Missed updates will be sent once your connection has been reestablished.   |   If you win the auction, your card will be charged for the service fee and you pay the seller directly for the vehicle. Checking for missed updates…, All contents © 2020 The best vintage and classic cars for sale online | Bring a Trailer, Road & Track Road Test: 1988 Lotus Esprit Turbo. When you bid we pre-authorize your credit card for the service fee (this helps prevent fraud). Congratulations!   |   The engine is a Pontiac Tempest four-cylinder which was first run in naturally aspirated form with a “stage four” head built by Birner. Did you mean to enter this number as a bid? Cool gauges, controls, dials, and warning lights continue the surplus aerospace look established by the aluminum bomber-style wheel and labeled toggle switches. Priced per tank, not per pair. The seller notes corrosion on some steel surfaces. You are not connected to real-time updates. "LAKESTER STYLE BUILD" PROFESSIONAL BUILD BY BROOKVILLE ROADSTER THIS IS A NEW SERIES THAT BROOKVILLE ROADSTER INTRODUCED AT SEMA IN 2015 AND DEBUTED THE CAR THERE THE ROADSTER IS AN ALL STEEL 32 BROOKVILLE ROADSTER BODY WHICH HAS BEEN MODIFIED TO FIT ONTO A SHADOW RODS CUSTOM FRAME THAT HAS BEEN KICKED UP IN THE BACK 5" AND … We have a pair for your P-38 Warbird, or will sell individually. Indianapolis, Indiana. If so please use the bidding box above. Your bid of $ is $ more that the current high bid of $. It is equipped with an electric starter, twin Stromberg 81 carburetors, and a Harmon-Collins magneto, along with an Eddie Meyers intake manifold and high-compression cylinder heads. Over the rear axle, the diminutive driver’s compartment is fully faired and protected by a rollover hoop and emergency exit latch accessible from the outside. Braking is from Model A drilled rear hydraulic drums controlled by a hand lever in the cockpit. Question of the Week: What Events Are On Your Motorsports Bucket List? Privacy Notice Though partially disassembled, the drivetrain remains present and is thought to be largely complete. Interest Based Ads The car does not run or drive currently, and after 27 years of sitting the seller recommends a thorough inspection and update of fueling, braking, and other systems if it is to be run again in the SCTA lakester classes. If you don't win, your existing pre-authorization will be released. Stewart Warner instrumentation consists of an 8k-rpm tachometer and gauges for water temperature and oil pressure. Road & Track Road Test: 1979 Ford Mustang Turbo, BaT Auction Success Story: Restoring a Citroen SM in 3 (or more) Acts -- Act VII, Lake Tahoe Wooden Boat Concours d’Elegance, BaT People’s Choice: Best Feature of 2009. The impressive-looking turbocharger setup seen above was added somewhere along the way. The aluminum bodywork is built from Lockheed P-38 Lightning drop tank, and the Model T … The BaT Service Fee is 5% of the bid, with a minimum of $250 up to a maximum of $5,000. It was purchased by the seller 10 years ago and was the BaT People’s Choice: Best Feature of 2009. Are you sure you want to proceed? An included display frame contains mementos including six time slips from the Bonneville Nationals. This Lakester is now being offered on a bill of sale in Costa Mesa, California. The car will be sold on a bill of sale in lieu of a title. Lakester describes an open-wheeled salt flats racer often created from a surplus WWII aircraft drop tank, which has been augmented here with an extended tubular frame covered with custom-fabricated panels. For more info, read about our auctions or email us with any questions. The car was stored until Silverstein’s passing in 2007, then displayed at the Los Angeles Roadster Show and sold to a private California collection. When you bid we pre-authorize your credit card for the service fee (this helps prevent fraud). The car is equipped with a 2-gallon fuel tank and 6-gallon water tank, and the seller reports that it can only be driven for five to seven minutes at a time. For Sale, 608 AA/GL LAKESTER. 15″ disc wheels are still wrapped in vintage Firestone slicks. Please enable JavaScript to engage in the discussion on this site. Car can be seen running at Bonneville Aug.10 to Aug. 16, 2019. Completed in 1962 by a team reportedly consisting of Burbank firefighter Jerry Silverstein along with notable hot rodders Julian Doty and Arnold Birner, the racer was named “Something” and run at SCTA dry lakes events in various forms until 1989.