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Super Unlimited winning race car for sale


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This car began life as a late model stock car built for short-track asphalt racing at Motor Mile Speedway and Martinsville Speedway. In conjunction with Patrick Henry Community College Racing College director Talmage Thomas, owner Butch Hamlet went about converting the car from left-turn only to a prime time road racer. Now optimized for Virginia International Raceway (VIR), it is a full-blown winning NASA Super Unlimited racer.

Examples of modifications done to this car include moving the engine back 5 inches, lowering the engine, modifying suspension to allow the ride heights to be much lower than normal, building stainless headers and totally removing all exhaust system except headers, lower numerous bolt on items, etc.The engine was built by, and is maintained by, Danny Glad. Danny was head engine builder in Winston Cup for Alan Kulwicki and Wood Brothers Racing. It is a nice compromise between maximizing horsepower and bulletproof reliability. It produces 640 HP and 550 lb/ft of torque at the crankshaft and 592 HP and 490 lb/ft of torque produced at the rear wheels.

After four years of development, the car is now fully sorted. It is on a seven-race winning streak in the series at VIR, and has won all nine races it finished. It took pole in all eleven races. Early in its development, it suffered two mechanical DNFs. The competition in the class includes a $400,000 Porsche GT3-R, Trans-Am cars, GT1 cars, Sprint Cup, Nationwide and ARCA cars, and a Riley and Scott Daytona Prototype. Twice in the series of wins, the car has lapped the field. In this class at VIR, 2:00 is considered a quick time. This car has run in the 1:50’s and a switch to radial tires should cut those times to 1:48’s.

The car is race ready and considering its prior success, the next owner should be in prime position to continue the car’s winning ways in the NASA Super Unlimited or have the loudest, baddest, fastest track day car out there!! Email me for links to in car video. They are really cool to watch (and be sure to turn the volume up!).

 

Townsend 2006 late model stock car chassis (highly modified and optimized for light weight)

Body – 5 star 2010 LMSC body (far superior aerodynamically to the 2014 bodies)

Composite front splitter

Custom made side skirts

COT rear wing (optimized for front/rear downforce balance)

Carbon fiber louvers on front fenders/hood

5 star cowl induction system

5 star side window deflectors

Chassis custom modified for passenger seat (currently not installed)

C & R radiator w/ integral oil cooler

8:1 Sweet steering box with optimized valving

KRC magnesium power steering pump and integral reservoir

Speedway Engineering heavy duty wide-5 hubs

Low drag hub seals and bearings

Front calipers – Stoptech 4 piston (by Pro Systems)

AP rotors

Penske 7500 shocks X 4

Brand new Powermaster alternator

Carb – road racing Holley 850 cfm

HVH tapered spacer for carb

Profab custom made stainless steel headers (no exhaust system for extra clearance)

Dry sump oil system with Peterson tank and filters

Raceline 3-stage oil pump

Edelbrock custom ported and polished intake manifold

Roller rockers

Rodex aluminum CNC heads, custom ported and polished

KRC pulleys and brackets for front of engine

Brown and Miller oil lines

Engine dynos at 640 hp and 550 lb-ft torque

Quartermaster aluminum bell housing w/ Quartermaster reverse starter

Small diameter flywheel to match bell housing and starter

Quartermaster 7.5 inch 3 disc clutch

Tex Racing T101 4-speed transmission with Long shifter

Wilwood master cylinders with balance bar

Coleman pedals

Sweet steering column

MSD ignition

Nelson main electrical cut-off switch

FireBottle fire suppression system

Autometer Pro-Comp tach

Autometer Ultra-lite water temp and oil pressure gauges

Idiot lights for oil pressure and water temp

Custom made carbon fiber switch panel and dash

Parker Pumper fresh air pump for helmet air

Schroth 6-point seat belts with cam lock release

Lajoie seat with Butlerbuilt halo restraint system

Brand new Braille super lightweight battery

Winters quick change rear with thermal coating

DPI tru-track differential

Lightweight axles

Speedway Engineering drive flanges w/ titanium bolts

Super heavy duty custom made panhard bar mount

Rear anti-sway bar (customized for proper balance)

ATL 22 gallon fuel cell

Brake light

Tow hooks front and rear

 

$65,000

 

email me for lots of high res pictures and in-car video

[email protected]

 

thanks

Butch

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