Lot Number 229
Chassis Number TAD/3/54
Model Butterworth Barchetta
Commissioned by Ronald Palmer in 1952, he used a Tojeiro chassis equipped with a 1,500cc flat four-cylinder air-cooled engine built by .....
The first Tojeiro Bristol built for Percy Crabb and raced by him extensively in 1955. The car was a departure from John Tojeiro’s early simpler parallel tube, leaf sprung chassis designs. It was constructed with a space frame chassis, coil springs and unequal length wishbones at the front as well .....
This car is the very important and historic 1952 Tojeiro MG Special, the first car built by John Tojeiro.
John Tojeiro set up his first workshop in 1950 behind the garage of his friend Vin Davidson and over the next two years he began to build his own sports car as a replacement for his MG. The chassis .....
Marque : Tojeiro Butterworth
Model/type : ‘ Barchetta’
Original Registration number : XNK 900
Colour : English racing green
VIN/chassis number: TAD/3/54
Engine number: B4/4
Year manufacture: 1952-1954
1500 cc flat four cylinder air-cooled engine built by Archie James Butterworth run with .....