Nice Hawk on THT

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Nice Hawk on THT

Post by simonjrwinter » Wed Jan 27, 2021 7:21 am

https://www.totalheadturners.com/cars/ ... a-by-hawk/
Obviously nothing to do with me, just thought it might be interesting.
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Re: Nice Hawk on THT

Post by kdavies3 » Wed Jan 27, 2021 9:26 am

Very nice indeed .
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Re: Nice Hawk on THT

Post by simonjrwinter » Wed Jan 27, 2021 10:31 pm

https://youtu.be/ky0CRnokTNw

Has nice efi as well!
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Re: Nice Hawk on THT

Post by Stephen Auty » Thu Jan 28, 2021 8:26 am

Was it me or did the paint look poor, might be dust or the way it was filmed
It sits well though and looks "right" ..very good

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Re: Nice Hawk on THT

Post by peterc » Fri Jan 29, 2021 7:47 am

Looks like a very nicely built car plus it has a Ford engine.
I appreciate that this is a commercial agents selling price yet to be achieved but heh should we be re appraising the insurance value of our cars again.?
It’s 10k more than I would have expected.
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Re: Nice Hawk on THT

Post by simonjrwinter » Fri Jan 29, 2021 9:02 am

Personally, I think dealers have a slightly different clientele to those looking for cars on this website. Those buyers want the reassurance of a dealer should anything go wrong with their “kit car” Mark (who runs THT) has almost single handed li been responsible (and he admits it) for the price of GT40 replicas going from mid-30’s to 80K plus!
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Re: Nice Hawk on THT

Post by phlip » Tue Feb 09, 2021 4:07 pm

Exactly right Simon - and recently borne out by the auction sale of the Hawk Ace EYY 599B for £29,750. THT had it for 6 months at £45k !!
Rather implies they were overcooking it a tad!
Of course, auction is bought as seen (more or less, save misdescription) and in the current climate you have limited opportunity to examine the car.
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Re: Nice Hawk on THT

Post by peterc » Tue Feb 09, 2021 4:35 pm

I think £55k would be an insurance value not a sales value, but heh one mans ‘not sure’, is another mans ‘must have’. You pays your money and takes your choice.
Best of luck in your viewing and hope you find it ticks all the right boxes for you.
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