We are offering this beautiful racecar. The VSCR logbook confirms by inspection on Sep.2012, the authenticity of this car completed within the Monoposta rules and regulation for Formula Ford competition. Merlyn was built at their racing works Colchester Racing in UK. Imported to known North American distributers where technical service, parts, etc. can be obtained without delay. The history book tells us that the FF racing was started in UK in 1966 realize this over 50 years old and active today all over the world. Among the first cars were Merlyn, Lola, Lotus, Cooper, Brabham, and more. In 69, Emerson Fittipaldi won the Brands' Hatch, England championship in his "Magic Merlyn". So many of the early drivers have gone on to professional careers. The car, after a 12 years in storage was completely reconditioned by a northern Minn. engineering company. It was completely stripped down, after x-raying the chassis, the frame was powder coated and fiberglass was painted with a Classic Irish Green. Without budget restraints; the motor, transaxel, braking system were replaced or reconditioned to current to specifications. Tire choices will be on the buyer.