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12a Supercharged Rotary powered Hillman Imp

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69

  • Engine & Transmission

    • 1985 Mazda 12a Rotary running 1-100 premix
    • 48 Dellorto Sidedraught carb
    • Facet Redtop fuel pump
    • 4 gallon alloy baffled fuel tank
    • Filter King fuel filter/pressure regulator with fuel pressure gauge
    • Hurley performance intake
    • ITG intake filter
    • Double accelerator cable/linkage
    • Bespoke coolant pipes
    • Alloy header tank
    • Alloy oil catch tank
    • Relocated oil filter
    • Merlin motorsport oil lines and Goodrich connectors
    • Mocal oil thermostat
    • 25 row oil cooler with 8 inch fan (manual switch)
    • Front mount Alloy radiator with twin 12 inch fan (one on thermo-switch, one on manual switch)
    • Bespoke exhaust manifold with exhaust wrap
    • Micron race tail can
    • Oil Metering Pump removed and blocked off with alloy blanking plate
    • Bespoke engine/gearbox mounts (polyurethane)
    • Eaton M90 supercharger
    • Bespoke plenum
    • Toothed Gilmer drives
    • RX8 sump Baffle plate in sump
    • Jacobs Oldschool FC200 mutlispark system with rev limiter
    • Davies Craig Electic Water pump
    • Relocated Alternator
    • 1979 VW type 2 gearbox
    • Empi quickshift on bespoke linkage assembly
    • Kennedy Engineering (California) alloy adapter plate
    • Kennedy Engineering Stage 2 clutch
    • Modified VW flywheel
    • Mazda automatic counterweight Hybrid driveshafts: VW inner CV to Imp UJ outer, interference fit/TIG welded 1 inch diameter Stainless braided/copper clutch lines
    • Hybrid driveshafts: VW inner CV to Imp UJ outer, interference fit/TIG welded 1 inch diameter
    • Stainless braided/copper clutch lines
  • Suspension

    • Spax adjustable with adjustable platforms to front with 300lb 7 inch springs
    • Spax adjustable to rear with 800lb 8 inch racing springs
    • Polybushed all round
    • Camber adjusted front end
    • Seam welded/gusseted/strengthened swing arms/trailing arms
  • Interior

    • Sealed battery in battery box (in front)
    • FIA bucket seats
    • 3 point harnesses
    • Custom alloy dash
    • Motor meter gauges Oil temp Water temp Oil pressure Voltage Boost
    • Smiths Telemetrix speedometer
    • 10 inch steering wheel
    • FIA cut-off switch
    • Fire extinguisher
    • Strengthening plates for roll cage
    • 6-point Safety Devices rollcage
    • Bolt in harness bar
    • Welded in strut brace pickup points
    • Lightened doors
    • Polycarbonate windows (except windscreen)
    • Heated windscreen
    • ibreglass bonnet and boot
    • Bare-metal respray in Casablanca white (10L glacier white) with Rangers blue stripe
  • Exterior

    • Seam welded
    • Strengthening square section welded above swing arm location points
    • Strengthened seat fixings (from cills to tunnel)
    • Front shocker/spring carrier modified (access through bonnet)
  • Wheels & Brakes

    • Nissan Micra discs/callipers to front
    • Nissan Micra disks/Sierra Cosworth callipers to rear
    • Fly-off vertical hydraulic handbrake
    • Stainless braided/copper brake lines
    • Bias pedal box with dash adjuster. 0.7 to front 0.625 to rear
    • Minilight replica alloy wheels 6x13 all round
    • Colway 185 intermediates all round

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  • 1965 Hillman Imp

    1965 Hillman Imp

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    InteriorBare-metal respray in Casablanca white (10L glacier white) with Rangers blue stripe
    Interioribreglass bonnet and boot
    InteriorHeated windscreen
    InteriorPolycarbonate windows (except windscreen)
    InteriorLightened doors
    InteriorWelded in strut brace pickup points
    ExteriorFront shocker/spring carrier modified (access through bonnet)
    InteriorBolt in harness bar
    Interior6-point Safety Devices rollcage
    InteriorStrengthening plates for roll cage
    ExteriorStrengthened seat fixings (from cills to tunnel)
    ExteriorStrengthening square section welded above swing arm location points
    SuspensionSeam welded/gusseted/strengthened swing arms/trailing arms
    InteriorFire extinguisher
    InteriorFIA cut-off switch
    Interior10 inch steering wheel
    InteriorSmiths Telemetrix speedometer
    InteriorMotor meter gauges Oil temp Water temp Oil pressure Voltage Boost
    InteriorCustom alloy dash
    Interior3 point harnesses

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