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1988 Lola T88/90 SOLD

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Frame Number: Chassis #4
Condition: Excellent
Price:  US $39,900  Currency_Convert
Location: Jackson, New Jersey, USA

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S2000 standard configuration.

Race ready. Impeccable performance. Prepped to a high standard. Needs absolutely nothing.

A true sweetheart.

The car has virtually every upgrade you could want on an 87 through 91/90 series Lola.
- Elite Pinto engine with Elite's aluminum head
- Prince tub
– removed and re-bonded floor
- Upgraded TDI stub axles
- Upgraded Mark Mercer front Ackerman kit
- Upgraded front rockers from bushings to bearings for no stiction
- Upgraded Mark Mercer brake system with super light rotors/hats and re-sized master cylinders
- Upgraded Ove Olsson front uprights
- Upgraded Pat Prince rear uprights
- Upgraded Penske 3-way shocks w/remote reservoirs done personally by Mark Mercer to his championship-winning specs, including valving and special fluid
- Powder coated suspension members
- Tall man roll bar (2” above stock)
- Additional lower engine bay trunions
- Hans compatible seatbelt mounts
- Oversize fire system
- Oversize Yarley style battery (safety and reliability)
- Upgraded front bulkhead brace
- Rebuild of gearbox by J&J including new TDI aluminum diff carrier with new ring and pinion
- J&J re-welded and/or beefed up some old welds on the bell housing and re-trued the surface
- Stainless steel Tri-Y header system
- TDC oil pump
- Latest design oil pan (+hp)
- Modified oil tank
- Full gloss carbon bodywork
- New carbon seat
- New AIM Chronos2 dashboard and sensors just installed.
- No other anti-intrusion bars to save weight
- Transponder


Prepared by Mark Mercer and Jim Kelley.


Former Jay Messenger drove her to 5th place in the ‘07 SCCA National Runoffs .

Recent Competition History

As a new vintage racer (me): HSR Vic Elford Classic - 3/13/11 2nd in Class, 8th in groups 10, 8, 6, 4, 3, 2, 1. HSR Monticello Historic Races - 6/29/12 - 1st and 2nd in Class, 6th in Groups 4, 6, 7, 8, 9. SVRA 2011 Watkins Glenn Historic 200 Mike Stott/UBS Endurance Series - 6/12/11 2nd in Class, 14th in Group (of Can-Ams and others), Fastest laps Watkins 2:01, Monticello 2:32.

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