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Austin 7 - Project (With Modified Engine)

Mon 03 Dec 2018

Name: Malcolm Gibson



Location: Cheshire

Price: Open to offers

Austin 7 single seater project – including modified engine. The car was originally a project by enthusiast Ant Anstead, which I have continued to develop.

Custom body in alloy and lowered chassis by Ant Anstead, car dismantled for upgrades. Custom built rear body with alloy fuel tank. Refurbished and shortened low ratio rear axle. Cambridge type front suspension, hydraulic brakes cable handbrake. 4 x 15 in offset wheels. Refurbished dynamo, panhard type nickel plated front racing axle with Austin 10 stubs, leaf springs and dampers (not currently fitted).

Engine & gearbox

•Engine bored out + 80 with larger valves, Renault pistons and rods with new shells and Pressure fed crankshaft,
•New Dante alloy head
•Deep finned alloy sump
•Carburettors with Speedex downdraft manifold.
•Refurbished close ratio gearbox with remote gearshift and refurbished clutch