Edelbrock is excited to announce their 11th Annual Car Show, which will be held on Saturday, May 14, 2016.

On Friday, May 13, 2016, Edelbrock will once again be opening the doors of their corporate headquarters and manufacturing facility to the public for free shop tours. Participants will get the opportunity to take a guided tour of Edelbrock’s Research & Development, Manufacturing and Quality Control departments.

This is a unique opportunity for automotive enthusiasts to see what it takes to design and manufacture high-quality performance products. Shop tours begin at 10am and will end at 2pm. Limited spots are available and are More >


New from radiator maestros, Coolex Heat Transfer are their new range of ‘Coolex’ branded cooling fans, which are universal fit (push and pull compatible) available in 7in, 9in, 10in, 12in, 14in and 16in sizes.

They are built by an OE manufacturer and produced from highest grade materials and carry ISO 9001 certification – These fans are a snip priced from just £30 inc VAT for the 10in unit.

More from www.coolexperts.co.uk or via 0115 942 3344 ENDS.


Great British Sports Cars’ parts division, Kit Spares has more new products to tempt you with including I note a range of Robin Hood 2B components – available NOW.

Flexible brake pipe mounts – BRA0082 – £17.99 inc VAT https://www.kitspares.co.uk/index.php?route=product/product&product_id=801

NEW carbon fibre Blank engine back plate – GRP0207 – £72 inc VAT https://www.kitspares.co.uk/index.php?route=product/product&product_id=1139

NEW Ford 1600cc Sigma Zetec SE engines – ENG0156 – £950 inc VAT https://www.kitspares.co.uk/index.php?route=product/product&product_id=1121&search=sigma

Seats – available in a choice of coloured piping and stitching to suit your car – INT0008 – £540 per pair inc VAT https://www.kitspares.co.uk/index.php?route=product/product&path=43_14_16&product_id=790&car=43

ATR Fuel filler caps vented and non-vented – FUE0154 – £78 inc VAT More >


This is an interesting socket and bit set from Laser Tools (part number 6428) – an innovative four-way reversible ratchet that features both 3/8in and ¼in socket drives and ¼in and 5/16in   bit drivers. The ratchet is beautifully finished and balanced and features a super-smooth 72-teeth ratchet at both ends.

The set includes:

  • 8 x ¼in drive sockets: 4.5mm, 5mm, 5.5mm, 6mm, 7mm, 8mm, 9mm, 10mm.
  • 6 x 3/8in drive sockets: 12mm, 13mm, 14mm, 16mm, 17mm, 19mm.
  • 18 x ¼in hex shank bits: Phillips head Ph1, Ph2, Ph3, PzDrive Pz1, Pz2, Pz3, and Flat 4mm, 5mm, 6mm.
  • Hex bits: 4mm, 5mm, 6mm and Star T10, More >


The new Trakrite camber bar (part number 77137) is a registered design and allows either of the Gunson camber gauges to be used with the wheels on the vehicle and the vehicle sitting on the ground. No problem usually with steel wheels but the magnetic base of the gauge will not clamp onto alloy wheels!

The Trakrite camber bar solves this problem. It is assembled in seconds and full instructions are included. It is easy to adjust and use; the top bracket allows for adjustment to the profile of the tyre, then adjust the wheel spacers to the top and bottom More >


New in at Rally Design is this top-selling video inspection camera made in Germany, which is now available exclusively (UK) from the Swanscombe, Kent-based company and is fully CE, FCC and ROHS compliant.

It features a 9mm waterproof camera with one metre of flexi tube and is tested to IP67 (waterproof standard) and has an effective un-obstructed range of ten metres.

Comes with a 3½in TFT-LCD screen (640 x 480-pixels), has a three x 200m focusing capability and is supplied in a secure blow-moulded hard-case.

The camera has an RRP of £53.88 inc VAT with more information from www.rallydesign.co.uk or 01227 792 792 ENDS.

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Although intended as a motorcycle unit, this could have real interest to kitcar drivers.

TomTom has launched the RIDER 410, a portable navigation device for motorcycles. The launch comes as TomTom marks the tenth anniversary of the very first RIDER and to celebrate, the new RIDER 410 Great Rides Edition comes with Lifetime World Maps and 100 of Europe’s most thrilling routes preinstalled – pre-tested by Tourenfahrer, one of the biggest route providers in Europe.

The TomTom RIDER 410 builds on the success of the TomTom RIDER 400, launched in February 2015, and comes with a range of new features, including Lifetime More >


The South African Birkin marque is a well-regarded kitcar brand and one that really should have made more impact in the UK, as those that own one of the car’s really like them.

The company is based in Durban and was founded back in 1982 by John ‘Birkin’ Watson, a huge fan of the original Lotus Seven, who set about building his own version and as invariably happens once friends saw the result of his efforts he was asked to build more.

Watson was actually born in Wales, the son of a vet, although his family moved to Zimbabwe (formerly Rhodesia) when More >


Zenos Cars has begun production of their high-performance E10 R, following the final sign-off of its suspension settings. The pinnacle of the E10 range is now being produced alongside its E10 and E10 S stablemates at the Zenos factory in Wymondham, Norfolk.

The Zenos E10 R is the third variant of the company’s E10 sports car line-up and uses a turbocharged 2.3-litre EcoBoost engine that produces 350bhp. With a dry weight of just 700kg, the E10 R boasts 500 bhp/tonne.

At the same time, the company is pleased to announce that the special E10 R Drive Edition has already sold out. Only 15 More >


Nice new product from Hawk Cars are these reproduction original-style washer jets as used on sixties AC Cobras and Aces. These exact copies are available NOW. More from www.hawkcars.co.uk or 01892 750 341 ENDS.

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