1965 Marcos 1800 GT

1965 Marcos 1800 GT


A rare and special car

Designed in 1963 by Frank Costin, Chief Aerodynamicist for De Haviland aircraft.
An extremely competitive Group Sb under 2 litre car weighs 730kg producing 175HP.
Chassis 4026 is #26 of only 100 ever made.
Hand built with a wooden chassis and fibreglass body.
Engine is a 1.8 ltr Volvo B18 race engine built by renowned Kim Baker.
Transmission is a Volvo M40 gearbox with genuine Volvo close ratio gears.
Competition brakes and suspension.
Underwent a meticulous restoration from 2008 to 2017 and is immaculate.
Specialist spare parts are easily obtained from Marcos Heritage Spares in England, however spares for all mechanicals are easily obtained in Australia.

Includes the following:
An extensive history file including its original green cardboard logbook issued in England in 1965.
Photocopies of its original bill of sale and other documents issued by Marcos Heritage of England.
Original FIA logbook issued in England in 2000.
Original CAMS logbook issued in Australia in 2004.
Photos of its restoration and several magazine articles featuring the car.

The car is situated in Sydney, and we are happy to schedule inspections almost any day, or video calls for anybody outside Sydney.

Make & Model: Marcos 1800 GT

Year: 1965

Race Group: Group S - Production Based Sports Cars​

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