Can’t beat a 27 litre tank/plane engine, I think he had to use an auto bus gearbox to handle the torque.
And a step up ratio to make it go more than 50mph.
I’d forgotten that.
Rolls Royce apparently (see Ugly Car thread)
Having owned a Mini 1000 and driven a performance 1.4 Supercharged Mk1 Mini, would like one of these
I’ve been a passenger in a VTEC conversion, and they are rapid!
Over here they usually extend the front of the car by about 3-4" to fit everything in, or use a clubman front, or cut the front off and use a space frame and a fibreglass flip front or summat.
It was impressive, but I’m a bit of a purist and like an A series in the mini, and just tuned/modded etc.
I really miss mine!
Me at some track day somewhere…
It had all the right bits underneath, but appeared to be a standard Sportspack on the top
I was about to use “cut and paste” but couldn’t be bothered.
The 4 spotlights were pretty standard even if they weren’t hooked up.
You need a haircut young man.
The shape of perfection!