US$15,000 1961 Olds Powered Chassis Research Nostalgia Dragster... in Kitchener, Ontario for sale


Up for saleis this really cool, 1961 Chassis Research nostalgia dragster. The currentowner has owned the car for 10 yrs with the restoration completed in 2010. Itwas purchased and professionally restored with the intention of running the carat nostalgia drag meets. The owner has it up for sale only because he findsthat he simply has no time to run the car. The frame has had the front end replaced andstrengthened and it features a 9” Ford ‘spool’ rear-end with 4:56 gears, Strangeaxels, Ford drum brakes and Mickey Thompson 8-1/2” slicks with only 2 or threepasses on them. The engine is a fresh-from-the-crank-out1959 Oldsmobile 394 block (bored .060 over), stock crank and rods, 12-1/2 to 1Venolia pistons, adjustable rockers, race cam, 3/8 “ pushrods, big valve headswith 2” exhaust ports, Hilborn injectors, , a Vertex mag, a Moon front coverand a host of other speed goodies. The engine is quite fresh having made only acouple of passes for demonstration purposes back in 2010. It’s backed by a two gear Saginaw transmissionand the complete car comes with a custom-built trailer and a custom-builtremote starter. There is also a two nd engine available at additionalcost that includes a GMC 6-71 blower and a long list of additional speed parts.I’m sure the owner/builder can fill in any spaces if you have questions. The car is located in Kitchener, Ontario,Canada, with easy import into the USA. The owner will transport the car to theCanadian side of the US border at either Buffalo, NY. or Detroit, Mich. Free ofcharge. Asking price is $15,000.00US, much less than the cost of restoration. THE FINEPRINT! I’m listing this 1961 Chassis Research nostalgiadragster for my friend and the car’s owner/builder Herb Becker who, while he isa talented race mechanic and fabricator, is barely internet savvy at best. So,if you have any questions, PLEASE, do not email me! Herb can answer anyquestions you might have. Please call him directly at (519) 576-XXXX as I don’thave any info other than what appears in this ad. No emails please. Nooffense, but if you’re not sufficiently interested to invest in a simple phonecall, then maybe this isn’t the car for you. Payment must be completed within 1 week ofad’s close and must be in the form of cash or bank-to-bank wire transfer, noexceptions please. Shipping cost and arrangements, other than to the borderpoint as stated, is the responsibility of the buyer only. The car is for salelocally, therefore we reserve the right to end the sale early if it’s soldearly. Thanks forlooking! Partsfather.

Category:  Cars  |  Address:  Kitchener Ontario

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