Marcos 1968

1800 – end of prod.
1600 – new model
1600  
GT Mini-Marcos  

Great Britain

The Marcos has earned itself a certain reputation in England. This sports caris built since 1964, with its specific composite construction of wood and plastic. There is also the Mini-Marcos for DIY assembly using the engine and chassis of the Austin / Morris Mini.
3 Litre from 1968 gets 140bhp Ford 2994cc V6 engine and 115 mph top speed. After first 100 cars, chassis changed from wood to steel.
 

1800 and 1600

wb: 7ft. 5in.
(2260 mm)
1783 cc
114 bhp
1598 cc
88 bhp
1650 cc
120 bhp
Coupé 1800 1600 1600

 

 

Mini-Marcos

  wb: 6ft. 7in.
(1643 mm)
848 cc
34 bhp
1275 cc
76 bhp
GT Coupé 850 1300

 

 

           
           

 

Victories:
       
         
Entries and results:
24 Hours Le Mans 28-29.09-1968 Entrant: Results: Index:
#         gen. class perf. eff.
48 1800 GT   Marsh/Quick/Taggart Marcos Racing Ltd dnq - - -