1987 VL HDT Designer Series FORMULA pack 1 of 1 build for Bridgestone Corporation and unveiled at the 1987
Australian grand prix.
It was procured through E.H HAGE in South Australia, Bridgestone was based in S.A at the time when Brock was having trouble getting cars, as this was after his split with Holden.
Fitted with HDT LE bodykit,16” colour coded MOMO star wheels, MOMO Steering wheel,Sport seats (Can only assume scheel seats were removed by previous owner)
Long range fuel tank, HDT suspension , 187Kw 4.9 Litre engine, HDT 955 performance manifold with the 603 Rochester carburetor, no doubt makes this VL a unique vehicle.
It still retains it’s matching numbers engine and log books. Along with the original dealer wallet with dealer stamped brochures.
Retained by Bridgestine until 1990–91 it was then sold to a gentleman in Victoria who kept it locked away, and later selling the car to a well known car collector/enthusiast Suvad “SUEY” Vikic
Notably for his street machine cover car “PROBRO” black big block blown HG brougham.
Suey did make some changes to the car.
He removed the windscreen moulds, and deleted the aerial from the front fender.
Apart from this the car is mainly untouched. It has travelled a documented 53,000 kilometres.
The car presents well and drives beautifully.