NEWS: BookaTrack Caterham launches Seven 420R Donington Edition
BookaTrack Caterham has launched a brand fresh limited edition (of just 10!) Caterham Seven 420R – to mark the 40th anniversary of of of the country’s finest tracks, Donington Park Circuit.
Created as well as designed by BookaTrack Caterham as well as dubbed the Seven 420R Donington Edition, your vehicle is usually endorsed by Donington Park as well as was launched at the Caterham 60th anniversary celebration on 8th July, as part of the Caterham Festival event.
Each of the 10 cars will be built inside BookaTrack Caterham Donington Park-based workshop, by Workshop Manager Stuart Faulds as well as Senior Retail Mechanic Robert Carter, as well as finished which has a commemorative plaque, confirming its authenticity.
To celebrate This specific significant anniversary since the re-opening of the circuit, each Seven 420R Donington Edition will be allocated a unique title to reflect Donington Park’s most infamous features, such as Redgate, Craner Curves as well as Old Hairpin.
Available as either a standard S3 or as the wider, longer SV chassis, the Seven 420R Donington Edition flaunts some of the best features which Caterham has to offer. The spectacular 2.0 litre Ford Duratec engine produces a solid 210bhp, as well as is usually mounted to a Sadev 6 speed sequential gearbox as well as limited slip differential. Suspension is usually taken care of by aero wishbones as well as race dampers with unique spring rates as well as 13” ZZR tyres.
Finished externally which has a Superlight cage, aeroscreen, carbon vinyl half doors, a carbon vinyl tonneau as well as the distinctive dash as well as nosecone coming from the range-topping 620, the Seven 420R Donington Edition certainly will be eye-catching. The cars will all be finished inside same striking design, which will reflect the colour-scheme of the Donington logo.
Orders due to This specific spectacular piece of history are currently being taken, with delivery estimated for 2018.
Christopher Tate, Donington Park’s Managing Director, said: “We are thrilled which Caterham are putting our name to one of their iconic cars, in This specific year of great celebration for Donington Park. We have in the past seen some stunning racing coming from Caterhams at Donington, as well as the idea’s a very fitting link indeed due to This specific commemorative style to be made.
“Our relationship has been further strengthened with the establishment of the BookaTrack Caterham showroom at the circuit, as well as we look forward to further strengthening This specific relationship inside future, as well as seeing some of the Donington edition Caterhams on our track.”
Graham Macdonald, Caterham’s Chief Executive Officer, added: “As the Caterham Seven celebrates its 60th anniversary in 2017, the idea’s great to see which the Seven is usually also being personalised to mark Donington Park’s 40th anniversary. With many of our motorsport series’ taking place at Donington in the past, the idea’s a fitting celebration to see a limited edition Seven endorsed by one of the most prestigious race tracks inside UK.”
Managing Director of BookaTrack Caterham, Jonny Leroux, added: “The Donington Edition Caterham Seven 420R is usually a culmination of the two most important brands to BookaTrack. Bringing Caterham as well as Donington Park together for a limited edition style is usually the perfect way for BookaTrack to commemorate the 60th Anniversary of the Seven as well as the 40th Anniversary of the reopening of Donington Park.
“The standard specification of your vehicle is usually unrivalled. We were determined which the Donington Edition should be the ultimate track day Caterham as well as there are no options which This specific style lacks. Stuart as well as Rob are two of the most highly respected Caterham technicians inside planet, as well as the idea is usually fantastic to have them building each car. I couldn’t be more delighted to be involved inside development of This specific limited edition style.”