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61 Ringwood Road, Parkstone, Poole, Dorset, BH14 0RG
– Friday 27th January 2017 at 11:00am
1978 McCOY COUPE
This very rare and registered as a Mccoy Coupe is based on a 850 Mini running gear constructed with high density GPR . The company insisted on crash testing models before selling to the public. Produced by Arthur Birchall former F1 engineer in the 70’s for Lotus also developed the more famous Hillman Imp engined Clan Crusader. the car was used for two years then stored for 14 years. Fitted with new Yokohoma track day A008 tyres, 4 pot brakes at 600 KG the car is reported to drive and handle very well and is great fun.
Auctioneers notes: Great fun, I should say the handling must be a dream.