Sylva J15

Chassis / Body

Purchased 2012 direct from Sylva, IVA passed 2014

Powder coated McLaren orange for main chassis all suspension

             parts and engine mounts satin black

Additional seat braces added

Body work– French blue

 Engine / Gearbox

Ford Puma 1700 Engine fully tuned by Northampton motorsports 

             to give a very usable 156bhp

Omex 600 ECU

Fuel injected on individual throttle bodies

Custom inlet manifold

RamAir air filter 

Sylva Stainless exhaust manifold (4-1)

Removable Stainless CAT (replaced by link pipe when not being MOT’d

Profusion Stainless Silencer

IB5 Gearbox with Puma ratio’s (perfectly suited to car)

Gear linkage via mechanical rod link using bearing rollers for a smooth action

Later model engine mounts to get rid of vibration

ENT24 drive shafts

The following items were replaced during build

Cambelt and auxiliary drive belts


Water pump

Thermostat and housing

Clutch / release bearing / pressure plate


Polo Radiator and fan (fan control via ECU)

Carbon side NACA ducts direct cool air to inlet 

13’’ Compomotive CXR wheels 6.5’’ running lower offset to give wider track and improve handling

Toyo R888 tyres –  185 / 60 / 13 front     205 /  60 /  13  rear

Escort quick ratio steering rack  –  new from Rally design

Front Caterham R500 uprights

Rear Sylva fabricated uprights


Front Hispec calipers finished in factory blue with EBC greenstuff pads and braided hoses

Rear Hispec handbrake calipers in factory blue with Hispec pads

Discs –  Fiesta all round

Individual Wilwood integral master cylinders (no remote fluid reservoir) Front brake, Rear brake, Clutch

Sylva pedal box with adjustable bias bar


Carbon panels where possible

Removeable SPA 270mm steering wheel with SPA boss

Koso Digital dash and Tim Gauges

Savage switches

Titon 3 inch (4 point) harness driver and passenger 

 Other Info

Lightweight Odessy Battery

Optional Light Covers

Sylva alloy fuel tank and filler cap

Powder coated panels

Double roll hoops (Optional extra)

Carbon aeroscreen (with acrylic lips)

Etec wing mirror

SPA central mirror

LED rear light cluster, side repeaters, fog and reverse lights

Twin tail pipes 

All stripes are removable

Aerocatch bonnet catches

Front hinged rear clam for easy engine access (better than rear hinged)

General Car Info

All IVA build documentation included

IVA pass 2014


Serviced with full Synthetic Oil every 12 months

Dry weather use only 

Always garaged 

Mileage 3181Car Location:Birmingham B31
Contact Information: 07815509639
Price:£9000 ono