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1978 Chevron B45



Transmission Manual
Drive RWD
VIN B45-78-03
Mileage 250
Exterior Orange
Interior Black
Stock NO CA013
Fuel economy


Classic number: DBE 45 – 03 

total production only 5 cars, a very rare car.  


Engine: Ford Cosworth BDG 4 Cylinder, 16 valves  

1998cc  - 9,000 rpm – 285 hp – fuel injection 


Rebuilt in 2019 and only 4 hours used. 

Transmission: Hewland FT200. 

Weight: 1,040 lbs Top speed: 170 mph 


Owner/driver: Ed Swart (since 1989). 

History: Raced by current owner in the USA for 30 years. 

3 Times Winner of West Coast F/A Points Championship. 


Former Owner: Fred Opert Racing. 

Former drivers: Marcel Talbot, Skeeter McKitterick, Bob  

Earl and Tom Gloy in Formula Atlantic Series 1978-1979 


Spares: Extra nose section, cockipit/engine cover, extra set  

of wheels, 2 Hewland gear sets, $85,000.- firm. 


Contact: (424) 378-1167


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