Chassis was designed and built by a former Aussie Shadow engineer. It is an Evans chassis and DM Motorsports originally had the car and it was driven by Martin Shuster, Mark Montgemery and Anthony Pueleo.
Above Added: Sat September 24, 2016, 2:24 pm EST
Got some new info from a gentleman who know the history of the car and Valentine did not commission the build, but it ran the 24 hour. Sorry about that.
Above Added: Sun September 11, 2016, 11:39 am EST
Former Grand Am GS/Trans Am/SCCA GT-1 racecar. Ran Daytona Rolex 24 hrs and similar. Components designed for 700+ rwhp and endure. Tube frame sports car (not stock car) RJ Valentine commissioned chassis. New Gen III Camaro Derhaag body work (replacing original Dehaag body work). Has two fresh engines for it, the one in car is a 358 sbc, 18degree with iron block, just broken in, the second engine is a 317 sbc, 18 degree all aluminum that is 80 lbs lighter, both dry sumped. 4 speed Jericho WCR4 Transmission recently inspected and in great shape. New Tilton triple clutch Penske adjustable shocks. Amazing very high end Alcon brakes. 9" Ford, oil coolers, rear tran and diff coolers,
2 ignition systems NASA logbook and recent inspection
Penske 8100 dual adj front, Belstines rear
two sets of 3 piece BBS rims with center lock nut
Alcon dual piston calipers (amazing brakes)
Data logging system
Spares include extra set of gears, extra wheel nuts, brake pads (current pads are very lightly used), tail lights and some body panels. Have one of the original Grand Am doors with decals as well.
The car currently is at 7's only Racing at Buttonwillow Raceway. Please contact me by email at:firstname.lastname@example.org or contact 7's only for additional questions at 661-764-5456 - but with serious inquiries only please.