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  • Hand Built British Sports Cars - GD Cars
    date price guide please fill out the form below and we will get back to you as soon as possible Name Email Reason for enquiry Reason for Enquiry Quote request Vehicle Question General Enquiry Car Model Car Model T70 Moda T70 Spyder GD MK3 GD MK4 GD 350 Your message Email This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged The new T70 Moda The GDT70moda represents the evolution of this iconic performance machine Featuring an all weather modular roof system which blends seamlessly with the classically muscular body proportions giving this awesome machine a coupe profile Read more Latest News See all news articles Where to see us next Posted in Events News on April 24 2016 National kit car Motor Show Spring has sprung and this coming bank holiday weekend you will find us at Read more the London Classic Car Show Posted in Events News on December 22 2015 Come and see us at the London Classic Car Show on stand B140 The LCCS is a must for any discerning classic car owner collector expert Read more GD at Goodwood Revival 2015 Posted in Events on August 21 2015 We are very much looking forward

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  • About Us | Our Story - GD Cars
    cars for individuals who wanted the very best combination of 60s era design and contemporary handling and performance Although Andrew Burrows had designed an entirely new car to demonstrate the company¹s engineering prowess he chose wisely to bring these skills to an established marketplace where there was proven demand likely to sustain a fledgling business It was and remains a market offering an extraordinary range of cars from the crude and dangerous to the highly refined GD has built its reputation from the top end of this market where nothing is sacrificed in the pursuit of the ultimate classic performance drive And GD has deliberately avoided the temptation to merely replicate Rather the company has always offered its own interpretation in the style of to be consistent with the advanced engineering under the skin Cars With Soul At one level all sports cars are just a bunch of components designed assembled tested and then driven or raced Today the global car brands offer staggering levels of sophistication in all their models Huge investment in research and marketing goes into these ranges and the whole business model is based on the existence of fierce competition from the other big brands From the driver¹s perspective there is a bewildering choice of functionality in contemporary production sports cars But not always to their liking Gardner Douglas offers the type of sports cars that re engage the driver with the real experience of open driving Why build a sports car that seems on the face of it to imitate a historic marque from another time There are many answers One is that there is an enduring fascination with cars of the 60s era when many driving legends were born The AC marque as an example has a big following around the world and there

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  • Cars Archive - GD Cars Archive - GD Cars
    MK4 Read more GD MK3 Read more GD T70 Spyder Read more GD T70 Moda Read more GD 350 Read more Sub Nav Home About Us Models Technical Media Pre Owned News Contact Connect With Us Find us on facebook to keep up to date with what we re up to Visit our facebook page Our Cars GD MK4 GD MK3 GD T70 Spyder GD T70 Moda GD 350 Quick

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  • GD MK4 Supercar - GD Cars
    and responsive when pushed to the limit Body Shell GRP Semi Monocoque Quite unlike conventional body shells the GD body shell is a one piece rigid semi monocoque tub design with double skin mouldings A composite construction made of glass fibre reinforced plastic with critical areas strengthened with advanced woven glass materials The tub rigidity is enhanced with front and rear bulkheads engine bay foot wells transmission tunnel and all inner mouldings as an integral part of the structure Further occupancy protection is gained by injecting energy absorbing polyurethane foam into the body sides and the use of sliding anti intrusion beams within the doors The body tub is insulated from the chassis with anti vibration mounts adding further comfort and longevity Suspension Double Wishbone The chassis features independent double wishbone suspension with aircraft grade alloy uprights Compared to conventional designs the suspension offers lighter unsprung weight and provides better camber control with adjustment for static camber caster and toe in settings The suspension design gives the GD unrivalled levels of road holding and ride quality Spring Dampening Adjustable Coil Over Alloy bodied shock absorbers are fitted with coil springs rated for intend use The units are adjustable for damping resistance and ride height changes Engine All alloy GM LS V8 The GM Gen3 4 LS range of V8 engines have been installed in Gardner Douglas cars since 2001 We regard them as the best choice for power weight with smooth drivability and offer better fuel economy reliability and lower service costs Today s standard fitment is the 6 2Ltr LS3 or optional 7 0Ltr LS7 Transmission 5 or 6 speed H Gate Tremec TKO 600 close ratio 5 speed or T56 and Magnum 6 speed Differential LSD 3 23 1 BTR Hydrotrack speed sensitive limited slip differential provides awesome

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  • GD MK3 | Gardner Douglas Cars - GD Cars
    the limit Body Shell GRP Semi Monocoque Quite unlike conventional body shells the GD body shell is a one piece rigid semi monocoque tub design with double skin mouldings A composite construction made of glass fibre reinforced plastic with critical areas strengthened with advanced woven glass materials The tub rigidity is enhanced with front and rear bulkheads engine bay foot wells transmission tunnel and all inner mouldings as an integral part of the structure Further occupancy protection is gained by injecting energy absorbing polyurethane foam into the body sides and the use of sliding anti intrusion beams within the doors The body tub is insulated from the chassis with anti vibration mounts adding further comfort and longevity Suspension Double Wishbone The chassis features independent double wishbone suspension with aircraft grade alloy uprights Compared to conventional designs the suspension offers lighter unsprung weight and provides better camber control with adjustment for static camber caster and toe in settings The suspension design gives the GD unrivalled levels of road holding and ride quality Spring Dampening Adjustable Coil Over Alloy bodied shock absorbers are fitted with coil springs rated for intend use The units are adjustable for damping resistance and ride height changes Engine All alloy GM LS V8 The GM Gen3 4 LS range of V8 engines have been installed in Gardner Douglas cars since 2001 We regard them as the best choice for power weight with smooth drivability and offer better fuel economy reliability and lower service costs Today s standard fitment is the 6 0 Ltr LS2 or optional 7 0Ltr LS7 Transmission 5 or 6 speed H Gate Tremec TKO 600 close ratio 5 speed or Borg Warner T56 6 speed Differential LSD 3 23 1 BTR Hydrotrack speed sensitive limited slip differential provides awesome traction and neutral handling

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  • GD T70 Spyder | Gardner Douglas Cars - GD Cars
    components The optional windscreen offers pleasant road comfort at speed while being detachable if preferred for track use Options include moulded in colour stripes rear canopy vents a rear venturi and front spoiler The windscreen is specific GD design E marked with integral demist element Suspension Double Wishbone The chassis features modern independent double wishbone rocker arm suspension with aircraft grade alloy uprights The design offers improved wheel travel while maintaining excellent camber control Combined with carefully selected spring rates result in the GDT70 boasting exceptional levels of mechanical grip while maintaing a surprising high standard of ride quality Spring Damping Adjustable Coil Over Alloy bodied shock absorbers are fitted with coil springs rated for intend use The units are adjustable for damping resistance and ride height changes Engine All alloy GM LS V8 The GM Gen3 4 LS range of V8 engines have been installed in Gardner Douglas cars since 2001 We regard them as the best choice for power weight with smooth drivability and offer better fuel economy reliability and lower service costs Today s standard fitment is the 6 2 Ltr LS3 and 7 0Ltr LS7 GD offer several tuned options in between with dry sump installation when required Transmission 5 or 6 speed H Gate Typiacally 5 or 6 speed Porsche 911 family transaxles Differential LSD 3 44 1 For frequent track use the Porche differential unit is quite often changed in favour of the Quaife ATB LSD to provide awesome traction and neutral handling Brakes AP 4 pot Ventilated Brakes are dual circuit non servo assisted as standard Optional bias adjustment is available for track use Wheels 17 or 18 3 piece Wheels are offered in several sizes to suit preferred aesthetics and driving style Typically 9 17 front and 12 17 rear Tyres High

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  • GD T70 Moda Supercar - GD Cars
    access to mechanical components The optional windscreen offers pleasant road comfort at speed while being detachable if preferred for track use Options include moulded in colour stripes rear canopy vents a rear venturi and front spoiler The windscreen is specific GD design E marked with integral demist element Modular Roof GRP Composite Perspex The system is comprised of a rear canopy with integrated high level brake light rear bulkhead partition roll bar support gullwing doors and T bar connecting piece This uniquely engineered solution allows the owner to use all or any of these components in which ever configuration they choose The car can be used with the full system in place providing all weather protection and coupe proportions Removal of the gullwing doors brings the elements closer along with the sensual excitement of wind in your hair and that V8 soundtrack Complete removal of the roof is quick and easy and leaves very little trace behind should you wish to give your car the classic open racer appearance The gullwing doors feature access assistance and can be locked for security As an added comfort measure the upper most areas of the doors and rear canopy are tinted providing vital shade and a sleeker profile A functional roof mounted air intake serves to funnel much needed air to the heart of the beast whilst adding an additional aesthetic touch which further boosts the GD T70 moda s desirability Suspension Double Wishbone The chassis features modern independent double wishbone rocker arm suspension with aircraft grade alloy uprights The design offers improved wheel travel while maintaining excellent camber control Combined with carefully selected spring rates result in the GDT70 boasting exceptional levels of mechanical grip while maintaing a surprising high standard of ride quality Spring Damping Adjustable Coil Over Alloy bodied shock absorbers are fitted with coil springs rated for intend use The units are adjustable for damping resistance and ride height changes Engine All alloy GM LS V8 The GM LS range of V8 engines have been installed in Gardner Douglas cars since 2001 We regard them as the best choice for power weight with smooth driveability and offer better fuel economy reliability and lower service costs If you choose a factory built car you have three options moda 440bhp GM Gen IV LS3 6 2 litre V8 modaS 500bhp GM Gen IV LS3 6 2 litre V8 modaR 560bhp GM Gen IV LS7 7 0 litre V8 If you choose to self build your car you can choose the engine package which best suits your build Please contact GD for more information Transmission 5 or 6 speed H Gate Typiacally 5 or 6 speed Porsche 911 family transaxles Differential LSD 3 44 1 For frequent track use the Porche differential unit is quite often changed in favour of the Quaife ATB LSD to provide awesome traction and neutral handling Brakes AP 4 pot Ventilated Brakes are dual circuit non servo assisted as standard Optional bias adjustment is available for track

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  • GD 350 Supercar - GD Cars
    rigidity is enhanced with front and rear bulkheads engine bay foot wells transmission tunnel and all inner mouldings as an integral part of the structure Further occupancy protection is gained by injecting energy absorbing polyurethane foam into the body sides and the use of sliding anti intrusion beams within the doors The body tub is insulated from the chassis with anti vibration mounts adding further comfort and longevity Suspension Double Wishbone The chassis features independent double wishbone suspension with aircraft grade alloy uprights Compared to conventional designs the suspension offers lighter unsprung weight and provides better camber control with adjustment for static camber caster and toe in settings The suspension design gives the GD unrivalled levels of road holding and ride quality Spring Dampening Adjustable Coil Over Alloy bodied shock absorbers are fitted with coil springs rated for intend use The units are adjustable for damping resistance and ride height changes Engine All alloy GM LS V8 The GM Gen3 4 LS range of V8 engines have been installed in Gardner Douglas cars since 2001 We regard them as the best choice for power weight with smooth drivability and offer better fuel economy reliability and lower service costs Today s standard fitment is the 6 2 Ltr LS3 Transmission 5 or 6 speed H Gate Tremec TKO 600 close ratio 5 speed or Borg Warner T56 6 speed Differential LSD 3 23 1 BTR Hydrotrack speed sensitive limited slip differential provides awesome traction and neutral handling Brakes AP 4 pot Ventilated Brakes are dual circuit non servo assisted as standard Wheels 17 3 piece Wheels are offered in several sizes to suit preferred aesthetics and driving style Typically 8 17 front and 9 17 rear Wheels Toyo T1R sizes vary Toyo tyres offer good all round performance with optional track

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