Spitfire Mk I rear mount released in 1977

Spitfire Mk I Specs (as listed in original advertising circa 1977)
Hard chine V Bottom Sports Runabout
Released: 1977
Length: 16’8″ (5 m )
Beam: 6’4″ (1.93m)
Seating: 6 Adults
Fuel Tank Capacity: 75 litres (16.4 gal)
Engine Options: 308 Holden 80 – 87 kph, –
351 ford 95 – 100 kph, – Leyland V8 74 – 78 kph.
Drive Systems: New exclusive Gilflite soft clutch or std dog clutch.
Dead Rise: 10 degrees
Hulls to take larger engines built on request.
Available as rear engine or centre drive with optional sports windscreen.
Available in stage 2 & 3
Options Chart: Metal Flake finish, Tinted Windscreen, Carpet, Seat Options include Bench Seat or Bucket Seats, Walk through turn about Bench Front Seat (not available in rear engine), Bubble Windscreen, Upholstered Side combings, Fitted full length Cover, Tonneau Cover, Borg Warner FWD & Reverse Gearbox, Large capacity Fuel Tank, Cockpit cont. Rolled Cav Plate, Soft Clutch.
Comment: A hard chine Vee Bottom Sports Runabout for the enthusiast who likes snappy looks and lively performance. This boat as handling abilities comparable to the Mk III Javelin while retaining a sporty appearance. Available as rear engine or centre drive with optional sports windscreen. Available in Stages 2 and 3

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