March 718-1 Bill Stone pre 72 Formula Ford
£ 25000

March Formula Ford car Bill Stone from New Zealand and March first employee raced in the UK.

Originally built as 708-6 but later upgraded for 71 season as 718-1 and then it was passed to USA March Agent Joe Grimaldi in late 71 and sold to Frank Del Vecchio to race.

Over the next 15-20 years the car was raced by 7 other owners until we purchased the car in 2013 in need of major restoration.

The chassis was sandblasted repair work carried out taller roll hoop fitted. New bodywork was made along with new wishbones parallel links etc and nickled plated.

Gear case was replaced as the old one was cracked and gearbox rebuilt by JP Race

Many new rose joints bearing fuel bladder are with the car along with new set of wheels ready to dry build the car.

Car is undergoing a dry build during 2021 and the restored roller will be  ready to accept your engine £25000 or £32500 with fresh Kent engine