1987 V8 Zagato Conversion Pt.2

Continuing our article covering some of the details involved in a big project we have been commissioned to undertake to a stunning 1987 V8 Vantage Zagato. You can start with Part 1 here.

The car's engine upgraded to RSW 7 litre specification
The car’s engine upgraded to RSW 7 litre specification.

With its shorter overhangs and more nimble, lightweight Italian bodywork, the V8 Zagato makes for a tempting proposition for modification.

Read part 3 here

Engine ready to accept its gearbox
Engine ready to accept its gearbox.

 

The pedals and handbrake have been moved to the left.
The pedals and handbrake have been moved to the left.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

View beneath shows the master cylinders and pipework
View beneath shows the master cylinders and pipework.

 

 

Our Brembo brake upgrade has been fitted.
Our Brembo brake upgrade has been fitted.
The original dashboard converted to LHD and retrimmed black.
The original dashboard converted to LHD and retrimmed black.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The instrument panel has had its wiring modified to suit LHD.
The instrument panel has had its wiring modified to suit LHD.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Part three to follow soon