Raceline has been at the forefront of performance Ford engines for many years and the company has supplied many complete units and upgrade parts to kitcar enthusiasts.

Their Zetec-R unit has proven popular and it’s now joined by a Duratec-R version based around either 2- or 2.5-litre versions.

Crikey, a Raceline Duratec-R will give this Elan hilarious performance

The 2-litre is available in 185bhp, 210bhp, 250bhp and 280bhp variants with a 2.5-litre available in the following strengths – 175bhp, 210bhp, 270bhp and 300bhp.

Raceline also sells a whole raft of performance parts for the Duratec engine including their renowned water rail (very popular with kitcar enthusiasts), crankshafts, cylinder heads, camshafts and even base engines.

Essential topper for your Duratec-R

2-litre base engines costs from £3000 inc VAT, a 2.5-litre base unit costs from £2394 inc VAT, with a Mazda MXR-variant from £3234 inc VAT.

For more information visit www.raceline.co.uk or call their Shrewsbury-based workshop on 01743 718 646 or the Surrey-based sales line on 01932 340 347 ENDS.