Exoto 1964 Corvette Grand Sport 00 pole Nassau Sanders / Foyt #2 foyt Sebring. This product data sheet is originally written in English. 1964 Chevy Corvette Grand Sport race car #00 pole position in Nassau Jack Sanders in 1:18.This is a hard to find version and is in very good condition, this beautiful 9 in long race car is in original box. John Mecom showed up for the Nassau Speed Week in 1964 with his impressive stable of matching blue and white striped race cars.
The most imposing of the group was Grand Sport chassis # 3, wearing the audacious double-zero. Mecom was hoping to repeat his 1963 success. Stock car driver Jack Saunders put Mecom's blue Grand Sport Coupe on the front row for the main event: the 250-mile Nassau Trophy Race. He even out-dragged Roger Penske into the first corner and under the bridge, running neck-and-neck with Ken Miles' experimental 390 ci aluminum block Cobra!
Eventually Penske got by Saunders and won, but the young Californian had shown his meddle with a 3rd place. During the 3 race event the car was also driven by Foyt and Thompson.This car later was changed to #2 for Sebring 12 and AJ Foyt gave it a great record ride passing 50 cars on the first lap. He started 62 because of mechanical problems during qualifying. Please check photos as they are part of the description.
Your Satisfaction is our Goal..... Eventually Penske got by Saunde.
Corvette Grand Sport Chassis #3. This item is in the category "Toys & Games\Diecast & Vehicles\Cars, Trucks & Vans\Contemporary Manufacture". The seller is "chitwood1943" and is located in this country: US.This item can be shipped worldwide.