August 5, 2005
Chaparral reborn at Monterey
Chaparral Cars LLC are pleased to announce that a strictly limited edition "continuation of series" Chaparral 2E will be unveiled to the media and public at the Rolex Monterey Historic Races later this month (19th to 21st August. The Monterey Event will feature the historic Chaparral race cars as the Marque of its "2005 Great American Specials" theme.
Using the original body moulds and engineering drawings from Midland Texas, the 2E continuation of series is being fabricated under the direction of Jim Hall and Jim Musser.
The only existing 2E resides at the Chaparral Gallery in the Petroleum Museum of Midland, Texas http://www.petroleummuseum.org. It along with the other Chaparrals displayed there will be transported to Monterey for the Rolex Monterey Historic Races.
Jim Hall and Jim Musser will be on hand at Monterrey to attend the celebration, and will be available to discuss further details of the Chaparral 2E Continuation of Series model.