Factory Built Speedsters
Hand-built by Chesil, the world-renowned Chesil Speedster 356 Replica is a vehicle of the highest quality, and one that carries a long-standing reputation as a leader in its field. Our attention to detail and high standard of workmanship, along with an ongoing policy of development and improvement, has ensured the longevity of this timeless classic.
Build Your Own Speedster
For the creative enthusiast we also make the Chesil Speedster 356 Replica available in kit form for home assembly. All of the components that we use to build Chesil Speedsters at the Chesil works are available for our self-build customers. A Chesil self-build project is a superb option for those who like to get a little more involved with their vehicles.
The Chesil Speedster is a replica of a famous 2-seater sports car from the 1950s, and closely resembles the 1957 model year, its distinctive, classic lines never failing to impress even non-car enthusiasts.
For those who want to be close to the original iconic Speedster. VW Beetle running gear and the traditional ﬂat 4 air cooled Beetle engine and gear box. 1600, 1800 and 2000cc engines are available.
For those wanting to embrace modern technology in a retro style Speedster. The Chesil E features a Hyper 9 Electric motor and Tesla batteries, producing equivalent to 120bhp with a 180–200 mile range.
The Leading Speedster Replica Manufacturer.
The Chesil Motor Company proudly holds the position of being the leading Speedster 356 Replica manufacturer. Although we are widely known for our factory built Speedsters, we are also a leading kit car manufacturer. In fact Chesil have been described by Which Kit? Magazine as ‘a proud standard-bearer for the British kit car industry as a whole’. Whether you choose factory built or self build, petrol or electric, you can be the owner of the ultimate Replica Speedster.