E-type and Frogeye racer

E-type and Frogeye racer

This week in the workshop we have a blue Frogeye Sprite in for a new gearbox. The owner was racing at the Motors TV live event at Mallory park at the weekend, when his gearbox expired in the qualifying session. MCR’s Dominic Mooney was also  at the event with the Sebring Sprite and loaned his spare gearbox to a competitor so he could make the race. The car is now in the workshop having the loan box removed and the original rebuilt and put back.   There is also a very nice example of an  E-type Jaguar in for an annual service, mot...

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Racer upgrades

Racer upgrades

Andy Southcott is the owner of this new MG Midget race car. he dropped the car off a couple of weeks ago for some upgrades to make it more competitive. A big brake conversion Top link kits New LSD diff Telescopic rear damper kit Pan-hard rod kit MCR axle pads Large fuel tank Once that’s all done it will have a major service and  pre race check over to include remove cylinder head recut valve seats plus general engine health check. It will then be finished off with a new Avon race slicks carefully fitted and balanced on site. This is...

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