GET ALIGNED WITH POWERFLEX

Powerflex has announced a new range of PowerAlign products that will be more ‘hardware’-based and offer innovative solutions to improve chassis geometry.

The first two products include a new range of camber bolt kits and a simple camber setting tool. By simply substituting the original upper bolts on two bolt suspension struts for PowerAlign Camber Bolts, this allows up to +/-1.75degs of camber change.

This is an easy fix for camber issues and a perfect add-on for any suspension bush change.

The bolts are made using a 12.9 tensile, zinc-plated high strength steel. Naturally these parts are covered under the terms of our More >

MOMO GETS ‘HYPER’

As part of their continued 50th anniversary celebrations, iconic Italian styling brand, MOMO, has released a new road wheel, which features the classic five-spoke design harking back to the styles featured on some of the classic performance and racecars of the past 50 years.

The new Hyperstar is 100 per cent MOMO and bears the iconic name cast into one of the spokes, repeated on the centre-cap to ensure no one is left in doubt as to this wheel’s pedigree.

The wheel is available in Hypersilver finish and in five-stud fitments only, while it is runflat and TPMS compatible and available in More >

IN THE HOOD

Summer may be coming but it still gets a bit nippy in the evenings so this new piece of attire could be just the thing for you. Leading suspension specialists, GAZ Shocks, now has their own branded hoodies available for purchase!

Sizes range from small to Mr Creosote-spec XXL at £28.99 inc VAT and delivery.

For further details visit www.gazshocks.com ENDS.

COOL BMW Z3 CONVERSION

We’ve been following the development of the Bertini GT25 here on totalkitcar.com, along with the JAKABI JA8, and watched with interest as the BMW Z3-based body conversion has taken shape from early snapshots to the impressive finished article seen here…it’s due for public launch at the National Kit Car Motor Show, May 4/5.

The Bertini GT25 is an original design, body panel replacement kit to fit all versions of the BMW Z3, which may not be the car of your dreams in original guise, but offers superb Bavarian mechanicals and with the addition of Bertini-boss, Anthony Cherry’s GT25 kit package, is transformed.

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COVER UP!

Spoke to a friend of a friend the other day who is a welcome new arrival to the wonderful world of kitcars.

He found a really nice Fisher Sportscars-era, Fury that he picked-up for a relative song and is totally smitten, as I knew he would be. He phoned his insurance company for a quote but was appalled at the premium they wanted, although he said it took them ages to understand exactly what the car was…

I gave him a gentle steer to our ‘specialist insurers’ list and explained that mainstream insurers don’t really understand kitcars and as such can’t offer More >

FORGET WOOLWORTHS – THIS IS WOOLIES

Woolies, those meisters of all things of a trim and weather gear nature, has announced a brand new website, making it even easier to buy their superb range of products that have kept kit, classic and specialist car enthusiasts like you and I, on the road in comfort and nice and dry for many, many years.

The Market Deeping company’s boss-lady, Louise Woolstenholmes, said: “You can still enjoy the same excellent service, keen pricing and friendliness that we are famous for, from your computer, tablet or mobile phone. Please try it out and while you’re there don’t forget to connect with More >

A NEW FACET TO SVC…

New from SVC are these solid state Facet electronic fuel pumps that provide outputs up to 132.5-litres/hour and 0.68-bar.

The Facet ‘Cube’ fuel pumps are self-priming with a dry-lift capacity of 120in.

A universal fit they are ideal for all manner of kit and specialist cars and all pumps are suitable for petrol, diesel, blended alcohol and various concoctions of fuel additive.

Kits include the Facet Cube pump, 1 x 8mm straight union, 1 x 8mm filter union and a mounting kit, with road-use pumps (130bhp) at £54 inc VAT, fast road (150bhp) at £55 inc VAT and competition pumps (180bhp) at £60 More >

IT’S IN THE BAG

There’s just something special about a proper leather tool bag that just adds to the whole specialist and classic car owning experience. New to the Gunson range is this beautiful classic leather example, part no 77127, generously sized, strong and robust, and a perfect addition to any classic car enthusiast’s collection.

The approximate size is 150 x 145 x 380mm and it’s made from heavy duty leather with stitched and metal riveted seams. The bag is secured with three straps and high quality buckles and features an adjustable shoulder strap.

Enthusiasts will find this one indispensable for keeping all those essential tools More >

DON’T MÜNCHEN IT

Wolfrace, one of the UK’s best-known alloy wheel brands, has announced the Munich, Turismo and Assassin GT wheels, the first of nine new designs that are set to appear in 2014.

Each of the three wheels offers something different to vehicle owners.

First up is the 8 x 18in Munich, an ‘OE’ style design made up of seven v-shaped spokes that dip from the rim edge to the centre of the wheel thus creating a concave profile. Available in black and polished, Silver and polished or all black. Wolfrace Eurosport Munich will initially be available for five-stud hubs, with a suggested retail More >

GOING TO CALIFORNIA IN A ‘SEVERN’ SPEEDSTER

Severn Classics, sister company of Veranti Motor Company, and run by Steve ‘Sport’ Griffiths, offers its own range of kits including an Austin Healey ‘Frogeye’ Sprite package at £1750 alongside their eclectic classic car restoration work.

They’ve announced this week that they have also purchased the old Speedster projects formerly sold under the DJ Sportscars and Covin banners, and Steve will offer the standard kit and also the California variant.

Kit prices have yet to be announced but will be at the budget end of the market while offering what Steve describes as “genuine value for money” – the company will be More >