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1959 Jaguar Costin Lister 3.8 Replica


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(SOLD) This 1959 Costin Lister Alloy Jaguar replica has the same aggressive yet sleek sylings of the two Costin bodied Lister Jaguars built in 1959. This amazing re-creation was built by Tempero Coachworks in New Zealand in around 1985 and is the only re-creation known to exist. A true performance car, it was raced in vintage New Zeland races, sprints and hill climbs. This lightweight car features a 3.8 liter, 6 cyl engine with a straight head and Lynx manifold, DCOE Weber carbs, headers, coil-over suspension, IRS rear suspension, disk brakes, knock-off wheels and a roll bar. The car comes complete with a USA issued SVRA logbook # 3458.The following information is from Rod Tempero of Oamaru, New Zealand: “Body and chassis supplied to Rod McKenzie of Timaru New Zealand, and finished in metallic blue with light blue racing stripe. The car raced in this form until the 1993 Southern Festival of Speed when it was modified with a 5 speed gearbox rear mounted sway bar and a very low mounted fuel tank replacing the larger unit. In this form it raced in the four races of the series, Ruapuna 6-7 Feb, Timaru 13-14 Feb, Dunedin 20-21 Feb. with these mods it was 14 sec faster around Dunedin tha


left-hand-drive 1959 jaguar costin lister 3800cc replica green 5-speed alloy-wheels lightweight metallic british

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  • Ad ID
  • Ad type
    For sale
  • Category
    Jaguar > Costin
  • Year
  • Mileage
    73296 mi


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Oceanside, California
United States

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