Chassisnumber
003
Year
1988
Location
United Kingdom
Car Type
Coupé
LHD/RHD
RHD
Comp. Ready
Yes
FIA HTP
Yes
Interior Color
Black

 

 

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Description

We are delighted to offer this extraordinary 1988 Spice factory car with chassis number SE88C-003 for sale.

This beautiful Spice has been prepared and maintained to a very high standard and is ready to take part in the 2017 Group C series.

The car has outstanding race history being the 1988 World Sports car Championship winning C2 car and 1988 LeMans 24hr winner (Spice, Bellm, De Thoissy) ! In addition, it finished 2nd and 3rd in the 1989 and 1990 Le mans 24hr and has excellent race history during its entire racing career from 1988 to 1992.

It is currently raced in Group C series with much success : it is the triple Championship Winner 2012/13/14 and it is also the ONLY C2 car to win several Group C races Overall - Imola 2012 and Paul Ricard 2014. This car always wins the C2 class and is a regular overall podium finisher !

Chassis : Aluminium honeycomb and carbon fibre monocoque with machined aluminium bulkheads assembled at Spice Engineering.

Engine : 3.9 litre Cosworth DFL prepared by Cosworth engine specialist HiSpeed (UK). Homologated at 540 bhp. The engine has only about 4 hours running since a full rebuild over the winter.

Bodywork : Carbon fibre and Kevlar.

Suspension & Brakes : Double wishbone front and rear suspension. In-period KONI adjustable shocks which have been revalved and tested earlier this year. AP 6 pot calipers. All suspension, brake and steering components have been crack tested for the 2014 season.

Wheels : rims 16x10 inch front, 16x14 inch rear.
 
Gearbox : Hewland DGB 5 speed. Rebuild with all new bearings and new crown wheel & pinion for the 2014 season. 10:31 final drive ratio
 
PI Data logger on most engine parameters.
 
Full documentation including HTP passport, crack check certificates, fuel tank certificates, setup sheets, etc.

An extensive spares package comes with the car.

This Spice is a reliable and very competitive car while it is also simple to run and maintain. A perfect entry for Group C racing !

SPECIFICATIONS

•      CHASSISNUMBER
       003

•      YEAR
       1988

•      LOCATION
       United Kingdom

•      CAR TYPE
       Coupé

•      LHD/RHD
       RHD

•      COMP. READY
       Yes

•      FIA HTP
       Yes

•      INTERIOR COLOR
       Black