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Old July 12th, 2010, 10:23 PM   #1
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Default Van Diemen RF96 For Sale

1996 Van Diemen RF-96 Formula Continental



Asking Price as Described: $SOLD

Chassis number 2263
Originally run in USAC series.
2009 NERRC Championship car
Current annual inspection, raced as late as July, 2010
Not a stored car that will need lot’s of attention to get back on track.

Easily fits 6'2" driver or taller, roomy cockpit for a formula car
Tall man roll hoop; stiffening cradle for transmission

Strong Elite 2.0L Pinto, rebuilt 4 hours ago by Mountain Lion Motorports
New spec SCCA cam
Oil pump rebuilt this year
Carb rebuilt this year
New Ferrea valves, springs, followers
155.6HP peak; dyno sheets and rebuild invoice available on request.
Crane electronic ignition
New ignition wires, cap and rotor this year
New Aeroquip oil and fuel hoses and fittings this year
Supertrapp muffler (not usually needed for SCCA events)
LD200 Hewland gearbox, NHMS gears installed
Gear sets:2 additional first gears and 7 additional 2-4 gears
5.25” Tilton clutch
LED rain light
New gauges this year with telltale and function and programmable warning lights
Traqmate data system in photos not available
Custom seat insert
MOMO Flat Bottom Cut-Off Top Steering Wheel with quick release
Willans FIA (for HANS) belts good through 2013
Ohlins T44 three way adjustable shocks, rebuilt this year by AMF
Brand new Panasonic battery, two weekends
ICP calipers, floating discs
Brake pads new this year
Cockpit adjustable rear anti sway bar
Belleville washers and camber shims
Car includes one set OZ wheels with three heat cycle Goodyears
Second set of OZ wheels with cycled Goodyears, perhaps OK for test day.
Set of Jongbloed wheels with good Hoosier rains
Binder with setup sheets, instruction manuals, etc
Current SCCA logbook
Alignment bars, homemade but functional

Needs: recommend updating shift linkage to new apex joints
Some minor cracks in bodywork, nose piece is a fair fit
One front wheel has minor dent on inside flange, doesn’t affect use

Spares:

Believe all spares are usable although some may need some refurbishing.

Bodywork including fin tail, noses (in need of some repair)
Upper rear wishbone, lower front right wishbone, front pushrod, rear pushrod,
Front tierod, two rear tierods
Complete front, left rear and right rear uprights with bearings, brake hat etc.
Bare front upright usable for right side
Brake pads (4 sets), spare master cylinders and assorted parts
Springs: 7 rear sets and 6 front set
Axles and other misc. Suspension parts
Engine Parts including oil cooler, head gasket, exhaust gasket, valve cover gasket set
Ignition parts including Crane units, spark plugs, wires, caps etc
Wing elements and end plates
Chiltons manual for engine



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Old July 18th, 2010, 6:35 PM   #2
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Old July 19th, 2010, 2:46 PM   #3
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Old July 26th, 2010, 3:18 PM   #4
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Car looks really nice. This is a great deal with all of the spares. Someone needs to buy this car. It'll be quick, trust me! :-)

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Old August 3rd, 2010, 8:45 AM   #5
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Bump and price reduction. I have room to store the car indefinitely but would prefer to see it out on the track!
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Old August 24th, 2010, 8:23 PM   #6
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Old August 24th, 2010, 8:32 PM   #7
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Where's it going Rob?.

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Old August 24th, 2010, 8:36 PM   #8
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Its heading for Montreal, where it may become a FF1600 or may run Formula Libre.
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