Ring, the automotive lighting, workshop equipment and aftermarket specialist, has launched the new Under Bonnet Lamp RUBL1000, which benefits from three 5w LEDs to provide 1000 lumens of light output.

With an RRP of £99.99, RUBL1000 is the first under-bonnet lamp to be introduced to the Ring inspection lamp range, and is the ideal solution to hands-free working in typically dark workshop environments.

Lightweight, adjustable and suitable to mount on to the majority of vehicles, the RUBL1000 is a sturdy polycarbonate, ABS and aluminium construction. The length of the lamp is easily extended to fit the vehicle that a technician is working More >


I’ve been testing out the very interesting Snooper My-Speed XL – a very easy to use device that displays and alerts you to speed limits and changes in limits throughout Western Europe.

Plus, it incorporates Snooper’s award-winning GPS speed trap detection technology supplied by AURA™. With FREE speed camera updates. The My-Speed XL software will display the speed limit of the road you’re travelling on, plus your current speed in large format (the screen size is 4.3). This helps drivers to quickly see the speed limit and their current speed, protecting their driving licence and keeping them free from hefty fines

Snooper My-Speed XL has been launched as More >


These new Clubman Race Scales from Brown & Geeson are fitted with heavy-duty flexible cables.

The easy to use control pad displays the vehicle’s four corner weights, the cross weights and percentages, all at once.

The control pad features a low power consumption level with a rechargeable battery life of 40- hours and has the option to save vehicle set ups for future reference. A protective carry case is included to protect and transport the control pad, cables and mains power adaptor. The power unit comes with a UK plug and a Euro adaptor to enable operation in the UK and across More >



Webcon has announced that it now has stocks of the Weber PF07/03 throttle position sensor as used on the Weber 30CFM and 34CFM single point injection systems fitted to Ford 1.1, 1.3, 1.4 and 1.6-litre engines between 1989 and 1993.

Order as part number WTP029 at £86 inc VAT and available from 01932 787 100 or via www.webcon.co.uk ENDS.


New from Classic Plating is the electrolytic metal cleaning system, which is a must for any restorer. It will easily remove rust, paint and grease from any metal parts, without the need to resort to wire brush, sand-blaster or highly-corrosive chemicals and it’s easy on the parts.

Setting it all up is easy with the included comprehensive instruction guide. The kit, which makes 60-litres of electrolyte contains:

Heavy duty electrolyte chemicals for steel, cast iron etc.

Light duty electrolyte chemicals for delicate items, aluminium and other alloys.

5.5 litre tank

Steel Anodes

Wiring pack

Rubber gloves.

Dust mask

Safety data sheets.

Comprehensive user guide

All this for just £16.50 with more More >


Genuine Ford/Motorcraft 2WD Cosworth YB water pumps have been obsolete for around a year now. To cover the shortfall, Burton Power has invested in new tooling to reproduce this part, in cast iron, to OEM specifications.

Following a nine-month design, development and production period, the water pumps are now in stock and available via this link: https://www.burtonpower.com/ford-motorcraft-water-pump-ford-sierra-cosworth-2wd-yb-epw66.html

Order as part number: EPW66 at £119.88 inc VAT.

Also available:

Following a similar investment two-years ago 4WD Cosworth/RS500 water pumps are also now available again : https://www.burtonpower.com/water-pump-ford-sapphire-escort-cosworth-yb-4wd-rs500-epw12.html

Order as part number: EPW12 at £146.21 incl VAT.

More information from 0208 554 2281 or at the other end of More >


As manufacturers turn to COB (chip-on-board) technology for portable workshop lights, Laser Tools has just introduced this COB Worklight (part number 6760). The energy-saving characteristics of the COB light source are demonstrated by a remarkable energy consumption of just 15w while offering bright illumination with a useful spread of light. The worklight also runs cool, which is nice to know when working under the bonnet.

The unit comes with a powerful magnetic stand, which features twin universal joints enabling the light to be positioned just where you need it. There are two levels of brightness, high is rated at 1200 lumens, More >



Mini Spares has just released a brand new five-port, alloy head for the classic Mini. The new C-AHT347 alloy head is based on the original Cooper ‘S’ 12G1805 version of the 12G940 casting with eleven studs.

Externally, the new alloy head is a replica of the Cooper ‘S’ 940 casting and is already gas flowed for performance in its standard form.

As most users dispense with the by-pass hose, the by-pass hose connector hole is not drilled.

C-AHT347 uses 35.6 x 29.3mm standard material valves, which costs £1231-9 inc VAT. However, most purchasers are expected to opt for 35.7 x 29.5mm race quality More >


The last few years has seen Rota Wheels emerge as one of the world’s leading alloy wheel manufacturers, with a bulging portfolio of stunning designs as beautiful as they are iconic. The firm’s already impressive line-up has just been bolstered by the addition of an all new design, the pretty Slipstream, a lightweight wheel that looks set to be a huge hit within the UK’s ceaselessly inventive modified car scene.

Drawing on its wealth of collective experience within this incredibly competitive industry, Rota set out to develop a wheel that would blend elements of motorsport aggression with the more subtle, understated More >


If you are adding accessories, restoring a classic or upgrading an engine the problem of how best to protect sensitive wires, cables and hoses is going to arise.

Now, thanks to thermal protection experts DEI, you can add a protective sleeve without having to disconnect the ends of the item you are covering.

DEI’s Protective Split Sleeve easily wraps around existing installations to protect from heat, abrasion and the elements and is also solvent resistant and no splicing is needed.

It assists with organising wires, cables, and hoses giving your engine bay a clean and professional look. It is not only easy to More >

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