports back axle. RTCC are currently running 8 period E FIA plus 4’s for clients and would love to complete the rebuild of this beautiful historic Morgan to a highly competitive front running specification for the new owner. Very eligible for all prestige historic sports car series and events including Le Mans Classic, Goodwood, Tour Auto, Masters, etc… An outstanding investment opportunity at £149,950

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