1957 Ferrari TRC at Monterey Motorsports PreReunion races (8/14/11)
--- see also BETTER VIDEO of ReUnion races under "Monterey Motorsports
Reunion composite 2011 Ferrari 625TRC".----
*3 liter V12 1957 Ferrari 625TRC in mid-50's sports racing group at vintage
race at Rolex Monterely PreReUnion race. Distances are much less than they
appear due to fish eye GoPro cam. Better video to come next weekend at the
full Motorsports Reunion race.
This car (0680MDTR) has been accepted and run at the Monterey Historics
every year since it was fully restored to late 1958 specs in 1982 with
Testa Rossa V12 3 liter engine as installed by von Neumann (and rebuilt by
David McCarthy and Patrick Ottis). Most cars in the class it is racing
against have engines at least 0.8L larger, and disc brakes.
1967 Shelby Mustang Terlingua Coupe
Original S-Code 390c/u with a 4 speed transmission. Shelby Trans Am coupe
Motor: Ford 302 Roller Block, 347c/u, Solid lifters, Probe Pistons,
Aluminum Heads, Comp Cam XR-286 R-10,
Transmission: Tremec TKO600 RR Transmission
Canton 9qt. road race oil pan and windage tray
Front Suspension: Total Control upper and lower control arms, Total Control
Coil-Overs, Total Control Rack & Pinion, 1 1/4" Sway Bar
Brakes: SSBC 4 Wheel Disc Brakes
Cooling: Big Block Radiator with dual electric fans
Fuel: Holly 650 d/p Carb.
22 Gallon Fuel Safe
Exhaust: JBA Headers, Magna-Flow
Tubular Mufflers Side exit pipes,
Rear Suspension: Pan Hard bar, 9" Posi rear, 389:1 ratio, Spax Adj. Shocks,
5 leaf rear springs, Traction Bars,
Wheels: PSE 15" x 8" Tires: Dunlop 245/50/15,
Set-up JBA racing
TRANS AM 1968
LOOK and LISTEN to this opening of a film called Trans Am The Race, made in
If this does not bring chilles up your spine you are dead or gay!!
Trans Am racing in the mid 60's though the early 70's was the most exciting
era of auto racing EVER!!
Get the entire film on DVD at carfilms.com