Mini Spares can now offer the original, genuine spec. Rover baulk (synchro) rings for classic


Quality had previously been a problem with these Rover parts but this issue has now been

resolved and the parts now stocked are of superb quality.

Sold individually order as 22G2033, priced at £23.34 inc VAT.

For more details contact Mini Spares on 01707 607 700 or visit ENDS.


When converting a vehicle to electronic fuel injection you would have to consider adding a swirl pot to prevent fuel starvation and a high pressure fuel pump to meet the requirements of the new system.

Now Webcon has introduced the two combined into one and the assembly is suitable for Weber Alpha and all other popular makes of EFI systems. The swirl pot is handmade from lightweight alloy and comes with a blank mounting base that can be drilled to suit. The high-pressure fuel pump is based on the outstandingly successful similar items in the existing Webcon range and is a More >


tkc mag JULY/AUGUST is in the shops from next Friday (July 6) although we have copies available NOW.

If you’re interested in the exciting new RAZOR three-wheeler, then you need a copy of tkc mag July/August 2012 – in the shops JULY 6 (most WH Smith stores and other news outlets)



GD427 passes Australian Design Rules Test with flying colours. In order for any vehicle to be granted road-legal status in Australia, it must pass a series of tests, just like those of the IVA.

The Australian Design Rules (ADRs) are national Australian standards for vehicle safety, anti-theft and emission standards. They have been acclaimed as less arbitrary than those of other countries, and are said to have successfully prevented the importation of many dangerous imports over the years.

The Gardner Douglas GD427 has passed this examination without the need for any modification. GD boss, Andy Burrows, commented: “No other market competitor can More >


Those purveyors of fine top-notch aftermarket performance goods and upgraded parts, Nimbus Motorsport, has recently added Powerflex urethane bushes to their line-up.

If you’ve got a wonky ride or hear – and feel, no doubt – the odd crash and bang from underneath your car, or perhaps more seriously, suffer imprecise braking and uneven tyre wear they could all be signs that your old rubber suspension bushes are over-the-hill or are failing, then Powerflex could offer a cure.

Powerflex use a special type of polyurethane and say that their products have the ability to offer high performance without vibration, harshness or noise More >


Burton Power has announced top-quality aluminium bellhousings for the Escort Mk1 RS2000 and Escort Mk2 (RS/Mexico).

The bellhousings will also fit most other Ford four-cylinder engines such as the SOHC Pinto, Crossflow, Pre-Cross Flow, BDA/BDG, Lotus Twin Cam 1558cc 8v, CVH and Zetec E and can therefore be used to adapt to a Rocket/Type 9 gearbox.

It also has provision for the starter to be fitted to either side so is suitable for LHD and RHD applications. The Burton Escort Mk1 RS2000 and Escort Mk2 (RS/Mexico) bellhousing retails at £175 inc VAT with the release arm for this bellhousing priced at £42 More >


Mac Tools has launched a new limited edition toolbox for the summer. Available in red, black or blue colour schemes, the 23-drawer combination toolbox is a high-specification workstation designed for the professional. Features include recessed aluminium drawer pulls, pre-cut ‘sticky’ drawer liners, ball bearing track slides and a large storage area on the top chest which incorporates a lid with oil-filled lift cylinders.

To personalise the new workstations, Mac Tools is offering customers a choice of five different motorsport-inspired decal design themes. Customers can choose from BTCC Dynojet, BSB Kawasaki, MotoGP Yamaha, Precision Torque or Racing themes.

Additionally, as part of the More >


The new AC 378 GT Zagato, unveiled at the Geneva Motor Show earlier this year, will get its UK preview at the Goodwood Festival of Speed this weekend (June 29-July 1).

The superbly styled Italian-designed 378 has attracted enormous interest since it appeared at Geneva and British car fans can be expected on AC’s Goodwood stand in large numbers. Many more will be able to see the car as it is demonstrated on the famous test hill.

AC is now back in business, with its cars available from Brooklands Motor Company. Other UK dealers will be announced shortly. Together with Brooklands, these More >


Effective immediately, leading high performance drivetrain specialist RT Quaife Engineering Ltd is delighted to announce the purchase of all tooling, designs and intellectual property relating to the Tran-X brand of transmission components from its parent company Auto Sport Engineering of Coventry.

As such, Quaife is now able to offer Tran-X’s existing trade and retail customers the vast majority of the firm’s current range ex-stock, including the popular Tran-X clutch plate limited slip differentials, close-ratio gearkits and Ford English/Atlas axle crown-wheel and pinion sets.

Quaife has transferred production capability for the Tran-X range to its Sevenoaks headquarters, where manufacturing of new Tran-X stock More >


Among the exhibitors at Newark last weekend was KA experts and general Ford tuners and transplant specialists, Fenspeed, based in Peterborough.

Displayed on their stand, alongside a couple of their project cars, was a Lotus Seven-inspired sportscar that at first casual glance seemed to be a Locost, however, more in-depth inspection and a few questions to Gary Downes of Fenspeed revealed that Newark marked the launch of the Fenspeed Sprint, featuring a round-tube, TIG-welded and laser-cut spaceframe chassis, aluminium body and GRP nosecone and wings.

Although the prototype had a Ford Zetec engine installed, not surprising given the company’s specialisation, Gary revealed More >