What the proposed MoT changes mean

The Department for Transport (DfT) has recently released a new propasal document called ‘Road Vehicles – Improving air quality and safety’. While this is primarily aimed at stopping a repeat of the dieselgate problems from large scale manufacturers, there is a section relating to MoT standards for newly registered kit cars. These can be found at section 4.10 to 4.13, reproduced here: 4.10  Kit cars … Continue reading What the proposed MoT changes mean

Birkin S3

This car was built from a self imported kit, and registered new in 2012. It is possibly the last Birkin to come into the UK. The car has a Duratec engine supplied new by ford. The engine is in standard form but has AT Power throttle bodies, and Specialist Components electronic mapping and control, producing 185BHP. The car has full weather gear, a cockpit cover … Continue reading Birkin S3

Win a pair of tickets to Race Retro 2018

Race Retro takes place this year on 23 to 25 February and has become a must-visit event for fans of historic motorsport and everything that surrounds it. With star drivers as guests, the Motor Sport magazine Live Stage, an autojumble, a live rally stage and a whole host of stunning cars and interesting exhibitors, it’s the place to be in February… One major feature of this … Continue reading Win a pair of tickets to Race Retro 2018

Win a pair of tickets to Autosport International 2018

This competition has now closed. Thanks to all those who have entered. Keep checking back at the website for new competitions. No sooner do we get back to work in the new year than the huge Autosport International event takes place at the NEC. The dates for this year are 11-14 January (the Thursday and Friday being trade days and the weekend public), and a … Continue reading Win a pair of tickets to Autosport International 2018