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Air-cooled Porsche engine
Currently participating in Group C Racing series and Le Mans Classic
A well-born car: designed and developed by Adrian Newey and motorized by Porsche
Developed in 1985 by the famous engineer Adrian Newey, this MARCH 85 G is a well-born car with an aluminum honeycomb chassis. The use of this material gives it a high level of rigidity and a much higher level of safety than chassis designed in simple aluminum panels. It is powered by a reference power unit consisting of a Porsche 2.8 l air-cooled mono turbo engine derived from the Porsche 935, coupled to a synchronized gearbox of the Porsche 962 type. A model of user comfort, performance and reliability.
?A superb racing history on both continents
The MARCH 85 G 06 is the most famous of the March 85 G's as it distinguished itself in the United States in 1985 with John Kalagian's team before taking part in the 1986 World Endurance Championship with the Richard Cleare team.
Among its achievements, a victory in the IMSA GTP category at the 1986 Le Mans 24 Hours (14th place overall) ahead of the factory Nissans racing in the same category. The crew included the young French driver Lionel Robert, who was rewarded for his first participation in the Mancelle race.
Acquired in the USA by Ascott Collection in 2013, it was sold in 2015 to a French competitor who entered it in Group C Racing and the 2018 Le Mans Classic. It changed hands in 2018 and was entered again in Group C racing.
After several years of operation in historic races, this MARCH PORSCHE 85G proved to be a particularly reliable and high-performance car, with operating costs lower than those of a Group C2 with a Cosworth engine for example. It is the ideal car to compete for victory in the C1B class.
Nice looking Racecar with the possibilities to be on the podium. Race ready with German papers(DMSB-HTP). Have just gone true a full check including engine tune and are ready for action. Chassis nr. 1 with full history. Engine: Ford Pinto 2,0L Gearbox Hewland MK9. Weight: 465kg Wheels: 1 set BBS and 1set March ...
- 31st Mar 2021
March 84 G one of seven March 84G built fitted with a Chevrolet fuel injected engine period race history including 2x Daytona 24h and 2x Sebring 12h fully restored FIA-HTP valid till 2028 comes with a huge spare package
- 3rd Feb 2021
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William I'Anson Ltd are pleased to offer for sale the primary car in the IMSA Championship Winning Season, Blue Thunder Racing Team, Ex - Randy Lanier, Bill Whittington and Emerson Fittipaldi 1984 March 84G Chevrolet GTP. An early Adrian Newey ground effects design, sold new to Blue Thunder Racing to be campaigned by ...
- 12th Mar 2021
March 712, original build as Formula B (Chassisnumber 71BM17 / AM 25 still remaining in the car), Modified in the 90s to Formula2 specification (gearbox, brakes, engine….). Hewland FT200 5 speed gearbox with LSD, 1600cc Cosworth BD engine with Lucas mechanical fuel injection. New FIA HTP valid to 2030! Continental FT3 ...
- 15th Mar 2021