Short DescriptionAcquired in late September 2013 in a bad state with engine and rear beam damaged. Not been on the road since 2008 and stored outside in all that time. No major body or under-body corrosion, winner!
Car Type / UsageRoad car
Engine & GearboxStandard 130 bhp 1905cc engine. New clutch and quickshift. New standard full exhaust painted and fitted. Constella gear rods fitted. Engine and gearbox degreased and painted with silver enamel.
Suspension & SteeringRear beam fully rebuilt, painted red/yellow/black and new 309 NOS rear shocks fitted. New front shocks, springs and bushes too. Front subframe powdercoated. New driveshafts, bearings, TCAs and ARB bushes too.
BrakesNew discs/pads and calipers all round. Refurbished servo and new master cylinder fitted. New copper/nickel brake pipes throughout and new braided hoses.
Wheels & Tyres5 Standard refurbished Goodwood Speedlines. 5 x new Continental 2s.
Bodywork & ExteriorRespray in May 2015 to remove lacquer peel and fading and under bonnet repaint too. NOS dealer 309 mudflaps fitted. New rear reflective panel and all new lights fitted. Under rear arches and underside painted with Hammerite green paint to protect against further corrosion. Front arches painted when car resprayed.
Interior & ICEPioneer 55 BT head unit with bluetooth and AUX in. New 3 way speakers fitted front and rear with Pioneer under seat Sub for better bass reproduction. Refurbished Goodwood gearknob and wheel reinstated. 309 Goodwood full mat and boot mat set including Goodwood logo on fronts and rears and boot mat.
Comments & PlansCar MOTd on 12/8/15 and no being used as a temporary daily to iron out teething issues. Manchester Classic and NEC Classic attendance planned in 2015. Longer term plans involve possibly AC fitting and heated seats front and rear.