May 16, 2012 update to the Triumph Group 44 GT6 project car

Roaring to the Auction Block

We've meticulously restored this car to its as-raced livery and mechanics. (photo by Alan Cesar)
We did all the hard work. Now the car can be yours. (photo by Alan Cesar)

Since we restored this historic racer, it has won a trophy at Amelia Island and run at the last Steve Earl-era Monterey Historics, making its eligibility for vintage events beyond question.

Yes, it’s finally happening: We are going to sell our Group 44 Inc. Triumph GT6+. This is the very car that Mike Downs drove to a 1969 SCCA national title. Since we restored this historic racer, it has won a trophy at Amelia Island and run at the last Steve Earl-era Monterey Historics, making its eligibility for vintage events beyond question. The car will cross the block at this year’s RM Auctions Monterey, August 17-18.

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Alan Cesar
Alan Cesar Dork
5/16/12 1:15 p.m.

Yes, it’s finally happening: We are going to sell our Group 44 Inc. Triumph GT6+. This is the very car that Mike Downs drove to a 1969 SCCA national title. Since we restored this historic racer, it has won a trophy at Amelia Island and run at the last Steve Earl-era Monterey Historics, making its eligibility for vintage events beyond question. The car will cross the block at this year’s RM Auctions Monterey, August 17-18.

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