I have seen this car in person, at the side of the road at a nursery, on Saltspring island, which is a small cottaging island off the coast of Western Canada. It was a surprise find to say the least.
Looking at it closely, it has a tube frame and many racing looking parts, so I don't think it was a kit car, but I could be wrong, which is why I put it in quotes.
It says on the side, M8B (I think it's a B), but I have yet to find a similar looking enclosed car with the lights on the front. They all look like this:
The car reminds me of the "Coyote X" from the 80's show Hardcastle and McCromick,
but the above car was based on the Mclaren M6BGT: