Fred Plater

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Fred Plater

Holden 253 V8 Engine

Fred Plater owns and drives the Yellow Super Modified No. N10 car.The car is equipt with a Holden V8 253, with a 600cfm Holley Carburettor., running on petrol.The car has an Edmonds style body with Coil over rear suspension and transverse front leaf springs. The car was originally built by Mark Banks.Unusual feature: runs a Holden V8 motor that drives a shortened Ford Borg Warnet 3 speed gear box.Believed to have run around Nyora, and the south east of Victoria. Drivers have included Vintage Club Members Mark Robinson and Peter Halloran.Fred always has the car turned out immaculately, and is a regular on the Vintage trail, Come out and see this great car!Fred son Paul sometimes drives the car, and they can both be seen in action in the photos above.Fred is also Treasurer of the Club, and gives generously of his time, his efforts, and those of his Wife, Anthea, are very much appreciated.

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