1. K

    Help!! - CAV Ball Joints

    Hi All, I am struggling! I have CAV #53 and I bought new ball joints TC170. They looked good and I made the big mistake of throwing away the old ones (keeping a friend's shop clean of my crap). It turns out they are too small on the spline. The ones I need are 1.785". The TC170s are 1.7". I saw...
  2. B

    ***SOLD*** CAV GT40 Mark I For Sale ***SOLD***

    The time has come for me to sell my one-owner CAV GT40 Mark I, serial number 1A69MONOB66 which was purchased new in 2003. The car is guardsman blue with silver stripes, BRM wheels, a 342 cu in Roush engine, and a ZF transaxle. Ownership has been a labor of love with many upgrades and...
  3. B

    new old Colorado member. CAV 45

    Joined in 08 or 09 after I got Dr. Jeffers CAV #45. Now DONE. Love to drive my car. - Serious ALFA owner- Duetto, GTV, Winkler/Vander Vate GTA (65Trans Am under 2 liter Champ), 69 GTAm, 72 Montreal, and others - SCCAShelbyMidwest div F ATL champ. - Founding Father Rocky Mountain Vintage...
  4. F

    BRM pin drives off CAV

    BRM pin drives off CAV reduced $1,800 BRM 17-inch x8, and x12 pin drive knock off wheels by PS Engineering with Michelin Pilot Sport 335/35ZR rubber on rear and 245/45ZR on front. PRICE REDUCED TO $1800 AND IF THEY DONT SELL IN TWO WEEKS I AM KEEPING THEM. BUYER PAYS SHIPPING.
  5. F

    CAV parts

    Can anyone tell me a good source for parts on a 2006 CAV? canards, rear spoiler, rear mesh vents, license plate filler cover, maybe carpet, light covers, side door covers. Also, will a Momo steering wheel fit these cars? Its my 1st 40, and thanks in advance for any help.
  6. P

    CAV Wide Body No. 104 Lemans Blue **SOLD**

    This is a Mk1 built by CAV in Nov 2005 and fitted out in 2006 by renowned GT40 and Cobra builder Bill Mitchell of HRE Motorsports in New York. Gulf Flares, Twin Snorkel, Lemans Blue Metallic, Silver Center Stripes, Black Perforated Leather. Smiths gauges, 220 mph speedo, Lucas toggle switches...
  7. B

    Need Help Identifying Windshield / Frame

    Hi All! I’ve got a GT40 replica in our shop with a plastic windshield, and I’m trying to locate a DOT glass windshield, so that we can inspect it as a street car for a customer. The car is a 10” longer version of the GT40, and was originally built by Lone Star in Texas, but I think they only...
  8. W

    New cav dealer

    We have a new cav dealer in new jersey. He will be an asset to the gt40 community.
  9. gsharapa

    Thank You CAV!

    Just a quick post to say "Thank You" to Jordi and Candice at CAV in South Africa for helping me get a new windshield and molding! I had a stone hit the windshield a couple months ago right at the rear view mirror mount and a month later my rear view mirror was sitting in my passenger seat with...
  10. B

    For sale 2 CAVs GTs $110,000 AUD **SOLD**

    For sale are 2 RHD 1966 CAVs GTs #21A112/21A113M0NB66AF in as new condition as supplied from CAV in South Africa in 2006. Both units have never been on the road . Currently located in Perth Western Australia. Originally imported for test and evaluation purposes only. NOTE, BOTH UNITS MUST BE...
  11. bill kearley


    Can any one tell me what bell housing is used with a 427w i a CAV? I have interference with rear cross member at the bottom and the starter bump. I could machine to make room would like to look at other options first. Thanks Bill
  12. bill kearley

    info please

    Exhaust system required, 427w in a MK1 CAV. any info would be great.
  13. W

    Cav 186

    Cav 186
  14. B

    1966R CAV GT40 original owner **SOLD**

    Purchased in 2000 to be completed as father and son project. Son passed away in 2006 and car remained in storage until 2015. Has just been completed with test drive miles only. Engine build by Central Coast Mustang in 2003 (see build sheet) 342 CI, fuel injection by Kinsler FI and was port...
  15. K

    CAV A/C Fuse

    Does anyone know the size of the A/C fuse that is under the dash in the fuse holder. Mine was replaced with a very small (that has poped) fuse after the holder fried so I would like to know what size it should be.
  16. Veek

    CAV Fuel Cells

    I just received my new CAV fuel cells from Fuel Safe. They look great and incorporated some of the features I wanted like a rollover/surge valve and A/N fitting for the fuel pickups instead of the troublesome rubber hoses. They are seamless and should be a heck of a lot easier to install. They...
  17. B

    CAV GT40 Targa (1of4) For Sale

    Well, after a nice love affair and now three kids in diapers I have to turn loose of my stunning CAV GT40. This is one of 4 built with the Targa top. It is licensed in California - drives great - less than 2500 miles, I had the engine pulled, balanced blue printed, roller cam, roller...
  18. SSSammy

    CAV #180 Factory Roller

    I see it has been a long time since a CAV thread appeared here. Ron Scarboro's #170 might be the last one. Well, CAV #180 has started production at the factory in South Africa. This will be a fully complete rolling chassis, what some call a "turn key minus," that Johann will finish for me at...
  19. B

    Pictures of my CAV GT40

    I just picked this up a few weeks ago at the Barrett-Jackson Auction in Costa Mesa. The following is the description from the website of the seller: 1966 Ford GT40 1966 Ford GT 40. This Car is Chassis # 53 manufactured By CAV, South Africa . The CAV GT has a tig-welded, stainless-steel...
  20. L

    Mki cav gulf le mans 1969 520 hp

    CAV GT 2008 new. Replica of the MKI 1969 LE MANS Winner car. 300 miles only of testing and tunning. LHD. Never raced. Ford 5L7 Tuned engine by T&L in the USA. Monocoque stainless chassis painted in black. Now deliver 520 HP (video and dyno sheet provided). 4 Weber carbs. Ultra short...